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Windward Software Named Amongst Best Point of Sale Systems of 2021

windward-system-five-on-cloud-best-pos-softwareWindward Software is pleased to announce that, a leading independent review website for small business online tools, products, and services, has named Windward System Five on Cloud  as best point of sale (POS) system of 2021. The top solutions were evaluated based on several core features and customer feedback. 

Windward Software Systems, Inc. and other software companies were required to offer pricing transparency about additional fees associated with setup assistance, customer support, credit card processing, or other services. The guide also examined platforms that support main features like PCI-compliance, contactless payments, online ordering, and integrations with third-party software. It was also critical that each company provides round the clock customer support. 

Researchers at conducted an assessment of over 70 solutions across the web. To access the complete list of best POS systems, please visit

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Founded in 1984, Windward Software serves over 4,400 business clients in 33 countries, and operates worldwide, including its headquarters in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada, The company’s flagship product, Windward System Five on Cloud, operates in businesses that sell, service, or rent. It is used by businesses active in, but not limited to: Home Goods, Building Materials, Furniture, Appliance, Consumer Electronics, Lighting, Rentals, Healthcare, Garden Centers, and Powersports. 

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Windward System Five on Cloud is extremely adaptable and is equally at home handling simple payment processing or specialized functions like bar code scanning, serial number tracking, unit tracking, labor costs, alternate suppliers, signature capture, and more. Our platform has been built with the feedback of business owners in over 20 industries with decades of refinement.


Our feature set is unparalleled. Organize staff, customers, inventory, and operations with a comprehensive tool set. Gain the visibility that business owners crave through top-level and detailed reports. Add modules, integrate with other software, go cloud-based, multi-store, or sell globally online. Windward’s Business Management Software grows with you.


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