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Meeting the Challenges of Retail, Solved by Toughbook

What are the main barriers to efficiency and effectiveness for your field staff? And how could Toughbook help you overcome them?

Click on the options below to discover the solutions we have to offer…

Intelligent delivery
Yes that's my Challenge

The internet and lean supply chains have changed retailing so that, often, the only time your staff meet your customers is on their doorstep. Toughbooks allow you to fully utilize this valuable retail opportunity.

Because Toughbooks are designed to work anywhere, they are ideal for this new sales environment. You can give better customer service by empowering your mobile staff with excellent IT access. Customer satisfaction is improved and additional sales made per visit.

In addition, the integration of peripherals such as GPS and bar code scanners in Toughbooks make your delivery and field sales staff far more productive. Journey times are reduced and more customers serviced per day.

Want to know more? Talk to a Toughbook specialist right now.

 

The ability to access business-critical data in every situation
Yes that's my Challenge

Toughbooks operate where other technology fails – which is ideal for the multitude of environments in which retail staff work. So now your field staff can access the data they need when they’re outdoors, in a refrigerated warehouse or at the point of sale, in a digital and fully amendable format. The range of screen sizes and form factors means they can cope with the demands of in-field retail work, and the processing power they possess allow them to handle even the most complex technical documentation.

Want to know more? Talk to a Toughbook specialist right now.

Field sales environments
Yes that's my Challenge

Customers in the retail industry want accurate, reliable information and answers to their questions. They certainly don’t want to wait whilst a field-based salesperson attempts to contact or even visit a central office. Toughbooks overcome this problem.

Their connectivity and durability allows information to be provided in real time, in every situation. Leading to far more satisfied customers and far more profitable working processes.

Want to know more? Talk to a Toughbook specialist right now.

Portability/Mobility
Portability/Mobility

Retail encompasses many environments - which means mobility is crucial. Small, mountable form factors and unique design features such as an integrated handle mean Toughbooks go wherever you need them to.

Multi-functionality
Multi-functionality

Integrated HSPA, GPS and other application-specific module options. They make even the smallest form factor Toughbooks the mobile multifunctional tool for the most demanding working conditions.

Reliability/Durability
Reliability/Durability

Even our smallest machines meet the challenges of mobile working in the retail sector. Take the Toughbook ultra-mobile PC (UMPC) CF-U1. At 1060 grams, the unit can withstand falls from 120 cm. What’s more, some of our models are up to IP65 compliant for dust and moisture resistance¹.

 

¹ Tested by a national independent third party test lab following IEC 60529 Sections 13.4, 13.6.2, 14.2.5 and 14.3.

 

No Power Access
No Power Access

Toughbooks have a newly designed battery and specially adapted power management system. This allows up to 8 hours of running time from a single battery charge.