Who Uses Shopify POS?

Brick & Mortar Retailers

What Is Shopify POS?

Shopify POS has the essential features you'd expect from a traditional POS plus the features you need for the future. Run your online and retail stores from one app, so you don't need to keep track of multiple inventories, catalogs, and payment systems. Customers and orders are synced across online and in-store, so offering local pickup, processing returns/exchanges, rewarding customers through loyalty programs, and selling gift cards anywhere is easy. Get the POS that gets your retail business.

Shopify POS Details

Shopify

http://www.shopify.com

Founded 2004

Shopify POS Software - Speed up checkout
Shopify POS Software - Make informed decisions
Shopify POS Software - Frictionless returns
Shopify POS Software - Offer local pickup
Shopify POS Software - Reward loyal customers
Shopify POS video
Play
Shopify POS Software - Speed up checkout - thumbnail
Shopify POS Software - Make informed decisions - thumbnail
Shopify POS Software - Frictionless returns - thumbnail
Shopify POS Software - Offer local pickup - thumbnail
Shopify POS Software - Reward loyal customers - thumbnail

Shopify POS pricing overview

See pricing plans

Shopify POS has a free version and offers a free trial.


Free Version

Yes

Free Trial

Yes

Shopify POS deployment and support

Support

  • Email/Help Desk
  • FAQs/Forum
  • Knowledge Base Software
  • Phone Support
  • 24/7 (Live rep)
  • Chat

Deployment

  • Cloud, SaaS, Web-based
  • Mac (Desktop)
  • Android (Mobile)
  • iPhone (Mobile)
  • iPad (Mobile)

Training Software

  • Documentation
  • Videos

Shopify POS Features

  • API
  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning
  • Barcode Recognition
  • Billing & Invoicing
  • Cost Tracking
  • Customer Database
  • Customizable Reports
  • Data Synchronization
  • Forecasting
  • Inventory Auditing
  • Inventory Control Software
  • Inventory Management Software
  • Inventory Optimization Software
  • Inventory Replenishment
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Invoice Management
  • Kitting
  • Manufacturing Inventory Management Software
  • Mobile Access
  • Multi-Channel Management
  • Multi-Currency
  • Multi-Location
  • Order Management Software
  • Order Tracking
  • Point of Sale (POS)
  • Product Identification
  • Purchase Order Management
  • Purchasing & Receiving
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Real-time Updates
  • Reorder Management
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Reporting/Analytics
  • Retail Inventory Management Software
  • Returns Management
  • Sales Orders
  • Sales Reports
  • Search/Filter
  • Shipping Management
  • Status Tracking
  • Stock Management
  • Supplier Management
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Vendor Managed Inventory
  • Warehouse Management Software
  • eCommerce Management

View full list of Inventory Management Software

  • ACH Payment Processing
  • API
  • Accounting Integration
  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning
  • CRM Software
  • Cash Management
  • Cash Transactions
  • Check Processing
  • Compliance Management
  • Contactless NFC
  • Credit Card Management
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Customer Database
  • Customizable Branding
  • Data Synchronization
  • Digital Signature Software
  • Discount Management
  • Electronic Payments
  • Electronic Signature
  • Fraud Detection
  • Gift Card Management
  • Inventory Management Software
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Invoice Management
  • Invoice Processing
  • Mobile Access
  • Mobile Card Reader
  • Multi-Currency
  • Multi-Location
  • Offline Access
  • Order Management Software
  • PCI Compliance Software
  • Point of Sale (POS)
  • Purchasing & Receiving
  • QuickBooks Integration
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Receipt Management
  • Recurring/Subscription Billing
  • Reminders
  • Remote Access/Control
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Returns Management
  • SSL Security
  • Sales Reports
  • Sales Tax Management
  • Sales Trend Analysis
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Transaction History
  • Transaction Monitoring
  • Visual Analytics

