Alexandr Tribush is the owner of a chain of coffee shops in Minsk, Belarus called Everyday Coffee. Two of them belong to his network, one operates in the region under a franchise, and one more is in the process of opening. Alexandr has gone through a difficult path of developing his business and now wants to help other entrepreneurs. He developed an online consultation and training program for the operation of coffee shops. In his interview with Loyverse, Alexander shares his business experience
You can read about past times from books, look at old photos and movies or listen to stories, but have you ever got a chance to step inside the history? This is the mission of BLUERAY. They know how to experience history as if on your own skin. BLUERAY makes the impossible possible and brings the past to life. It offers virtual time travels as a service, and they do custom solutions for others.
Egle Rääsk, the founder of BLUERAY, shares with us the history of this special entrepreneurship a
- Could you explain about your business?
My name is Felix from Indonesia, and founder of Hërbox. Hërbox provides vegan rice boxes & catering serving the Jakarta Metropolitan Area. Hërbox is started in 2020 May as a survival project against the COVID-19 pandemic for our business. Originally, our main business was Tyfel Coffee - the vegan Friendly and specialty coffee shop. But, due to the pandemic and lockdown, we adapt, and now we do everything online. Within 1 year we are able to expan
Uniformes 360 is a local business in Venezuela dedicated to selling uniforms for small and medium enterprises. They started their journey in 2007. They sell uniforms of every type, from school and college uniforms to uniforms for doctors, chefs, cookers, personal service, and so on. Interested in learning about their experience with Loyverse POS, we reached out to their representative.
-How was the year 2020? Was your business affected by the pandemic?
Yes, it was affected in the
We started the business (Indika Saigon) because I and my partner had the same idea and concept for a place. We are both Dj, so we wanted to have a place to play our music (reggae, dub and hip-hop music).
We provide a great place to chill with great atmosphere, food and drinks!
We also wanted a unique place, so we looked for a special location and found it.
We are based in Saigon, Vietnam and our local community is about music, drinking beer and meeting friends in a chill environment.
The Philippines Coffee scene is sky rocketing right now, and we're happy to see so many becoming part of Loyverse POS' online entrepreneur ecosystem. We Spoke with Raymon from Bretz Cafe in the Metro of Manila and heard how his café ambitions have led him to becoming more responsible for his community. Text and full video interview below!
Please describe your business, explaining about your local community, why you started, and your plans to achieve success.
Bretz Café is the first of
Well, after working around the world in tourism for 25 years I ended up in Northern Ireland as a manager of a B&B. I had heard about the Finn McCools hostel, which the owner was selling as he had no more time to run and manage it. My girlfriend Jacey and I took the opportunity and bought it with the intention of expanding it further.
How did you find Loyverse POS and why would you recommend Loyverse POS to other retailers like you?
We were looking for a POS system and Jacey had done a
An IT worker and an engineer revert to a new life starting from nothing using Loyverse pizza POS to create what has become well known, even among Italians, as the best Pizza shop in Palestine.
Adham and Basil, who previously had little to do with the food industry, took the opportunity to open their own pizzería, Il Forno embarking on what would become their new passion.
Their story is one of committed friends following innate entrepreneurial instincts and natural taste buds to conque
Ever since I had been a university student, I have had a passion in coffee business. After graduation, I had worked in the telecoms industry for years. I also loved drinking coffee. When I grew older, I decided to open my own coffee shop. I started looking for a fresh pure bean organic coffee on the internet and discovered the Cu Bao coffee brand which caught my interest. I decided to use this brand for my shop. Could you describe a bit about your local community?
My coffeeshop is locating i
Kaffé Koffee is the first 24/7 coffee shop in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania that roasts its coffee freshly every day and offers authentic coffee with options of non-dairy and original desserts. Muntazir Hussein, founder, and owner of Kaffé Koffee talks about his business.
How did you start your business?
We started on the 1st of July, 2020 as a coffee shop and then invested in the roastery to get into the small-scale industry within the country. There were hardly any roasters who had the fa
I have 3 special needs sons, during their therapy sessions we noticed that they were much at ease while playing board games and so we used them in our every day life, to help them.
When my eldest son finished school, he was unable to find a job because of his autism. That’s when I decided to open Boards & Brews. So we can teach young adults with autism spectrum disorder job skills and help put them in permanent employment in the community. The board game aspect of it is to help everyone c
Mimo Berry is a beauty business based in Accra, Ghana. Having started from humble beginnings 3-years ago, Mimo Berry has experienced a lot of growth and is now known for its colorful hand-drawn nail art. We met with Mirian, a self-taught nail technician and owner of Mimo Berry, to learn more about her business and experience so far.
How did you start Mimo Berry?
