Square POS is free and packed with features that any business owner can benefit from. But if you run a food-service business, is Square For Restaurants, the premium iPad POS app, a better choice? Check out the key differences between these two Square offerings and see which is right for you!
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It’s no secret that we like Square here at Merchant Maverick. This processing and point of sale juggernaut is a boon for small business owners thanks to the simplicity of its design and its overall affordability. But if you’ve decided to go with Square for your POS needs or have it pegged as one of […]
Wondering if you should add a gift card program for your small business? Here’s everything you need to know about different types of gift cards, where to get them, and some of the best gift card programs for a variety of business types.
Do you find yourself getting increasingly frustrated with your point of sale system? Remember how exciting it was when you first purchased it? It had so much potential. And, at first, things were great. It did everything you wanted and even surprised you sometimes. But slowly things started to change. You needed more out of […]
Need A Retail POS System For Your Small Business? These 7 Great Solutions Can Solve Your Store’s Woes
In retail, your POS system isn’t just a cash register. It’s your lifeline to sales reports, inventory management, customer loyalty, and a whole lot more. These 7 retail POS systems make running your business less stressful and more profitable.
When casually shopping for a new point of sale system, it’s easy to focus on things like the software’s price point, its design, and how simple it is to use. But, for any sizable retail or restaurant establishment, one of the most important components of a POS system is inventory management. It’s imperative to be […]
10 Great POS Systems For Restaurants: Why Your Restaurant POS Software Is Your Best Secret Ingredient
We’ll explore the best point of sale systems for full-service restaurants (i.e., sit-down, table-service restaurants), though most of these solutions work well for cafes, bars, and quick-service restaurants as well. These POS systems help restaurateurs do everything from manage ingredient inventories to take reservations online, and everything in between. Plus, these pay-as-you-go systems are relatively inexpensive and won’t put a major strain on your restaurant budget.
When “the cloud” first came on to the scene it was met with excitement and more than a little confusion. What was this nebulous new creation? Could it possibly be a safe place to store my sensitive information? Where exactly is my data stored and how can I gain access to it? These were all valid […]
Coffee shops are busy places and you need a POS that can keep up. Here’s the cream of the crop when it comes to point of sale software for cafes and coffee shops, and all the features you should be on the lookout for.
In this post, we’ll pit Square against Clover, letting you know where each product excels and giving you our overall recommendation.