Entrepreneurs and business owners need to improve their skills and knowledge to succeed—one of the ways of strengthening offered by online educational resources.
During the last decade, a MOOC becomes a popular way of learning. A massive open online course (MOOC) is an online course aimed at unlimited participation and free access via the web. Educational websites offer online courses with video lectures as well as quizzes to check the learning process. Many courses have additional interactiv
Running a small business is not an easy task. Every day small and medium business owners face many challenges, and they need to make decisions that influence their development. We collect some information resources that may help merchants to make their decisions more efficiently.
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On September 23, Loyverse released an API and App Marketplace that allow merchants to connect third-party apps to their Loyverse account.
From now on, Loyverse users can easily integrate popular online accounting (Quickbooks, Xero, Sage), eCommerce (Woocommerce), marketing (Mailchimp and Constant Contact) and business workflow automation services (Zoho Flow, Integromat). We will continuously update the marketplace with new apps.
Integrations will allow merchants to automate their proce
We hope you like our newly redesigned homepage on loyverse.com.
In addition to more modern page design, loyverse.com has renewed its structure and content to suit visitors' needs. There are the most popular sections at the top of the page: Features present all different features of Loyverse, Hardware lists printers, scanners, cash drawers, etc. that work with Loyverse,
The Products menu presents details about each Loyverse product, its specifics, and features. It contains an overview
To run a successful business, you have to be professional; you need to examine other similar businesses' experience, get to know the viewpoints of experts, and know global trends of your industry. One of the ways to improve your understanding is to read the blogs dedicated to your business. We have collected useful blogs about food serving businesses, such as restaurants, cafes, and bars. This list may be helpful for owners and managers, Loyverse POS users who have similar companies.
ERP - Enterprise Resource Planning, software that allows small businesses to replace the various information systems, programs, and databases used in the enterprise and start using a single database in an ERP system. ERP software enables the use of essential business functions, such as order processing, production control, and financing. By using one technology platform and enterprise-wide database, businesses can integrate operations and achieve a range of economic, operational, and production
Many merchants give their clients loyalty cards with barcodes. You can now use such cards to identify your customers by scanning barcodes from their loyalty cards.
The Loyverse POS app, starting from version 2.18 for Android and version 2.32 for iOS, supports scanning customer codes. This function appears when adding a customer to the ticket. The cashier can add the customer to the receipt by scanning the barcode from his/her loyalty card with a barcode scanner or device camera.
Loyverse POS is available in 30+ languages globally, and thanks to our users and partners, we continue to add more.
We are glad to inform you that we have recently added new languages for receipt printing. They are:
Now you can choose any of these languages (and many more) for printing a receipt in the Receipts settings section in the Back office.
Printing receipt on
Many grocery stores use label printing scales. Shoppers can weigh an item away from the POS and print a specialized label. These labels are often called "weight embedded", because the weighted value is embedded in the barcode.
The Loyverse POS app, starting from version 2.33 for iOS, supports scanning barcodes with the item SKU and its weight. When scanning such a barcode, the item is automatically added to the receipt with the indicated weight. The system allows the use of weighted barcode
CRM - these three letters contain useful power that can help you develop your business. Customers are the most significant component of running any type of business. That`s why it's essential to pay attention to customer relationship management.
Nowadays, there is a lot of CRM software ready to help you optimize marketing, increase sales and improve customer service. Therefore, it's a solution to a data organization problem.
Which CRM software should I choose?
It's difficult to fi
Sometimes, Loyverse users face a situation when they need to change an email, password, timezone, and Back Office language. From now, owners and employees with access right to the Back office have a section in the Back office with its account settings where they can manage all those settings.
For more details, check the help article: How to manage account settings in the Back office.
Whether your product is content in a blog or an item in a store, in the end, you want as many people to get to know your product and buy it. It is at this point when marketing begins to play a significant role.
