TrueCommerce Named as a Contender in IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Product Information Management Applications
PITTSBURGH, PA (January 13, 2020) — TrueCommerce, a global provider of trading partner connectivity, integration and unified commerce solutions, has announced today that it was positioned in the Contender Category of the IDC MarketScape for Worldwide Product Information Management Applications for Commerce 2019–2020.
The IDC MarketScape report states one of TrueCommerce’s strengths is that the “TrueCommerce Product Manager is built on top of TrueCommerce's Foundry commerce platform.”
“TrueCommerce is honored to be positioned as a Contender by the IDC MarketScape in this field that is a new addition to our Foundry platform,” said TrueCommerce president Ross Elliott. “It confirms that our PIM concept is sound and has great promise to become a crucial part of our unified commerce offerings. First pilot projects have been deployed and our customers are already seeing positive results.”
IDC MarketScape recommends companies to consider TrueCommerce if they “are a North American brand or a retailer looking to broaden their channels of distribution with a SaaS offering.”
“Although we’re early in the maturation lifecycle of our Product Manager solution, the experience of participating in the IDC MarketScape study has given TrueCommerce great insight into additional elements that will enrich our product roadmap well into the future,” added Mr. Elliott.
TrueCommerce Foundry is a broad set of unified commerce services and apps that connects customers, suppliers, channels, and systems. This platform revolutionizes supply chain visibility and collaboration by helping organizations make the most of their omni-channel initiatives through business P2P connectivity, order management, collaborative replenishment, intelligent fulfillment, cross-functional analytics, and product information management.
The solution leverages TrueCommerce’s Global Commerce Network that includes over 92,000 pre-connected retailers, distributors and logistics service providers. A true managed services provider, TrueCommerce manages the onboarding process for new trading partners as well as the ongoing management of trading partner specific mapping and labeling changes.
About IDC MarketScape:
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.
TrueCommerce is the most complete way to connect your business across the supply chain, integrating everything from EDI, to inventory management, to fulfillment, to digital storefronts and marketplaces, to your business system, and to whatever comes next. To stay ahead in today’s dynamic global market, companies need to be able to do business in a lot of different directions at once. But too often, doing so means too many solutions and too much assembly required. For decades TrueCommerce has helped businesses be more connected, more supported, and more prepared for what’s next. That’s why thousands of companies – ranging from startups to the global Fortune 100, across various industries – rely on us.
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