What Is A Wireless Point of Sale System?

A wireless point of sale system (WPOS) is equipment that utilizes wireless technology to enable customers to render payment from any location in range of the wireless connection without the constraints of wired installations via credit or debit card. The industry standard for WPOS is to use Radio-frequency identification systems ( RFIDS) that communicate information to a network and other wireless devices via transponders and radio transmitters and receivers. Other accommodations afforded to the merchant include the ability to manage inventory and track customer orders from anywhere within the wireless network. Benefits include increased efficiency, convenience for your customers and the elimination of costly wired installations. WPOS will save you money and time while providing greater service to your clientele.




In today’s society, people are constantly busy and finding themselves with less and less free time. The convenience of having services brought to their own home and having multiple options for payment alleviates stress and frees up time for your customer. Such professions as rental car agencies, taxicab drivers, restaurants, grocery stores, repairmen and others in the service industry are switching to wireless point of sale terminals to better service the needs of their clientele. At the same time, WPOS terminals give you the freedom to take your business with you. Manage your inventory and track customer orders from anywhere within the wireless network Don’t be left behind. Save your customer from wasting time and extra hassles by check out the variety of models of WPOS terminals.



Wireless vs. Wired Point of Sale Systems

Wireless Point of Sale Systems (WPOS) can provide the merchant with many advantages over Wired Point of Sale systems. The obvious advantages are greater mobility and flexibility. No longer are you tied down by the constraints of a set location for a wired POS. Need to renovate your storefront? Wireless POS’s will allow you to set up your terminal without worrying about the inconvenience of a wired terminal . Going out to make a delivery and the customer can only pay by credit card? . Bring your WPOS and register payment at your customer’s home or office. Conducting business in a remote location? WPOS can store credit card information and business transactions for later transmission. A less obvious advantage is that depending on the wireless network, a WPOS terminal can take less time to process a credit card than a wired POS terminal. Even with these advantages, if you still prefer the stability of a wired POS terminal, there are a variety of addons for Wired POS terminals that can connect to cellular phones or internet devices that will provide wireless functionality.


About CCMP

CCMP (Credit Card Merchant Processors) is a credit cards processing company offering payment processing services to most business types. The credit card process can be made simplified to make processing credit cards easier than ever before. By signing up with CCMP, all merchants receive customer technical support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with one of the largest payment processing leaders in the world. A merchants credit card processing platform is a key to running a streamlined business. Processing credit card transactions on a One Rate Network for Visa, Master and Discover cards. American Express set up is complimentary but may require seperate approval. Restrictions apply and may only be on approved credit.

Swiping risky transactions are a recipe for future problems. A credit card merchants believe is fraudulent, should be reported immediately. A credit card merchant account with CCMP can include possibly the ability to receive a free credit card swiper.

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