How does a POS system work?

By Ben Taylor| 2017-09-09T08:34:56+00:00 August 28th, 2015|Tags: |

In this article we’re going to go right back to basics, and discuss how a POS system works from the ground up. We’ll also talk about how point of sale systems have evolved, and touch on some of the options now available to businesses. Let’s start by going back a [...]

What exactly is the Australian EFTPOS system?

By Francis Campbell| 2016-10-22T07:49:42+00:00 July 19th, 2015|Tags: , , |

EFTPOS (Electronic Funds Transfer at Point Of Sale) is a technology that makes it possible for retailers to directly receive funds from a customer's bank account via their debit card. EFTPOS is the most frequently used payment system in Australia. According to official figures, the system handles approximately 70% of debit card transactions [...]

AirPOS ePOS system: right for your business?

By Oliver Wastie| 2017-09-09T08:35:57+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|Tags: |

If you have a UK business of any size and are thinking about upgrading your ePOS system, or if you are starting a new business and need some basic facts about the AirPOS ePOS system to help guide your decision-making, read this review first. AirPOS is part of the new [...]

Cloud-based point of sale (POS) systems: the iPad solution

By Oliver Wastie| 2017-09-09T08:36:23+00:00 July 18th, 2014|Tags: |

More and more shop owners and small businesses are using an iPad connected to a debit or credit card reader as a modern checkout experience for customers. For most businesses it is a cheaper and more secure solution that a traditional POS system. What is a point of sale (POS) [...]

Point of Sale Applications for Mobile Payments

By Oliver Wastie| 2017-09-09T08:40:16+00:00 October 9th, 2013|Tags: |

iZettle and other Point of Sale Applications: Helping UK Entrepreneurship The ever changing face of technology is giving a helping hand to the thousands of people in the UK who have discovered their entrepreneurial spirit and decided to set up their own business. Increasing entrepreneurship is also a key goal [...]