LS Central

With LS Central you are in the standard

With LS Central from LS Retail, companies benefit from a fully integrated standard solution based on the Microsoft Dynamics 365 BC platform. In addition to the existing level of technical integration, all business processes and concepts are harmonized across all system components: from the point of sale to financial accounting, with all employees working on the same database.

LS Central

LS Retail's retail solution based on Microsoft ERP

The consumer is the focus of your actions. This should be the focus of your IT systems too. LS Central is the retail solution for many market segments: both food and non-food, including perfumery, electronics, telecommunications, sports, cycling, leisure, textiles, shoes and much more.

LS Central delivers modern consumer focused perspectives to all sales channels:
Advertising campaigns, promotions, vouchers and loyalty cards strength stationary retail, Online and customer App services. Numerous use cases utilize mobile devices and technologies; new forms of collaboration and customer communication are available.

Advantages of LS Central

  • The integrated solution from ERP to cash register makes your business processes transparent, enabling real-time, proactive management.
  • Investment security is provided by the strategic platform MS Dynamics 365 Business Central. Within this network, numerous partner solutions are available and Microsoft ensures that the platform is always technologically advanced.
  • LS Retail’s more than 30 years of experience leads to optimized business processes and therefore optimal operating results.
  • Operate your solution yourself in your own “on-premise” data center, in the cloud or as a hybrid solution.

Advantages with DRS AG

The ERP solution Business Central from Microsoft (formerly NAV) is widely used in many industries: retail, manufacturing, health care and the service sector. Many ERP service providers aim to support all sectors equally.

This is where DRS Deutsche Retail Services AG is different. Retail is in our genes and this is our complete focus, ensuring the systems fire your business, creating added value and new opportunities.


  • Our software, services and employees are 100% trade-oriented.
  • Full service for the retail industry through consulting, implementation, rollout, operation and support
  • Fiscal experience in various European countries
  • Retail competence with national and international customers, from small to large

Profit from our supplementary drs product portfolio

  • drs//DELY: everything for the delivery service, whether B2B or B2C
  • drs//ONLINE: everything for digital commerce
  • drs//SYSTEM Monitors and manages system processes
  • drs//PIM competitive advantage through channel-specific content for individual customer approach

Functional Range

Elementary business functionalities are available via the ERP platform from Microsoft.

  • Financial management and accounting
  • Logistics and warehouse management
  • Purchasing and supplier management
  • Production control
  • Sales and marketing

The central control system is used to manage and control all superordinate retail-specific processes by central employees.

  • Article master data
  • Customer retention and customer management
  • Central management of campaign and marketing activities
  • Delivery management and supply of goods to stores
  • Automated central and branch procurement and disposition
  • Central and branch personnel administration
  • Retail analytics and reports on the entire supply chain
  • Assortment management sales and purchasing
  • Serial number management and batch tracking
  • Management of promotions and sales conditions

All business processes relevant to the store are made available via the store components.

  • Money management with cash and store accounting, vault management
  • Goods receival, goods issue, returns, recalls
  • Return of goods and complaint management
  • Inventory management with continuous, sample or spot inventory
  • Manual ordering system
  • Product and shelf labeling
  • Branch-specific sales history and customer analysis
  • Personnel Scheduling
  • Branch-specific promotions and discounts
  • Fraud prevention

The integrated POS solution is available for numerous hardware solutions from well-known hardware manufacturers, for both stationary and mobile applications.

  • Self-sufficient cash register solution centrally managed
  • Simple and intuitive operation via touch interface
  • Implementation of optimized checkout processes possible for the retailer
  • Automatic consideration of discounts and prices
  • Multi-currency capability
  • Comprehensive means of payment – EC card, ELV, credit cards, vouchers, social vouchers, digital currencies, amount splitting, etc.
  • Powerful, quick and easy search options – item search, inventory and voucher information
  • Customer-specific approach and display of loyalty bonuses
  • Mobile cashing with the mobile cash register
  • Fiscal requirement fulfillment for numerous countries, such as the current GoBD and the Kassensicherungsverordnung (KassenSichV) in Germany

LS Central is highly integrated. Numerous external supplements can be additionally incorporated via component integration:

  • electronic shelf labels and posters
  • shop solutions for digital marketing such as drs//ONLINE
  • Supplier connectivity via EDI
  • other drs products such as drs//DELY