Launched in 1994, Wasp EPOS systems have come a long way in a relatively short time. By 2000, they had expanded their services to the retail sector with great success and began opening offices worldwide shortly afterwards. Wasp have won various awards in the industry and even amassed over one million followers on YouTube.
With over half a million customers and boasting over two thousand resellers throughout North America, Australia and Europe, the company’s scope rivals almost any other EPOS supplier while maintaining a customer service that is rated as second to none by most users.
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Wasp Products and Features
Wasp barcode scanners have quickly become a ubiquitous presence in the EPOS world, while Wasp software is known to be both innovative and user-friendly friendly. In essence, the company has prided itself on its being able to assist both large and small companies with products that suit their needs, meaning Wasp software and hardware can be found to suit businesses of all stripes. This wide variety of EPOS systems and components means Wasp are often one of the first ports of call for a business looking reach their full potential.
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|WLR8950||Works from a distance of up to 1 foot (12cm)|
|WPS Omni-Directional||Heavy-duty industrial scanner|
|Barcode printers||• Retail|
|WPL305||Easy to use entry-level model|
|Integrated EPOS systems||• Retail||QuickStore POS||Fully integrated EPOS system for single or multiple points of sale|
Wasp Barcode Scanners
Wasp WLR8950 Long Range CCD Barcode Scanner
Because they are such prolific manufacturers, the Wasp barcode printers, scanners and software range is hard to distil down to just a few products for review but the Wasp WLR8950 Long Range Barcode Scanner is possibly one of the highest regarded scanners in the industry.
Ideal for just about any sector, including retail, hospitality, healthcare and education, this is a wonderfully effective 1d device that works reliably at a range of up to a foot (twelve centimetres) away. Available from around £100, it isn’t the cheapest on the market but it is terrific value for money when the power of its scanning ability is taken into consideration.
The Wasp Omni-Directional 2d Scanner is a perfect solution for those businesses that require a reliable device that is accurate and reliable, even when the environment might not lend itself to such use. Usually this would describe warehouse surroundings it but can be very handy for all kinds of retail situations as well.
Because it is a highly effective scanning device at the very high end of the market, it is not a cheap purchase at £230, but for businesses that utilise such scanning technology it is often described as a priceless piece of equipment.
Wasp Barcode Printers
Wasp WPL305 Desktop Barcode Printer
Compact, reliable and powerful, the Wasp WPL305 Desktop Barcode Printer is one of the biggest selling barcode printers on the market. Working entirely well with other Wasp EPOS software and hardware, this is one of the best and most simple to use Wasp barcode printers available.
Available from as little as £400, this Wasp printer has a sturdy and reliable design that should give you many years of high quality service.
Wasp Integrated EPOS Systems
Wasp QuickStore Professional POS
Wasp Quickstore is a professional, fully integrated POS system that is scalable to cater for individual or multiple checkout points. The system includes all necessary hardware and software as well as useful peripherals and features such as an employee time clock, a quote and gift receipt functionality and individual logins for each user or clerk.
The full system is available from £1,295 excluding VAT, with just the hardware kit costing £849. All components are available individually, making it easy to stock up the system as your business grows. The full system including software provides great value for money as a starter kit for a new merchant.
Despite a thorough look at some of the best selling products that Wasp POS systems and components offer, we have scarcely had time to mention Wasp inventory software capabilities within Wasp inventory systems. In fact Wasp software is of the most widely used in the UK. Wasp EPOS systems and components are very highly thought of and it is no coincidence that they are as omnipresent as they are in a variety of sectors that go far beyond typical EPOS use.
It is this huge range of flexible and reliable products that makes Wasp a true giant in the EPOS industry. Put simply, Wasp integrated systems are thought to be among the best in the business.
Wasp alone offer such an enormous range of products that it can be overwhelming comparing the products that are relevant for your business’s own requirements, scale and budget. When the entire EPOS world of products is added it is nigh on impossible.
Because of the sheer scale of the EPOS world it can be easy making mistakes when buying an EPOS system or component but with our easy to use web form, it takes under a minute to fill in, you can cut your way through the myriad of options that are not right for you, saving you time, money and frustration.