Covast B2B Suite for Retail
Take a look inside the IT infrastructure of today's large retailers and you will be surprised how many applications and systems it takes to keep business running. Critical business functions like inventory control, supplier compliance and order fulfillment require a host of different B2B applications and communication.
Covast is bringing simplicity to retailers all over the globe with the Covast B2B Suite for Retail. Through solutions specifically designed for today's large retailers, Covast integrates B2B systems and communications onto a single integration platform, such as Microsoft BizTalk Server and IBM WebSphere. This allows retailers to gain a comprehensive and real-time view of all supplier and customer activity. The result is improved forecasting and inventory control, accurate and timely order fulfillment, and reduced retailing costs.
Benefits of the Covast B2B Suite for Retail include:
- Improved supplier visibility, flexibility and
inventory control. Using a single integration
platform, Covast allows retailers to see and manage
supplier activity from a single place. The ability
to monitor external B2B business processes and manage
activity in real-time helps retailers improve critical
business functions such as inventory control.
- Comprehensive support of retail-specific protocols
and standards. Covast supports all retail B2B
communication standards and protocols used all over
the world. This is increasingly important for retailers
who source products both globally and locally.
- Ease of use for simplified B2B integration.
The Covast B2B Suite for Retail allows companies to
quickly add new trading partners and conduct B2B communications
easily. Because Covast's solutions are designed to
be used by non-developer/non-programmer resources,
retailers can tailor the solution to fit their precise
B2B communication and integration needs.
- Secured, controlled communication. The B2B
Suite for Retail enables companies to communicate
with all trading partners in a secure and controlled
way, thus ensuring communication integrity and reliability.