Updated October 4th, 2018
If there's an iPad where the cash register used to be, you have square to thank. They pioneered mobile POS, and their app is beloved by cashiers and baristas across the land. Those automatically-emailed customer receipts aren't bad, either. As of August 1, 2018, Square's gross payment volume is up 30% YOY totaling $21.4 billion.
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San Francisco, CA

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About Square

Square, formerly Squareup, was founded in 2009 by Jack Dorsey and Jim McKelvey in San Francisco, CA. In 2015, Square became publicly traded on the NYSE. Since the beginning of 2018, Square has launched their third industry-specific POS, Square for Restaurants, and acquired Weebly and Zesty.


Billing Options

  • Invoicing

  • Recurring Billing / Subscriptions

Business Management

  • Advanced Reporting & Analytics

  • Automatic Sales Tax

  • Customer Management

  • Customer Rewards

  • Customized Receipts

  • Email Receipts

  • Inventory Management

  • Provides Online Storefront

  • Restaurant Menu Management

Customer Support

  • Email Support

  • Phone Support


  • Next Day Deposits

Developer Support

  • Developer SDK / API

Mobile App

  • Android App

  • iOS App

Payment Methods

  • ACH / eCheck

  • Apple Pay

  • Cryptocurrency Processing

  • EMV

  • Google Pay

  • International Processing

  • Swipe


  • Fraud Detection

  • PCI Compliant

Transaction Types

  • In Store

  • Key-in / Virtual Terminal

  • Mobile

  • Online

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