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Lay-bye sales now supported

The POS Software System ROBOTILL now supports laybye (layby, lay-bye) sales. A lay-bye sale allows customers to pay off items over a period with zero interest. The following lay-bye features are supported:
  • Simply scan the items the customer wants to purchase on laybye.
  • New laybye contract is printed together with an internal ‘stock reserved’ slip.
  • Minimum deposit percentage can be set.
  • Laybye payment slip with details like outstanding balance printed with each payment.
  • Laybye reports on current, cancelled and completed laybye sales.
  • Easy Laybye interface with option to setup customers from the POS screen.



Other new features in ROBOTILL Version 2.7:
  • If the quantity is more than one, the price per item is also now included in the slip.
  • Total tax has been added as an optional print item if you prefer to use Total Tax instead of Tax detail.
  • New Tax Report has been added.
  • When you do a price change, you can now enter the price including tax or the price excluding tax.
  • Cash Drawer report can now be printed from the POS Application on the slip printer (or a standard printer).
  • Cash Withdraw option added if you want to remove cash from the drawer.
  • Customer notes added.
ROBOTILL can be downloaded from http://www.robotill.com

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