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Promotions, Vend's new discouting tool.

Boost revenue with Promotions, Vend’s easy-to-use discounting tool. Entice new customers or reward longstanding ones. Set up promotions by time or date range, target specific customers and outlets, and run individual or blanket product offers. Save time with promotion rules that automatically update to include new products, customers and outlets as they’re added in Vend. Basic promotion tools are available with all plans. Advanced promotion tools are available with Advanced and Multi-Outlet plans. Find out more.

November 2017

New

Vend’s first step into AI.

Vend is taking its first step into AI with Dott. Dott is just that — a friendly dot (neither male nor female) — aiming to help retailers make better decisions about their stores and what to do next to grow. Dott will give retailers personalized suggestions based on data from their store and thousands of other Vend retailers. Learn more about our plans to unlock the benefits of AI for retailers.

Update

Register closure reminder on the Sell screen.

In order to improve reporting and avoid problems with account reconciliation, retailers who haven’t closed their register in over 24 hours will receive a friendly register closure reminder on the Sell screen. The reminder will not disrupt open sales, and it’s possible to easily dismiss the reminder by clicking ‘Start Selling Anyway’.

Update

Vend POS app release: iOS version 2.6.

We’ve released iOS version 2.6 of the Vend POS app, which includes:

  • Performance enhancements for increased speed at checkout
  • Fixed connectivity issues with Star printers
Please ensure to update to the latest iOS version of Vend POS to get the latest performance and stability improvements!

October 2017

New

CommBank payments integration available to retailers in Australia.

Australian retailers using CommBank’s Albert will now be able to connect directly with Vend - on iPad, Mac or PC - for a best-in-class POS and payments solution. Offer faster, more secure transactions, and create a memorable customer experience with every purchase. Find out more.

New

Square payments integration available to retailers in Canada.

Retailers in Canada can now also use Square payments to accept any way customers wish to pay in-store, and give shoppers a seamless checkout experience they'll love. The integration is already available to retailers in the UK, USA, Australia and Japan. Find out more.

Update

Minor changes to Vend's web Sell screen.

We’ve made some minor changes to receipts and the look of Vend’s Sell screen:

  • Sell screen adjustments: products with lengthy names will now wrap nicely in a line item at the point of sale, instead of being truncated with “...”. We’ve also enlarged some fonts to make the sales process clearer at checkout.
  • ...more
  • Receipt changes: printed receipts have had minor font changes for added clarity. We’ve also enlarged and improved the look of email receipts!
  • Customer groups: when adding a customer to a sale in Vend, the customer will now be labelled with the Customer Group they belong to.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.14.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.14 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • Vend Register now supports iOS 11.
  • Faster loading and sync times on older iPads

September 2017

Update

Home Dashboard refresh.

We've updated the Home Dashboard in Vend with a fresh new look. Plus, we've added:

  • Retail Metrics: view your Retail Dashboard metrics right from the Home Dashboard, and customize which graphs appear.
  • ...more
  • Top Sales People: if you have Advanced Reporting, you now have access to a graph of your top sales people on your Home Dashboard.
  • Top Products Sold: this graph has been updated with a fresh new look, with the added ability to view top products sold by revenue, in addition to quantity sold.
  • Please note: The Home Dashboard aligns with the role permissions you’ve set in Vend. Your staff will only be allowed to see metrics you currently allow them to view in Vend.

August 2017

New

Perform inventory counts in Vend with iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad.

Introducing Scanner by Vend — our free barcode scanning app that makes inventory counts a breeze! The app — previously known as Counter — integrates seamlessly with Vend, letting you perform on-the-go counts using your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. No additional hardware required. ...more

Counts, product details and stock levels directly sync between Scanner and Vend POS, helping you save time and reduce human errors when performing inventory counts. Find out more.

New

New Tax Report.

Simplify your tax reporting and easily view:

  • A breakdown of tax collected from sales
  • Sales revenue attributed to different tax codes, and
  • Any sales revenue that’s tax exempt
...more

Please note: Tax Report figures will be recorded from September 1st 2017 onwards.

You still need to define the correct tax rates for your products in Vend. Our Tax Report is based on the tax rates set up by your store. Find out more.

New

Yoco payments integration available to retailers in South Africa.

Vend retailers in South Africa can now use Yoco to accept payments on iPad. Yoco connects with Vend Register App to accept chip, swipe and - soon - contactless payments, letting customers choose how they want to pay.

