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Buildbase Acquired by Huws Gray

Published on 29th July, 2021 in the category: News.

One of our customers, Huws Gray have recently aquired Buildbase as we;re sure you have read about.


This is an enoumous aquisition for them and will take Huws Gray from 113 stores across the UK to approximately 263. 





Fantasy Football final results

Published on 29th July, 2021 in the category: News.


We're delighted to have a winner for our 2020 season Border Fantasy Football League, but it's a bit awkward that it was a member of our own team!


Congratulations to Gareth Blackwell who scopped the £50 Amazon voucher with his fantasy team 'Tough at the top!'. 





Come and see us at the NMBS show 2021

Published on 14th July, 2021 in the category: News.

We are exhibiting at the NMBS show again this year.


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Obviously there wasn't a show last year, so it's great to be planning a live event again.


Are you attending?

Have you got your FREE tickets yet?




The show is at the Coventry Building Society Arena in Coventry, just off the M6, on Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th September. It's set to be a great exhibition and we have a great offer for you...


Come and see us on stand 217 and book a system demo, and in return we'll give you our online portal FREE for 12 months when you order a new system. This is a fantastic offer and allows you to give your trade customers online tools completely free for a whole year. 


We really hope to see you at the exhibition, click here for more details.




Two New Webinars

Published on 6th January, 2021 in the category: News.

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We have recently added two new webinars to our CounterAct You Tube Channel. 


Direct Orders: Click Here  


Customer Orders: Click Here 


Eventhough these presentations are aimed at existing CounterAct users and are quite in depth you may find them interesting if you are considering changing your merchant software system.


Our YouTube Channel has lots of informtion on the system as well as details on new CounterAct features and updates.    



Happy Birthday to Us!

Published on 1st December, 2020 in the category: News.

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Border Merchant Systems is 30 years old today!


Formed by a group of merchants, Border was started purely as a support company. We then began developing our own merchant software and have never looked back. 


The company has certainly come a long way since then. 


Border is now part of the Hermitage Innovation Group of companies. We have over 80 companies of all different sizes throughout the UK running their businesses on CounterAct.


Whatever the future holds, Border will always endeavour to provide our customers the highest level of service and support possible whilst being true to our core values of honesty, well-being & enthusiasm.   





CounterAct Web Portal

Published on 16th November, 2020 in the category: News.

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The CounterAct Web Portal is a fantastic tool that allows account customers to log into a secure section of the merchants website and carry out numerous admin functions including getting a copy of and invoice or statement, seeing a POD or paying their account.





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Border Merchant Systems Ltd, Singleton Court Business Park, Wonastow Road, Monmouth, NP25 5JA