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Jagged Peak to Co-host Webinar with FitForCommerce on the Keys to Succeeding in Omnichannel Retail

July 9, 2013

Webinar to focus on omnichannel challenges and the critical role the order management system plays.

Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 09, 2013

Jagged Peak, Inc. (OTC BB: JGPK), a leading provider of enterprise-class eCommerce solutions and supply chain services, announced today that it has teamed with eCommerce consulting firm, FitForCommerce, to co-sponsor a webinar on the key success factors for omnichannel retailing. The webinar is free, but requires registration.

Called “The Brains Behind Omnichannel Retailing: Uncovering the Real Omnichannel Challenges and Keys to Success,” the webinar will be held on July 18 from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. EST. It will leverage key findings from a recent survey revealing that 69 percent of retailers don’t think their current systems are equipped to handle omnichannel requirements. The webinar will focus on the importance of the order management system and feature the experiences of fashion brand Vince Camuto as it looks to enter the realm of omnichannel retail.

The webinar expands on findings published earlier this year in a FitForCommerce white paper by the same name. It includes retailer survey results and provides recommendations for building the infrastructure and operations necessary for successful omnichannel retailing, including how the Order Management System (OMS) can make it easier for retailers to provide the operational links between retail channels that are necessary to gain visibility into orders, inventory and customer data across the entire retail enterprise and all of the extended fulfillment options afforded the omnichannel shopper.

“While it may not be the most glamorous piece of the equation, the OMS is arguably the most necessary enabling factor in omnichannel retailing,” says Jagged Peak CSMO Vince Fabrizzi. “It is the brain that controls this complex process—orchestrating multi-channel order capture and aggregation, while providing real-time inventory visibility across all stocking points, including warehouses, stores, drop shippers or elsewhere, to give the customer channel-neutral options for acquiring the products they purchase.”

About FitForCommerce

FitForCommerce (http://www.FitForCommerce.com) is the leading boutique eCommerce consultancy, helping hundreds of online and multichannel retailers/manufacturers make informed eCommerce investment decisions. Using years of experience, state-of-the-art tools, strategic diligence and tactical planning, FitForCommerce facilitates retailers to define business and technical requirements to find their "best-fit" technology solutions—including eCommerce platforms, back-end systems and critical point solutions. http://www.eCommerceKnowHow.com is the industry’s most comprehensive knowledge base and educational resource. FFC Verification is a structured evaluation process for eCommerce provider solutions.

About The Camuto Group

The Camuto Group is a lifestyle concept started by footwear icon Vince Camuto. The brand is built on the principles of quality, innovation and style, and caters to a modern customer who is continuously knowledgeable about the hottest trends and insists on versatility in product, from day to night, week to weekend yet will never compromise on style or quality. Key elements to the collection include premium detailing, modern fit and consumer accessibility. The products’ price/value/aesthetic are unmatched in today’s retail landscape. The product offering spans 19 classifications, including footwear, outerwear, sunglasses, handbags, small leather goods, belts, optical frames, jewelry, fragrance, sportswear, home, cold weather accessories, swimwear and dresses. The men’s categories include fragrance, outerwear, footwear, sunglasses and optical frames. For more information, please visit http://www.camutogroup.com.

About Jagged Peak

Jagged Peak is a leading eCommerce solutions provider with software and services that enhance the scalability, flexibility and profitability of multi-channel online businesses. Its cornerstone technology is EDGE―an enterprise-class eCommerce platform that includes a full-featured eCommerce Platform (ECP) and robust Order Management System (OMS) as well as a Warehouse Management System (WMS) and Transportation Management System (TMS). These platform elements can be deployed alone or together through a license or SaaS delivery model to form an end-to-end, cloud-based software suite that integrates the entire order life cycle with visibility across business units, distribution channels and trading partners―all while enabling the client to have complete control of its online brand. Combining its technology with a comprehensive array of eMarketing, customer support and IT professional services along with “anytime, anywhere” order fulfillment through its FlexNet™ warehouse network, Jagged Peak offers a rare and uniquely holistic approach to eCommerce. Jagged Peak’s blue chip client roster includes numerous global consumer brand companies. For more information, please visit http://www.jaggedpeak.com.

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