As much as anything vertical in retail, shoe stores are some of the most rapidly changing. Sure, there are the old standards but generally a full change of inventory is required a few times a year. The most difficult part being, that these changes are constant throughout the whole year. In order to give your clients what they want, a comprehensive Point of Sale system needs to be in place. The kind of system that can keep up with the needs of such a lightning paced industry. Visual Retail Plus has developed a proprietary suite of software specifically designed to keep pace with fast moving industries like retail shoe sales. Contact us today for more information about the VRP complete package and to schedule a free demo. Elevate your retail shoe business with VRP.
The VRP, retail, shoe vertical POS system features:
- A three-dimensional matrix allowing, the adding and attaching of each item to a specific group, subgroup and the tertiary group by size and color including the width, inseam, and length of each item. In addition, attributes such as material and shape can be defined as well.
- The ability to attach a picture of the items at the POS.
- Vendor UPC import utility.
- Kits (gift packages) allowing to pair different items together such as handbags, socks, belts, etc. in order to promote sales. Inventory is updated both as a Kit has been sold and each item is separately deducted to keep inventory accurate.
- Layaway and placing items on hold option available. VRP will identify the item as a layaway or hold in the inventory and have an expiration date defined by the retailer. Item can be switched from hold to layaway if need be.
- Items can be transferred from one location to another. If an item does not exist in one location but does in another, the POS will find that location immediately. The customer can then be offered the choice of either having the item transferred to a store close to them or the item can be placed on hold until the customer goes and picks it up.
- CRM (Customer Relationship Manager) for customer information, keep track of previous purchases, email blasts, printing shopping habit coupons, gift cards, and loyalty points/cards acquired and used.
- Red level seasonal planning that gives you recommendations for new orders. In addition, tracks existing inventory and provides recommendations for sales vs. storage.
- Time and Attendance, commission and allowance are tracked.
- A variety of coupon types ranging from percent, to amount off, receipt totals, groups, and many more. Add in to that our easy to use auto-discount system and promotions are always easy to use.