Businesses will receive a holistic perspective of the clients and business by combining the offline and online channels into one Pont of Sale (POS), eliminating the hassle of manually adding up figures.

FREMONT, CA:POS integration is a critical component for customers that have both an offline and online store for a variety of reasons. Integrating the POS and ecommerce site allows businesses to see their consumers and business as a whole. Inventory, orders, gift cards, and photos all sync, giving the consumers an omnichannel shopping experience and offering the staff a 360-degree perspective of the sales success and customer journey.

Here is a closer look at some of the specific benefits.

1. Sell at Multiple Locations in One Go

Businesses should bear in mind that the goal is to be where the consumers are. One cannot physically be in two places simultaneously, but the ecommerce POS integration can. Firms will receive a holistic perspective of the clients and business by combining the offline and online channels into one POS, eliminating the hassle of manually adding up figures.

2. Keep Track of Inventories in Real-Time to Prevent Overselling

Any business owner or ecommerce manager understands the importance of inventory management. Firms should not have to worry about overselling things or cutting their clients' orders if they have a direct line of sight to inventories. If one wishes to operate a buy-online-pickup-in-store (BOPIS) or click-and-collect business, this is especially critical. Customers need to know that the item they ordered for pick-up will be available when they arrive at the store.

3. No Longer Manually Input Data

Firms can avoid manually entering data by integrating an ecommerce POS system. It is a tremendous value add to be able to handle the product information in one place and not have to update it themselves. If the POS can sync order information with online orders (and vice versa), stores will have one less place to reconcile data. This not only saves firms a headache, but it also saves a lot of time. Additionally, this is the time one may put toward other aspects of the business.