Fastest-Expanding, Egyptian Supermarket Will Deploy iVend Retail Integrated Omnichannel Suite To Modernize Retail Operations And Support Growth Plans
CAIRO, EGYPT February 23, 2018 – iVend Retail by CitiXsys, a recognized market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced kazyon, Tawfeer for Food Products, S.A.E. has selected iVend Retail to modernize its retail operations and implement an omnichannel strategy aligned with growth and customer expectations.
In its fourth year of business, kazyon has become one of the fastest growing retailers in Egypt, with 300 stores. The retailer has plans to grow to over 1,000 stores over the next three years, double its warehouse capacity and serve all regions of Egypt via its own fleet of vans and trucks.
With iVend Retail, kazyon will benefit from an integrated suite of omnichannel applications designed to harmonize retail operations across sales channels and build customer loyalty through delivery of consistent shopping experiences.. iVend Retail will also enable the retailer to optimize pricing, draw upon a single stock pool to ensure the right inventory at the right location at the right time to improve sales, and reduce on-hand inventory and markdowns.
The high scalability and out of the box rich automations and functionalities in iVend Retail fits the retailer’s aggressive expansion plans. A first phase roll out across 370 planned stores will deploy iVend Point of Sale, iVend Web Viewer for role-based online access to iVend Reporting & Analytics intelligence dashboards and integration with existing enterprise resource planning, SAP IS Retail. The second phase will include millions of iVend Loyalty member accounts and iVend Passes digital notifications, plus iVend Handheld inventory management, versatile iVend Mobile point of sale and integrated online commerce module, iVend eCommerce to integrate with call centers to utilize home delivery services.
By integrating retail solutions across the organization, iVend Retail will aid kazyon in its growth plans and support its mission to serve customers with high quality service engagement and products at the best prices.
“As we move to more than double our operations in the next five years, the challenge was to find a software partner who understood our business and had the ability to support the speed of our expansion,” said Ismail Hafez, Marketing Head, kazyon, Tawfeer for Food Products, S.A.E. “The comprehensive omnichannel capabilities we are gaining from iVend Retail give us confidence in their ability to support us today and as we grow and mobilize our sales channels.”
About iVend Retail
iVend Retail by CitiXsys is a global provider of integrated omnichannel solutions for retail and hospitality chains. Our software solutions integrate vital systems to produce a flawless ecosystem where data flows instantly and freely, with minimal IT investment. Designed to provide exceptional customer experiences throughout the entire shopper and dining journey, iVend Retail solutions for point of sale, loyalty, eCommerce, digital passes, analytics and mobility will increase revenue, improve customer retention, and bring in new business, all while lowering your operating costs. Our suite of solutions is available through a worldwide distribution network of certified partners. For more information about iVend Retail, www.ivend.com or email us at [email protected].