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Executive Centre 3, 25 Merchant Street, Suite 400
Cincinnati, OH 45246
Phone: (513) 587-3100
Tollfree: (866) 587-PCMS
Fax: (513) 587-3111
Contact: Cris Fowler, Director, Store Systems – The Americas
NRF Associate Member
VISION Portfolio
VISION Portfolio, PCMS's best of breed retail suite, has been designed and architected as an open, Java-based store systems solution that enables retailers to adapt to blurring sector lines, varying store sizes, different selling formats and global growth pressures. With POS, loss prevention, front/back office, self checkout, kiosk, mobile and much more, VISION Portfolio addresses the full spectrum of retailers' needs by providing individual or end-to-end solutions to meet current and unforeseen needs.
Target Retailer/Client:
All Retailers
Hardware Platforms:
Hardware independence through a Java Virtual Machine interface. Freedom to choose the most appropriate hardware platform and devices for each application e.g. PC POS terminal (any manufacturer), kiosk
Operating Systems:
DOS, Microsoft Windows, UNIX, Linux, OS/400, Embedded OS
Software Group:
Number of Retail Clients:
Remote Access:
Programming Language:
Database Name:
Freedom to choose. Oracle, DB2, MySQL, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, JDBC Compliant
Upon Request
Number of Installs:
Upon Request
Year Introduced:
Representative Clients:
VISION BeanStore customers include: Fred Meyer Jewelers, US; LensCrafters, US; Sunglass Hut, US; Half Price Books, US; Best Buy Mobile, US; h.h. gregg, US; Rainbow Apparel, US; Bass Pro Shops, US; Harry Rosen, Canada; Indigo/Chapters Books, Canada; International Clothiers, Canada; Nova Scotia Liquor Control, Canada; Krispy Kreme, UK; Everything Everywhere, UK; Waitrose, UK; Marks & Spencer, UK; Auchan, France; Leroy Merlin, France; Karstadt, Germany; Oroton Group, Australia; Ralph Lauren Apparel, Australia; Athlete's Foot, Australia; David Jones, Australia; Vodafone, Australia; Prada, Italy; Salvatore Ferragamo, Italy; Rocca, Italy; Elverys Sports, Ireland; Oxxo, Mexico; Metcash Africa, South Africa; Pick & Pay, South Africa; John Lewis, UK; Arcadia Group, UK
Direct Support:
3rd Party Support:
3rd Party Interface:
Interface To Whom:
IBM (WRS Software), SAP, Oracle, Epson, Fujitsu, Wincor Nixdorf, Sun Microsystems, JDA, QSR Automations, Motorola, Marketech Retail Solutions, Experian QAS, Vertex, DigiPos, ACI, Elavon, Dell, ISD, Ultimate Technology, Microsoft, Eigen
Web Demo:
Geographic Areas Sold:
Africa; Asia; Australia/New Zealand; China; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America; South America; United Kingdom; United States
Annual Retail Sales - Target Customer:
All Groups
ARTS (Association for Retail Technology Standards) Compliance:
ARTS Retail Data Model:  Yes
Unified Point of Service (UnifiedPOS):  Yes
ARTS XML Standard XML Schemas:  Yes
Application Functions
Strategic Information Tools
Store Systems
Merchandise Systems
Financial Systems
Supply Chain, Distribution & Logistics Systems
Internet Systems
Advertising, Marketing and Promotion
Human Resources