iPadWiki’s author Adam Striven recently spent some time reviewing the Point of Sale (POS) software by Vend. Vend offers retail POS software, inventory management, eCommerce & customer loyalty for iPad, Mac and PC. With Vend you can easily manage & grow your business using cloud functionality.
Vend’s point of sale (POS) system is set up into four key areas – sell, manage, report and grow. Brief explanations of each key area and sub features can be seen below:
- Point of Sale: Vend makes it easy to sell to your customers.
- Vend eCommerse: Create a beautiful online store in minutes and manage everything centrally.
- Sales Operations: Make it easy for your customers to shop the way they want with features like layaways, easy returns and refunds, split payments and email receipts.
- Payments & Gift Cards: Choose the best way to accept payments, including credit, debit and gift cards.
- Hardware: Vend works with a wide range of hardware providers.
- Works Offline: Never miss a sale and continue selling even when the internet goes down.
- Products: It’s a breeze to add, edit and remove products, including images, descriptions and taxes.
- Inventory: Take control over your inventory with full or partial inventory counts, and easily balance and transfer your inventory between your different locations.
- Orders: Use automated reordering, and adjust reorder points and restock levels to make sure you never have too much or too little stock on your shelves.
- Customers: Easily grow your customer list with Vend.
- Loyalty: Grow repeat business with your own loyalty program.
- Users: Create user accounts for each of your staff and easily control their permissions.
- Build Your Own Reports: Vend Reporting is customizable and flexible.
- Sales Reports: Easily dive into your sales data to see how your stores, products and staff are performing and quickly identify any problem areas that can be improved.
- Inventory Reports: Stay on top of your inventory with stock on hand information, low stock and inventory levels reports, and use these insights to make better informed decisions.
- Mobile Retail Dashboard: Get an instant snapshot of how your stores are performing with our mobile dashboard, and have access to your most important info, right in your pocket.
- End of Day Reporting: Track sales each day with a register closure summary.
- Sales Targets: Set goals for your team and identify your top performers with daily, weekly or monthly sales targets, that you can monitor directly from Vend.
- Expand: Grow effortlessly with Vend and quickly add more products, users or registers.
- Change Plans Easily: With Vend, you’re not tied into a contract, which means you can easily switch Vend plans and select the one that best meets your needs.
- Muilt-outlet: Manage all your stores seamlessly with Vend, whether you add new stores, a warehouse or have seasonal needs like Christmas pop-up stores.
- Centralized data: Centrally manage prices and products, tax rates, stock levels, staff, customers and reporting, across all your stores and channels, painlessly.
- Add-ons: Extend the power of Vend with a multitude of handy add-ons to help you streamline your operations and run your entire business online.
- Go Global: Whether you want to open a new store in your city, a new state, or even a new country, Vend will work across the world with multi-currency support.
As you can see the Vend POS software offers a huge variety of features to business owners which will help grow and transform any business. Vend is a great service that offers retail POS software, inventory management, ecommerce & customer loyalty for iPad, Mac and PC. Easily manage & grow your business from the cloud!!
For more information about Vend’s POS software and system, head over the the Vend website and take a tour.