Point of sale features
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How Shopify POS powers your business
A single back office
Manage products, payments, and customers across all the places you sell, in store and online.
A powerful POS app
Customize Shopify’s POS app to serve customers efficiently on the sales floor or on-the-go.
Fully integrated hardware
Accept payment with Shopify POS using our seamlessly integrated payment devices.
Offer a smooth shopping experience for your customers, in store, online, and everywhere in between
Local pickup Pro
Manage and fulfill local pickup orders directly from your Shopify POS.
Buy in store, ship to customer Pro
Make sales in store and ship directly to customers from where you have available inventory. Taxes and shipping rates are automatically calculated at checkout.
Buy online, exchange and return in store Pro
Accept exchanges for purchases made online or at another location and your inventory will be updated instantly.
Local delivery Pro
Manage and fulfill local delivery orders placed online directly from your Shopify POS.
Product QR codes
Attach QR codes to products so customers can use their smartphone to learn more and purchase online.
Send cart to buy online
Send customers an email with items they were interested in but didn’t purchase in store.
Smart inventory management
Reduce errors and increase profit from a single place using smart recommendations from Stocky app by Shopify
Purchase orders Pro
Create purchase orders for vendors and suppliers.
Demand forecasting Pro
Get purchase order suggestions based on recent product performance or seasonality.
Request transfers from your other locations and keep track of what’s been received and what’s leaving.
Low stock reports Pro
Receive warnings of low stock based on current rate of sales and lead time for each vendor.
Sale item suggestions Pro
Using the sale suggestion page, know which products aren’t selling so you can release cash and inventory.
Inventory analysis Pro
Decide which products are worth reordering and which are taking up valuable storage and cash based with the stock performance grading system.
Stock adjustments Pro
Keep track of small changes made to your stock levels.
Inventory counts Pro
Use a barcode scanner to match your store inventory to your records.
Inventory receiving Pro
Perform accurate inventory counts for incoming orders with a barcode scanner.
Detailed inventory reports Pro
Identify trends and confidently plan for the future reports about your locations and inventory.
Stay on top of your inventory and assign products to different sales channels and locations. Your count will automatically update when an order is fulfilled from that source.
Control permissions and track staff performance from one place
Manager approvals Pro
Specify when your staff would need manager approval for actions like applying discounts or editing taxes.
Unlimited POS staff Pro
Add and manage staff who have POS access but not admin access.
POS staff roles and permissions Pro
Assign custom roles to store staff ensuring they have the correct permissions.
Attribute sales to staff Pro
Attribute sales to staff members for commissions or kudos.
Staff POS PINs
Give staff members unique pins to log into POS.
Complete each sale with a seamless experience for customers and staff
Exchange past purchases from any online or retail location and your inventory is updated automatically.
Save and retrieve cart Pro
Easily manage, save, and retrieve shopping carts to keep checkout moving quickly.
Custom printed receipts Pro
Customize printed receipts with your website URL, store hours, promotions, or policies.
Take your smartphone or tablet to your customer, and check out on the spot.
Customizable smart grid
Speed up checkout with the customizable smart grid that adapts based on cart actions to create cues for staff.
Apply discount or promo codes for your online and retail business.
Taxes are automatically calculated based on your store’s set location. You can disable taxes or set custom taxes for a specific product or order.
Custom email or SMS receipts
Send custom email or SMS receipts and build your customer contact list for re-engagment.
Apply dollar or percentage discounts to entire carts or individual items.
Track special requests and details by attaching notes to orders.
Use custom line items to bundle items on the spot and set a price.
Camera barcode scanner
Scan product barcode labels with the camera on your iOS device.
Offline cash transactions
Accept cash payments to complete transactions when you’re offline.
Return past purchases from any online or retail location and see inventory updated automatically.
Stay organized and spend less time on admin chores
Add an unlimited amount of products and variants on your POS.
Categorize products by type, season, promotions, and more. Use smart collections to automatically sort products based on vendor, price, and inventory level.
Add multiple variations to products such as size, color, or materials and assign their own price, SKU, weight, and inventory.
Use inventory states to track and share the status of your inventory as products are received, transferred, or an order is fulfilled.
Create and allocate inventory to your various online sales channels, warehouses, retail stores, or wherever else you store stock.
Assign existing barcodes to products or create new ones to keep track of inventory and speed up checkout.
