Accept credit cards
Use your Shopify card reader to accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. You’ll get a low credit card rate, and no hidden fees.
Use your own credit or debit terminal
Track credit or debit card payments made using the external card terminal you already own.
You can accept two or more payment types in a single transaction, for example, credit card and cash, or multiple credit cards.
Sell gift cards that can be redeemed in-store or online. Gift cards can be emailed to customers or printed by your receipt printer.
With Shopify POS, you can offer store credit instead of refunding the payment method used.
Custom payment types
Create custom payment options such as cheques, IOUs, or gold coins.
Accept as much or as little payment as you choose. You have the flexibility to allow deposits or layaways for any order.
Keep track of special requests and details by attaching notes to orders.
Record a customer’s shipping address and contact details for an order, so you can ship orders at a later date.
Bring the register to your customer
Take your smartphone or tablet to your customer, and accept orders anywhere. No need for a checkout counter!
Custom email or printed receipts
Customize your email and printed receipts with your online store URL, store hours, promotions, or store policies.
Tips can be used with Shopify card readers to:
- Set minimum and custom amounts
- Set percentage or dollar amounts
- Seamlessly collect tips on credit or debit transactions
- See a report of tips collected at the end of the day
Create custom line items, and set the price to anything you want.
Taxes are automatically calculated based on your store’s location. If needed, you can disable taxes or set custom taxes for a specific product or order.
Set up, use, and track discounts
Rule-based discounts include:
- Unlimited time and usage based discounts perfect for frequent buyer, senior, or military discounts
- Limited time only discounts for limited time promotions
- Limited quantity discounts for first come, first serve door crasher sales
- Minimum purchase-based discounts for increasing your store’s average order value
- Customer group specific discounts for exclusive/VIP or loyalty programs
Set-up promotions online, and apply them in-person
Discount codes created from your Shopify admin or mobile app can be applied at checkout in-person with Shopify POS on Android & iOS platforms.
Track the performance of your in-store promotions through Shopify’s Reports. Discount codes are trackable under the Analytics > Dashboard
Refund past orders to the original payment method or make exchanges with Store Credit. (Shopify and Shopify Advanced only)
View all past orders made in store and online, search by customer, product, or date.
Easily monitor all cash register adjustments and staff changes throughout the day. (Shopify and Shopify Advanced only)
Keep track of all daily totals for every payment type.
Create multiple staff PINs, each with a secure pin code. All orders and register activity is tracked by staff PIN. (Shopify and Shopify Advanced only)
Save time and money on bookkeeping by integrating Shopify with QuickBooks, Xero, and more.
A powerful communication tool for you and your team to collaborate and solve problems.
Customer profiles are automatically created with new orders. Learn more about your customers and their shopping habits. Find their contact info and order history at a glance.
Synchronize your online and retail customers
Your customers’ information is synced with Shopify, so their order history can be referenced or tracked—no matter where the order was placed.
Collect email addresses at checkout to notify your customers of upcoming sales or new products with the email marketing apps.
Organize products by category, type, season, sale, and more. Use smart collections to automatically sort products based on vendor, price, and inventory level.
Manage your entire inventory with Shopify, across all your retail locations and channels. Track stock counts, and automatically stop selling products when inventory runs out.
Offer different versions of your products, such as multiple sizes, colors, materials, and more. Each variation can have its own price, SKU, weight, and inventory.
Assign existing barcodes to products or create new ones. Quickly scan in your customers’ order using your wireless barcode scanner. (Shopify and Shopify Advanced only)
Shopify POS Apps
Offer wholesale pricing, BOGO sales, loyalty programs, and more with Shopify POS apps.
Works with your smartphone or tablet
Shopify POS is an app for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device supported on iOS 10 and Android 5.0 (Lollipop) or higher.
Point of sale hardware
Customize your checkout counter with the hardware you need for your store. Easily add a card reader, cash drawer, receipt printer, barcode scanner, and more.
Connect your point of sale system to the wireless Star Micronics printer, and print beautiful custom receipts. (Shopify and Shopify Advanced only)
Free hardware shipping and returns
Shopify POS hardware includes free shipping and 30-day returns.
Barcode scanner and printer
Connect Shopify POS to a wireless barcode scanner. Barcodes can be created and printed using a thermal barcode printer. (Shopify and Shopify Advanced only)
An actionable dashboard of your sales, orders, and traffic helps you make the right choices for your business.
Analyze and gain insight into your store’s growth. See which products are selling—and which ones aren’t.
View, analyze and export sales by staff members, location, time period, or customers.
Shopify on mobile
Quickly see items that need your attention, and track trends in your business.
Add products, take a product photo, change a price, or add inventory—all from your phone.
Email or call customers
Look up customer profiles and instantly reach out through email or phone.
All your data synced with Shopify
Your products, inventory, orders, and customers are automatically synced between the Shopify app and your online store.
Dedicated support team
The Shopify support team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, by email, live chat and phone.
Contact our support team.
Shopify Help Center
Find commonly asked questions, user guides, and tutorials in the Shopify Help Center.
Browse the Shopify Help Center.
Work with a Shopify-approved point of sale consultant who can help set up Shopify POS.
Find a Shopify Expert.
Get involved in our community discussion forums and take part in discussions on marketing, accounting, and more.
Visit the discussion forums.
Everything you need to know about selling in a physical retail space and online. You’ll find ebooks, videos series, webinars, and much more.
Visit Ecommerce University.
All Shopify POS plans include
Full commerce platform
Get a branded online store and access to sales channels like online marketplaces and social media.
Sales floor features
Everything you need to keep your sales floor running smoothly. Get unlimited registers, POS app staff, staff PINS, and register shifts.
Get inventory and order management for multiple locations. Number of supported locations varies by plan.
- Lite (up to 3 locations)
- Basic (up to 4 locations)
- Shopify (up to 5 locations)
- Advanced (up to 8 locations)
Offer customers in-person pickup, return, and exchange options when they buy online.
Take advantage of discounted rates and pass the savings along to your customers near and far.
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