Park and Retrieve are one of the features in the Sell menu, and also Park and Retrieve are useful for record/keeping orders from customers without having to pay in advance, or this park can also be used to book a table/room. Generally, Park and Retrieve are used in retail businesses, hotels, fast food restaurants, rental equipment, etc. Because this feature is useful for recording orders in advance & making payments at the end. To adjust the available table/room layout, you can customize the layout by adding a Park Layout that can be displayed differently at each outlet, the steps can be followed below.
Step 1. Go to Outlets, Select Park Layout Template, then Click Add
Step 2. Fill Park Layout Form, then Click Save
Fill in field name, layout, and alias.
The name field is to provide the name of the park layout template you want to create.
The layout field is for mapping park layouts, for example, Normal = 5, meaning that in 1 Normal tab, there are 5 slots.
Alias field is to rename the output layout that we set on the 'Layout 'field, for example, if we set Normal1=#01, then the layout name is changed into #01.
To use Alias, you need to activate the config settings first, you can follow through with This Article.
Step 3. Go to Outlets, Edit Any Outlet, then Assign Park Layout Template
Select one the outlets - on templates fields select park layout that you created earlier and update.
Step 4. Go to Sell - Select Park - Choose Park Layout
Congratulations! Park layout has been successfully created and can be used now while doing the Park Transaction.
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You also can learn how to Re-Park the Orders
If you have multiple Park and want to Merge them into 1 invoice together, you can read Combining Parked Orders into one Invoice article
For more details about selling / Park and Retrieve, you also can read this article