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How Much Does a POS System Cost?

A point of sale system is a major investment for any retail or restaurant business, and not one you should undertake lightly. Your POS is what allows you to take payments, and any issues with your point of sale can potentially impact your bottom line. For example, an unreliable POS system might not let you […]

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Feb 22, 2017 Filed under: Point of Sale 2

The Best POS Systems for Restaurants on a Tight Budget

There are things you want to spend money on and there are things you need to spend money on. A restaurant POS falls into both categories. Unless you plan on going back to the Stone Age, you’re going to need to invest money in a POS system. But that doesn’t mean that you need to […]

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Feb 22, 2017 Filed under: Point of Sale 2

Tired of Apple? 11 Alternatives to iOS-Based POS

In 2012, Apple became the most valuable company in the history of the world. In recent years, the company has sold more than 590 million iPhones and (since its debut in 2010) 338 million iPads. Over 1 billion people currently use their products. The point is, there are a lot of iOS users out there. […]

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Feb 15, 2017 Filed under: Point of Sale 2

How to Choose a Retail POS System

I’m a die-hard In-n-Out Burger fan for two reasons. The first is, of course, the delicious masterpiece of a hamburger they create. The second, but equally important reason, is the simplicity of the menu. There are essentially only three meal options, which makes things easy. And when it comes to eating a burger, making decisions […]

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Feb 6, 2017 Filed under: Point of Sale 1

Top 10 Add-Ons for Lightspeed Retail POS

Welcome to another round of the POS integration Hunger Games! In the past weeks, the tributes have been Revel, Shopify, Vend, Breadcrumb, ShopKeep, NCR Silver, and Lightspeed POS Restaurant edition. Now, as promised, we shall delve into Lightspeed POS Part 2 – Retail edition. As mentioned in my previous article about Lightspeed POS, this company […]

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Nov 30, 2016 Filed under: Point of Sale 0

Top 7 Add-Ons for Lightspeed Restaurant POS

Welcome to another round of the POS integration Hunger Games! Previously, we witnessed the battle of many POS systems’ add-ons: Revel, Shopify, Vend, Breadcrumb, ShopKeep, and NCR Silver. This week, Lightspeed POS (Restaurant edition) will join these hallowed ranks. Founded in Montreal, Lightspeed is an established POS provider that offers two distinct systems: Lightspeed Retail (which we […]

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Nov 23, 2016 Filed under: Business Loans, Credit Card Processing, eCommerce, Inventory Management, Loyalty Rewards, Point of Sale 0

Top 6 Add-Ons for NCR Silver POS

Welcome to another round of the POS integration Hunger Games! In the past, we have seen the add-ons of many POS systems (Revel, Shopify, Vend, Breadcrumb, and ShopKeep POS) do battle. This week’s tribute? The add-ons of NCR Silver. Developed by tech giant NCR Corporation (history’s first point of sale company), NCR Silver has earned its positive […]

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Nov 15, 2016 Filed under: Accounting, Bookkeeping, Invoicing, Credit Card Processing, CRM, Loyalty Rewards, Point of Sale 0