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Rockaway, NJ July 8, 2014 Acclivity Releases Latest Checkout
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Rockaway, NJ October 19, 2011 Acclivity Launches NYC Development Studio
Amsterdam, September 21th 2010 Checkout Gains Local Focus in Australia
Amsterdam, September 19th 2010 Checkout Localized for Canada
Amsterdam, September 24th 2009 Checkout 3.0 Released
Amsterdam, March 27th 2008 Checkout 2.0 Released
Amsterdam, November 7th 2007 Joint Venture MYOB-US
Amsterdam, February 12th 2007 Checkout 1.1 available
Amsterdam, December 19th 2006 Checkout 1.0 Available
Amsterdam, October 23rd 2006 Checkout public beta available

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Werck BV Announces Checkout 3

Major Upgrade Features Web Store Integration

September 23, 2009 (Rockaway, NJ) - Werck BV today announced the immediate release of Checkout 3, the powerful, easy and affordable point of sale software for the Mac.

"Checkout 3 comes loaded with features, but is still the easiest Mac Point of Sale application out today," says Dirk Stoop, Werck BV Partner. "We've included so many customer requested features and enhancements, like barcode label printing, a revamped Product Manager, and an overall speed boost. We're also proud to announce the launch of our new Checkout web store, Enstore."

Seamless eCommerce Integration

Enstore is a pay-as-you-go web store that integrates seamlessly with Checkout. Products can be managed in Checkout and then synced with Enstore, online orders and customers are then tracked directly in Checkout. 

Enstore comes with the flexibility to customize your store, automatic shipping and tax rate lookup (US and Canada only), hassle-free payment processing through major payment providers and a set of beautifully designed templates created by the award-winning designers behind Checkout. The Enstore buying experience is so simple, your customers will keep coming back.

Enstore, currently in beta, comes with no setup fee, free hosting, and unlimited bandwidth and storage. Powered by Google App Engine, Enstore automatically scales up as your business grows.

Label Printing

Add barcodes to items, then print on Avery or Dymo labels. Scan the labels at the counter and Checkout does the rest.

Matrix Products

Checkout 3 has a brand new interface to set up product variations like sizes and colors. The number of definable product properties is limitless, making it easier to set up and sell products without restrictions.

Product Manager

Rebuilt from the ground up, Checkout's new product manager offers better search functions and allows for editing and deletion of multiple products at the same time.


Checkout 3 makes it possible to accept down payments and deposits on orders. 

Quicker Sales

A typical retail sale is now completed faster and easier. With improved support for barcode scanners and magnetic swipe readers, Checkout now works even better in a high-volume business.

And so much more:

  • Faster log-ins, and overall improved performance for large stores
  • Connect up to 20 workstations to one store (Only when the store is hosted on an Intel-based Mac)
  • Improved barcode scanner and swipe reader support
  • Faster and more powerful search functionality
  • Select and delete multiple customer records at once
  • Improved Reports and Ledger performance
  • Multi-region sales tax support
  • Support for multiple suppliers per product
  • New easy interface to scan in or enter serial numbers for your products
  • Edit properties of multiple products at once
  • Support for manually configured connections in the Login window
  • Support for shipping addresses and shipping cost on Orders
  • Support for hosting multiple Stores on one computer

Availability and Pricing

In the United States and Canada, Checkout is available through Apple resellers, on the web at, and other online outlets and mail order catalogs.

Internationally, Checkout 3 is available from Werck Sales BV at

Checkout 3 is priced at $399 / €329. More information can be found on Checkout 3 at, or by calling (877) 788-1202.


Google App Engine is a trademark of Google Inc. Checkout is a trademark of Werck BV. Enstore is a trademark of Sofa BV. Other mentioned product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.


About Werck BV
Werck BV is a joint venture that combines Sofa's dedication to developing easy-to-use software with Acclivity's experience servicing small businesses. Werck develops, markets, and supports Checkout for Mac small businesses around the world.