This review was updated by the client company on May 21 2020. Updated content is below:
Please describe your company and your position there.
EDATA POLSKA sp. z o.o. has been operating on the Polish market since 2009 (previously as Telestar and Elemis, present in Poland since 1997), selling and servicing cash registers and fiscal printers. For many years, it has been one of the few importers of fiscal devices on the Polish market. In 2019, as one of the first companies in Poland, it obtained official approval for sales of online cash registers. Since the beginning of the company I have held a position of development director. I am in charge of coordination and approval of works regarding software and hardware solutions for fiscal devices. I am also responsible for their certification in Central Office of Measures.
OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE
For what projects/services did your company hire Codeshine?
We hired Codeshine to develop an online fiscal devices store that is integrated with our dealers-dedicated platform and an external payment service provider. The users could choose a product, payment method and a delivery point. Additionally the store was meant to be working on mobile devices and to be optimized for search engines.
What were your goals for this project?
Our goal for this project was to have an additional sales channel for the newest fiscal devices' models. We wanted to make it easy and fast for our customers to get them thanks to the network of dealers.
How did you select this vendor?
We have been cooperating with the CEO of Codeshine since 2009. The CEO and his team have delivered several different IT projects for us (websites, e-commerce, dedicated software). Preparing the implementation of such a large project we decided to entrust the task to Codeshine, due to its appropriate experience and competence. Our employees have developed very good communications with the Codeshine team.
Describe the project and the services they provided in detail.
The project focused on the implementation of a dedicated online shopping platform from the scratch. It also included integrations with an existing solution for dealers management and an online payment services provider. Beside a basic functionality of online store, the project consisted of development of an interactive dealers map that customers can choose their order's pickup point on.
What was the team composition?
The team consisted of a Front-end Developer, Back-end Developer and a Project Manager.
RESULTS & FEEDBACK
Can you share any information that demonstrates the impact that this project has had on your business?
Thanks to this project we have gotten a new, really important nowadays, sales channel of the fiscal devices that we distribute over the country. Additionally the project has proven to benefit the dealers as well, whose services are often used by our customers when they pick up their orders.
How was project management arranged and how effective was it?
The project was managed correctly. The progress of work was regularly presented and discussed thanks to which we could actively participate in the creation of the solution.
What did you find most impressive about this company?
The approach of Codeshine's team, their effectiveness and understanding of our needs is what impressed us the most.
Are there any areas for improvement?
No, there aren't any.