Category Archives: Business Technology

History of the POS System

It’s hard to believe, but the beginnings of the first Point-of-sale (POS) system dates back as far as the late 1800s. James Ritty, a Dayton, Ohio, saloon owner, was known as the “father” of the cash register. He invented a device that could register the amount of cash transactions recorded at his saloon because he

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Cash Register POS System
10 Feb

Defining A POS System

Isn’t a POS system just a computer? You may have had that thought cross your mind at some point. The answer is “yes,” but it’s also “no.” Let’s investigate by first defining a POS system. POS stands for point-of-sale, and the term is applicable to a retail store, checkout area, or any location where a

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Computer POS System
03 Feb

Stop Employee Theft with Your POS System

How well do you know your employees? Enough to know if they were stealing out of your cash register? At least you hope so. Employee theft is bigger than you might think. Consider these 2015 stats from Statistic Brain Research Institute. A typical organization loses 7% of its annual revenue to employee fraud. The biggest

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Buisness Meeting POS System
23 Dec

6 Tips to Help You Choose the Best POS System

Purchasing a point-of-sale (POS) system can be a mind-boggling experience to the novice shopper. That’s why it’s important to narrow down all the devices available in order to find the right fit for you and your business. Below are some tips you can use to help in choosing the best POS system. Define the Needs

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Restaurant POS System
02 Dec

Is A POS System Worth the Investment?

Business operators are increasingly moving away from stand-alone credit card machines and cash registers, and purchasing point-of-sale (POS) systems. That’s because credit card machines can only do two things—charge a card and print a receipt; while cash registers can do basic sales functions. Perhaps, that’s all your business needs—the basics. However, more and more business

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Desktop POS System
18 Nov

5 Ways Your POS System Can Provide Great Customer Service

Despite what some may think, a point-of-sale (POS) system is not just a cash register. It can also help business owners provide better customer service in a variety of ways. Consider these statistics: 70% of buying experiences are based on how the customer feels they are being treated.  (McKinsey) 55% of customers would pay extra

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Bridal Store POS System
04 Nov
19 May

Cost Advantages for Start Ups

There’s some truth to the adage that you must “spend money to make money” when you’re starting a new business, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t make it a top priority to keep your start-up costs low, and cash flow available. Here’s how Bepoz Point of Sale software can equip you to build your business

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12 May

The High Cost of Being a Cash-Only Restaurant

According to a report by the Congressional Research Service, Americans spent an estimated 42 percent of their household budgets dining out in 2012. Forbes reports that the average American spends at least $1,000 a year eating lunch at restaurants. Though opportunity is ripe for the taking, the real determinant between a restaurant’s success and failure

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Making Data-Driven Decisions With Your POS

Your Point of Sale (POS) system contains a wealth of information about what’s working for (and against) your business’ success. Here are three questions to ask of your business to understand how to leverage POS data for a competitive advantage. Are there more efficient ways to market? According to a marketing channel preference study conducted

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Data Driven Pos Decisions
21 Apr
26 Mar

What Industries use Point of Sale Software Systems?

Point of sale or POS refers to any kind of professional environment in which a customer purchases a product or service and the retailer receives compensation. Very often, the customer will receive a receipt upon the finalization of their purchase. Point of sale permeates the world in a variety of industries, some more subtle than

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