Whether you’re a growing or advanced retailer, Yoco is designed to suit your business needs, with no lock-in contracts or monthly rental fees. Find out more.

New

Paymentsense integration available to retailers in the UK and Ireland.

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 provide customers with a great checkout experience. Find out more.

Update

Changes to Vend’s Sell screen on Mac or PC.

Based on feedback from retailers like you, we’ve made changes to Vend’s Sell screen search bar for Mac and PC, to make selling with Vend even faster. Here’s what’s changed:

  • Product search and customer search are now split into two separate search bars
  • ...more
  • The location of the product search bar remains unchanged with the customer search bar on the right of the Sell screen above Sales Totals
  • It’s now possible to search for variants in the product search bar
  • Product search results display 30 products instead of 10
  • Find out more about Vend’s Sell screen for Mac or PC.

July 2017

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.11.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.11 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • Choice to receive alerts when an in-progress sale will result in negative stock
  • Ability to print a customer’s address on receipts

New

Square payments integration available to UK customers.

Our partnership with Square has extended to the UK. Now, retailers across the UK, USA and Australia can use Square payments to accept any way customers wish to pay in-store, and give shoppers a seamless checkout experience they’ll love. Enjoy a fixed rate regardless of transaction type, and see the money in your bank account within two business days. Find out more.

Update

Issue store credit manually without a sales return.

Reward customers and staff on-the-spot by gifting store credit manually — no sales return required! Please note: if you’re using Xero, you’ll need to set the correct mappings before issuing manual store credit in-store. Find out more.

New

Alerts for sales that will result in negative stock.

You can now turn on alerts for in-progress sales that will result in negative stock levels. When enabled, a dismissable warning will appear if an out-of-stock item is added to a sale. Find out more.

Update

Historical Inventory Reporting.

To help buying decisions, and ensure data is always at hand when needed, we’ve updated our inventory reports to allow you to look back at stock levels and values from April 1, 2017 onwards. Have your stock information backed up for scenarios like missed inventory count deadlines, or claiming insurance for a robbery. Please note: we recommend saving any records before April 1, 2017 just in case they’re needed. ...more

Retailers using integrations or third party add-ons that sync with Vend inventory do not currently have access to Historical Inventory Reporting. We will send an additional update when this becomes available.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.10.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.10 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • Allowance for partial payments via Loyalty.
  • ...more
  • App extension support for 3rd party apps like ThirdShelf & Collect.
  • A bug fix where Quick Key folders would close unexpectedly.
  • A bug fix where incorrect prices would appear on parked, on-account or returned sales.
  • A bug fix where Store Credit was appearing incorrectly on receipts.
  • A bug fix that caused duplicate receipt numbers.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.8.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.8 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • Changes to adding and editing a customer — you can now enter and view additional customer details including physical address, date of birth, and your own customized fields.
  • ...more
  • A fixed bug where some Pricebook rules weren’t being applied if an item was scanned into the Vend Register app.
  • An update to Socket Mobile’s latest SDK, to resolve crashing issues that happened in certain instances.

May 2017

Update

Verify your email address to get help faster.

Get identified faster and given priority when you contact our Support team by verifiying your email address. It's easy! Simply head to your user account details, and click Send Verification Email. We'll email you the verification link. Then you just need to open the email and click the link! Find out more.

Fix

Fix to consignments in Stock Control.

It’s now possible to filter consignments by sent or received status using the datepicker on the Stock Control page.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.7.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.7 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • A fixed PayPal issue around invoice number duplicates.
  • ...more
  • A fixed issue where in some cases mPop scanners weren’t working.

Update

Simplified searches on the Customers page.

To make searching for customers easier, we’ve enhanced search functionality on the Customers page, as well as added location filters and a datepicker. You can now also view all customer details (including Store Credit balances) from one place. Find out more about customers and loyalty in Vend.

Update

Simplified bulk product uploads.

You no longer need the SKU or handle when uploading products using a CSV file. And, if you import a CSV with unrecognised column names, Vend will try to match these with expected ones. If essential information is still missing, you can download your CSV file with updated headings and re-upload it when fixed. Find out more.

Update

Update to how you view product details.

We've made some changes to how you view product information. The 'Product History' section only shows changes made to product details, like edits to the name or price. All inventory movements can now be found in the Inventory Movements View. See movements for each individual product as well as its variants, and easily identify potential reasons for discrepancies with our new, easy-to-interpret view. Find out more.

