SumUp, a mobile payments provider, announced the rollout of SumUp Point of Sale Box, a new solution that will allow merchants to set up their POS in a shorter period of time. SumUp created this solution to help small businesses, such as café and fashion boutique merchants, to have access to a less costly and simpler POS system.
The Point of Sale Box will encompass a pre-configured iPad, an iPad stand, a receipt printer, cash register and a wifi router. In a press release issued by the company, SumUp claimed the set up process would take less than 15 minutes and that the rental would cost €69.95 per month.
“By enabling businesses of any size to accept card payments with our mobile card reader we have already solved a key issue for tens of thousands of merchants across Europe. The Point of Sale Boxcomplements our existing offering and takes SumUp to the next level,” stated co-founder of SumUp, Stefan Jeschonneck.