Point of Sale software news, updates, and insights

Save Big with Used POS Systems!

Save Big with Used POS Systems!

Dec 16, 2014

To put it simply, your point of sale system, or POS, is the software used in restaurants, retail, hospitality, and general business settings to process payment transactions. However, a good POS system is even more than that. It relieves much of the stress associated with retail inventory and helps you keep track of your best customers, which is especially helpful in the restaurant and hospitality business. It becomes a computerized service center, helping you keep track of ways you can save time and money. With all of the things you depend on for your point of sale system, you definitely want to make sure you get the right one.

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Who Should Offer Gift Cards?

Who Should Offer Gift Cards?

Dec 03, 2014

As a business owner, do you want to miss out on even a tiny slice of a $31.74 billion pie? If you’re not providing gift card services, that’s exactly what you’re doing. As gift cards grow in popularity, it becomes more and more critical for every business that sells food, goods and even services to provide gift cards for their customers and have reliable gift card processing integrated into their Point of Sale (POS) system.

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5 Common Accounting Mishaps and How to Avoid Them

5 Common Accounting Mishaps and How to Avoid Them

Nov 18, 2014

When running a restaurant, there are many mishaps and pitfalls that can arise in the accounting aspects of the business. Unfortunately, common accounting mishaps can be found everywhere. This is mainly because accounting methods are used to track and report everything in a business. To help you out, we’ve put together this list of five common accounting mishaps and how to avoid them.

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5 Undervalued or Overlooked Elements to Opening Your Own Restaurant

5 Undervalued or Overlooked Elements to Opening Your Own Restaurant

Nov 06, 2014

If you’ve decided to open a restaurant, there are a lot of things you’ve probably thought a lot about. Hopefully, some of these include concept, location, recipes, vendors, location, decor, and...location. If any of these elements have not been a big part of your planning, you should probably take a step back and figure them out before you move forward. Opening a restaurant is expensive, both in terms of time and money. You want to make sure that you get it right so that your new business can succeed.

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The 2014 Restaurant Innovation Summit

The 2014 Restaurant Innovation Summit

Oct 23, 2014

If you have ever wondered how you could better put data to work for your business, you should attend this conference. If you are looking for ways to integrate social media with your operations, you should attend this conference. If you are looking to find out what your customers want more of from a loyalty program or get more participation, you should attend this conference.

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To Subscribe or To Purchase: That is the Question

To Subscribe or To Purchase: That is the Question

Oct 02, 2014

Here is a breakdown of what you are entitled to when you either subscribe to or purchase software from a company. While these are general distinctions, the specific type of software you get may have differing terms for use.

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Why Backup Your POS System in the Cloud?

Why Backup Your POS System in the Cloud?

Sep 16, 2014

There is a strong power surge at your business that affects your entire POS (Point of Sale) system. You lose your accounting information, your sales information, and your employee information. How quickly and how easily can you get all of that information back? How quickly can you be back up and running?

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Buyer's Guide to POS Systems

Buyer's Guide to POS Systems

Sep 02, 2014

What you need to know before you buy a POS system really boils down to one, basic question: What is included? Okay, it’s a little more complex than that, but that really is the gist of it. We’ve put together a list of questions you should know the answers to when purchasing a new POS system.

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The Benefits of Using a Tablet-Based POS System

The Benefits of Using a Tablet-Based POS System

Aug 25, 2014

If your company has been in business for a while, you have probably had your fair share of experiences working with point of sale systems. However, you may not have yet made the jump to more modern forms of POS systems. If this is the case, you may have no idea about the cost, space, and time saving benefits you are missing out on.

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