FloraMenu is a business management solution for florists. Flower shop owners can manage all aspects of their business. The service handles point of sale and inventory and works with standard receipt printers, registers, barcode scanners, cash drawers and other necessities. Social networking tools are built in so user can update their Facebook and Twitter pages with business developments, sales and promotions. Users can email or text message their customers with newsletters and updates as well. Customer contact details can be stored on FloraMenu. Employee management tools are included as well. Users can choose different permission levels for each employee. Employees can also punch in and out using FloraMenu-generated time clocks. The application logs all activity so users can handle payroll and other tasks.Show more screenshots »
FloraMenu was designed to give flower shop owners a simple way to manage many of their vital daily tasks. The service hasn’t seen significant popularity, possibly because of its rather specialized focus. Not everyone owns a flower shop; so many internet users will find little reason to try FloraMenu. Those who have gave it mediocre to decent ratings. The service can juggle a number of tasks and offers an attractive interface as well as a simple public website.
FloraMenu is unique mainly because of its industry focus. There are a number of applications that offer general business management tools that aren’t specific to a certain industry. FloraMenu hones in on florists specifically. Users can track inventory and build a virtual store front to promote their business. The service is appealing to anyone who manages or owns a flower shop however it doesn’t offer much for other business owners.
FloraMenu has adopted a soft, attractive design that favors gentle mint green and hints of warm, rich colors. The layout is organized and most users will spend minimal time learning how to use each feature. The application also has a nice original feel to it that works well for its industry. The interface wont’ win any awards, but it provides a good visual accompaniment to the service FloraMenu offers its users.
A new user can begin by clicking the “Start Your 30 Day Free Trial” button found along the lower, left side of the homepage. The form on the next page requires a business name, email address, login name and password. The user is automatically logged in and can begin using FloraMenu. No credit card information is needed until the end of the 30 day free trial.
FloraMenu offers users a free 30 day trial. After that, users must pay $99 to continue using the application. The service comes in just one package, which includes access to all features. Users can generate detailed reports, manage online orders, access activity logs, track employee hours, build a custom public page and integrate FloraMenu with hardware. The service is protected by 256 bit encryption. Users are also given access to 24 hour phone support along with email and live chat.
FloraMenu is intended for one specific type of user: those who manage or own flower shops. Florists can create a public page to market their services and products. The application can track online and offline sales and provides small businesses with an easy way to track employee time. The service covers all major tasks that a business owner must manage on a daily basis.