Payment solution provider Square has launched a new point of sale system specifically targeting restauranteurs. Square for Restaurants, is billed as the company’s most sophisticated industry-specific software solution to date. It aims to ensure easy collaboration between front and back of house staff. The cloud-based solution can be customised to suit any restaurant operation and includes… Read more »
Payments provider Square has launched a new Square Online Store that will give small business owners the tools they need to set up their eCommerce business instantly. Square’s new product is also the first product to be fully integrated with the web building platform Weebly, giving small business owners teh ability to easily integrate ecommerce… Read more »
Payment platform provider Square has announced it is adding a string of regional partners to its stable in order to give small businesses outside the city centres greater access to payment technology. Square has partnered with Unity Bank, Southern Cross Credit Union and WAWA Credit Union to provide access to Square’s card reader and contactless chip. Customers… Read more »
Global payments provider Square has announced the integration of its services with MYOB’s cloud accounting solutions. The move completes Square’s plan to integrate with all major accounting solutions in Australia and will simplify the payment processes of time-poor business owners. Square services will now fully integrate with MYOB’s Essentials and Account Right packages to provide… Read more »
In today’s world, cash is no longer King – as consumers move to an increasingly cashless society.
Square is continuing its push beyond the market stall, launching a software development kit (SDK) to enable businesses to process payments through their own apps. With businesses able to customise the payments flow to match the look of their own app, the function will allow customers to pay by card or digital wallet, and choose to save… Read more »
eftpos CHQ & SAV transactions can now be made on Square terminals at tens of thousands of businesses across Australia. Square devices are the latest to be upgraded to make use of eftpos Tap and Pay™ and eftpos CHQ & SAV transactions on eftpos-only Chip cards services. The move is part of a continual rollout… Read more »
Square has extended its range for local merchants, launching its gift card program into Australia. Merchants can set up and run a gift card service from their point of sale, with Square allowing for the creation and distribution of both eGift and physical cards; the physical cards can be customised, or used with off-the-shelf designs.… Read more »
Australian small businesses (SMBs) are wasting, on average, 216 hours, or 29 working days, a year counting and banking cash, a report has found. Meanwhile, the report, based on a survey of more than 1,000 consumers and 400 SMB owners around Australia commissioned by payments company Square, found that 77 per cent of consumers are… Read more »
Square and Bank of Queensland (BOQ) have joined forces to deliver small business more flexible payment options. From today new BOQ customers signing up for business banking services will receive a free Square Reader giving them instant access to the contactless payment platform. The partnership will also provide the new signups with fee-free processing on their… Read more »
Can you remember the last time you paid for something with cash? According to the RBA more than half of Australia already prefers using cards and apps to make their payments than the humble dollar and cent. Indeed, futurists predict Australia will be a cashless society by as soon as 2022. Mobile tap and pay… Read more »
Rose Street Market will become the first Australian market to go cashless.