This type of business is characterised by large assortments and intensive need for consultancy Product information from sigma//MC or DEWAS III must be available to the customer and to the employee sigma//MC.

Customer cards couponing individual discount functions, sale on account and delivery service increase customer loyalty and with it, sales.

Stock keeping and automatic re-ordering optimise the merchandise process. Perpetual stock taking makes the expensive method of stock taking by fixed date obsolete. The stock on hand is check during opening hours when customer frequency is low.

Mobile solutions with online access to merchandise management bring required information to the employees at the shelves, online capable PDT's assist in the outdoor areas.

The store management is kept informed by extensive reports of all departments.