Tuesday, February 16, 2016

The Crucial POS Software Distinction That Retailers Aren’t Paying Attention To

Which breed of POS is right for your retail business?
The answer to this depends on the nature and size of your business. If you own a small shop, such as a pop-up store, booth, or truck, and you don’t have any plans to expand, then a payment-centric POS with basic inventory and reporting features could work well for you.
However, if you sell numerous products and operate (or have plans to operate) several locations, then you should set your sights on retail management POS systems that can handle the complexities of your business. Be sure to look for features such as inventory counts and transfers, as well as multi-store management, as these are crucial for running a large retail operation. Read more here
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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Credit Card Security and How to Protect Your Business

When it comes to safeguarding your business, begin with one assumption - you have already been breached.
As another year passes, the state of credit card processing security in general remains bleak. On December 1st, 2014, the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse (www.privacyrights.org) reported that within the retail and restaurant business type, 40 major breaches with over 58 million stolen records have occurred year-to-date. While these breach numbers are astounding, even more so is the additional 225 reported cases in which 8 million more records were hijacked via small business operations. Further, consider that these large numbers represent only a fraction of the total breaches and records stolen as most go unreported to the public. Any businesses who accept credit or debit cards as a method of payment, are a potential breach source. As the sophistication of malware increases, more smaller businesses become vulnerable. Read more here
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