Bogged down with paperwork? Feel like you spend more time taking an order, coordinating the delivery, tracking inventory, and dealing with wire-service issues than you do actually designing and producing your product? Do you remember why you became a florist? Was it for the mundane business side of a flower shop or was it for the creative freedom of flower design? No one wants to be chained to the business side of a their shop.
So how do you take care of the cumbersome business activities of a flower shop, yet increase the amount of design time without spending an arm and a leg? You find a Point-of-Sale system that makes tracking and organizing your business a snap. One that doesn’t require an up-front investment or contract. Does such a POS system exist? Yes it does! It is called FloristWare! A good florist software package like FloristWare will help you run your shop smoothly and efficiently giving you more time to design.
An Accounts Receivable function that prints/e-mails and faxes invoices and receipts. It records payments quickly and easily and has detailed A/R reports. It treats your customers as people and allows account flexibility giving you the ability to manage your A/R efficiently.
A Customer Service function that tracks customer information and gives you an easy way to create and control customer loyalty programs.
A Marketing function that captures customers e-mail addresses for e-mail marketing campaigns. Other marketing campaigns (reminder tools, sales calls, point-based customer loyalty programs and more) can be tracked and instituted using their software.
An Order Taking function that includes mapping, recipient history, delivery confirmation, enclosure cards, address verification, and more.
A POS System that includes credit card processing, bar coding, inventory control, product look-up and photographs; as well as many other time and money saving options.
A Report and Statistics feature that makes tracking daily sales, employee performance, refunds, and a host of other important tracking functions available with the touch of a finger.
A Theft Prevention feature that tracks all refund, suspicious activities and cancellations.