Square and Ecwid Present

Square and Ecwid Present

The Savvy Business Owner's Guide to Omnichannel Holiday Success


Get ahead of the Game

Learn when to start planning for the holidays.


Amplify Your Message

Prepare your site and storefront for the holidays, from gift cards to social media plans.


Make Marketing Matter

Craft your holiday marketing strategy to drive omnichannel sales.


Craft Promos that Work

Selecting the right marketing promotion ideas and tools for your business.

See Inside!

How to get your online store and brick-and-mortar shop ready for the 2016 holiday season.

How to apply an omnichannel sales strategy for the holidays.

Learn how to prepare both your physical store and online store for the influx of incoming holiday sales demand, hiring seasonal help, and managing inventory.

Get tips on holiday marketing strategy and promotions.

Read best practices in appealing to millennial shoppers, capturing customer attention online and offline, and selecting effective marketing promotion tactics.

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Square brings it all together

Linking your Square account to other trusted pieces of software you use for accounting, analytics, or inventory is simple. And we’re always adding new partners.

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Intuit QuickBooks

Everything you need to run your business is right here. Track sales and expenses, pay employees, and more.


Xero is beautiful online accounting software for small businesses. Sign in any time, anywhere, from any device.


Recipe management with built-in costing, USDA nutrition, and ideal usage reports.

Fresh KDS

Fresh KDS is a tablet kitchen display system that’s fully featured and dead simple to use.

The best way to pay meets the best way to sell.

We built our new chip and NFC reader so every business in the neighborhood could accept Apple Pay and chip cards—because we believe everyone deserves faster, more secure transactions.


Consumers spend an average of $213 per year on gift cards.

Gift cards are a great way to keep customers coming back. For friends, family, and colleagues, gift cards from Square are perfect.

Charles Bililies, Souvla

Learn more about Square and Ecwid.

With Ecwid, it’s easy to connect payments from your online store to your Square account to get paid fast.

About Square

Square gives you everything you need to run and grow your business. Accept debit and credit cards with a Square magstripe reader, and accept EMV chip cards and Apple Pay with the Square contactless and chip reader. Funds are deposited fast—see money in your account in one to two business days. Use your POS to keep track of sales in real time, manage items and employees, and view business analytics.

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About Ecwid.

Ecwid is a cloud commerce platform used by over 1 million merchants in 175 countries, which enables small businesses to add an online store to any website, social site or multiple sites simultaneously. Easily embedded into any web presence, small businesses can sell products and services anywhere at any time. Available in 50+ languages and including connections to global shipping providers, Ecwid offers the fastest solution for selling online globally.

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The Square contactless and chip reader connects to your device wirelessly—all you need is a compatible iOS or Android device. It also works with Square Stand; plug it into the hardware hub for instant setup.

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Getting started with the Square Contactless and Chip Reader

Unboxing and Charging the Reader
Connecting the Reader via Bluetooth
Connecting the Reader to Square Stand
Accepting Chip Card Payments with the Reader
Accepting Contactless Payments with the Reader

Tech specs

Molded plastic
Height: 0.4 inches
Width: 2.6 inches
Depth: 2.6 inches
56 grams
Supported devices
Compatible iOS and Android devices
Payment types
Apple Pay
Android Pay
Samsung Pay
EMV chip cards
NFC cards
Power modes
Charge the battery and connect wirelessly, or plug it into the Square Stand USB hub.

Do business anywhere with Square Register.

Square Register gives you everything you need in one free point-of-sale app. Free app updates keep you equipped with the latest point-of-sale features.

  • Accept payments—even without a connection.
  • Send receipts via email or text message, or print them out.
  • Collect customer feedback from digital receipts.
  • Print or email sales reports.
  • Adjust taxes, tipping, and discounts.
  • Manage inventory in real time.
  • Accept orders online for pickup in person.
  • Create employee logins.

Learn more about Square Register