Lightspeed—the ePOS system for modern businesses

Whether it's waiting tables or shifting stock, our one-stop commerce platform lets you simplify, scale and ignite your potential.

Lightspeed—the ePOS system for modern businesses
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Adapt and expand with our restaurant point of sale.

Lightspeed Restaurant is an ePOS system that grows with you. Integrate contactless payments, implement food delivery, manage multiple locations and much, much more from one easy-to-use platform.

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Get the retail point of sale that ignites entrepreneurs.

Personalise customer service, track inventory, and ring up sales from anywhere in-store with Lightspeed Retail—the advanced, mobile point of sale for retailers.

Lightspeed ePOS on both iPad and mobile screens

Explore our extensive range of add-ons.

As well as an advanced, cloud-based commerce platform, Lightspeed boasts a full range of add-on products to enhance the way you do business.

For Lightspeed Restaurant, we offer products for contactless payments, delivery, accounting and online ordering for dine-in and takeaway.

For Lightspeed Retail, you can supplement your ePOS system with add-ons for eCommerce, accounting and analytics.

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Outstanding support—it sets us apart.

One-on-one onboarding. Webinars, demos and videos. Unlimited 24/7 support. All totally free.

Frequently asked questions

What is an ePOS system?

‘ePOS’ stands for electronic point of sale. It’s a digital platform from which you can process sales, take payments, manage inventory, access sales data and more.

A cloud-based ePOS like Lightspeed can be used from anywhere and integrates with a range of integration partners so operators can personalised their technology stack to meet their unique needs.

How do ePOS systems work?

ePOS system work through your business WiFi connection. Data like stock levels, transactions and sales reports are stored on the cloud and can be shared between devices.

Do I need a license to use Lightspeed?

Yes, you need a license for each device you use Lightspeed ePOS on. Each additional device can be purchased at a reduced price from the first one. These can be purchased on a monthly or yearly basis.

For more information, see our pricing pages:

Retail | Restaurant

What are the advantages of a mobile ePOS?

Free up space—A mobile ePOS like Lightspeed can be accessed and used from anywhere on your business premises. That means you don’t need to put aside a lot of surface space like you would for a stationary point of sale.

Run your business from anywhere—With a mobile ePOS you don’t need to be at your business location to check things like inventory management, employee schedules or sales reports – you can do it from wherever you happen to be (all you need is an internet connection).

Ensure quality customer service—Use data to get a clear overview of customer purchases and orders. It’s all right there in the ePOS system, so you can offer personalized service and increase the likelihood of upsells and repeat business.

Make updates in flash—A cloud-based, mobile ePOS like Lightspeed lets you make business updates quickly and easily. Whether it’s adding your stock items or updating menus, you can do it right there in the system without help from support.

Does Lightspeed integrate with other software?

Yes. Lightspeed is an ePOS system that can integrate with other software sousers to personalise their technology stack to suit their unique needs.

We integrate with a range of partners, including OpenTable, Mailchimp, Planday, Zettle and Uberall (specific integrations differ by product).

Check out the full list of integrations for both our products:

Retail | Restaurant

What operating system does Lightspeed ePOS work on?

Lightspeed works with Apple’s iOS mobile operating system and can be used with your existing Apple devices. It is not compatible with Android devices.

What else can Lightspeed do for you?

Talk to an expert and find out.

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