Big Hairy Dog Information Systems (BHD)

Big Hairy Dog Information Systems (BHD) is a global reseller and service provider of Retail Pro software, the world’s leading POS and Inventory Management Systems for small-to-medium sized retailers.  Established in 1993 by co-founders Mick and Sandy Malaney, BHD has maintained its dominance as a top seller and service provider for Retail Pro Software world-wide. It provides old fashioned customer service not only to its own customers, but also to hundreds of businesses who purchased Retail Pro from other dealers, but are unable to get the excellent service and support BHD offers. Providing the best training, tech support and customer service in the industry is the cornerstone BHD has built its business upon.


Canadian Retail Solutions (CRS)

Canadian Retail Solutions (CRS) specializes in Inventory Control and Point of Sale (POS) Systems for small to mid-sized Canadian retailers operating or planning to operate in multi-store environments. Since 1991, we have seen continual growth in our client base – a direct result of exceeding expectations as we constantly strive to improve our service offerings. Our business philosophy reflects an unwavering dedication to quality, integrity and personalized client support in all we do. For more information visit:


Complete Data Systems

Based in Texas, Complete Data System supports over 400 customers across the United States from New York to Hawaii, and in Canada. In addition to having been a Retail Pro Business Partner since 1993, Complete Data Systems is partnered with industry leading software and hardware providers as well as specialists in e-commerce and credit card processing. Our significant real world experience, combined with knowledge of today’s information technology capabilities makes us the perfect partner to help you grow and improve our business.


International Micro Systems

International Micro Systems is the industry leader in integrated system solutions that delivers increased revenue and improved customer retention.

If you manage a retail store, arena, stadium, amusement park, restaurant, resort or university facility, you’ve come to the right place.
At IMS, “We tie it ALL together”:

  • Best-in-class software solutions
  • Robust hardware platforms

Professional Services


JD Associates

Are you looking for retail management software geared for your specialty retail business? Are you confused with the many different POS retail software packages available?

Most retailers quickly become overwhelmed by the thought of researching point of sale systems.  J.D. Associates can make the process easier because we use a consultative approach to helping you find the right retail technology for your business.

Since 1989, we have been helping retail businesses (from single stores to 100+ retail chains) find the right point of sale software. With nearly 1,500 retail locations using one of our retail POS systems, each retailer has quickly become a retail pro.  With J.D. Associates at the ready to support you, we become an integral part of your success.

To help you with your retail POS system research click to download the 200+ question POS checklist.

  1. D. Associates: 800-564-4488 x 242 ask for Debra.
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Management One™

When your Open-To-Buy planning becomes a burden or your ability to forecast future sales is not what you want to be doing, then Management One™ is the expert to contact. They have been focused on merchandise planning for success since 1990 and their solution is the best in the industry. A great business starts with the right plan. Accurate forecasting for each classification for each month for the next 12 months is the foundation to grow your retail business. Over 55 Management One™ affiliates throughout the United States and Europe turn that merchandise plan into an action plan and work with the client every month to create a successful reality for the client. Call for a free analysis of your business and financial information to see if Management One™ is right for you. Contact


One Step Retail Solutions

Specializing in retail point of sale software systems and services for specialty retail stores with 3,000+ store installations nationwide, we are your “One Step Solution” provider. One Step Retail Solutions is ranked as one of the top resellers and service providers for some of the most comprehensive and state of the art retail POS software solutions in the industry.


Retail Pro

Island Pacific Inc based in Folsom, California, develops and markets Retail Pro, the premier inventory control/POS software for small to mid-tier retailers. Today, Retail Pro has over 8,000 user companies in over 64 countries. Retailers serving varied markets such as fashion, luggage, footwear, collectibles, gifts, home furnishings, sport, and accessories use Retail Pro to manage all aspects of their operation. With unparalleled functionality and ease-of-use, Retail Pro has established itself as the standard in store management software for today’s retailers worldwide.


Retail Smart Guys

Retail Smart Guys provide the finest in inventory planning, forecasting, open to buy, marketing, and IT Consulting.  Each member of our team has many years of experience in retail, and we utilize that experience to help our customers achieve greater profitability by helping them manage their largest investment – their inventory.  We also help develop marketing programs utilizing Facebook, blogs, web pages, in-store events, and more.  We help with employee training and staffing issues. On top of all of that, we make it FUN to be in retail!


Spot Color Marketing

At Spot Color Marketing, we believe all companies deserve a polished, professional visual identity that supports marketing goals–in the retail industry, that’s especially true. We’re a full-service creative agency providing design, branding, websites, Search Engine Optimization, Pay Per Click advertising and ongoing marketing support.  View our portfolio at or call us at 503-477-4355 for a complimentary marketing audit.


Systems Technology Group, Inc.

