Square for Retail

Discover what’s possible for your shop.

Square for Retail offers a full POS system to help you run your retail business, no matter your size or style.

Ways we can help

Select a category below to learn more.

Manage inventory.

Intuitive, multilocation inventory management helps you make smart business decisions.

  • Add unlimited items
  • Count inventory with ease
  • Print barcode labels
  • Transfer stock across locations
  • Smart stock forecasts

Get hardware

Hardware for easy payment processing in-store or for transactions on the go.

Square Stand

Connect an iPad and run your retail POS from your counter.

Square Reader

Process on-the-go payments with contactless, chip and PIN cards.

Add accessories

Build your perfect POS system with a barcode scanner, receipt printer or cash drawer.

Pick the plan for you

Start wherever you are with your retail business and we’ll help you succeed. No hidden fees. Cancel anytime.

Free

For businesses getting started in person and online.

Free

No monthly fee.

Get started free
Per transaction
  • 1.75% + VAT per chip and PIN or contactless payment
  • 2.0% + VAT for manually entered transactions
Includes:
  • Free retail point-of-sale app
  • Free online shop
  • Basic inventory tools
  • Unlimited items

Plus

For expanding businesses that need in-depth retail features.

€49

Per month per location.

Start free trial
Per transaction
  • 1.6% + VAT per chip and PIN or contactless payment
  • 2.0% + VAT for manually entered transactions
Includes Free plan and:
  • Exchanges
  • Advanced inventory tools
  • Advanced retail reports
  • Square Team Management Plus

Premium

For businesses looking to scale with everything in one place.

Custom pricing

Must meet eligibility requirements.

Contact Sales
Per transaction
  • Custom pricing available if you process more than €150K per year.
Includes Plus plan and:
  • Custom pricing
  • Account management

Compare plans

*Custom pricing available if you process more than €150K per year. Contact sales.

FAQs

  • How do I get started with Square for Retail?

    Any retailer can get started with either our Free or Plus Plan with just a few clicks here.
    Everyone who signs up to Square for Retail automatically receives a 30-day subscription free trial of Plus. At the end of your free trial, you can select which plan works best for you and your retail business.
    To get started with Premium, contact our sales team.

  • Can I transfer my existing inventory?

    Yes, you can bulk import your existing inventory to Square.

  • Is hardware included?

    Hardware is not included with Square for Retail subscriptions, but you can explore compatible kits and devices to build a package that suits your needs here.

  • How do I switch from my current solution?

    Signing up for Square for Retail is easy and fast. Just select your plan, sign up and add your inventory. There are no hidden fees or long-term commitments. And if you need help, Square Support is here for you.

  • Can I upgrade my Square for Retail plan?

    You can upgrade from the Free plan to the Plus plan by subscribing to the Plus plan here. You’ll be able to utilise all existing features and setup. The only new setup will be for the added functionality that’s included with your upgrade. After your 30-day free trial, you’ll be charged €49 per month per location. If you choose not to subscribe, you’ll be downgraded to the Free plan.

    To upgrade to the custom Premium plan, contact our sales team.

  • Can I downgrade my Square for Retail plan?

    You have the option to downgrade your subscription from Plus to Free in your Dashboard.

    You can also pause your subscription at any time from your Dashboard. When you pause a subscription, you will not be billed. All your data will be retained, so you can unpause at any time and your account will be ready for you. You’ll see messaging in your Dashboard to let you know which features you’ll lose with the downgrade. You can see and compare plan features on our pricing page.