A great transformation has been taking place in the business world for quite some time. The modern computerized point of sale (POS) systems are taking over the traditional cash register point of sale system in many businesses.With the computerized POS system, you are able to monitor the sales and control inventory in real time. It also allows checkout registers to categorize sales as they occur. The computerized POS system runs on standard computer hardware, connecting with compatible specialized devices to speed the process of your sales.
The whole of the POS system consists of both the hardware and the software to run. The software runs on the standard computer hardware with additional accessories connected to the system. The normal computer keyboard is used of data entry and there is an electronic scanner, a touch screen or a wireless hand held device carried around by the salesperson or servers. The servers use the hand held device to send the customer’s orders direct to the kitchen and the purchase is then processed with a card reader or a computerized cash drawer.
You can find many types of POS system in the market place. Business owners will have to choose the right one for their business type such as restaurant, retail, bar, or petrol station. One of the more common POS is the Clover POS which accepts cashless payments through credit and debit cards, EMV chip and contactless payments. Clover consists of the POS hardware and specially designed software can be customized to the business’ specific needs.
The Clover Flex is small in size and is built to do business where your customer is seated. It is also convenient for customers to make payment at their table or waiting in line. It has a built-in receipt printer and scanner.
The Clover Mini is a compact size counter top POS. It enables payment with swipe, EMV chip and contactless payment.
The Clover Mobile is suitable for food trucks, festivals, and convenient for customers to pay at their table or waiting in line. You can pair the Clover Mobile with the Clover Station or Clover Mini.
The Clover Go is an all-in-one contactless, chip and swipe card reader. It also works together with other Clover devices.
The Clover Station is one of the most powerful countertop POS system. It is perfect for making cash or cashless payments, tracking of inventory, managing of time sheets, running of reports and for printing purposes. To find out more about Clover register or if you have questions related to Clover POS, you can go to the Merchant Account Solutions website for an instant quote or call 888-697-2396 to speak to the expert or the customer service agent.