ECRS Ranked as Grocery’s #1 Retail Software Provider

December 09, 2021
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Katie Logan
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ECRS has been ranked the number one grocery vendor leader for the ninth consecutive year and number two overall on the RIS Software LeaderBoard. In this edition’s 51 ranking charts, ECRS was ranked within the top five spots out of 33 applicable categories.

Most notably, ECRS ranked within the top two of the following categories:

  • Mid-Size Vendors
  • Broad Suite Vendors
  • Specialty Vendor Leaders
  • Leaders in Technology Innovation
  • Leaders in Quality of Service
  • Leaders in Recommendation
  • Leaders in Technology Innovation by Mid-Size Retailers
  • Leaders in Quality of Service by Mid-Size Retailers
  • Customer Satisfaction for Broad Suite Vendors
  • Customer Satisfaction for Specialty Vendor Leaders

ECRS’ mission is to empower retailers with the tools, community, and support needed for sustained success and agility in today’s competitive retail landscape. They are the driving force behind the CATAPULT® retail point of sale platform, which offers a seamless experience across all retail touchpoints without the need for third party integrations. The results of the 2022 RIS Software LeaderBoard demonstrate that ECRS is the clear choice for retailers, especially grocers, who seek an established future-focused technology partner to help realize their retail goals.

As one of the most influential studies in retail technology, the RIS Software LeaderBoard is a must-read for retailers planning their IT investments. Produced by RIS News, this study ranks leading software vendors based on user evaluations, breadth of technology suite, and revenue. Evaluations of ranked vendors are compiled from several hundred retailer voters. Evaluation forms are distributed and managed by an independent third-party firm, Litchfield Research, which ensures accuracy and integrity of the results.


ECRS is a US-based, Certified Evergreen™ transaction and retail solutions provider, with a successful track record that stretches over 30 years. ECRS future-proofs local and regional retailers to win in today’s market, while preparing them for tomorrow’s opportunities. ECRS’ revolutionary CATAPULT® POS system is the market’s only truly unified transaction platform, running in thousands of locations across North America. With CATAPULT, the point of sale, self-checkout, deli scales, fuel pump, pharmacy, web-store, inventory, customer loyalty, back office, e-commerce, and enterprise management all share one single transactional logic. Unified Transaction Logic™ empowers retailers to prosper by providing actionable business intelligence across their enterprise. Unifying hardware, software, and services, ECRS offers friction-free, cost-saving solutions that increase customer engagement while transforming the consumer experience.