Programming Sprints at Univex

At Univex we update our software with innovative enhancements regularly through programming sprints, which are a component of Agile Software Development. Sprints A sprint is a 2 week period in which we plan, develop, test, and release a fully functional updated version of our software. The release is inclusive of customer requested programming. A sprint is exactly what the name suggests: a focused movement towards one direction over a short distance. It includes short projects [...]

By |July 13th, 2019|News From Univex|0 Comments

Retail Marketing Success with Technology

All marketing activities should start with a brand model, marketing plan and marketing budget. These are all critical factors in achieving retail marketing success. To gauge success you need to track marketing results. This is where retailing software and technology can help. Key Ingredients A brand model is a guide for marketers to use. It holds the themes, messages and images you portray at every chance to your market. It also ensures these messages are [...]

Top 4 Inventory Reports Every Small Retailer Must Run

A quick question: hands up how many of you wait until stocktake is complete, or the accountant asks for end-of-year reports, until you realise there is a problem with your inventory? That’s not good enough and you should know better! If your retail shop is like most others, inventory accounts for 95-100% of your sales revenue. It’s probably also where you have hundreds of thousands of dollars invested. So why aren’t you spending more [...]

By |April 17th, 2018|POS Tips|0 Comments

WTF? What’s The Future …of Australian Retail?

Here on the Univex blog, we often look at the retail industry and share our own thoughts, ideas, and experiences of Australia’s retail landscape with you. Why? Because this industry is important to us, as we’re sure it is to you. We are keen to be involved in shaping its future, but like you, sometimes, we aren’t as clear about what that looks like. We know it will include unique, passionate retailers that provide [...]

By |March 27th, 2018|Business|0 Comments

Is Choosing POS Software Making Your Head Spin?

Choosing the right POS system for your retail business can be overwhelming and, let’s face it, somewhat intimidating. If you’ve ever thought about investing in POS software for your retail business, you’ve probably been grappling with questions like: Where do I start? Who’s the best supplier, and what makes them different/better? What is fact and what is hype? Which features do I need now?   And what might I need in the future? What benefits [...]

Lights, Camera, Action!

The Internet is a fascinating place. You can find almost anything there. And in so many formats – posts, to photos, audio, and videos. Here are some videos we found that we think readers of this blog may appreciate, enjoy and relate to. Go on. Grab some popcorn, (and, a choctop if you must). Find a comfy spot to sit. Then have a look at these insightful and entertaining videos that poke a little [...]

By |March 16th, 2018|Business, Retail Tools and Resources|0 Comments

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