Additional capabilities and fewer upfront costs
The vast majority of restaurant owners are concerned about the cost of any available upgrade. In the case of mobile POS systems, there is nothing to be worried about. These devices are not costly and they are even cheaper when compared to conventional, stationary POS systems. For instance, a tablet or smartphone costs just a couple of hundreds of dollars and stationary POS systems can cost a few thousand dollars. So, a mobile POS device is an affordable addition to your current POS system. Additionally, we would like to highlight the fact that there is a low upfront cost of these devices is supported with better capabilities and features.
Instead of waiting in endless lines, restaurant customers can finish transactions in any part of the restaurant. In this way, you can avoid crowds, confusion and customer complaints.
Improved customer service
Accuracy and timing are the two most important elements of good customer service. Mobile POS devices can significantly improve customer services. We have already mentioned that it can speed up the ordering process, but it is worth mentioning that it can improve order accuracy too. The waiters will have more time to interact with customers and the preparation time for the food will be reduced.
Opportunities for up-selling
Restaurant owners who use mobile POS systems know that these systems can be utilized to up-sell their meals. Due to the fact that the waiters will have more time, they will be able to recommend additional appetizers, drinks, side dishes and other things from the restaurant menu to the customers.