Microsoft Retail Management System for Gift & Hobby Retailers POS Software
Small and Medium-sized stores benefit the most from Microsoft Retail Management System for Gift & Hobby Retailers store operations software! The Retail Management System for Gift & Hobby Retailers software is compatible with other Microsoft products like Word, Excel and Access and runs seamlessly on Windows 98, Me, NT, 2000 and XP. Choose the Retail Management System for Gift & Hobby Retailers software to get features like point-of-sale and checkout processing, inventory tracking, pricing changes, customer data management, custom reporting, variable security levels and the ability to interface with a variety of accounting software programs.
RMS Hardware and Software Bundle, Bundle includes: One license of Microsoft RMS Software, one HP RP3000 POS computer, one ELO 15" Touchscreen, one APG 18"x15" printer-driven cash drawer with multipro cable, one Epson TM-T88V Receipt Printer with RS-232 serial interface and cable, one Symbol LS2208 Barcode scanner with USB interface and cable, one QWERTY Keyboard with touchpad, one case (6 rolls) of receipt paper and one MagTek Magnetic Stripe Reader with USB interface and cable. For use only in the United States.
RMS, Support contract for Microsoft RMS, 6 to 20 lanes. Required with purchase of Microsoft RMS. Priced per lane. For use only in the United States. (This contract auto-renews annually, you will be automatically charged once a year)
RMS, Support contract for Microsoft RMS, 21 to 50 lanes. Required with purchase of Microsoft RMS. Priced per lane. For use only in the United States. (This contract auto-renews annually, you will be automatically charged once a year)
RMS, Support contract for Microsoft RMS, 1 to 5 lanes. Required with purchase of Microsoft RMS. Priced per lane. For use only in the United States. (This contract auto-renews annually, you will be automatically charged once a year)
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1. Improve profitability with efficient inventory tracking
With Microsoft Retail Management System, gift and hobby shop owners can manage their entire inventory-apparel, jewelry, art, magnets, key chains, books, collectibles, toys and more-with accuracy. You'll be equipped to make better buying decisions, too.
Easily track and manage hard goods, soft goods, and convenience items.
Support buying, pricing, selling, promotion, and analysis by style.
Simplify inventory tracking with serialized items and multiple serial numbers.
Support multiple suppliers for each item.
Easily produce assembly kits.
Track inventory with specifics such as weighed, measured, and by bin.
Manage unlimited inventory items and transactions.
Put items on backorder for future deliveries from the POS.
Replenish inventory based on reorder point/restock level or quantity sold.
Create purchase orders that reflect the matrices you set up.
Setting up Departments and Categories allows reporting on different levels of detail.
2. Enhance your customers' shopping experience
Capture, show, or hide customer contact and demographics on the POS screen.
Instantly access a complete history of purchases, payments, and account information at the POS. Suggest relevant up-sells, sale items, and volume discounts. Increase repeat business by keeping track of customer birthdays, anniversaries and other important dates.
Accommodate partial payments and account payments. Grant automatic discounts and differential pricing to special customers.
Target your mailings directly to customers' special interests.
Accept multiple tenders, credit cards, coupons, gift vouchers, and foreign currencies. Reprint electronic receipts to resolve disputes, speed rebates, and verify purchase dates and amounts. Serve others while keeping a stalled transaction "on hold." And sell even when your network is down.
Easily track work orders, backorders, layaways, and quotes.
3. Get better control over employee productivity
Jump-start productivity with a solution that's easy to learn and use, yet lets you maintain tight control over information and inventory to protect data and reduce theft.
Install and set up Microsoft Retail Management easily, and teach employees basic POS functions in minutes.
Protect your system with security-enhanced user logons. Lock out-or empower-any employee's access to sensitive data.
Reduce shrinkage when you automate inventory management.
View and print daily sales reports and journals at the POS terminal.
Know which associates sell best. Predict what days and hours to staff up or cut back. And keep track of employee and volunteer profiles, too.
4. Use customizable management tools
Manage your store with ease and control. You can set pricing levels and promotions. You can effectively negotiate efficient, cost-effective ordering with suppliers with customizable Microsoft Retail Management System. Also, you can:
Configure POS screens to display exactly the information your clerks need.
Easily set up pricing and sales for various items.
Customize receipts and price labels with logos and promotional messages. Use flexible pricing for markups and discounts. And set up new sales and promotions-fast.
Streamline buying because now you'll know with accuracy your ordering levels, best-price suppliers, and automatic POs.
Make the solution's wizards do your work. It takes just minutes to input new items, manage inventory, and perform everyday chores.
Set security levels for individual sales clerks and cashiers. Data fields can be hidden, view-only, or changeable.
5. Make better buying decisions
Microsoft Retail Management System has more than 100 reports with extensive formatting options so you get the information to make better business decisions for your gift or hobby store.
With accurate and timely information at your fingertips about sales, profitability, inventory, and customers, you'll know exactly what sold best in every department, category, and season. You'll be able to decide what to buy or mark down; and track return on investment (ROI) for marketing initiatives.
Generate sales and inventory reports to help you decide what to buy or mark down.
Track return on investment (ROI) from ads, mailings, promotions, sales, and discounts.
Preview, print, or export data in multiple formats.
Filter, hide, sort, and group data as you like it.
Add logos and graphics for formal reports.
6. Get benefits of centralized information
Want to send financials to your accounting program? Or sell through an e-commerce storefront? Microsoft Retail Management System can help deliver.
Built on the latest Microsoft technologies, this integrated solution keeps information moving smoothly across your entire business and connects easily with other applications, platforms, and peripherals, such as Microsoft Office. The solution:
Works with the Microsoft Office System, making it easy to create and deliver communications that connect you with your best customers.
Can be integrated with legacy systems, accounting or financial software, Electronic Draft Capture (EDC), credit card services, and e-commerce storefronts-with the help of a Microsoft partner and third-party solutions. It also can be integrated with all your business channels-in-store, catalog, phone and e-commerce-to provide a superior customer experience. You can ship and track orders online.
Manages accounts receivable and it trades summary POS data with popular accounting software to eliminate double entry.
Uses EDC to integrate with leading credit card services to reduce fraud and keyboard errors.
Smoothly integrates Web sales from multiple sites with the help of a Microsoft partner and a third-party application.
Uses the POS as a data collector for back-end Electronic Retail Planning (ERP)/Customer Relationship Management (CRM) applications. You can also work with a Microsoft partner to set up your system to enable PDA and mobile/wireless stations.
7. Grows with your business
Ready to open a new store? You can help protect your investment and keep the same software and systems as your business grows into multiple stores and retail channels with Microsoft Retail Management System. Here's a few things to keep in mind:
You can add new lanes or stores to your system with minimal disruptions to retail service.
A common point-of-sale platform that spans single or multi-store locations is offered through Microsoft Retail Management System.
Add customers and products to your system, and flexible Microsoft SQL Server technologies let you store and manage virtually unlimited amounts of information.
Invest in your business, not in IT support. Microsoft Retail Management System does not require an expensive IT staff to set up and maintain, and it adapts to meet specific retail needs. As your business changes and grows, your Microsoft Certified Business Solutions Partner can provide support and assistance with customizing, integrating, and scaling your solution.
Count on Microsoft. Start a long-lasting relationship backed by one of the world's leading technology providers. Microsoft Business Solutions is a family of connected applications and services for small and mid-sized businesses, with years of experience delivering business applications and services known worldwide for top quality.
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