Blue Martini Software to Announce Joint Initiatives With National Retail Federation (NRF) Thursday 11 January 2001 PDF Print Blue Martini Software to Announce Joint Initiatives With National Retail Federation (NRF)- New York, NY Jan 14-15, 2001 Blue Martini Software, a provider of enterprise software applications that help companies understand, target and interact with their customers and business partners, will announce joint initiatives with the National Retail Federation (NRF) at the NRF Annual Convention and EXPO held from January 14-15 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City, NY. Blue Martini Software will participate in joint press conferences and company representatives will be available to speak to members of the press either by prior appointment, or at booth 957 at the EXPO. Additional information: Blue Martini Software sponsors IXRetail Demo: Blue Martini Software will sponsor the first public demonstration of IXRetail. The IXRetail workshop will be held on Jan. 14, 2001 at the NRF Annual Conference from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Eastern Standard Time in room IE16 of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Announced earlier this week by the NRF, IXRetail is part of a cooperative effort of the Association for Retail Technology (ARTS), which is a division of the NRF, and ActiveStore, a Microsoft-led standards initiative, and plans to deliver a set of standard XML messages for a range of retail applications and functions. Blue Martini Software is an underwriting sponsor of the event and will demonstrate an example of cross channel retailing involving integration between web operations and a physical retail store. Blue Martini Software to Announce Product Attribute Initiative with NRF: Blue Martini Software expects to announce a new initiative with NRF regarding standardisation of product attributes in the retail industry. Members of the media are invited to a press conference on Monday from 11-12:30 Eastern Standard Time in room 1B05 at the Convention Center to learn more. About Blue Martini Software Blue Martini Software provides enterprise software applications to understand, target and interact with customers. Companies deploy Blue Martini applications to interact with customers and business partners on the Web, via call centres, in stores, over wireless devices, through e-mail, direct mail and on marketplaces. Business people use Blue Martini applications to manage catalogues, content, transactions, analysis and personalisation. Companies that interact directly with customers build their brands more effectively than those using only traditional media, resulting in increased revenue opportunities across all channels. Blue Martini's customers include Oncology Therapeutics Network (OTN), Polaroid Corporation, Systemax, Canadian Tire Corporation, Giant Eagle Grocery, Harley-Davidson, Levi Strauss & Co. and Saks Fifth Avenue. Blue Martini can be reached at 650-356-4000 or http://www.bluemartini.com "Blue Martini," and "Blue Martini Software" are trademarks of Blue Martini Software, Inc. 2600 Campus Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403. Other product and company names may be the trademarks of their respective owners. This news release includes forward-looking statements that are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those referred to in the forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to: delays in the development or release of new products or product enhancements by Blue Martini, risk as related to market acceptance of Blue Martini's product; customisation, deployment and/or operational delays or errors associated with Blue Martini's product or those of third parties; Blue Martini's need to maintain and enhance business relationships with systems integrators and other parties; activities by Blue Martini and others regarding protection of intellectual property; and release of competitive products and other actions by competitors. Further details on these risks are set forth in Blue Martini's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), including its filing on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2000. These filings are available on a Web site maintained by the SEC at http://www.sec.gov. 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