How, then, can your product reach your target audience? Some of you may think that social media websites- such as Facebook or Instagram- are great tools to advertise your product and reach many people. Although this may work for some time, you do not have much control over the proces
Successful small and medium businesses usually have several sales channels. If you want to have a stable business model, consider improving the variety of your sales channels. There are three main types of channels: offline store or business (brick and mortar), e-commerce, and online marketplaces.
There are different types of data that retailers need to synchronize between selling tools of different channels: orders, reports, inventory, and customer information. Orders - you have to recei
Choosing a platform for e-commerce is an important decision for your business's further development and profitability. Depending on your business's specifics, you will need a platform with a specific set of functions.
Consider the main ones:
Catalog of goods. E-commerce platforms should provide a convenient way of adding your products and descriptions to them. The content management system should also offer the possibility of uploading items in bulks if the amount of items is hundreds
Cloud-based online accounting services work in any modern browser. Compared with local services, when all operations take place on your computer, cloud solutions store, and process data on a server on the Internet, they also often called cloud-based services.
Online accounting services are widely used by private entrepreneurs, small and medium-sized businesses, as they save time and money because now you do not need to hire an accountant and pay him a salary.
We prepare an overview of
In the Loyverse POS app version 2.17 for Android and version 2.31 for iOS, the address field was added to the customer’s profile.
Now you can fill in the address of your customer when adding them to your customer base.
If you switch on the ‘Show customer info’ option In the Receipt settings section at the Back Office settings, the information of your registered customers will be displayed on the receipts.
The customer address will appear on the printed receipt along w
In the Loyverse POS app version 2.16 for Android, we have added support for built-in LED customer display for Sunmi models T1 MINI and T2 MINI.
During the sale, the system displays information about each item (with variant) that is added to the ticket.
When selecting the payment type, the “Amount Due” is displayed so that the buyer can see how much they need to pay.
The customer’s display also displays the total paid amount and the amount of change so that the buyer can see
It is the time for the shop owners, when it is necessary to breakthrough by focusing both on customers (shoppers) who are existing customers, and on a new customers as well. It is a good to experiment with a combinations - creating a hybrid of different formats: like combining a coffee shop, with delivery options and offering there as well necessary products for the nearby living people.
For the small outlets it is the time, of the unifying hybrid formats of shops-cafes. Combining offline
Many people do their jobs from a cafe. Cafe as a working place is popular among freelancers as well as for office workers.
Freelancers often find it difficult to work at home and lose concentration
Working at home, we often get distracted and lose motivation. Often we associate home as a place to relax. If you have to do your tasks at home, such as reading articles and researching materials for future work, we need to spend much more time than the job itself requires. Sometimes we can
One of my friends started a coffee shop as an individual business three years ago. Despite all his efforts, now this cafe is closed because it was cash negative and drove him a minus.
Recently, I read about Romanian guys, who started their coffee shop business three years ago as well, with 10K euros and 12 sq.meters, and now they have over 150 coffee shops, have sold 35% of their company to venture investor, and have opened their franchise.
Quite impressive growth over the same three
Despite, that analytics says that there is a start of the global economic crisis, there is a business that is on the rise:
Manufacturing of Masks.
For example URBAN AIR MASK 2.0
This manufacturer is out of stock. His fancy designed mask cost 69 USD. It is reusable, with filters.
The original cost of such a mask, I believe small. Margin-profit should be very big. Looks good for business i
Loyverse POS gets a high score of users satisfaction 88%, 57 scores of market presence, 4.4 / 5 of user ratings and other parameters.
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Sometimes Loyverse users face a situation where a receipt is made by mistake. For instance, the receipt has the wrong payment type. Until now, the only way to fix the mistake was to make a refund of the receipt and then make a new receipt with the correct data. In this case, the sale data from the wrong receipt was still taken into account for some report parameters, which caused inconvenience.
With the cancellation of the receipts feature, you can avoid this situation. The canceled receipt