Maximize your retail income by using On Shelf to optimize your inventory levels. Don’t waste money on items that just sit on your shelves. Easily see which items are “hot” and those that are not.
See Your Current Sales Trends
The current sales trends screen shows the 20 products with the highest and the lowest sales. It also shows the 20 products whose sales are increasing and decreasing the most. Time periods that can be chosen are: this week, last week, the last 2/4/8 weeks, or this/last month.
Select any product to see plots of the sales performance over the last 12 weeks. Or click the See All button to see a the sales performance of all products over the selected time period.
Optimize Your Inventory Levels
The inventory report screen shows you which products have been selling well and those that have not on a long term basis. Select any item to view its sales history. You can also adjust your stock levels from the same screen.
The analyze inventory button takes you to On Shelf's recommended inventory levels for each product. These levels are based on the sales data for the chosen time period. You can accept the recommendations or input your own.
The sales statistics button opens a view that summarizes the average number of units sold each month for all your products.
Track Items Currently In Stock
Red, yellow and green status lights let you quickly see the inventory status of all products in your current inventory. Easily identify products that need to be ordered. View your inventory by category, by brand or search for a specific product.
The current inventory screen summarizes the key details about each product you carry. Each product's image is framed by a color to designate it's category. You select the colors in the settings screen.
Quickly See How Sales Are Trending
Select any item from the current inventory screen to see the product details and sales/order history. Graphs show the sales trends for each product on a weekly or a monthly basis. A glance tells you if demand for a product is increasing or decreasing. You can change the time period for the graphs to view the last 12 weeks, the last 12 months, the previous calendar year or the sales by quarter.
Quickly See Inventory Status
The inventory status for each supplier is summarized on the order screen. Place an order with a supplier at a touch of a button. The order can be printed or sent directly to your supplier. Not ready to send the order to your supplier? Save it as a pending order and come back to it later.
Check an order into inventory quickly. Your inventory levels are automatically updated.
Track Inventory Movement
Use the sales screen to log sales. It's up to you whether or not On Shelf calculates the sales totals. The sales screen can also be used to process a return and to print or email an invoice.
If you do not want to enter every sale, then the check inventory feature can be used to track sales.