All-in-one POS for Building and Construction Supply Businesses

A robust POS system to optimize your building and construction supply store

You need technology that not only manages your wide-range inventory, i.e. lumber, electrical, plumbing supply, flooring supplies, and paint, but a system that helps you predict exactly what to keep in stock to meet customers’ demand.

POS System Built for Building Materials and Supply Retail Stores

You need technology that not only manages your wide-range inventory, i.e. lumber, electrical, plumbing supply, flooring supplies, and paint.

With such a diverse mix of products, how does Counterpoint help you sell and manage it all? With a powerhouse POS system.

Point of Sale Overview

Inventory Management and Purchasing

Control your stock and manage your vendors easily with Counterpoint’s powerful inventory and purchasing module.

Track customers past purchase history to record material types, sizes, colors and length, width and depth with user-defined profile fields, ensures warranty information stays up-to-date and has special ordering capabilities.

Serial number tracking provides a detailed record of each piece of merchandise, i.e. when it was received, what it cost, which customer purchased it, when it was bought, and warranty expiration. Barcode labels can be generated and printed from the same system.

Inventory Management Overview

Purchase Order Management Overview

Bill of Materials and Advanced Pricing

Keep track of materials for light manufacturing of any goods by customizable units of measure, i.e. by the yard, gallon, pound, etc. Your customers will be happy knowing their purchase was accurately measured.

Set up tiered pricing for different levels of customers with advanced pricing. Offer different price levels for your retail, wholesale, or corporate account clients automatically.

Advanced Pricing Overview

Sell your products and services effortlessly
  • We believe that great retail experiences take place when inventory management intersect perfectly with improved customer engagement at point of sale.
  • Counterpoint can easily handle sales, returns, orders, and layaways – even on a single ticket.
  • With a configurable touchscreen, you can tailor Counterpoint POS to fit your business and streamline operations, minimize errors, and maximize profits.
  • In addition, you can also capture and analyze data to respond to the diversity of stores based on demographics, climate, and geography.

Powerful purchasing capabilities
  • Set prices as you receive items, based on target margins you define.
  • Receive merchandise with or without a PO and automatically transfer the right quantities to other retail locations.
  • Manage vendor items, costs, and lead times. Automatically create purchase orders from preferred suppliers or the suppliers with the lowest costs.
  • Create multi-store purchase orders – consolidated for all locations or separate for each store to save time and to receive volume discounts from suppliers.
Optimize your building supply inventory
  • Counterpoint inventory solutions for building supply provide the functionality you need to allocate the right product and the right size to the right location.
  • Design labels with your logo, print beautiful tags and labels on demand.
  • Save time and import hundreds of products at once with the item import worksheet from the suppliers catalog.

Engage with customers better
  • Create detailed customer profiles with their contact information, shipping details, product preferences, purchase history and your own custom attributes.
  • Run unlimited loyalty programs, email marketing campaigns, and promotions.
  • Create custom menu buttons for top-selling items – speeding up the checkout experience for your staff and customers.
  • Offer layaways, special orders, store credit and gift cards, you save time and provide a better and more flexible customer experience.
Create an omni-channel presence
  • Manage your online orders simply with a single synchronized inventory database across brick and mortar and online store. Mitigate overstock by knowing when and how much to reorder.
  • Run an online store seamlessly integrated with your Counterpoint POS system. Counterpoint integrates with most popular eCommerce platforms such as Shopify and WooCommerce.
  • Easily fulfill orders with integrations to popular shipping solutions such as ShipStation.


Price-match capability to enhance customer loyalty

Ensuring customers receive the best deal by matching competitor prices builds trust and loyalty, encouraging repeat business and increasing overall satisfaction. This practice of price-matching capability is a strategic way to enhance customer experience and foster long-term relationships.

  • With line-item discounts, retailers have the power to strategically promote certain items, encouraging customers to make purchases and ultimately reducing inventory levels. By implementing this strategy, it not only increases the sales of specific products, but also improves inventory management.
  • Applying discounts to the entire sale allows for the implementation of different promotional strategies. By encouraging customers to make larger purchases, you can improve sales revenue and provide value-driven offers that strengthen customer satisfaction.

Discover new and valuable insights in your data
  • View, print, export, and e-mail any report. Create quick reports on the fly from search results.
  • See today’s sales performance or take a look at the past years with historical data.
  • Built-in dashboards and reports make it easy to see sales, profits by items, category, customers, and suppliers, practically by any dimension you can imagine.
  • Receive merchandise with or without a PO and automatically transfer the right quantities to other retail locations.
  • You can even set prices as you receive items, based on target margins you define.

Learn from Our POS Experts

Tailored Onboarding

Your business has unique needs. Get set up for success with guidance from our certified onboarding specialists.

Personalized Training

Benefit from quick, practical online video courses and comprehensive one-on-one training sessions. Know fast, grow fast!

24/7 Expert Support

We have the experience to quickly resolve system issues via remote access, ensuring that your store runs smoothly at all times.

Sync Counterpoint POS with the platforms you trust

At POS Highway, we developed a platform to integrate NCR Counterpoint seamlessly to popular technologies and solutions.

From eCommerce platforms, to QuickBooks Online, warehouse management, and shipping solutions, you’re in for a true multi-channel retail ecosystem!

Business owners have great things to say about advanced reports and analytics
  • Robust merchandise analysis report helps to track inventory by top-selling and slow-moving, product returns, GMROI, and more.
  • Insightful sales analysis report by customers, segments, products, departments, and lifetime value.
  • Margin analysis and markup/down management worksheet
  • Inventory transfer analysis and replenishment worksheet

NCR Counterpoint Testimonials

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