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Best 5 Square alternatives

Square might be good option if you are a micro merchant and only need a Mobile Swiper. But If your business is getting bigger & you need a company that can help you processes big and also have great customer service you might find that elsewhere. See what Square’s Top Competitors have to offer your business

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pos meaning

What Is POS?

POS is an abbreviation for Point of Sale (POS). This is literally the place in a retail environment where goods are purchased and the exchange takes place between buyers and sellers. The term POS has evolved to represent the software used in this transaction process.  What is POS and Do I Need it? When your waitress taps your lunch order...

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wine store point of sale

Choosing a Wine Store POS – Your Complete Guide

Wine stores usually are classified as retail businesses, they purchase local and important prepackaged wine and sell directly to the end customer. In the US, and other countries, the liquor industry is regulated, offering you the confidence of owning a  safe and compliant point of sale system. Knowing everything about the wines you sell is a must if you want...

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fast food pos

Cafe POS – how to boost your coffee shop sales

Point of sale systems that are designed for the food industry is suitable for small or large multi-store coffee shops. All eateries regardless of their size or type need to be able to efficiently manage their stores and a good POS system makes a huge difference when it comes to seated or takeout and delivery services. There are many point...

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clover pricing

All About Clover Pricing For Processing & POS

Clover Pricing Clover is a cloud based point of sale system that offers software and hardware to suit all sizes and types of businesses. Originally they started out as a tablet based POS system in 2010 and merged with First Data Corporation in 2010 expanding their services in both software and hardware. The hardware can be mixed and matched to...

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pharmacy pos

How to Choose a Point of Sale System for Pharmacies

Pharmacies have unique needs when it comes to selling medications, especially prescription and scheduled drugs. Pharmacies need to be able to keep track of their inventory at all times and this is one of the most important features that need to be taken into account when choosing a POS system. Although there are a few POS systems that are designed...

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more paymnet options

Retail Payment Options: The More, The Merrier

Gone are the days of just offering PayPal as a payment option on your website. 10 years ago, a PayPal button on your site was enough, and in fact, many customers preferred it for their buyer protection policies. It was a reputable, secure, and trusted way to buy things on the internet back when people were still getting used to...

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mobile merchant services

Your Guide to Mobile Merchant Services

Having a good service or product is only the first step in running a successful business. In today’s culture, technology is advancing at break-neck speeds, with mobile accessibility and functionality ranking at the very top. Along with these advancements in mobile living comes the growing expectations of your consumers and clients to be able to incorporate mobile into their transactions...

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woman at a pos register

Why Restaurants Need Smart POS Systems to Survive

We’ve all seen reality shows that follow the commotion that occurs behind-the-scenes at some of the world’s top restaurants.  Screaming chefs, cowering cooks, and flying pots – these may the hallmarks of what makes for great ratings, but are the ingredients in the recipe for a successful restaurant? In the least amount of words, the answer is no.  It’s not...

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food truck pos

Food Truck POS – Your Keys to Success

Your food truck business is part of a growing industry that shows no sign of slowing down in 2018. According to an IBISWorld report, the food truck industry in the US has created jobs for over 14,000 people and showed an annual growth of over 7% since 2012. However, with increased legislation and even push-back from brick-and-mortar restaurants, it’s becoming...

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