Magento 2 POS Multiple Barcode: Barcodes have become the need of the hour and why not! After all, it has raised the standards of crunching number in terms of escalated efficiency.
With just some labor pool and a barcode scan, one can manage large inventories. As barcode scanners are used, there is less scope for errors to occur.
Magento 2 POS Multiple Barcode is one such extension that allows the admin to add multiple barcodes for a product and assign quantities to each barcode.
In the frontend, the POS agent simply needs to enter the Barcode Name to add the product to cart.
In case, the POS agent needs to add more units/ quantities of the same product, once again the barcode name is to entered and the required product units will be added in the cart.
A barcode scan can do wonders by processing things for the customers’ at the spur of the moment, thus providing the customers with fascinating user experience and generating real sales and revenue.
- Magento 2 POS Multiple Barcode is an add-on of Magento 2 POS. Therefore, one must install the Magento 2 POS module.
- For POS Marketplace solution, kindly refer to Magento 2 Multi-Vendor Point of Sale module.
- The admin adds multiple barcodes for a product.
- Different quantities can be assigned to each barcode.
- The admin can print multiple barcodes for a product in the catalog page.
- The POS agent needs to enter the barcode name to add the product units in the cart.
- This saves an ample amount of time thus increasing the efficiency by reducing the errors.
Customers will get a zip folder. Then they have to extract the contents of this zip folder on their system. The extracted folder has an src folder, inside the src folder you have the app folder.
After the successful installation, you have to run these commands in the Magento2 root directory.
Third Command – php bin/magento setup:static-content:deploy
For translating the module language, navigate through src/app/code/Webkul/PosMultipleBarcode/i18n and edit the en_US.csv file.
Thereafter, rename the CSV as “en_SA.csv” and translate all right side content after the comma in the Arabic language. After editing the CSV, save it.
Then upload it to the path src/app/code/Webkul/PosMultipleBarcode/i18n where the Magento2 is installed on the server. The module gets translated into the Arabic Language.
The admin can choose a product from the product list and assign multiple barcodes to the product.
While configuring the details of the product, the admin shall come across Manage Barcodes option as shown in the image below.
The admin will tap on the Add tab to add the Barcode field and its respective Quantity as shown in the image below.
- The barcode name which the admin assigns to the Barcode must be unique, though the Quantity can be same.
In the image below, the admin assigns the Barcode name- barcode1, barcode2 and barcode3 bearing Quatities 2, 3 and 4, respectively.
The admin can even view multiple barcodes assigned to a product in the Catalog page as shown in the image below.
The Barcode column will display the barcode image for each product.
As the admin clicks on the barcode image for a specific product, a pop-up, displaying multiple barcodes for that product will apear as shown in the image below.
Let us see how this POS add-on feature works in the frontend.
Adding Multiple Quantities Using Barcodes
The POS agent needs to login and add the cash drawer amount in a usual way.
A Barcode/ Sku tab is present in the POS product collection page, on clicking which a pop-up shall appear, as shown in the image below.
The POS agent needs to add the barcode name (barcode2) and click on DONE as shown in the image below.
To specify, the admin adds two quantities for barcode2, as shown in the image below, therefore, 2 units of Joust Duffle Bag must be added to cart in the frontend.
As the POS agent clicks on DONE, two units of Joust Duffle Bag display on the cart as shown in the image below.
In order to add more quantities of the same product, the POS agent again needs to tap on the Barcode/Sku tab and add the barcode name to add the required number of product units.
In the image below, the admin adds the barcode name (barcode3), and clicks on DONE.
The additional units of the product, Joust Duffle Bag (here, three) are added to the cart.
A total of 5 units of the product, Joust Duffle Bag display in the cart, as shown in the image below.
Further, the POS agent can proceed to pay on behalf of the customer and place the order as shown in the image below.
The order details display on placing the order as shown in the image below .
The POS agent can print the invoice for the order by clicking the Print Invoice button.
That’s all for the Magento 2 POS Multiple Barcode extension. If you face any issue, feel free to raise the issue and add a ticket at webkul.uvdesk.com
Current Product Version - 2.1.0
Supported Framework Version - Magento 2.0.x, 2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x