Solid and usable, Vend has a lot to offer. With its many features and user-friendly interface, should retailers consider it?
What's the best POS system for small shops in the UK? Although many options prevail, only few are great for small retailers.
How good is the Zettle Food and Drink app for iPad? What does it cost? We tested Zettle's latest POS app for coffee shops, bars and food trucks alike.
The UK has no shortage of bar till systems, but which are optimal for pubs and bars? Compare features of the top six affordable apps.
How do the best retail POS software systems in the UK compare? We contrast key POS features, payment methods, inventory management and more.
What's the best cafe till system in the UK? We rate top EPOS software for coffee shops, looking at features, service and overall value.
What are the best POS systems for takeaway deliveries and pickup? We analyse the most affordable software with maximum features for the price.
Clover POS systems look fancy - are they worth the commitment? The till software and terminals are user-friendly, but you should consider the features.
What is iZettle Go and do you get enough POS features, considering it is free? We dig into its possibilities and limitations.
What are Z reports and X reports? Whether you have a cash register, card machine or EPOS system, they have the same purpose, but are done differently.
We compare the five best EPOS software in the UK, focusing on key differences in cost, functionality and purpose.
Whether you run a retail, food or service business, our comparison of the best iPad till systems helps you uncover which to consider.
What are the most important POS functions in a till system? We list the top 50 POS features businesses should consider.
What does a POS system cost? We break down the price of POS equipment and software - including hidden costs.
How can tills work offline? Some cloud-based EPOS have an offline mode, but not all functions will work - read the ins and outs.
How does cloud-based POS systems compare to locally-hosted tills? We explain how it works and why it's a better system for most businesses.
Versatile and advanced, Lightspeed Retail POS is efficient for stock and sales alike. What should SME retailers know about the service?
We compare Vend's POS and Shopify's ecommerce for retailers - and how well the Vend POS + Shopify integration works.
What's the definition of EPOS? Is it software, hardware or both? How does it work? So many questions, but we answer them all in plain language.
In simple terms, a point of sale (POS) system can be defined as "a computerised network in which checkout terminals are connected and operated by a main computer". With cloud-based POS software, the main computer can be an iPad connected to the internet. See also: What is a cloud-based POS [...]