Beacon Systems Offers Expanded Solution to Multi-Channel Retailers through Ecometry Partner Program
Tewksbury, Mass., March 3, 2006 – Beacon Systems, a supply chain consulting and systems integration firm, announced today that it has joined the Ecometry Alliance Network (EAN) and now offers clients a complete array of material handling and logistics solutions as a complement to the Ecometry Commerce Suite. Beacon was invited to join EAN because of the value its solution adds to Ecometry’s Commerce Suite and the benefits clients will receive as a result of the alliance.
According to George Yfantopulos, Beacon Systems’ President, joining EAN offers their company significant opportunity to successfully market Beacon’s total supply chain solutions to Ecometry’s clients and strengthens their position as a solution provider to multi-channel retailers.
“We are very excited to enter into this alliance with Ecometry. Our companies’ combined expertise in the direct and multi-channel market will present Ecometry’s customer base with yet another layer of service and support,” said Yfantopulos. “By aligning Beacon’s knowledge and understanding of distribution and logistics with Ecometry’s Commerce Suite, a client has the advantage of a single point of access to address their software and technological demands as well as their supply chain management.”
About Ecometry Alliance Network
Ecometry Corporation developed its partner program, the Ecometry Alliance Network [EAN], to provide a framework for synergy between Ecometry and companies with complementary products and services. EAN is structured to build mutually beneficial relationships in order to offer premier products and services that extend the power of Ecometry’s software solutions. Leveraging the strength of a cooperative community of resources enables EAN to deliver maximum competitive advantage to mutual clients.
About Beacon Systems
Beacon Systems is a supply chain consulting and systems integration firm that assists companies with their distribution, fulfillment and logistics challenges. Beacon offers their clients a complete range of solutions including:
• Facility Planning and Design Engineering Services
• Business Process Review and Operational Analysis
• Material Handling Equipment and Technologies
• Implementation, Project Management and Support
Headquartered in Tewksbury, Mass., with a Midwest regional office in Akron, Ohio, Beacon provides solutions to more than 300 companies across North America including Catalog Ventures/Potpourri Group, Gardener’s Supply Company, Redcats USA, Glamorise, Boston Scientific, International Paper, Osram Sylvania, Titleist, Hallmark, Reebok, and General Electric. For more information, contact Frank McCabe at (978) 640-3900 or visit www.beaconsystems1.com.
Ecometry Corp. is the premier provider of customer-focused software solutions for direct- and multi-channel retail commerce. Ecometry’s products include:
• Ecometry Commerce Suite, a high-volume suite of business applications designed to completely automate the front- and back-end operations of multi-channel retailers.
• Blue Martini software, which enables multi-channel retailers to increase same-store sales, boost e-commerce revenue and drive customer loyalty.
• Nextor, a Java, ARTS Conformant POS application that enables retailers to manage all of their point-of-sale activities.
Headquartered in Delray Beach, Fla., Ecometry powers the multi-commerce operations of more than 500 companies, including Nordstrom, Time Life, Brookstone, Saks Fifth Avenue, Miles Kimball, Kohl’s, Hickory Farms, Levenger, Delia`s, Overton`s, Brooks Brothers, Nine West, Coldwater Creek, Coach, Bebe, Ross-Simons and Urban Outfitters. For more information, call the Ecometry Inside Sales Department at (561) 454-4233 or visit www.ecometry.com.