Fort Worth, TX

ECi Software Solutions (, a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced the availability of RockSolid MAX™ software for True Value® retailers. RockSolid MAX is a preferred automated point-of-sale software system for True Value, a retailer-owned co-op made up of independent hardware stores and home centers. RockSolid MAX is an ideal solution for many of these retailers as it will eliminate the need to purchase and maintain servers and required software. ECi will manage the software, data backups, data security, software updates, administration and disaster recovery. In addition, True Value retailers can incorporate RockSolid MAX mobile functionality via RockSolid MAX AnyWare™, a mobile application that allows the ability to conduct business on the go, in the store or warehouse, on a tradeshow floor or anywhere with wireless internet or cellular access. RockSolid MAX for True Value will feature full EDI communications with the co-op. 

“RockSolid MAX is a product developed specifically for small-to-medium sized hardware stores, home centers and smaller LBM businesses,” said John Maiuri, President of ECi’s Building & Construction Division.  “One of the most significant aspects of the cloud delivery of RockSolid MAX is that it enables dealers to leverage advanced point-of-sale and business management software in a very cost-effective manner. We are very proud to be a preferred solution for True Value and to provide affordable, cutting-edge technology to its members.” 

“We are excited to work with ECi to bring the next generation of this platform to True Value stores across the country,” said Rosalee Hermens, True Value Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer. “The dependability that our member retailers have come to expect from RockSolid coupled with new, innovative features delivers the efficiency and performance that small businesses need to remain competitive.” 

To learn more about RockSolid MAX and other solutions for lumber, building material and hardware dealers, please visit the website.