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4 ways a garden centre will grow with point of sale software
Let's be honest, the plants sell themselves. But the buying process is not always an easy one for your customers, or your back office staff. Why not make managing your garden center easier with point of sale software?
POS software offers:
- software designed specifically for the garden centre industry
- tighter inventory control
- accounting management
- faster and more accurate transactions
Plant the seeds with point of sale software
Garden Centre POS software is specifically designed for a business that deals in growth, quite literally. From point of sale terminals to the accounting back office, the software can help your garden centre be managed more efficiently, so you can get back to tending your plants.
Add some fertilizer
Garden centres normally have a huge inventory, especially in springtime. Keeping track of your perennials from your annuals can be a tangled mess. Point of sale software can help you load your products quickly as well as organize, price and track them, and reduce out-of-stock situations.
Don’t forget to water
Need to process your payroll, create ledger and balance sheets, income and expense statements, and other documents? Accounting management software is an effortless way of managing your budget without the headache of number crunching.
Smell the flowers
It’s summer and you have a line-up of customers with carts stacked with bedding plants. You can speed up your checkout line and reduce costly errors by using a barcode scanner that plugs directly into your point of sale software. You can also check received shipments in easily. A multi-functional point of sale transaction screen can be used in either a touch or click format, which makes price checking and checkout that much quicker.
Read our article on how Windward Software offers free retail POS system software webinars to its clients.
Windward Software is offering its next webinar on how to use and create touchscreens to speed up time at the till, April 25 from 1 to 2 p.m. Garden centre and other business owners can learn how to use and customize their touchscreen module, even if they do not have a touchscreen monitor! Click here to register. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Want to see your garden centre grow? Windward Software has designed its point of sale software with the garden centre business owner in mind. Give Windward’s customer care team a call to see how they can help you.