Explore the new Retail reality…with Karya’s Mobility Servcies

Businesses are fast adapting to mobile paced applications taking maximum benefit of enterprise mobility. Users demand necessary information at their fingertips. Retailers take advantage of mobility, providing customer centric information and delivering effective customer experiences. With this kind of instant information, retailers enable customers to make quick and informed decisions while on the go.

Mobile Solutions for Retail

A promising Shopping Experience…on Mobile!

With ample scope to integrate mobile technologies into retail, Karya focuses on enhancing the in-store environment. Accessing enterprise applications through mobile devices enables retailers to obtain timely access to data, information based on specific requirements resulting in a closely knit relationship with customers. Karya owns a certified team of experts in Enterprise Mobility, with specific focus on the retail space. Karya’s retail solutions include mobile applications which can be used for checking pricing and availability of products, checking order status along with product search management. We also provide access to relevant applications fully based on specific requirements of the customers. With Karya’s solutions, the retailer is able to target customers with compelling and convincing promotional offers based on location of store and reach of customers to the store.

Karya’s Enterprise Mobility offerings include:

Enterprise mobility offerings

Shaping a new Paradigm to in-store shopping experience…

Karya has taken the plunge into yet another emerging technology….iBeacons. iBeacons connect customers…. the technology way. Karya’s iBeacons let customers view the Retail world through their smartphones. With iBeacons, Karya initiates an endless set of possibilities for richer and personalized customer experiences. We allow mobile interactions, contactless payments, in-venue analytics, self-guided tours, indoor way finding based on proximity of the user from the store. iBeacons are widely used to build apps especially in the retail industry for a wider adoption of technology and to set the path for an augmented customer journey.

A case study:

One of the largest telecom service providers in Asia wanted to allow its subscribers to be able to perform transactions through their mobile phones. Karya developed a mobile wallet and payment solution for the telecom service provider. With this solution, subscribers were able to store money and perform commercial transactions through their mobile phones which included purchasing merchandize, payment of bills and ticket booking. With Karya’s solution, the telecom service provider was able to obtain a good exposure of the banking domain along with the opportunity to reach out to the rural areas by providing monetary investments and transactions at a competitive pricing.

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Karya’s Mobile Retail POS – A complete POS solution

Karya’s Mobile Retail POS application offers all the functionalities of a standard retail POS with the added benefit of mobility. This application is designed to completely integrate with the existing Retail POS in a cost effective way. Karya’s application offers a simple, user friendly interface that is engaging and appealing. The interface and the functionalities can be customized based on the retail client’s requirements. The mobile retail POS functionalities are related to:

Maintain Customer Data

  • Customer Maintenance
  • Lookup by Name, ID, Phone, Email
  • Loyalty information/Sales history

Process Sales, Returns

  • Checkout – Create orders
  • Suspend/Resume transactions
  • Apply discounts, Promotion codes, Coupons, Sales Tax

Item/Inventory lookup

  • Price, Specs, On-hand quantity

Secure Payment/Refund processing

  • Cash Tendering, Check Scanning, Credit/Debit/Gift Cards
  • Mobile Wallet Integration- Google
  • Split Payments
  • Point Redemption
  • Mobile Signature Capture
  • Print/Email Receipts
  • Secure processing- PCI

Bar code, RFID, QR Code scanner Integration

Integration to Sales Tax processing engine

This application can be extended to integrate other aspects of retail infrastructure such as supply chain-inventory and warehousing applications, applications for improved shopping experience and other cross functional applications such as business intelligence, time and expense reporting and more.

Retail POS on Mobile

While regular POS cash wrap counters can cost up to several thousand dollars, a regular smartphone with Karya’s mobile retail POS application can do just as well or even better; not to mention the savings in terms of floor space. Accessories would be in the form of pin pad, bar code scanner, card reader and printer- all of which can be procured from a local store at a few hundred dollars- and your retail POS checkout counter is ready to go. The entire system is very much affordable to most entrepreneurs and organizations ranging from small to medium scale businesses as well as large organizations which already have a POS infrastructure in place and are looking forward to adding more POS counters. For small businesses who avoided POS setup due to cost implications, this is an excellent opportunity.

Mobile retail POS solutions from Karya can be adapted in a phased manner starting with customer facing functionalities and then extending to other retail functionalities. Karya’s mobile POS solution provides superior transaction security and encryption.

Whether the retailer plans to use Karya’s mobile retail POS in-store in place of regular checkout counters, or at the aisles to lock in sales, or outdoors in sales camps, exhibitions, special counters, campus sales, fairs or outdoor extended stalls, Karya’s mobile retail POS is sure to offer superior performance every time and delight customers, thereby enhancing customer retention, brand reputation and customer referrals.

In order to know more about the mobile enabling solutions, products and services available to the Retail POS, Check out more on their offerings at www.karyatech.com

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Retail Enterprise Mobility Opens Up a World of Opportunities

The retail sector has seen an enormous improvement in organization, standardization and consolidation over the last several decades. The new buzz word in this sector is enterprise mobility. While a new and sophisticated technology such as this can offer a variety of benefits to this sector it can also be a deterrent if inappropriate. Retail sector, in particular, poses different kinds of challenges, this sector faces heavy competition, the goods are perishable or can be easily outdated, involves a huge number of transactions every second and it is customer intensive: quick turnaround is the lifeline of retail sector. Handling these challenges is imperative for a retail organization that wants to go mobile.

Retail enterprise mobility solutions need to combine solutions for inventory, accounting, sales and delivery management along with state of the art, scalable technology. A set of solutions that can work seamlessly between the handheld devices and the desktop system, one which is intuitive and user friendly, one which offer simple yet exceptional functionalities and one which is scalable is the need of the hour.

Some of the areas that can be quickly mobile enabled are simple day to day functionalities such as creating, modifying invoices, entering customer info, route planning, tracking deliveries, handling returns and orders, accessing order history, inventory and product varieties, handling account adjustments, accessing product pricing, promotion, discounts, special offers and other related details., as well as printing receipts. A variety of internal functions can also be automated fairly easily. Some of these areas are security and access control, time and attendance, alerts and workflows, data inquiry, reports, dashboards, scorecards, KPI and BI analytics.

Marketing, product placement and promotion are some of the activities that will get a big boost with enterprise mobility. Mobile enabling solutions allow location based services such as geotargeting. Coupons, discounts and promotional offers can be targeted to individual buyer groups which is likely to provide better sales to marketing cost ratio.

Implementation of such a state of the art technology is not devoid of challenges especially the financial outlay. However it is important to note that the investments can be made in a phased manner based on feasibility. The benefits are multifold when compared with the cost of enterprise mobility deployment. what more with an efficient mobile device management in place, a retail enterprise can encourage their employees to use their personal devices (BYOD) thereby saving costs involved in the deployment of handheld devices.

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