• Add
VAT

News

MAR 2015 11

A retailer’s guide to Point of Sale solutions this Easter

Second only to Christmas, Easter is one of the biggest retail events of the year, and it’s not just chocolate that gets consumers flocking to the high street – furniture, clothing and garden equipment all sell well as customers hope to make the most of the warmer weather.

MAR 2015 4

UK POS expands team and invests £300K as sales drive demand upwards

Leading Point Of Sale manufacturer, Stockport-based UK Point of Sale (UK POS), is investing £300,000 in machinery and recruiting new staff to meet growing demand, after reporting a 23% increase in sales at the end of last year, and a busy period so far in 2015.

FEB 2015 10

The Great British Café Culture

Despite being one of the coldest winters in almost a century, the UK’s caffeine-junkies are taking their Americanos alfresco. A recent trend in the hospitality industry shows that more café owners are investing in their outdoor spaces, as more consumers want to sit outside. UK POS – the UK’s leading manufacturer of point of sale solutions – believes there are innovative ways to meet the growing demand for shop-front devices.

JAN 2015 26

A retailers guide to Point of Sale solutions this Valentine’s Day

It’s that time of year again; delightful for some, depressing for others, Valentine’s Day means something to everyone. For the reams of lost-looking gentlemen heading to the high street this February, that something is finding the perfect gift, card or flowers for their effortlessly organised wives and girlfriends.

DEC 2014 17

Stockport spirit! UK Point of Sale raises funds for Christmas Jumper Day

Tis the season to be...jolly! Stockport based, UK Point of Sale, pulled out all of the stops for this festive season. Last Friday, the team donned their best and brightest Christmas jumpers in support of the 2014 national campaign to raise money for Save The Children. 

DEC 2014 11

Step inside this Christmas – how to stay ahead of the competition with pavement footfall drivers

With *76% of customers making their purchasing decision in-store, UK Point of Sale reveals how the use of A boards and pavement signs could be the defining footfall driver for businesses during the festive season.

DEC 2014 2

The Unpredictability Of Seasonality

Seasonality throws all kinds of unpredictable scenarios at the retail industry. From summer showers to a sunny September, retailers can see sharp rises and unforeseeable plummets in demand for certain products throughout the year. To systematically address these unpredictable situations is near impossible, but UK Point of Sale (UK POS), a leading manufacturer of point of sale solutions, shares some hints and tips to help businesses stay ahead of the game and stop sales being dented by a nasty surprise.

OCT 2014 28

Snapping into shape – UK POS launches new colourful snap frame range

With so much competition on the high street and Christmas just around the corner, UK Point of Sale has announced an exciting new range of coloured snap frames.

OCT 2014 22

PJ power! UK POS raises vital funds for The Christie charity

As part of its continued support of local charities, the UK’s leading point of sale manufacturer, UK Point of Sale, has raised over £500 for The Christie charity. 

SEP 2014 4

Introducing our 2015 catalogue!

We’re pleased to announce that the UK POS 2015 catalogue is ready to order! Our latest catalogue contains all of our latest point of sale equipment as well as our range of bestsellers and marks the 25th anniversary of UK Point of Sale!

AUG 2014 19

UKPOS are gripped to Dragon's Den

The whole team at UK POS were delighted on Sunday night when customer Jordan Daykin was offered a deal with Deborah Meaden on Dragon’s Den! 

AUG 2014 15

UK POS looks at what retailers can learn from Mary Portas’ latest report

This month Mary Portas revealed the results of her latest high street review – a follow up to the ‘Portas Review’.  The results were extremely positive and showed that there really is life in the high street yet! 

AUG 2014 1

Top point of sale tips for the hospitality sector this summer

With the warm weather expected to carry on into late August, establishments ranging from luxury hotels, to seaside B&Bs and countryside pubs will all be preparing to try and to capture the summer market. Such competition means that those in the hospitality industry need to create a point of sale (POS) kit that enables them to stay one step ahead of the game by attracting potential customers from the offset.

JUL 2014 17

An introduction to....

An introduction to: Helen

What is your role at UK POS?

Sales Manager

How long have you worked here for?

2 ½ years

JUL 2014 11

UKPOS joins Marketing Stockport

We’re delighted to announce that UKPOS has become a member of Marketing Stockport – an independent organisation designed to drive greater awareness and encourage trade across the SK postcode.  

JUL 2014 8

UKPOS goes walkies!

Last weekend, we grabbed our wellies and headed off to take part in the first ever RSPCA Big Walkies! Taking part in Woodbank Memorial Park in Stockport, the event brings together every type of dog, with all the funds from the day going towards helping animals that are at risk of neglect or abuse.