Company owners and entrepreneurs who operate in the retail sector know that the point of sale system they choose can play an important part in the success of their businesses. Modern POS systems are Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions that subscribers can access from just about any internet-connected device, and this is what the Weaver Retail Operating System delivers.
Ringing up sales is something that any store, restaurant or cafe POS can accomplish. With Weaver, business owners get more than just cash register functionality and the ability to process credit card transactions. Weaver is an all-in-one retail operations and management solution that also includes features to enable customer relationship management, inventory control, barcode scanning, sales reports, and marketing automation.
Since not all retail businesses are equal, Weaver offers separate packages for store and restaurant POS systems along with the Weaver Dashboard 2.0 for multi store management on the go. Here are some the key features offered by these Weaver SaaS solutions:
Weaver Key Features
- Inventory management.
- Sales tracking.
- E-commerce systems integration.
- Discount management.
- Customer accounts.
- Barcode scanning.
- Table management.
- SMS and email marketing.
- Loyalty profiles and coupons.
- Vouchers, gifts and credits.
- Cost management.
Weaver offers three subscription tiers that feature comfortable annual prices: Base, Professional and Advanced. All three tiers offer basic POS cash register options that can be accessed by multiple users. This is very convenient for businesses with multiple locations or that have many checkout stations—such as supermarkets and cafeterias. Free seven-day trials are available for Weaver Base.
Weaver Base offers petty cash management, accounting reports, inventory control, and table management. Weaver Professional adds billing, customer relationship management, sales channel automation, and marketing. Weaver Advanced adds retail store cost pricing, vendor management, invoice tracking, marketing campaigns, detailed customer reports, and more.
As a modern POS software delivered on a SaaS basis, Weaver will work on all platforms. The minimum hardware investment business owners are expected to provide can be a desktop, laptop, tablet, or even a smartphone for a micro company. As for additional hardware accessories and peripherals, Weaver will work with popular options such as Epson credit card receipt printers, touchscreen displays such as Posiflex, Bizerba digital scales, handheld or stationary barcode scanners, and wireless cash drawers that also print receipts, such as the Star mPOP system.
As an international company, Weaver accepts payments in United States dollars, Saudi Arabian riyals, Indian rupees, and dinars from the United Arab Emirates.
In addition to the standard Visa, MasterCard and American Express payments, Weaver can also handle Unified Payment Interface transactions; this is a major advantage for stores that do e-commerce business with Asian customers.
For many retail companies, Weaver POS may fulfill all business software needs. Being able to use just about any internet-connected device as an advanced cash register and credit card terminal can help a business scale and succeed quickly, and the ability to monitor retail operations from a smartphone with Weaver Dashboard can help an enterprise keep pace with the competition.
- Real-time reporting.
- Detailed retail analytics.
- Intuitive interface to allow owners and managers to formulate scenarios and make decisions.
- Petty cash and cash flow reports.