Schneider Electric Further Expands Use of Riversand’s PIM Solution to support Digital Selling Tools across Brands on a Global Basis
Houston, TX – December 08, 2015 – Riversand Technologies, a worldwide provider of Master Data Management(MDM), Product Information Management (PIM) and Data Quality solutions, today announced that Pelco by Schneider Electric’s new beta eCommerce site has launched supported by product data syndicated from Riversand’s PIM solution, MDMCenterTM. When launched into production in early 2016, the new Pelco.com will be the first version of that division’s website with advanced eCommerce functionality such as a dynamic catalog personalization, over 5,000 items available for purchase, a robust shopping cart, category navigation, facetted navigation and auto-complete search – all based upon product content from Riversand’s PIM solution. In addition, the Schneider Electric Building Business unit now leverages Riversand to manage products globally – including North America, Europe and Asia.
The Pelco launch continues the expansion of Schneider Electric’s utilization of Riversand’s MDMCenter solution to support its business operations and increase sales via the online channel on a global basis. It provides another example of how Schneider Electric leverages Riversand’s MDMCenter Product Information Management solution as a foundation for its digital transformation.
“Utilizing Riversand’s PIM solution to provide flexible and efficient search features has enabled us to offer a superior user experience over any eCommerce offering in the past,” said Alisa Wright, Program Manager, eCommerce at Schneider Electric. “It not only makes for a clean, smooth user experience, but also allows us to tailor the catalog based on the user that is logged into our site; dependent on geographic region, customer type and other factors” she continued.
Riversand’s Executive Vice President of Global Customer Services, Raul Rom, commented on the launch, “Schneider Electric has been a valued Riversand client since 2010. Their expanded use of our solution illustrates their high-level of customer satisfaction and the overall business benefits being realized by our solution. We look forward to continuing to grow our partnership with Schneider Electric and helping them realize significant ROI from their investment in Riversand.”
About Pelco by Schneider Electric
Pelco by Schneider Electric is a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of IP-based video security systems, software and services ideal for any industry. With a long and prestigious history of offering high-quality products and exceptional customer service, Pelco has become a most sought-after supplier in the surveillance industry. With thousands of IP cameras to choose from, Pelco by Schneider Electric has the right network-based video surveillance camera for any lighting condition, environment, and application. The Pelco brand of products includes a wide range of IP-based cameras, discreet camera domes and enclosures, video management systems, thermal imaging products, extreme environment systems and much more – all in the never-ending pursuit of achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction possible. For more information, please visitwww.pelco.com.
About Schneider Electric
As a global specialist in energy management and automation with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Non-residential & Residential Buildings, Industries & Machines Manufacturers, Utilities & Infrastructure and Data Centers & Networks. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group’s 170,000 employees achieved revenues of 25 billion euros in 2014, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy. For more information, please visit www.schneider-electric.com.
About Riversand Technologies
Riversand Technologies, Inc. is a worldwide provider of Product Information Management (PIM), Master Data Management (MDM) and data quality solutions. Customers include VF Corporation, Sartorius, PC Connection, Schneider Electric, ESAB, Teva Pharmaceuticals, ConocoPhillips and ExxonMobil. Riversand’s PIM and MDM solutions allow clients to manage accurate, timely and up-to-date information through their supply chains, providing accelerated time-to-market, vendor data on-boarding, product assortment growth and an enhanced cross-channel customer experience. For more information, visit riversand.com and follow @RiversandMDM on Twitter.