In the third week of May 2017, Aralco Systems was selected by the Management of Farm Fresh Foods as it provided a rapidly deployable grocery retail solutions. The Management embraces productivity, efficiency and accuracy which are the hallmarks of Aralco with the optimization of inventory controls, operational ease and speed at the point of sales and real time reporting from the POS to the Back Office System.
The checkouts are equiped with in-counter systems built-in with bar code scanner and scale engine for selling products by scanning the bar code labels or by weight, which are communicated via RS232C connection i.e. 388 grams of Australia Brocolli to the Aralco POS for auto-calculating the SKU prices, at each point of sales terminal.
With the project planning and implementation led by the IRMCS team, Aralco Retail Systems went live in early June on schedule, and successfully interfaced to the Electronic Shelf Label (ESL) enabling fast and accurate update of SKU information and prices automatically at each store, and the Closed Cash Management Systems for automated cash handling with all the security controls from back office to the checkouts.
Farm Fresh Foods is a grocery chain store bringing their farms to your table and their very first store is opened in June 2017, located at City Square Mall, Singapore.
The second store was opened on 21st December 2017 with a new fresh look at Suntec City, level 1 Tower 4.