Case Studies

Tesco Case Study

Tesco is the UK's leading supermarket chain, with over three thousand stores in prominent UK locations. It is the third largest retailer in the world measured by profits and second largest retailer measured by revenues. It also has stores in twelve countries throughout Asia, Europe and North America. Their stores aim to provide a modern retail environment in convenient locations with friendly and efficient service. Cashmaster International...... read more...

Subway

Subway has been operating since 1965 and now has 25,000 restaurants in 83 countries across the world. In 2000, as the fastest growing franchise company in the world, the first restaurant in Poland opened and Subway's freshly made submarine sandwiches were an instant success. Cashmaster is a leading provider of count-by-weight ‘cash counting’ machines. A Cashmaster distributor approached Subway to enquire if they could assist the successful...... read more...

Poundland Case Study

Poundland started trading in 1990 and today have over 500+ stores nationwide. They offer an unique concept of offering all products for the same price of £1, which represented value for money. This also results in cash accounting for 80% of the takings. The combination of a rapidly expanding business and a high cash turnover at point of sale has always been an issue for Poundland, Europe's leading on-price retailer. Poundland wanted to ensure...... read more...

Wendy's

Wendy's International is the world's third largest hamburger / restaurant chain. The handling of cash is a critical but time consuming element of restaurant operations. Company operations asked the Loss Prevention Department to explore opportunities to reduce the time that management and cashiers spend handling cash at the restaurant and to improve accuracy of cash handling during all day-parts. This included the testing of cash scales in...... read more...

ALDI

Lending a helping hand in cash counting Brothers Karl and Theo Albrecht founded Aldi in 1946 when they took over their mother’s food store in Essen, Germany. The Aldi chain has grown from one modest food shop to over 7000 discount supermarkets worldwide. Aldi are renowned for their simplistic approach to shopping, and as a result they offer great quality products at low prices. The relationship between Cashmaster and Aldi began in Germany in...... read more...