What is Vend?
POS software for clever stores. Vend is point-of-sale, inventory and customer software retailers love to use. Launched in late 2010, Vend is an award-winning, intuitive, web-based point-of-sale (HTML5 POS) platform. With over 11,000 registered accounts in more than 80 countries, the company already processes more than 1 million transactions a month, and is set to continue rapid global growth throughout 2012.
Benefits and Insights
Why use Vend?
Key differentiators & advantages of Vend
- Web-based or iPad POS
Vend works on iPad, Mac or PC and syncs in the cloud so you can use one platform or all three.
- Vend works offline
Continue selling even when the internet goes down, Vend will automatically resync your sales when you’re back online.
- Fast staff training
Vend is incredibly intuitive and easy to use. Train your staff in minutes and get them up and selling in no time.
- Discounts and notes
Add discounts and notes to specific line items or to the entire sale. Notes will appear on your customers’ receipts.
- Custom receipts
Customize receipts with your logo and website. Choose whether to email or print receipts after a sale.
- Layaways and on-account sales
Allow customers to put items on layaway or make purchases on-account. Easily look up customer balances.
- Returns, refunds & store credits
Refund past orders to store credit, gift cards (coming soon), or back to the customer using the original payment method.
- Cash management (Coming soon)
Track all cash movements from cash float to register closure, and reduce errors, theft and discrepancies.
- User accounts
Create individual staff accounts and track sales. Easily manage user permissions to restrict sensitive information.
- Vend Ecommerce
- Online store
Open an online store in minutes and quickly get your products online with just one click. No need to be a web expert.
- Customizable designs
Create a beautiful and effective online presence with our customizable and easy to edit website designs.
- Mobile friendly
Let customers shop from their phones or tablets with designs optimized to look great on any device or screen size.
- Flexible shipping
Set flat rates by shipment or by item, or flexible shipping rates depending on basket size, country or region.
- Product collections
Organize your products by category, brand, season, or however you choose so your customers can easily find them.
- Order management
Painlessly fulfill orders and maintain accurate stock. Get email alerts when you receive new orders.
- Centralized data
Save hours of admin by managing a single product catalog, customer list and inventory for your physical and online stores.
- Bring your own domain
Bring your own domain to ensure it matches your brand, or we can provide you a custom subdomain for free.
- Hosting and security
Never worry about hosting or security again. We take care of everything, including a 256-bit SSL certificate.