Perils of paper receipts: why it really is a big deal

By Emily Sorensen|2019-03-19T20:47:23+00:00February 14th, 2019|

It seems strange to question the harm in providing paper receipts since it is such a ubiquitous, seemingly harmless, part of the checkout experience. But that is exactly what many are doing now - and for good reason. Why are paper receipts falling out or favour, paving the way [...]

Should you go for digital receipts or stick to (toxic) paper?

By Emily Sorensen|2019-02-21T11:56:20+00:00February 11th, 2019|

Digital receipts are gaining traction among UK retailers, so should you provide them too in your business? For face-to-face customers, there’s certainly upsides to text and email receipts compared to paper receipts, but also problems. To start with the basics, Trading Standards confirmed to us that:  It is not [...]

SumUp receipt printers – what are your options?

By Emily Sorensen|2019-02-15T11:54:33+00:00February 11th, 2019|Tags: |

You can send text and email receipts with the SumUp Air card reader, but if you need to print them, you'll need a compatible receipt printer too. SumUp Air can be used with all AirPrint (iOS) and Google Cloud Print (Android) printers and four other receipt printers. Three of [...]

What is EPOS? The basics explained

By Emily Sorensen|2019-02-07T12:32:11+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 Ben Taylor|2019-02-27T20:16:26+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 [...]