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  • Epicor Helps Sporting Goods Retailers Grow - and Win

    Complete POS Software for Outdoor Sporting Goods Retailers

    Epicor Eagle N Series software helps sporting goods and outdoor sports retailers grow despite seasonal demand swings, increasing competition from major chains and online retailers, and unique inventory challenges. Focus on your business and drive superior customer service with POS and mobile technology that helps your business run better and grow faster.

    • Identify, reward, and retain your most profitable customers (and bring in others like them)
    • Run operation smoothly with inventory, stockroom, and back office tools, plus specialty tools for firearms compliance and equipment rentals
    • Protect your margins by leveraging your purchasing power and making smarter buying decisions
    • Optimize inventories (and inventory costs) year-round—despite seasonal and trend-based demand swings, and compliance demands in specialty areas like firearms sales
    • Improve overall business performance by making fast, informed decisions using intuitive on-screen analytics and dashboards

    40+ Years Experience Developing Software to Help Sporting Goods and Outdoor Retailers Thrive and Win

    Expertise and built-in industry best practices to improve efficiencies and drive growth across your sporting goods stores.

    Eagle N Series Virtual Tour

    Eagle N Series Virtual Tour

    Explore how Eagle N Series enhances retail business performance.

    Download Epicor for Sporting Goods

    Epicor for Sporting Goods

    Epicor Eagle N Series gives you specialized capabilities and efficiencies to compete against big chains and online retailers.

    Download Helping Sporting Goods Retailers Manage Complex Inventory

    Helping Sporting Goods Retailers Manage Complex Inventory

    Find out how Epicor helps sporting goods retailers better manage inventory despite seasonal and trend-based demand swings.

    Epicor Eagle N Series—a Leading End-To-End Business Solution for Sporting Goods and Outdoor Retailers

    A fully integrated retail POS system to drive growth, profitability, and customer loyalty

    Integrated Retail POS

    Optimize your business—from customer orders and POS, to inventory management, financials, mobile, and online capabilities.

    Epicor FFL Compliance Manager

    Epicor partnered with Orchid Advisors to develop an easy-to-use A&D bound book software, that ensures ATF Compliance and simplifies steps.

    Retail Workforce Management

    A cloud-based solution that allows you to forecast staffing needs and manage staff scheduling easily and more accurately.

    Managing Your Margins

    Learn measurable ways to set prices to increase revenue and profits, while keeping customers coming back.

    Retailers in More Than 7,200 Locations Rely on Eagle to Help Drive Their Business Forward

    Epicor and Kinnucan’s Specialty Outfitter Case Study
    Epicor and Kinnucan’s Specialty Outfitter

    Discover how Kinnucan’s improves inventory levels with better ordering, transferring, and overall more accurate management with Epicor Eagle’s reporting tools.

    Epicor and Farwest Sports Case Study
    Epicor and Farwest Sports

    Epicor Eagle helps Farwest with their growth goals, optimizes inventory, and fits how a retail organization actually runs, from top to bottom.

    Epicor and Pacesetter Sports Case Study
    Epicor and Pacesetter Sports

    Find out how the flexibility of the Epicor Eagle system is key to Pacesetter Sports’ growth plans and a driver to achieve superior customer service.

  • Retail Blog

    • North American Retailers Use Technology to Foster Growth: Part One

      Although the retail industry is often seen as driven, if not dominated, by its big-box leaders, a recently conducted Epicor survey by MORAR Consulting found that despite the challenge of larger competitors, small and mid-sized retailers have growth squarely on their agendas. The survey shows that two-thirds of this segment is expecting to advance their business by taking advantage of key growth factors while mitigating risk. Six case studies showcase how successful small and medium-sized players are using technology to thrive in the midst of big-box competition. We’ll feature the first three in this post, and the final three in a subsequent one.

    • 7 Ways to Grow with Your POS System
      As a retailer your main goal is to make your business grow, right? Well as you know there are several ways to achieve this from serving your customers well, operating smoothly and efficiently, to maximizing profits and margins. But it all really boils down to technology. How can you serve your customers better if you don't have the right technology or specifically for retailers, you don't have the right POS system. 

    • Q&A: Magnum Shooting Center Targeting Compliance Success

      Recently, Doug Smith, director of product marketing, retail and distribution, and Sam Kirkland, strategic relationship manager at Epicor Software, sat down with Greg Yowell, compliance manager at Magnum Shooting Center for a webinar focused on the new Epicor FFL Compliance Manager™ solution. The Colorado Springs-based business is taking advantage of the easy-to-use bound book management tool that’s seamlessly integrated with the Epicor Eagle N Series retail management system.

    • NRF 2017 Recap: New Technologies Aspire to Take Retail to the Next Level
      NRF's 106th Annual Convention & EXPO was bustling this year. Nearly 35,000 of the retail industry elite gathered in New York City to sit in on hundreds of educational sessions and scan miles of the latest and greatest retail technology solutions from some 4600 vendors on the show floor.  

    • The Connected Retailer: Meeting Customers Where They Want to Be
      Will your next customer find you or find out about you on Twitter? Facebook? Snapchat? Your own website? At your store, can they pay simply by waving their smartphone over your card terminal?

      If you don’t have all the answers to these questions, you’re not alone—but you will need a plan to better connect to today’s consumers. 

    • Epicor Supports Launch of LBM Strategies 2016 Conference

      In this extremely competitive Lumber and Building Material (LBM) industry, there is absolutely no substitute for knowledge and skills. That is why Epicor is sponsoring the launch of LBM Strategies’ 3-day conference that kicks off on September 6 in Charlotte, North Carolina helping to honor the inductees who have been serving their markets for at least a century.

    • Five Mistakes Retailers Make When Selecting a Software Solution
      One of the earliest American businessmen was Benjamin Franklin, who counseled not to fear mistakes. But for retailers selecting their POS software solutions, a prudent course would be to avoid the common ones, or they may find the Benjamins coming in less steadily than they would hope.

    • Sharing Our Story During the Epicor Retail Road Show: How Klem’s Tractor Has Improved Operations
      "Every decision we make in the business is somehow tied to information from the Epicor Eagle system. It’s helping us become more competitive by allowing us to get good information immediately and make better decisions," said Jessica Bettencourt, President of Klem’s Tractor.This has been a true statement for the last 19 years we have operated our business on the Epicor Eagle retail business management system. Recently, I had the chance to share our story to a group of retailers during the inaugural Epicor Retail Road Show event hosted at our business, Klem’s Tractor, in Spencer, Massachusetts.

    • Four Steps to Mastering Inventory

      With inventory being one of a dozen areas to attend to, retailers often have no choice but to spend more time putting out daily "fires" than on refining their inventory mix. What’s more, many are still relying on gut instinct instead of system data to get them through the day, in spite of the time-consuming nature of manual processes.

    • Key Compliance Tips for Those with Federal Firearm Licenses
      The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) is responsible for licensing persons engaged in manufacturing, importing, and dealing in firearms and ensuring that these licensees do so in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. There were more than 139,000 Federal Firearm Licenses (FFLs) in fiscal year 2015. 

  • Epicor Eagle N Series solutions are designed around the unique operational needs of retailers and are available in the cloud, hosted, or on-premises. Retailers can grow their business, provide an exceptional customer experience, and streamline their operations.

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