Junior Retail Leader Relies on Epicor Software and Services to Support Growth and Operations across 120-Store Chain
IRVINE, Calif.--Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of enterprise business software solutions to the midmarket and Global 1000 companies, today announced retailer Styles For Less has selected the Epicor Retail software suite to support chain expansion, streamline operations and strengthen processes around industry requirements and mandates.
Offering the latest fashion for ladies of all ages, Styles For Less provides its customers throughout California, Arizona, Nevada and Florida with a vast selection of apparel and accessories for school, athletic, career and casual wear. From denim, dresses and sweaters to handbags, shoes, jewelry and more, Styles For Less offers trend-setters a wide selection at affordable prices to complement their wardrobes.
To support upcoming plans for expansion, and to address business requirements such as PCI compliance, Styles For Less sought to partner with a proven industry leader to update its retail Point-of-Sale and back office infrastructure. Based on Epicorâ€™s award-winning, industry-leading software and services, Styles For Less selected the Epicor Retail software suite, which includes the following robust retail offerings:
Under the agreement, Styles For Less will also leverage Epicor Retail Services for system configuration, implementation and training, as well as new IBM and DigiPOS hardware. The company plans to pilot the project in October 2009, followed by a six-month rollout beginning in January 2010 to its corporate headquarters and all 120 store locations.
â€œAmong our key criteria during the selection process was to find a partner that could help us address compliance requirements today while supporting our plans for expansion tomorrow,â€ said Augie DeAngelo, executive vice president and CFO, Styles For Less. â€œWe are confident the automation built into every Epicor module will increase efficiencies as we continue to expand our chain. Epicor gives us the ability to make retail decisions faster, smarter and better without the need for extra resources.â€
â€œGiven the current state of the economy, many shoppers are turning to stores such as Styles For Less, which offer apparel in line with todayâ€™s fashion trends to cost-conscious consumers,â€ said David Henning, executive vice president and general manager for Epicor Retail. â€œAs the company grows and expands operations, weâ€™re proud to support their business in achieving operational excellence, meeting regulatory mandates and enhancing profitability.â€
Today, many of the worldâ€™s leading retailers utilize Epicor Retail solutions and services to become more profitable, productive, competitive and eco-friendly. Epicorâ€™s solutions leverage proven Microsoft .NET technology to improve business operations and meet the evolving merchandise and service expectations of todayâ€™s cross-channel shoppers. Epicor delivers comprehensive retail management solutions to enterprises in all tiers â€“ from regional chains to multichannel global brands. Retail customers include hundreds of marquee names, from AÃ©ropostale, American Eagle Outfitters, and Ann Taylor to Zales and Zumiez.
For more information on the Epicor Retail suite, please download the brochure outlining the offering.
About Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software is a global leader delivering business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail, hospitality and services industries. With 20,000 customers in over 150 countries, Epicor provides integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM) and enterprise retail software solutions that enable companies to drive increased efficiency and improve profitability. Founded in 1984, Epicor celebrates 25 years of technology innovation delivering business solutions that provide the scalability and flexibility businesses need to build competitive advantage. Epicor provides a comprehensive range of services with a single point of accountability that promotes rapid return on investment and low total cost of ownership, whether operating business on a local, regional or global scale. The Companyâ€™s worldwide headquarters are located in Irvine, California with offices and affiliates around the world. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.
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