I am a self-taught nail technician. The business started from my living room with one chair, one table, and a few prod
Our Loyverse POS colleague headed over to the beautiful city of Antwerp to hear the story of two young cyclist first time entrepreneurs using Loyverse free Point of Sale for Bike Shops. Listen to the full podcast, or read the text interview below!
Hello, Nicholas. So the first question is what is your business and why did you start your business?
Your business’ name is cyclant?
Yes, sick-lant... cyclant... however you want to pronounce it.
So how did you star
“Retail is detail” and retail is all about data. Only those who know their data and are able to analyze and monitor them constantly will be successful in optimizing their business.
To source and manage their retail and wholesale data, the Kenyan company MWINGI has been using Loyverse POS and inventory system already for over a year. MWINGI is serving dispersed rural communities in Kenya in hard to reach areas due to the lack of infrastructure (roads, electricity). MWINGI has developed an e
We opened our small family business back in 2011 and we have managed to stay competitive and open, amidst the financial crisis that hit Europe. Kimolia Art Cafe was created through various contributions made by all the members in our family.
It’s that same culture of hand-made and home-made, that keeps Kimolia going after all of these years. Each family member contributes in their own way and therefore, almost 70-80% of the cafe is an outcome of personal labour.
Having an IT backgrou
New Orleans Cheesesteak House was born from the idea that we had to offer a different product and at a fair price. Initially we had some problems while finding good suppliers for our products, but gradually we learned, and today we can offer what we had imagined from the beginning.
Could you describe a bit about your local community?
In Colombia, there are many types of customers. Some of them seek quality beyond what it costs, while others prefer cheaper things even if they must sacrifice
Edison Wang is the founder of a Co-Operative for dog owners community in Indonesia, Koperasi I-RAW. The Co-Operative now has 47 Member-Owners serving over 1000 members of the I-RAW community and thousands more general public. Ever since the founding of the Co-Operative, Loyverse has been the best solution for them in managing and growing the business.
- Could you explain about your organization?
One year ago, I had an idea of starting a Dog Owners Co-Operative to help small business ow
BBQ Juan Grill is the brainchild of the husband and wife tandem of Mike and Rose Basilio. Mike has worked for various Export Companies specializing in International Trade. While Rose is a Licensed Interior Designer by profession who has worked for various companies in the Philippines and abroad. Their shared love and passion for food, travel and the entrepreneurial spirit led them to establish a small business which not only satisfies their inner desire to create and provide value and convenienc
Sai Wine LTD is a Cafe located in Ghana. They focus on providing unique wine experiences to their customers, such as wine and food pairing events, wine tasting events, and so on. We reached out to their representative, Theresah, for an interview. A meeting was set with Sai Wine LTD CEO, Nadia who shared about their experience using Loyverse.
- Why and how did you start your business?
For me, it was a spiritual calling to start the business. It was something that when I was on holida
Mr.Kim Hav is a young entrepreneur from Cambodia, driving his business for 3 years, having mainly two online businesses.
One is Techtronic providing electronic goods, such as smartphones. The other is a clothes shop called "brandedcambo.supply" on Instagram.
- What was the motivation to start your own business?
First of all, I have a strong passion for success. Plus, Before starting my shop, I wanted to buy a brand that was not sold in Cambodia, such as LB, MCM, JVC, etc
TESCONI is an online-based business that operates in Mexico. It consists of the sale of computers, gadgets, computer equipment, assemblies, laptops, cell phones, smart home products, all in technology. TESCONI started its journey nearly one year ago. Even though it was a difficult year, this business developed, and its owner, Iván Flores, is planning to open a physical store soon. We had a short meeting with Mr. Flores to learn more about his experience and how they are using Loyverse.
It was started from my parents who, nearing retirement had money savings they could invest. They desired a business that could be their bustle after retirement and were thinking of small restaurant in a countryside. This idea manifested into the Ozhi Cafe, located in Mojosari, a small Regency in East Java, Indonesia. Could you describe to us a bit about your local community?
Mojosari is a one of Indonesia’s smaller Regencies with a community of growing small-merchant, factory, farmers, and s
Costa Rica(Kostariko) is a beautiful and peaceful country. It has no army and is rated one of the happiest places in the world. The Coffee tradition here is strong and we are proud of the quality of our products. Before this I will give some background information on the area.
We have some important local industries and an increasing amount of transnational companies that want to take advantage of our natural resources. Nevertheless the most rapid growth can be seen in small and medium enterp
Originally I moved from London to Budapest and had planned to start my own coffee shop. I started just a few months ago so my business (Sly’s Coffee & Bar) is still just small, we do breakfast and brunch during the day but in the evenings we are more like a bar, since it is located in the party area of Budapest, Hungary. It follows a 2 in 1 concept.
I had used POS systems before and knew the benefits of having one, so I have been searching for a good one for a while now. Luckily I came ac