National Stores Selects Envysion as Exclusive Business Intelligence and Video Provider for 215+ Stores

Advanced video-driven exception reporting to improve retailer's loss prevention and profitability

Apr 22, 2013, 10:00 ET from Envysion

LOUISVILLE, Colo., April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Envysion®, Inc., ( the leading Managed Video as a Service (MVaaS) provider, today announced National Stores has selected Envysion as its exclusive video provider and is half way through a 215+ store deployment of Envysion Insight. National Stores, a family-owned, family-oriented company that operates stores under the Fallas Paredes, Fallas Discount Stores, Fallas Kid Stores and Factory 2U brands, will use Envysion's advanced video-driven exception reporting capabilities to improve loss prevention and store profitability.

"When we began evaluating business intelligence solutions, we were in the unique position of building a video and exception reporting strategy from scratch.  We had the advantage of being able to take our time finding an advanced solution that would create success in our company-wide LP initiative while fitting within our operating environment. We're excited to deploy Envysion because it gives us the best of both business intelligence and video in one, easy to use solution," says Tom Arigi, senior vice president of loss prevention at National Stores, who brought more than 20 years of experience working with leading national retail stores to National Stores last year when he joined the company to lead their LP team.  

After a stringent evaluation of both video providers and business intelligence providers, National Stores chose Envysion's video-driven business intelligence, which integrates store data, such as POS, to video. Envysion goes beyond traditional solutions to provide retail operators with a variety of instant, unfiltered and actionable insights. This insight enables retailers to understand the real story behind the numbers and to quickly identify and curtail fraudulent transactions. In addition to strengthening loss prevention efforts, Envysion provides unparalleled access and visibility into the day-to-day store operations.

"We are excited to be selected by National Stores as their exclusive partner for video and business intelligence," says Gregg Hodges, COO of Envysion. "Our SaaS model, industry leading technology and client centric philosophy, enabled us to uniquely meet National's specific requirements, played an integral role in their selection of Envysion and will allow us to continue to evolve our service to grow with them as they expand their use of video-driven business intelligence." 

About Envysion
Envysion enables large, national retail, restaurant, cinema and convenience store operators to increase profitability 10-15% by putting easy-to-use, video-driven business intelligence into the hands of the entire organization. Envysion created the Managed Video as a Service (MVaaS) model which transforms video surveillance into a strategic management tool that provides instant and unfiltered business insights to users across operations, loss prevention, marketing and human resources. The MVaaS model enables Envysion to accelerate innovation by rapidly responding to market opportunity and making new capabilities immediately available to all users. Envysion's platform quickly scales to 1,000s of locations and 10,000s of users without straining the IT department or network. For more information, visit or call 877.258.9441.

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