Retalix acquires Cornell Mayo Associates

Dallas -- Retalix Ltd., a leading global provider of software and services for high-volume, high-complexity retailers, announced that it has acquired Cornell Mayo Associates, a leading provider of store systems serving top tier department stores and large specialty retailers.

Cornell Mayo, which is deployed in nearly 4,000 stores, primarily in North America, will become a Retalix business unit and Retalix’s center of excellence for the department store retail segment. Gene Cornell, its founder, will continue to lead the business, which will retain its name.

“This acquisition is yet another demonstration of Retalix’s strong focus on executing its strategy and is an additional milestone towards the realization of our long-term business goals,” says Shuky Sheffer, CEO of Retalix. “Retalix will benefit from Cornell Mayo’s deep domain expertise and long-standing relationships with top tier retailers, including such household names as Saks Fifth Avenue, Belk, Stage Stores and Barnes & Noble.”