- Merchandise Management
- Business Intelligence
- Mobile Solutions
- ePaper Shelf Labels
- Online Shop
maxess systemhaus gmbh was founded in 1995 as MARKANT SÜDWEST Software und Dienstleistungs GmbH from its parent group, MARKANT-SÜDWEST Handels AG (today WASGAU Produktions & Handels AG).
Following which at the site in Kaiserslautern it entered into cooperation with the Fraunhofer institute for experimental software engineering IESE. The merchandise management system WWS2000 (today x-trade suite) was developed jointly in 1998, a system supporting all merchandise management relevant workflows such as procurement, inventory management, sales etc. and guaranteeing the required information flow.
Today x-trade suite is among the top German retail systems.
The company changed its name in October 2000. MARKANT SÜDWEST Software und Dienstleistungs GmbH became maxess systemhaus gmbh, a modern business that has developed on the basis of extensive experience and practice into the expert for IT solutions in the foodstuffs trade.
Since 2013 maxess is part of the Swiss company group Bison.
A leading developer and provider of business IT solutions, Bison stands for power, innovation and sustainability. With 30 years of market experience spanning two software generations developed in-house and successfully deployed on the market, we have unique expertise in assisting customers with their IT needs on a long-term basis.
Bison is one of Switzerland's leading IT companies, with a total of five branches in Switzerland and in Germany. The headquarters is in Sursee, in the Swiss Canton of Lucerne. The company employs over 600 people and in 2012 achieved sales of around CHF 100 million.
Together with Bison IT Services AG, which specialises in IT infrastructure consulting, engineering and operations, we offer our customers a comprehensive range of IT services.
With the start of the MoveRetail® cooperation - www.move-retail.com - maxess systemhaus, Salomon automation, Remira, TCPOS, StatControl and JCL eCommerce offer a complete solution package for the specific and individual retail business processes. Highly integrated, efficient, and successfully used in practice systems cover the entire value added chain from supplier or manufacturer, over wholesale trade to the branch and to consumer.
MoveRetail united the most competent suppliers from each branch. Our customers thus have solutions available satisfying all the IT requirements of retail.