What’s new in Vend: August

As the holiday season draws nearer, we’ve got some exciting updates to get you started on the right foot. See what’s new in Vend this month.


Vend + Paymentsense: Now available in the UK and Ireland — We’re excited to announce that Vend retailers in the UK and Ireland can now use Paymentsense to accept payments on iPad, Mac or PC. Vend and Paymentsense work together to accept payments quickly and easily, and bring shoppers a seamless checkout experience. Find out more.


Vend + Yoco: Now available in South Africa Vend retailers in South Africa can now use Yoco to accept payments on iPad. Yoco connects with Vend on iPad to accept chip, swipe — and soon — contactless payments, letting shoppers pay how they choose to. Whether your retail client is growing or established, Yoco is flexible to suit their business needs — with no lock-in contracts or monthly rental fees. Find out more.


Vend Register iOS version 2.5.12we’ve released iOS version 2.5.12 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • The ability to remove a single tax where multiple taxes are applied to a sale.
  • Support for using barcode scanners in iOS mode on the Dashboard.


Changes to Sell screen search barbased on feedback from retailers like you, we’ve made changes to the Sell screen search bar. The product and customer search bars are separated into two with the customer search bar on the right of the Sell screen. It’s now possible to search for variants in the product search bar, and search results display up to 30 products.


Have your gift cards ready for the holiday sales frenzies it may be September, but the holiday rush is creeping closer! Gift cards are a retail must-have for the holiday sales frenzies, so it’s important to stock up now. Order gift cards from vendgiftcards.com using promo code ‘HOLIDAYCARD2017’ to get 20% off your purchase!


And, check the blog next week for another exciting Vend update. We’re always looking for ways to help retailers save time and make painful admin tasks smoother — so we’ve got something ready to get you prepared for the holiday sales frenzies! Stay tuned.

About Ashley Gilgrist

Ashley looks after product marketing at Vend — working hard to bring exciting product launches to retailers around the globe. When she’s not busy talking all-things-Vend, Ashley also has a love of tea, candle-crafting, binge-watching, and hiking the pointy peaks of New Zealand.