Systems Guild successfully tackled the integration challenge faced by a prominent US retail conglomerate with over 1400 stores. The client sought to connect a custom Point of Sale (POS) system with a Tax Vendor service while adhering to complex US tax regulations and ensuring real-time updates.
- Industry: Retail
- Client: ALDI
- Challenge: Integrating new US POS with Tax Vendor, ensuring compliance and 1400+ remote store rollout.
- Outcome: Smooth integration, compliance assurance, real-time accuracy, and extensive deployment across 1400+ stores.
Our client, with a national presence of over 1400 stores, aimed to integrate a custom Point of Sale (POS) system with a Tax Vendor service, requiring a seamless connection that adhered to varied US tax regulations and ensured real-time updates in line with the dynamic US tax landscape.
- Integration of a US-specific POS system with Tax Vendor softwares.
- Ensuring seamless communication across 2800+ servers in all stores.
- Adapting the solution to comply with diverse state and local tax regulations.
- Achieving real-time tax updates and failure notifications.
Systems Guild's End-to-End Solution included:
- Robust Middleware Service: Developed a middleware solution to bridge the gap between the new POS system and the Tax Vendor's service.
- Tailored for US Tax: Customized the solution to accommodate the diverse state and local tax regulations in the US.
- Real-Time Tax Update Management: Implemented a real-time update mechanism for jurisdiction-specific tax information and instant failure notifications.
- Broad Rollout: Successfully deployed the solution across 1400+ stores, ensuring region-specific tax accuracy.
- Reliability: Since 2016, the solution has operated seamlessly across the diverse US tax landscape.
- Scalability: Ongoing support ensures efficiency as the client's retail network continues to expand.
- Innovation Benchmark: The project has set a standard in POS and tax service integration within the US retail sector.