Gift cards are a great way to show someone you care. Unlike coupons, they are treated like cash and can be used to purchase items from a restaurant. If you're using a POS system, you'll need to specify which company you're using, as that will determine if you want a gift card with a bar code or a magnetic stripe. A barcode card is scanned and gift cards with a magnetic stripe are swiped.
Your POS will track the remaining amount of the gift card. If you have any questions about how restaurant gift cards work, our FAQs page has all the answers. It's important to note that most restaurants don't accept them when you take them to the restaurant. Gift cards are a great way to show someone you care and make sure they can enjoy a meal at their favorite restaurant. With the right POS system, you can easily track and manage your gift cards.