7 Summer Promotional Ideas for Your Retail Store

We’re approaching the peak of summer and in most places around the country, we have a long way to go before the heat breaks. The Fourth has passed but there are plenty of retail summer promotion ideas that you could implement over the next several months. The summer season typically sees slower sales in [...]

ABC Retail Analysis – ABC Analysis Inventory Management Software

You've probably heard of the 80/20 rule, or Pareto Principle, at some point. Originally theorized by economist Vilfredo Pareto in the late 19th century to highlight income inequality in Italy, the Pareto Principle has found application across all facets of life and society. At its simplest, the principle states that a small percentage of [...]

2018-07-10T09:03:17+00:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: General, POS Functions, Retail POS|Tags: , , , |

The 10 Most Important Retail KPIs

The retail industry is one of the most competitive in the world. A successful business must constantly analyze what might make them grow. By keeping up with trends around your niche market, and also considering your business specifically, one must take a holistic approach to improve a company’s performance. Each factor is often described [...]

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+00:00May 14th, 2018|Categories: General, POS Functions, POS System|Tags: , |

12 Essential Point of Sale (POS) System Features

As we’ve talked about plenty of times before, a point of sale system that is a seamless part of your business is necessary. And one that helps your business succeed and grow is even better. A cloud-based POS is becoming the norm rather than the exception but what else can your point of sale [...]

2018-06-05T15:53:36+00:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: General, POS Functions, POS System|

Point of Sale Marketing – 6 Tips

It’s already challenging and expensive to get a new customer in your door, so when you do it’s critical to make the experience great. And with a positive experience comes more sales. Not only will it encourage return customers, but it also leads larger purchases during each visit. Think about the last time you [...]

2018-07-12T13:51:36+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: General, POS Functions, Retail POS|

8 Reasons to Get a Cloud-Based Point of Sale (POS) System

Your point of sale (POS) system should be affordable, up-to-date, well integrated into your store, and do more than simply process payments. This may seem like a tall order but today’s POS game has followed the tech trend and gone into the cloud. Cloud-based point of sale systems are no longer a luxury for [...]

2018-07-04T09:06:25+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Categories: General, POS Functions|

4 Point of Sale Features to Consider for Your Coffee Shop

Opening a coffee shop or cafe is a daunting task. From choosing the right espresso machine or grinder, to the sleekest patio furniture or countertop material, down to the straw sizes and material of the cup sleeves, the list of decisions can seem endless. One that should not be overlooked is making sure you [...]

2018-07-03T13:19:57+00:00February 27th, 2018|Categories: Coffee Shop POS, POS Functions|Tags: |

Liquor Store Inventory Management – 3 Common Problems

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. Adequate liquor store inventory is the root of many of the problems. And most of the issues below can be addressed with a solid POS solution for liquor stores. This [...]

2018-07-10T14:55:38+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Liquor POS, POS Functions, POS System|Tags: , , , , |

4 Benefits of a POS System for a Small Business

In the small business world, it's still pretty common to save some money on the checkout by using a rudimentary electronic cash register or some other basic point of sale software. Unfortunately, many business owners don’t realize how they are missing out. An advanced POS system for a small business can have an incredible [...]