The complete retail management & restaurant software system
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LS Central is the perfect software solution for all types of businesses
Gain an edge over the competition with our comprehensive software solutions for retailers. Obtain an end-to-end view of your business, streamline your inventory, enhance your POS terminals and offer your customers an exceptional Omni-channel shopping experience.
- View Apparel & Fashion
- View Electronics Stores
- View Furniture Stores
- View Grocery Stores
- View Pet Stores
- View Pharmacy
- View Leisure and Entertainment
- View Duty Free and Travel Retail
Restaurant & food service
Streamline your whole business, control your costs and deliver your food quick and accurately with our end-to-end software solutions. Our system lets you centrally manage your inventory, kitchen, restaurant floor and POS terminals, so you can always make sure that you are running a productive, successful operation.
- View quick service and fast casual dining
- View full service restaurants
Manage your whole business from one software platform
The retail industry is tough, fast-moving and extremely competitive. From multi-channel presence to complex inventory to enhanced customer service, retailers face an increasing number of challenges in their day-to-day operations.
Omni-channel retail is a major part of business today: customers around the world increasingly want to be able to access their favourite brands, get information and shop through a variety of channels. E-commerce sales continue to grow rapidly while traditional stores are being transformed into show rooms and entertainment centres. Mobility is expected more and more not just outside the store, through apps and loyalty schemes, but also inside the shop itself.
Managing a multi-channel operation is hard – it becomes even harder when too many IT system are in place to handle the different sides of the business. Different platforms often cannot communicate properly, creating inconsistent data, waste of time and uncontrolled costs.
With LS Central you will be able to meet all these challenges and more, consolidating your business today, tomorrow and beyond.
Cut costs, save time
Simplify your IT environment. When you run your business from one centralized system, you:
- reduce complexity
- Cut software and system administration costs
- Say goodbye to inconsistent financial data
- Gain centralized control over prices, inventory, offers, orders, customers, and product content
- Access all the vital business information you need, exactly when you need it
Optimize your operations
Maintain total control over your enterprise. LS Central features specialized functionality to:
- Optimize staff maangement and improve performance
- Lower inventory levels up to 35%
- Reduce workload with automations
- Decrease stock-outs and boost customer retention
- Analyze your vendor performance
- Achieve your profit targets
Increase customer retention
Get clear, real-time information on your customer’s habits, preferences and behaviours, and use it to:
- Offer personalized deals, promotions, and customer interactions
- Optimize your upselling and cross-selling
- Align pricing and replenishment to actual demand
- Create effective loyality programs
ePOS/mPOS: runs on stationary and mobile devices
LS Central POS runs on traditional POS terminals, as well as on tyour computer, tablet or mobile device. Empower your staff to process payments, assist shoppers with product information and even perform critial back office and inventory functions on the fly.
Drive engagement with the clienteling POS
Empower your employees to sell more than the inventory available in-store, and make all your customers feel valued and important. Using the highly visual clienteling view of the POS, your staff can:
- Show and compare products available across all your store locations
- Access detailed product information
- Give personalized sales advice to customers
Never run out of stock again
Don’t let an out of stock in your store lose you a sale. If an item is not available, your staff can now source the item from other locations or from a warehouse.
Increase basket size with recommendations
Enhance your customer service and grow profitability with meaningful product recommendations based on your customers’ shopping history.
Manual replenishment with allocated planning
LS Central Allocation Plan helps you:
- Manage seasonal items
- Plan the buying process
- Allocate items to stores
- Plan buffer quantities for the warehouse
The system offers different levels of user control. For instance, retailers canuse manual replenishment methods to push specific stock to stores or franchise partners.
Automatic replenishment with forecasting
Save time by automating basic replenishment tasks. The system can calculate the quantities to reorder, simplify item distribution and planning, lower item cost and increase item availability.
Multiple classes of forecasting methods help you catch all types of trends in sales history, including seasonality, holidays and annual events.
Control the amount of capital invested in products during the sales cycle. The open-to-buy empowers you to:
- Maintain and control over which productss are available in each store
- Manage sales and purchasing budgets
- Calculate the difference between required and available inventory, including inventory on hand, stock in transit and outstanding orders
Import items and lists in bulk
Easily import files from vendors, and create and update the company’s item master with information including vendor item number, barcodes, descriptions, item groups, size and colour, purchase price and sales price.
Organize items in multiple hierarchies
All inventory items can be categorized based on a three-level item hierarchy, plus unlimited special groups and attributes. This hierarchy enables you to search for items and update product information easily and rapidly.
Manage offers and promotions
Design promotions and offers that maximize returns and customer satisfaction. Offers can be triggered at the POS by specific items or group of items based on parameters such as quantity purchased, presence of loyalty card, loyalty attributes , and more.
Add attributes and dimensions
Assign unique attributes to each item (for example, colour, material, or style). This information can be used to:
- Improve your inventory maintenance
- gain accurate information on items sold
- fine-tune your recording of goods
- improve customer service
Reduce manual jobs and save time
Centrally access all time registration, budgeting and planning information for your enterprise. This overview simplifies staffing and distribution planning. The system automatically checks worrked hours sgainst the plan, and notifies managers in case of inconsistencies.
Keep total control over staffing costs
With LS Central you can easily calculate staff costs and analyze performance. All the information is available in a central place, so you can quickly compare locations and time periods, analyze the cost of each employee by work code, shift, role, and compare this figure to sales information to see salary costs as a percentage of sales.
Communicate clearly with employees
Give employees the flexibility they need, while keeping control over the staffing budget, In the system’s emplyee portal, staff can monitor their hours, view upcoming shifts, ask for shift changes or time off and see their manager’s responses to these requests.
Monitor your KPIs
With LS Central you can esaily track all your KPIs and build dashboards around your objectives. Understand where customers are making purchases, identify trends, and invest in resources where they’ll have the most impact.
Cloud-based Business Intelligence
LS Insight is a cloud-based Business Intelligence software as a Service (SaaS) powered by Microsoft Power BI. With LS Insight, you can:
- Visualize your business data in an immediate, visual way
- Share business insights within your organization
- Track your KPIs anywhere via a browser
- Personalize dashboards and reports
- Set up alerts, and react quickly to protect yoour margins
On-premises Business Intelligence
LS BI, based on TARGIT, is a Business Intelligence solution that is implemented in your own environment, granting you full control on all aspects of your system.
Deliver a unified experience
With a unified commerce system your business information (from prices, to items, to product availability) is always consistent, as all the channels, including your eCommerce portal, communicate with the ERP, and pull up information in real-time.
Out-of-the-box integration to your eCommerce site
This means all your channels can communicate seamlessly out of the box, and you get a unified view of your customers and products.
Click and collect
Let customers decide how to recieve their products. Click and collect enables customers to shop online and then choose whether they would like to have their goods delivered or pick them up.