MIAMI, August 23, 2017 – Mi9 Retail, a leading global provider of omni-channel software solutions, is proud to announce its new partnership with Altavant Consulting.  Altavant provides retail services and technology that are intuitive and designed to increase customer conversion.  The company is located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), providing an ideal gateway to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries for Mi9 Retail.  This collaboration will broaden the Mi9 Retail business services infrastructure and give Mi9 a local presence for software implementation services and training.

“There are many exciting opportunities in the Middle East and North Africa including rapid growth in the retail sector, the design and implementation of VAT across the GCC, and the emergence of Dubai as a city driving technology innovation for the region,” said Haruka Marufuji, Managing Partner of Altavant Consulting.  “Altavant’s mission is to be a leader in retail consulting, and we are thrilled and proud to partner with Mi9 Retail.”

“Our partnership with Altavant in Dubai demonstrates our ‘win local, grow global’ philosophy,” said Neil Moses, CEO at Mi9 Retail. “With many of our clients expanding into emerging markets, they can feel confident that Mi9 Retail is capable of supporting their international growth, especially in the Persian Gulf area.  Offering local service to our international clients is just one more way Mi9 Retail is equipping them to handle the challenges of conducting business on a global scale.”

About Altavant Consulting

Altavant is a retail innovation broker – providing services and cutting edge technology that are intuitive and designed to ignite customer conversion. Our ‘plug-and-play’ solutions integrate best in class retail systems to empower store operations, create seamless Omni-Channel setup and establish mobile & in-store digital innovation such as ‘just walk out shopping’. The French and Japanese founders are like the company – bridging extensive worldwide experience in retail technology and marketing innovation. Altavant is based in Dubai – a retail luxury hub – helping customers around the world.  Visit for more information.

About Mi9 Retail

Mi9 Retail is passionate about helping retailers create great experiences for our customers – online, in-store, and on any device. We know that great retail experiences happen when optimized inventory management intersects perfectly with well-executed customer engagement strategies to deliver higher customer loyalty, better margins, and a more engaged workforce. Our solutions for merchandise management, digital commerce, and store operations are used by leading retailers across the globe. Mi9 Retail is headquartered in Miami, FL, with operations in North America, Europe, and Asia. Visit for more information.