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Socket 800 Series of mobile scanners allow you to attach it to your smartphone for a one-handed solution with Universal Klip, Klip Case or DuraCase. You'll have a convenient, one-handed solution that's easier to carry for any stock... More

The Aralco Retail Management Systems is designed to work in a large multi-store network or in a simple single store operation.

Aralco Retail Systems is capable of multiple registers within one location using local area networking (ideal for department stores or multi-lane grocery operations), or single POS registers in each location, communicating... More

DOT is the lifestyle and multi-label chain-store retailer and distributor carrying sportswear, footwear, bags and accessories from international brands such as Adidas, Puma, Hellolulu, Nixon, Herchel, New Balance, Anello etc.

In 2015, Aralco Retail Management and POS Software Systems was successfully rolled out at DOT from Head Office, warehouses to... More

Real-time data is about input data being processed such as creating new products, promotional campaigns, good receiving, etc or when a POS completes a sales receipt on products sold. Within milliseconds, these information becomes available immediately to the retailer including current status for customers' loyalty points, inventory values, sales and profitability performance... More

 

IRMCS recommends the best enterprise-grade POS hardware and peripherals for any retail store irregardless of environment. Enterprise-grade POS hardware are made for speed and robustness, and stores can run these equipments 24/7 reliably.

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Aralco's Gift Card System was successfully launched in April 2018 at Little Farms' grocery stores in Singapore. Aralco Retail POS Systems are now seamlessly processing sales and redemption of gift cards at any store location. 

Gift Card is the perfect gift solution for customers, as a result they promote and increase new foot traffic at Little Farms... More

In Singapore, Aralco POS software/terminals are implemented across shopping malls - major malls in this country requires mandatory extraction of daily sales data from their tenants' POS systems for computer network transfer to their mall's tenant management server.

IRMCS provides this service irregardless of a simple single POS or multi-lane POS... More

With negative inventory in your computer record, merchandisers will not be able to analyse to plan stock allocation for distribution to their retail stores.

Negative inventory can be controlled only with correct data entries such as goods receiving etc, starting with the back office, warehouse and at every store.

 

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Capability Development Grant (CDG) at a Glance - applicable to Singapore market only

 

The Capability Development Grant (CDG) aims to support SMEs to scale up business capabilities and ensure business sustainability . You can take on... More

There are a growing number of specialty supermarket stores that have a strong focus on imported food products. Do you know how many actually focuses on Australian produce? I can tell you, not many.

Just a couple of months old, Farm N Pantry at Tanjong Pagar Centre has been introducing Singaporeans to Australia’s best fruit and vegetables and unique... More

Cathay Cineplex opens its eighth cinema at Parkway Parade shopping mall in Singapore this September with the deployment of CashGuard Cash Management Systems for both sales of tickets and food and beverages.

Both (note and coin) recyclers faces customers who pay for their purchases by inserting the currency notes and coins themselves, and the cash... More

Smart technology investments are key to achieving competitive advantage while mitigating risk. 

Advances in technology offer retailers unprecedented opportunities to achieve operational advantages, and these opportunities are emerging across all aspects of... More

For the last few years, traditional grocers in Canada have been engaged in a hard-fought battle with retail giants Costco and Walmart, their lower price points often being quite attractive to cost-conscious Canadians. However, according to recent statistics, the tide may be turning.

According to Global News, “While international retailers Costco and... More

The Elo M-Series 1002L Touchscreen Monitor comes with tabletop pole stand and can be used as secondary customer-facing display showing product information and images as goods are being scanned by the cashier. Part of the 10" screen can be segmented to play in-store advertisement video as an upsell tool to engage the customer.

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There are many of Aralco's clients who have embarked onto integrating their website and ecommerce, streamlining their business operations since 2015, with Aralco's main retail channel's inventory database.

Today. this trend continues and has become even more important for businesses in order for them to respond quickly to their customers with real-... More

To say that digital commerce is killing off physical stores is lazy thinking and a half-truth.

On the contrary, pure-play online shopping is the imperiled model, evidenced by the lack of e-commerce-only retailers — save for Amazon and eBay — that have gained any meaningful heft and influence.

Of course, e-commerce is... More

 

What is Fingerprint Logon?

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Handling and processing cash costs retailers money. This post looks at some of the ways automated cash management can help cut costs through more efficient and secure processes.

 

1. Reducing the Cost of Inefficiency... More

Why Small Businesses Should Be Utilizing Customer-Loyalty Programs

 

The philosophy behind a customer loyalty program is simple: Repeat customers are rewarded and businesses increase sales. It’s a basic but powerful strategy.

