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Square Point of Sale Alternatives & Competitors

(494)4.6 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Square Point of Sale? Tons of people want Retail POS System to help with multidevice payment acceptance and staff scheduling. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the system you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Retail POS System that reviewers voted best overall compared to Square Point of Sale. Based on reviewer data you can see how Square Point of Sale stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. NCR Aloha POS, Lightspeed Retail, Toast, and Clover are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Square Point of Sale.

Top Alternatives to Square Point of Sale

  • NCR Aloha POS
  • Lightspeed Retail
  • Toast
  • Clover
  • TouchBistro Restaurant POS

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Square Point of Sale

    #1
    #1
  1. NCR Aloha POS

    (169)3.8 out of 5
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    NCR Aloha POS gives operators all the tools they need to boost sales and increase the pace of service, With NCR Aloha POS you can enter orders and payments, streamline food preparation and delivery.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:
  2. NCR Aloha POS gives operators all the tools they need to boost sales and increase the pace of service, With NCR Aloha POS you can enter orders and payments, streamline food preparation and delivery.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UR
    Easy to use, updates are announced on a seperate section

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, NCR Aloha POS is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #2
    #2
  3. Lightspeed Retail

    (158)4.1 out of 5

    Make sales and manage your store, with integrated inventory management, customer management, on-demand reporting, and eCommerce.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:
  4. Make sales and manage your store, with integrated inventory management, customer management, on-demand reporting, and eCommerce.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    AR
    Intuitive platform that is easy to use and teach new staff. All of the functions cover the needs of daily operations, as well as adding a powerful reporting program. Lightspeed integrates with...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Lightspeed Retail is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
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    #3
    #3
  5. Toast

    (142)4.4 out of 5
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    An all-in-one restaurant POS, Toast keeps all your tech ingredients in one place, including restaurant loyalty, gift cards,_online ordering programs, and even restaurant customer data._

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  6. An all-in-one restaurant POS, Toast keeps all your tech ingredients in one place, including restaurant loyalty, gift cards,_online ordering programs, and even restaurant customer data._

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    RV
    We can completely modify the seating arrangement. The restaurant manager works very well and offers many additional functions. The search tool is very good to sort the open invoices. Payments go...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Toast is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #4
    #4
  7. Clover

    (44)3.9 out of 5

    Clover replaces your cash register, payment terminal, receipt printer, and barcode scanner with an integrated suite of products. Accept credit cards, EMV and Apple Pay.

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  8. Clover replaces your cash register, payment terminal, receipt printer, and barcode scanner with an integrated suite of products. Accept credit cards, EMV and Apple Pay.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UF
    The Clover POS system is extremely simple and easy to use. It allows me to clock in and out of work, ring up the customers as necessary, and do so quickly.

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Clover is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #5
    #5
  9. TouchBistro Restaurant POS

    (88)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    iPad point of sale tableside ordering.

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  10. iPad point of sale tableside ordering.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UF
    Very easy to use in the restaurant. the price is very affordable to colombian restaurants since it is only about 40 us dollars. the support line is very fast, I have not have any problems. the has...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, TouchBistro Restaurant POS is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #6
    #6
  11. Vend

    (57)4.1 out of 5

    Vend is a retail POS software, inventory management, ecommerce & customer loyalty for iPad, Mac and PC where you can manage and grow your business in the cloud.

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  12. Vend is a retail POS software, inventory management, ecommerce & customer loyalty for iPad, Mac and PC where you can manage and grow your business in the cloud.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    DM
    Vend empowers you to set up your POS system sufficiently, it is a cloud based affiliation so you can vivify the tab and open another tab in your web program without losing any information. They...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Vend is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #7
    #7
  13. Lavu

    (81)3.3 out of 5
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    An intelligent combination of cloud computing, wireless technologies, and a sleek touchscreen interface for restaurant

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  14. An intelligent combination of cloud computing, wireless technologies, and a sleek touchscreen interface for restaurant

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    AF
    Lavu makes it very easy to track sales or employee hours by any date range with only a few clicks of the mouse.

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Lavu is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #8
    #8
  15. Heartland Retail

    (190)4.3 out of 5
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    Heartland Retail is a cloud-based solution that gives you access to real-time data with POS, dashboards and reporting, customer management, customer orders, inventory management, and purchasing and receiving.

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  16. Heartland Retail is a cloud-based solution that gives you access to real-time data with POS, dashboards and reporting, customer management, customer orders, inventory management, and purchasing and receiving.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UR
    Ease of use. Can see what we are going to receive. Receiving large shipments from the warehouse more efficient. It is easy to let the warehouse know that we have received everything or that there...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Heartland Retail is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #9
    #9
  17. Revel Systems

    (126)4.2 out of 5
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    Revel Systems provides reporting so you can track the sales at your store from any Internet browser in real time. Revel iPad POS provides one software platform that any your device can be integrated with.

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  18. Revel Systems provides reporting so you can track the sales at your store from any Internet browser in real time. Revel iPad POS provides one software platform that any your device can be integrated with.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UF
    Revel's easy to use interface and the ability to integrate with other platforms to facility online orders. In general, it is very user friendly.

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Revel Systems is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #10
    #10
  19. Oracle Retail Xstore Point-of-Service

    (25)3.7 out of 5

    With MICROS-RETAIL you will simultaneously please your customers, reduce training time, eliminate manual processes, and provide real time data to corporate systems and other points of service.

