IDC MarketScape Worldwide Point-of-Sale Software in Small and Midsize Retail Apparel and Softlines Vendor Assessment names Springboard Retail as a “Contender”.
Boston, MA — July 16, 2018 Springboard Retail, a leading cloud POS and Retail Management platform designed to help growing brands and retailers drive sales and margins, today announced its position as a “Contender” in a newly published IDC MarketScape Worldwide Point-of-Sale Software in Small and Midsize Retail Apparel and Softlines Vendor Assessment.
Within the “Apparel & Softlines” category, Springboard Retail was named a “Contender” among notable enterprise-oriented POS solutions. This IDC study, “evaluates point-of-sale (POS) software vendors offering their solutions to small and midsize retail apparel and softlines retailers. IDC research examines how point-of-sale vendors are developing their solutions to respond to demanding omni-channel commerce requirements of retailers — and expectations of consumers.”
“We’re proud to be recognized by IDC as a ‘Contender’ in the mid-market POS space,” said Springboard Retail CEO, Gordon Russell. “The Springboard Retail platform is seeing increased adoption by growing, mid-market brands and retailers seeking a seamless omni channel solution.”
Springboard Retail continues to be laser focused on delivering the features, functionality and value that mid-tier, omni channel brands and retailers (5-50 store range) must have to compete in today’s evolving and dynamic retail environment. Springboard recently acquired several key customers including; Rainbow Sandals, Southern Tide, Sara Campbell, Faherty Brand, and Monkee's.
Published June 2018, more information on this POS software report, is available here.
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About Springboard Retail: Springboard Retail is a robust, cloud POS and end-to-end retail management platform designed by retailers. Built specifically for growing multi-store, multi-channel brands and retailers, the software is easy-to-use and delivers actionable real-time data across the enterprise, giving its customers the agility they need to capitalize on shifting market conditions. Springboard Retail drives sales and margin with full inventory, order, promotions, and customer management, unparalleled reporting and analytics, and portability across platforms and devices. Springboard Retail powers 1 billion dollars annually in retail sales across North America and Mexico.
About IDC MarketScape: IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.