‘Tis the Season for Creative Promotions


‘Tis the Season for Creative Promotions paladin data corp pos systemWith the chaos of the holiday season just around the corner, planning clever promotions now can set you apart from your competition and drive sales. Here are a few ideas to get you started.

Ready-made gift bundles.

Save your customers time by creating prepackaged collections for the usual recipients on their gift list, as well as the hard to buy for ones. And make it personal – “Your dad will love this.” Continue reading

Top ten most overlooked features in Paladin

Top 10 Overlooked Paladin Features

At Paladin, we want to ensure you are getting the best experience with your Paladin Point of Sale system. We want to make sure you are equipped to have the most efficient and productive use of your time. Here are ten features that can help your business succeed and make using your Paladin Point of Sale system more effective.

Preset Reports

Reports can be set up to run automatically, especially overnight, and can be retrieved at any time. No more having to select report ranges or sorting options.

You can set up your end of month reports to automatically generate, saving you time when you need the information quickly. No more missing inventory reporting deadlines, everything you need will be ready for you at the push of a button. Continue reading

Best Practices: Reducing Vulnerability

Best Practices: Reducing Vulnerability paladin data corp pos systemMany merchants have legitimate business reasons to establish remote access connections to their point of sale, including allowing resellers and other vendors to manage and update their software. However, if not configured and managed correctly they can provide an easy entry point for unauthorized intruders to gain access to the system, and potentially to sensitive customer data. The following are highly recommended tips for enabling remote access while maintaining data security: Continue reading

Business of Excellence: Popp Hardware

Business of Excellence: Popp Hardware paladin data corp pos systemCompany: Popp Hardware
Owner: John Popp
Location: Ligerwood, ND
Years in Business: 69

Popp Hardware is a family-owned store located in Lidgerwood North Dakota with a population of a cozy 650 people. John Popp has owned the store since 1976; while his father owned it before him since 1946. Continue reading

Executive Perspective: The True Cost of Point of Sale

Executive Perspective: The True Cost of Point of Sale paladin data corp pos systemCost is an important factor in every business decision. So how can you calculate the true cost of point of sale? According to www.bematechus.com, companies on average spend 2-3% of their annual revenue on the initial set-up and then 12-18% of that amount for maintenance and upgrades. Sounds simple, but it gets a little more complicated when you consider the cost-saving and profit-producing variables created by your point of sale system. Continue reading

Converting “Just Browsing” into Buying

Converting “Just Browsing” into Buying paladin data corp pos systemYou ask the customer standing in the aisle, “Can I help you?” They respond with the all-to-often heard, “I’m just looking.” Converting even a few browsers into buyers each day may have a significant impact on your bottom line. You can avoid missing a great selling opportunity by using these simple psychological tactics: Continue reading