POS machines or Point of Sale Systems are used in businesses from small and large scale businesses such as Retail, Restaurants, Warehouse and Salons. Initially, these were the basic cash registers. Despite the fact that it just kept a record of each sale, it made the work simple. The modern EPOS Systems (POS Machines) evolved a lot and it does far past the basic functions of old cash registers. It automates the retail transactions which are a part of the checkout process. It cut down the potential of human errors and improves accuracy.
Components of POS System
Monitors – Touch screen monitor where the user will input the details
Cash Drawer – To store cash
Barcode Scanner – Used to scan product barcodes which is connected to POS system for stock level counts as it updates the stock automatically
Receipt Printer – Use to print the receipts to customer
Card machines – These devices are used for payments where the credit/debit cards will be swiped.
Network Devices – Use to integrate the POS machines to a Wi-Fi network to connect online or to link up with multiple systems in the company.
Cloud-Based or Offline software will be installed in POS systems
Epos Direct – A leading manufacturer of POS systems that comes with the industry best configuration to cater the needs of various businesses needs.