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: , , , |

A Retail Business Plan in 7 Steps

Whether you have a brick and mortar store, an online shop or travel for markets or pop-ups, the field of retail gets more competitive every year. A proper retail business plan is imperative for a successful small business. This is true for businesses that simply need more direction and organization or for those that [...]

2018-06-05T15:45:22+00:00 May 29th, 2018|Categories: General, Retail POS|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: , , , |

COSTLY MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN BUYING A NEW POS

One of the most crucial investments you will make in your retail business is definitely your Point of Sale system. It is for that reason why you need to avoid these mistakes at all costs and get the best one. Avoid Being Tied Up In An Inflexible And Long Term Contracts Long term and [...]

2017-04-08T12:57:46+00:00 April 8th, 2017|Categories: POS System|Tags: , |