Linear barcodes are facing discontinuation, and QR codes will take over. Is this compulsory for UK retail shops? Why and how will it happen?
Is it worth getting a self-service point of sale (POS)? We look at the benefits, disadvantages and reasons for choosing it.
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.
Square Point of Sale offers more than standard features you get in other POS apps. But for a free app, are there any caveats?
What's the best EPOS system for small shops in the UK? Although many options prevail, only few tills are great for small retailers.
What is the best till software for food and drink? We rank leading POS systems for small-to-medium restaurants in the UK.
We've tested Shopify POS Pro and Lite and share our insights. Is this the best way for online merchants to sell in store?
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 different types of holders for card machines? We list and describe stands, cases, mounts and more, along with photos and examples.
Whether you run a retail, food or service business, our comparison of the best iPad till systems helps you uncover which to consider.
Is Epos Now a good POS system that's worth the contract and fixed monthly cost? We tested the till software and discovered how it really works.
What POS system for mobile food trucks is the best? Our comparison of six food truck POS apps shows which is most affordable, with just the right features.
What are the pros and cons of a kitchen display system (KDS)? How does it replace a kitchen printer? We define and list their unique features.
A POS system in Excel sounds like a cheap DYI option, but is it worth the hassle? Here's how it works, along with pros and cons for retail shops.
What are the reasons for integrating a POS system with card payments? Here's how an integrated till system works and why it matters for business.
What are the different types of receipt paper rolls? We compare paper roll qualities, sizes and other characteristics for receipt printing.
What barcode scanner types are there? How do they work and what are they for? We list the different setups and scanning methods.
The meaning of SKU in retail is simple, but easily mistaken for other codes. What are SKUs and how are they used in shops and online?
The old Goodtill is now SumUp Point of Sale, but does it work well? We tested the POS app, backend and support to discover pros and cons.
What's the best pizza restaurant POS system with options for delivery and Click & Collect? We compare the leading software for small pizzerias.