Hardware & DIY Supply Stores Software

Trader™ provides a stock control, point of sale and accounting solution for Hardware & DIY Supply Stores

Our Trader™ software combines powerful accounting functionality with stock & sales management to create a complete business management system for Builders Merchants.

  • Sales / Purchase Order Processing
  • Powerful, flexible Point of Sale module
  • Stock Control / Cycle Counting
  • Contract pricing
  • Promotions / Special offers
  • Barcode Management
  • Quotations management
  • Fully integrated financial suite
  • Business reporting & analysis

Key benefits for Hardware & DIY Supply Stores;


  • Quick, flexible product searching

Detailed product searching allowing search on complete or partial product code, description, barcode, part number, supplier, product category or keyword.

This enables operator to find required product efficiently and easily in particular products with no barcode.

  • Automatically offer customers associated products

Product associations can aid at the point of sale in advising the customer of complimentary products to purchase.

Powerful, flexible point of sale module

Powerful, easy to use Point of Sale module that enables staff to deal with customers easily and efficiently at the counter.

Manages multiple payment types e.g. cash, cheque, card and vouchers. Barcode scanning forms an integral part of point of sale.

  • Stock control

Products can be categorised by department, group, subgroup, type, ABC and status.

Re order levels can be manually or automatically set to aid in managing replenishing stock.

Flexible stock take methods from complete stock take to ongoing cycle counting of product sections.

  • Flexible promotions module allows for many types of product information

Multiple date sensitive promotion types can be setup and run simultaneously including specific price, BOGOF, % discount and get the cheapest of a range free.

  • Automatic stock replenishment order suggestions

  • Bar coding module

The bar coding module allows for management of product barcodes and the generation of in-store barcodes for non coded products.

Extensive product label design and printing options from barcode only to detailed shelf edge labels incorporating all legislation requirements.