The Adler-Royal Alpha 583cx Cash Register has 40 departments, programmable with 12-character descriptions that categorize merchandise sold. The Adler-Royal Alpha 583cx Cash Register has 500 programmable, 12-character price look-ups that guarantee pricing accuracy and record the number of items sold. The alphanumeric printer prints both customer receipts and journal tapes. The department keys are labeled with letters saving time for the user. The store logo and separate commercial message can be programmed up to 5 lines of 17 characters each. Periodic management reports include mid-day, end-of-day, weekly or monthly totals. The memory protection maintains financial records during power outages. Up to 15 clerk identifications can be programmed to monitor the sales of individual employees. The automatic tax computation can program up to 4 tax rates. The locking cash drawer has 4-slot bill and 5-coin trays.