Author: Multidev Technologies

2016 RIS Software LeaderBoard Survey

There’s no “Oops” that we did it AGAIN! Multidev Technologies climbs the RIS Software Leaderboard for the third year running! The RIS Retail Software LeaderBoard (commonly referred to as the “Oscars of Retail Technology”)...

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5 Profitable Retail Specialties

In retail, there are almost as many specialties as there are retailers. Of course, there are popular mainstays – jewelry, department stores, sporting goods, home decor, footwear, and apparel, to name a few. But...

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5 Musts for Home Decor Retailers

If you manage a home decor retail store, there are five areas of your operation that you cannot skimp on. In other words, these five areas of retail operations are essential elements to a...

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Why Your Jewelry Store is Dangling Like a Chain

Jewelry retail is a different kind of retail. Your business is different than other types of retail stores because your customers are looking at quality more than anything else. Jewelry is a luxury item....

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How to Manage Your Department Store Efficiently

Efficiency and employee performance are the key to managing a profitable department store. To make that happen, you need a retail management solution that can keep up with all of your important processes and...

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Congratulations Cleveland Indians!

The Cleveland Indians haven’t won the World Series since 1948, but they have a shot at it this year. The last time Cleveland played in the World Series was 1997. At ChainDrive, we love...

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5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Footwear Retail Management Solution

Footwear retailers have a lot of sole, pardon the pun. If you don’t want customers giving your retail store the boot, however, you’ll need to take great care to manage the operations smoothly. Not...

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What Makes Mobile Marketing Different?

Mobile marketing for retailers is different than traditional marketing because it allows you to reach your target clientele when they’re on the move. Using SMS messaging and modern technology, you can send direct messages...

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Planning for Profitability

Profitable retail businesses don’t just happen. They are planned. But in the dynamic forces of today’s consumer buying habits, flexible planning is the surest way to ensure profitability across every channel of your business....

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What Should You Measure?

Analytics is one of the most important aspects of retail operations management. Without it, you have no idea how your business is doing or what you can change to improve your operations. One of...