A powerful cloud-based, mobile platform built to empower store associates.

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Tulip brings the best of online retail to brick-and-mortar by providing a powerful platform to deliver information and mobile apps to workers in the stores.

Foundational Platform for your In-Store Mobile Applications

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The Tulip Retail Platform is an application development and integration platform that is built from the ground up to be optimized for mobile devices.

It handles multiple complex integrations with legacy retail systems to make store associate app data rich and meaningful.

It exposes all of that integrated and normalized data in APIs to power future elements of in-store apps, consumer apps, websites, kiosks, service applications and any solution that needs the data Tulip makes available.

  1. Easy to Extend and Customize
  2. Elegant Integration Framework
  3. Mobile-first with responsive design
  4. Cloud-first with scale and security
  5. Built for performance
  6. Fast-time-to-market
Search and filter products in the Tulip Retail app

Powered by the Tulip Retail Cloud

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Retail Cloud Platform diagram

Data ManagementData Management

Organize your product and customer information

Integrate, cleanse and organize all your product information from any source including your catalog, PIM, or ERP

Leverage 3rd party sources like Ratings & Reviews and external press and media

Unify customer data from multiple sources including CRM, eCommerce, POS, OMS and in-store associate notes

Integration Hub Integration Hub

Integrate and expose valuable back-end data to associates

Provides bi-directional integration with a retailer’s back-end systems including eCommerce, Inventory, Warehousing, POS, OMS, CRM, and Service

All data is normalized and made available to the Mobile Associate Application and Tulip platform APIs

Commerce EngineCommerce Engine

Take payments, process orders, and securely transact

Architected specifically for a retail environment where physical and digital need to coexist

Developed to support a true omnichannel commerce business

Handles application logic related to product catalog access, order processing, mixed shopping carts, payments, and shipping

Development ToolsDevelopment Tools

Innovate rapidly and future proof your mobile app investments

A set of APIs and SDKs that enable retailers to access the core data stored in the Tulip platform, customize Tulip solutions and develop new applications

Designed for ease-of-use and ease-of-integration, the tools enable rapid development of new innovative in-store associate and consumer-facing mobile apps

Mobile App FrameworkMobile App Framework

Elegant mobile-first design for all form factors

Whether you’re deploying Tulip’s out-of-the-box Mobile Associate App or creating custom apps using our SDK, Tulip’s Mobile App Framework offers a new level of customizability paired with seamless integration to meet the growing demands of customers

Designed for iOS devices, the framework uses a responsive design to beautifully display on all form factors including iPhones, iPads and iPod touches

With Tulip, you get BOTH rich out-of-the-box mobile capabilities AND a foundational platform for development and integration

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Tulip Retail Platform diagram

Streamline data from every
corner of the business.

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Clean, consolidate, and serve up data from several areas of the business, including order history, customer profiles, inventory availability, corporate communications and training, as well as workforce management into one, easy-to-use platform. Store associates spend more time selling, and less time wondering.

The customer dashboard in the Tulip Retail app

Harness the power of performance management.

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Create transparency and inspire store associates to reach and engage more customers through performance tracking and management. An individualized dashboard using Tulip Analytics can show store associates how they stack up against their peers as well as their own personal goals. Managers can view client follow-up metrics and see how customer spending is connected to outbound communications.

Stay PCI compliant.

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At Tulip, we’re PCI compliant and fully out of scope. By integrating with PCI compliant payment hardware, customer information and credit card numbers are never seen or stored in Tulip.

Why do customers choose the Tulip Platform?

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  • Native apps
  • Beautiful, intuitive user interfaces
  • Responsive Design for all form factors
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  • Minimize TCO and upfront costs
  • Minimize IT management overhead
  • Auto-scaling
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Built for Big Retail

  • Process millions of transactions
  • Handle large catalogs and thousands of associates
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Rapid Integration

  • Integration Hub for Retail
  • Access legacy systems
  • Unify product and customer data
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  • Complete Solution
  • Out of the box app features
  • Rapid development, APIs, SDKs