Monopolising ePOS: Comprehensive & Efficient

In the fast-paced world of business, a fantastic ePOS system will allow you to stay ahead of the game. It’ll help maintain customers, encourage repeat business, and make your business more efficient. A cutting-edge Electronic Point of Sale (ePOS) system can be the catalyst for accelerated growth, and our feature-rich solution, available at a fixed rate, from £41.99 per month with no hidden charges, is designed to be your business ally.

Let’s explore how this robust ePOS system can be and how it can propel your business to new heights.

1. Loyalty Scheme: Fostering Customer Devotion

Building lasting relationships with customers is at the core of any successful business. Our ePOS system comes equipped with a versatile loyalty scheme that empowers you to reward and retain your valued customers. Whether through exclusive discounts, personalised offers, or free items after a certain number of purchases, the loyalty scheme becomes a powerful tool for customer retention and brand advocacy. Our loyalty system is for all orders, including table ordering, delivery, or collection of food and drink.

2. Stock Control: Real-Time Inventory Management

Efficient stock control is essential for preventing stockouts and ensuring you always have the right products available. Our ePOS system provides real-time updates on inventory levels, allowing you to make informed decisions about restocking and minimising the risk of overstocking. This feature not only saves time but also helps in optimising your supply chain, reducing costs, and enhancing overall operational efficiency. Our system will also alert you when your stock is low and create a purchase order, saving you time in counting stock to get the inevitable, same result.

3. Table Ordering: Enhancing Customer Experience

For businesses in the hospitality industry, our ePOS system goes beyond the traditional point of sale. The table ordering feature allows customers to place orders directly from their tables, improving efficiency for both customers and staff. This streamlined process not only enhances the overall dining experience but also contributes to faster table turnover, increasing your restaurant’s capacity and revenue potential.

4. Collection/Delivery: Seamless Order Fulfillment

In the era of online ordering, our ePOS system seamlessly integrates collection and delivery services. Manage orders efficiently, keep track of delivery times, and provide customers with a smooth experience. The system ensures accurate order processing, reduces errors, and enhances customer satisfaction.

5. Special Deals and Promotions: Boosting Sales

Create excitement and drive sales with our ePOS system’s special deals and promotions feature. Easily set up and manage discounts, bundle offers, or time-limited promotions to attract new customers and encourage repeat business. The flexibility of this feature allows you to adapt your marketing strategy to changing market conditions. Our ePOS system makes it easy to create and manage promo codes and/or vouchers, allowing you to track the success of your promotions and adjust your marketing strategy accordingly. Stop wasting money on advertising and marketing that isn’t working, and quick!

6. Pre-Booking: Convenience for Your Customers

The ability to pre-book orders adds an extra layer of convenience for your customers. Whether for busy lunch hours or special events, our ePOS system allows customers to schedule and pre-pay for their orders, reducing wait times and ensuring a smooth transaction process. Pre-orders can be for table ordering, collection, and delivery.

7. Full Reporting: In-Depth Insights for Informed Decisions

Make data-driven decisions with our comprehensive reporting feature. Gain insights into best-selling items, identify non-performing products, and monitor stock levels effectively. The staff manager feature also provides transparency into order responsibilities, helping you track performance and ensure accountability.

8. Customer Accountability: Less complaints

Through the traditional ”take an order over the phone” scenario, we’ve all been there, whether you are the customer (I didn’t get my order) or the business owner (The customer didn’t order the food). Ultimately, as the owner of the business, whether you know the customer didn’t order or not, you have a choice.

1) Accept that the customer is wrong, but give them the food at our own expense
2) Stick to your guns, knowing you are correct, but risk reputational damage (regardless of whether you are actually at fault or not).

If customers book through your app/online ordering system, it will clearly show what the customer ACTUALLY ordered, and will subsequently result in fewer complaints. It will show that the customer is correct (or incorrect) and will result in you not wasting your time and/or money in replacing meals that weren’t your fault.

Final Thought:

There are many ePOS systems out there. Some are cheaper than others, simply because they’re not particularly comprehensive (some business owners don’t need all the additional things), and some will appear cheap until you want to do anything, and then the fees suddenly start piling up. With our ePOS system, it is a fixed amount, every month. There are no hidden fees, no additional costs, and a set amount, with no surprises. A good ePOS system is the backbone of your business.

For around £50 per month, our ePOS system is not just a transaction; it’s a strategic move towards accelerating your business. With features ranging from loyalty schemes to detailed reporting, our ePOS system is designed to enhance efficiency, boost customer satisfaction, and ultimately drive growth. Empower your business with the tools it deserves, and watch as it rises to new heights in the competitive market.

Just a few of our ePOS solutions…

8 Reasons You Need To Review Your Energy Bills!

Hello there, savvy business owners, today we’re going to demonstrate why you should review your energy!

We’re delving into a crucial aspect of your financial health—evaluating your energy bills. At Monopolising, we don’t JUST do energy, we also do merchant services (Card Readers), Business Insurance, Telecoms, and many other things, but today, we’re here to shed light on the top eight reasons why checking your energy bills, is a vital step for any business operating in the UK.

