A supermarket can be defined as a self service store which provides a wide choice of food and non food household items to its customers. It is generally bigger than a simple grocery store but smaller in size than a hyper mart. It caters to the needs of people by providing necessary products used by them on a daily basis at a cheaper rate. Today, shopping has become more individualized and more comfortable. Consumers enjoy more choices and have more information which influences their buying decisions. Customers now have a clear understanding of value, and delivering this value is an enormous challenge for retailers. A major concept that has entered the retailing scene is to use innovative information systems. Customers demand more accurate price information, more complete and current product information, assistance in finding specific items, better and prompt services and quick billing techniques . We have developed a new and efficient information system for IBS Supermarket to manage its day to day operations in an effective manner which would not only save time but also be cost effective. The system is very simple, user friendly, easy to maintain and has minimum system requirements. Microsoft Office Access
Microsoft Office Access, previously known as Microsoft Access, is a pseudo-relational database management system from Microsoft that combines the relational Microsoft Database Engine with a graphical user interface and software-development tools. Microsoft Access is used to create simple database solutions. Access tables support a variety of standard field types, indices, and referential integrity. Access also includes a query interface, forms to display and enter data, and reports for printing. In enterprise environments, Microsoft Access is particularly appropriate for meeting end-user database needs and for rapid application development. Microsoft Access is easy enough for end users to create their own queries, forms and reports, laying out fields and...
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