Storis Adds International Importing Features
March 27, 2008

Retail automation vendor Storis Management Systems, Mt. Arlington, N.J., has introduced advanced features to facilitate the processing of international and domestic shipments of goods for improved supply chain management as part of additions to the latest version of Storis’ Windows-based Vision R8 product. “There has been a tremendous shift into overseas markets. Economic changes by countries such as China and throughout Latin and Central America have widened the involvement of private sector manufacturing, translating into an expansion of a highly competitive global market,” said David Berger, director of product development for Storis. “As a result, overseas importing is the norm for how many

Storis Will Hold Users Conference in August
March 17, 2008

Retail operations software vendor Storis Management Systems, Mt. Arlington, N.J., has scheduled its 2008 users conference (UC08) for August 21-23 at the Hyatt Regency on the Hudson in Jersey City, N.J. The conference theme is “Innovation, Collaboration, Success.” “UC08 promises to be a highly educational and enjoyable event featuring over 35 seminars to choose from,” said Carolina Van Winkle, senior marketing manager and coordinator of this year’s UC08. Additionally, we are offering a Thursday night welcome cocktail reception overlooking the NYC skyline, a Friday evening dinner--‘Gala Manhattan Cruise’--and numerous networking opportunities with STORIS experts and retail peers. Registration has already surpassed our expectations and

Rosa’s Home Stores Sign On to Vision R8
February 28, 2008

The East Coast electronics and appliance retailer Rosa’s Home Stores has signed up with Storis to upgrade to its Vision R8 software, Storis announced this week. “We made the decision to upgrade to Vision R8 because just as our business doesn’t sit still, neither should our software. Vision R8 will keep us at the forefront of the software technology curve and deliver a product that will allow our associates the tools they need to do their job better,” Rosa’s President Dean Rallo said in a statement. The two companies have had a relationship for 12 years. Have you used the Vision

Factory Direct, Storis Reach Deal
February 12, 2008

Storis Management Systems announced this week that it has reached a deal with the appliance retailer Factory Direct Appliance in which Factory Direct will use Storis’ Vision R8 Solution. The deal covers everything from digital order processing to supply chain management to distribution and logistics. “We are proud to be affiliated with such an elite and successful retailer,” Storis Regional Sales Manager Tim O’Neill said in a statement. “After a thorough evaluation of a number of systems in the marketplace, they found [a] strategic fit with Storis.” Factory Direct will use the Storis system at its seven locations in the Kansas City

New CRM Product From Storis
November 29, 2007

Storis Management Systems has announced that its latest customer relationship management software product has been released. The new version, from Storis’ InTouch line of products, allows store managers to better keep track of customer relationships and other business information. New features in the latest update of the software include sales lead creation, easier addition of follow-up assignments and direct integration with the Customer Shopping Cart feature. The system also makes it easier to generate price quotes for customers, and e-mail or fax them. For more information on the product, visit

Storis Introduces New Vision Product
November 6, 2007

The retail appliance software provider Storis Management Systems has announced the release of the Executive Vision suite, the latest product in its Vision R8 line of business software. The software, company executive Michael Alvord said in Storis’ announcement, “delivers instantaneous access to key performance indicators from a single location on the desktop.” This enables big ticket retailers, to whom the product is targeted, to literally follow the performance of their store in real time. Features included in the Executive Vision suite include three-dimensional graphic display, file sharing capabilities, and extensive security features. For more information on this and other Storis products, visit

Storis Introduces Release 8.4
October 3, 2007

Retail automation vendor Storis Management Systems, Mt. Arlington, N.J., has intoduced Release 8.4, the latest version of Storisí Windows-based product Vision R8. “This latest revision demonstrates our dedication to providing our clients with the most advanced tools to help them succeed in today’s competitive marketplace,” said Doug Culmone, COO of Storis. Storis clients will benefit from key robust features including: Executive Vision, Image Wizard, Multiple Product Costs, End of Day Scheduling, and more. Executive Vision serves as a single gateway to a company’s information and knowledge base enabling users to turn vast amounts of sales data into manageable, actionable information. This information is configured

Real-Time Returns
September 1, 2007

The year was 1988. Bush No. 1 was warring with Dukakis, Guns N’ Roses was just hitting the rock scene and Phil Marsillio was looking to modernize his family-owned, high-end appliance store. That decision led to the adoption of computer-run, point-of-sale software from Storis, which, at the time, was in its infancy. Today, nearly 20 years later, Marsillio considers it one of his most profitable business decisions. “As far as Vision R8 (the latest version of the Storis platform), it’s superior to everything I’ve seen,” said the co-owner of Fairfield, Conn.’s Marsillio’s Appliances, which has been in business for over 62 years. “Over the years,

Storis Signs Up 200th Vision R8 Client
June 22, 2007

The business management software provider Storis announced this week that they have now signed up 200 clients for their Vision R8 Server Business Solution, their primary application suite. “The Vision R8 product suite has proven to be a sensation among retailers of all sizes,” Storis COO Doug Culmone said in a statement. “We look forward to continuing to help and excite retailers with our solid software solution.” The company describes the Vision R8 as “an integrated, real-time system that connects all the essential aspects of retail operations in a Windows based environment.” Introduced in 2004, it was Storis’ first foray into the

Storis Management Systems
December 1, 2006

Storis Management Systems, the industry leader for business management systems, offers the most comprehensive technology solution available to retailers of all sizes. Based in Mt. Arlington, New Jersey, with a Research & Development office in Deerfield Beach, FL, Storis has been privately-held, self-funded, and fast growing since its inception in 1985. Today, STORIS automates over 3,000 retail locations worldwide, serving some of the industry’s most successful retail companies in the consumer electronics and appliances retail market. Storis clients include some of the top names in the appliance and electronics retail industry such as Intercounty Appliance Corp., DeSears Appliances & Home Entertainment, Rosa’s Home Stores,