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Summary of ePMX Spend Management Software software from Bellwether Software

Brief Description (Provided by Vendor)
Bellwether Software was founded in 1985 and helps organizations reduce costs, gain organizational control over spending and improve regulatory compliance (SOX) through implementation of its Procurement Management Software (PMX).

We have over 250 clients all over the world.

Bellwether is focused strictly on:

Procurement Management
Material Management
Spend Management and analysis
Inventory and Asset Management
Expense Management and Reporting

ePMX software helps companies reduce expenses and increase profits by improving the efficiency of the purchasing function. With ePMX, companies can achieve reduction in purchase cycle time, cost reduction in labor and administrative costs and better accountability throughout the buying cycle.

ePMX allows you as customer a variety of choices in running the software:
1. Traditional Model: Fully own and operate ePMX on your own datacenter.
2. Traditional Model-Hosted: Installed at the hosting center of your choice.
3. SaaS/ASP Model: Let Bellwether manage the software and hardware while it makes the software available to you via the Internet or a thin client


Contact Information
Website: http://www.bellwethercorp.com/
Phone: 502-426-5463

Company founded
1985

Software installs
750

Size of businesses targeted
Tier 2 - Upper Market: Retailers that choose software in this category usually range in size of 1000+ employees with annual revenue of $100 million to $500 million. POS software packages will cost around $250,000 to $1.5 million for 30 to 1000 computer users. The implementation costs are usually 2 to 4 times the cost of the software.

Tier 3 - Mid Market: Retailers that choose software in this category usually range in size of 50 to 1000 employees with annual revenue of $25 million to $250 million. POS software packages will cost around $25,000 to $250,000 for 5 to 200 computer users. The implementation costs are usually .75 to 5 times the cost of the software.

Tier 4 - Lower Market: Retailers that choose software in this category usually range in size of 1 to 100 employees with annual revenue of $.5 to $50 million. These are smaller companies that have outgrown the Tier 5 solution. POS software packages will cost around $1500 to $75,000 for 1 to 40 computer users. The implementation costs are usually .5 to 2 times the cost of the software.

Tier5 - Shrink Wrap Market: Retailers that choose software in this category usually range in size of 1 to 20 employees with annual revenue of $0 to $3 million. POS software packages in this tier will cost around $200 to $1,500 for 1 to 5 computer users. The training and implementation of the software is generally done in-house - to keep costs down. You can often find these systems bundled with hardware and sold on the internet.

Geographic locations supported
United States
Canada
Africa
Asia
Australia / New Zealand
Europe (east, central, and south)
Europe (west and north, including the United Kingdom)
Latin America (Mexico, Central America, and South America)
Middle East

Operating platforms supported
Windows
Unix
Linux
MAC
Java
Web-based

Training offered
On-site training
Classroom training
Telephone training
Computer based training (CBT)

Database(s) supported
DB2
Cloudscape
Information Management System
Ingres
Interbase
Microsoft SQL Server
MySQL
OpenOffice Base
Oracle
PostgreSQL
SQLite
Sybase SQL


Breakdown of the Key Features Supported for ePMX Spend Management Software 13.2

* The information for this product was last updated on 8/30/2011.

Point of Sale (POS)
Bar code scanning at the POS
Integrated credit card processing/authorization from the POS  
Ability to issue, track, and redeem gift certificates from the POS  
Customer loyalty card support (ability to swipe and authorize loyalty cards at POS)  
Frequent buyer program support (ability to track points for each customer)  
Issue, track, and redeem gift cards at POS  
Create, track, and view quotes from POS  
Integrated gift registry system  
Create work orders (repair/service orders)  
Create and track customers (name, address, email, etc)  
Track and calculate commissions for each sales person  
Marketing promotion & advertising campaign tracking (track promotions at the POS so you can tell which ads pull the best)  
Inventory
Integrated (built in) purchasing
Track inventory by category/classification
Track inventory by department  
Track inventory by matrix or color/size tables (at least 250 tables)  
Track inventory by serial number
Support kits (allows you to group products together and sell them all at once)  
Handle gasoline pricing (to 3 decimal places)  
Consignment inventory tracking
Handle special order tracking
Automatic purchase order generation based on order levels
Interface to a 3rd party Open to Buy Planning application  
Integrated (built in) Open to Buy Planning module  
Accounting & Bookkeeping
General
Peripherals
eCommerce / Shopping Cart Interface
Restaurant Industry Features


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