Asda partners with packaging firm to develop more sustainable point of sale

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Asda is working with packaging company DS Smith to eliminate non-recyclable elements from in-store point of sale. Industry News asda convenience stores DS Smith point of sale sustainability

Mastercard pilot turns smartphones into a point-of-sale device

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Expansion into the contactless tech space has accelerated due to the pandemic and is expected to continue

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Keeping Customers Safe: How Spacepole Can Keep Customers & Staff Safe At The Point Of Sale

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Security and well-being at the point of sale is not optional, customers are already shifting to using online & digital solutions as well as reduced contact channels to purchase the goods and services customers are seeking. Blog Point of Sale Solutions

5 Practical Use Cases for Mobile Point of Sale

RETAIL MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE

million mobile point-of-sale (POS) devices in the U.S. Of course, that doesn’t mean that all of them will be retail-centric. Below are five practical use cases for retail-based mobile point-of-sale.

The Best POS (Point of Sale) Systems for 2019: The Ultimate Guide

Ecommerce Platforms

In other words, leveraging an efficient point of sale system software should help you streamline all your in-store operations. Today’s commerce environment has a wide range of solutions for brick-and-mortar stores, most of which are essentially multifaceted point of sale systems. We’ve extensively analyzed a wide range of POS system software to prepare a comprehensively detailed collection of the best solutions today.

6 Reasons to Deploy Mobile Point of Sale

RETAIL MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE

Mobile point of sale is relatively new technology, but it is quickly becoming essential or retailers who want to remain competitive in an ever-increasing rapidly evolving retail environment. For starters, your sales staff won’t have to walk to the front of the store every time a customer asks about a product. Retain more customers – With mobile point of sale, your customers won’t have to wait in line to check out.

Guide to Using Point-of-Sale Data for Intelligent Retail Execution

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One of the most basic tools CPG brands use to understand their position in the market is point-of-sale data.

The Ultimate Guide to AirPOS Point of Sale System (ePOS) – Complete Review

Ecommerce Platforms

As a matter of fact, I need a system which is quick on the uptake. For that reason, I might want to do a comprehensive appraisal of AirPOS. Think of it as a bold step to enhance a secure checkout for your business. The focal point here is whether AirPOS is as good as it appears on paper. Unless I'm using some sort of OS from planet Mars. To request a demo, I only have to contact the sales team via their official phone number(+353 1437 0087).

Toshiba Self Checkout System 7 Supports Low-Touch Checkout Experiences

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Solution Spotlight Point-Of-Sale (POS) point of sale toshiba self checkout self checkout system 7Toshiba offers the existing Self Checkout System 7 , a solution designed to help retailers deliver fast, convenient and personalized checkout experiences.

Shopify vs Lightspeed (Jan 2021): Which is The Better Ecommerce and POS Provider?

Ecommerce Platforms

The right store building solution is essential for securing your first few sales, keeping customers retained and happy, and enjoying a healthy bottom line. There are 150+ templates for you to choose from, their all-important POS (point of sale) app, and a well-populated app store.

How to Turn a Rough Stone into a VVS1 Jewelry Business?

RETAIL MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE

Managing a jewelry store or a fast-growing retail operation is already a daunting task when you don’t have a smart Jewelry business software system to tame the day to day operations; let alone coping with the changing dynamics of consumer trends and markets in the disruptive times.

Best Bar POS System for 2020

Ecommerce Platforms

The POS or Point of Sale solution will allow you to take credit and debit card payments from your customers. There are tons of POS systems out there, but some come with specific features that are designed to appeal to a certain kind of business owner.

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How Retail Businesses Can Use Customer Data to Enhance Targeted Marketing

Retail Touch

As a result, retailers needed to reshape their ordering options and, in some cases, the entire layout of their stores. In addition, as the popularity of online ordering and delivery continues to skyrocket, marketers need to rethink how they communicate with and market to consumers.

