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HP ElitePad Offers Mobile Point of Sale Solution to Enterprises

By Sharmine Ishak - on 28 Jun 2013, 2:41pm

HP ElitePad Offers Mobile Point of Sale Solution to Enterprises

Retailers and hospitality businesses can now look forward to a brand new Point of Sale (POS) device with the HP ElitePad Mobile POS Solution, which can help enhance customer experience and maximize staff productivity. Announced at HP World Tour in Beijing, China, the new solution comprises the HP ElitePad plus the HP Retail Jacket for ElitePad and is built to assist businesses in meet customers needs anywhere in the store. It can be integrated into a retailer's existing IT infrastructure, saving time and money by allowing them to easily connect to store systems.

Anneliese Olson, HP Vice President, Computing Solutions, Printing and Personal Systems, Asia Pacific and Japan

“Consumers expect the same personalized experience they get online or on their mobile device in a retailer’s brick-and-mortar store,” said Anneliese Olson, HP Vice President, Computing Solutions, Printing and Personal Systems, Asia Pacific and Japan. “With the HP ElitePad Mobile POS Solution, store managers and associates are empowered to move the sale from behind the counter, giving them the ability to assist the customer right on the sales floor for immediate customer satisfaction.”

The HP ElitePad Mobile POS Solution comes with some built-in functionality including a fully integrated 1D/2D barcode scanner and three-track encrypted bi-directional magnetic stripe reader (MSR) for engaging customers on the sales floor, as well as a detachable hand strap for enhanced stability and usability. There is also an optional secondary battery for increased productivity, so businesses can operate for extended hours.

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