AUSTIN, Texas and BRISTOL, UK – April 11, 2017 – Brightpearl, the leading retail management system for high-growth omnichannel retailers, today announced the company has added experienced retail and technology experts to its leadership team. These professionals bring a wide range of product development, go-to-market, and business development expertise that will support Brightpearl’s continued rapid growth. The company also opened its second US office in Austin, Texas, which becomes the company’s new US headquarters.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and BRISTOL, UK – 20 October, 2016: Brightpearl’s integrated accounting and retail inventory management service has new multi-currency accounting features that enable retailers and wholesalers to buy, sell, and bank in any foreign currency but still manage the business centrally in the same software. Multi-currency support comes as standard in Brightpearl and eliminates the complexity and cost international trade creates if you are using a competitor’s single currency solution.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and BRISTOL, UK – June 15, 2016: New research highlights how real-time technology allows independent retailers to focus better on multichannel sales, while simultaneously boosting weekly order volume by over 50 percent and revenue by 30 percent, and cutting nearly two months of work annually.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and BRISTOL, UK – May 26, 2016 – Brightpearl, the solution of choice for high-growth multichannel merchants, today announced that its Board of Directors appointed Derek O’Carroll as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. O’Carroll is at the helm of driving Brightpearl to the next level, building on the solid foundation and momentum achieved by the Brightpearl team under Andrew Porter’s leadership as interim CEO. O'Carroll and Porter, who was appointed Chief Information Officer, will collaborate on developing and executing the company’s strategic initiatives and supporting the accelerated growth and goals of its customers.
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – April 11, 2016 – Brightpearl, the leading multichannel retail management platform, today announced its next-generation integration with Magento, the leading digital commerce platform. Following 18 months of design and testing, the new integration is the industry’s first to deliver a fast, reliable, scalable, and fully-featured connection designed to support rapidly growing SMB retailers. Brightpearl will demonstrate the new Magento integration, and its upcoming enhanced point-of-sale (POS) solution, at the Magento Imagine Commerce 2016 Conference April 11-13 in Las Vegas, where the company is a Gold Sponsor (Booth #322).
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – February 8, 2016 – With Fashion Week in sight and online shopping forecast to reach $327 billion this year (Forrester Research, Inc., US Online Retail Forecast, 2011 To 2016), apparel retailers’ profitability hinges on their ability to stock just the right quantity of the latest trends and quickly fulfill orders across channels. In the past 6 months, more than 20 fast-growing independent fashion and apparel merchants have enlisted Brightpearl to manage their business, streamline operations, and ensure customer satisfaction to produce greater profits – driving commerce acceleration across channels.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and BRISTOL, UK – January 19, 2016 – Brightpearl, the leading multichannel retail management platform, today announced it has raised $11 million in its latest round of financing, with funding from venture investors including Eden Ventures, MMC Ventures, and Notion Capital, supplemented by a loan from Silicon Valley Bank and Columbia Lake Partners. This brings the total funding raised to $30.5 million.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and BRISTOL, UK – November 19, 2015 – Independent retailers are enjoying an early Christmas present, gaining access to a range of industry-leading tools to help slash costs and boost margins during the crucial holiday sales season. Today Brightpearl unveils its Holiday 2015 Product Release, which includes powerful new updates to its suite of retail and inventory management software for small- and medium-sized independent retailers and wholesalers.
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – November 16, 2015 – While established brands and big-box retailers struggle with declining sales and profits, the more than 1,400 independent retailers worldwide using Brightpearl to manage their business have enjoyed unprecedented annual growth. New analysis from Brightpearl reveals that the company’s inventory management and retail business software has processed more than $2 billion in multichannel retail sales during the past year, with average same-store sales climbing 26 percent – far exceeding the U.S. Retail Sales YoY average increase of 2.4 percent (U.S. Census Bureau.)