iZettle Reader 2 – what’s new?

By Emily Sorensen|2018-12-19T10:39:25+00:00November 29th, 2018|Tags: |

A green button instead of blue - that seems to be the only visible change with the iZettle Reader 2, which has just been launched in the UK. iZettle has been unusually quiet about the update, and a lot of the company material even mixes images of the 1st [...]

How can I accept credit cards on my iPhone?

By Ben Taylor|2018-11-22T20:04:12+00:00July 20th, 2018|

If you’ve been to a pub, cafe or festival recently, you may have noticed traders using their iPhone (or other smartphone) to take credit and debit card payments. Perhaps you’ve wondered how you can do the same? If you run a small business or are a sole trader, the [...]

Ten reasons to get a card reader for iPhone

By Lucy Harris|2019-02-19T10:57:56+00:00June 7th, 2018|

Now that everyone’s got a smartphone, it’s no surprise the payment industry is going mobile in a big way. Just like most consumers today, merchants now expect ease of use, great flexibility and synchronisation across devices. The answer to card payments? Compact card machines enabling you to take payments [...]

Point of sale applications for mobile payments – current developments

By Oliver Wastie|2018-12-19T10:48:57+00:00June 4th, 2018|Tags: |

It cannot be overstated just how much technology is helping people in the UK who have discovered their entrepreneurial spirit and decided to set up their own business. Increasing entrepreneurship is a key goal of the UK government’s business strategy, and it’s clearly going according to plan after the [...]

SumUp Air discount – £10 off

By Lucy Harris|2019-02-18T05:01:45+00:00November 11th, 2017|Tags: , |

When SumUp launched its original Chip and Sign card reader in the UK, the company offered free card readers. The more recent Air reader is a more sophisticated card reader than the previous models, utilising the latest Bluetooth technology to connect with a smartphone or tablet, as well as accepting contactless cards, [...]