Today, Flying Pig is pleased to announce the release of Edouard POS, a brand new Point of Sale product, along with the release of Edouard 1.4. Edouard POS is an iPad application that connects to Edouard Server extending the business management capabilites of Edouard to the retail store. Edouard 1.4 update brings new products catalog management, new statistics reports, a stronger network layer, simplified administration and many bug fixes.
Edouard POS takes advantage of Edouard back-office capabilities to focus on the sales. Each Edouard POS device can be configured individually and yet take advantages of shared and synced data, such as product prices, customer base and accounting configuration. Edouard POS allows the user to create quickly order and process them. They become registered directly into Edouard offering real-time data for live statistics and control.
When an order is processed, one can assign as many payments as necessary. Edouard POS does not include credit card payment solution as it is intended for the worldwide market and Flying Pig believes local providers will do a better job at offering the best payment processing packages to its customers.
Edouard POS works with a large choice of hardware including cash registers, receipt printers and bar code readers. Using the embedded live editor, the user can customize easily the receipt to choose what information to display on it. All information regarding hardware compatibility is available on the Edouard POS product page and a special Amazon store is available for those who wishes to get an up and running solution very quickly.
With its price tag and accessibility, the full Edouard solution including Edouard POS offers the unique ability for small and medium businesses to manage a chain of retail store from a single head office with an ease of use never seen before. Edouard, being able to follow a company's growth from small office to retail store chain including a potential factory network, becomes the perfect empowering tool for ambitious SMBs.
The 1.4 update brings all Edouard app up to date: Edouard, Edouard Server, Edouard POS and Edouard Warehouse Mobile. All taking advantage of the new network layer for improved stability in mobile environment where disconnecting can be frequent.
All information on Edouard POS can be found on the product's page. Edouard POS 1.4 can be purchased for $99.00 USD (Tier 60) on the Apple iOS App Store in the Business category.
As a reminder, Edouard is a complete all-in-one, multi-users, client-server, business management solution designed to empower Small and Medium Businesses, covering sales, purchases, manufacturing, inventory management, contact management, accounting, statistics and more. It runs on OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion (compatible with 10.9 Mavericks) and has sattelite apps running on iOS. Its license price is $ 1499 per simulteanously connected user. It is a final cost (no recurrent fees) and includes a full and unlimited worldwide support. Discounts for volume licensing are available. Licenses are only required for desktop users and can be purchased at any time using Flying Pig's online store.
Flying Pig's "Get a Mac, get 50% off Edouard" discount program allows users to easily switch to a better working platform and with the recently announced machines from Apple, Flying Pig decided to extend the program undefinitely.
If you would like to know more about the benefits of running your business on Mac, please visit our dedicated white paper or visit your local Apple Store. For all information about Edouard and/or to try our feature unlimited demo, please visit the product page. For more information about Flying Pig, please visit Flying Pig's home page.