Product categories group your products together and are shown in your terminal, enabling easy product searches and sales.
In your web console, navigate to the main menu item 'Products', and then to the drop down menu item 'Categories'.
On this page you'll see a list of sample categories (if you installed sample data).
Navigate to "Create" in the title bar, and this will bring up a new dialogue box for you to create your new product category.
Add the name of your product category. This will be seen by users of your terminals.
2) Checkbox - Search Allowed
Enable this box to allow this product category (and the products it contains) to be shown in your terminal.
Learn how to add products to a category: