Business Trends and Insights

Finding the Right POS- What to Consider

January 8th, 2019

When trying to find the right POS system for your business, there is quite a bit to consider. Probably the most obvious and first asked question would be how much? There are POS solutions that are absolutely free up front, which is great for the merchant who does not want to spend thousands or one
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Flat Rate Pricing: The Best Solution?

December 19th, 2018

One of the biggest complaints that are heard on the streets from merchants to their credit card processing companies is that they don’t understand their statements and there are too many fees. There are the “rates”, but then there are numerous transaction fees, authorization fees, PCI fees, annual fees, dues and assessments and more! Many
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Helping Customers to Become More Self-Serve

December 5th, 2018

Customers want convenience. They want fast! They want efficient. This comes to all part of the process and the sales transaction. In the payment processing world, there are many ways that you can help improve your customer experience and also make your employees time easier and make an overall better flow. Let’s start with the
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To Grubhub or Not to Grubhub

November 6th, 2018

Restaurant owners are always looking for ways to get in front of new customers. One way to do this is to offer online ordering. It’s not as simple as snapping your fingers though! First your website must be able to offer this. That means that either your webmaster must put this together and then you
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Shoestring Marketing Tips for Restaurants

October 18th, 2018

Restaurant owners are always looking for ways to generate revenue for their business or ways to save money on marketing or to do it on the cheap. Here’s a few marketing tips on the cheap to help you out! One way is to have an up to date and modern website. Customers and more importantly,
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Money Saving Tips for Bars and Restaurants

October 5th, 2018

Owning a bar and restaurant can be exteremly tough! It seems the competition is getting better every day and profit margins are shrinking at the same time. Don’t forget that customers are wanting more and at better prices at the same time. Yikes! So here are some restaurant and bar money saving tips to help
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New Innovative Offerings

September 24th, 2018

Business is changing every day. It’s hard to keep up! For a business today, being online and having an online presence is crucial. You need to make sure to not only have a web person, but then have a Facebook page and then an Instagram and so on and so forth. Many businesses outsource to
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New POS Trends for Restaurants/Pay at the Table

September 5th, 2018

The payment processing industry is changing every day. There are new technologies and great products that are being introduced it seems every month. Crazy though, that most restaurants have not gotten on board with this. When you go out to most restaurants, you will see some sort of POS system in place that takes orders,
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How Mobile is Changing Payments

August 15th, 2018

Like it or not, mobile payments is here to stay. While in the US cash is still king, it’s grip is slowly slipping away. Another product that is slowly disappearing is the physical credit card. How do you say is the physical credit card going away when credit card payments are on the rise? Well,
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Brick and Mortar Going Online

August 8th, 2018

Many brick and mortar companies look at online stores like Amazon, Target and others and their profits decreasing. They wonder what are they doing that I am not. Do people not care about touching and feeling a product and don’t care about the personal touch and service that they used to be? The answer to
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