Clares Retail Equipment

Sep 1993 – Nov 1994Based in the UK

Senior VAX BASIC Programmer at Clares Retail Equipment

Clares Retail Equipment

About Clares Retail Equipment

Clares Retail Equipment is a prominent manufacturer of shopping trolleys for leading UK supermarkets. With a focus on delivering high-quality products and innovative solutions, the company has established itself as a trusted provider in the retail industry. Clares Retail Equipment aims to optimize the shopping experience for both customers and retailers, providing efficient and reliable equipment.

Iain White Senior VAX BASIC Programmer Work Experience

During his tenure at Clares Retail Equipment, Iain White held the position of Senior VAX BASIC Programmer. In this role, Iain played a pivotal role in computer support and the development of the IMPCON factory floor control system. He contributed to software development and optimisation, utilising VAX BASIC, VAX COBOL, and Microsoft Visual BASIC for DOS.

Duties and Responsibilities

As a Senior VAX BASIC Programmer, Iain White had the following responsibilities:

  • Responsible for computer support and development of the IMPCON factory floor control system.
  • Developed software using VAX BASIC and VAX COBOL, ensuring smooth and efficient operations within the manufacturing environment.
  • Implemented a windowing user interface based on Microsoft Visual BASIC for DOS, improving the user experience and enhancing productivity.
  • Contributed to the development of software using MS Visual BASIC V1.0 and Borland C++, leveraging advanced programming languages and tools.

Contributions and Achievements

Iain White’s notable achievements during his time as a Senior VAX BASIC Programmer at Clares Retail Equipment include:

  • Optimised production processes by developing and implementing software solutions, leading to enhanced efficiency and productivity on the factory floor.
  • Implemented a user-friendly windowing user interface based on Microsoft Visual BASIC for DOS, resulting in improved usability and a streamlined user experience.
  • Contributed to the development of software using MS Visual BASIC V1.0 and Borland C++, leveraging advanced programming languages to meet the company’s evolving needs.

These achievements underline Iain White’s significant contributions to the organisation, demonstrating his technical expertise and dedication to improving operational processes.