Set Up Alternate Sales Tax Rates

The end of summer is historically known as the “Back-to-School” month. With that, each state boasts its’ own tax free weekend geared towards individuals getting ready for the school year. Tax-free weekend is also a big weekend for uniform retailers, and The Uniform Solution program is ready to help you handle the influx of business efficiently. Continue reading “Set Up Alternate Sales Tax Rates”

Streamline the Receiving Process Using ASN’s

Much like big-box retailers, The Uniform Solution program also offers ASN’s or Advance Ship Notices. ASN’s are an easy way to quickly receive inventory in The Uniform Solution program. Utilizing ASN’s in the program when they are available, will save you a lot of time when creating receiving lists for new inventory and allow you to see what inventory is being shipped to you. Let’s take a look at how you can use them. Continue reading “Streamline the Receiving Process Using ASN’s”

Connect With Your Vendors: How to Use EDI Ordering

Utilizing the EDI-Ordering Connected Features option in The Uniform Solution program will ensure that you are maximizing your return-on-investment. Between Direct Electronic Ordering (EDI), and your ability to check your vendor’s stock status, our partnerships with popular uniform vendors provide a seamless retail point-of-sale experience. You have the ability to send purchase orders directly to popular vendors through The Uniform Solution program. Let’s take a look at how that process works. Continue reading “Connect With Your Vendors: How to Use EDI Ordering”

The Do’s and Don’ts of Promoting Your WebStore

So, you’ve spent the last month perfecting your WebStore. You’ve gone through training with the support team, and even figured out how to customize a few images. Now what? How will you let your customers know that they can shop with you from the comfort of their own homes?

The focus for this month is your WebStore. Since it’s already included in your monthly subscription of The Uniform Solution+ SQL Server, it’s time to learn the best ways to promote your WebStore and increase your online presence. Continue reading “The Do’s and Don’ts of Promoting Your WebStore”

Welcome to 6.01

The Uniform Solution Team has been hard at work, and we are excited to announce the release of the newest version of The Uniform Solution+ SQL Server. Aimed at making retailers even more efficient, version 6.01 boasts major feature enhancements to a program that retailers already know and love. Take a look at the new features that you will enjoy when you download The Uniform Solution+ SQL Server Version 6.01. Continue reading “Welcome to 6.01”

The Life Cycle of a Purchase Order

Understanding how to create a purchase order and receive inventory is vital for using The Uniform Solution software efficiently. Using the software’s inventory controls will save you a lot of time and effort. With spring around the corner, let’s brush up on best software practices by going through the life cycle of a purchase order. First, we’ll cover the different ways to create a purchase order. Then, we’ll go through how to send a purchase order in the program. Lastly, we’ll dive into what should be done once an order arrives. Continue reading “The Life Cycle of a Purchase Order”

Take The Leap Into The U.S. Mobile App

Take the leap into The Uniform Solution mobile app, and enjoy the power of mobile computing at your fingertips. The time for mobile computing is now. It is reported that consumers spend 85% of their time in apps while on their smart phones. Why not spend some of that time in an app that will help your business thrive? With the 2015 release of the U.S. mobile app for Android, iOS, and Windows phones, you can easily check item pricing, back-stock, vendor inventory, and product images by scanning an item with your camera or entering a simple search. Owners and managers also have access to more detailed information on their store’s performance dashboard.

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