Getting your staff to use tablets on the shop floor is a great way to help improve work flow. Tablet PCs mind, not the edible kind, those don’t help as much.
Joking aside, tablet PCs used by store assistants is becoming an increasing trend and for good reason. There are a multitude of different tasks that a tablet can help a shop assistant with.
Catalogue / Product listing.
A tablet PC can be used to help a shop assistant make a sale by showing the customer a product he or she might be looking for. To have a visual sample immediately ready to show a customer is a great way to keep them interested as well as a useful alternative to physical catalogues.
A tablet is a great way to keep tabs on stock as it’s useful at updating spread sheets. Entering data via a tablet will update the spread sheet instantly, combined with the portability of the tablet, stock check efficiency is increased greatly.