Enhance the shopping experience within your store. With iPOSIM mobile point of sale you can provide superior customer service by giving customers the answer they need without ever leaving their side.
MOBILE POINT OF SALE
Free Up that Counter Space!
Connect your POS system with the iPOSIM mobile app to extend your reach. Process sales and control inventory from anywhere within your store using this mobile point of sale app on your Apple device. This integration makes it simple to process information and use your POS software the way you need to, and on the go!
Quickly Process Sales
Give employees the power to process sales quickly, and efficiently, from anywhere on the floor for a personalized shopping experience. Using our mobile point of sale, clerks will gain the ability to complete transactions with the same effectiveness found within POSIM, our full point of sale software.
Convenient Inventory Control
Take a walk around your store and perform inventory maintenance on the fly. Scan the shelf tag and the mobile point of sale app talks to your live POSIM database, providing your staff easy access to secure, detailed information about any product on the sales floor. By using the camera on the mobile device, staff can snap a quick photo of the product and add it directly to the item card.
And don’t worry – your POSIM database remains secure by requiring a username and password to access the data and information.
Perform shelf-maintenance efficiently, without carting around your computer. Simply snap or swap photos, change item count and adjust quantities, edit prices—all with your iPad or iPhone.
Answer with Confidence
“Do you have this shirt in a different size?” Answer shoppers confidently with iPOSIM—find item prices, quantity on hand and items ordered without the need to return to the register.
Mobile Point of Sale FAQs
What is POSIM’s mobile app?
Free up counter space with POSIM’s mobile point of sale app, iPOSIM. Integrated with your POSIM database, users can manage inventory and process sales from anywhere in your store.
How do I download iPOSIM on my device?
The iPOSIM mobile point of sale app is available for download on the iTunes store, however users must have an available mobile seat connection ($299 one-time setup fee + $25/year for mobile support and updates). Contact the POSIM team today to inquire about a mobile seat connection.
What are the system requirements for iPOSIM?
Users must have POSIM EVO 6 or newer with an Apple device (iPhone, iPad, iPod) with iOS 7 or newer to be compatible to run iPOSIM in-store.
How do I connect the iPOSIM app to my server?
After purchasing your mobile seat connection from POSIM, confirm that you have downloaded the iPOSIM mobile point of sale app from the iTunes store. Next, open “General Preferences” within POSIM EVO from your computer and navigate to the “Extensions” tab on the server. Enable iPOSIM under “Extensions” and then close and reopen POSIM EVO for the change to take effect. Once completed, open the iPOSIM mobile app from your Apple device (iPad, iPhone or iPod) and enter the IP address of your POSIM EVO server.
Please note: To access your database, the mobile device must be connected to your store’s wireless network.
How many mobile seats of iPOSIM may I run simultaneously?
Unlimited. The POSIM EVO database is designed to support an unlimited number of mobile seat connections. The mobile seat connections may also be shared as a concurrent user and used on more than one device. Users must purchase each mobile seat connection before setup and use.
May I process credit cards through iPOSIM?
Yes, you may complete card-present transactions using PayStream to capture a signature from the customer. Mobile card swipe hardware is available and will plug directly into your Apple device so that swiping may be completed directly from the device. Without integrated payments (PayStream), users will need other processing options outside of iPOSIM.
May I print barcodes from iPOSIM?
You may send items to the label queue to print barcodes – allowing you to relabel items on the move. However, you must be using EVO from a computer or laptop to actually print the barcodes.
What hardware is available for iPOSIM?
iPOSIM users may purchase a Socket Bluetooth Wireless Scanner for scanning barcodes and ID Tech Lightning Jack Card Swipe for processing card-present transactions. For printing receipts, please check out our Star TSP100 LAN Network printer. For retailers running iPOSIM on an iPad, we recommend the Windfall Box set by Heckler Design.
Why can’t I log into iPOSIM?
First, confirm your IP address matches your POSIM EVO database – this can be found by clicking the “v” at the top of the navigational toolbar.
Next, have you setup the correct Employee Privileges in POSIM EVO? Employee privileges must be set up to allow users to access iPOSIM. If a user does not have the correct “privilege,” they will not be able to log in. Additionally, some actions, including editing items, pricing and manually opening cash drawers in iPOSIM, require employee privileges.
May I use iPOSIM outside of my store?
Users need to connect to the store’s network to access the POSIM EVO database. If you leave the network, the mobile point of sale app will not be able to connect to the database to function properly.
However, POSIM does have a remote sales options that works in conjunction with POSIM EVO. Contact a POSIM Sales Representative to learn more about this remote sales solution with POSIM EVO.