Retail IT Solutions and Point of Sale (POS) Software Development
Since 2000, Chetu has been providing full-service software solutions to Retailers, E-tailers (or online retailers) and Retail IT vendors. While you may not see our name out front, chances are Chetu has worked on or is the backend developer of many of the retail platforms being used.
Since we perform, 'work for hire services', if you do choose to hire us, you will own the source code and Intellectual Property of the work we do for you under our Agreement.
Our retail industry experts possess business knowledge that is needed to implement technical solutions. Some of our services Include:
- Ecommerce: We have developed high transaction, scalable and fully integrated e-commerce platforms both for the ever growing e-tailers and for the retailers. We have implemented and then customized platforms like PrestaShop, Magento, Demandware, OS Commerce, Big Commerce, MS Commerce, Websphere Commerce Server to name a few. While in some cases due to business process and other needs, implemented them from scratch using .NET / PHP / Java and other platforms.
- Installation and Migration - Installing new e-commerce platforms and migrating the old data sets to them.
- Implementation - Implementing new ecommerce platforms.
- Customization - Customizing them to meet business needs.
- Social Media - We have successfully integrated retail offerings to Social Media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, FourSquare and others. In some cases we have used tools like Janrain, while in other cases implemented such integrations directly.
Our comprehensive experience entails:
Systems Integration - Integrating ecommerce and other platforms to the backend fabric or within itself. Our broad experience includes integration with or from platforms including
- ERP and accounting platforms like Quickbooks, Epicor, Sage, Microsoft Dynamics;
- OMS (Order Management systems) like Monsoon and others
- Shipping carriers including FedEx, UPS, USPS
- Third-party APIs like eBay, Amazon and others
- Payment Gateways like Paypal, Transfirst, First Data, Merchant Warehouse and others.
- Development - Chetu has developed or is currently helping in development of various POS platforms. The variations of POS systems developed by us include web based POS, desktop based POS, PDA and mobile device based POS™ we brick and mortar retailers we have extended their POS to also perform Time & Attendance, new recruit screening, HR & Benefits, loyalty applications and others. Such and other implementations have enabled retailers to effectively use POS terminals as a common thread connecting to Corporate.
- Integration - Chetu has integrated to some well-known POS platforms. Essentially creating an extension (e.g. mobile) that consumes those APIs. We have integrated POS systems to internal accounting, sharepoint, payroll, business intelligence & reporting platforms as well.
- Business Intelligence & Reporting: Chetu has implemented numerous data warehouses that aggregate retailer's information from myriads data sources into a central reporting platform. This gives a unifying single view for the Enterprise. We have used ETL tools like Informatica, SSIS to plain old scripting using PL/SQL, .NET and other languages. For report creation we are using tools like Cognos, Microstrategy, SAS, SSRS/SSIS, Pentaho, Jasper and others.
- Custom Applications and Workflows - From customizing POS™ that provide HR and benefits to each store location to screening new store level applicants right at the store; we have helped retailers and etailers to optimize efficiencies within their fabric. We have helped unify the retail fabric by implementing solutions using tools like Microsoft Sharepoint (MOSS), Liferay and others. Our diverse experience in helping retailers includes implementing mobile tablets that integrate buyers to vendors; just in time integration with drop ship vendors, EDI and others.
- ERP Support and Maintenance - We currently support ERP platforms like Peoplesoft, MS Dynamics, Epicor, Sage, QuickBooks and others. In addition, Chetu has successfully implemented Sharepoint (MOSS) roll-outs.
- Customer Experience: We have implement Customer Loyalty and Gift Card platforms including points and club based membership.
- Latest Trends: Uniting Retailers with the latest IT trends within Mobile, RFID, Digital Signage, Kiosk, SEO and other product development.
As a true backend IT partner, you may not see our Logo or our name on the POS system or the Digital Signage application you use, but chances are we are behind it. As a true IT solutions provider, Chetu works for IT vendors that sell products and services to the Retail vertical. We provide the same cost effective services from augmenting their IT teams to assisting them in product roll-outs.
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