Why Marketing and Your POS Have More in Common Than You Think

Teamwork Retail

With the advances in technology and addition of smart phones, customers can now access a brand anywhere, at any time, from almost any device. This brings up the question: Why would a retailer only make their marketing efforts omnichannel and not the selling of their product as well? In this scenario, if the retailer is not omnichannel, they may lose the sale. It should be just as easy to process these sales behind the scenes. The retail world has been revolutionized.

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Lightspeed POS Continues Global Expansion with Acquisition of Vend

Retail Touch

Lightspeed POS , a provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, will acquire cloud-based retail management software company Vend for approximately $350 million. million in the form of subordinate voting shares.

Teamwork Retail works with FAO Schwarz to “Return to Wonder” in NYC with Apple devices

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FAO Schwarz was founded 150 years ago to create a magical place where kids of all ages can go to explore and dream. Michael Mauerer, CEO of Teamwork Retail said “Apple provides the quintessential mobile platform for Teamwork to achieve its mission of frictionless commerce. We are extremely excited and proud to be an Apple mobility partner, and most of all to help our customers, like FAO Schwarz, achieve retail perfection.”.

Stripe Moving into Point of Sale Transaction Processing

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Stripe, one of the leading payment providers for online and platform businesses announced today “Stripe Terminal” to tackle the merchant challenges around in-person payments. Stripe’s solution combines several of the technology components that go into in-person payments and works to abstract the complexity away for merchants and developers.

‘A Reckoning for the Advertising Industry’: The Death of Third-Party Tracking Opens New Opportunities for Retailers

Retail Touch

A new era of advertising is taking shape. The Demise of the Third-Party Cookie. The EU set the stage for these changes in 2016 with its General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which laid out firm guidelines for the protection and sharing of consumer data.

Stripe Secures $600M in New Funding, Boosts Value to $95B

Retail Touch

With a mission to “grow the GDP of the internet,” Stripe plans to use the new funding to invest in its European operations, continue to build out its Global Payments and Treasury Network and expand services in a host of markets including Brazil, India, Indonesia, Thailand and the UAE. “We’re

Security Or Speed In The Payment Process

Teamwork Retail

It has been published that for every second of transaction time, 12 customers abandon their purchase. The lengthy processing times of EMV are longer than magstripe, on the surface this “innovation” feels like a step backwards. The chip on a contactless card communicates with the POS device through short-range wireless technology by virtue of an embedded antenna. Ensuring that merchants can track payments and minimize the risk of fraudulent transactions.

How 1,000-Store Russian Electronics Retailer Amped Up Online Sales 141%

Retail Touch

The ONE RETAIL strategy helped M.Video increase total online sales by 141.2% year-on-year through September 2020, boosting ecommerce’s share of its total sales from 33% in 2019 to 59% during this period. Q3 2020 net sales for all channels climbed 25.3%

Sneak Peek: Announcing Springboard Retail’s Next Generation Point-of-Sale

Springboard Retail

The product and engineering teams have been hard at work building our next generation omnichannel retail management platform. Over the next couple months, we’ll be previewing new features and capabilities enabled by this exciting project. POS software

CVS To Offer PayPal And Venmo Touch-Free Payments

Retail Touch

PayPal and Venmo QR codes offer our customers a secure and touch-free way to complete their purchase with a payment brand they know and trust,” said Jon Roberts, EVP and COO of CVS Health in a statement.

Retail Lessons From China: Innovation, Resilience And Recovery

Retail Touch

Non-essential retailers around the world have been devastated by COVID-19, with many experiencing everything from store closures to unprecedented drops in sales. Livestreaming Unlocks Massive Sales Potential. Regardless of the strategy chosen, there is no ‘going back to normal’.

Chartwells Debuts Checkout-Free C-Store at University of Houston

Retail Touch

The convenience store experience just got more convenient at Chartw ells , a division of Compass Group that operates thousands of stores on college and corporate campuses. They understand the safety side of it, but to them what’s most important is speed and convenience.

Retail Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow

Teamwork Retail

Evolution of Retail. The history of retail is completely intertwined with the history of humankind. We find the same forces at work today on the internet as the reach of our ability to buy and sell becomes a vital function served by the global communications infrastructure. It’s not an exaggeration to say that all written languages and mathematics of the Western world owe a great debt to salesmen in ancient times who didn’t completely trust their trading partners.

