NOVA POS Vs iVend Retail

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Aug 16, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - NOVA POS or iVend Retail?

iVend Retail is more expensive to implement (TCO) than NOVA POS, NOVA POS is rated higher (85/100) than iVend Retail (81/100). iVend Retail offers more features (15) to their users than NOVA POS (5).

Looking for the right Retail Management POS solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How NOVA Point of Sale compares with CitiXsys?

NOVA Point of Sale: Nova is a full-service technology platform, designed to generate revenue for retail businesses. Whether you have a small business or are about to open your hundredth retail location, Nova was built for you.

CitiXsys: With over 4000 customers in 15 countries using CitiXsys products and solutions, CitiXsys is one of the largest Software Solution Partner to the SAP Business One globally. CitiXsys is a leading provider of software products in the Retail and Wholesale Distribution Supply Chain domain. A recipient of the SAP Pinnacle Award, all CitiXsys produc...

Who's more expensive? NOVA POS or iVend Retail?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Retail Management POS software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for NOVA POS and iVend Retail.

NOVA POS price starts at $89.99 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 NOVA Point of Sale is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Retail Management POS software. iVend Retail price starts at $160 per month , when comparing iVend Retail to their competitors, the software is rated 8 - higher than the average Retail Management POS software cost.

Bottom line:iVend Retail is more expensive than NOVA POS.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared NOVA POS Vs. iVend Retail based on some of the most important and required Retail Management POS features. NOVA POS: Customer Database, Inventory Management, Retail & POS, Point of sale, Barcode Scanning. iVend Retail: Accounting Management, Bar Code Scanning, Consignment, Credit Card Processing, Customer Management.

Target customer size

The typical customers who benefit from using the Nova POS software are those belonging to small to medium-sized business as well as large enterprises the retail, marketing, commercial and HR industries. iVend Retail would be the best tool for retailers willing to get a 360 degree view of their business daily operations.

NOVA POS

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

starts at $89.99 per month

The Nova Point of Sale app empowers business owners to be connected and in control all the time. This software offers extremely powerful and efficient tools for store owners for one or more locations. This make...

Categories: Inventory Management, Barcode Scanning, Retail & POS, Cell Phone Store POS.

iVend Retail

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

starts at $160 per month

iVend Retail is a cloud-based as well as an on-premise point of sale system for retailers as well as wholesalers. The software helps retailers in various industries manage their sales in one platform and makes ...

Categories: Inventory Management, Bookstore POS, Cell Phone Store POS, Clothing Store Inventory POS, Convenience Store POS.

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NOVA POS: 5 Features

Customer Database
Inventory Management
Retail & POS
Point of sale
Barcode Scanning

iVend Retail: 15 Features

Accounting Management
Bar Code Scanning
Consignment
Credit Card Processing
Customer Management
Discounts
eCommerce
Exchanges
Gift Cards
Inventory Management
Layaways & Quotes
Price Lookup
Print Receipt
Receipt Notes
Shipping/Delivery Setup
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
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NOVA
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
3.4/10
License pricing
$89.99 per month
Functionality
15
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iVend
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
81/100
Pricing
8/10
License pricing
$160 per month
Functionality
41
Review
Rent
ITQlick rating
3/5
Score
86/100
Pricing
4.4/10
License pricing
$129 per month
Functionality
7
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Profit
ITQlick rating
2.8/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
3.8/10
License pricing
$500 per license
Functionality
16
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COMCASH
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
84/100
Pricing
4.4/10
License pricing
$125 per month
Functionality
50
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.