How Sage Accounting can benefit the retail industry

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Introducing Sage Accounting to your retail business can reduce the risk of errors, saving you valuable time and money. By having a comprehensive accounting solution that can integrate every aspect of your business, it can become easier for you to control your business processes and steer your business forward.

CounterPoint by Kudos is a unique till system that allows you to do more with your retail operation. To provide retail businesses with immediate, seamless integration CounterPoint uses Sage products, customer and pricing records. With integration between your retail EPOS system and Sage 50cloud or Sage 200cloud, CounterPoint is used in various retail and hospitality environments with multiple features. This can allow you to deliver flexible, modern retail demands and greater customer experience that runs on desktop or mobile terminals.

With multi-site operations that are simple to use with Sage 50cloud and Sage 200cloud, Sage Point of Sale (POS) is used by many retail and hospitality businesses. Allowing you to focus on driving point, the adaptable touch-screen is a service interface that provides a simple system. It can be specifically organised to suit your business needs with customisable features that allow you to choose your own layout, assign colours and style, and personalise the button functions with a specific quantity or price, a payment method, charging to an account or tab, supplementary product data PDFs or video.

These unique interfaces allow you to call other screens, cash up and report on daily sales records and stock levels in just one click. CounterPoint can print barcodes or shelf edge labels, record staff in and out, and issue gift or loyalty vouchers creating a thorough shopping experience for your customers.

Sage can manage your entire business operation quicker and more efficiently – from purchasing to warehousing, sales and financials to provide you with greater insights into costs and margins. This can allow your business to gain increased revenues, streamlined sales and improved business and demand planning.

Powerful capabilities for the Retail industry:

  • Fully integrated retail functionalities within your accounting solution
  • Global sourcing, importing/exporting and inventory management
  • Supplier exchange monitoring to ensure quality and compliance
  • Real-time monitoring and inventory optimisation
  • CRM and marketing functionality when integrated
  • Native mobile apps for sales and purchasing

Sage 50cloud enables you to run your business with a time-saving, detailed solution for managing your accounting, invoicing, cash flow, inventory, tax and so much more. It gives you the reliable information you need to stay in control and drive your business forward, whilst combining all the features of the industry-leading accounting software with the option to link your data in the cloud (Microsoft Office 365), giving you greater flexibility and security.

Sage 200cloud allows you to run a smarter, faster and more connected business. It eliminates downtime with a solution that is available 24/7 and enables you to manage your accounts, customers, manufacturing, supply chain, and business intelligence whilst you’re on the move. With the power of both desktop and cloud (through Microsoft Office 365), you will be supported allowing your business to grow with ease.

CounterPoint for retail:

  • Simple banking and cash tracking
  • Real-time or periodic updates to/from Sage
  • Total stock visibility
  • Compatibility with Sage 50cloud or Sage 200cloud through CounterPoint for branches

With Sage Accounting, you can make better business decisions and allow your retail business to grow with ease. At Solutions, we can help you decide which Sage Accounting solution will best suit your business needs.

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