Our salon software will

cut your to-do list in half increase your revenue give your time back

Our easy-to-use salon software will help you do better business, increase your profits and reclaim your work/life balance. It’s surprisingly simple!

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Who the heck is Shortcuts?

If you haven’t heard of us, it’s because we’re new to New Zealand but we are the OG’s in Australia! We love to focus on what we’re doing (and doing it well!). We stay in our own lane and focus on what the most important thing is… giving YOU a solution that will actually help you get more bookings, cut your workload in half, and reclaim your work / life balance!

Our sales team aren’t pushy or aggressive (seriously, there’s nothing worse). We’re here to help you find something that will work best for you. If that’s not us, that’s ok! And if it is us, well… dang even better!

Meet Ingrid: Shortcuts Salon Software's New Zealand Sales Manager

When it comes to the hair and beauty industry in New Zealand, we’ve long suspected that this fab country has some of the best hair and beauty talent and creativity the industry has seen! In our bid to help the country’s salons, spas and barbers thrive with cutting-edge technology, we’d like to introduce our new New Zealand Sales Manager, Ingrid!

We pulled Ingrid aside on her visit to Shortcuts HQ to ask her some hard-hitting questions so you can get to know her better.

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Work less, create more with Shortcuts.

Trim your workload by simplifying the essentials

We’ll help you run a tight ship at your front desk, motivate and inspire your team, keep track of stock, and manage your clients more effectively.

Save time with an easy to manage appointment book

Create, reschedule and cancel appointments wherever you are, saving you time when you need it most.

24/7 online booking when it suits your clients

Capture every client by letting them book online when it suits them.

Get bookings straight from Google

Let your clients book an appointment with you, the minute they find you on Google. Reserve with Google syncs seamlessly with your Online Booking, which means no double bookings, ever.

Promote your business at the click of a button

This simple, yet super powerful, solution allows you to send email and SMS marketing to your clients using pre-made templates to make your life easy!

Deliver a memorable client experience, every time

Treat each and every guest to a personalised experience that will keep them coming back to your salon visit after visit. You’ll create a more loyal customer base, and your cutting-edge salon software will make it a true pleasure to do business with you.

Banish no-shows with automated SMS reminders

Automatically send a text message reminder to your clients, and their confirmation will sync with your Appointment Book.

Speed up your checkout with our easy-to-use Point of Sale

Streamline your front desk with our stylish, touch-screen point of sale system. You can quickly check out clients, refund products and services, apply discounts and more.

Sell gift cards straight from your site

Choose to sell online or physical gift cards in-salon, beautifully custom-designed with your logo and branding. It’s the perfect way to increase revenue and grow your client base.

Reward your most loyal customers

Loyal customers are worth their weight in gold, which is why we designed a feature dedicated to helping you incentivise and reward your clients. There’s no better way to keep your guests coming back, visit after visit!

We asked Mana Dave of Blaze Hair (Auckland) and Pony Professionnel what he thinks of Shortcuts!

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Fill out the form below and your New Zealand sales manager Ingrid will be in touch to chat about ways Shortcuts can help your business.

Success stories from our Shorties


Success Story

Alcyon Hair and Beauty

November 13, 2018
Picture this: You’ve finally realised your dream of opening your own salon in the perfect space. Your team is ready, clients are beating down the door, everything is in place, except… the internet doesn’t work.
Success Story

Ziggy’s Barber Salon

November 14, 2017
Meet Andy Pearson: country kid turned inner-city barber, lover of fine Scotch whisky, purveyor of fine haircuts, co-owner of Ziggy’s Barber Salon. At just 27 years of age, Andy has already ticked off some major life goals, but his success story has only just begun.
Success Story

In Therapy

October 20, 2017
Adorer of all creatures great and small, bright lipstick lover, empowerer of women, owner of In Therapy beauty salon. Nicola’s kindheartedness and commitment to giving back to the community that supports her are the hallmarks of her success.