Fast, efficient, secure

⇒ Providing supply chain technology for booksellers and suppliers worldwide.
BatchLine POS can run your business for less than £10 a week.

Authorisation Dates

Note the next authorisation dates for Batch Payments

  • 26 July 2022
  • 27 September 2022
  • 26 October 2022
  • 27 November 2022
  • 27 December 2022
  • 26 January 2023

The August 2022 deadline is coming up in


We understand that being in the book trade can be challenging. Using Batch to take care of boring but essential administrative tasks will leave you free to focus on your business and those all-important customers.

BatchLine POS

We manage BatchLine POS on behalf of the Booksellers Association and National Book Tokens. Subscribe to the UK's most popular stock management system to run your bookshop from only £1.32 a day.


At Batch, we are experts at building low-cost bespoke systems for retailers in the bookselling and entertainment industries. If you require electronic data to be translated automatically into a different format for your trading partners, we can handle it.


The security of your financial and business data is our top priority. Our ISO 27001 certificate ensures that your information is safe to the highest international standards.

The Batch Payments system reduces overheads in the supply chain and improves communication between suppliers and their customers worldwide. It was created by the Booksellers Association of the UK and Ireland in 2000 to replace the manual clearing house scheme.

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Batch Returns is an easy-to-use web interface that was specially built to cut down on waste in the supply chain. Whether you use Returns as a bookseller or a supplier, our system will put you in control: we provide the infrastructure, you make the business decisions.

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Behind the scenes, Batch works hard to manage financial and supply chain data so that publishers and booksellers can enjoy the benefits of automation. Automating processes saves time and cuts down on errors caused by manual inputting. It also lowers admin costs.

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6 Bell Yard


Tel: +44 (0)20 7421 4660
Fax: +44 (0)20 7430 9559


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