An iPad will connect to the stand, the Square's app will run the payment solution. The stand can connect to things such as printers and scanners. Square Stand can be pre-ordered right now for $299 and features an integrated card reader.
On the Square Stand, CEO Jack Dorsey said:
They have to deal with these ugly systems that they don't know how to use. Nothing works together, nothing is seamless, nothing feels like it fits. It really takes away from their aesthetic. We thought we could do a lot better.