Retail management software with POS.

About Lightspeed Retail

Lightspeed Retail is more than a retail POS software – it’s a store management system that’ll help you run every aspect of your retail business. From inventory management to data analytics, sales processing and employee management, Lightspeed’s cloud-based point of sale software will help you manage your single or multiple location retail brick-and-mortar store.

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Lightspeed Retail Features

The features of Lightspeed Retail can be categorized into clusters:

Manage Inventory

  • Inventory management software keeps your stock levels exactly where they should be.
  • Return defective, damaged or overstocked products easily through the return to vendor feature.
  • Easily manage your employees by tracking their work hours and sales progress in the retail point of sale software.
  • Expand your inventory diversity by finding and adding new vendors from thousands of preloaded catalogues.

Order Management

  • Build a smooth order management process to ensure you have the stock you need, when you need it.
  • Spend less time managing purchase orders by adding items from multiple vendors into one order.
  • Regulate stock levels by setting reorder points for your inventory, automatically populating purchase orders.
  • Deliver the best customer service by entering special orders directly into your purchase order.

Improve Sales

  • Boost retail sales with automated promotions that can run for a predetermined time frame.
  • Run your entire store from one app. An iPad-based point of sale software means limitless mobility for your sales staff.
  • Increase efficiency and protect your business with EMV compliance and integrated payments.
  • Create your desired store layout and checkout experience. Hardware such as barcode scanners, cash drawers and label printers are available with the retail POS system.

Customer Relationship Management

  • Improve your customer relationship management by storing important information and targeting the right customers with promotions.
  • Offer your shoppers layaways, special orders, store credit and deposits, providing a pleasant customer shopping experience.
  • Get more from your point of sale software by finding the right integrations from Lightspeed’s wide selection of partners.
  • Show customers every item being scanned with customer facing displays.

iPad POS

  • Take your store with you wherever you go – a cloud-based solution means that your information goes anywhere you bring your iPad.
  • Check out on the go with mobile checkout and get safe and secure transactions wherever your staff is selling.
  • Know how your staff is selling wherever you are. Your sales reports are available from anywhere in your retail point of sale software with an internet connection.
  • Upload your logo and images to customize your iPad to fit your brand, creating a perfect selling tool and accessory.


  • Analyze your store and employee performance with easy-to-read advanced reporting dashboards.
  • Simplify business management with the help of retail analytics and reporting functionality available for single or multi-location stores.
  • Identify problematic areas and take action quickly within your business with over 40 available reports.
  • Manage your stock levels across stores and always know where and what sells best within your retail point of sale software!


  • Take your retail point of sale software wherever you go, from the sales floor to a buying event, enjoying the benefitting from an iPad-based system.
  • Expand your business with pop ups, trade shows, and buying events using Lightspeed Retail.
  • Add and remove employees as you need them, depending on whether you’re going through a busy or off season.
  • Access customer purchase information and use the information to plan marketing promotions and events!


  • Integrate Xero or Quickbooks with your retail POS software quickly and easily.
  • Save time by automating the manual process of exporting data out of your point of sale software and importing into your accounting software.
  • Cut down on the risk of errors when it comes to your sales information.
  • Get clear and actionable sales data via dashboards based on information gathered from all of your store locations.

Lightspeed Retail Price

The cost of Lightspeed Retail starts at $99/month for 1 store. The pricing model is determined by the number of stores and the total number of users. Most packages are billed annually. Advanced reporting is available for $21/month/store. There is a free trial available. There is no free version available.

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User Reviews of Lightspeed Retail

Submitted on June 17th, 2019 by Robby Yankush from YM Camera

I can now take an item in at 2 p.m. and it can be shoppable on my website by 2:15. The system is so easy to use and I wish we would have done it sooner.