ECRS Complete Solutions for Independent Grocery Retailers www.ecrsoft.com/grocery Your One Stop, Front-to-Back Solution for Complete Grocery Store Automation We have thought of everything so you don’t have to. ECRS Direct benefits of ECRS solutions include increased profit has taken everything needed for successful retail grocery margins, easier cashier training, loss prevention, better vendor management and combined it into one powerful, front-to-back and item control, and improved customer service. ECRS solution. With CATAPULT™ point-of-sale (POS) and back solutions can automate one store or hundreds of stores. We office software, flexible plug-in features and full hardware also offer direct interfaces to many pharmacy management integration (including self-checkout) your independent and fueling stations, so your ECRS solution is completely grocery business is provided everything needed to succeed customizable to fit your changing business needs. in today’s demanding marketplace. What Can You Expect? ECRS’s full-line of retail automation products are developed All of our products are backed by an award-winning technical from years of experience in serving the needs of independent support staff based around the United States. ECRS offers grocery retailers. Users benefit from detailed reporting monthly basic and advanced training classes, as well functionality at HQ, complete inventory automation, direct as, on-site consulting services and industry specific user store delivery (DSD), integrated video surveillance, customer conferences. and loyalty management, precise forecasting capability and easy-to-use POS. Our software is also IIAS-ready for FSA card acceptance and PABP certified for PCI compliance and payment security. Integrate to Suppliers with Ease – ECRS Supplier Gateway ™ The ECRS Supplier Gateway gives grocery retailers the Orders, PO Acknowledgements, Shipping Notices, Vendor technology to create the same supply chain efficiencies Catalog Updates, Invoicing, Price Book Updates, Allowances, that until now only the retail giants have been able to enjoy. Temporary Price Reductions, and Promotions. It allows you Supplier Gateway facilitates automatic inventory replenishment to leverage suppliers to easily achieve automated perpetual and complete two-way communication between you and inventory and auto-replenishment, providing the tools to your suppliers. This comprehensive supplier integration help keep your grocery retail enterprise competitive in the solution eliminates the manual labor involved with Purchase years to come. Integrated Video Surveillance for Increased Store Security and Cashier Accountability ECRS’s optional Digital Video Recorder (DVR) is completely audit employee transactions and monitor customer service integrated with Catapult, enabling users to search surveillance procedures from any remote location with internet access, footage using a wide range of POS transaction criteria for providing retail operators a new level of store security and the search parameters, including Voids, All Voids, Refunds, a welcome peace of mind. specific inventory items, and more. The DVR allows you to ECR Software Corporation | 277 Howard St | Boone, NC 28607 phone.800.211.1172 | fax.800.849.8910 | www.ecrsoft.com ECRS Complete Solutions for Independent Grocery Retailers www.ecrsoft.com/grocery Back Office and HQ Reporting Catapult generates up-to-the-second reports for every area of your business, including inventory levels, current sales, and historic sales. Users can immediately determine what quantities are on hand, on order, and sold, as well as ascertain costs, profits, and all data critical for staying competitive and profitable. Users can analyze net margins for any number of parameters, including by item, by brand, or by supplier. Catapult offers hundreds of reports to help you make informed business decisions. Electronic Payment Authorization at POS Catapult was designed to interface directly with card processing companies for electronic authorization of credit, debit, FSA and EBT cards at the POS. This technology allows for a dramatic increase in POS transaction speed, simplified cashier training, improved customer service and electronic transaction data storage. ECRS is PABP certified allowing merchants an easier path to PCI compliance and data security. By working with a wide-variety of card processing companies, ECRS provides merchants with the flexibility to find the most competitive processing solution. Signature capture technology is available through the Catapult system, enabling retailers to track and store vital information without the hassle of paper receipts. This greatly reduces query time when looking for specific information on transactions when disputes arise or during audits. Web Catapult and HHT Web Catapult (WebCAT) is a browser-based application dock or through the aisles to quickly and accurately scan with a user-friendly web interface. With WebCAT users can items. The HHT prompts for the appropriate input, and when verify prices, change prices, create purchase orders, track the job is complete, WebCAT wirelessly transmits the data physical inventory, and perform inventory maintenance, all to a workstation automatically and securely. from