View full list of Mobile Credit Card Processing Software

  • API
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning
  • Barcode Recognition
  • Billing & Invoicing
  • CRM Software
  • Commission Management
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Customer Accounts
  • Customer Database
  • Customer History
  • Customizable Reports
  • Discount Management
  • Electronic Payments
  • Electronic Signature
  • Employee Management
  • Gift Card Management
  • Inventory Management Software
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Invoice Management
  • Layaway Management
  • Loyalty Program
  • Multi-Location
  • Offline Access
  • Order Management Software
  • Ordering Automation
  • Payment Processing Software
  • Point of Sale (POS)
  • Promotions Management
  • Purchase Order Management
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Real-time Updates
  • Receipt Management
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Restaurant POS Software
  • Retail Inventory Management Software
  • Retail POS
  • Returns Management
  • Sales Orders
  • Sales Reports
  • Sales Tax Management
  • Sales Trend Analysis
  • Stock Management
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Transaction History
  • eCommerce Management

View full list of Point of Sale Software

  • API
  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning
  • CRM Software
  • Commission Management
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Customer Database
  • Customer History
  • Customizable Reports
  • Data Synchronization
  • Discount Management
  • Electronic Payments
  • Email Marketing Software
  • Employee Management
  • For Retail
  • Forecasting
  • Gift Card Management
  • Inventory Management Software
  • Inventory Optimization Software
  • Inventory Replenishment
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Loyalty Program
  • Mail Order
  • Merchandise Management
  • Multi-Currency
  • Multi-Location
  • Offline Access
  • Order Management Software
  • Point of Sale (POS)
  • Promotions Management
  • Purchase Order Management
  • Real Time Analytics
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Monitoring
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Real-time Updates
  • Receipt Management
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Reporting/Analytics
  • Retail Inventory Management Software
  • Returns Management
  • Sales Orders
  • Sales Reports
  • Sales Trend Analysis
  • Shipping Management
  • Stock Management
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Warehouse Management Software
  • eCommerce Management

View full list of Retail Management Systems Software

  • API
  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning
  • Barcode Recognition
  • Billing & Invoicing
  • Cash Management
  • Commission Management
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Customer Database
  • Customer History
  • Customizable Reports
  • Data Import/Export
  • Data Synchronization
  • Discount Management
  • Electronic Payments
  • Electronic Signature
  • Email Marketing Software
  • Employee Management
  • Gift Card Management
  • Inventory Management Software
  • Inventory Replenishment
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Loyalty Program
  • Multi-Currency
  • Multi-Location
  • Order Management Software
  • Point of Sale (POS)
  • Price / Margin Management
  • Pricing Management
  • Product Catalog
  • Promotions Management
  • Purchase Order Management
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Real-time Updates
  • Receipt Management
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Retail Inventory Management Software
  • Retail Management
  • Returns Management
  • Returns Tracking
  • Sales Reports
  • Sales Tax Management
  • Sales Trend Analysis
  • Stock Management
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Touch Screen
  • Transaction History
  • eCommerce Management

View full list of Retail POS System Software

  • Automatic Reset
  • Browsing Restrictions
  • Data Synchronization
  • Mobile Device Management Software
  • Offline Access
  • Point of Sale (POS)
  • Remote Access/Control
  • Self Check-in/Check-out
  • Self Ordering
  • Surveys & Feedback
  • Timeout

View full list of iPad Kiosk Software

  • API
  • Access Controls/Permissions
  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Dashboard
  • Bar POS Software
  • Barcode / Ticket Scanning
  • Barcode Recognition
  • CRM Software
  • Cash Management
  • Clock In / Out
  • Commission Management
  • Credit Card Processing
  • Customer Accounts
  • Customer Database
  • Customer History
  • Customizable Reports
  • Data Import/Export
  • Discount Management
  • Electronic Payments
  • Employee Management
  • Gift Card Management
  • Inventory Management Software
  • Inventory Tracking
  • Loyalty Program
  • Multi-Location
  • Offline Access
  • Order Management Software
  • Partial Payments
  • Point of Sale (POS)
  • Pricing Management
  • Promotions Management
  • Purchase Order Management
  • Real Time Data
  • Real Time Reporting
  • Real-time Updates
  • Receipt Management
  • Reporting & Statistics
  • Restaurant POS Software
  • Retail Inventory Management Software
  • Returns Management
  • Returns Tracking
  • SSL Security
  • Sales Reports
  • Sales Tax Management
  • Sales Trend Analysis
  • Stock Management
  • Third Party Integrations
  • Time Clock Software
  • Transaction History
  • eCommerce Management

