The retail software market is broadly divided into four key application segments.
In-store solutions – This segment includes point of sale, kiosks and self checkout solutions, back office, audit management, cross channel order management, work force management, e-commerce solutions, real estate management, store level inventory solutions and so on.
Customer centric solutions – This includes marketing management, promotions, customer loyalty, customer relationship management, merchandise management and space management solutions.
Headquarter solutions – This segment includes business intelligence, performance management, enterprise level pricing, enterprise level inventory management, corporate financials, HR and data warehousing solutions.
Supply chain solutions – This includes order management, warehouse management, procurement, product life cycle management and transportation management.