10 Quick Service and Convenience Store Marketing Ideas

Convenience store (c-store) or quick service restaurant (QSR) owners understand how difficult it is to increase sales in small businesses such as these. There is remarkable competition. No matter whether you’re located in an urban, suburban or rural area, you are forced to cater to the needs of every type of consumer, and repeat [...]

The Retail Debate: POS System or Cash Register

We’ve looked at the benefits of a point of sale system before, from a guide to buying one for your retail store to some price expectations. Here, we’ll do a quick comparison with a traditional cash register. The cash register is part of the hardware that comes with most POS systems, and for some [...]

2018-06-14T17:05:36+00:00 June 5th, 2018|Categories: General, POS System|Tags: , , , |

Point of Sale Price? Here’s What to Expect.

Whether you are a one-person operation or have forty locations across the country, your point of sale solution is one of the most critical decisions you will have to make for your business. Point of sale software has become so much more than just a cash register; pen and paper or Excel are no [...]

2018-06-05T15:48:17+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Categories: General, POS Functions, POS System|Tags: , |

4 Creative Ways to Increase Sales for Liquor Stores

Up-Selling A great way to increase customer purchases is cross-product promotions. A simple way of doing that is by offering a discount for buying 3 items of the same brand. This will encourage customers to buy more. It is a common trick that can be found in many retail stores. However, there are ways [...]

2018-02-16T11:11:46+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|Categories: General, POS System, Retail POS|Tags: , , , |

3 Common Problems for Liquor Stores

Liquor stores generally fall in the retail category. However, liquor stores have some unique challenges that are typically not that common in other retail sectors. Most of the issues below can be addressed with a solid POS solution for liquor stores. Inventory Tracking Keeping track of thousands of different products with different flavors and [...]

2018-02-16T11:15:33+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Categories: POS System|Tags: , , , |

How a POS System Can Benefit Your Business

In the small business world, it is still pretty common to just save some money on the checkout by using an ECR or some basic point of sale software. Unfortunately, many small business owners don’t realize how they are missing out. This is a perfect example of the all too common saying “Penny smart, [...]

2018-01-19T15:37:33+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Categories: POS System|Tags: , , , |

How To Improve Your Customer Service Using POS Software

  Customer service is no doubt, one of the most important elements of managing a business. It does not really matter what type of business it could be, whether a retail store, a vineyard, coffee shop or any kind of business, you need an excellent customer service for the business to grow. One of [...]

2017-04-11T11:36:17+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Categories: General, POS System|Tags: |

Features of a Point Of Sale system

Most retail stores will have a Point Of Sale system that is supposed to enhance operations within the business. Such a system monitors stock levels and improves customer service, which is the core aspects of such businesses as museums, retail stores, wineries/vineyards, and amusement parks. Each of these firms realizes increased productivity as a [...]

2017-04-06T10:53:52+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Categories: Retail POS|Tags: , , |

Benefit of having a point of sale system

Benefit of having a point of sale system Simplifying the way people do business is something that business owners appreciate, and that is why they adopt various systems to make this possible. One area where business systems have had a direct impact on operations is the case of payments services as well as monitoring [...]

2017-04-06T10:55:32+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: Retail POS|Tags: , , |

Watch out for these 3 POS buyer’s mistakes

Deciding on a new point of sale solution is difficult. I'd like to talk about some common red flags that you should watch for. When looking for the right POS system most people base their research on the following criteria: Features Obviously you want to narrow your decision down to POS solutions that fit your needs. After all, [...]

2017-04-06T11:08:47+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Retail POS|Tags: , , , , , |