Restaurant POS Systems refers to restaurant point of sale (POS) software that runs on ipads or computers. Restaurant POS systems assist businesses to operate more efficiently, manage staff and track transactions in real time.
Restaurant Point of Sale Systems incorporates cash registers, computers, iPads, receipt printers and other peripheral equipment. Restaurant POS systems in Australia help keep track of sales history, inventory, time and attendance and can generate records used in accounting. Restaurant POS software and be cloud based, a locally installed application or a hybrid of the two such as Revel Systems iPad POS. Legacy Restaurant POS Systems are often server based with windows touch screen POS terminals although these are gradually being replaced with iPad POS Systems.
Point of sales systems have revolutionised the restaurant industry, particularly in the fast food sector. In the most recent technologies, registers are iPads and the back office software is in the cloud. The efficiency of restaurant POS systems has decreased service times and increased efficiency of orders. As always, increased efficiency equals increased profitability.
Another innovation in technology for the restaurant industry is Wireless POS. Many high volume restaurants use wireless POS systems for iPad to collect orders which are sent to the kitchen in real time.
Typical restaurant POS software is able to create and print guest bills, print orders to kitchens and bars for preparation, process credit cards and other payment cards and run reports.
In the fast food industry, customer displays may be at the front counter, or configured for drive through or self-service kiosk. iPad based Kitchen Displays are also often used to view orders. Once orders appear and are complete they may be bumped or recalled by tapping the associated button on the iPad.
The best POS systems such as the Revel iPad Point of Sale System are very versatile and can be programmed by the end users to suit their needs. The Restaurant POS Systems may also be used as Cafe POS Systems or Bar POS Systems.
For more information about the right POS System for your Restaurant, Bar, Cafe or Fast Food venue please contact us for an obligation free demonstration.