Month: January 2017

27th January, 2017

WHEN IS EPOS TRAINING ESSENTIAL?

EPoS training offers many benefits to your business and staff. For instance, if your employees are confident in what they’re doing and in the equipment and software you use, they’ll be more productive. They’ll interact with clients in a knowledgeable and confident way which will not only make their jobs...

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26th January, 2017

HOSPICE ENJOYS FOURFOLD GIFT AID BOOST THANKS TO NEW TECH

North East Wales hospice charity’s Gift Aid revenue has increased fourfold since the management swapped its manual till system to an electronic solution. In order to boost its Gift Aid income, Nightingale House Hospice rolled-out CHARiot Electronic Point of Sale (EPoS) system by Nisyst in its 11 shops and distribution...

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18th January, 2017

BUSTING CHARITY SHOP MYTHS

Charity shops are often faced with a number of misconceptions. So, let’s take a look at some of the most common myths and how you can banish them from your shop and shoppers’ minds.  Charity Shops Will Accept Any Old Rubbish While the majority of charity shops will accept a huge range...

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6th January, 2017

CHARITIES MISSING OUT ON MILLIONS IN GIFT AID

Our work is dedicated to helping charities maximise Gift Aid income so the statistics revealing that charities collectively claimed £1.26 billion in 2015 was welcome news. In addition, 2015 marked a record number of more than 70,000 charities reclaiming Gift Aid. However, despite the 20% intake increase compared to five...

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2nd January, 2017

PREPARING FOR A NEW SEASON AT YOUR CHARITY SHOP

January is sometimes viewed as a quiet period in retailers’ calendars, but it doesn’t have to be the case. So, how do you move your charity shop forward in the post-holiday season? Sales In a way, January sales have become a New Year tradition. People come out to pick up...

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