Inventory, POS and Payments, all brought together with accounting in the cloud.

Ask any business that sits within the retail sector and they would undoubtedly tell you that the most difficult part of running the business was keeping on top of the accounting, whether it be paying invoices, raising invoices or simply maintaining a good solid cashflow.

Managing all of the above is a job in itself which is why we here at A&C Chartered Accountants have partnered up with cloud accounting software provider Xero to offer those within the retail sector the powerful Xero Cloud Accounting platform which can integrate simply within your existing process to help straighten out your current accounting workflow.  Xero Cloud Accounting can help to automate the process of producing invoices and receiving payments for example.

If you then add onto that Xero’s ability to allow other areas of your retails business to bolt onto the Xero Cloud Accounting you will soon start to understand just how powerful these tools are if used correctly.   For example there is the option to add on Vend which is essentially a cloud based point of sale, inventory management and client loyalty app that allows you and your business to grow naturally.

Whether working online or offline Vend allows you to combine the running of your ecommerce store along with your physical bricks and mortar store with complete control and ease.  It allows you as a business to accept payment in virtually any format and of course integrates directly with Xero as you would come to expect.

Also, here at A&C Chartered Accountants we are exceptionally pleased to be an official Vend advisor which means that we are ideally positioned to allow the integration into your business and allow you to offer a seriously incredible services to your customers.  Not only will we be able to assist with set up of your Vend service from start to finish – ensuring that you are selecting the best hardware to allow you to get the most out of the service but we will also ensure that a secure connection is in place to allow your Vend service to connect directly with Xero.  This itself will allow your business to run virtually fully automated and hassle free and ensure that your business goes from strength to strength.

If you are interested in taking your bricks and mortar shop retail business to the next level and would like to find out more about how the Xero cloud based accounting system can help you within the retail sector please get in touch today – we would love to hear from you!  We can guarantee that xero is more than sure to give you powerful automation, collaboration and accounting flexibility that is simply cannot be matched by any rival provider.  This will allow you to remain in firm control of your financial data while still managing to have it available in real time at the touch of a button.

So what are you waiting for – our team are waiting to hear from you and are more than ready to take your accounting and business practices into the cloud and beyond!