Using membership & reward programmes to drive visitor numbers during the low season

The low season can have a huge impact on visitor attractions. However, foreign and local visitors alike don’t always expect the best weather in Ireland, meaning low-season experiences can be just as memorable here as those on offer during the high season. For more popular attractions, smaller crowds off season allow visitors to see exactly […]

What is the difference between POS and EPOS systems?

Managing sales, stock, staff and customer information can be time consuming for many retailers. With an older point of sale (POS) system, much of this work is manual, such as checking stock on the shop floors vs the warehouse, compiling detailed reports, and managing customers. When managing multiple branches and an eCommerce shop, the process […]

Providing a unique offering for two of Dublin’s leading museums

The National Wax Museum Plus and the Irish Rock N’ Roll Museum Experience are two of Ireland’s most distinctive visitor attractions. To match their unique feel, Retail Integration had to come up with a unique solution. The National Wax Museum Plus at Westmoreland St is an exciting and interactive experience. In operation since 1983, it […]

Why gift cards can boost your omnichannel sales strategy

Gift cards are the perfect way to grow a retail or visitor attraction business, build customer relationships and increase your revenue. The gift card market is also expected to grow to over €2,000 billion globally by 2027.   How gift cards can grow your business Gift cards are cost-effective to implement and while they are […]

The benefits of an EPOS system for specialty retailers

Electronic Point of Sale (EPOS) systems have replaced traditional till systems across the world as the best way to process retail transactions. Encompassing the hardware and software to run till operations, modern EPOS systems will provide many additional benefits to specialty retailers.   What are the advantages of using an EPOS system? A modern EPOS […]

Why it’s the right time to connect your eCommerce and EPOS system

Having an online store is critical to the success of a modern retail business. In 2021, the Irish eCommerce market was valued at approx €3.7 billion and 68% of Irish consumers do more online shopping now than before the pandemic and this is only set to grow further. It isn’t just important to have an […]

How appointment booking can help fashion retailers provide a unique experience

Shoe shop using Meridian Experience for appointment shopping

Fashion retail is changing. With the move to online shopping, customers expect a more personalised experience when they visit a store and that is why fashion retailers are looking at new ways to stand out. Appointment shopping is increasingly seen as a part of the customer journey, providing a more personal service for customers and […]

Growing the Retail Integration team

Growing the retail integration team July 2022

At Retail Integration, our team is the heart of our company. The relationships they have made with our customers are the reason we have continued to deliver innovative solutions to Irish retailers and visitor attractions for over 25 years.   Supporting our team Supporting a culture of learning is key to maintaining the quality of […]

Retail Integration delivers fully integrated EPOS system to Bertelli Menswear

Retail Integration, provider of Ireland’s leading multichannel EPOS and ticketing technology is delighted to announce that they have delivered their latest ‘Meridian Retail’ EPOS system to Bertelli Menswear. Bertelli Menswear has been offering a wide range of menswear, putting a special priority on customer service, on Main Street Midleton for over 20 years. Delivering a […]

Upgrading your traditional loyalty program does not have to be costly

Upgrading your traditional loyalty program with Retail Integration

Consumer expectations are constantly shifting, so a great customer loyalty program should never stop evolving either. At Retail Integration, we understand that a truly innovative approach to customer loyalty programs can create huge value for Irish retailers and visitor attractions.   What is a customer loyalty program? A customer loyalty program is a customer-facing marketing […]