View full list of iPad POS Software

Shopify POS Alternatives

More Shopify POS alternatives

Shopify POS Reviews

Read all reviews

Overall rating

4.6/5

Average score

Ease of Use 4.6
Customer Service Software 4.6
Features 4.4
Value for Money 4.5

Review software

Share your experiences with other software buyers.

Write a Review!
Kaden B.
Business Owner
Retail, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support Software
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2019-09-21

"Revolutionized My Business"

Comments: Awesome. They’ve changed our business to one that was making $500 a month to one that has quadrupled in size in just a year.

Pros: I have been so impressed with everything that Shopify offers. Their reporting, different integrations, website building, all of it is so impressive.

Cons: I haven’t found anything that I don’t like about Shopify. I’ve been very impressed with them from the beginning.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2019-09-21
Maile U.
Owner
Consumer Goods, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    4 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support Software
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    8/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-02-09

"Mostly good"

Comments: Despite the minor flaws, I still use Shopify POS because it is the easiest POS solution for my business. The pricing is fine as well.

Pros: The Shopify POS is linked to my product list, which makes it easy to select which product(s) shoppers are buying.

Cons: It was hard to set a temporary sales tax. I live in Oregon where we don't have a sales tax, but sometimes travel to other states for conventions or shows. While at the show I need a way to set a location-based temporary sales tax and at the same time allow my online customers to check out without any sales tax. That was surprisingly hard to do last time I used Shopify POS. It's possible the problem has been fixed by now... I haven't used it since before the pandemic started.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-02-09
Jessica R.
CEO
Retail, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support Software
    Unrated
  • Value for Money
    Unrated
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    10/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-04-22

"Great POS system for businesses"

Comments: Overall this is very convenient to use and i love how it integrates directly with shopify!

Pros: It seamlessly integrates with Shopify making it very convenient to view my transactions whenever i make sales outside of shopify.

Cons: I had some instances when using card processor sometimes it doesn't want to accept payments and i would have to enter the order in manually

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-04-22
Diana K.
Owner
Retail, Self Employed
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
  • Overall Rating
    3 /5
  • Ease of Use
    3 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    4 /5
  • Customer Support Software
    3 /5
  • Value for Money
    3 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    6/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-05-25

"Having a tough time getting it to work"

Comments: Once I can get it all set up and functional I think I'll be really happy, but so far I'm struggling with implementation.

Pros: I really like that the POS integrates with my website and I can't oversell anything. I like that it's the same company as my website and I don't have to manage multiple interfaces.

Cons: I have had nothing but issues with the hardware and multiple chats with customer service to try and resolve. I also really don't like the new interface. There is so much additional clicking around to finish a sale, it's awful.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-05-25
Clifton G.
Owner
Sports, 2-10 Employees
Used the Software for: 6-12 months
  • Overall Rating
    5 /5
  • Ease of Use
    5 /5
  • Features & Functionality
    5 /5
  • Customer Support Software
    5 /5
  • Value for Money
    5 /5
  • Likelihood to Recommend
    9/10
  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-06-15

"Shopify - great solution for our Yoga Studio"

Comments: It was a GREAT experience for all. The Local vendor could monitor all sales easily.

Pros: We partnered with a local vendor to sell retail items at our Yoga Studio. This option enabled us to carry a larger selection of items without having to manage or pay for the inventory. Shopify enable us to handle the POS plus the inventory management. It's ability to show images and bar codes made training the Front Desk staff simple.

Cons: It was another software solution for our Front Desk staff.... BUT it reduced our losses in Retail,,, actually we made money in Retail with out the costs.

  • Reviewer Source 
  • Reviewed on 2021-06-15