How Shopify POS comes together
There are three essential parts for getting set up and running your retail business with Shopify POS.
Set up your admin and point of sale channel to manage your entire business from one back office.Launch onboarding
Connect Shopify’s card readers to accept debit and credit cards and integrate payments with POS.Visit the Shopify Hardware Store
Welcome to Shopify POS. Follow the quick start guide in your Point of Sale channel to set yourself up for success in the coming lessons.Launch the quick start guide
Follow the quick start guide
- Download the POS app for iOS or Android
- Assign products to POS
- Run a test transaction on POS
- Order POS hardware
- Explore POS subscriptions
Skip manual reconciling between in-store and online inventory systems. Then keep the right products on your shelves with Pro features from Stocky by Shopify.
Tour the app and customize Shopify POS to speed up your most common workflows. The Shopify POS app is available for iOS and Android devices.
Break free from the counter with wireless hardware that integrates fully with your Shopify POS app.
*If you haven’t ordered the Tap & Chip Card Reader yet, place your order on the Shopify Hardware store and return to this lesson when you have received your card reader.
Connect your payment hardware*
Order compatible hardware accessories
Inventory is stocked, the POS app is set up, and hardware is ready to go. Now, level up with omnichannel features that let you offer the flexible shopping options that customers are looking for.
Empower your staff with the right tools for every task, like daily store duties, building customer relationships, and more.
Create custom staff rolesPro
In this final lesson, you’ll learn to capture contact information in-store and drive repeat purchases with the tools to personalize and incentivize.
Dig deeper into these POS topics
Learn more about transferring your data and making the switch.Download the migration kit
Explore POS subscriptions and find the right fit for your business.Compare POS subscriptions
Turn Shopify POS into your all-in-one staff management solution.Read more on the blog
Learn how Shopify’s inventory tools keep up with complex operations.Go to the Stocky by Shopify video
Explore more for Shopify POS
Staff training videos
View common workflows in POS in our staff training video series.
Apps for Shopify POS
Extend the features and functionality of your POS with apps.
Shopify Help Center
Find step-by-step instructions to your POS questions.
We’re here for all the questions. Even the hard ones.