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Retailers are looking for ways to facilitate online and offline integration, and simplify the deployment and management of in-store technology. This is a great step towards increased sales for bricks-and-mortar stores, as one benefit physical stores will always have over online retailers is the ability for the consumer to see, touch, taste and try things before making a... More

Touchscreen Cleaning and Maintenance

Any standard glass cleaner can be used to clean the retail POS touchscreen, but avoid products containing ammonia.

Always spray the glass cleaner on the cloth or towel and then clean the touchscreen... More

Many retailers still treat the in-store experience as completely separate from the online experience which frustrates customers and prevents retailers from capitalizing on opportunities for cross-sell, upsell and improved customer loyalty. Running business channels with separate software systems results in poor productivity, and low accessibility to information.

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Planet Retail has released a global study in 2016 on new store concepts and experiences in grocery and convenience stores. Below, you find the key findings and ideas on how you can make your store more cutting edge.

 

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Retail Management and POS Systems from Aralco is a comprehensive and fail-safe business software solution, and have been helping single and chain store retailers stay ahead of unceasing business demands since 1982.

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ELO POS Touchscreen Cleaning and Maintenance

 

Any standard glass cleaner can be used to clean the touchscreen connected to Aralco Retail POS terminals, but avoid products containing ammonia.

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Taking care of your fingerprint reader at the POS is simple - while the fingerprint reader is tolerant of residues left on the reader, it performs optimally when kept clean!

 

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Catch CashGuard Closed Cash System and Aralco Retail POS in action at the newly opened grocery store in Singapore - you will see how the integrated solution simplifies and secures cash handling at the POS checkouts with the automated bank note and coin dispensing. 

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Finally, here comes an all-in-one flexible and powerful business tablet -  Zebra ET 55, customizable for any job and any environment from retail associates and warehouse workers inside the four walls to salespeople, van sales force and service technicians out in the field.

You get the best of both worlds — consumer styling for your workers plus all... More

Retail POS Systems requiring high performance can run their applications on Thinkpad X1 Yoga - powerful, yet light and compact, suitable for mobile POS too.

Thin and light 14" 2-in-1 convertible, the ThinkPad X1 Yoga supports four flexible usage modes and its stand mode is most ideal for POS processing.

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Aralco Retail Systems offer multi-purpose data capturing functions with Cipherlab data collector for ease of stock processing at anytime and anywhere.
 

  • Stock count processing
  • Sales processing
  • Sales order processing
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Each sector demands its own unique features in the retail and wholesale industries. Since 1982, Aralco has worked with industry leaders from different sectors to offer them a powerful and feature-rich Retail Management and POS solution from back office to each point of sale location.

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A virtual private network is a technology that creates an encrypted connection over a less secure network. The benefit of using a VPN is that it ensures the appropriate level of security to the connected systems when the underlying network infrastructure alone cannot provide it.

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With over 30 years of experience in the retail industry, Aralco Retail Management and POS Software System has a whole list of great tools to help both B2C and B2B grocery businesses.

For the Grocery industry it is imperative that your inventory stays current and accurate, your customers are loyal and you need real-time data visibility for... More

Aralco Retail Management & POS Systems allow you to prepare for stock-taking swiftly and accurately by taking a snapshot of your inventory file of a specific location or store... More

Aralco POS software system has had evolved the last 30 years and today it is packed with powerful features needed by retailers to stay efficient and productive at the point of sale.

One of its key feature is the real-time capability to communicate with the main databaserver automatically with 2-way data interchange over LAN or Internet.

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The Sango Integrated EPOS Terminal is indeed irresistable with an exclusive, innovative concept designed to free up space beneath your terminal’s touchscreen!

This new EPOS will adapt to the technology requirements of all users: 4 types of processors are available (including a fanless i5 for boosted performance), as well as a range of connection... More

Retail marketing is changing. Today, success means connecting with your most important customer: the omni-channel shopper. Retailers can reap the revenue benefits of omni-channel shopping, but only if they know how to attract and connect with these highly desirable consumers. Doing so requires a deep knowledge of how these shoppers behave. It also requires structuring the... More

A Gift Registry is a service provided by a website or retail store, assists engaged couples in the communication of gift preferences, example to wedding guests.

Selecting merchandise from store stock, the couple lists desired products and files this list with the chosen merchant. The list is then made available to wedding guests, either by the... More

Aralco is a leader in developing solutions for retailers.. Their POS system not only tracks sales and inventory but also archives, tracks, and analyzes literally thousands of types of data related to products, sales statistics,... More

An all-in-one Retail Solutions is absolutely an important information technology infrastructure for retailers to leverage on in the continuous optimization of stock turns, human resources, and customer experience. 

