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  1. Create Retail 'Packages' To Sell Multiple Items In One Go

    Allow the creation of retail/stock packages where you can create a bundle of items to sell in one go.

    This is especially useful for hampers, gift sets and around Christmas time

    61 votes

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    9 comments  ·  Phorest Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  2. Include dashes (555-555-5555) into client phone number to make it more readable

    Can you possibly put dashes (555-555-5555) into client phone number so they can be read more easily.

    58 votes

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    5 comments  ·  Phorest Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. On sales screen break down services total and products total

    When cashing a client out, if they purchase a product with their service, having it broken down (maybe just at the bottom or something) so when they ask what the services are we don't need to go in and manually calculate it. I know my clients ask this frequently for tipping purposes. so sally got a hair cut for $53 and spent $77 on products instead of seeing $130 total due you would see

    Total $130
    (Services $53)
    (Products $77)

    or something along those lines would be Greatly appreciated!!!!

    57 votes

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    5 comments  ·  Phorest Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  4. Staff profiles on Phorest Go

    Bring back “Staff Profiles” on phorest go! Why would you remove such a brilliant feature? It gave me total control on the move.

    56 votes

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    9 comments  ·  Phorest Go  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  5. Pop up to show remainder of gift card balance after check out on same window as re-book, email receipt, etc.

    It's helpful to be able to quickly write the remaining balance on the back of the gift card for the client to remember how much of a balance is left.

    56 votes

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    1 comment  ·  Phorest Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Assign more than one preferred staff for a client

    our salon offers hair, massage, and nailcare services. Can select more than 1 staff member as preferred?

    55 votes

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    4 comments  ·  Phorest Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. Online Booking - Limit Days Services Can Be Booked

    Certain services offered at salons are not ideal for other clients or staff members, so as the salon owner, I dedicate one day a week to the stylists who would like to offer certain services, ie. perms (the smell) and/or brazilian blowouts/keratin treatments (toxic fumes). We currently have a note in the online booking system to tell clients that the service(s) can only be booked on Monday. However, most clients don't see that note so they end up booking on other days because phorest just shows all the available dates and times rather than just the Monday available slots. Would…

    54 votes

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    26 comments  ·  Salon Branded App / Online Booking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. Trails to show what staff members have viewed, in addition to what they have edited

    On our old system we had a daily log of who’d done what when logged into their PIN number.
    Eg. When they’d looked at a client record card and what time. And when they’d changed an appointment from one day to another. The trails on the system at the moment are good but it takes a long time to track any changes so to be able to see what staff have been looking at or doing whilst logged in would be fab.

    53 votes

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  9. Check SMS balance through the Marketing section

    It would be very useful to be able to check SMS balance in the marketing suite so that we can see how many are available before running a campaign and would prompt reorder before running out.

    52 votes

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  10. Consultation Forms - Have Multiple Forms On One Service

    Allow multiple forms to be assigned to a single service for when we need different forms

    52 votes

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  11. Phorest Pay - Take Card Details & Charge No-Shows For All Bookings

    I would like to be able to take bank details over phone and for walk in customers so we have same facility in salon as we do online. we can charge online customers for not showing up we cant for in salon, having this added would not only save salons thousands but would make money for the people who take deposit money, please vote !

    51 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Phorest Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi folks,

    Some big news here, we’re now in development on a new payment platform for Phorest. We expect this to release later this year (after summer), we have a team dedicated to this and we can’t wait to get it into your hands.

    This will allow things like larger deposits, taking deposits over the phone and charging the balance of appointments using stored credit cards on client accounts.

    Big things are coming this year!

    Paddy

  12. Different delivery options for the online store i.e. Click & collect

    In The Online Store you NEED to have an option for Local Pickup. If the client wants to pick up, they can come to the salon. If they want it to be shipped in can be shipped. Both.

    50 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Salon Branded App / Online Booking  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. Online Store Special Offers/Discounts

    If you have an online product sale you cannot adjust the price across all items at once.

    48 votes

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  15. Select multiple services in one go while booking to create the appointment faster

    be able to select multiple services to add on while booking clients. ex: highlight, root retouch and haircut in one click - not starting from scratch every time you need to add on a service

    47 votes

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  16. Peak business days/times report

    Having a graph showing which days of the week are most and least busy, so we can better adjust schedules according to demand days

    47 votes

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    2 comments  ·  Phorest Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hi Folks,

    We’re about to start beta testing a new reporting dashboard that contains peak business days and times information.

    As you have voted on this idea in Uservoice I’m contacting you to see if you would be interested in being a beta tester for this feature. Beta testing would give you early access to the dashboard where you can provide feedback directly to us to help make the feature ready for general release.

    At Your Service,
    Seán

  17. GDPR - Blank Automatic Lock Screen

    We have set our Desktop screen to automatically lock when the computer has not been used for 1 minute. This is to safe guard our clients data in compliance with GDPR, however behind the log in pad you can still see the booking screen including the clients names and telephone number. This should be a blank screen, like it is when you log out manually. I cannot trust myself or my staff to log out manually every time they leave the screen as we are a very busy salon with lots of clients to attend to at any one time.…

    47 votes

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  18. Staff Year On Year Report

    I think it would be really beneficial if we could have a report that showed our stylists year on year performance ( like the financial year on year ) . I am currently organising staff appraisals and I'm inputting this data into a spreadsheet and converting to a graph to show their progress. It would save a lot of time.

    47 votes

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  19. Reviews & Reputation - A Widget for our Websites to Display Reviews

    A button for our websites that would link to our reviews

    46 votes

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  20. Ability to resend an appointment confirmation, reminder, review

    It would be great to send a second appointment reminder when the guest has not confirmed. EX: afternoon/eve prior to appointment to be able to cllck a button to RESEND reminder.

    45 votes

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    8 comments  ·  Marketing & Automated Messages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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