Offering point of sale general advice, consulting, and sales/service to independent retailers and food service businesses with between 1 and 50 store locations in the United States. Special focus on Pet Stores, Hobby Stores, Goodwill and Similar Thrift Stores, Book Stores, Gift Shops, Cannabis Retailers, Nursery and Garden Centers, Museums, Gift Shops, restaurants, and bars as well as Beer, Wine and Liquor Stores.
The 10th Annual
IHL/RIS News Store Systems Study, "2013 Changes in Store: Mobility
Meets Retail's Big Data" includes a number of statistics and covers:
IT spend growth in 2013
Trends in mobility
The report shows
that, in the retail segment, Specialty Softgoods retailers are
"out front again, with a 5.7% increase over last year, with store ‐level mobile solutions Cross Channel capabilities and Advanced
CRM, with a bit of POS Software thrown in, as being the drivers."