In the current retail environment our goal is to maximize return for our Clients wherever possible. By using the @Store technology to integrate the web store with multiple divisions, Work N Gear is able to increase its on-line selection by 400% while simultaneously reducing overall investment.
Grand Rapids, Michigan (PRWEB) December 19, 2008
Progressive Distribution® announced today the successful deployment of it's @Store® distributed shipment system into client Work N Gear.com's wholesale warehouse operations. Work N Gear is the largest retail chain in the United States specializing in the work apparel and footwear industry. The integration of @Store® into their distribution center enables Work N Gear.com, which is powered by Progressive Distribution's Orderlink® Platform, to significantly expand their on-line product offering while maintaining a tight integration between inventory, web store, and customer service.
"In the current retail environment our goal is to maximize return for our Clients wherever possible. By using the @Store technology to integrate the web store with multiple divisions, Work N Gear is able to increase its on-line selection by 400% while simultaneously reducing overall investment." says John McGovern Progressive Distribution's president. "The increased selection also has helped achieve higher order conversion while maintaining the superior customer experience achieved with tight integration."
Work 'N Gear serves customers both online at http://www.workngear.com, and in their retail stores with the widest selection of apparel and footwear designed for use in service, industrial and healthcare environments. Work 'N Gear operates more than 40 retail stores throughout the Northeast and Midwest, with multiple new store openings planned.
Progressive Distribution is a leading direct-channel service provider that delivers processing services, technology and infrastructure for e-commerce and catalog merchants. Founded in Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1984, Progressive Distribution was one of the first companies to develop advanced systems and services for online retailers. Services include web store development, hosting, creative, e-commerce order processing, fulfillment services, warehousing and inventory management; search engine marketing; cost per click (CPC) management; PCI compliant credit card processing; live operator customer contact centers; Web-based management reporting; unified B2B and B2C affiliate partner integration.
For more information, visit http://www.prodist.com