Turn one-time shoppers into life-long fans
Create customer profiles
Customer profiles are created with every in-store or online purchase during checkout.
Rich customer profiles
Keep track of contact information, purchase history, lifetime spend, customer notes, tags, shipping address, taxes, and marketing preferences.
When customers shop online or in store, their order information is automatically synced.
Reach out to customers from your POS using email, SMS, or by phone.
Reward loyalty online and in store
Build lasting relationships and reward your loyal customers with exclusive events, discounts, or content.
Collect emails and phone numbers at checkout to notify your customers of upcoming sales or new products.
Assign customers with tags, then search and filter based on the needs of your outreach.
Reporting and analytics
Get actionable reports so you can make informed business decisions
Daily sales reports Pro
Make informed decisions with detailed insights into sales, products, and staff performance compiled in a daily report generated from your POS.
Get an overview of your entire business online and in-store at a glance.
Retail sales reports*
View, analyze, and export sales by staff members, location, time period, or customers.
Improved tool for accurately tracking the expected balance in your cash drawer for end of day deposits from your POS.
Cash flow reports*
Understand how much you’ll be paid and when you’ll receive your money from in-person and online sales.
Get insights into which products are and are not selling.
Track the performance of your promotions so you can evolve your approach over time.
View a month-end snapshot of your inventory and track the quantity and percentage of inventory sold each day.
Generate reports to review your finances including sales, returns, taxes, payments, and more.
Build a complete point of sale with Shopify’s plug-and-play hardware
Shopify POS hardware
Customize your checkout counter with the hardware you need for your store. Integrate Shopify’s card readers with your existing setup or visit the Shopify Hardware Store to build your full kit.
Shopify Hardware warranty
Shopify’s first-party hardware includes a 1-year warranty (2 years on POS Pro). If you experience issues with your hardware while under warranty, we’ll ship a replacement right away.
Integrate compatible hardware with Shopify POS to track connectivity from within the app and troubleshoot quickly.
Free hardware shipping and returns
Try Shopify’s point-of-sale hardware risk free with free shipping and 30-day returns.
Compatible hardware accessories
Build out your POS with compatible hardware available through the Shopify Hardware store. Pair accessories like barcode scanners, receipt printers, cash drawers, and more.
Take advantage of seamless payment features, included in all Shopify plans
Accept popular payment methods
Using the Shopify Tap & Chip Card Reader, accept popular payment methods like Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Apple Pay, and Google Pay.
Low in-person rates for all cards
Pay one low rate for all credit cards with fees based on your Shopify plan. Advanced: 2.4% + 0¢ USD, Shopify: 2.5% + 0¢ USD, Basic: 2.7% + 0¢ USD
Tap to Pay on iPhone
Accept contactless payments on POS using only an iPhone**—no additional hardware required.
Get no additional monthly fees, hidden fees, or setup fees. Just pay low transaction fees to process card transactions.
Know how much you’ll be paid since transaction fees are automatically deducted from each sale.
Track orders and their payouts with seamless auto-reconciliation.
Manage chargebacks simply since all info is directly linked to the original order in your admin.
Keep track of your money
Access reports that show you how much you’ll get paid and when you’ll receive money from online and in-store sales.
Accept popular payment methods so you never miss a sale
Sell and accept gift cards
Sell physical and digital gift cards that can be redeemed in store or online.
Email gift cards
Email digital gift cards that recipients can redeem in store or online.
Add digital gift card to Apple Wallet
Allow customers to add digital gift cards to their iOS devices, check balances, and redeem from their Apple Wallet.
Custom payment types
Create custom payment options such as external terminals, checks, IOUs, or gold coins.
Accept two or more payment types in a single transaction.
Accept as much or as little payment as you want in the form of deposits or layaways.
Keep your brand top of mind with marketing tools that bring customers online and to your retail stores
Encourage customers to leave product reviews that can be used in your online store and Google search results to encourage sales.
Capture customer emails at checkout and stay in touch with marketing emails and promotions.
Social media integration
Create campaigns to connect with your local customers that drive store visits and sales.
Google Merchant Center
Promote your store and automatically sync products and information with Google Merchant Center.
- *Reports included with Shopify and above plans
- **Requires iPhone Xs or later with iOS 15.5 or later
Frequently asked questions
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