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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.

JUL 2014 7

Happy customers at UKPOS!

We were really pleased to hear from one of our customers on Twitter earlier this week about some great results they’ve seen using a UKPOS product. 

JUL 2014 3

Making the most of Back to School

With September just around the corner, UK Point of Sale is encouraging retailers to put together an essential point of sale kit to ensure that stock on the shop floor is being effectively displayed in the run up to Back to School. 

JUN 2014 27

Celebrating Independent Retailer Month

1st July will see the start of Independent Retailer Month. Now in its fourth year the initiative, which is led by Independent Retail urges independent retailers to celebrate their individuality by holding a range of events and activities.

JUN 2014 19

How to make the most of the self-checkout

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. 

JUN 2014 11

An introduction to....

An introduction to: Megan

What is your role at UKPOS?
Account Manager

How long have you worked here for?
3 1/2 years

JUN 2014 9

Why understanding the customer journey is key

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.   


MAY 2014 27

UK POS launches new click and collect service

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. 

MAY 2014 22

UKPOS’s new premises official opening by the Mayor of Stockport

Yesterday saw the official opening of UKPOS’s new offices by the Mayor and Mayoress of Stockport Councillor Chris Murphy and Dot Murphy.

MAY 2014 14

Why retailers need to go the extra mile when it comes to point of sale for Father’s Day

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.   

MAY 2014 9

UKPOS joins Made in Britain

UKPOS is very pleased to have become a member of the Made in Britain campaign. As a UK manufacturer of point of sale equipment, this approved membership means we can now apply a specially-designed marque on our products (pictured above).

MAY 2014 8

Brand new catalogue for 2014!

We are delighted to announce that our brand new catalogue is now available to order! It showcases all of the very latest point of sale equipment, as well as our full range of bestsellers.

MAY 2014 7

Retailers gear up for World Cup fever

Taking place once every four years, the World Cup is one of the most highly anticipated events in the sporting calendar and one that sees the whole nation come together. For retailers, it’s a key opportunity to ramp up marketing efforts within the store, maximising point of sale, visual merchandising and promotional displays.