Vend and Shopify, one or both together? Considerations for serious retailers

By |2019-03-28T13:20:49+00:00March 25th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Shopify leads the inventory-rich ecommerce field, and Vend is the leading EPOS for inventory-rich brick-and-mortar shops. What does Vend offer face-to-face merchants that Shopify does not? And is Shopify the best choice for online sales when you're also selling in-store? Do they work well together? We analyse the things [...]

POS software comparison UK – the top 5

By |2019-04-16T13:02:55+00:00February 28th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Forget about the bulky till - cloud-based point-of-sale systems have come to stay. Any new or existing business with an outdated system: now is a good time for EPOS. The UK has several decent options in 2019. Let's compare five of the best POS software systems with monthly subscription [...]

What is EPOS? The basics explained

By |2019-03-26T15:08:59+00:00February 7th, 2019|Tags: |

POS, EPoS, ePOS, or is it EPOS with a capital 'e'? You've probably seen the terms thrown around as you're trying to look for the best system to take face-to-face payments at a till point. But what does EPOS stand for? EPOS stands for Electronic Point Of Sale [...]

The top five iPad POS systems for the UK

By |2019-04-05T08:07:57+00:00January 28th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

How does a POS system work? The basics explained

By |2019-04-02T21:34:37+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Tags: |

Any business selling in person will have a ‘point of sale’, commonly abbreviated ‘POS’. In essence: POS is the setup you have in place for processing face-to-face payments from customers. POS is not a standalone machine or process - it’s a constellation of things that together enable [...]