Press Release

Acne Studios selects Board to transform allocation replenishment

Thursday, 08 April 2021 - Chiasso, Switzerland and Boston, US

Board’s merchandise planning expertise boosts allocation replenishment at Stockholm-based fashion house

Board International, the #1 Decision-Making Platform provider, today announced that Stockholm-based fashion house Acne Studios has selected Board for allocation replenishment.

Acne Studios selected Board to transform brand’s existing allocation replenishment processes, as part of a broader merchandise planning strategy for the Swedish fashion label.

Since its inception in 1996, Acne Studios has taken a multidisciplinary approach to fashion, the Stockholm-based house mirrors founder and creative director Jonny Johansson’s interests in photography, art, architecture and contemporary culture.

“Board’s powerful decision-making platform enables us to make better allocation replenishment decisions, save time and resource, and improve the accuracy of merchandise plans,” said Mattias Magnusson, CEO of Acne Studios

“The ability to make informed decisions resulting in greater accuracy and optimisation of inventory, is crucial to effective allocation replenishment and retail success,” said Gavin Fallon, Managing Director for Northern Europe, Middle East, India & Africa at Board International.

“We are delighted to be helping Acne Studios boost allocation replenishment with our proven retail decision-making expertise in merchandise planning,” continued Fallon.



About Acne Studios

Acne Studios is a Stockholm-based fashion house with a multidisciplinary approach. Through founder and Creative Director Jonny Johansson’s interest in photography, art, architecture and contemporary culture, an alternative path has been found, turning Acne Studios into a well-respected creator of ready-to-wear, magazines, furniture, books and exhibitions.

The collections are defined by Jonny Johansson’s signature juxtaposing design and attention to detail, with an emphasis on tailoring and an eclectic use of materials and custom-developed fabrics. The collections cover men’s and women’s ready-to-wear, footwear, accessories and denim. 



About Board

Board is the #1 Decision-Making Platform. Founded in 1994, Board International enables people to have a transformative impact on their business, helping them to intuitively play and create with data in a flexible, all-in-one Decision-Making Platform. By unifying Business Intelligence, Corporate Performance Management, and Predictive Analytics, the Board platform allows companies to produce a single, accurate, and complete view of business information, gain actionable insights, and achieve full control of performance across the entire organization. Thanks to Board, global enterprises such as M&S, Coca-Cola, Ricoh, KPMG, Puma, Siemens, and ZF Group have deployed end-to-end decision-making applications at a fraction of the time and cost associated with traditional solutions.