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

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

The POS market is crowded. With over 170 players in the space, it’s difficult for merchants to navigate the field and differentiate solutions. And while basic research such as visiting company websites or reading reviews can give you insights into product features and customer experience, there is one defining POS distinction that merchants often don’t take into consideration. We’re referring to the difference between "retail management POS solutions" and “payment-centric”...

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