Category Archives: POS Systems

What should you look for in a POS Provider?

Choosing a point of sale system that’s just right for your business is incredibly important. But even more important is selecting the right provider to help you select, implement, and support your POS system and your business going forward. At Canadian Retail Solutions, we strive to understand our client’s business needs to help them determine which […]

What can Retail Pro Prism do for your business?

Peace of Mind in your Technology If you are our average client, you are an established retailer, well versed in using Retail Pro Version 8 with 5-15 years of experience. Chances are over that time period you’ve suffered, or come close, to the stomach-in-throat stress of your computer hardware physically failing, getting hit with malware […]

What you need to know about Ransomware

You’ve likely heard all about WannaCry or XData Ransomeware that is making the rounds. What is ransomware? How can you avoid it? Here are some resources to help you know more and to stay safe. What is ransomware? Ransomware prevents users from accessing their system by locking the system’s screen or by locking the users’ files […]

Looking for Your Perfect POS System? Here are 4 Things to Consider

Wanted: The Perfect POS System Ask any successful retailer and they will tell you how important it is to find the right POS system for your business. But where do you start? How do you find that perfect POS system for your business? Easy! Just follow these 4 steps and get that important to-do checked […]

Why some retailers excel with their software

We have been installing retail software for a long time now, and we have had the pleasure of working with many companies during our 20 years in business. During that time, we have seen companies thrive with their software while others barely use theirs. Here are 5 ways to excel with your software. Retail Software […]

Top Ten Reasons why now is the time to upgrade your POS

Technology changes so quickly these days. It seems every three months something new and exciting is coming out and we are all struggling to play catch up. These changes in technology also affect your POS software – are you up to date? Here are the top ten reasons why now is the time to update […]

10 Most Common Mistakes When Buying a POS System

You already have enough on your plate; worrying about customers, organizing your staff, dealing with suppliers, purchasing, receiving…not to mention the time you spend trying to answer the tough questions about the health of your business. Do you know your number one performing vendor, or your top 50 selling items? Who are your most reliable […]