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Summary of Salon Assistant software from Salon-Tek

Brief Description (Provided by Vendor)
Salon Assistant is a world leader in providing salon solutions and developing Salon and Spa management software. Developed by industry professionals for industry professionals. Salon Assistant offers a Salon/Spa Manager unprecedented ease-of-use.

Regardless of size, turnover or the way you run your salon or spa, our Salon and Spa software has a solution for you,- from single owner or operator salon, to full networked multi-stations.


Contact Information
Website: http://www.salon-tek.com
Phone: 604-272-9179

Company founded
1987

Software installs
Unknown

Size of businesses targeted
Tier5 - Shrink Wrap Market: Retailers that choose software in this category usually range in size of 1 to 20 employees with annual revenue of $0 to $3 million. POS software packages in this tier will cost around $200 to $1,500 for 1 to 5 computer users. The training and implementation of the software is generally done in-house - to keep costs down. You can often find these systems bundled with hardware and sold on the internet.

Geographic locations supported
United States
Canada
Australia / New Zealand
Europe (west and north, including the United Kingdom)

Operating platforms supported
Windows

Training offered
Telephone training

Database(s) supported
Microsoft Access


Breakdown of the Key Features Supported for Salon Assistant Hair Salons

* The information for this product was last updated on 7/18/2008.

Point of Sale (POS)
Bar code scanning at the POS
Integrated credit card processing/authorization from the POS
Ability to issue, track, and redeem gift certificates from the POS
Customer loyalty card support (ability to swipe and authorize loyalty cards at POS)
Frequent buyer program support (ability to track points for each customer)  
Issue, track, and redeem gift cards at POS
Create, track, and view quotes from POS
Integrated gift registry system
Create work orders (repair/service orders)  
Create and track customers (name, address, email, etc)
Track and calculate commissions for each sales person
Marketing promotion & advertising campaign tracking (track promotions at the POS so you can tell which ads pull the best)
Inventory
Integrated (built in) purchasing
Track inventory by category/classification
Track inventory by department
Track inventory by matrix or color/size tables (at least 250 tables)  
Track inventory by serial number
Support kits (allows you to group products together and sell them all at once)  
Handle gasoline pricing (to 3 decimal places)  
Consignment inventory tracking  
Handle special order tracking  
Automatic purchase order generation based on order levels
Interface to a 3rd party Open to Buy Planning application  
Integrated (built in) Open to Buy Planning module  
Accounting & Bookkeeping
General
Peripherals
eCommerce / Shopping Cart Interface
Restaurant Industry Features


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