Whether or not you pay your sales staff commissions or spiffs, it can be helpful to assign a salesperson to each transaction (ie. for contests or just for simply who the salesperson was for a specific transaction).
Microsoft RMS Store Operations users can press “Shift” + “F8” from the point of sale screen which will bring up a screen that looks like this:
NCR CounterPoint users should have a “Sales Rep” button while in Touch Screen order entry which will bring up a screen looking like this:
If you don't know the salesperson ID then click over/press the magnifying glass button which will give you this:
In both examples, just click, touch, or hit enter over the employee that should be identified as the salesperson with the specific transaction.
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