Retail Management Software Blog Blog

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Your POS Should Not Stand Alone

Once upon a time, the Point of Sale (POS) stood alone in retail. It was simply that point of time when the exchange of money for merchandise took place. The single transaction had to...

local sports

Is Your Local Sporting Goods Website Ready To Compete?

Local sporting goods stores have an edge on the competition when it comes to local sports. ChainDrive’s software for sporting goods retailers provides the tools to handle orders for entire teams. This means a...

wholesale operations

Kick Your Wholesale Management Into High Gear

Wholesale suppliers need an integrated management software platform that performs to high standards. ChainDrive has accomplished that goal with software designed specifically for wholesalers. Just like a high-performance engine has all it needs to...

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SMS Mobile Marketing Reaches More People

When it comes to marketing technology, two things are important. First, the retailer has to use the method that reaches the most people. Second, the retailer has to be able to use that method...

3 Potential Advantages Local Shoe Stores Already Have

For the local shoe store, footwear retailing has become much more competitive. Still, the local shoe store has some potential ways to stay successful and compete with even big-name websites. The local store can...

The One Thing Retailers Need

When it comes to managing a retail operation, there are a lot of things involved. Management is simply a matter of keeping track of all the things that are involved and doing the actions...

2 Features You Need In Retail Accounting Software

Accounting is an essential part of retailing. Accounting software makes that task much easier, but software only works when you have the right application. The ChainDrive Integrated Accounting component is part of a complete...

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4 Things Retail Analysts Need To Get To The Next Level

Unless you have the tools to collect, integrate, analyze, and present your key business information, retail analytics is ineffective and your business is going to stay where it is. The ChainDrive Retail Analytics component...

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Keep Track Of Relevant Information With The Annotation Tool

It is a fact of life for retail managers: budgets involve a lot of backtracking and research. Sometimes, the data you pull up doesn’t make much sense. How do you analyze data that needs...

Why Planning Software Makes Retailers Successful All Year Long

People shop for different things at different times of the year, so retailers need to plan at the seasonal level. But planning is done beforehand, so retailers need to see all the seasons of...