In the establishment of sales, the cash register includes on of the device used and it is operated by the clerk of sales. The cash register is used to perform various functions such as recording the number of items that the customer buys, providing customer with the correct amount as change and also give them the relevant receipts as you give them their item of purchase.
The cash register is attached to a drawer which will open wide during the transaction process allowing the cash clerk to make the appropriate change for the customer. If the process of transaction results in no change to the customer then the receipt will come out instantly from the drawer on which the cash register is attached. Departmental stores mostly uses the cash register as this is the most effective way to provide fast services for the customers.
Instead of making the the calculations in a manual way for all items purchased by the customer then, the cash register is the solution to this as it does all the calculations simultaneously without wasting any time and thus customer are given quick services.
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 scanned, the cash register will display the price of each item that the customer purchases. The cashier will put the amount of money that the customer pay and without delay there will be initiation of calculations which follows instantly. If the customer needs change the drawer will open instantly for the cash clerk to take the change and then the receipt will follow without any delay.
A receipt comes out when the transaction process has been completed and now the purchased items are being removed from the inventory records of the store immediately. Removing the purchased items from the store’s records of inventory will make sure that your inventory check is accurate. As each item is purchased by customer there is a recording corresponding to each item and cash register will still keep the records which at the end of the day will be printed for the store inventory.
It will also be necessary for the amounts in the cash drawer to be counted regularly to ensure that the cash register is having the correct amount of money required to conduct the whole transaction process. Ensuring that you as the cash clerk handle the device in a proper way and that you strictly follow the outlined procedure of use as well as the precautions of safety is very important to make sure that the resulting transaction processes are safe and very clear .