X
Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.
Get free sample report

Compare Software Solutions
Visit the TEC store to compare leading software solutions by funtionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.
Compare Now
 

 pos control retail inventory

Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

Get free sample report
Compare Software Solutions

Visit the TEC store to compare leading software by functionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.

Compare Now

Point of Sale (POS) Systems

A point-of-sale (POS) system helps retailers automate transactions. POS solutions are used in retail stores where sales associates must enter sales, refunds, layaways, transfers, etc. POS systems typically consist of some form of electronic cash register and may include credit or debit card processing. Such systems are generally used wherever goods or services are exchanged for monetary value, including the hotel and restaurant industry and in retail environments.  

Evaluate Now

Documents related to » pos control retail inventory

CitiXsys iVend Retail 5.0 for Point-of-sale Retail Certification Report


CitiXsys product iVend Retail is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of point-of-sale (POS) solutions in the Wholesale and Retail Trade Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

pos control retail inventory  online evaluation of point-of-sale (POS) solutions in the Wholesale and Retail Trade Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary. Read More

Lawson's Approach to the Retail Market


Lawson Retail Operations Suite solutions are built for high-volume retail enterprises and encompass a range of activities, including the management of item information, category planning and review, assortment, pricing, promotions, warehouse replenishment, multichannel ordering, store replenishment, forecasting, and order determination.

pos control retail inventory  during the recent and possibly still ongoing economic malaise, in part as the consumers have been stretching their credit card balances and limits. Generating more than $3 trillion (USD) annually in sales, retail is the second largest industry in the US, as reported by the US Census Bureau in April 2003. However, on the other hand, the sector has been demanding on both the software vendors'' and their prospective customers'' capabilities, since retail organizations and their suppliers alike are constantly Read More

Epicor Retail: Behind the Counter


The retailing paradigm is shifting from connecting, beyond engaging, to inspiring customers. Epicor Retail software solutions are responding to this market trend through mobility, enhancing customer engagement, and multichannel retailing. TEC principal analyst P.J. Jakovljevic sits down with Epicor’s director of product marketing, retail software, to discuss how Epicor Retail sets itself apart from the competition.

pos control retail inventory  allows retailers to share POS functions and logic with other channels and devices. Development and GA of Enterprise Store Central —a centrally based Epicor Retail Store module that offers a collection of capabilities for assisting in the management of the store estate. The product provides a central resource for a number of features that require a consolidated view and is integrated to the IBM Systems Director management product. Development and GA of Epicor Retail Assortment Planning . Addition of a Read More

Retail Market Dynamics for Software Vendors Part One: Software Requirements for Retail


Although the retail and wholesale customers have typically invested a low proportion of their total revenues in information technology, retail industry leaders have begun to demonstrate an ability to achieve market advantage through the effective use of specialized enterprise applications. As a result, the requirement for all retailers to increase their investment in IT and adopt best practices has thus grown.

pos control retail inventory  time . In addition to POS technology upgrades and replacements, increasing the use of mobile technology and improving the use of store-centric forecasting, planning, and replenishment (CFPR) systems are often cited as next acquisition steps by prospective retailer users. For more information on some innovative store execution ideas, such as to equip store associates with wireless technology that offers a more assisted and informed customer interaction through, e.g., on-the-spot comparisons as well as Read More

Retail Systems: A Primer


The core components of a retail information system are inventory management, inventory optimization, revenue management, sales management, and reports and inquiries. Non-core components can include financial, supply chain management, enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, and warehouse management systems.

pos control retail inventory  diagnostic mode, and a POS request for information (RFI) is available from TEC. Reports and inquiries . Merchandisers use reports and inquiries daily to extract information that upper management can understand and can use to take appropriate actions, if necessary. This information provides a bird''s eye view of sales and quantity on hand at a corporate level. Reports and inquiries enable analysis of the performance of sites, of styles on numerous levels (e.g., color, dimension, size, characteristics, or Read More

Microsoft Reveals Growing Retail Proficiency at NRF 2015


TEC's P.J. Jakovljevic takes a look at new Microsoft retail technology and how it's being used by retailers to make the shopping experience more personal and relevant.

pos control retail inventory  own responsive design mobile POS and clienteling software within its retail platform and it is getting a major seal of approval by Toshiba here.   There was also an announcement of the release of a joint Microsoft Dynamics and Sitecore e-commerce solution to tackle behavioral tracking with an e-commerce engine. To learn more about these partnerships that are major endorsements for the Microsoft Dynamics retail platform, see Microsoft’s blog post on the topic.   Microsoft Technology Serves Up Digitally Read More

Effective Inventory Analysis


For many distributors, inventory is the largest and perhaps the most important asset. Inventory ties up more money than buildings or equipment, and is often less “liquid.” It is crucial, then, that distributors develop and use a comprehensive set of tools that allows close monitoring of the performance of inventory investments. Read more about simple measurements that can help you maximize your investment in inventory.

