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!
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!
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.
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.
The self-checkout has become a staple in many retail outlets with everybody from supermarkets to hotels, cinemas and petrol stations now using them. Here at UKPOS, we have put together our top tips for making the most of the checkout area in order to draw customers' attention to those all-important last-minute purchases.
To effectively implement a point of sale strategy, the business must gain an understanding of the customer journey. Looking to those key touchpoints is vital if retailers are to successfully point shoppers towards seasonal promotions, in-store events and regular, on-going deals.
We are delighted to announce the launch of our new ‘click and collect’ service! Customers at UK POS will now be able to order any of our 3,000 + products via the website and collect directly from our warehouse on Bredbury Industrial Estate in Stockport within just one hour of ordering.
Yesterday saw the official opening of UKPOS’s new offices by the Mayor and Mayoress of Stockport Councillor Chris Murphy and Dot Murphy.
With Father’s Day fast approaching, it’s essential that retailers start thinking about how best to use point of sale in order to achieve the best possible retail experience as shoppers look to pick up a special gift.