A complete retail control system designed for medium sized multi-location businesses. The software provides all warehousing, stock control, customer tracking, cash control, point of sale and reporting services required for a dynamic retail or wholesale organisation. Providing one integrated stock tracking solution from supplier ordering, through receipt, warehousing and redistribution to the retail outlets provides an accurate real-time stock holding picture across the organisation.
Creation of full system architecture and design from the original design phase forwards. Lead developer on all software module and responsible for core library architecture.
The system was developed for MS-windows using native C++ code. It can be run atop any ODBC compliant database and is currently installed with MS SQL Server.
Currently licensed in several hundred sites in several countries. The source code is actively maintained and supported by Ultimate Retail Solutions. I am currently developing new features and deeper integration with external technologies for this product.
Retail and wholesale organisations ranging from one to several hundred outlets. The software is used by companies in all sectors of the retail, wholesaler and bulk seller markets in Southern Africa. It has enjoyed success in various niche markets: fashion industry (strong size and colour handling features), weapons and electronics (serial number tracking features), hardware and timber (delivery, job cards). Major clients in South Africa include QuikSilver, Multi-serv and United Fashion Outlets.