Phorest Salon Vs Salon

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 17, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Phorest Salon or Salon?

Salon is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Phorest Salon, Phorest Salon is rated higher (83/100) than Salon (71/100). Phorest Salon offers more features (3) to their users than Salon (0). There is a clear winner in this case and it is Phorest Salon!

Looking for the right Salon 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 Phorest Salon Software compares with Salon Ultimate?

Phorest Salon Software: In Phorest we are focused on helping salon owners to continually achieve the two most important areas of salon growth. Getting clients back more often and increasing average spend. We do this by providing salon owners with the technology and marketing tools to make life easier such as the ability to manage appointments, scan products and make sales...

Salon Ultimate: Salon Ultimate, founded in 2012, is a rapidly expanding international technology enterprise. Our team consists of a diverse group of intelligent, skilled, dedicated, and enthusiastic individuals who have propelled Salon Ultimate to become the all-in-one solution that exceeds the expectations of any salon or spa.

Who's more expensive? Phorest Salon or Salon Ultimate?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Salon 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 Phorest Salon and Salon Ultimate.

Phorest Salon price starts at $79 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Phorest Salon Software is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Salon software. Salon Ultimate price starts at $175 per month , when comparing Salon Ultimate to their competitors, the software is rated 8 - higher than the average Salon software cost.

Bottom line:Salon Ultimate is more expensive than Phorest Salon.

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 Phorest Salon Vs. Salon based on some of the most important and required Salon features. Phorest Salon: Employee Management, Inventory Management, Point of sale. Salon Ultimate: We are still working to collect the list of features for Salon Ultimate.

Target customer size

Phorest Salon's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, and Salon Ultimate's target customer size include: SMBs.

Phorest Salon

ITQlick rating
(4.9/5)

starts at $79 per month

Phorest Salon Software is a growing cloud-based Retail-POS software, it is designed to support small, medium and large size business. Phorest Salon Software received a rating of 4.9 from ITQlick team. The softw...

Categories: Employee Engagement, Inventory Management, iPad POS, Merchandising POS.

Salon Ultimate

ITQlick rating
(4.8/5)

starts at $175 per month

Salon Ultimate is a retail POS system designed for salons. This software helps users to take control, organize, and manage appointments with their clients.

Categories: Recurring invoicing, Employee Engagement, Payroll, Inventory Management, Salon.

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Phorest Salon: 3 Features

Employee Management
Inventory Management
Point of sale

Salon Ultimate: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information
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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Phorest
ITQlick rating
4.9/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$79 per month
Functionality
15
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Salon
ITQlick rating
4.8/5
Score
71/100
Pricing
8/10
License pricing
$175 per month
Functionality
7
Review
Salon
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
7.2/10
License pricing
$175 per month
Functionality
10
Review
Insight
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
88/100
Pricing
6.6/10
License pricing
$35 per month
Functionality
5
Booksy
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
81/100
Pricing
5.4/10
License pricing
$25 per month
Functionality
5
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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.