of the tills to the hospitals back office system has
enabled new counter lines to be added immediately. In
addition, the automatic price changes facility has eliminated
the previous lengthy and time consuming process of manually
inputting and downloading prices, allowing far greater
In terms of security, the fingerprint
sign-on ensures that every operator signs on for each
transaction, giving total traceability for all transactions
to each food services assistant.
Reporting is improved with regular
reports on all sales transactions, such as where and
when a transaction took place, providing essential departmental
accountability. Furthermore, timed reports can be produced
to allow detailed analysis, for example, the number
of customers served between certain times to show trends,
profit margins and peak periods.
The TOSHIBA TEC touchscreen menu options
are intuitive and therefore easy for staff to operate,
which is especially important at The Forester’s
busiest times as well as reducing staff training needs.
The small footprint of the ST-70 ensures the till can
fit into any cramped counter space. The sealed and vent-free
casing allow neither dirt or foreign objects to penetrate
so the ST-70 stays clean inside, providing even greater
Brodrick Pooley, Catering Services
Manager - Hinchingbrooke Health Care Trust commented,
‘we are extremely impressed with the solution
provided by Aufait Systems and TOSHIBA TEC. The system
has reduced waiting times for our customers as well
as making daily sales analysis far quicker and easier.
We can now obtain full reporting information, quickly
and easily and the Fingerprint ID sign-on gives us total
confidence in security. The quality, reliability and
design of the hardware is ideal for our environment.
In fact, we are so delighted with the system and service
provided that we are now planning to install a further
three units into our first floor Garden Restaurant’.