With recent challenges – world events, the cost-of-living crisis and energy cap increases, all businesses including retailers understandably want to minimise costs wherever possible.  If you’re looking to save money in your physical locations, you’re not alone. Luckily, there are a number of cost-saving tips that can be implemented without making any major changes. Let’s

Running a retail store can be difficult, but with the right tools and set up, it can be a lot easier. One of the most important tools, and a key brand touchpoint is your point of sale, or shop counter. This is one of the main locations where your customers will interact with you, and

When Should You Implement an ERP System?

Adopting an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is no easy feat. It’s a process that requires a high level of planning, implementation and maintenance. However, if successfully carried out, an effective ERP system can be highly rewarding. Transitioning towards an ERP system requires time as extensive preparation, customisation, and calibration is needed; for small businesses,

Whether your business operates online, offline or both, Point of Sale (POS) software is critical to manage your business efficiently. It simplifies daily duties and offers accurate solutions to common process woes. Investing in a good POS system is not just beneficial for your business, it will also be a great help in maximising your

What Are the Main KPIs In Retail You Should Know? Why Do They Matter? Retail, as an industry, is always changing and evolving. For business owners and operators within the retail sector, it is important to constantly track performance in order to identify areas of improvement and be able to react to changing retail demands.

Want to Increase Sales in Retail? Here’s Your Guide Retail sales managers have their work cut out for them. With the changing retail landscape now spanning multiple channels and international borders, retail has never been so competitive and consequently, retailers are under pressure to be on top of their game and to look for new

Why All Businesses Should Have a Modern ePOS System If you’re a business owner, then you know that there are a lot of complex, interlinked, and variable processes to maintain to ensure that your business runs smoothly. You have to make sure that your products are in stock (and conversely that you don’t hold too

mPOS: The Benefits for Your Business If you’re like most retail business owners, you’re always looking for ways to improve turnover, grow your business and have processes run smoother. That’s why mPOS can be such a great solution for your business. mPOS is short for mobile point of sale, and it offers a number of

Choosing POS Systems: On-Premise vs Cloud-Based vs Hybrid If you’re looking for the perfect Point-of-Sale (POS) system to support your retail operation, it’s important to think about how the system will be hosted when making your decision. In terms of the basics, most POS systems today are fairly uniform.  They almost always include: Terminals or tablets for

What Features Do You Need from Retail ERP Software? There are numerous retail ERP software solutions on the market, each with its own features and specialties – but some features should simply be considered must-haves at this point.  If your current retail ERP software doesn’t include any of the following features, it’s definitely time to