BooksPOS is a single retail cloud POS software for your entire business that offers unified inventory across sales channels, point of sales, and financial reporting for multiple stores and franchises – all in one cloud POS software for smooth billing and operations.

Retailers love BooksPOS for its specialized features and tools, ease-of-use, and customer service. When comparing BooksPOS vs Zoho POS, think about your entire business, not just your POS.

Here are the top 6 reasons retailers love using BooksPOS over Zoho’s POS.

ShopKeep POS vs Vend POS vs BooksPOS - Point 1Manage Your Inventory With More Efficiency


FeaturesBooksPOSZoho POS
Unlimited Product Bins inside a retail location
Delay stock adjustments
Multi Store Inventory
Stock Transfers with approvals
Inter-location Stock Replenishments
Franchisee Management
Tag Sales (or Purchases) using multiple vouchers
Partial physical stock counting
Advanced inventory reports

Inventory management is hard. BooksPOS makes complex inventory management easy through advanced inventory tagging into unlimited bins, delayed stock adjustments, multi-store inventory, stock transfers and replenishments, franchisee management, etc. You can also create multiple sales vouchers from a single register – BooksPOS gives you the control you need.

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Comparison feature point 2Manage all your Franchise Stores


FeaturesBooksPOSZoho POS
MRP Discount
Revenue Sharing
Stock Replenishment
Real-Time Reports
Profitability Reports

Manage all your franchise stores and bill them on MRP discounts or allow revenue sharing with BooksPOS. Track the profitability of your brand in real-time on the sales at the stores.  Create and manage franchise stores for your brands, allowing features like Sale Price Discounts when transferring stock to them. BooksPOS also offers advanced replenishment controls, allowing you to see the current stock at your franchisee stores and fulfilling them quickly. 

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Shopify POS vs ShopKeep POS vs BooksPOS - Point 3Financial Reporting, Built-in Accounting, and Tax Ready!


FeaturesBooksPOSZoho POS
Tax Compliant Reports
Financial Statements
Expense Management

Unlike Zoho’s POS, which needs to be integrated with other accounting software, accounting comes built-in in BooksPOS. Save 50% of your time with BooksPOS automated accounting, which will record purchases and sales. Tax Ready! You get tax reports based on your sales, which can help you file documents at the end of the month/quarter/year. Also, auto-generate delivery documents. BooksPOS is the only platform that gives you the accurate picture of your business.

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Comparison feature point 4 - BooksPOS vs Zoho POSIntegrated Targeted Loyalty, Promotions, and Product Pricing


FeatureBooksPOSZoho POS
Advanced loyalty slabs and features
Controls to disallow discounting
Unlimited price-lists
Coupon Discounts
Product Combos
Offers based on customer’s purchase history
Offer to stack on the same product
Manual Discounts
Loyalty Points

As a retailer, you should be able to run smart offers that are unique, resulting in more sales. Unlike Zoho’s POS, that needs to buy more zoho products to get loyalty, BooksPOS allows you to create Price Lists, Coupons, and offers are BOGOs, even complex combos. Multiple offers can apply at the same time. You can also create offers based on your customer’s purchase history, giving them a personalized experience.

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Comparison feature point 5Deeper Retail Insights


FeaturesBooksPOSZoho POS
Advanced Reports
Daily Sales Report
Profitability Reports

BooksPOS provides you with deeper and accurate retail insights such as daily sales reports, product performance, cash tracking, and much more with advanced filter views and excel-like control within the software so you do not need Excel to analyze your reports.

Comparison feature point 6Get more value for what you pay


BooksPOS FeaturesValue
Accounting (Quickbooks) $75/mo
Omnichannel Inventory management $40/mo
Business Intelligence tool $200/mo
White Labelling options $50/mo
API Access* $250/mo
TOTAL $615/mo

*API Access is a customs requirement, and there will be an additional cost to using it.

Unlike Zoho’s POS, which costs $100 per user per month and transaction fees of 2.75%, BooksPOS starts with $29/month per device. BooksPOS gives more value to the dollar you pay than any other POS software in the industry.

With the BooksPOS subscription, you get access to all the features and the updates we release frequently.

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Zoho’s POS lacks features and still costs higher. For small retail owners, using Zoho’s POS is like moving all their sales revenue into the transaction fee, service fee, add-ons costs, or costs for buying its additional “retail package” for their retail store.

However, BooksPOS provides every feature and tool that a small retail owner seeks for his POS system. Also, our software is affordable for every small retailer. We don’t eat your profits by charging any additional fees.

BooksPOS understand the needs of small retail owners, so we support them 24*7 to keep their operations running smoothly.

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