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  20. With MICROS-RETAIL you will simultaneously please your customers, reduce training time, eliminate manual processes, and provide real time data to corporate systems and other points of service.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UR
    I’ve used Xstore for about 2 years and it’s easy to use for all ages of employees

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Oracle Retail Xstore Point-of-Service is:

    More expensive
    #11
    #11
  21. QuickBooks Point of Sale

    (79)4.1 out of 5

    QuikcBooksPOS is a online solution that works with QuickBooks and is tailored to your business needs with managed inventory, anytime acces online, and automatically deposited payments into QuickBooks Online.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:
  22. QuikcBooksPOS is a online solution that works with QuickBooks and is tailored to your business needs with managed inventory, anytime acces online, and automatically deposited payments into QuickBooks Online.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UD
    There are a ton of features to use on this program however all/most are intuitive and easy to use or figure out. It's also nice that the dashboard gives you easy shortcuts to their complex...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, QuickBooks Point of Sale is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #12
    #12
  23. Shopify POS

    (221)4.4 out of 5

    Retail POS for unifying in-store and online sales

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  24. Retail POS for unifying in-store and online sales

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    Curt C.
    CC
    Shopify has allowed me to seamlessly sell products on my website, in my brick and mortar store as well as on Facebook & Google. I load my products once and it's done. What a Godsend during this...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Shopify POS is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at support
    #13
    #13
  25. ShopKeep POS

    (28)3.9 out of 5

    ShopKeep POS is more than just a point of sale; reporting, analytics and support will take your business to the next level.

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  26. ShopKeep POS is more than just a point of sale; reporting, analytics and support will take your business to the next level.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    UF
    ShopKeep POS is very user friendly. It is easy to customize. It makes adding discounts to individual or groups of products easy.

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, ShopKeep POS is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #14
    #14
  27. POSist Restaurant POS

    (173)4.7 out of 5

    POSist is a leading cloud-based restaurant technology platform suited for restaurants of all sizes. POSist Restaurant POS offers scalable, reliable, and easy to use point-of-sale technology, enabling businesses to automate operations, integrate with aggregators, delight guests, and grow their revenue. Headquartered in New Delhi (India), POSist has an international presence in New York, Dubai, Mexico, Singapore, London, Bengaluru, Mumbai, and Pune. POSist is trusted by over 8,000 restaurants in 20 countries.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:
  28. POSist is a leading cloud-based restaurant technology platform suited for restaurants of all sizes. POSist Restaurant POS offers scalable, reliable, and easy to use point-of-sale technology, enabling businesses to automate operations, integrate with aggregators, delight guests, and grow their revenue. Headquartered in New Delhi (India), POSist has an international presence in New York, Dubai, Mexico, Singapore, London, Bengaluru, Mumbai, and Pune. POSist is trusted by over 8,000 restaurants in 20 countries.

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    Prem Prakash Y.
    PY
    All options are very good. billig is very smoot and repots are very good

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, POSist Restaurant POS is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Better at support
    #15
    #15
  29. Upserve

    (86)4.1 out of 5

    Complete Restaurant & Bar Management System

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  30. Complete Restaurant & Bar Management System

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    BC
    It's inventory tracking and integration make loss prevention and inventory on a monthly basis a breeze.

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Upserve is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #16
    #16
  31. Tessitura

    (58)3.6 out of 5

    TESSITURA SOFTWARE® is a enterprise-wide, fully integrated software system for arts & cultural organizations.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:
  32. TESSITURA SOFTWARE® is a enterprise-wide, fully integrated software system for arts & cultural organizations.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    Patrick H.
    PH
    It modeled our theater layout accurately which allowed for better communication with calling customers who wanted to know where their seats would be in relation to the stage. The way that Tessitura...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, Tessitura is:

    More expensive
    #17
    #17
  33. LS Retail

    (66)4.5 out of 5
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    LS Retail is an end-to-end retail management system that gives retailers all the functionalities to manage business operations efficiently from head-office to POS terminals no matter which industry you are in.

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  34. LS Retail is an end-to-end retail management system that gives retailers all the functionalities to manage business operations efficiently from head-office to POS terminals no matter which industry you are in.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    Navneet P.
    NP
    Seamless integration with Microsoft Dynamic NAV, highly configurable point of sale user interface, the promotion (discount offer,mix/match, happy hour, buy x get y free, Multi buy offer etc works...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Square Point of Sale, LS Retail is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #18
    #18
  35. SpotOn

    (1)4.5 out of 5

    SpotOn offers merchant services, integrating marketing and payments with a simple platform.

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  36. SpotOn offers merchant services, integrating marketing and payments with a simple platform.

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    UC
    It looks cool and up to date! Customers feel comfortable with it because it is new, unlike the old terminal we had that looked old and beat up and untrustworthy!
    #19
    #19
  37. iZettle

    (3)4.5 out of 5

    iZettle provides a mobile point of sale (POS) solution to allow users to accept card payments via their smartphone or tablet. The usage-based pricing model has a sliding scale of transaction fees, which decrease as monthly sales increase.

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  38. iZettle provides a mobile point of sale (POS) solution to allow users to accept card payments via their smartphone or tablet. The usage-based pricing model has a sliding scale of transaction fees, which decrease as monthly sales increase.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    EF
    Fast setup, transparent pricing, great hardware. Designed perfectly for a small business who want to get going quickly with limited technical skills.
    #20
    #20
  39. uniCenta

    (1)4.5 out of 5

    uniCenta is a POS solution for hospitality, retail and mixed-use environments.

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  40. uniCenta is a POS solution for hospitality, retail and mixed-use environments.

    Categories in common with Square Point of Sale:

    DP
    It is not only free but it has a very user friendly interface. You can set it up with the product pictures in order to see all the products you are selling. The products can be organised in...Read more