Update

Sales syncing error notification.

A red notification will now appear in the menu bar if there are any errored sales, as well as the option to sync any offline sales, if required.

April 2017

New

Verifone payment integration now available for New Zealand retailers.

If you’re using Verifone as your payment provider you can now integrate Verifone with Vend. Here’s how to set it up.

New

Smartpay payments integration now on Mac and PC for New Zealand retailers.

If you’re using a Mac or PC device, you can now integrate Smartpay with Vend so sales totals flow directly from Vend to your card reader. This will remove the need for double entry and manual end-of-day reconciliation, and reduce the risk of human error.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.6.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.6 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • No longer allowing returns for sales with gift cards.
  • ...more
  • Fixed receipt issues around footer image dimensions, and All Receipts QR codes.
  • Only displaying Star Printers that are compatible with the Vend Register app.
  • Disabling the ability to undo the previous payment by default.
  • Displaying product variant information in Sales History.

Update

Faster searches on the Sell screen.

To make selling with Vend even better, we’re making some under-the-hood changes so searching and selling on the Sell screen is speedier. These changes will affect how you’re able to operate in Offline Mode. You’ll no longer be able to search for products or customers by name when offline. You can still detect products with a barcode scanner, by typing in SKUs or Customer IDs, or by using Quick Keys. Find out more.

Fix

Fix to On-Account Sales posting to Xero.

We fixed a bug with On-Account Sales not posting to Xero, which occurred when the cash amount was not exactly the same as the sale amount.

Fix

Fix to product CSV imports.

Previously, all product CSV imports were shown to be made by the primary admin. Now product CSV imports will be assigned to the correct user when viewing Product History. Watch our video playlist on using CSVs in Vend.

New

We’ve revamped our Shopify integration.

Firstly, we’ve just released multi-outlet inventory in Shopify, allowing you to easily combine and sync inventory from multiple physical outlets and warehouses to sell on your Shopify store. And, we’ve made a bunch of experiential updates so selling with Vend + Shopify is even better. Find out more.

March 2017

Update

Update to customer CSV imports.

When creating new customers by CSV file, an empty ’customer_code’ column is no longer required.

Update

Update to loyalty in product CSV exports.

Product CSVs now include the default loyalty earned for each product, where before loyalty was only showen if it was a customized value.

Update

Enhancement to Stock Control.

The user that created a stock order, transfer, or return, is now displayed under "Created by". Find out more about stock orders and returns in Vend or watch our Stock Control video playlist.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.4.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.4 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • Smaller barcode printing to reduce the amount of space used on receipts.
  • ...more
  • Added support for the Epson TM-T20 printer.
  • A fixed linking issue with the Star TSP650II Bluetooth printer.

Update

Customer contact details now included in customer sales reports.

It’s now possible to include customer group, email and phone details when running a customer sales report! Reports can be segmented based on products and sales to target particular customers, which can be extracted from Vend to use in your marketing campaigns.

Fix

Bug fix that occurred while editing products.

We fixed a bug that in some instances caused loss of data while editing products.

Fix

Bug fix: Advanced User Permissions.

Roles that were not given permission to ’Edit sales via the sales ledger’ also had their permission for ’Apply a refund’ taken away. This bug has now been fixed, so users can still apply refunds without editing sales in the Sales Ledger. Find out more about Advanced User Permissions.

Update

Improved line item visibility on the Sell screen.

Previously, locked line items were greyed out and difficult to view. We’ve improved locked line item visibility when making a sale, so you can easily identify products.

February 2017

Update

Supplier codes now included in search bar on Products page.

It’s now possible to search products by supplier code in the search bar when on the Products page.

Fix

Bug fix for Inventory Count updates to stock.

In some instances, inventory updates for a completed Inventory Count would stall, or not take effect - this is now resolved.

Fix

Bug fix that was causing lost sales data.

For some retailers, an error was occurring where sales data would be lost when the same product was added and removed from a sale. This has now been fixed.

Update

View Store Credit balance when exporting customer data.

