To get started, create a free merchant account here

then follow the tutorial steps below

To get started, create a free merchant account here 

then follow the tutorial steps below

12 Steps to Setting Up Contactless Ordering

12 Steps to Setting Up Contactless Ordering

1. Download CIRCL Store

1. Download CIRCL Store

2. Sign Up
Create a username and password

Tips
Get a dedicated phone or tablet to manage your online ordering.  If you want to print, you’ll need a Android 8.0 or 9.0 smartphone or tablet.

Keep your username short and simple, e.g. maxcoffee.

2. Sign Up
Create a username and password

Tips
Get a dedicated phone or tablet to manage your online ordering.  If you want to print, you’ll need a Android 8.0 or 9.0 smartphone or tablet.

Keep your username short and simple, e.g. maxcoffee.

3. In “Store Settings”,
input your store name and confirm your map location

Tips
‣ Your Store Name is what your customers will see.
The map will automatically enter your address.
You can set up the rest of the data later.
For table ordering, you can edit your table names, e.g. Seat 3C, Flag 5, Tent 7
For delivery, please provide details to your customers on your online Chalkboard, e.g. fee, delivery radius, free delivery rules.
Note we are improving our delivery system throughout 2020.

3. In “Store Settings”,
input your store name and confirm your map location

Tips
Your Store Name is what your customers will see.
The map will automatically enter your address.
You can set up the rest of the data later.
For table ordering, you can edit your table names, e.g. Seat 3C, Flag 5, Tent 7
For delivery, please provide details to your customers on your online Chalkboard, e.g. fee, delivery radius, free delivery rules. 
Note we are improving our delivery system throughout 2020.

4. In “Menu Management”,
add at least one item or dish

Tips
You can add customizations and modifiers at any time.
Contact us at merchantsupport@circl.it for more complex customizations.

4. In “Menu Management”,
add at least one item or dish

Tips
You can add customizations and modifiers at any time.
Contact us at merchantsupport@circl.it for more complex customizations.

5. You’re online…try it out!

Tips
Turn off silent mode and increase your device volume.

Tap the link to your ordering website, place a test order, then accept or reject it in the CIRCL Store app

5. You’re online…try it out!

Tips
Turn off silent mode and increase your device volume.

Tap the link to your ordering website, place a test order, then accept or reject it in the CIRCL Store app

6. Upgrade to PRO to support online payments,
QR table ordering, and more!

Go to our pricing webpage

Press “Upgrade to PRO”, login using the same username and password, and enter your credit card to subscribe.

Don’t worry, a free trial is available and you can always cancel before your next billing.

6. Upgrade to PRO to support online payments,
QR table ordering, and more!

Go to our pricing webpage

Press “Upgrade to PRO”, login using the same username and password, and enter your credit card to subscribe.

Don’t worry, a free trial is available and you can always cancel before your next billing.

7. Register for online payments

After successfully subscribing, click the Register button to accept payments with our online payments partner.
Most merchants are approved in seconds.

7. Register for online payments

After successfully subscribing, click the Register button to accept payments with our online payments partner. 
Most merchants are approved in seconds.

8. Setup your devices

Get a printer here (or here for HK and here for SG).
For receiving orders, we recommend a Samsung Tab A 2019 tablet.

8. Setup your devices

Get a printer here (or here for HK and here for SG).
For receiving orders, we recommend a Samsung Tab A 2019 tablet.

9. Print your storefront and table signs

Tips
• Visit
circl.it/kit for pre-designed signs and decal templates.
• Add the QR codes to your preferred design.
• Email us at merchantsupport@circl.it if you need help.

9. Print your storefront and table signs

Tips
• Visit circl.it/kit for pre-designed signs and decal templates.
Add the QR codes to your preferred design.
• 
Email us at merchantsupport@circl.it if you need help.

10. Set up a Collection Monitor

Tips
For self-collection of dine-in or takeaway orders, customers will see their order status and an online “Collection Monitor” in their online order receipt, but you can also display these via monitors on your premises.  All you need is a web browser, e.g. a tablet or smart TV.

10. Set up a Collection Monitor

Tips
For self-collection of dine-in or takeaway orders, customers will see their order status and an online “Collection Monitor” in their online order receipt, but you can also display these via monitors on your premises.  All you need is a web browser, e.g. a tablet or smart TV.

11. Set up Facebook, Instagram, and website ordering

See this video on how to set up Facebook and Instagram ordering.
Add a button on your website linking to your CIRCL ordering webpage.

11. Set up Facebook, Instagram, and website ordering

See this video on how to set up Facebook and Instagram ordering.
Add a button on your website linking to your CIRCL ordering webpage.

12. Set up marketing

Tips
Email us and we can set up promo codes, loyalty rewards programs, and one-time welcome offers.  Later in 2020, just use CIRCL Store.

Note that all merchants on the FREE tier are required to give 20% off each registered user’s first takeaway order.  For more on this, see our FAQs.

For more guidance and tips, watch this demo and visit our FAQs.

12. Set up marketing

Tips
Email us and we can set up promo codes, loyalty rewards programs, and one-time welcome offers.  Later in 2020, just use CIRCL Store.

Note that all merchants on the FREE tier are required to give 20% off each registered user’s first takeaway order.  For more on this, see our FAQs.

For more guidance and tips, watch this demo and visit our FAQs.

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...and start taking online orders within 5 minutes!

 Or check out our upgrades and pricing here

...and start taking online orders within 5 minutes!

 Or check out our upgrades and pricing here

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