Run your DIY and garden stores easily with a powerful software ally
Grow your business and deliver flawless customer service with a software solution that is comprehensive, easy to use, accessible on desktop or handheld devices, and that lets you take care of sales, customers, and inventory, all in one system. Forget about integration issues or unaligned data.
With LS Retail software, you can manage all your daily tasks wherever you need to, with less effort – whether you are in the offices, warehouse, greenhouses, plant nursery or yard. You just need one software solution for your entire business – including the eCommerce – and get total visibility and control of your operations from the POS terminals to the back office.
Our DIY store and garden centers software solution is ideal for:
Local and international DIY and hardware stores
Garden centers and plant nursery chains
Home improvement and gardening retailers
Large stores with indoor and outdoor areas
Get all the tools you need to stay competitive, grow profit and streamline operations
Easily manage thousands of items in your inventoryLEARN MORE
Easily manage thousands of items in your inventory
Manage traditional items, bulk purchases resold by weight or length, items like paint that are mixed before being sold, or flowers that are combined for gift baskets. Fulfill inventory tasks, such as counting, receiving, picking and transfers, on mobile devices.
Let customers choose how they want to shoplearn more
Let customers choose how they want to shop
Cut lines and speed up the checkout process by letting customers pay where they are on handheld POS.
Offer home delivery and click & collect, with item pick-up in store, at lockers, or the curbside.
Accept product returns in all stores for items bought online.
Send the right rewards at the right timeslearn more
Send the right rewards at the right times
Create complex offers and promotions and activate them in some of your stores, online, on weekdays – you decide. Send personalized coupons or promotions using customers’ buying history and preferences. Let customers collect loyalty points and rewards whenever they shop.
Sell appointments and courses with everything elselearn more
Sell appointments and courses with everything else
Manage services like landscaping or consultations, and events like horticulture classes or woodworking workshops, within your retail platform with Bookings for LS Central.
Allow your employees to handle customer inquiries on the shop floor and easily close sales on handheld devices if needed.
Keep your showrooms full of the right productslearn more
Keep your showrooms full of the right products
Identify fast- and slow-sellers and maximize visibility of best-selling items both online and in store.
Check product availability across all stores and warehouses and order items. Let the system reorder exactly what you need with automated replenishment and redistribution.
Decide what pricing will look like for each store locationlearn more
Decide what pricing will look like for each store location
Manage different pricing and promotions depending on the types of customers you have (builders, landscapers, resellers, retail customers, etc.).
Differentiate your offering. Set different pricing strategies depending on the store location, or for stores that have different branding.
Always ensure you have enough staff availableLearn more
Always ensure you have enough staff available
Plan work schedules and share them with employees, check hours worked against the plan and ensure you are using your staff’s time effectively. Differentiate your offering. Set different pricing strategies for different store locations, or for different branded stores. Check out our staff management feature.
Run all your business services on one platformLearn more
Run all your business services on one platform
Take orders, plan and check staff schedules, track inventory and replenishment, manage your retail customers, contractors, and distributors all on the same platform.
You can also get real-time reports and analytics, and always know how your business is running.
Bradford Greenhouses manages thousands of plant products and over 87,000 square feet of nursery stock with LS Retail software
“LS Central allowed us to modernize our retail system and has streamlined many of our back-office operations. We find it a very dependable system, which has benefited our customer experience.”Len Ferragine, Owner Read success story
Manage your DIY stores and plant nurseries from start to finish with LS Retail software
Propel your business to new heights, no matter how big or small the goal
Unified commerce software
(includes POS and ERP)
LS Central is a fully integrated software solution that combines POS, ERP, loyalty, eCommerce, inventory management (and more!) for hardware stores, DIY shops, garden centers and home improvement chains.
Software for small retailers
(includes POS and ERP)
LS Express is the online POS and retail software solution for small hardware stores, DIY shops, and garden centers (mainly one-store retailers). It is a native app for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central.