Cash Register is a business machine that shows to customers the amount of individual sales, has a money drawer which can make change, records and total receipts, and may automatically calculate the change due. Nowadays, most cash registers are attached to receipt printers, credit card readers, scales and barcode scanners.
Even though cash registers cost only a few hundred dollars, if you want additional functions such as credit card readers, barcode scanners, then you would have to invest in these additional hardware.
Point-of-sale is where your customer makes a payment for products at your store.
The POS system is like a hub for your business which integrates everything like sales, inventory, reports, staff timesheet and customer library with loyalty features all in one single system.
A point of sale (POS) machine for registering transactions
Push buttons for entering sales
Usually electronic with a display for seeing what you’ve entered
Integrations with other features and hardware limited
Customer and membership management
Smart inventory system
Cloud based system
Reports and analysis(detailed sales reports)
Equipment and POS software that form a till system
Features help you manage your business
Touchscreen till buttons
Software runs on a computer, tablet