All the tools you need – from open to close, in-store and online.


Simplify your workflow with intuitive inventory.

Inventory counting tool

Scan and search items with the counting tool to update, review and confirm counts on the go with your iPhone or iPad.

Smart stock forecasts

Know which stock will run out based on how fast you’re selling, and get recommendations on exactly what to reorder.

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Automatic purchase orders

When items run low, Square for Retail automatically generates purchase orders for you to review and send to vendors.

Barcode labels

Create and print a variety of label sizes from your Dashboard. Generate barcodes for recently added items.

Multi-location stock management

Transfer your stock across locations in real time. Tag changes with preselected reasons to track why recounts occurred.

Vendor management

Keep track of all your vendor contact information in one place so you can easily reorder stock when it gets low.

Item categories

Make it easier to find what you’re looking for by organising your inventory by category.

GTIN and SKU support

Add GTIN and/or SKU codes to items to make it easier to identify and track your inventory.

Sell online

Reach your customers wherever they are.

In-store pickup or shipping

Give shoppers the option to pick up items in person or have them shipped after paying online.

Smart website builder

Create a free, professional website in minutes with our intuitive website builder. No designers or developers needed.

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Instagram integration

Reach customers on social media and allow them to make a purchase right from your Instagram page.

Automatic sync

Automatically sync all your in-store and online orders, items and inventory.

Advanced eCommerce tools

Choose an annual paid plan to access advanced features like abandoned cart emails and integrated shipping labels.

eGift Cards

Get eGift Cards free so you can sell something to even the most particular shoppers.


Manage your store with a suite of tools designed for you.

Barcode scanning

Ring up sales quickly and keep the queue moving when you scan barcodes with your iPad camera.

Item search

Quickly pull a product up on your screen at checkout with an item search tool.

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Customer profiles

Build relationships with customers by keeping their buyer profile on file and adding information that they choose to share with you.

Cross-location returns and exchanges

Let customers return an item to any location that stocks it, no matter where the sale was made.

Add stock from your point of sale

Receive purchase orders and add inventory with quick scanning from your POS system for retail.

Customer preview

See a summary of customer details and notes right when you add them to your checkout cart.


Make business decisions backed by data.

Sales reports

Know how much inventory you’re moving and how much money you’re making in minutes. View all your reports right at your POS.

Vendor sales reports

Better understand which vendors supply your top sellers so you can order more from them.

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Profit margin and cost of goods sold reports

Keep the overall financial health of your business top of mind and see which types of sales are driving your revenue.

Inventory by category reports

See the cumulative value of your inventory by category so you know what keeps your customers coming back.

Team Management

Empower your employees with team management tools.

Unlimited employee passcodes

Implement employee passcodes to ensure that everyone logs in to the POS securely.

Timecard reporting

Team members clock in and out directly at the POS so you can easily track their time through timecards.

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Unlimited employee roles

Assign different sets of permissions to different roles in your store. Allow a manager to issue refunds, for example.

Labour vs. sales reporting

Use labour vs. sales reports to better forecast labour costs and adjust your scheduling.


Take payments with no hidden fees.

Integrated payments

All your sales – whether paid with card, Apple Pay or Google Pay, gift card or another way – are integrated in your POS.

Transfer funds

Choose from two transfer schedule options: our standard schedule or a custom schedule tailored to your business hours.

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Data security (PCI) compliance

Square complies with all required PCI standards. The information that your customers submit is encrypted to our servers.


Send professional estimates, invoices and automatic customer reminders. Track those payments in real time.

Pick the plan for you

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


For businesses getting started in-person and online.


No monthly fee.

Per transaction

1.9% per tap or insert on Square Reader and Square Stand

1.6% per tap or insert on Square Terminal and Square Register


  • Free retail point of sale app
  • Free online store
  • Basic inventory tools
  • Unlimited items


For expanding businesses that need in-depth retail features.


Per month per location.

Per transaction

1.6% per tap or insert on Square Reader and Square Stand

1.6% per tap or insert on Square Terminal and Square Register

Includes Free plan and:

  • Cross-location exchanges
  • Advanced inventory tools
  • Advanced retail reports
  • Square Team Management


For businesses looking to scale, with everything in one place.

Custom pricing

Must meet eligibility requirements.

Per transaction

Custom pricing available if you process more than $250K per year.

Includes Plus plan and discounts* on:

  • Custom pricing
  • Square Loyalty
  • Account management

Custom pricing is available if you process more than $250k per year. Contact sales.

You’re in good company

Square for Retail is trusted by thousands of retailers, big and small.


What’s included in each of the three pricing plans?

You can compare every feature of each plan on our pricing page.

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 contracts. And if you need help, Square Support is here for you.

How do I get set up with Square for Retail?

You 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 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.

How do I upgrade or downgrade my Square for Retail plan?

You can upgrade from the Free retail plan to the Plus plan by subscribing to it here. You’ll be able to use 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 $109 per month per location. If you choose not to subscribe, you’ll be downgraded to the Free retail plan.

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

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

You can also pause your subscription for a period of 3 months at any time from your Dashboard. When you pause a subscription you will not be billed for the remainder of that month’s billing cycle. You can unpause at any time and your account will be ready for you—all your data will be retained. You’ll see messaging in your Dashboard letting you know which features you’ll lose with the downgrade. Further information on pausing your subscription is available here. You can see and compare plan features on our pricing page.