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What’s New in Vend – October

This has been an absolutely massive month for new features and improvements. Below are some of the things that have been improved in Vend, and a sneak peak at two new features coming up that’ll help our retailers do better business in the near future.

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Running Multiple Retail Locations: 7 Practical Tips to Do It Right

Congrats! Things are going great in your business. Your retail store is booming, you’re seeing a rising demand for your products in different cities, and your company is generating enough cash flow, opening up plenty of possibilities for growth. You’re now considering expanding to a second location to take your business to the next level. [...]

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This Week in Retail: Tactics to create advocates, ecommerce hacks to increase conversions and more

Hey there and welcome to another issue of This Week in Retail! Our roundup today covers various topics including customer service, ecommerce, social media, customer advocates, and brick-and-mortar retail. Whether you’re looking to gain more online and offline fans or need to improve your ecommerce strategy, the articles below will point you in the right direction. 1. [...]

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Vend’s customer support is now 24/7

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We’re super proud to announce that Vend’s award-winning customer support has gone global, and is now available to our retailers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week!

What’s New in Vend – October

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This has been an absolutely massive month for new features and improvements. Below are some of the things that have been improved in Vend, and a sneak peak at two new features coming up that’ll help our retailers do better business in the near future.

Feature QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor: Beth Damis

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Today is the big day at QuickBooks Connect, and we’ve got one more ProAdvisor to feature, Beth Damis, of Bookkeeping by Beth. Beth (and all the other Featured ProAdvisors are attending QB Connect, so give them a shout!

Vender of the Week: Vaho

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Who: Vaho Where: Brisbane, Australia Why we love Vaho: Vaho is a innovative company hell-bent on cleaning up the world, one recycled PVC advertising banner at a time. They take discarded banners in their wrinkled, dirtied and forgotten state, and apply generous amounts of love, hard work and vinegar to clean their acts up before turning [...]

Join us at Sleeter, 9-12 Nov, Las Vegas.

Sleeter Conference

Calling all QBO Proadvisors and Xero accounting professionals! Have you registered for the last, major accounting conference this year? Solutions14 Sleeter is fast approaching. Attend to keep your finger on the accounting world’s pulse and learn about all the tools and tactics that will help you improve your accounting practice. Sleeter draws more than 1000 attendees from the [...]

Collect’s Awesome Guide to Successful Customer Loyalty

Collect Rewards Guide to Loyalty Success

It’s no surprise that loyal, repeat customers are your best customers. Though they only make up 20% of your customer base, on average they generate around 70% of your revenue. Not only do loyal customers spend more, but loyal customers are more likely to refer their friends and family to your store, and more likely to respond [...]

Running Multiple Retail Locations: 7 Practical Tips to Do It Right

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Congrats! Things are going great in your business. Your retail store is booming, you’re seeing a rising demand for your products in different cities, and your company is generating enough cash flow, opening up plenty of possibilities for growth. You’re now considering expanding to a second location to take your business to the next level. [...]

Product types and cost of goods sold now available with Vend + QuickBooks Online integration

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Now Vend will sync daily sales totals by product type and cost of goods sold when you close your register.

Partner of the Month: CODAS Computers

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Who: CODAS Computers Where: Tasmania, Australia How did you get started? Codas started seven years ago with the aim of offering a complete solution service to both consumer and business customers. Codas has partnerships with many major brands of both hardware and software. Vend is a logical and important partner for us, being the leading cloud [...]

Featured QuickBooks ProAdvisor – Danetha Doe

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Hey Folks, This week we’re chatting with Danetha Doe, a QuickBooks Online ProAdvisor based out of Oakland, California. Danetha is one of the super active folks on the #QBOChat, and well, as a former NFL cheerleader she’s pretty active all-around. Let’s get her take on the ProAdvisor community and QuickBooks Connect! How long have you [...]