Shopatron, a fast-growing cloud-based provider of distributed order management, today announced that its SaaS platform has been cited in Forrester Research, Inc.’s, “The Forrester Wave™: Omnichannel Order Management, Q3 2014 Report.”
Shopatron was among the select companies that Forrester invited to participate in their independent report, which assessed nine of the most significant software providers in omnichannel order management.
In this evaluation, Shopatron was cited among the highest scores in Typical Deployment Time Frame and Cost of Ownership, and achieved among the second-highest scores in Revenue Growth.
“The platform is especially effective at supporting store fulfillment scenarios, with rapid time-to-market being a key value proposition. The solution can be a good fit for midmarket retailers or enterprise retailers seeking to roll out cost-effective ship-from-store or store-pickup capabilities,” stated Forrester in the report, which also stated that Shopatron “has effective experience integrating with popular eCommerce providers such as Demandware.”
“As the world’s leading provider of cloud-based distributed order management, we are honored to be recognized in this Wave™,” said Ed Stevens, Shopatron Founder and CEO. “We’ve led the industry from legacy order management to SaaS-based solutions for more than a decade, and we believe this report validates that Shopatron’s cloud-based software is a key strategic advantage for today’s retailers. We’re faster and easier to deploy than any vendor on the market, and our top scores in cost of ownership and deployment time are testament to the exceptional flexibility of the cloud.”
Shopatron Retailer, Shopatron’s OMS targeted at multi-channel retailers, was launched in 2012 and is already being used by prominent retail businesses like World Market, Home Hardware, Roots and Intermix, a Gap Inc. company.
Since the company’s inception in 2001, Shopatron Manufacturer has been adopted by distinguished brands, including Bosch, Ducati, Suzuki, Nordica, Louis Garneau and Thule.
Today, more than 1,000 global manufacturers, brands and retailers use Shopatron to deploy advanced fulfillment and support capabilities like in-store pickup, ship-from-store, inventory lookup, vendor drop-ship and customer care integration without disrupting existing eCommerce deployments, POS systems or warehousing applications.
“Leading retailers and brands choose Shopatron to fuel their omnichannel initiatives due to our fierce commitment to innovation,” said Stevens. “As the industry evolves, we continue to drive our roadmap forward, offering cutting-edge enterprise-class solutions to each and every retailer who chooses our platform.”
“The Forrester Wave™: Omnichannel Order Management, Q3 2014” complete report is available for download at Forrester’s website, here.