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Cegid Ranked Top Retail Vendor in Specialty and Apparel in in RIS News’ 2018 Leaderboard Report

December 6, 2018

CARLSBAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 6, 2018--Cegid, a unified commerce solutions in retail and POS management solutions, has been voted as a top performing retail technology vendor in Retail Info Systems (RIS) News’ prestigious Leaderboard Report for 2018, as indicated by its multitude of top rankings across a wide range of categories. Significantly, Cegid retained the number one spot in the Specialty Retail category for a third consecutive year, secured the number one position in the Apparel category, and went on to garner the number one position in an impressive 10 of the Report’s 50 categories — more than any other individual vendor.

Cegid secured the #1 position in the following 10 categories:

Top Specialty Vendor Leaders Customer Satisfaction for Large Vendors Top Apparel Vendors Top Vendors in Total Cost of Operation by Tier One Top Vendors in Software Reliability by Tier One Leaders in Quality of Service by Tier One Top Vendors on Return on Investment by Tier One Leaders in Technology Innovation by Tier One Top Vendors in Ease of Installation & Integration by Tier One Top Vendors in Ease of Administration & Maintenance by Tier One

Overall, Cegid posted impressive results — landing within the top 5 slots across 30 separate categories.

“ We’re exceptionally proud of the recognition received by RIS News. It is validation of the impact Cegid is making for our clients,” saidSylvain Jauze, Director of Worldwide Sales & International Operations for Cegid Retail. “Of particular significance is that we were ranked #1 in eight categories that we hadn’t received a ranking in previously. This speaks to the continual investment in our technologies and our unshakeable commitment to providing our customers with solutions that fit their brands, their stores, and their goals.”

Donna Armstrong, COO of Cegid North America, said, “ Receiving the top ranking for the Specialty Retailer, Apparel, and Customer Satisfaction categories is deeply significant. Retail brands often struggle to provide to ensure they never miss a sale and capture new growth opportunities.”

An influential guide to retail software, the annual LeaderBoard is produced by Retail Info Systems (RIS), a leading B2B retail trade publication. View the report in its entirety here.

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About Cegid

Cegid is a major provider of business management solutions for CPAs, financial and tax managers, as well as for HR, payroll and retail professionals. With proven experience as a leader in SaaS management solutions, Cegid provides assistance in the digitalization of companies and public sector bodies. Cegid’s vision of business is both pragmatic and forward thinking, and the company has mastered new technologies so as to provide useful innovation, not to mention unique expertise in terms of regulatory matters. Cegid is with its clients for the long haul. In a constantly changing world, Cegid is opening up new possibilities so that every area of a business can increase its added value. Cegid has 2,400 employees and sells its solutions in 75 countries. In 2017, Cegid recorded a turnover of €332 million. Pascal Houillon has been the CEO since March 2017.

Our mission is to enable retailers to never miss a sale in the digital age and seize new growth opportunities by delivering a unified, personalized shopping experience in-store, online, anytime, everywhere. Our cloud based unified commerce platform includes features such as order management, merchandising and inventory management, digital and Mobile POS, Clienteling, CRM and retail analytics and is available in SaaS or on-premise. Over 1,000 retailers and 70,000 stores in 75 countries trust Cegid to reinvent the customer experience, digitize their stores, maximize sales, and succeed with unified commerce. We support clients including Barbour, Clarins, Delsey, Estee Lauder, Gant, Havaianas, Lacoste, Leica, L’Occitane, Paul Smith, Quiksilver, Ted Baker, and Yves Rocher.

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CONTACT: Cegid

Djamel Toubrinet

+1 (760) 710.4444

dtoubrinet@cegid.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CANADA CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY ONLINE RETAIL DATA MANAGEMENT HARDWARE NETWORKS SOFTWARE TELECOMMUNICATIONS SECURITY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING FINANCE HUMAN RESOURCES RETAIL OTHER RETAIL

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