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Store Owners Have a One-Stop Shop for Their POS Software and More
The whole point of POS software is to make your business more efficient. If you can't manage your business operations with one comprehensive package, you'll be adding layers of inefficiency and losing productivity every time you have to switch between multiple products.
Thankfully, companies like Windward Software offer across-the-board business management solutions that'll offer you a strategic advantage and save your company time and money.
All but the tiniest retail outlets these days operate using point of sale systems, and for good reason. A truly integrated software package will help you manage your business by ensuring faster, more accurate, recordable transactions. The advantages of programs such as Windward System Five include:
- Improved inventory management
- Automated ordering
- Improved CRM
- Real-time status reports
- Work orders and pick lists
- Reduced human error
To see how software can help you manage inventory better, read 3 Ways Inventory Control Software Will Streamline Your Business Operations.
Business Management Solutions
Successful business owners and managers know full well just how much effort goes into making a company profitable. To remain competitive, it's essential to buy better, market smarter and work more efficiently than the other guy.
Windward System Five not only provides the programs you'll need to operate all aspects of your business, it'll provide the knowledge and reports you'll need to do it well. Some of the key management features include:
- Sales and invoicing
- Delivery scheduler
- E-commerce solutions
- Customer relationship management
In collaborating with a number of partners across a variety of industries, Windward has developed specific plug-ins that integrate seamlessly with existing programs to further enhance functionality.
- Health Care
- Pet supply stores
- Tool rental and sales
- Hardware stores
- Liquor stores
Their extensive experience in dealing with such a diverse array of markets is enabling them to take that general knowledge and apply it to new sectors.
Going Mobile with POS
More and more retailers are recognizing the advantages of swapping out central checkouts with portable POS computers, such as Windward's mobile POS for Android applications. With the system inventory at their fingertips, a sales associate can answer customer questions, check stock and finalize sales on the spot. The end result is an improved customer experience and a happier, more productive and empowered employee.
Online Sales and Email Marketing
Windward's WeCommerce application has customizable e-cart solutions to help your business grow online, while their WeMail platform offers the perfect tool for generating leads on through an effective email marketing campaign.
Looking to manage your business with a single POS software system? Windward System Five is a fully integrated program that combines easy-to-use functionality with the features and flexibility you need to run your business effectively.