Point-to-point encryption (AKA end-to end encryption or P2PE) allows you to encrypt data on a credit card reader and send it to the credit card processor without the POS terminal ever seeing or storing the unencrypted data. Continue reading
Are you interested in creating pricing plans based on a class of product? Select a class, not just an entire department, for item sales and easily distinguish between sale and non-sale items. Continue reading
What is the use of the lumber encoding system?
If your store is in need of creating consistent lumber codes, the attached coding convention may be referenced. The great thing about Paladin is that you are not limited to only one naming or coding scheme. The choice is yours and multiple encoding conventions may be applied to each lumber item if desired.
During PO Receive events you may view any line item’s inventory file with a single keystroke. Frequently during PO Receiving a quick glance at an item’s sales history or list of previous costs could be useful. Our new feature provides exactly this ability with a single keystroke. Continue reading
Starting with a point of sale system is expensive. It’s difficult to find a solution that is both cost effective, and is built for your business’ success. With all the costs that go into keeping your business running, it’s essential to find a point of sale system that fits your store without breaking the bank.
This is where Paladin Data Corp comes in. Continue reading
Our new feature, if enabled, allows users to search inventory descriptions 1 AND 2 as a single field. Stores using long and/or complicated descriptions may find benefit from our new search ability. The benefit gained from our new feature is the ability to find inventory items with a specific phrase contained in their descriptions even if the phrase is split between description 1 and description 2 fields. Continue reading
If you’re wondering why you should use a computerized system instead of pen and paper, George explains how a point of sale system takes far less time and effort to manage. Not only does using Paladin Point of Sale save you time, but it allows you to make plans that don’t include your business. If you have family coming into town, you don’t have to worry about scrambling to catch up to the workload for weeks – you’re caught up in a fraction of the time. Continue reading
Paladin PO Receive system has a new “remember where I was” control. Should you leave PO Receive to work in another area, upon your return to Alt – 4 P.O. your screen will automatically display your PO Receive event in progress. We also restore focus on the exact line and input field from which you left. In cases where a PO Receive event has been completed and no data remains on the screen, our “remember where I was” control will return you to a blank PO, not a blank PO Receive screen. Continue reading
You may now view any purchase order line item’s inventory file with a single keystroke. Frequently during review of a PO a quick glance at an item’s sales history or list of alternate suppliers could be useful. Our new feature provides exactly this ability with a single keystroke. Continue reading
Customers are the lifeblood of your business. But sadly, unlike the lumber you sell, they don’t grow on trees. Which is why you’ve heard over and over again how important it is to retain your existing customers.
Studies show that it costs six to seven times more to acquire a new customer than to keep an old one. More importantly, boosting customer retention by as little as 5% through improved service and relationships can increase your profits by as much as 95%.
So let’s look at a few simple ways you can improve relationships with existing customers and make an impression on future customers without spending much, if anything, out of pocket. Continue reading