Industry Update: Companies and Products

CommercialWare Inc., a provider of cross-channel commerce solutions for retailers, will provide infrastructure solutions for The Vermont Country Store. With a need to modernize operations and an eye to long-term growth, the 60-year-old enterprise has selected CommercialWare’s suite of retail products as the software to drive the store’s multichannel business. Over the next six months, The Vermont Country Store will retire its current legacy application in favor of CommercialWare’s CWDirect, CWStore, CWData, CWAnalytics, CWLocate, CWIntegrate, and CWValueCard integrated, real-time retail management system. CommercialWare’s CWValueCard is a client-branded gift card that enables retailers to offer their customers an instantly redeemable card across every channel—catalog, Web, and retail. For more information, visit http://www.commercialware.com.

Demandware Inc., an e-commerce platform provider, has launched an advanced e-commerce Web site for Musician’s Hut. The site runs on Demandware eCommerce, a full-featured and customizable on-demand e-commerce platform. Demandware gives Musician’s Hut complete control over online merchandising through a rich set of configuration and customization options, the flexibility needed to rapidly respond to evolving customer requirements, and the ability to minimize up-front operating costs. For more information, visit http://www.demandware.com.

FKI Logistex®, a global provider of integrated material handling solutions, has introduced the EASYpick® GoKart™ mobile picking cart. The GoKart provides an ideal solution for the long and unproductive walks necessary to pick low-velocity items from distant break-pack picking areas. Current EASYpick GoKart customers include major retail distribution centers for Advance Auto Parts, Hannaford Bros., Liz Claiborne, and Helen of Troy. EASYpick GoKarts streamline picking operations, enhance picker productivity, and increase order accuracy by allowing batch or cluster picking of slower-moving items that traditionally cause picking errors. For more information, visit http://www.fkilogistex.com.

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