Denver Athletic Supply and Team Sports Inc. Select Epicor to "Keep the Ball in their Court"

Focus on Enhancing Customer Experience Key to Selection of Epicor Sporting Goods Retail Management Software

DUBLIN, Calif., June 29, 2012 -- Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, announced today that Denver Athletic Supply Inc. and Team Sports Inc. have selected Epicor® Eagle® for sporting goods retail management to support their growing businesses by providing superior customer service and streamlining day-to-day business operations.

Epicor sporting goods retail management software provides in-store, retail computer systems that include fully integrated application modules for business operations including: point-of-sale, scanning, inventory management, accounts receivables and payables, special order processing, vendor and manufacturer communications, payroll, general ledger, loyalty programs, gift cards, and more. The Epicor sporting goods retail management solution supports multichannel retailing—in store, mobile store, and eCommerce—for increased customer satisfaction, greater efficiency and competitive advantage.

Expansion and Operations Management
Family owned and operated since 1985, Denver Athletic Supply Inc. is Colorado’s premier team dealer specializing in providing unique, high quality athletic uniforms, equipment, logo branded apparel, promotional material and more. They selected Epicor sporting goods retail management to create an improved online storefront that is synchronized with the Epicor system, reduce the paper flow with electronic invoices and statements, and greatly streamline business practices. The information provided by the Epicor system will help Denver Athletic Supply grow sales and profits, better manage cash flow, and improve overall customer service.

“We researched several options and soon discovered why Epicor is a clear leader for retail business management solutions,” said Mick Montgomery, Owner, Denver Athletic Supply. “We’re excited to advance our business to the next level of success with Epicor.”

Attention to Retail Business Needs
After 32 years of success in retail sporting goods, Team Sports Inc. was ready to make a change in its day-to-day operations. Providing premium customer service is a foundational principle for Team Sports Inc., and was a key factor in their selection of a retail management software vendor, which lead them to choose Epicor.

“What impressed me the most was the attention to detail Epicor brought to the table,”  said Sheri Laux, financial and IT manager for Team Sports Inc. “Epicor dug deep into what makes our business unique and what our needs are to continue as a successful sporting goods business. I’m confident the Epicor solution will help us streamline sales, payment and inventory management, as well as improve communications with our customers and vendors, especially with the addition of easy email integration in A/R and A/P.”

Laux continued, “Epicor sporting goods retail management will provide Team Sports Inc. with the ability to tailor the software to our business, and offers a lot of flexibility when it comes to reporting. The entire team that saw the Epicor software demo gave it a thumbs-up.”

Team Athletic Group Inc. (TAG) Distributors to Gain Competitive Advantage
Both Denver Athletic Supply Inc.and Team Sports Inc. are members and distributors of Team Athletic Group Inc. (TAG), a nationwide sales network dedicated to providing innovative and high quality athletic equipment, apparel and uniforms to teams and organizations across North America.  Managing large quantities of special orders, specifically through high school and college team sales, both retailers will rely on Epicor sporting goods retail management to catalog vendor offerings and automate and streamline the ordering and delivery process. Denver Athletic Supply Inc.and Team Sports Inc. are enthusiastic about the ability to access information concerning their operations via mobile devices—to track and view sales information, place orders remotely and improve data flow.

“Epicor helps sporting goods retailers streamline business operations and develop best practices and procedures necessary to run a successful retail operation,” said Craig McCollum, executive vice president and general manager, retail distribution solutions for Epicor. “We are pleased to provide our full-featured retail business management suite to Denver Athletic Supply Inc. and Team Sports Inc., and look forward to working closely with them to drive increased efficiency, customer satisfaction, growth and lasting competitive advantage.”

Epicor Sporting Goods Retail Management Software
From sourcing specialty goods to business intelligence and sales, Epicor retail management software helps sporting goods retail businesses run smoothly. The latest technologies are having significant impact on retailers' abilities to effectively price and optimize margin on all products, drive greater customer loyalty through marketing programs, speed check-out and quickly handle customer inquiries, catalog vendor offerings and automate and streamline the ordering and delivery process, as well as quickly extend their business onto the Internet with turnkey solutions for e-commerce and online customer account management. To learn more about Epicor sporting goods retail management software, call an Epicor representative at +1 888 463 4700 or email.

News Facts
  • Denver Athletic Supply Inc. and Team Sports Inc. select Epicor Eagle retail management software
     
  • Epicor sporting goods retail management software to help these retail organizations provide superior customer service and streamline day-to-day business operations
     
  • Both sporting goods retailers to rely on Epicor sporting goods retail management to catalog vendor offerings and automate and streamline the ordering and delivery process

About Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation is a global leader delivering business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail and services industries. With 40 years of experience serving midmarket organizations and divisions of Global 1000 companies, Epicor has more than 20,000 customers in over 150 countries. Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP), retail management software, supply chain management (SCM), and human capital management (HCM) enable companies to drive increased efficiency and improve profitability. With a history of innovation, industry expertise and passion for excellence, Epicor inspires customers to build lasting competitive advantage. Epicor provides the single point of accountability that local, regional and global businesses demand. The Company’s headquarters are located in Dublin, California, with offices and affiliates worldwide. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.

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