Skechers, a global footwear supplier, has selected Aptos, a retail technology provider’s point of sale (POS) solutions. Skechers plans to modernise its technology footprint in its direct-to-consumer distribution channels.
Skechers recognised the need to adopt more modern, omnichannel-native solutions that serve its business needs now and in the future. The company has tripled its retail presence in the past five years. It will deploy Aptos solutions for POS and sales audits, and will leverage the company’s microservices-based SaaS platform, Aptos ONE.
“Skechers is an authentic lifestyle brand that resonates with consumers around the world. Aptos has decades of expertise supporting industry-leading footwear retailers make us an ideal catalyst for its growth,” said Noel Goggin, Aptos CEO and culture leader. “It is an honour to support Skechers on their journey to enhance their retail and omnichannel infrastructure.”
“We were impressed with Aptos’ ability to implement software on a global stage with a single master configuration. Solutions that are proven at scale and functionally robust, and their investments in innovation, including modern, API-driven architecture,” said Chris Coye, senior vice president of information technology at Skechers.
Enterprise Times: What does this mean
Using Aptos Store for points of sale, Skechers will achieve a single view of customers, products and orders. The company believes this will enable seamless experiences across channels. The solution is designed to empower Skechers personnel to offer informed customer service, faster checkouts and individualised customer engagement. With Aptos ONE Store Commerce, Skechers transactions will be processed anytime, anywhere on locally resilient mobile devices. Removing dependencies on store servers and Wi-Fi connectivity, Aptos ONE Store Commerce makes it efficient for Skechers to execute transactions.