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Saviours of the high street: Three reasons Generation Z are set to spark a retail renaissance

Stories in the media don’t paint a rosy picture for high street retailers, with skyrocketing rents, business rates and staffing costs making it increasingly expensive to run a bricks-and-mortar store. At the same time, consumers have been ditching the high street for online shopping.

November 4, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Handling Hotel 'No Shows'

We receive many questions about charging no-shows from our hotel clients, so here’s some points to consider...



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October 29, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Making your staff mobile

People buy from people. So, service can make or break a sale. As more and more of our customers roll out mPOS in their stores, they are finding that making staff mobile has implications for service and training.  ..



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October 16, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Pre-authorisations explained

  The T&E industry has many special provisions related to payment card acceptance not available to general retail. Taking pre-authorisations, topping up authorisations or applying charges to a card after the guest has departed are just three examples. We answer the most frequently asked questions about pre-authorisations...



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October 15, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Preparing for the peaks

No sooner is summer over, Black Friday, Cyber Monday and Christmas seem to be around the corner. So, how can retailers prepare for the peaks of peak trading?  ..



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September 27, 2019 at 1:00 PM

How mPOS helps facilitate omni-channel

On the face of it, retail is a simple business. It’s about having the right goods at the right time, in the right place and at the right price for customers to buy. Yet in practice, retail is anything but simple. And with the changes to stores, technology and customer buying habits, it’s become even less so.  ..



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September 20, 2019 at 1:00 PM

10 ways to integrate mPOS into your business

Too often technology solutions are big on technology and small on solutions. Or they are solutions to non-existent problems. PXP Financial has helped many retailers roll out mPOS in-store with our remotely deployed plug and play solution. Below are ten ways that store-based retailers can integrate mPOS into their businesses...



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September 13, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Supporting our customers at peak periods

Seasonal peaks are getting steeper and closer together. Customers often ask us about PXP Financial’s capacity planning and what support we provide at peak trading times, so here goes…  ..



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September 6, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Everything you wanted to know about chargebacks

Chargebacks are a bit of a dark art — or least they have that reputation. There’s the terminology, the timelines and the behind-the-scenes back and forth between acquirers and issuers. It can be confusing, so we thought it would be worthwhile outlining the basics...



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August 9, 2019 at 1:00 PM

10 top tips for hotels and cruise lines to prevent chargebacks

No business can wholly eliminate chargebacks. However, prevention is often better, simpler and cheaper than cure. Have a look at our 10 top prevention tips below, especially for the hotel and cruise industries...



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July 30, 2019 at 3:00 PM