GK Software AG

Waldstr. 7 , 08261 Schöneck

Telephone +49 37464 84-0
Fax +49 37464 84-15

This company is main exhibitor of

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  • Hall 6 / G42
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EuroShop 2017 hall map (Hall 6): stand G42

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EuroShop 2017 fairground map: Hall 6

Our range of products

Product categories

  • 07  Retail technology

Retail technology

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.01  E-commerce solutions
  • 07.01.08  Click & collect solutions

Click & collect solutions

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.01  E-commerce solutions
  • 07.01.09  Omnichannel integration

Omnichannel integration

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.04  ERP, merchandise management
  • 07.04.01  Merchandise systems, ERP solutions

Merchandise systems, ERP solutions

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.05  POS software
  • 07.05.01  EPOS software

EPOS software

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.05  POS software
  • 07.05.02  Self checkout/ self-scanning software

Self checkout/ self-scanning software

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.06  Mobile solutions
  • 07.06.03  Software for mobile devices

Software for mobile devices

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.13  Weighing equipment and food services
  • 07.13.03  Software for provision / removal of data from scales and printing systems

Software for provision / removal of data from scales and printing systems

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.15  IT services
  • 07.15.02  Implementation of POS solutions

Implementation of POS solutions

  • 07  Retail technology
  • 07.15  IT services
  • 07.15.06  Operation of POS systems

Operation of POS systems

About us

Company details

GK Software AG is a leading developer and provider of standard software for the retail sector, and currently counts 20 percent of the world's 50 largest retailers among its customer base. The company offers an extensive range of solutions for stores and enterprise headquarters as well as for the implementation of contemporary omni-channel retail concepts. Thanks to its open and platform-independent software solutions in the GK/Retail Suite, the company has established itself as one of the market’s leading providers of technology and innovations. Its solutions enable retail chains with numerous stores to optimize their business processes and to benefit from significant potential for saving costs and implementing customer loyalty programs in order to improve their competitiveness. In addition to its own software solutions, GK Software AG also offers customers a comprehensive range of implementation and maintenance services. Having been acquired in 2013, AWEK GmbH and in 2015, the retail segment of DBS Data Business Systems Inc.

The company employs 729 members of staff (figures for 30 September 2015) across its headquarters in Schöneck (Germany) and other business locations in Germany, Czech Republic, Switzerland, South Africa, Russia and the USA. GK Software AG’s customers include many well-known retailers from both Germany and beyond, including Galeria Kaufhof, Parfümerie Douglas, Coop (Switzerland), EDEKA, Hornbach, JYSK Nordic, Lidl, Loblaw, Migros, Netto Marken-Discount and Tchibo. The software is currently being used at 212,000 installations across approximately 38,500 stores in more than 41 countries. The company has grown rapidly in recent years and its sales revenues totaled EUR 44.6 million in 2014. Since launching the company in 1990, the two founders Rainer Gläß (CEO) and Stephan Kronmüller (deputy board member), together with the experienced management team, have shaped GK Software AG into a profitable company exhibiting strong growth.

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10-49 Mio US $

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Area of business
  • Lighting
  • POP Marketing
  • Retail technology
  • General services