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Inventory Management through handheld devices

Managing retail inventory often requires long hours and can result in costly errors. A handheld solution for inventory management can better utilize retail workforce time by giving them a tool to check stock inventory in real-time.  Retail associates can use handheld devices to immediately check…

What’s new in iVend POS 6.2

Reiterating its strong commitment to continuous innovation to create profitable retailers and happy consumers, CitiXsys released a feature rich, iVend 6.2 earlier this week. This release of iVend Retail has numerous features, all aimed to extend valuable business benefits to the retailers. This post talks…

What’s coming in iVend POS 6.2

Item Costing Item Costing allows a company to provide a monetary value for items that make up their inventory. Inventories are usually the largest current asset of a business, and proper measurement of them is necessary to make business decisions. With the introduction of Standard…

Changing Retail Dynamics with Mobility

Mobility in general and specifically in retail has changed the way we consumers go about retailing. It is this ubiquitous nature of mobility that has led to all forward-looking retailers incorporate mobility in their business landscape. There are equal number of retailers who have set…

Online Trends Predicted for Year 2014

Sales from eCommerce portals are steadily gaining an upward trend and steadily becoming a significant portion to total retail sales. The contribution percentage of eCommerce sales is increasing at a much higher rate than retail sales in general boosting retail sales. eCommerce is also complementing…

Woo customers digitally

The onset of digital era started a decade ago, and retail has undergone a complete makeover since then. The smartphone revolution has completely altered the way people shop today. Mobile translates to digital access anytime, anywhere, as people have their mobile phones with them all…

Functionally Engaging eCommerce

Buying patterns and expectations are fast changing in today’s retail world and retailers are under pressure to constantly keep responding to these ever-changing customer expectations. Not only do the retailers have to be responsive, but are also under pressure to protect their ground and keep…

Features now get activated Over The Air

Enterprise Class applications are designed and managed at a very different scale of operation. The challenges associated with managing a large retail operation also are at a very different scale than the not-so-large retail operations. iVend Retail, an Enterprise Class Retail suite is designed keeping…

iVend Retail – Fiscal Printer Integration

Who should be reading this document? This document is intended for partners who are willing to undertake source code modification under license from CitiXsys to pursue customizations should be reading this document. This document provides a complete overview of hardware devices integrated with iVend and…