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Summary of SquirrelOne software from Squirrel Systems

Brief Description (Provided by Vendor)
Squirrel Systems, the developer of SquirrelOne, is a full-service provider of point of sale solutions for the foodservice industry and has been making and selling in-store and enterprise management systems for restaurants, hotels and clubs since 1985. A Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Squirrel has also achieved Payment Card Industry (PCIDSS) certification and is known for easy to use ergonomic designs. The functionality of SquirrelOne is complete with modules that support credit card, loyalty, gift card, reservations/waitlist, on-line ordering, business intelligence, take-out & delivery, time & attendance, inventory control, kitchen display, security video and much more. Squirrel also supports hardware platforms like the IBM SurePOS 500, NCR and POSIFLEX Jiva series as well as Mobile Tablet PCs and PDAs. Squirrel provides centralized 24/7 help desk support, employing call center agents with extensive technical and food and beverage experience.

Contact Information
Website: http://www.squirrelsystems.com/
Phone: 1.800.388.6824

Company founded
1984

Software installs
10,000+

Size of businesses targeted
Tier 3 - Mid Market: Retailers that choose software in this category usually range in size of 50 to 1000 employees with annual revenue of $25 million to $250 million. POS software packages will cost around $25,000 to $250,000 for 5 to 200 computer users. The implementation costs are usually .75 to 5 times the cost of the software.

Tier 4 - Lower Market: Retailers that choose software in this category usually range in size of 1 to 100 employees with annual revenue of $.5 to $50 million. These are smaller companies that have outgrown the Tier 5 solution. POS software packages will cost around $1500 to $75,000 for 1 to 40 computer users. The implementation costs are usually .5 to 2 times the cost of the software.

Geographic locations supported
United States
Canada
Asia
Australia / New Zealand
Europe (east, central, and south)
Europe (west and north, including the United Kingdom)
Latin America (Mexico, Central America, and South America)
Middle East

Operating platforms supported
Windows

Training offered
On-site training
Classroom training

Database(s) supported
Microsoft SQL Server


Breakdown of the Key Features Supported for SquirrelOne  SquirrelOne Release 5

* The information for this product was last updated on 5/20/2008.

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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