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Improving Security Through EPoS Software – The Basics of Integrated Payment

EPoS software is becoming ever more popular in retail outlets across the UK, from larger well known names to smaller corner shops.  The benefits delivered by Accord EPoS software are extensive and there are several ways in which it helps to improve security and reduce losses from criminal or fraudulent behaviour.  Here we look at one aspect of this – Integrated Payment. (more…)

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The future of retailing, Omni-Channel

Let’s face it, technology is changing. Gone are the days of merely just relying on finding a certain product at a reasonable rate at a retail store, buying it, and calling it a day. Nowadays, we as consumers embrace digital technology and use it in all stages of our buying journey. Consumer expectations are fundamentally changing just as technology is, furthermore expanding the different channels retailers do business. Rather than sit back and wait for sales to slip away, many retails fought back by creating a seamless shopping experience through both offline and online channels, also known as omni-channel. (more…)

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Using Voice Warehouse Management Software through the Whole Warehousing Process

The first warehouse management software solutions were understandably quite basic with the primary capabilities focusing on stock control.  Over the years new many features have been added and the option to integrate software with other areas of a business has greatly improved how they operate.  One of the most innovative introductions is the use of Voice technology; an advancement that has many benefits to all areas of the warehousing process. (more…)

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Types of Order Picking

Warehouse Management software, or WMS, can fully automate many of the daily processes and controls necessary to run any size of warehouse. Among the most important tasks that become more efficient through the installation of such software is ordering picking. Let’s first look at a few of the most popular types of order picking so we can better understand how a WMS is able to utilise various technologies to make order picking much smoother.
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Using Business Alerts

Why Business Alerts?

In every business there are critical events that happen every day. Even in the best run company these can go wrong – a supplier may fail to deliver goods customers are waiting for; a customer may default on payment of a long-standing debt. A computer system will register these problems, but it may be days before a manager sees a report and can act on it.

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What to look for in an IT Solution

Flexible pricing is critical to profitability, especially in today’s competitive trading environment, but can quickly run away with itself, leading to a plethora of special pricing and promotions that becomes impossible to manage.  A good IT solution will have specific functionality to make the task more manageable so you can operate competitively yet profitably. (more…)

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Encourage Customer Loyalty with Epos

Customer loyalty is key to growth and profit. Happy and satisfied customers return again and again, and loyal customers equal more visibility, brand recognition, and an increased bottom line.

There are a few brilliant and highly effective ways to encourage customer loyalty. The most efficient and economical way is by implementing EPoS software, an indispensable tool any business would be wise to employ. (more…)

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