Microsoft Retail Management System for Sporting Goods Retailers POS Software
Small and Medium-sized stores benefit the most from Microsoft Retail Management System for Sporting Goods Retailers store operations software! The Retail Management System for Sporting Goods 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 Sporting Goods 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)
Work with matrices in up to three dimensions, such as size, color, and brand.
Simplify inventory tracking of serialized items with up to three unique serial numbers per item.
Use aliases to expedite item lookups by supplier part number, UPC, or abbreviated nicknames.
Quickly identify inventory replenishment based on reorder point/restock level or quantity sold.
Reduce physical inventory counts, too!
2. Give your customers a great shopping experience
Your sales clerks can process complex transactions more quickly and accurately ? which pleases customers. They'll also have access to complete customer information and buying histories that helps them sell more effectively.
Instantly access a complete history of purchases, payments, and account information at the POS. Capture and show customer contact and demographics on the POS screen.
Reprint electronic receipts to resolve disputes, speed rebates, and verify purchase dates and amounts. Accommodate partial and full account payments. Serve others while keeping a stalled transaction "on hold."
Leverage customers' buying histories to easily market to their preferences, suggest relevant up-sells, sale items, and volume discounts. Grant automatic discounts and differential pricing to special customers.
Target your mailings directly to customers' special interests.
Accept multiple tenders, credit and debit cards, coupons, gift vouchers, and foreign currencies. Continue to process transactions even when your network is down.
Handle work orders, backorders, layaways, and quotes.
Support multiple suppliers for each item.
Check item availability for specific customer requests
3. Improve employee productivity
Jump-start productivity with a solution that's easy to learn and use, and lets you maintain tight control over information and inventory to protect data and reduce theft.
Employees can learn basic POS functions in minutes.
Lock out ? or empower ? an employee from sensitive data.
View and print daily sales reports and journals at the POS terminal.
Manage ad hoc commissions and "spiffs."
Know which associates sell best. Predict what days and hours to staff up ? or cut back.
Automate inventory management to reduce shrinkage.
4. Use customizable management tools
Get help managing every aspect of your store. In addition to automating the point-of-sale and inventory, Microsoft Retail Management System lets you set up pricing levels and promotions the way you want.
Configure POS screens to display the information your clerks need.
Streamline buying with ordering levels, best-price suppliers, and automatic POs.
Customize receipts and price labels with logos and promotional messages.
Use many flexible pricing structures for mark-ups and discounts.
Set up new sales and promotions ? fast.
Make point-of-sale wizards do your work. It takes just minutes to input new items, manage inventory, set prices, and perform everyday chores.
5. Get quick, comprehensive reports
Microsoft Retail Management System has more than one hundred reports with extensive formatting options so you get the information the way that makes sense to you.
Stay on top of performance with accurate, timely data about sales, profitability, inventory, and customers. Know exactly what's selling best, who's buying, and when. Decide on a dime what to buy or mark down, and track return on investment (ROI) for marketing initiatives. Do analysis by department or category, too!
Here are a few examples:
Easily export data to Microsoft Excel for viewing and analysis.
Generate sales and inventory reports that help make it easy to decide what to buy or mark down.
Track return on investment from your ads, mailings, promotions, sales, and discounts.
Preview, print, or export data in multiple formats.
Add logos and graphics for formal reports.
Keep track of sales and profits by department
6. Get the 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.
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.