David Nordstrom, Executive Vice President, Nordstrom Oil Company, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
..."Twelve years ago, our POS system was cutting edge - and it still does a lot of things we want it to," said David Nordstrom, president of Nordstrom Oil, the Cedar Rapids, Iowa-based operator of 23 stores.
"It has a gas control interface, can communicate raw sales data via modem to our headquarters computer and has PLU keys.It still beats some of the systems in operation today.But, now, we want a system that can do much more."
After searching for more than a year for POS solution that would incorporate touchscreen technology, support scanning, reduce transaction time and interface with a number of peripheral devices, Nordstrom Oil
partnered with The Pinnacle Corporation
.Two HandiMarts now serve as beta sites for the technology firm's Palm POS system, which Nordstrom plans to rollout chainwide this year.