the aisles. Users with proper security clearance can log into WebCAT from any computer with internet access. Features such as fast price spot checks and overrides, Administrators can easily set parameters to limit access to shipping and receiving, price promotions, and physical certain information as they see fit. WebCAT provides an inventory all come with this powerful WebCat/HHT package. interface to most Catapult worksheets for data collection Just imagine finding an item on your shelf that needs the and inventory updates. Worksheets may also be created price updated: scan the item with the RF, enter a new price, on the fly. WebCAT expedites inventory tasks, saving you and seconds later the new price rings up at the checkout time and money. counter. Imagine finding an item out of stock: scan the shelf tag and find out if there are any more on hand, and if not, A hand held terminal (HHT) can be worth its weight in gold start a Purchase Order and add the item on the fly. With a by assisting with data collection. Working seamlessly with HHT running ECRS WebCAT, you’ve got control in the palm Catapult’s Electronic Worksheet system, the rugged HHT of your hand. can be loaded with one or more worksheets based on user preference. An employee takes the terminal to the loading ECR Software Corporation | 277 Howard St | Boone, NC 28607 phone.800.211.1172 | fax.800.849.8910 | www.ecrsoft.com ECRS Complete Solutions for Independent Grocery Retailers www.ecrsoft.com/grocery ECRS Hardware Solutions – Rugged and Retail-Ready The ECRS Freedom Panel™ The Freedom Panel is a USA-made, rugged panel PC designed specifically for the harsh retail environment. From POS, manager workstation, self- checkout and kiosk applications, the ECRS Freedom Panel can serve your grocery store in a variety of ways. The infrared touch screen and CPU are combined in one 15”monitor sized unit, allowing for increased counter and under counter space. This sleek, all-in-one design can also improve the overall look of your store. The Freedom Panel is designed with Intel low-voltage technology and a low heat Celeron M processor, which together provide the most functionality for the lowest amount of energy expended. ECRS Self-Checkout – QUICKcheck™ After years of development and market research, ECRS has created a complete self- checkout product that will not only meet, but exceed the unique needs of independent grocery stores. QUICKcheck allows retailers to better allocate resources and provide a new standard of customer service. QUICKcheck is available in a number of customizable designs and sizes to fit the “feel” of any store. A full-size, Full Cash Express unit and smaller, more compact ePay unit are available in any combination. All units come standard with advanced security features, automatic weight security, bilingual user interface and AmbDex™ two-handed scanning for increased checkout speed. Units can also be easily converted into regular cashier operated point-of-sale stations if needed. Catapult Appliance Server (CAS) The CAS is a secure store server meant for plug-and-play use that you don’t have to think about, much like a household appliance. This space-saving server extends Internet and Intranet services throughout your grocery store while hosting your database and all the applications needed to run your store seamlessly and without user interaction. Users that maintain over ten workstations can expect a dramatic reduction in licensing costs over the life of the system. ECR Software Corporation | 277 Howard St | Boone, NC 28607 phone.800.211.1172 | fax.800.849.8910 | www.ecrsoft.com ECRS Complete Solutions for Independent Grocery Retailers www.ecrsoft.com/grocery Self-Hosted Gift Card • Eliminate 3rd-party vendor fees • Minimum and Maximum card limits • Force all refunds to gift card • Pre-defined & open-ended card values • Check gift card balance on the fly • Print balance to receipt • Purge inactive gift cards Features and Options for Independent Grocery Retailers User-Friendly Point-of-Sale • Customizable Touch Screen Other Available Functionality • Complete Cashier Security Management • Frequent Shopper & Customer Membership • Digital Customer Billboard for Ad Display Management • Electronic Signature Capture • Integrated Video Surveillance w/ Transactional • Credit/Debit/EBT/FSA Overlay • Automatic POS Redundancy • Customizable Self-Checkout w/ Weight Security • IIAS Compliant • Label, Sign & Barcode Printing • PABP Certified for PCI Compliance Fully-Integrated Back Office • Store Deposit & Safe Management • Extensive Reporting Capabilities • Direct Store Delivery (DSD) • Purchase Allowance Tracking • Tobacco Buy-Down Automation Simplified Inventory Control • Automated Re-Ordering • Perpetual Inventory • Inventory Forecasting • Two-Way Communication with Distributors & Directs • Hand-Held Terminal Interface • TPR and Promotion Management • Price Book Updates Complete Multistore Functionality • Automated Data Synchronization • Centralized Price Book, Promotions and Reporting • Zone Pricing • TPR and Promotion Management from one location ECR Software Corporation | 277 Howard St | Boone, NC 28607 phone.800.211.1172 | fax.800.849.8910 | www.ecrsoft.com
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