If money makes the world go round, then businesses are what keep the world spinning. Businesses are built on the premise of making a profit, and usually continue their entire life span doing exactly that. This is why brands love nothing more than seeing a consumer make a purchase and successfully complete a payment transaction. The catch, however, is figuring out how to get more consumers to successfully fulfil their payments.
In this era, that means using a payment system that is convenient and simple for your customers, which would be a Point of Sale (POS) system. A POS system is what businesses can use to manage all customer payments in-store and online. In other words, a POS System plays the same role as a store’s cash register and bookkeeper, but it does it faster, more accurately, and on a broader scale. From activity automation to performance reporting and analytics, POS solutions can do so much for your business. However, finding the right POS Solution to use takes some effort on the business’s part, which we are going to explore further in this blog.
Choosing the right POS Solution
Deciding to adopt a POS Solution for your business is the first step to getting better control over all your business’s transactions, but with so many options, where do you begin? Firstly, you need to reflect on your brand and ask specific questions, such as:
- What type of business is it?
- What essential POS features do you need?
- How much are you willing to invest in POS?
- What type of support will you need?
After doing this, you need to decide on the type of POS system you believe will work best for your business type. There are generally two types of POS systems you can choose from, mainly local server POS Solutions and cloud-based POS Solutions.
- Local Server POS Solution:
A local server type of POS Solution works on closed networks and uses local servers to store information. Also known as a traditional or legacy POS system, this kind of POS Solution allows your business to access and manage your business’s data at the same place the Solution is physically located.
- Cloud-based POS Solution:
Unlike a local server POS Solution, a cloud-based POS Solution stores data in a cloud. This means the information is online and accessible to authorised personnel from anywhere.
Once you are done deciding which of the above POS Solutions you want, it’s time to do a little research to see which POS systems out there meet your requirements. There are numerous POS options to choose from, but there is one that we know has the potential to positively transform your brand with its powerful functions. That option is Digitrade’s Magento POS Solution.
The power of Digitrade’s Magento POS Solution
Digitrade’s Magento POS Solution is a Point of Sale system that streamlines your business’s ordering, returns and payment processes. Keeping track of transactions and inventory becomes easier with this POS Solution, as it automates tedious tasks associated with payment transactions. It also immediately shows you when you need to restock.
Product and customer updates can be done quickly and easily with this Solution, as it allows you to amend your inventory and client lists. Through the Solution’s simplified interface, employees can track all their sales. Simultaneously, managers and store owners can conduct sales checks on their employees, on a continuous basis, which improves performance management.
Magento POS features
Using specific hardware and software, the Digitrade Magento POS Solution enhances your physical and eCommerce store with features that activate faster checkouts, quicker sales conversions, and sales on multiple channels. This Solution’s capabilities are endless, but if you want to get a sense of some amazing things it can do for your business, look at the list below:
- Sync order and customer data in real-time
- Monitors employee actions
- Customizes invoice
- Analyses sales reports
- Keeps track of inventory
- The POS system can work both online and offline
- Synchronises offline sales data with online store whenever you go online
- Reduces manual data entry from stores / distribution centres
- Products can be added to your cart for returns and /or check out by clicking on a specific product
- Manages transactions from one admin panel
- New customers can be added easily
- Personalises return and/or checkout options or customers
- Applies a coupon and discount to your cart while you check out
- Integrates into the Magento Loyalty application
Advantages of Magento POS System
We know Digitrade’s Magento POS Solution will save your business and customers time with payment processes and transactions. Similarly, we also know it will help you automate business functions so that your brand improves on efficiency. However, these are just two out of the many advantages your business stands to enjoy from a robust POS System such as this.
Here are more advantages of using Digitrade’s Magento POS Solution.
How it integrates with your ERPs
Thanks to Digitrade, you can easily integrate the Digitrade Magento POS Solution to your ERP systems with ease, through their CDP connector. This is pre-built into Digitrade’s eCommerce Solution and enables integration with any type of ERP system for instant and simplistic integration. For any or all of the solutions mentioned above, contact Digitrade here.