Can Technology Save Our Community Shops?

We believe that shopping local and supporting independent community shops and merchants is more important than ever. Here’s why, and how we can help. Why Shop Local? We wrote an article on the subject last month, which you can read here. But to summarise, here’s the 5 reasons that we cited in that article… Its…

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Do You Need to “SCAIL” Your Business!?!

5 Things You Must Consider When Buying an EPOS System or Cash Register A new EPOS system, once simply known as a Cash Register, is a complex sphere to navigate. We know this because we have considerable experience. We would like to relay some of that experience here. There are many, many providers out there,…

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2021 Top Digital Trading Tips for Hospitality Businesses

Trading conditions are always tough in Hospitality. In 2021 it’s likely to be doubly so. So here’s Secure Payment Solutions’ 21 expert tips to help you as the sun starts shining and we start trading again! 1.    Digital Isn’t Everything There’s a reason big brands still drop leaflets through people’s door. Because it works. It…

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Compulsory Contactless? But I Need To Use Cash!

Cash use was projected to be less than 10% of transactions by 2028 even before COVID-19. The WHO says we should try to avoid it. But is this realistic? Or even right? Can the UK go Compulsory Contactless Some people say using cash helps them to budget. Others do not have bank accounts. Or debit…

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Support and Retail Card Payments

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”https://www.secure-payment-solutions.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/supportRetailerSupport1.png” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” animation=”left” sticky=”off” align=”center” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” alt=”Card payments in any retail environment are crucial” title_text=”Payment Card Support”] [/et_pb_image][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Taking card payments in a retail environment, be it a shop, bar, restaurant, car showroom or whatever, is vital to…

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Brexit and Online Retail… What Is the Likely Impact?

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] What is certain in my mind is that nobody really knows what the impact of Brexit is going to be on any aspect of our lives. Whether we are talking about wider social and commercial trends or a direct impact on our online or in-store…

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Sales Revenue Growth for Online ONLY Retailers Outstrips That of Multichannel Retailers

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”3_4″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”https://www.secure-payment-solutions.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SPS_Appay_app_mobile_1200x750.jpg” alt=”Smartphone usability is driving us into a mobile retailing world” title_text=”Smartphone usability is driving us into a mobile retailing world” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” animation=”left” sticky=”off” align=”left” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] [/et_pb_image][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] View the Cap Gemini IMRG Summary Report by clicking on the text…

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