Retail Management Software Blog Blog

omnichannel retail management

One RMS To Rule Them All

If you’re a fan of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, you’ll recognize the tagline, “One ring to rule them.” Is it possible with a retail management solution to have one package that dominates...

retail accounting solution

Retail-Centric Integrated Accounting Saves the Day

Accounting isn’t the glorified aspect of retail, but it is one of the most important parts of the whole. Marketing and customer service wear the crowns, but accounting makes it possible for them to...

wholesale operations

The Secrets to Managing Your Wholesale Store

One myth of wholesaling is that it is a far cry different from retailing. It’s really not. There are a few differences, and we’ll cover what they are here, one of them being that...

product management

4 Essential Components of Product Management

Every retail store and chain, regardless of sector or the products you carry, has to manage inventory effectively. Without control over your inventory, you have no way of knowing whether your products are gaining...

performance objectives

3 Primary Benefits to Using Key Performance Indicators

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) in retail help businesses plan and budget for the future. You should have KPIs for each aspect of your operation, but it helps to understand the benefits to having KPIs...

mobile pos

How Mobile Point of Sale is Different

The rise of mobile e-commerce is one of the most drastic things to have happened to retail sales in a long time. Internet shopping was a big step for most retailers, but mobile changed...

Web Marketplace

The Keys to Flexible Web Order Fulfillment

You cannot run a retail chain in this century without planning for how you will fulfill Web orders. Your website, if it hasn’t already, will become a major channel for product sales. Customers will...

crm retail operations

How to Keep a Customer Forever

Customer service is the most important part of your operations. If you don’t take care of your customers, they won’t take care of you. But to truly deliver world class customer service, you need...

retail planning

The Keys to Proper Retail Chain Planning

Retail planning begins with the right information. It doesn’t end there. Of course, your merchandise buying decisions depend on accurate information collected from the right sources. That’s why ChainDrive created a software module just...

key performance indicators

Analytics: You Can’t Change What You Don’t Measure

You know the old adage, you can’t change what you don’t measure. It’s true. If you want to impact change within your retail chain, then you need to get in the habit of collecting...