pos control retail inventory  inventory manangement,inventory solution,inventory process,stock analysis,warehouse management,manage inventory,warehouse management software Read More

Macintosh Retail Group to Use Progress Pacific PaaS


During the Progress Exchange 2013 conference, Progress announced that Macintosh Retail Group (MRG), a large-scale retailer in the lifestyle and fashion sector, will deploy the Progress Pacific platform as a service (PaaS). The decision is part of the company's modernization of key systems to facilitate for its customers a consistent brand experience. MRG’s retail and product

pos control retail inventory  (ERP), point of sale (POS), logistics, and the Web site’s back-end systems, none of which had been originally designed with cross-channel capabilities. However, MRG opted instead to modernize its existing ERP system using the Progress Pacific platform, consisting of the Progress Rollbase , Progress OpenEdge 11.3 , Progress OpenEdge BPM , and Progress Corticon products. The Netherlands-based retailer is the first major global company to deploy Progress’ novel technology introduced earlier in August. It Read More

MID Retail Is Now Logility Voyager Retail Optimization


Logility recenlty announced the availability of Logility Voyager Retail Optimization V5.4. This latest module of the Logility Voyager Solutions suite stems from the company’s mid-2014 acquisition of MID Retail.

pos control retail inventory  industry watch, retail, logility, nrf, scm, supply chain management, voyager, assortment planning, merchandising, retail optimization, Read More

JDA’s Big Data Retail Analytics Provides Omnichannel Insight


Retail planners and store managers are sitting on a potential treasure trove of customer data, yet retailers struggle to offer relevant merchandise. JDA Software is one provider of retail planning solutions that is responding to its customers’ needs for big data retail analytics.

pos control retail inventory  habits and preferences (including POS data, loyalty programs, social media, and other sources) of the local shoppers who actually shop at the store rather than simply on area demographics that makes broad and generalized assumptions. JDA FOCUS 2015 attendees had the opportunity to experience the big data retail analytics capabilities of JDA’s Retail.Me via several presentations and hands-on demonstrations throughout the conference. Retail assortment, item selection, and item allocation to stores have Read More

Control Technology Solutions


Control Technology Solutions is a leading software solutions provider focused on enabling clients to get the most return on their technology, resources and investments. Our proprietary product, softWrench™, enhances and simplifies the robust capabilities of Maximo and other IBM Tivoli solutions.

pos control retail inventory  Technology Solutions Control Technology Solutions is a leading software solutions provider focused on enabling clients to get the most return on their technology, resources and investments. Our proprietary product, softWrench™, enhances and simplifies the robust capabilities of Maximo and other IBM Tivoli solutions. Read More

Tyco Retail Extends RFID & IoT Across the Store Floor and the Supply Chain


Tyco Retail Solutions, a global vendor of retail performance and security solutions, has nearly 50 years of experience in the realm of loss prevention. In this vendor note TEC's P.J. Jakovljevic takes a look at Tyco's RFID expertise and the vendor's recent releases in areas outside of loss prevention, as well as the platform upon which Tyco's solutions are based, the TrueVUE Retail Platform.

pos control retail inventory  Tyco Retail, Internet of Things, IoT, RFID, retail supply chain, loss prevention, TrueVUE, retail security Read More

Inventory Reduction: Effectively Turning Excess Into Cash


In virtually all manufacturing companies, there is a direct correlation between inventory levels and overall business performance. In fact, CEO's and CFO's believe that their companies consistently carry 25 to 40 percent or more inventory than is needed.

pos control retail inventory  lead to the very opposite of what management wants to happen. Management needs to tackle the problem using a fact-based approach, allowing for accurate, careful adjusting of individual spigots to rebalance supply with demand. Finance, without the right information at hand, is often driven by a balance sheet view of the problem, is often the cheerleader for the global squeeze approach to cut inventories. The big problem with the across-the-board global squeeze is that it almost always reduces plant Read More

Kronos and Axsium Tackle Retail Workforce Big Data


Kronos and Axsium Group have jointly launched a retail store performance plug-in on top of Kronos Workforce Analytics to sift through big data for guided decision making and business performance tracking.

pos control retail inventory  industry watch, retail analytics, nrf, workforce management, wfm, retail BI, big data, workforce analytics Read More

ALDI Nord Selects SAP Retail


German supermarket chain ALDI Nord has selected the SAP for Retail solution portfolio to support its healthy growth and modernize its retailing. The standard enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution will replace the company's previous in-house system and will be used to manage retail processes at all company locations, from orders and warehouse management to store deliveries.

pos control retail inventory  industry watch, erp, retail, sap, cebit Read More