CenterEdge Software Blog

Sky Pirates of Mermaid Bay Press Release

Posted by Sherry Howell on Sep 1, 2023 11:02:00 AM


Sky Pirates Are Headed to Pigeon Forge


Media contact: 
Sherry Howell | CenterEdge Software | | 336.598.5934

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Payment Tech Award Press Release

Posted by Sherry Howell on Aug 28, 2023 11:00:00 AM

CenterEdge Named Paytech Award Finalist


Media contact: 
Sherry Howell | CenterEdge Software | | 336.598.5934

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5 Things to Invest in to Drive Your Business Forward

Posted by Sherry Howell on Aug 15, 2023 11:00:00 AM

Before you take out your checkbook, take a moment to consider where your business needs your most significant investment. 

When you’re a small business owner, there's a neverending list of items that need your attention, time, and money. The best operators know investing in your business, and the people and processes that make it work is never a wasted effort. Before you call your banker, consider where you would make the most impact. Here are five key areas to consider when investing. 
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Click to Pay Now Available

Posted by Sherry Howell on Aug 3, 2023 11:00:00 AM

3 Ways to Make Collecting Guest Payments a Breeze

CenterEdge’s Click to Pay features offer a secure, more convenient payment process for guests in three core areas of your business.

Consumer buying trends are shifting rapidly, and buyers need easy ways to buy from you. Whether they’re booking an event, paying their accounts receivable balance, or paying for their drink tab, they want convenience and security. 
To help you deliver both, CenterEdge has developed a suite of features that will allow guests to pay by visiting a secure link known as Click to Pay,* available exclusively with CenterEdge Payments. 
Read on for three key areas where Click to Pay can help offer your guests a new way to pay, while helping your business…starting today. 
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Dual Pricing Now Available

Posted by Sherry Howell on Jul 10, 2023 11:01:00 AM

Introducing Dual Pricing with CenterEdge Payments

Dual Pricing with CenterEdge Payments allows you to eliminate nearly all of your credit card card processing costs.

There are many benefits of a dual pricing strategy, and with costs on the rise, now might be the perfect time for you to implement dual pricing in your amusement or entertainment venue. 

Our CenterEdge team has been hard at work developing a seamless, integrated solution that will allow you to pass the costs associated with processing credit cards onto just the guests who choose to pay with credit or debit cards. And what’s more? It’s now available. 

Read on to learn more about Dual Pricing with CenterEdge Payments, and contact us if you’d like to learn more about implementing in your business.

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Stopping Karen Before She Starts: Guest Management & Training

Posted by Sherry Howell on Jun 30, 2023 3:00:00 PM

Tips to help your team build the skills necessary to prevent negative guest interactions

This week I had the opportunity to speak to bowling proprietors at the International Bowl Expo. The topic, How to Stop Karen Before She Starts, sparked a fun and lively discussion! But this topic is no laughing matter. These days, guest demands are high and it’s up to us to prepare our teams for every kind of interaction.

To help get started on the path to stopping the dreaded Karen moments, we put together a few considerations, tips, and proven training activities to help give your team the boost…and the tools… necessary to win over even the toughest customer.


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Topics: Facility Operations

5 Ways to Increase Profitability in Your FEC

Posted by Sherry Howell on Jun 21, 2023 4:14:43 PM

A creative look at spaces, savvy waiver management, and a fresh look at food and beverage can make a big impact on your bottom line.

Creators and business owners often dream of capturing the next million-dollar idea to revolutionize their brand or business. And while that’s the way legends are born, the reality is that for many of us, success comes down to the small changes and improvements we make in our daily lives that can take our businesses from fine to fantastic. 

Finding new ways to drive revenue and increase profitability is essential if you want to grow. To help you do that, read on for five simple ways to increase profitability in your family entertainment or amusement business today. 

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Topics: Facility Operations

7 Benefits of a Dual Pricing Credit Card Processing Program

Posted by Sherry Howell on May 31, 2023 10:59:58 AM

Transparency, seamless integration, and fee elimination are just some of the benefits of a dual pricing program

Operating costs are on the rise and many business owners are left worrying about managing costs and maintaining a profitable business. One of the largest cost centers many business owners face is the ever-increasing cost of accepting credit cards. But since credit cards are a rule of the game in business these days, not taking them is not really an option. 

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Topics: CenterEdge Advantage POS, Facility Operations, Payment Processing

Meet the All-New CenterEdge Hybrid Tablet

Posted by Sherry Howell on May 22, 2023 11:48:12 AM

Introducing The CenterEdge Hybrid Tablet 

Successfully operating your day-to-day business can be challenging, and sometimes, you may wish for an extra set of hands to help manage sales, event, and inventory tasks. But while you can add staff to a shift, simply assigning them to a fixed workstation may limit their ability to perform their job function as effectively as you desire. Enter: the CenterEdge Hybrid Tablet. 

CenterEdge’s all-new Hybrid Tablet is a mobile point of sale that enables you to position staff wherever they are needed throughout your FEC or amusement park - with the tools they need to maximize their productivity. 

Read on for 7 things you’ll love about the all-new CenterEdge Hybrid Tablet.

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Topics: Point of Sale, CenterEdge News

7 Friction Points that Damage Your Brand

Posted by Sherry Howell on Apr 21, 2023 11:12:53 AM

Complicated coupons, inconvenient payment processes, and even walk-in birthday parties can cause small friction points, leading to big frustration.

Reputation is critical to any business’s success, and maintaining one that’s positive is easier said than done. Most companies have a plan for handling significant customer issues, but It doesn’t take huge mistakes to wreak havoc. Even minor friction points can erode your guests’ perception of your business over time. 

Read on for seven common friction points that could damage your business and what to do about them

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Topics: Facility Operations, Birthday Party & Groups, Online Sales & Ticketing, Food & Beverage