Charities and the Benefits of Contactless: Increased Income

Contactless is a form of payment that has gained increasing popularity in recent years. It uses radio-frequency identification, or near field communication technology, and allows for secure payments. The user only needs to hold their card near, against, or over … Continue reading

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Mobile Working a Major Cause of Data Breaches

There are many risks involved when running a business, the monetary loss being one of the major security issues that you may face. A lesser risk is that of data loss, which can easily occur as a result of workers … Continue reading

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Why It’s Never Too Soon to Start Preparing for Spring

Spring may feel like it’s still a while away but with days becoming longer and nights shorter it’s time to prepare for your retail store for the new season.

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Top Tips to Prevent Inventory Shrinkage and Loss

One of the main concerns for business owners is reducing costs that derive from inventory loss and shrinkage. Many retailers lose stock between the point of manufacture, purchase from a supplier and the point of sale which can cause significant … Continue reading

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Is Your Business Prepared for Black Friday?

Festive season is just a few weeks away and retailers need to start preparing for Black Friday which falls on 25th November this year.

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No Change to Spare – the Rise of Contactless

We have discussed the growing prevalence of the digital wallet. But, what about its plastic alternative? A contactless card is at the height of the new era of money.  Shoppers no longer need to carry around a pocket full of … Continue reading

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5 Top Tips for Customer Retention

Customer retention is an important, indeed essential, aspect of the retail world. No store can retain all of their customers, but you don’t want to lose customers and seem to not care about it. It makes your store look bad … Continue reading

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How to Make Sure Customers Keep Coming Back

Whether you’ve just set up a new small business, or have been selling things for a number of years, you may not be aware of what is known as the ‘80/20 rule’. It’s the idea 20 per cent of customers … Continue reading

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Thrift Shop Day: Retail Lessons We Can Learn From Charity Shops

Happy Thrift Shop Day! As a company providing EPoS Solutions, we take interest in all things retail, and charity shops are no exception. Not only do they provide a fantastically beneficial service for their charity of choice but they also … Continue reading

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Top Tips for Increasing Footfall

Having enough footfall is absolutely essential to success in the retail industry, as you simply must have people coming through the door in order to sell your merchandise. However, this doesn’t simply happen, and therefore you must ensure that you … Continue reading

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