Arcane Strategies Blog

Arcane POS vs Clover: Side by Side Comparison

Pitting the Arcane POS vs Clover is an interesting comparison: both systems can be used across a range of industries, including retail, restaurant and other service industries … So, which is best for your needs? To start off, let’s talk about what matters most in these side-by-side comparisons—what you get vs what you pay for. […]

Arcane POS vs Toast: How We Compare

When it comes to comparing the Arcane POS vs Toast, there are a lot of questions to answer. Given the robust features of both, these two POS systems deserve a closer look next to each other. (Above left: Toast POS system in context; Above right: Arcane POS system) Let’s start by addressing perhaps the most […]

ArcanePOS v1.1 Upgrade Announcement

As we look towards 2021, Arcane is pleased to announce updates to the Arcane POS system deployed today 12/29/2020. If you are a Stripe Terminal for WooCommerce PRO plugin user, contact us at for a free demo of our managed solution at New Features! Misc Charges on Printable Receipts:  Misc charges and discounts […]

Our Stripe Terminal vs Square: Comparing Mobile POS, Virtual Terminals + More

When it comes to comparing our Stripe terminal vs Square, we get it – we’re a little biased. But with some helpful tools and transparent cost analysis at the ready, we just couldn’t resist throwing our voice into the mix… After all, comparing mobile POS systems can seem daunting — it’s hard enough just sorting […]

What is EPOS?

Whether or not you’ve heard the acronym, you’re likely quite familiar with EPOS systems by now… EPOS, which stands for electronic point of sale, is the system by which merchants collect and track payments using a combination of hardware and software. Nowadays, EPOS systems are used in some form or another, with differing levels of […]