Accepting tips, gratuities or service charges from customers? Here's how to accept it, plus your legal responsibilities as a business.
Paper receipts are falling out of favour - why? We address the environmental impact, health implications and disadvantages.
Email receipts are rising in popularity, but does it render paper receipts obsolete? There are issues with both, but newer solutions are solving them.
What are the different types of receipt paper rolls? We compare paper roll qualities, sizes and other characteristics for receipt printing.
How can you grow your small food business with online tools? We list the essential and free tools you need to grow sales online.
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 do payment links work? Not easy to answer given the mixed definitions online. We explain the term and list different kinds of pay links.
Big Cartel is an ecommerce platform for makers and artists. It's easy to set up, but are the limited features a greater hindrance or help?
In London black cabs, it's now a requirement to offer card payment as an option. We look at the implications and card solutions for cab drivers.
Mobile commerce (m-commerce) is buying and selling through a mobile device - but what does that look like? We explain the meaning and types.
What is considered online ordering? How does it work? We look at the meaning, types and methods of ordering products and food online.
Clover POS systems look fancy - are they worth the commitment? The till software and terminals are user-friendly, but you should consider the features.
Invoices and receipts differ in the fine details and legal uses. We contrast the two documents, describing characteristics and practical purposes.
Our guide explains all receipt printers compatible with Square POS, whether you're using iPad, iPhone or Android.
With SumUp Air, you need a mobile receipt printer to print paper receipts. Which ones are compatible? We look at options.
From 10 February 2021, iZettle is no longer called that. Learn more about the decision behind its new branding.
We summarise key statistics for ecommerce sales during Covid-19. How are retail and hospitality affected? What's in store for the future?
We cover the best card machines in the UK for self-employed hairdressers and barbers working with clients on-the-go or in-salon.
What's better: Wix or Shopify? We compare the ecommerce plans, website builders, pricing and more and find that they're quite different.
Worldpay's virtual terminal works well, but what are the costs and what can you expect from the service?