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Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) connector

SyncHub supercharges your Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) account by freeing your data for advanced reports and analysis. Simply connect your Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) account to our hosted data warehouse, then start reporting using your favourite reporting tools like PowerBI, Tableau or Microsoft Excel.

How it works

Get your Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) data into your favourite reporting tool in just two minutes and three easy steps.

1 2 3 Connect Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) to SyncHub

Securely connect your cloud software to SyncHub and we'll do the rest.

1 2 3 We sync your data automatically

SyncHub incrementally syncs your data and stages it in a managed data warehouse. We check for changes so you don't have to.

1 2 3 Connect your reporting tool

Query and share your data using our built-in Insights platform, or use your own reporting tool - such as like Excel, Tableau or Power BI.

What data do you need from Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend)?

Our simple data structures make your reporting a breeze

 Audit log event
 Outlet product tax
 Payment method
 Price book
 Price book product
 Product category
 Product type
 Sale fulfillment
 Sale item
 Sale item promotion
 Product variant
 Consignment product
 Product variant value
 Product tag
 Product product category
 Promotion condition include
 Promotion condition exclude
 Promotion action include
 Promotion action exclude
 Promotion outlet
 Promotion channel
 Promotion customer group
 Tax rate
Explore the full Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) data model here

Frequently asked questions

With SyncHub, you can create any report you like. This is because (unlike other reporting tools) we give you access to your raw Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) data. If you don't already have a reporting tool, you can use our Insights platform or grab one of our recommended 3rd-party tools then use its standard Database Connector to connect to SyncHub and begin pulling down your data.
SyncHub can poll Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) as frequently as every five minutes, however this capability may be limited by the amount of data you have and/or the type of plan you have with Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend). The best way to find out is to simply grab a free trial of SyncHub, connect Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend), then see for yourself.
SyncHub will (E)xtract your raw data from Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) and (L)oad it into your normalized, relational data warehouse. You can then use our Insights platform to (T)ransform your data so that you can report on it easily, such as building monthly rollups or normalizing currencies.
There are many ways to query data from Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) - CSV exports, Native Reports, API access etc. But for all but the most trivial reports, you need a staging service like SyncHub to ensure performance and uptime. See our detailed breakdown here to understand where a tool like SyncHub fits into your analytics stack.
SyncHub steps in where out-of-the-box reporting solutions fall over. We don't presume to know the questions you have of your data, and thus we don't provide any reports. What we do give you is raw data - as pure as possible - so you can build the reports that you need for your business. Of course, if you need help, you're sure to find a helpful professional in our Services Store.
Yes! That's exactly what SyncHub was designed for. Just use the standard Database Connector from your reporting tool to connect to SyncHub and start bringing in your data.
No. SyncHub is a reporting tool and cannot reflect changes back to your cloud application.
We currently sync Audit log event, Brand, Consignment, Customer, Inventory, Outlet, Outlet product tax, Payment, Payment method, Price book, Price book product, Product, Product category, Product type, Promotion, Register, Sale, Sale fulfillment, Sale item, Sale item promotion, Supplier, Tag, Tax, User, Product variant, Consignment product, Product variant value, Product tag, Product product category, Promotion condition include, Promotion condition exclude, Promotion action include, Promotion action exclude, Promotion outlet, Promotion channel, Promotion customer group and Tax rate (see our Data Model for full details). If there's something else you need just ask.
Your Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) data is stored in its own dedicated data warehouse, hosted in our Microsoft Azure Sydney Data Center. If you'd like it stored somewhere else (even your own servers), just enquire about our BYOD (bring-your-own-database) option.
Absolutely. Every customer gets their very own isolated data warehouse. Database credentials are salt-encrypted...multi-factor authentication can be activated for your account...we take security very seriously. You can read more about our security best practices here.
Because SyncHub is continuously syncing your Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) data to an offsite data store, you can also use our service to essentially maintain an up-to-date backup, in the event of a critical data failure or transfer to another system. With our BYOD (bring-your-own-database) option, you can even have this data stored directly into your own database. Select your pricing plan to backup on-demand as required, or have SyncHub automatically backup every day in the background for you.

About Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend)

Visit the Lightspeed Retail (X-Series/Vend) website

Vend enables retailers to accept payments, sell in-store and online, manage their inventory, reward customer loyalty, and report on their business in real time.

Vend works with a wide range of point-of-sale hardware, and is simple to set up — all you need is a web browser. Vend seamlessly integrates with other useful business tools, including Xero for accounting, Deputy for employee scheduling, and Timely for appointment booking, and has partnerships with payment providers including PayPal, Worldpay, Moneris, iZettle, Tyro and Smartpay. Vend is also the only retail-specific POS to be part of Apple’s Mobility Partner Program, working with Apple and other mobile apps to transform retail businesses around the world.