The iPad has proven itself a perfect platform for web-based point of sale (POS) systems. It's smart-looking, reliable and offers great battery life. Web-based POS systems enable simple and economical shop management and payment handling for businesses of all sizes, with minimal need for any upfront investment. No doubt [...]
Choosing a POS system is not easy, especially when you're a small shop with limited budget for a point of sale. Many POS companies do not display pricing openly and often require the kind of commitment and investment only large companies can afford. However, several affordable, cloud-based EPOS systems [...]
It is now easier than ever for restaurants and other food-and-drink establishments to get EPOS for their business. In the past, setting up any face-to-face business required extensive equipment, complicated software and long contracts, but options are generally simpler now. Practically all modern POS systems are cloud-based, meaning they [...]
It’s easier than ever to accept credit and debit cards in the UK. Forget the costly card machines of yore. Instead, check out these contactless card readers that process payments with a smartphone or tablet through easy-to-use, free point of sale (POS) apps.In 2019, the race between the most popular mobile card [...]
Britain's high street retailers are dwindling in numbers, as consumers rely more on online shopping for all of their needs. In the face of all that, it’s no wonder Europe’s market leader in mobile card readers, iZettle, has branched into ecommerce. iZettle E-commerce is aimed at small businesses looking to [...]
The 2019 UK top runners iZettle and SumUp both have a lot to offer. One can accept more cards than previously and with lower fees, but the other has better features.
Not all merchants can use the card terminals from Square, iZettle, SumUp or PayPal. This may come as a surprise, but the limitations are there to protect payment providers from losing money on high-risk transactions or getting involved in legal conundrums. Most businesses are accepted by the [...]
Our rating Safe EPOS choice for food, drink and hospitality. 1.25% card fee with iZettle Reader. Cloud-based iZettle Pro (formerly Intelligentpos) is a simple, low-cost EPOS app that runs on an iPad. Getting started is easy and usually won’t need any technical assistance, but the UK-based support [...]