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State of the MES Software Marketplace
Despite predictions that it would be subsumed by enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors encroaching from above and automation vendors encroaching from below

point of sales terminals  product enhancements. This last point is worth amplifying. Requiring the vendor to prepare a demo addressing a handful of issues you deem critical to your operations, using your data, and delivering the demo in two weeks’ time can be immensely revealing. Quite often it quickly separates those who can deliver what you need from those who can only offer what they have. It readily tells you how flexible and agile a product is to fully address your needs-now and in the future. This is essential if you’re

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Point of Sale (POS) Systems

A point of sale (POS) system helps retailers automate transactions. POS solutions are used in retail stores where sales associates must enter sales, refunds, layaways, transfers, etc. TEC's model of POS systems facilitates the selection process with research on vendors that support inventory management, register management, price management, transaction management, and other capabilities.  

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