Blog-Retail

Do Brick and Mortar Retailers Have Better Pricing Than Amazon?

8/14/2018
Category: Retail Software

It's a common knowledge that online shopping is easy and convenient. But despite the robust mobile applications, eCommerce capabilities, and other technology advancements, consumers still embrace the tactile experience offered by brick-and-mortar shops.

From a Production-Driven Business Model to a Buy-and-Sell Model

8/13/2018
Category: Retail Software

Established family-owned businesses often have challenges with adopting new technologies to meet customer demands. Weston Nurseries, a fourth-generation lawn and garden business, was faced with these challenges: tracking inventory and customer relationship management.

Happy Independent Retailer Month from Epicor

7/16/2018
Category: Retail Software

July is not only a time to celebrate America’s independence—it’s a time to celebrate you—independent retailers! That’s right—July is officially Independent Retailer Month. This shop local campaign runs annually throughout July encouraging consumers to shop at independent retailers—highlighting your positive social and economic impact.

Competing with Amazon—How to Differentiate Your Business and Win

6/20/2018
Category: Retail Software

While the threat of Amazon is absolutely real, independent retailers continue to gain ground in the retail market. A recent Forbes article stated that retail physical store openings actually grew by more than 50 percent year-over-year.

Beyond the Four Walls

10/25/2017
Category: Retail Software

 The Nobel Prize winning physicist Nils Bohr once famously commented, "Prediction is very difficult, especially if it’s about the future." Those who ply the retail trade can certainly relate. Difficult though it may be, trying to see what the future holds is a significant part of driving retail operations, which, according to WalMart’s CEO, needs “people to lean into the future.” 


10 Qualities That Distinguish Retail Companies Poised for Growth: Part Two

8/21/2017
Category: Retail Software

Epicor’s 2016 global growth tracker survey outlines the top 10 qualities that differentiate retail organizations poised for sustainable growth. Epicor calls these companies "grow getters," and defines them as people and organizations that understand what it takes to grow in today’s dynamic business environment.


Zitomer Pharmacy Improves Customer Relationship Program with Epicor Eagle N Series

7/20/2017
Category: Retail Software

If you stroll or shop in Manhattan Upper East Side, you'll notice a three-shopping floor building located between 75th and 76th Streets. It is a classy and upscale emporium with knowledgeable staff and a fun place to browse and buy. It is Zitomer Pharmacy.


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