A few of the things we’re great at
ERS clients are passionate about collecting, integrating and interpreting POS data and inventory data to improve their merchandise decision-making ability. Most companies need expertise, technology and engagement to make it happen. We happen to be great at all three along with the best support in the industry.
Best Practices, Planning Discipline & Process, Data Intepretation, Vendor Managed Inventory, Category Management
Data Collection & Warehousing, POS Analytic Reporting, Custom Software & Dashboards, Forecasting, Augmented Intelligence
Personal Relationships, Extension of Your Team, Training & Coaching, Multiple Report Delivery Methods, Flexibility & Support
World Class Support
We are told that we go “above & beyond” what is expected and that our support outshines the rest of the industry
We Also Help With
While our retail analytic and demand planning software and consulting comprise our main offerings, we also offer so much more.
Custom Software Development
We offer the ability to create affordable customized software solutions. Our hybrid business model of Software and Consulting enable us to mine data efficiently to present actionable data in a logical and user-friendly way.
Managing & Modeling Store Inventory After COVID-19
Fusing the power of our software and consulting team can provide the resources you need to optimize inventory and regain your sales and profitability as stores reopen.
Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our clients say about our AI-Powered Retail Analytics and Demand Planning Consulting + Software as a Service:
Meet Our Special Forces
With over 125 years of retail and wholesale expertise, our staff and methods have proven to more advantageously INTERPRET point of sale information- enabling our retail and wholesale clients to save and earn millions of dollars in business. Meet the rest of the team.
Recognizing a trend that retailer’s were increasing their expectations of the supplier base, Jim founded ERS in 2002 to help improve the retail business acumen of suppliers.
Josh brings over fifteen years of experience in development and consulting to ERS. Josh’s background is focused around the apparel industry, a key market for ERS
With his research background in history studies and experiences amalgamating information from dozens of inputs, Paul brings technical expertise and a perspective unique to trend analysis to the company.
Stefanie brings 20+ years of product development, merchandise planning and wholesale inventory management to ERS, having worked with brands such as GUESS.
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