Selling office and home furniture in a physical retail store and managing operations seamlessly in multi-store environment has became simple and easy, thanks to new Point of Sale (POS) technology, which can be tailor-made to enhance your furniture business.
With a simple iPad, hand-held POS or desk top computer system with a printer, you can take care of the entire store from managing stocks, sales and customer footfalls to staff performance, purchase and so on.
On sales point of view, at POS counters or anywhere in the furniture shop, you can just select the furniture your customers want to buy on the iPad screen, swipe their debit/credit card, and then email or print them the receipt.
Some of the POS hardware devices that are useful for a furniture business include: Receipt printer, modular POS, tablet POS or MPOS, barcode scanner, barcode printer, label printer, magnetic stripe reader, and cash drawer.
Modern furniture Point of sale System does more than just aiding the front-end sales. The market is flooded with several point of sale furniture software and you can customize your system, be it a mobile POS, Tablet or a simple desk-top computer system to suit your furniture stores’ needs.
POS furniture software such as RetailPoint and shopify allow furniture stores to effectively and efficiently manage inventory, customer behaviour, enquiries, sales and service data and staff.
Cloud POS system helps furniture owners to manage multiple stores across various cities seamlessly anytime and anywhere. The technology is so advanced that sitting at a distance place vendors can mange stores, check sales, compare sales of multiple stores on a daily, weekly or monthly basis, plan inventory purchases as per the stock availability, employees strength, and so on. The system can also help to generate weekly time sheets for staff members and their sales history.
The advantages of shifting from conventional billing to modern POS technology are many. With a single hand-held device, you can use your store’s real estate effectively and efficiently. You can perform multiple operations such as sales, managing inventory, check sales in multiple store locations in real time and plan your business better and manage staff effectively and reduce cost by avoiding unwarranted service hands.
POS allows you to sync online and physical store so that you can manage and keep track of multiple product catalogs, payment systems and inventories efficiently.
So, what are you waiting for? Move to modern POS to improve your furniture business right away.