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PROFITsystems Partners with Furniture 1st, Offers Members Benefits

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Press Release

Furniture 1st members gain extra perks within leading retail management solutions for home furnishings retailers

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (October 18, 2016) – PROFITsystems, a HighJump product and leading provider of solutions for home furnishings retailers, today announced a new partnership with Furniture 1st, which offers a special program to the buying group’s 215-plus retail members. Home furnishings retailers associated with Furniture 1st gain discounts and benefits in their access to PROFITsystems’ flagship product, RETAILvantage, which is designed to run every aspect of their operation, including point of sale, inventory management, customer relationship management, accounting, and business intelligence tools.

PROFITsystems counts 25 percent of Furniture 1st members as clients today. This partnership provides benefits to both new and existing PROFITsystems customers, including software license discounts, consulting credit hours, barcoding scanner markdowns and training and education at no cost.

“Our commitment to full-line, independent dealers makes this a perfect partnership. We pride ourselves in having helped thousands of home goods retailers improve efficiency and profitability, including many Furniture 1st members who today benefit from our POS and inventory management system and participate in our performance groups,” said Joanne Gulnac, general manager for PROFITsystems.

Founded in 1994, Furniture 1st has seen its family of independent furniture retailers thrive across 46 states, today generating more than $2 billion in collective retail revenue. The buying group focuses on establishing partnerships that improve members’ profitability through volume purchasing, innovative operations and marketing.

“We are really looking forward to this collaborative effort with PROFITsystems,” said Furniture 1st Director of Services, Amanda Daubert. “As we increase our focus on helping retailers improve margins and stand out from the competition in their local markets, PROFITsystems separated itself as a vendor with solutions that can assist our retailers in getting there.”

To learn more about member benefits, stop by the PROFITsystems High Point Market booth (Retailer Resource Center, #22 & 23) or visit http://www.profitsystems.com/contact/.