Operated by the sales clerk, the cash register is on of the many devises that are used in the sales establishment. Together with their item of purchase the customers are provided with their respective receipt and also given the appropriate change and put down the number of items purchased by a customer this is the work of a cash register.
To allow the cashier make correct change for the customer, the drawer on which the cash register is attached will open wide. If there are no changes that needs to be done from the transaction process then, the receipt will come out immediately from the drawer. In order to give quick services to the clients the department stores use register of cash as it is efficient in service delivery .
Rather than having to make all the calculations manually of all the items that different customers purchase, the cash register will do all this in a fraction of second and wasting no time thus providing customers with the fast services that they require.
Starting the process in the cash register is simple as the cashier will scan each item with the scanner of bar code it corresponds with. When the bar code of each item is scanned, then the current price of each item purchased and scanned will be displayed on the cash register. When the scanning process is done, the cashier will put the amount paid by the customer on the register and instantly calculations will certainly follow. There will be the drawer opening when the particular customer being served is requiring change for the cash clerk to get it and the receipt will also follow immediately.
As the process of transaction is completed the receipt will be out and at the moment the register will be removing the already scanned items from the store’s record of inventory. In order to make sure that the store’s records of inventory are accurate it is necessary to key out the items which have been purchased. There is a corresponding record on each item that has been purchased and the cash register will continue to keep this record which will be printed out at day end for the inventory records.
To make sure that the cash drawer has enough money to provide for the whole process of transaction, then it essential that regular counting of money in the drawer be done. In order to make sure that all the performed transactions are safe and clear then it will be necessary for the cashier operating the machine to follow the safety precautions as well as operation procedure strictly.