Businesses of any size or type need a point of sale (POS) system in order to operate smoothly. Whether you’ve been in business for years and are reconsidering your POS system for barcoding or if you’re a new business owner looking to set up your first system, TPS will provide what you’ll need when starting—or restarting—your system.
The benefits of barcode scanners in a business are fairly obvious: they reduce errors during checkout and provide an accurate and timely inventory reference. Barcode scanners come in a variety of types, including short-range, long-range and embedded.
In addition to standard printers for receipts and invoices, by adding a barcode creator to the mix, owners can create labels needed to organize inventory and files, ship items and more. Making barcodes from durable, fade-resistant, heat-sensitive label stock ensures that your efforts at organization won’t be destroyed over time.
• Price Markdown Solutions
The ability to implement sale markdowns at short notice is a vital activity for any retail operation. As competitive pressure increases, the need to be seen as a ‘good value’ store is essential. Running ‘instant sales’ creates consumer interest and helps to clear seasonal stock and slow moving lines. TPS’s range of sale markdown systems offers a variety of solutions, including two-colour thermal printing, the ultimate in efficient, eye catching labels.
• Promotional Labelling
TPS’s promotional labelling solutions are ideal for added value pricing needs such as multi-buys. Labels are designed and produced to your store requirements and reflect product specifications and your company’s branding.
• Price Labelling
To avoid customer confusion, pricing labels on retail items need to be clear and legible. TPS offers a range of options from simple hand labellers to ultra-portable wireless units capable of high resolution printing in a range of fonts. Combined with TPS’s label design and production capability, these printers are capable of producing outstanding results time after time.
• Queue Busting
Surveys have shown that consumers’ single biggest complaint is queuing when ready to pay. Utilizing portable hand – held barcode terminals and lightweight thermal printers, TPS has developed systems to operate in various store environments. Whether you have RF technology in use or not, SATO has a solution to your queuing problems.
• Shelf Edge Labelling
TPS’s shelf edge labelling products are both convenient and cost effective. Portable means it can be used at the shelf edge. They also boast a ribbon free printing system using thermal card giving a print clarity that is second to none. In addition to a wide choice of fonts, colours and backgrounds can be specified providing you with a distinctive result.
TPS also provides database software and hardware for hand-held scanning systems, in order to make your stock take easier and more efficient. Our systems can either be based on a batch collection method, where data is uploaded via a data cradle or based on wireless technology for real time updating of database records
• Hang Tags or Swing Tickets
TPS’s printers can then be used to print any variable information such as bar codes, pricing and size.