Counting the cash at Edinburgh Castle with Cashmaster, Rosyth

Thursday 8 September 2016

Scotland’s busiest tourist attraction, Edinburgh Castle, has just taken delivery of new cash-counting scales from Rosyth-based count-by-weight specialists Cashmaster. The new touch-screen counting devices are the very latest addition to the Cashmaster range and Edinburgh Castle is the first customer in Scotland to take delivery of the new state-of-the-art counters.

The new One range devices,  which are polymer-note ready, are being used  in the cash office of the Castle’s admissions department, have the ability to count cash-coupons, coins and notes in all denominations, loose or bagged. They are also enabled to count the new 12-sided £1 coin which is going into circulation in March 2017.

With over 1.5 million visitors each year, Edinburgh Castle’s admissions office sees its fair share of cash going through the tills each day, and non more so than now during Edinburgh’s festival season.  Bruce Guthrie, admissions manager at Edinburgh Castle, commented “We’ve had a record-breaking Summer so far with visitor numbers higher than ever. Being able to count cash quickly and accurately is a must for us and use of the Cashmaster scales are an important part of our cash-management processes. We’ve been a customer of Cashmaster for a number of years and are delighted with their product quality and service ”

Cashmaster is a leading, global designer and manufacturer of count-by-weight (CBW) cash management solutions. It works with businesses looking to streamline their cash management processes, reduce shrinkage, improve accuracy and ultimately deliver an improved customer service. From sole traders to large multi-national organisations, Cashmaster has been working with many of the biggest retail brands across the globe for more than 30 years -