The result is lowering the business cost, better customer services and higher sales revenue through efficiency.

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At IRMCS, we started shipping 64-bit version of Windows 8 Pro with 8 GB RAM and 128 GB SSD  since early 2014 as part of our standard configuration on Aralco POS systems. This version will give you optimal point of sale user experience and high speed perfomance at the point of sale.

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Araclco CMS/Ecommerce development tools is now built into Aralco Retail Management and Point of Sale Systems after 3 years of extensive software research and development in Canada. 

With this system development, Aralco unifies in-store POS, CMS, on-line store, customer, marketing, inventory, order and finance management on a single platform.

Hear what gift retailer, Jennifer from JM Project has to say in her reviews on Aralco POS software and how she feels about the new integration option in Aralco Retail Back Office Systems with her ecommerce.

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Real-time is the actual time during which a process or event occurs such as input data is processed, and within milliseconds the information becomes available virtually immediately to any employee from back office to each store front.

Real-time information are critical for businesses in order to be able to maximize analytic so as to extract accurate... More

A point of sale survey recently conducted by Software Advice, a firm that compares POS technology, has turned up some unexpected results that speak volumes about the state of retailers today.

The most common reasons given for wanting to upgrade or install new Point of Sale software included lack of functionality of the current system, a desire to... More

The 10 warning signs to replace your Point of Sale (POS) software in order to stay productive, efficient and ahead of competitions:

1. Your offline business isn’t connected to your (current or future) online business

2. Your POS software needs expensive updates or offers no update

3. Your POS user... More

Radio frequency ID (RFID) primarily functions like the traditional barcode, but instead of relying on a visual scan on barcode, it uses radio waves and reads data on the RFID tag containing... More

Socket Bluetooth Cordless Hand Scanner (CHS) 7Ci

Socket series CHS 7Ci is a wireless barcode scanner certified by Apple for iOS devices and compatible with Android, BlackBerry and Windows smartphones and tablets. It is the #1 choice for tablet-based retail point of sale !

Socket Bluetooth scanners are... More

Zebra manufactures a wide range of mobile printers such as model QLn220, QLn 320 and QLn420.

Trust these drop-resistant mobile printers to improve efficiencies throughout operations– in the warehouse, trade events, in-store, van sale... More

Omni-channel marketing, which involves a merchant reaching out to customers through both online and physical stores for a seamless shopping experience, is no longer an option for retailers. With Ecommerce taking off in this part of the globe, omni-channel is a must-have platform to retain existing customers and key to reaching out to new customers in the base country and... More

Opticians and eyewear staff at the retail store no longer need to spend tiime unnecessarily recording and looking up customer's information, eye prescription data between separate databases or manual records.

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Real time retail systems refers to its built-in capability in instantly updating any data processing (done at any location) automatically at its central server, such as:

  • Adding and depleting stock at hand upon goods receiving; transfers of goods between locations; products sold at each POS/store, etc
  • Summing sales... More

IRMCS is thrilled to share with you yet another positive reviews with excellent ratings by MJM Furniture Showcase on Aralco Retail Management and POS software systems:


Aralco retail furniture pos software system is... More

IRMCS is proud to share this positive reviews with superb ratings on Aralco POS software system by Moe Home Collection, a furniture and home decor retailer in the US and Canada.

 

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IRMCS is pleased to share this positive reviews and high ratings by Gary, the business owner of Toy Jungle on Aralco POS software systems. Hear why the toy retailer chooses Aralco solution over other retail pos systems.

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IRMCS is pleased to share a recent review on Aralco retail pos software system by Glam and Fame, apparel chain store retailer based in Canada - hear why they say "Aralco is the Best POS Solution".

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Layaway is an in-store system of letting customers secure an article or product by paying a deposit while the retailer "lay" the  product "away"in reservation until the payments are completed by the customer.

This system is widely offered by retailers in North America, Australia and New Zealand. The term "Layaway"is used in North America and... More

Certainly, with a big YES! SSDs have finally reached an affordable level to consider replacing the existing hard disk drive (HDD) on your POS terminal and workstation or ensuring your new POS terminal comes with SSD.

Well, if retailers want... More

The most ideal retail systems are the perpetual (real-time) ones while batch/off-line systems are just too inefficient for managing today's businesses.

In summary, real-time Retail System offers substantial benefits:

  • Information is always current, accessible anytime anywhere via the Internet
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