Merchant is a comprehensive management application designed to help traders, distributors and retailers improve their business performance. Employing Microsoft® Windows® SQL database technology, Trader provides a fully integrated business environment that can help streamline internal operations, improve customer service and maximise profitability. Merchant is fully scalable and is ideal for businesses of any size, including multi-user, multi-branch operations.
Merchant is built on over thirty years’ experience of developing retail and wholesale distribution applications. Utilising the proven foundations of established software, Merchant incorporates a number of features designed to meet the specific requirements of builders, plumbers and timber merchants. These include comprehensive facilities for retail and wholesale order processing, purchase administration, stock control, ledger accounting and management reporting.
What is Merchant?
Merchant is versatile business-management software designed specifically for wholesalers and retailers, such as builders merchants, plumbers merchants, tools & fixings distributors, electrical wholesalers, DIY stores, stationers and garden centres. The feature-rich software seamlessly integrates all of your sales, stock management, accounting and reporting processes into one easy-to-use package
The system is designed to facilitate fast, efficient sales transactions by giving counter staff instant access to all the information they need at the point of sale. All accounting and back office systems are fully integrated, automating all of your routine business tasks. The software can be adapted to suit individual business requirements, giving you a bespoke system at off-the-shelf prices
How is it delivered?
Merchant is available as both a traditional 'on-premise' solution (with servers located on site) and a hosted 'cloud' solution (with servers located in a datacentre). On-premise deployment is ideal for those businesses that require the flexibility and control of housing their own hardware, while cloud deployment lowers up-front costs and eliminates the burden of updates and maintenance.
Who is it for?
Traders, product wholesalers and retailers.
What does Merchant Offer?