Systems Technology Group, located in Buffalo, New York has over a decade of experience in Point of Sale
and inventory control systems. STG has clients throughout North America. Our 1-800 Help Desk team provides support 24 hours a day for clients ranging in size from a single store to over 100 store chains. STG has partnered with IBM, Microsoft, HP and Radiant Systems to deliver POS solutions to a wide range of clients including, but not limited to restaurants, retail stores, liquor stores, hotels, stadiums, casinos, courts, school systems, state parks, gift shops and cafeterias. Customer service, customer loyalty, financial reporting and accounting interfaces are areas that we provide expertise to our growing client list. STG holds a Premier Status with IBM’s Retail Store Solutions team.

We specialize in the following:

  • POS Customer Service (we answer the phone-no options to hit!)
  • Full POS System Support & Supplies (24 x 7 Help Desk, supplies & more!)
  • Local & Regional Maintenance (quick response times!)
  • Software & Hardware Support (partnered with IBM, Microsoft, Radiant Systems, Shift4, ScanSource!)
  • Custom Programming (POS your way!)
  • Mobile Communications (your support on the go!)
  • Credit Card Processing (STG Merchant Services!)
  • Sales, Leasing, Rental & Trade-In Services (we work with your needs!)



WhizBang! Retail Training helps retailers of all sizes build great stores. Founded in 1999 by retail experts Bob Negen and Susan Negen, we offer products and services designed to fit the needs of brand new retailers as well as seasoned owners and multi-store chains.
Our flagship product, the Retail Mastery System teaches the 11 essential skills required to be a successful store owner. Version 2.0 of the Retail Mastery System was released in July of 2016. In 2015 the company launched the Retail Sales Academy, a 24/7 online sales training platform that teaches store employees how to increase sales by providing exceptional customer service.



Constant Contact

Systems Technology Group, located in Buffalo, New York has over a decade of experience in Point of Sale

Email Marketing by Constant Contact is the easy, effective, and highly affordable way to get your message out. It helps you create professional-looking emails—fast and with no technical expertise—and build strong, successful, and lasting relationships with your customers. With more than 400 easily customized HTML templates, a step-by-step Email Wizard, and point-and-click interface—you can create highly visual, compelling email newsletters and promotions in just minutes. Email Marketing makes it easy for you to manage your contact email lists…measure email campaign results from clicks to open rates…and review who joined your email list. For a Free 60 day trial please visit:



DYMO™ Endicia® Postage Technologies allows companies to take advantage of the substantial savings of U.S. Postal Service® shipping with the ease-of-use of a commercial shipping software system. Our solutions include stand-alone desktop shipping tools, database integration, web services, and customizable APIs. DYMO™ Endicia® customers have printed over $7 billion in postage. DYMO™ Endicia® lets users print postage with just a computer, printer, and an Internet connection. DYMO Endicia’s PC and Mac applications allow users to print postage and shipping labels for all domestic and international mail classes that can be purchased at the Post Office™ retail counter, including delivery to military (APO/FPO) addresses and PO Boxes. For more information, visit



  • Versatility and Freedom Control every facet of your store, from merchandising to promotions and more. There are no limits to creativity with Magento.
  • Attract + Convert = Growth Magento’s SEO features and user experience will attract and convert more qualified customers, leading to business growth.
  • Competitive Low Cost of Ownership Magento’s commercial open source business model yields a product that is superior for a fraction of the cost
  • Expand Your Market Reach more customers by creating targeted micro-sites using Magento’s multi-store retailing functionality.



X-CART: PHP shopping cart software & ecommerce solutions



Shopify focuses on making commerce better for everyone, so businesses can focus on what they do best: building and selling their products. Today, merchants use Shopify platform to manage every aspect of their business — from products to orders to customers, selling online, in retail stores, and on the go.



Access a massive audience of confident customers—in the U.S. alone, Amazon has over 95 million monthly unique visitors. Benefit from a brand that ranks #1 in reputation as determined by a 2016 Nielsen Company survey.


Woo Commerce

From humble beginnings selling a handful of commercial WordPress Themes, Woo Commerce offers a range of themes and plugins to extend WordPress experiences, including Woo Commerce. Proudly bootstrapped and built around a firm belief in work-life balance Woo Commerce has big ambitions to become the ultimate WordPress toolkit provider.



started in 1998, when CEO and Co-Founder, Henry Helgeson, saw an opportunity to simplify the complex process of accepting credit card payments. Cayan streamlined the equipment buying process while also making credit card acceptance affordable for small businesses. Cayan was the first company of its kind, and its name at the time, Merchant Warehouse, was closely aligned with its mission of providing affordable credit card processing services for businesses of all types and sizes.


M&M Enterprises

M & M Enterprises offers complete custom programming services for software on Microsoft platforms as well as iPhone and iPad.



FoundryLogic develops Mobile Business Applications that require Enterprise Integration. We also provide IT Consulting Services for system selection, implementation, custom software development, and complex systems integration.  FoundryLogic is a Retail Pro Development Partner.