Lovin' Retail| Fun Junction

Hear how AirPOS customers, Fun Junction use their point of sale to manage their busy traditional toy stores and have increased their sales through integrated Ecommerce.

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Ever searched for the joy and excitement felt as a child in a toy shop? Well, this is exactly what is delivered at Fun Junction!

These family-run vintage toy shops, located in Perth and Crieff are reminiscent of the small independent toy sellers from childhood, before the days of major conglomerates.

Although traditional, the Fun Junction offers an extensive range of toys, puzzles, games and crafts. Therefore whether in the market for a nostalgic vintage find or and new family favourite this Scottish treasure trove guaranteed to meet your needs.
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Fun Junction have been AirPOS customers for 6 years using it make their vision a reality. Their belief that you are never too old to play and be creative has resonated with many people keeping them busy both in store and online.

Realising the importance of choosing the correct Point of Sale the team at Fun Junction wanted to find a solution that was simple to use and integrate across their two stores.

Karen from Fun Junction explained that they have members of staff who are less confident when it comes to technology so it was crucial to find a system that they could use with ease. There was no need for the business to have a complex and overcomplicated point of sale with specialist functions. They needed something reliable that could manage their busy retail store, and they feel like they have this with AirPOS.

Function Junction toy shop offers a huge variety of products catering to both adults and children alike. They needed a system that had a sophisticated inventory management system that was capable of tracking their stock and reporting their sales. Using AirPOS has enabled them to see what there customers love and ensure that these are in stock across both their stores.

The friendly work force want to guarantee that their customers can find what they are looking for and by using AirPOS staff have complete visibilty and can check for products in a matter of minutes without leaving the shop floor.

Karen highlighted when speaking with us that they have always been impressed with the level of support available at AirPOS. Any question answered; any problem solved, in no time at all. This has been particularly important when operating two stores as well as managing their ecommerce store all from the one platform.

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AirPOS Ecommerce

Fun Junction use AirPOS to manage their successful retail business not only in their physical space but also in the digital sphere.

Part of the reason why Fun Junction chose AirPOS was its simplicity which also applies to the set up of their webstore.

Through AirPOS free Ecommerce Karen and the team were able to upload their products directly from their back office with zero fuss and build their Webstore. This has enabled them to expand their reach and serve customers across the country.

Karen mentioned that AirPOS Ecommerce has been particularly useful, acting as a catalogue of products as well as showcasing the company mission and their contact details. Stocking a wide variety of products, it's valuable for Fun Junction to allow its customers to go online and browse their stock, discovering new items as well as searching for specific ones.

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When speaking with Fun Junction we asked them why they have chosen to stay with AirPOS for 6 years. They found that although the features were crucial for their business it was the character of AirPOS that has made them stay.

"AirPOS feels like a nice local company, like themselves. When speaking with the team it doesn’t come across like a major corporation. Everything feels very personal and the support has been very helpful."

Make sure to check out Fun Junction here to discover more about their unique business and browse their wide variety of toys!

We love speaking with our customers and learning more about what they do. If you'd be interested in speaking with the AirPOS team and being part of Lovin' retail get in touch at marketing@airpos.co.uk