ABS for Windows> POINT OF SALE> Questions and Answers
ABS is proud to be among the first POS software companies in America to earn the right to use IBM's "SureOne Compatible" logo. ABS Point of Sale software products have been thoroughly tested on the hottest POS hardware system on the market, the IBM SureOne®.
The ABS Point of Sale System actually runs on virtually any PC-based computer operating under Windows, Linux, and UNIX. That means ABS can create a low cost solution for you by adding POS peripherals, such as a receipt printer, a cash drawer, a scanner, or a customer display.
The ABS Point of Sale System is a complete POS/inventory control/ accounting solution for hardgoods and softgoods retailers.
Q. How many different screens does a cashier have to use?
A. One.Although a separate payment screen can be used during training...until the cashier learns the codes for each payment type. (You can define up to 14 different payment types, such as Visa, check, coupon, etc., in addition to cash.)
Q.Just what can be done from that single POS entry screen?
A. Glad you asked!
A. Glad you asked!Here's a partial list:
A.About one hour!
Q. Can ABS handle retail businesses that operate multiple
A. Yes.By adding our Remote Processing P.E.P. Pack®, hundreds of stores (or warehouse locations) can be linked to a corporate processing center...and vice versa. And the corporate site can control the types of information--price changes, new SKUs, purchasing, and so on--that are captured and transferred at each location.
Q. Does ABS require separate modules for POS and inventory?
A. No.ABS Point of Sale includes all of the following features in a single software module:
inventory control...including items with serial and lot numbers
sales analysis...by department, day, customer, product and more
physical inventory...for easy counting and repricing.
A.ABS is an excellent solution for retail businesses that sell...
plus, numerous types of "cash & carry" stores ranging from kitchen supplies to pet shops. Q. What markets are NOT suitable for ABS Point of Sale?
A.NONE! The ABS POS solution now supports items that have size/color/style requirements. If your company is in softgoods retail we have a solution for you!
Q. Does ABS offer back-office accounting, too?
A. Yes.The ABS Accounting System. And because it is a modular solution, a retailer only needs to purchase the modules he or she really needs. Here are the modules which comprise the system:
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