Retail package for Shopify POS

If you are using Shopify POS to sell your products in person, you should consider if you need to include the retail package in your plan.

The retail package lets you manage your retail store with hardware integration, staff accounts, and the ability to accept various payment methods. It comes as an optional add-on to all Shopify pricing plans for an additional monthly fee.

Tip

When you add the retail package to your plan, the fee that you pay for it covers as many POS systems as you need — you don't pay for each additional cash that you use in your store.

When to add the retail package to your plan

The easiest way to figure out if you need to add the retail package to your plan is to decide whether or not you are going to need hardware in your store.

Shopify POS only

If you plan on selling your products at a pop-up shop or a tradeshow using the Shopify POS app and a card reader, you use the basic POS without adding the retail package. You can:

Shopify POS with the retail package

If you have a physical location and need to use retail hardware, you'll want to add the retail package to your plan.

Tip

You can visit the Shopify Hardware Store to see what hardware is available for sale. If you already have retail hardware, you can use it as long as it's compatible with Shopify POS).

With the appropriate hardware, Shopify POS, and the retail package, you can:

The retail package also adds features that help you manage your store more efficiently. You can:

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