Here is a handy infographic outlining how to buy a point of sale system.
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Q: What Does 'Epson Receipt Printer Compatible' Mean?A: While you have been researching what type of receipt printer you want to purchase for your POS system, you may have come across the following terminology:1.Epson Compatible2.Epson Emulation3.EPL 4.ESC POS All 4 above basically mean that a "Brand-X" receipt printer functions the same as an Epson receipt printer. [...]
IMPORTANT: Before You Start Buying POS System Equipment, Read this First!You have decided to build your own Point of Sale (POS) system. You have found the right POS software for your needs, and you are now setting off to choose your POS hardware: POS computer, cash drawer, barcode scanner, pole display, card reader, receipt printer, barcode label printer, POS keyboard and perhaps some [...]
OK, so you got your very cool iPad, and you have chosen a very cool and affordable iPad compatible POS software…so now what? Your next step is getting the appropriate hardware for your iPad POS system. We recommend the following POS equipment for your iPad POS system:1. Verifone's Global Bay Merchant POS software [...]
How to Connect a Cash Drawer:You have done all of your research on Point of Sale cash drawers, and you have decided which cash drawer is best for you, and then…then…suddenly you realize that you have no clue how to connect your cash drawer. At this point most folks think they will connect their cash drawer to [...]