Mobile, Voice, Facial Recognition: Contactless Options Could Thrive Even Post-COVID-19

Retail Touch

More than two-thirds ( 69% ) of retail executives also expect enthusiasm for contactless options will continue. “In COVID-19 has “dramatically accelerated that shift and moved consumer segments that would have otherwise never adopted some of these contactless experiences.

Kohl’s Upgrades Loyalty Program With Kohl’s Cash Tie-In

Retail Touch

The 30 million members of Kohl’s Yes2You Rewards program will automatically be transitioned into Kohl’s Rewards, and their points will be converted to the new program. We are excited about this next evolution of loyalty at Kohl’s.

Digital Signage Solution Provider Raydiant Secures $13M in Fresh Funding

Retail Touch

By plugging a Raydiant ScreenRay into an HDMI-equipped TV, businesses can create messages for in-store customers ranging from check-in procedures, sales and promotions to live video support, photos and social media feeds.

Feature Partner: Socket Mobile

Teamwork Retail

We are proud to introduce one of our featured partners who will be joining us at NRF 2018 this year, in our booth #723. Here are some of the reasons we partner with Socket Mobile: Socket Mobile’s goal is to provide customers the convenience and performance in a barcode scanner that other data capture manufacturers don’t offer. Socket Mobile has 25 years of a sound status in mobile scanning, and is continuously pushing for improvement.

Feature Partner: Socket Mobile

Teamwork Retail

One of our featured partners who will be joining us at NRF 2018 this year, in our booth #723. Socket Mobile has 25 years of a sound status in mobile scanning, and is continuously pushing for improvement. Introducing, the SocketScan series of Bluetooth barcode scanners – standing out in a crowd, not only because their color options (blue, green, red, yellow and white), but because of user-friendly attributes and diverse capabilities.

Crocs Deploys Customer and Merchandise Solutions Chainwide

Retail Touch

Crocs’ implementation of Aptos solutions is vast, spanning both front-end and back-end systems and extending across our retail stores in North America, Europe and Asia,” said Doug Goehl, VP of Global Retail IT and People Systems at Crocs in a statement. “By

Walmart Unveils Reimagined Store Design Emphasizing Digital Shopping Experience

Retail Touch

The experience will be in nearly 200 Walmart supercenters by the end of January 2021, as well as in select Health Centers and Neighborhood Markets, and Walmart will expand the redesign to nearly 1,000 stores byQ1 2022.

Walking the Line: How a Post-Pandemic Retail Hybrid Might Make the Best of Both Worlds

Retail Touch

Even the best business plans expect some bumps along the road: financial insecurity among consumers, supply chain complications, a shortage of labor or reduced in-store traffic. But the COVID-19 pandemic forced retailers to grapple with all of the above, all at once.

Despite COVID, Spanish Retailer Rolls Out RFID Across 125 Stores in One Month

Retail Touch

The retailer has achieved stock accuracy of 98% at the first store in which the technology was deployed, and it is still measuring other potential gains, such as sales lifts due to merchandise availability and the ability to provide goods to online shoppers more quickly.

Digital Transformation Propels Burton’s Omnichannel Growth Plans

Retail Touch

countries and the principality of Andorra, as well as the U.S. The executive team sees the less developed DTC side as a bigger growth opportunity at this stage of the company’s lifecycle, but “wholesale is a great business and we have no intention of moving away from it,” she noted.

Hudson Uses COVID Shutdown to Shave 5 Months off Transaction Platform Deployment

Retail Touch

At the beginning of 2020, Hudson kicked off its deployment of the Flooid platform to provide a new backbone for all transactions across its 1,010 travel convenience stores and specialty retail, which includes proprietary book and tech stores, duty-free shops and food and beverage concessions. North American travel retailing giant was forced to temporarily close more than 700 stores, furlough the bulk of its workforce and cut expenses deeply. “We

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