To stand a chance against businesses like Amazon, you’ll need the right unified software solution
With a large variety of stock and high transaction volumes, bookstores, stationery, arts and crafts, and office supply stores need a solid retail solution with reliable inventory management, automations, and loyalty capabilities.
LS Retail’s powerful software combines POS, ERP, and retail functionality to help you run your entire business – from back office and operations to customer service, in both your physical and online stores – on one platform. You only need to enter information once, be it products, customers, vendors, or promotions, helping you reduce costs and duplicate work.
Our software solution is ideal for:
National and international booksellers and office supply chains
Bookstores, arts and crafts, stationery shops that sell online and in stores
Businesses that also offer courses, classes, events, and bookings
Retailers also operating cafes, bakeries, coffee shops in the same location
Interact with book lovers, not multiple fragmented software systems
Effortlessly mange other services alongside your regular productsLEARN MORE
Effortlessly mange other services alongside your regular productsExpand beyond products, and offer courses, ticketed workshops, events, or a cozy café or bagel shop, you can manage all that - registrations, planning, food service – within the same powerful retail management system. You can basically manage all your activities and operations within the same software solution you use for the rest of your business.
Know exactly what your bestsellers are and how much to restocklearn more
Know exactly what your bestsellers are and how much to restockGet real-time visibility into in stock and out of stock items across your entire company. Distribute items to your stores based on demand and manage inventory tasks, like stock counting and receiving, on handheld devices. Simplify inventory management and replenishment with the system’s automations.
Entice customers to buy more books using targeted rewards and offerslearn more
Entice customers to buy more books using targeted rewards and offersSend personalized campaigns and communications to loyalty members and reward customers online and in person. Manage complex pricing, offers, and promotions and apply them automatically to all or some of your stores.
Speed up the training process for new employees to serve customers fasterlearn more
Speed up the training process for new employees to serve customers fasterTeach your employees on one POS system with an intuitive interface that takes under an hour to learn. Let employees log-in to the system quickly with a barcode, card, or dallas key and easily track work hours. You can also manage shifts and worked hours effortlessly from the same software system. Plan and communicate staff schedules, track worked hours and manage commissions easily.
Open new locations easily both locally or internationallylearn more
Open new locations easily both locally or internationallyOpen more locations easily: the software is designed for growth. Set databases, POS, and setup information just once, and then replicate the settings to open new stores faster. Sell tax free and accept different types of currencies when your business operates in airports or train stations. Offer multiple languages, localizations and open more locations easily – the software is designed for growth.
Easily share information and updates across all your storeslearn more
Easily share information and updates across all your storesMaintain your business centrally from headquarters and get a complete overview of your operations on one platform. Manage items, prices, offers and promotions and replenishment online and in your physical stores.
Boost your online presence and let customers choose how to shopLearn more
Boost your online presence and let customers choose how to shopConnect your eCommerce and physical stores and offer your customers the option to buy online and pick up in store, search for stock availability at nearby store locations, make returns both online or in-person, and collect loyalty points.
Let customers checkout faster with self-serviceLearn more
Pocket Shop now manages products, prices, and POS functionality centrally across 21 stores
“With our current expansion in mind, we need a unified solution across our regions. Connecting our German and English stores to LS Retail software was a natural decision for us – and a successful one, too.”Olle Fagerlund, IT System Coordinator Read success story
Find the right software solution to help you manage your bookstore, arts and crafts, stationery, or office supply store
Propel your business to new heights, no matter how big or small the goal
Unified commerce software
(includes POS and ERP)
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(includes POS and ERP)
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