Vendor Connect: An Omni-Channel Customer Engagement Experience
Subscribe to supplier’s Brand catalogs and create new items in your POS/ERP and ecommerce systems in real-time. Receive available to sale quantities that allow you to offer your customers more than ever before while reducing workload and eliminate carrying cost with drop shipping. In-store and online.
What would that be worth to you, your business, and your customers?
Linked Retails Vendor Connect software makes Brand Integration easy. Simply select which items you want, or all of them, and our solution will import those products directly into your POS/Inventory system. No data entry needed. Time saved. With this access, you can send purchase orders to your brands for store replenishment or drop shipping.
Every customer wants to find what they’re looking for every time they visit a store or go to website… and you make sure that happens with Vendor Connects Brand Integration. Keeping consistent supply of popular brands on your site can also help improve SEO. See what Brands we’re connecting with right now, or let us know what Brands we can hook you up with.
Vendor Connect helps retailers and suppliers collaborate to exchange real-time information like catalogs and inventory, while ordering fast, saving time, and increasing sales. Eliminate manual data entry with the electronic connection of POS and eCommerce systems to suppliers. Sell in-store, out-of-stock, and catalog items with an Endless Aisle, then delight customers by drop-shipping right to their front door – just like their favorite online retailers.
We currently support the following:
Retail Pro V9, Retail Pro V8, Microsoft RMS 2.0, Custom Integration Available
- Never be out of stock
- Greatly Reduce manual entry and associated errors
- Real-time vendor data visibility
- Error-Free Order Management
- Accurate Replensishment
- Effective Demand Planning
ELECTRONIC CATALOGS - NO MORE MANUAL ENTRY
Eliminate the need to enter item data by hand and recover hundreds – or even thousands – of wasted man-hours. Linked Retail’s Vendor Connect allows suppliers and retailers to publish and receive product catalogs electronically. Simply point and click to select items to carry in-store, on your website, or drop-shop straight from any supplier. Keep your inventory to a minimum while putting the right items on the shelf and selling more.
ELECTRONIC ORDERS - LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD
Improve your efficiency by 80-90%: Vendor Connect reduces the time spent on creating and submitting purchase orders with paperwork and messy excel spreadsheets. Place orders faster and easier, directly from your POS or eCommerce system to any supplier for drop-shipping. Even the smallest retailers can now go electronic with their suppliers; Saving big for everyone.
ENDLESS AISLE - NEVER MISS A SALE
Suppliers can offer a lot of products: It’s impossible to expect retailers to carry every one of them in their inventory. But with the Endless Aisle function from our Vendor Connect system, you can sell every one of these offered products. Stock the ideal products for your local market and never miss a sale for an item that isn’t carried or might be out of stock. Suppliers can now sell their entire catalog through every channel to increase brand loyalty and sales.
COST BENEFITS – HUGE SAVINGS
Add 10% or more to your bottom line: Our Vendor Connect services help to eliminate wasted manual labor and increase the speed your products are put on the shelf and sold. Lower support costs. Reduced inventory. Increased product turns. As a retailer, you can streamline your product administration while improving your sales and personalizing your service. Contact us to learn how Vendor Connect can benefit you.