What POS System Does McDonald’s Use? [2021]

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McDonald’s has been a household name for decades but being the biggest name in burgers also comes with its own unique challenges. They need to not just be able to handle the roughly 70 million orders they process on a given day but also report on and make use of the actionable data each of […]

What POS System Does Starbucks Use? [2021]

Starbucks is one of the biggest retailers in the world, and Square is one of the most well-regarded point-of-sale service providers, so their partnership should have come as no surprise.  What was surprising was their somewhat messy breakup in 2015. But with 90 million payments to process a week and their profile only growing, they […]

Best Pizza Shop POS Systems [2021 Guide]

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In a Rush? Here are 3 of the best pizza POS systems our team reviewed. We evaluate all POS systems based on their software, hardware, pricing, and customer support, to help you make a better purchasing decision for your restaurant. Best Overall Toast POS “One of the top iPad POS systems for restaurants in the […]

What POS System Does Walmart Use? [2021]

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As the world’s largest company by revenue with over 11,483 stores worldwide, Walmart’s POS system has to handle high transaction volumes, while providing easy access to data across all locations. To meet these demands Walmart has built a custom POS solution for their stores, making use of SUSE Linux Enterprise Point-of-Service (SLEPOS), a secure open-source […]

How to Facilitate Contactless Delivery [5+ Examples]

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As more entrepreneurs and small business owners face the realities of doing business during the Covid-19 pandemic, retail stores and restaurants have been forced to adapt. With restrictions and new challenges surrounding how services can be provided and delivered to customers many restaurants are now looking for new ways to sell their food and deliver […]

Setting Up The Verifone VX 520 Terminal [Step-By-Step Guide]

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The Verifone VX 520 is a simple credit card terminal that allows you to process payments via ethernet or an analog telephone line. It can be utilized to accept EMV chip cards, credit cards and a broad range of contactless payment providers, including Apple Pay. What’s In the Box The Verifone VX 520 terminal ships […]

How Much Does a Restaurant POS System Cost? [2020 Guide]

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You likely didn’t start a restaurant to learn more about POS software and hardware, but choosing the right POS system for your business matters, not only will it impact how you operate but how effectively your staff can work.  In this article, we will cover how much restaurant POS systems really cost, breaking down what […]

How to Choose the Right mPOS System [Guide]

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With the growth in mobile businesses like food trucks, handyman, and vendors, and the increasing demand from many retail businesses for more portable solutions the mPOS category has grown quite significantly over the past decade. Allowing businesses to turn tablets and smartphones with internet connections into fully-featured POS systems that can process debit and credit […]