Feature overview

Everything you need to run the world’s best retail.


Welcome to Vend

The one POS system for retail success, from 1 store to 100+. Vend is Australia’s leading retail POS software, inventory management, ecommerce & customer loyalty for iPad, Mac and PC.
Easily manage & grow your business in the cloud.

Web-based or iPad POS

Vend works on iPad, Mac or PC and syncs in the cloud so you can use one platform or all three.

Vend works offline

Continue selling even when the internet goes down, Vend will automatically resync your sales when you’re back online.

Fast staff training

Vend is incredibly intuitive and easy to use. Train your staff in minutes and get them up and selling in no time.

Discounts and notes

Add discounts and notes to specific line items or to the entire sale. Notes will appear on your customers’ receipts.

Custom receipts

Customise receipts with your logo and website. Choose whether to email or print receipts after a sale.

Lay Buys on-account sales

Allow customers to put items on lay buys or make purchases on-account. Easily look up customer balances.

Returns, refunds & store credit

Refund past orders to store credit, gift cards, or back to the customer using the original payment method.

Cash management

Track all cash movements from cash float to register closure, and reduce errors, theft and discrepancies.

User accounts

Create individual staff accounts and track sales. Easily customise permissions to restrict what users can see and do.

Online store

Open an online store in minutes and quickly get your products online with just one click. No need to be a web expert.

Customisable designs

Create a beautiful and effective online presence with our customisable and easy to edit website designs.

Mobile friendly

Let customers shop from their phones or tablets with designs optimised to look great on any device or screen size.

Flexible fulfilment

Easily customise shipping rates, or let your customers pick up orders in-store with Click & Collect.

Product collections

Organise your products by category, brand, season, or however you choose so your customers can easily find them.

Order management

Painlessly fulfill orders and maintain accurate stock. Get email alerts when you receive new orders.

Centralised data

Save hours of admin by managing a single product catalog, customer list and inventory for your physical and online stores.

Bring your own domain

Bring your own domain to ensure it matches your brand, or we can provide you a custom subdomain.

Hosting and security

Never worry about hosting or security again. Compusult takes care of everything, including a 256-bit SSL certificate.

Recommended hardware

Vend works with a wide range of hardware. Find out if Vend works with hardware you already own.

Buy new hardware

Buy a convenient hardware bundle guaranteed to work with Vend, or just get that new barcode scanner you need.

Hardware support

Access our Help Center, get help from Compusult's friendly hardware support team, or get a visit from our Vend Expert near you.

Accept credit and debit cards

Securely accept credit and debit cards with leading payment processors around the world.

Custom payment types

Create custom buttons to accept cash, credit, debit, check, gift cards or any other payment type you need.

Gift cards

Increase your revenue and reduce your processing costs by issuing custom gift cards that can be used in-store or online.

Split payments

Let your customers pay with multiple tender types by accepting two or more payment types in a single transaction.

Use your existing processor

If you’re already set up with your preferred processor you don’t have to switch to accept card payments with Vend.

Partial payments

Take deposits and partial payments on lay buy sales, or let your customers pay on account.

Mobile and contactless payments

Speed up your sales by accepting contactless payments including mobile NFC payments like Apple Pay.

Variants and composites

Define multiple product sizes, colours or materials or bundle products together as in gift baskets.

Barcodes and labels

Import existing barcodes or create and print new ones. Effortlessly add products to sales, purchase orders or stock-takes.

Central product catalog

Manage a central product catalog and sync your products across all your channels to eliminate errors and extra data entry.

Pricing and promotions

Manage pricing, discounts and markups effortlessly across all your products, outlets and customer groups.

Customisable taxes

Simplify tax handling and customise your taxes for different cities, countries, states, or even different products or outlets.

Stock orders

Always have your top-selling products in stock with automated stock orders and customisable reorder points.

Inventory counts

Complete full or partial inventory counts, and speed things up by performing multiple counts at the same time.

Inventory control

See stock on hand, low stock information and inventory levels to help you make better decisions about your inventory.

Stock transfers

Easily transfer items from one location to another, and check product levels across your stores with ease.

Customer profiles

Keep all your customer information in one place — whether they shop with you in-store, online, or both.

Customer purchase history

Customer transactions are saved to their profile where you can view their purchase history, loyalty and account balances.

Import your customer list

You’ve worked hard to build your customer database. Easily bring those contacts over to Vend with a simple CSV upload.

Customer groups

Treat VIP customers with discounts or targeted emails, or use groups to manage employee or wholesale prices.

Central customer database

Manage a single customer list for all your outlets, including Vend Ecommerce stores, and always keep customer data in sync.

Vend loyalty program

Grow repeat business with your own custom loyalty program that’s simple to manage and easy for your customers to join.

Customisable reports

Build your own reports and quickly drill into your data to see how your store, your products and your staff are performing.

Product and sales reports

Report on sales by product, brand, supplier, tag, and much more to easily identify trends and make the best decisions.

Mobile Retail Dashboard

Keep your finger on the pulse by accessing your key sales metrics from your phone anytime, anywhere.

Inventory reports

Manage your inventory more effectively by keeping an eye on inventory levels, low stock information and stock on hand.

Employee performance

Set daily, weekly and monthly sales targets for each of your staff, and see how they are performing against those objectives.

End of day reports

Review daily register closure summaries and sales history reports, confirm payments, and easily check for discrepancies.

Export your reports

Export your data to your preferred spreadsheet tool for in-depth analysis or send your reports to your accountant.

Extend the power of Vend

Vend integrates with a multitude of add-ons to help you streamline your operations and run your entire business online.

Accounting integrations

Sync your store data with Xero or Quickbooks Online to make for a happy life and a happy accountant.

Staffing and scheduling

Schedule appointments for your customers with Timely or manage your staff schedule conveniently with Deputy.

Email marketing

Keep in touch with every customer effortlessly and connect Vend with your favourite email marketing tool via MailSync.


Optimise your inventory across all of your sales channels including Amazon, eBay or anywhere else you sell.

Always getting better

We’re always adding new partners to help expand your business potential. It’s just one of the great things about the cloud.

Add users

Add more users at no extra cost as your team grows. Easily customise permissions to restrict what they can see and do.

Add registers

Do you have busier periods during the year? Easily add an extra register when you need one.

Add outlets

Open a new outlet in just minutes, add a warehouse or go mobile with a pop-up store using the Vend Register iPad app.

Complete retail platform

Run your entire business with Vend, no matter how complex your operations are or how many locations you have.

Synchronised data

Find all your information in one place, from your product catalog, to your inventory, customers and reporting.

Help Center

Free for all customers, find a range of help articles, setup guides, video tutorials, training, and tips and tricks.

Vend university

Vend U helps you achieve retail success with exclusive on-demand courses, free retail resources, webinars and meetups.

Professional services

Get help setting up a new store or migrating from and old POS with assisted setup from your dedicated Launch Specialist.

Vend experts

Work with a Compusult Expert to obtain the hands-on care, on-site training, or custom solutions your business needs.

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