  1. Cost Savings: Let’s start with the most obvious benefit—saving money! Analysing your energy bills allows you to identify areas where you can trim unnecessary expenses and adopt energy-efficient practices. It’s a surefire way to reduce your overheads and boost your bottom line.
  2. Environmental Responsibility: Embracing energy efficiency is not only about saving £££’s, but also about embracing corporate social responsibility. By reducing your energy consumption and embracing sustainable energy sources, you’re doing your part to protect our beautiful planet.
  3. Legislative Compliance: The UK has stringent energy regulations and compliance requirements. Regularly evaluating your energy bills ensures you’re meeting these standards and avoiding potential penalties or fines for non-compliance.
  4. Better Budgeting: Understanding your energy usage patterns and costs allows you to create accurate budgets. Predictability is key to managing your finances effectively, and an informed budget ensures you allocate resources wisely across all aspects of your business.
  5. Energy Efficiency Grants and Incentives: Many organisations offer grants and incentives to businesses that adopt energy-efficient practices. By evaluating your energy bills, you can identify opportunities to qualify for these financial perks and support your business initiatives.
  6. Improved Energy Performance: Monitoring and evaluating your energy usage over time enables you to track your performance and make informed decisions to enhance efficiency. It’s a bit like a fitness tracker for your business, helping you reach peak energy efficiency.
  7. Enhanced Business Reputation: Operating as an energy-efficient business can bolster your reputation in the eyes of customers, partners, and stakeholders. It demonstrates your commitment to sustainability and responsible business practices, which can attract environmentally conscious clients.
  8. Future-Proofing Your Business: With the global shift towards sustainable practices, evaluating your energy bills positions your business for success in a changing landscape. Being ahead of the curve and adapting to eco-friendly approaches can give you a competitive edge in the marketplace.

So, review your energy bills today, it’s more than just a financial exercise, it’s a strategic move that impacts your finances, the environment, and your business’s future. So, roll up your sleeves, dig into those energy bills, and let’s build a brighter, greener, and create a more prosperous future for your business!

Disclaimer: The information provided in this post is for informational purposes only. Always conduct thorough research and seek professional advice before making any financial decisions.

Getting Your Commercial Energy Quote – just got easier!

We are here to help make things easier for your business, more efficient, and hopefully more cost-effective too!

Energy, both Gas and Electric is unfortunately something most of us need to run our business in some way.

We now have our own exclusive quoting tool to make sure that you are quoted fairly and to ensure that we can quote as accurately as possible.

Monopolising uses live data points so that when the correct MPAN and/or MPRN numbers are used, the guesswork is taken out of the equation.

This enables us to not only quote you correctly, but it also reduces the chances of any clawbacks from energy companies or any nasty surprises because the energy company suddenly hiked their prices due to you using less than you had predicted.

If it is your first time in your premises, then we will use what the previous tenants used over the past 12 months, failing that, you can use industry-standard averages to try and make sure you get the fairest deal.

Gas and Electric, regardless of who you are with, is the same quality, so why pay more? At Monopolising, you’ll get your own dedicated account manager to help you through any difficult times or to help answer any questions you may have.

Who Is ”Monopolising?” and what do they do?

Monopolising was set up after the hugely successful ‘Monopoly Insurance‘. Based in the heart of Andover, Monopolising has been set up by founder, Joel Kirby, Chris House and Adam Phillips.

We are a 1-stop shop for all businesses. Whether you are just starting up or whether you are an established business with multiple sites, we have solutions for you.

We can currently look at:

  • Business Insurance
  • Gas and Electric
  • Merchant Services
  • Accounting
  • Telecoms Services and Solutions
  • Business Apps (apps for your business)
  • Wealth and Tax Advice
  • Life and Business Protection
  • Call Answering
  • Pest Control
  • Social Media Support
  • …. and we’re adding new products each month!

Our Promise

Our promise to you is to provide the best customer service you can get. You will be allocated your own business manager, who you can contact whenever you need support.

Monopolising only work with partners who are industry leaders. We ensure their skill sets, customer service, and products have all been tested by ourselves first.

We do not advocate ”cheaper is better” we advocate getting the best deal, for the value of your money.

If there is not a need, want, or benefit, then we will not sell it to you. We won’t tie you up in long, drawn-out contracts.

We are a central hub for all businesses, that build and thrive on having meaningful relationships with your business.

For the 7500 customers we already have, we become part of their business, as an extension, to help resource, set up, and manage whatever amenity it is they need help and support with.

For a full list, head to our menu alternatively, head to ‘Services’ on the main menu and download our brochure!

If you’d like help or support – simply click here to get going!

Send Us a Copy Of Your Bill

This is all we need. We don’t advocate getting the business the cheapest deal. CHEAP doesn’t equal good quality, it doesn’t mean the best deal and more often or not, we find that businesses pay cheaper fees and often end up wasting money, not saving it.

We want to make sure you get the best deal for your money. We will ensure that you maximise your expenditure and that you’re not currently getting a terrible deal.

For us to do this – we need one thing… your bill.

Complete the form below and get in contact, we’ll get out industry expert to give you a call at the time specified – have your bill ready!

Remember, It’ll cost nothing to find out, but not finding out, could cost you a lot.

Monopolise Your Business!

It started with Monopoly Insurance and now Monopolising is live! We are here to help you save and make your business money.

How We Do Business:

We want you to have personal, professional support and help. Too often, statements are hard to read, contracts are confusing and as a consumer, it’s hard to understand what we are actually paying for. We make sure that every customer knows exactly what they have, what they’re paying for AND we ensure they have the right product.

Simply Complete this form, let us know what you’re interested in and we’ll get our industry expert to give you a call!

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LED Bulbs are not expensive, contrary to popular belief. The run at a far lower wattage but can provide far brighter light.

Sounds too good to be true right?! Not only this, but they last longer too.

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