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Multi-Channel Solution Will Now Easily Connect ERP Systems to the nChannel Cloud-based Platform
COLUMBUS, OH May 31, 2012 nChannel Inc., headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, announced today the planned availability of Microsoft Dynamics connectors that will address the integration and multi-channel needs of retailers and distributors. Customers of Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL and Microsoft Dynamics NAV will now be able to connect their systems to the nChannel Platform which will communicate item, sales and inventory data between a variety of Point of Sale and Web Store applications.
The new Microsoft Dynamics connectors will join nChannels existing library of connectors for Magento and ASPDotNetStorefront web stores, Microsoft Dynamics Point of Sale software (Microsoft Dynamics RMS), Mercury Payment Systems, and Authorize.Net payment gateways. The connectors will also link new nChannel eCommerce adapters arriving in June for eBay, Amazon and Google Products.
nChannel subscribers use nChannel to execute and manage the process of selling products across many channels such as web stores, brick-and-mortar stores, and other web-based marketplaces. nChannels connectors enable subscribers to push item and inventory information that resides in one application to any number of other applications used to manage alternate sales channels. Sales orders from many channels can be managed centrally either in the nChannel platform, or in a customers existing software application of their choosing. The system keeps inventory availability in synch across multiple sales channels and provides immediate visibility of cross-channel transactions, and shipment status from any fulfillment location such as a warehouse, or drop ship supplier.
Were excited about the ability to bring easy, low cost, web-based management capabilities to companies which dont require customers to invest in time consuming or expensive system integrations or a full replacement of the systems theyve already invested in, said Steve Weber, President and CEO of nChannel. The nChannel platform represents a new paradigm for supply chain collaboration. Once connected to the platform, retailers and their suppliers can conduct business transactions from directly within their native systems without costly, burdensome translation software.
The new Microsoft Dynamics connectors will be available to nChannel subscribers June 30, 2012.
The retail industry is competitive and its vitally important for an organization to gain an advantage any way it can. By utilizing a Microsoft Dynamics Retail Management System (RMS), retail companies can gain that advantage, as it provides a comprehensive POS solution that connects information and a variety of processes that will enhance operations.
By integrating warehousing, merchandising systems and other operational platforms, a Microsoft POS system is perfect for streamlining operations across an entire retail chain. (more…)
If you are in the retail industry, youve probably been hearing about the impact multi-channel selling can have on your retail business. If youre considering a multi-channel strategy, youll need to stay organized and maintain effective operations. Keeping control of it all the different facets of a multi-channel retail environment can be a difficult task. In this article, well describe how you can use your existing Point of Sale solution to help you.
There are many POS solutions on the market today, but the article is going to address the Microsoft Dynamics RMS retail management solution. In a multi-channel environment, maintaining and sharing your retail organizations inventory with other channels is going to be critical. nChannels connector for Microsoft Dynamics RMS can help you connect the Microsoft POS solution to other channel applications (your web site, eBay, Amazon, etc.) sending data back and forth in real time improving inventory visibility for you and your customers. (more…)
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New Capabilities Hot Off the Press
Log in to nChannel through any internet connection to view total sales from web sites, or stores by day, week, month, or year. View sales by tender, or drill into details to view sales for a particular store or channel. Our new reporting capabilities contain online templates to view additional up-to-the-minute customer and inventory reports too such as inventory by location, accounts receivable, and more. We’ll showcase this feature in our upcoming webcasts, or you can request a quick demo here.
Create and Manage Unlimited Price Lists
Creating and managing price lists for all sales channels has never been easier. This new feature enables users to create price lists and assign them to items for each sales channel or location. Select items by brand, manufacturer or supplier. Apply pricing for specific time periods, and even choose pricing to reflect the sale price, regular or supplied price. With the ability to create and save forumula’s executing promotions is a snap.
Integrated Field Sales Orders Included!
For those customers that want to take sales to other venues, our new Field Sales Order capabilites enables users to create orders and sales transactions from any tablet or smartphone from any place – at a tradeshow, street fair, or customer site. Field sales orders will be sent to Microsoft Dynamics RMS, a supplier, or any other system you choose. With our new Mercury Payments Systems connector customers can take credit card order and assign shipping charges. Best of all – this capability comes with every nChannel subscription – no extra fees, software or contracts needed!
So Why Aren’t You an nChannel Partner Yet?
nChannel Value Added Resellers can provide multi-channel capabilities to customers in a do-it-yourself environment. Run your own sales cycle, quote your own work, subscribe and support new customers – without specialised training, resources, or fees. Resellers earn monthly recurring revenue for each subscription account, and 100% of implementation and support fees. Have a customer in mind? Attend one of our webcasts, or contact us for complete details. Click Here! for the nChannel Partner Page
Connector Will Help Magento Customers Link Web Stores to a Variety of Point of Sale and Accounting Solutions
COLUMBUS, OHIO March 15, 2012 nChannel, a cloud based management platform for multi-channel retailers and distributors announced today the release of its newest nChannel Connector for the Magento eCommerce platform.
The Magento connector joins nChannels library of downloadable connectors available for subscribers of the nChannel service. The service is designed to help companies connect their existing Point of Sale, eCommerce and Accounting systems together so they can share and exchange product, customer, inventory and sales information.
nChannel solves the problem of silod systems easily and affordably for small to medium sized retailers and distributors, said Steve Weber, President and CEO of nChannel. Companies that want to integrate their systems have few options today. Traditionally, theyve had a choice of either purchasing products that have established connectivity to an existing system, or hire resources to manually integrate systems . Both choices are expensive, time consuming and a disruption to the business. nChannel subscribers connect their existing systems to the nChannel platform which provides the gateway to enable systems to share and exchange transactional data for a low monthly fee.
When connected, nChannel retail customers that manage brick & mortar stores in addition to web storefronts can manage all sales and fulfillment processes in their Point of Sale systems and have Purchase Orders and combined daily sales information pushed to their accounting system. Distributors can connect their Enterprise Requirements Planning (ERP) to their web store to centralize sales and merchandising or push item, pricing, and inventory availability to their retail customers.
nChannels Magento connector supports Magento Enterprise, Go and Community editions. nChannel currently supports Microsoft Dynamics RMS Point of Sale solution, Microsoft Dynamics GP ERP solution, in addition to AspDotNetStorefront and Magento eCommerce solutions. nChannel will launch additional connectors for todays leading Point Of Sale, eCommerce and Accounting systems throughout 2012.
The Magento eCommerce platform serves more than 110,000 merchants worldwide and is supported by a global ecosystem of solution partners and third-party developers. Magento is a feature-rich, open-source, enterprise-class platform that offers merchants a high degree of flexibility and control over the user experience, catalog, content and functionality of their online store.