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Charity retailers, meet Gen Z

55% of Gen Z would place a charity shop on their ‘ideal high-street' according to a YouGov survey. Surprising? Maybe not. Charity shops in the UK and Ireland provide this group of under 25’s with valuable work experience that many Millennials and Generation X were...

Barnardo’s Retail Stores Roll-out CharityStore EPOS Software

Last year 272,000 children, young people, parents and carers were supported by Barnardo’s through more than 1,000 services across the UK, such as young carers, care leavers, foster carers and adoptive parents, training and skills or parenting classes. Working to...

Cybertill wins prestigious European Award

Cybertill has won SaaS Solution of the Year at the prestigious IT Europa Awards. Cybertill was nominated with charity retail client, Hospice in the Weald, who has over 20 stores. 

How can Charity Retailers Win Christmas Revenue?

Where has this year gone? A question many of us ask on a regular basis. Christmas is already upon us and with the chaos that Black Friday usually brings now behind us, the high street is fully focused on increasing footfall and revenue for the Christmas Shopping...

UK Charity Shops Show Resilience

Resilient. The one word that sticks out when reading the latest Charity Shops Survey. A word that resonates with people of the UK no matter what is going on in the world. Charity retail is a fundamental aspect of any British high street, providing towns and cities...

PDSA 100 bags for 100 years

Well the challenge has been accepted! Cybertill will be supporting PDSA in their centenary year to donate 100 bags for 100 years campaign. Rose has kindly shared the bags around the office to all us hoarders who I’m sure will have lots of lovely things to donate! Not...

GDPR. A simplified guide for Charities.

GDPR has been set up to protect an EU individual’s data and information, so why is it important to charities? Changes in the law applies to all electronic and paper based data that a charity holds on a living EU national. From May 2018 charities must only lawfully...

7 Ideas for increasing revenue for charity retailers

Charity retail is experiencing a surge in popularity, with a 32% growth in 2016, the sector currently raises over £270m each year for a range of causes in the UK. Vintage clothes, furniture and vinyl are experiencing a resurgence and with this comes the millennial...

CRA 2017 Event

East Midlands Conference Centre, University of Nottingham, NG7 2RJ 25th – 27th June 2017 - Stand 39 Cybertill will once again be attending and sponsoring the Charity Retail Association's Conference & Exhibition at East Midlands Conference Centre, 25-27 June 2017;...

Seamless Transactions Online or Offline

We passionately believe that our customers should always be able to give their customers a great shopping experience. That’s why CharityStore’s Cloud EPoS now offers you a new and better way to process every transaction smoothly, seamlessly and securely. Seamless...

Charity Retail is Evolving… Are you?

Today, there are more than 9,000 charity shops across the UK and that number is growing at an exponential rate. Compare this to over 70 years ago when charity stores were ran by volunteers and focused towards a consumer struggling to make ends meet during the war....

How Technology is Helping Tackle the Changing Face of Hospice Retail

Hospice retail is evolving and has changed more in the last 5 years than in the previous 25. One thing that has triggered this evolution is the rapid growth of technology within the sector which shows no sign of slowing down. According to CharityStore Director Rob...

High Street Convenience in Charity Retail

Consumers are changing how high street retailers operate. Today’s consumers want a convenient and seamless experience. Retailers are meeting this challenge through technology, an example is tablets as they proliferate in-store, whether it’s a digital portal for...

5 Tips to Increase Revenue for the Hospice Retail Sector

As the hospice retail sector changes and adapts to customers’ needs alongside the wider retail market, we’ve listed our top five simple steps that hospice retailers can take to boost revenue.       1. Don’t miss out on gift aid sales The first step to increasing...

How can social media help charity retailers increase sales?

Over the past few years, charities have become incredibly social media savvy, using the growing number of platforms to raise awareness of their cause, engage directly with supporters and even run fundraising campaigns. It’s not just the charities in...

Cybertill goes football crazy to raise funds for CRUK

Cybertill supports Football Shirt Friday to raise much-needed funds for customer Cancer Research UK’s Bobby Moore Fund. On April 17th 2015, staff at Cybertill’s head office in Knowsley proudly supported their favourite football teams by wearing their shirt to work and...

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