When you export customer data as a CSV, their Store Credit balances will now be displayed.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.3.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.3 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • A bug fix to switching users in-app

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.2.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.2 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • Changes to adding and editing a customer — you can now enter and view additional customer details including physical address, date of birth, and your own customized fields.
  • ...more
  • A fixed bug where SumUp payments would crash when a sale was put On Account.
  • A fixed issue that caused Vend to crash in some instances while printing.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.1.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5.1 of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • A fixed bug that occurred when using Epson printer drawers.
  • ...more
  • A fixed bug that was preventing some registers from being closed.
  • iZettle’s SDK was updated to the latest version (please update your Vend Register app if you’re unable to trade using iZettle).
  • A fixed bug where Square payments was showing all payment types instead of just card payments.
  • Some bug fixes that were occurring while printing receipts from Vend.

Update

Search for users faster.

With our new user search bar, users can now be found even faster on the User screen. Plus we’ve added a user switching window to the new Sell screen.

Update

Totals of all payments now in register closures.

The sum of all payments are now visible as totals at the bottom of the register closure screen. If you have cash management enabled, it will also be included within this view.

Update

Switch outlets or registers with ease.

Instead of resetting your data, you can now switch an outlet or register in one simple, speedy click from the navigation bar. Find out more.

January 2017

Update

Updates to the Xero integration.

Invoice dates are now recorded in Xero when a supplier order is fully received, rather than the date when the order was created. Find out more.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.5.

We’ve released iOS version 2.5. of the Vend Register app, which includes:

  • Changes to adding and editing a customer, you can now enter and view additional customer details including physical address, date of birth, and your own customized fields.
  • ...more
  • Support for over 10 Star printers, including their latest bluetooth and wireless printers.
  • Support for Star Cloud Services. Get the most our of your Star printer by utilizing services like digital receipts, customer engagement, and more.
  • Gift card expiry display: if you have gift card expiry enabled for your gift cards, card expiry dates will now appear in-app.
  • Support for Star Cloud Services. Get the most our of your Star printer by utilizing services like digital receipts, customer engagement, and more.
  • Bug fixes! We've swatted away a ton of bugs too, to make selling with Vend even smoother.

Update

SKU visibility in product searches on new Sell screen.

Retailers using the new Sell screen will now be able to view SKUs while searching for products, to align with product searches on the old Sell screen. Find out more about the new Sell screen.

Update

Pay off a customer’s balance with Store Credit.

You can now pay off a customer's balance using Store Credit. Simply select Store Credit as the payment type when a balance is being paid.

Update

Stock received now defaults to zero.

When receiving stock, the default number next to a product is zero to incentivize best practice — counting the stock that's been received! It's still possible to 'Mark All Received' where this is not necessary. Find out more.

Update

Add a product variant as a Quick Key.

Before, it was only possible to select product variants from a pop-up window (after selecting the primary product) on the new Sell screen. Now you can add a product variant as a Quick Key for speedy selection of popular product variants!

Fix

Shopify product publishing fix.

When a product was unpublished then republished in Vend, duplicate products were created in Shopify. That doesn’t happen anymore. You’re safe from the army of duplicates.

December 2016

Fix

Bug fixes and refreshes.

We fixed a bug around updating past sales, including treatment of Store Credit and Gift Cards. We’ve preserved sales data for obsolete payment types. We now have better support for non-dollar sign currencies on-screen. And, the Customer Groups screen has had a visual refresh.

New

Click & Collect available for Vend Ecommerce.

With Click & Collect, you can let customers buy items online and pick them up in-store at their own convenience — find out why it’s important to have in your store. See the Help Center article or watch our video to get set up with Click & Collect.

Update

Improvements to Shopify and Vend Ecommerce.

There’s been some improvements to our Shopify integration: we’ve improved the syncing of inactive products and the ascribing of sales to anonymous Shopify customers. We also made improvements to Vend Ecommerce confirmation emails.

November 2016

Fix

Fix for PayPal refunds in iOS.

There’s been a fix to PayPal Here refunds in iOS.

Update

Improvements to Shopify and Vend Ecommerce.

Changes to product tags in Vend now sync through to Vend Ecommerce. And, we resolved a Shopify product sync issue that occurred when product prices were set to 3 decimal places.

Update

Improvements to Sell screen speed.

We made some usability improvements to make selling with Vend speedier. In other words: the Sell screen is even faster now. Huzzah!

October 2016

New

Square payments integration available to USA customers.

Vend and Square are now working together in the USA, to bring retailers flexible, world-class payments. The integration will allow you to sell more of your profitable products, easily manage multiple stores and channels, and accept every way your customers want to pay. Find out more and see how to set up the integration.

