Discover the essential tools, tricks, and stories about starting a small business. Plus, get to know SumUp merchants and how their passion helped them achieve success.


Spotlight: Seth Rubin with Rise & Shine Biscuit Kitchen and Cafe

Business owner Seth Rubin is on a mission for global biscuit domination.

SumUp Team

Oct 27, 2022

Confessions of a Barista

The world of coffee is so much more complex than drive-thrus and frappuccinos.

Maria Vahrenhorst

Jul 7, 2022

First-Year Hurdles of Owning a Bakery

Don’t get whisked up in the hurdles of owning a bakery–plan ahead instead.

Annie Burdick

Sep 22, 2021

Spotlight: Rachael Walker with Life’s a Buch

Owner of Life's a Buch Kombucha, Rachael Walker, shares her story and more.

SumUp Team

Sep 1, 2021

Spotlight: Alan Belin with Apex Limo Services

Small business owner Alan Belin shares how Apex Limo Services began.

SumUp Team

Aug 17, 2021

Heilandt Roastery

Heilandt Coffee: Going cashless with SumUp

Meet the Cologne coffee shop committed to fair, sustainable, and delicious produce.

Aaron Nevin

Jul 13, 2021