RetailAdapt’s ReadyForRetail® Platform Strengthens OpenText Cordys Further in Retail Domain
APELDOORN, The Netherlands and BAGSHOT, England, September 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
Introduction RetailAdapt ‘Omni Channel Commerce’ at OpenText Enterprise World
RetailAdapt, the Customer Journey experts, offer a series of applications built on the
Cordys platform, recently acquired by OpenText.
The ‘ReadyforRetail(R)’ platform is based on OpenText Cordys and enables retailers to
link and adapt consumer-oriented processes and experiences from different
With the finalisation of the Cordys acquisition by OpenText, RetailAdapt will
introduce its latest module for the ‘ReadyforRetail(R)’ platform during the OpenText
Enterprise World event in November.
Recently OpenText acquired Cordys which it is continued as OpenText Cordys.
“The Cordys acquisition by OpenText means that OpenText can directly benefit from the
ReadForRetail(R) platform as this is completely vertical based allowing far greater
offerings in the Retail market. Also their wide international presence is a great
opportunity for both our companies”, says Michel de Beer, managing director of Retail
Adapt. “Thanks to the acquisition of Cordys and the availability of our ‘ReadyforRetail(R
)’ platform OpenText hasdirect access to the retail market – an area where theyhad only
limited presence. With our platform and/or application templates OpenText and its partners
can immediately offer additional solutions within this market using our application
templates, such as Omni Channel Commerce, or buildingnew modules of their own.”
Both large-tier as well as smaller retailers can directly access the applications
and/or modules of RetailAdapt’s ‘ReadyforRetail’ platform and thus immediately benefit.
All the preparatory work is already done within the ‘ReadyforRetail’ framework and
available through a unified platform for implementation which ensures that it is quickly
De Beer: “The RetailAdapt ‘ReadyforRetail’ platform offers every retailer the solution
to merge complex customer related processes in a quick and unambiguous manner and to
organize for optimal ‘shopping experience’ across all channels. One can be more and more
responsive to the expectations and experiences of consumers and ensure that new purchases,
or cross or up selling is made possible.”
The beauty of our framework is the interchangeable operations between on-premise
and/or in the cloud.
During Enterprise World 2013 – OpenText’s Enterprise Information Management
Conference, Orlando (USA), November 17 – 21 – RetailAdapt will introduce the new Omni
Channel Commerce module. Omni Channel Commerce provides an integrated, effective way to
influence customers’ buying process throughout the business regardless what channel they
are in or what device they use.
RetailAdapt is the Global distributor for the ‘ReadyforRetail(R)’ platform, a series of
applications and plug-ins based in the Arts standards within the OpenText Cordys BPM
environment. The RetailAdapt mission is to improve retailers’ quality process-oriented
solutions. Those retail organizations are thereby enabled to with greater speed and
flexibility to analyze customer information and experiences from multiple systems and
applications and respond to them. The ReadyForRetail(R) Framework enables retailers to
achieve their major business goals such as optimizing of inventory, minimizing shrinkage
and improving the overall store performance. In addition, integration is a lot less
complex and therefore more manageable and cost effective.
More information on http://www.retailadapt.com