Update

Updates to Advanced User Permissions.

Since we released Advanced User Permissions, you asked, and we listened! We’ve added two new customizable permissions for user roles, so you can beef up security even more in-store.

    ...more
  • 'Create or edit a product' — you can now decide if cashiers or managers are able to add or edit a product in Vend.
  • 'Export customer list' — it’s now possible to prevent managers from exporting a customer list as a CSV file.

New

New Store Credit report.

You can now access Store Credit reports to see the amount of Store Credit issued, redeemed, and outstanding for overall sales and individual customers. Find out more.

Update

It’s possible to add a Gift Card expiry date.

If your store expires Gift Cards, it’s now possible to add an expiry date in Vend so outdated Gift Cards don’t slip in under the radar — with Gift Card expiry dates posting through to Xero. Find out more.

Update

Gift Card improvements.

We’ve improved Gift Card Reporting, so you can now click through to sales linked to gift card purchases or redemptions. And when a gift card is scanned in the Sell screen, it’s now possible to see a historical list of the gift card’s transactions. Find out more.

Update

Better insights for Vend Ecommerce.

Google Analytics codes in Vend Ecommerce now track through to the Thank You webpage, so you can get even better insights into conversion rates with Google Adwords spending. Find out more.

Update

Keyboard shortcuts available in new Sell screen.

The new Sell screen now supports keyboard shortcuts, to make selling even faster.

  • F4 — Transition from sale to the payment screen.
  • ...more
  • F5 — Park the current sale.
  • F6 — Navigate to Sales History.
  • F7 — Navigate to Open/Close Register.

September 2016

New

It’s now possible to issue gift receipts.

If a shopper is purchasing a gift for someone else, you can now issue them a gift receipt so it can be returned. A gift receipt excludes any payment or loyalty information. Find out more.

New

Get more control over what employees see and do in Vend.

You now have even more control over what your employees can see and do in Vend with Advanced User Permissions. Customize user roles to align with your store processes, keep your most sensitive information hidden and secure, and set up new users fast. See how you can increase security in your store, and set up Advanced User Permissions in Vend.

Update

Make partial payments with Store Credit and Loyalty.

It’s now possible to make partial payments on purchases using Store Credit or Loyalty. Just select Store Credit or Loyalty as the payment type, then continue making the sale with an alternative payment type.

Update

Email receipts for parked sales.

It’s now possible to email receipts for parked sales via Sales History. Find out more.

Fix

It’s now possible to dismiss Layby or On Account sales on the Sell screen.

Previously, it was only possible to exit an open Layby or On Account sale on the Sell screen by resetting your data, or continuing with payment on the sale. Now you can dismiss the sale when you need to.

New

Payment Express integration now available for UK customers.

A Payment Express integration is now available for Vend customers in the UK and Ireland. Payment Express links Vend with all major UK banks, allowing you to accept payments without switching banks or changing your existing processing rates. ...more Payment Express also works with leading global payment processor First Data Merchant Services, where Vend customers can benefit from preferential rates. Whether you’re using Vend on iPad or on a Mac or PC, Payment Express lets you accept payments in a variety of ways on a wide range of new generation Ingenico terminals, no matter if your shoppers want to swipe, tap, use a chip card or even pay with mobile wallets like Apple Pay. If you’re using Vend Ecommerce, you’ll also be able to accept payments via Payment Express. Payment Express is at the forefront of payment security and compliance, ensuring your business is secure from breaches at all times.

August 2016

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.2.4.

We’ve released iOS version 2.2.4 of the Vend Register app, which includes improvements to user access, bug fixes and some performance fine-tuning:

  • Fixes to Loyalty on iPad.
  • ...more
  • A resolved issue with Payment Express transactions.
  • Fixes to Tyro integration where refunds weren’t printing.
  • Support for the new iZettle card reader.

Fix

Fix to receipt logos.

Logos were not printing on receipts when the new Sell screen was used for the first time. This is fixed now, so you can print receipts with peace of mind (and logos).

Update

View a customer’s sales history from the Customer screen.

It’s now possible to dig into what each individual customer is buying! Simply select the customer you’d like to know more about, and click 'View sales history'. A list of their sales will appear in your Sales History. Find out more.

July 2016

New

Issue Store Credit instead of a refund.

