Xsilva Unveils LightSpeed 2.5 Point of Sale for Mac
Next-generation retail solution leverages iPhone and Leopard
MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA — November 28, 2007 – Xsilva Systems, Inc. has
released LightSpeed 2.5, a new version of the popular, easy-to- use Point
of Sale (POS) solution on Mac OS X–with more reasons than ever for
retailers and small businesses to choose Macintosh as their POS platform.
“With LightSpeed 2.5, Point of Sale on Mac gets even better,” said Xsilva
CEO, Dax Dasilva. “Now retailers can view LightSpeed Stats on their iPhone
to get the latest details on sales anywhere, anytime–and use Cover Flow in
both the LightSpeed browser and POS screen to quickly and effortlessly find
the product or customer information they need.”
LightSpeed 2.5 also debuts two highly requested features: Multi-Store
Transfers for moving stock between store locations; and a Label Designer
for custom product label templates.
Visit the LightSpeed 2.5 launch page to learn more:
LightSpeed 2.5 highlights:
– iPhone Stats
Now retailers can track sales, payments, returns, and invoice count for the
day, the week, the month or even the year– with LightSpeed Stats on their
iPhone. They can also see which employees are clocked in at the store, when
they started, and how much time they’ve spent on Jobs and Tasks. And
contacting an employee directly is as easy as tapping their phone number or
– Cover Flow Interface
The same Cover Flow interface that makes finding information on iTunes and
the iPhone fast and fun makes it easy to zero in on information in the
LightSpeed Browser and on the LightSpeed POS screen.
– Multi-Store Transfers
LightSpeed 2.5 makes it easy to transfer stock from one store’s database to
another and receive stock with ease. Browsing and management tools make it
easy to review ‘transfer in’ and ‘transfer out’ documents, run reports on
inventory ‘in transit’ and export information to accounting software such
– Label Designer
Now it’s easy to go beyond pre-made product label layouts and design your
own custom labels. Want a use a different label size? Want to import a
boutique logo? The new Label Designer provides easy-to-use graphical layout
tools to create all types of product labels.
Pricing and Availability
A 30 Day Demo of LightSpeed 2.5 is available immediately from the download
section of Xsilva.com. LightSpeed 2.5 can be purchased from LightSpeed
resellers offering local LightSpeed expertise and support, or online at the
Xsilva Web Store.
Customers with a LightSpeed 2.x installation can purchase a subscription
renewal through an authorized reseller, or online at the Xsilva Web Store.
Customers with a current Subscription Plan (valid as of November 1, 2007)
can download 2.5 directly from Xsilva.com at no additional cost.
About Xsilva LightSpeed 2.5
Xsilva LightSpeed 2.5 is a ground-breaking, next-generation Point of Sale
(POS) system that improves retail operations by providing stores with
comprehensive and easy-to-use retail tools in an iTunes-like Browser.
LightSpeed features include an innovative ‘floating’ POS interface designed
for high-speed, error-free checkout and a tightly- integrated Web Store
module to help stores take their product catalogs online. Xsilva LightSpeed
harnesses the most powerful Mac OS X and SQL-based technologies to provide
retail customers with unparalleled performance and reliability under a
crisp, polished, and easy-to-use interface.
About Xsilva Systems Inc
Xsilva Systems Inc is based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada and specializes in
building high-performance SQL-based Point of Sale (POS) systems for Mac OS
X. The Xsilva team, led by Xsilva Founder and CEO Dax Dasilva, is committed
to its mission of building the most compelling and innovative POS system on
any platform, through the cultivation of Xsilva’s flagship product for Mac
OS X, Xsilva LightSpeed.
Please visit http://www.xsilva.com/ for more information.
Xsilva LightSpeed. Accelerate Your Business.