Today Groupon ( www.groupon.com) (NASDAQ: GRPN) announced major additions to its free Breadcrumb POS ( breadcrumb.groupon.com) iPad point-of-sale app that provide the most popular types of local businesses with a pre-built, customizable experience adapted to their specific industry. With Breadcrumb POS v.1.2, hair and nail salons, spas, studios, wine bars, cafes and retail establishments now have their own point-of-sale experience designed for their unique merchant environments.
Thousands of Menu Items to Load or Choose From - Breadcrumb POS comes with seven preloaded menus and inventory lists for the most popular types of local businesses, enabling merchants to start running their systems within minutes; merchants can also now add, scroll and search thousands of menu items. (Photo: Business Wire)
Launched in May 2013, Breadcrumb POS delivers highly-relevant features for a broad range of merchants, including: the ability to use pre-loaded menus and inventory lists, process offline transactions, scan and redeem Groupon vouchers, track deal performance, add custom item modifiers and more. As a result of the 1.2 updates, Groupon now has a point-of-sale solution for every type of local business. These offerings include:
- Breadcrumb POS for Salons/Spas: https://breadcrumb.groupon.com/pos/spa
- Breadcrumb POS for Quick-Service Cafes/Bars: https://breadcrumb.groupon.com/pos/cafe
- Breadcrumb POS for Studios/Retail: https://breadcrumb.groupon.com/pos/retail
- Breadcrumb PRO for Restaurants/Bars: https://breadcrumb.groupon.com/pro
“Groupon has worked with several hundred thousand local businesses around the world and through these relationships they’ve told us they want a point-of-sale that is specific to their type of business,” said Mihir Shah, VP, Merchant OS. “Breadcrumb POS is free, easy to use, designed for seven of the most popular types of local businesses and comes with one of the most competitive payment processing plans in the United States.”