Customer change their mind? Now, you’ll be able to offer Store Credit instead of a cash refund when an item is returned. Keep your shoppers coming back and don’t lose out on a sale! If you’re using Xero you’ll need to map your accounts before you enable Store Credit. Find out more.

New

Support for multiple timezones.

We’ve just added support for multiple timezones on the Multi-Outlet plan. Find out more.

New

Set cash rounding rules based on your country’s currency.

Cash rounding is here! You can now pick different rounding denominations and rules depending on your country’s currency. Round your cash payments without workarounds or tedious reconciliations. If you’re using Xero you’ll need to map your accounts before you enable cash rounding. Find out more.

Update

Ability to void Gift Cards.

It’s now possible to void Gift Cards when you need to do so. Just void the sale the Gift Card was issued in. See how.

April 2016

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.1.1.

We’ve released iOS version 2.1.1 of the Vend Register app, which includes improvements to user access, bug fixes and some performance fine-tuning:

  • Users in Vend can now be restricted to a chosen outlet or outlets.
  • ...more
  • You can define the behaviour of your Quick Key folders. Before, folders would always close after a product was selected, but now you can choose whether they stay open or close.
  • Loyalty balances are now updated to reflect the current sale in receipts.
  • If you have a large number of open on-account sales, we’ve improved in-app performance and addressed issues where the app would freeze because of this.
  • For those of you with Vantiv terminals, the payment information will now be included in the Vend sales receipts.
  • And lastly if you’re using PayPal, we’ve fixed a bug where processing manual payments would cause delays and freezing.

Update

Customer CSV import validation.

Just like with product CSVs, we’ve now got import validation for customer CSVs too. Any upload errors will be singled out and you’ll be notified immediately, so uploading bulk customer details will be a whole lot faster and easier! Find out more.

Update

Update to stock ordering email template.

We’re improved the email template that goes to suppliers when ordering stock. The clutter is cleared, and emails are now more consistent with your receipts. Find out more.

March 2016

Update

Improvements to Stock Control.

We’re rolling out some improvements to our Stock Control page. Value totals are now added to each individual stock order, transfer or return as well as overall page value totals. And you’ll now be able to quickly answer crucial inventory, accounting, and supply chain management questions at a glance, such as:

    ...more
    • What is the total value of all my stock on order from a given supplier?
    • What is the value of stock in transfer between my outlets?
    • How much did I spend on stock between January and March 2015?

NEW

We’ve revamped our integration with Xero.

We’ve rolled out the latest of our upgrades to the Xero integration, enabling cost-of-goods-sold (COGS) to post from Vend into Xero. You can now select to automatically sync your COGS when you close your register and they’ll be recognized when the goods are sold. ...more This means the costs for a product and the revenue from its sale will be recognized in the same period, giving you real-time visibility into your true profit and business performance. It’s now easier than ever to monitor your overall profit or loss in Xero. See what’s new.

February 2016

New

Adding products is even speedier with Quick Variant Setup.

Setting up your product variants just got a whole lot easier! Forget setting up variants one-by-one. Now, adding new products with variants can all be done on one page in a few easy steps. Find out more.

Update

Vend Register app release: iOS version 2.0.

We’ve released iOS version 2.0 of the Vend Register app. Customer and product search functions have been significantly improved, especially in cases where there is a high volume of products and customers. Vend now integrates with the Star Micronics mPOP all-in-one cash drawer and printer, and our interface now supports the large iPad Pro display. And you can now reprint a receipt without it being sent to a secondary printer.

January 2016

Update

Ability to add sequential numbers to stock orders and returns.

You’re now able to add a sequential number to stock orders and returns. This means it will be easier to find invoices, and give you a better view over your supply chain. Find out more.

Update

Improvements to adding products and product CSV imports.

We’ve made improvements to CSV imports, so uploads will no longer fail without a notification. To keep your inventory in good health we’ve removed the ability to add blank product types, suppliers, brands, and tags. Find out more.

Update

Updates to the new Sell screen.

It’s now possible to enable and disable images on Quick Keys, as well as view a product name while editing Quick Keys. And it’s now possible to expand sales in your Sales History. Find out more.

Update

Improvements to Vend Ecommerce.

You can now allow shoppers to provide special instructions for their order at checkout. We’ve also made it easier to add images to pages or a collection, added a phone number field to the checkout form, and made enhancements to the Order Summary page so you can now click directly through to sales or products. Find out more.

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