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Summary of In The Black Retail Suite software from Millenium Retail Solutions, Inc.

Contact Information
Website: http://www.mrsonline.ca
Phone: 905-880-9128

Company founded
1998

Software installs
Over 150 installed locations in North America

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.

Geographic locations supported
United States
Canada

Operating platforms supported
Windows
Web-based

Training offered
On-site training
Telephone training

Database(s) supported
Microsoft Access
Microsoft SQL Server
MySQL


Breakdown of the Key Features Supported for In The Black Retail Suite 1.15

* The information for this product was last updated on 5/19/2008.

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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