Pandemic Shifts Shine a Light on Importance of Modern Point of Sale

Retail Minded

Did you know that point of sale systems date back to 1879 when the first one was invented by American shopkeeper James Ritty. But this only taps the surface of POS, barely shedding light on all that POS can offer retailers both large and small.

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


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


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Engaging Customers Beyond the Point of Sale with Mobile Marketing

Retail Touch

Perhaps you’ve heard of the experience economy. There are lots of ways brands can create experiences for their customers, and one of the best ways is to mold that experience to a shopper’s busy, on-the-go life.

How To Set Up A Point Of Sale (POS) System On Your WooCommerce Store?


Does your organization utilize both a WooCommerce Store and a Point-of-Sale (POS) System in-store individually? The post How To Set Up A Point Of Sale (POS) System On Your WooCommerce Store?

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

Teamwork Retail

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


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


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.

5 Practical Use Cases for Mobile Point of Sale


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. Perhaps your retail chain could employ the technology in one of these ways. Roaming in-store POS allows your employees to ring up sales on the spot from anywhere in the store.

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


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

Health crisis: what impact on supply management in points of sale?

M19 Retail

The health crisis is accelerating the transformation of physical points of sale. With the development of e-commerce, consumers can buy anything, anywhere, anytime. E-commerce pure players can offer hundreds of products in a single product category.

The Ultimate MYR POS Review (Oct 2021)

Ecommerce Platforms

Whether you are a large or small business you require a POS (point-of-sale) system to help you in processing orders and managing your brand. And reinvent the way certain businesses use a point-of-sale system. So you don't get them out of the box.

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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).

How POS Powers Modern Commerce Through Endless Aisle and Split Fulfillment


Today’s modern consumer expects the in-store experience to provide the same convenience and flexibility of the online shopping experience. Nowadays, retailers miss out on an estimated $1 trillion in in-store sales because they don’t have the products customers are interested in.

Toshiba Self Checkout System 7 Supports Low-Touch Checkout Experiences

Retail Touch

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.

Checkout Solution Provider Bolt Raises $355 Million

Retail Touch

Since Bolt’s founding, we’ve relentlessly focused on improving the online purchasing experience,” said Ryan Breslow, Founder and CEO of Bolt in a statement. “We’re

GK Helps Retailers Enable Checkout-Free Store Shopping

Retail Touch

Omnichannel retailer solution provider GK has launched scanless checkout through GK Go , part of its CLOUD4RETAIL service suite. Point-Of-Sale (POS) Solution Spotlight frictionless checkout gk solution spotlight

Top 10 Contactless Trends to Watch in 2022

Retail Touch

As it did with many other aspects of retail, COVID-19 gave a major boost to touchless technology applications — and enthusiasm for these solutions will continue even after the pandemic has waned, according to Greg Buzek, Founder and President of IHL Group.

The Complete QuickBooks POS Review 2021

Ecommerce Platforms

In this article, we will determine if the QuickBooks Point of Sale system is the best choice for your business. QuickBooks POS is a feature-packed Point of Sale system created by Intuit. And what are the features or highlights of this Point of Sale system?

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Walmart Teams With TalkShopLive to Make Videos Shoppable Across Platforms

Retail Touch

Walmart is expanding its ability to offer shoppable content at multiple touch points by teaming up with the streaming, social buying and selling platform TalkShopLive.

Royal Farms Adds Self-Checkout at More Than 250 Stores

Retail Touch

Convenience store retailer Royal Farms will implement NCR Corporation ’s self-checkout solutions in all of its more than 250 locations. Market research firm RBR expects the uptake of self-checkout to reach 1.2 News Briefs Point-Of-Sale (POS) NCR Corporation royal farms self-checkout

Starbucks Teams with Amazon Go for New Combination Store Concept in NYC

Retail Touch

Doors have opened on a new concept store from Starbucks and Amazon Go aims to combine comfort and convenience by bringing together the lounge aesthetic of a Starbucks café and Amazon’s Just Walk Out cashierless checkout tech.

Sainsbury’s Deploys Amazon Just Walk Out Technology in London C-Store

Retail Touch

In the first usage of Amazon ’s Just Walk Out (JWO) technology by a non-Amazon international retailer, Sainsbury’s has deployed the cashierless solution in its Holborn Circus convenience store. The company plans to equip two of its Whole Foods stores with cashierless solutions in 2022.

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


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.

Turn Innovation into Action: Top 10 Takeaways You’ll Get From #RIC21

Retail Touch

Most of all, the goal for #RIC21 is to create a collaborative (albeit digital) environment where attendees can connect, collaborate and formulate actionable ideas and best practices that they can immediately put into action. Practical ways to harness the enthusiasm of values-driven consumers.

Jisp partners with Marin’s Quad UK

Talking Retail

Jisp is partnering with Marin’s Quad UK for a digitised point-of-sales marketing and compliance solution for the convenience sector. Industry News App jisp Marin's Quad point of sale promotions

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GIANT Launches Frictionless Checkout at Associates-Only C-Store

Retail Touch

The “lunchbox” technology, which is part of Ahold Delhaize USA ’s Retail Business Services suite of solutions, will be available to the 125 employees at the site, which is not open to the public. Shoppers can grab a snack, a salad, fresh fruit or even a carton of milk as they head home.

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.

Returns Management is essential for a positive customer experience

I Vend

Learn more After the crazy busyness of the holiday shopping season comes…the crazy busyness of the returns season. It is estimated that up to 25% of all returns happen in the period between Christmas and the end of January.

Frictionless checkout – is it the ‘new omnichannel’?

I Vend

If you’ve been in retail as many years as I have, you’ll no doubt remember the time that omnichannel solutions first hit the collective consciousness of our industry. So they harnessed the power of technology to develop online/offline integration, for a single, seamless retail experience.

Minor League Baseball Team’s Pitch: Cashierless Shopping at New Stadium’s Fan Store

Retail Touch

The Worcester R e d Sox (the Triple-A affiliate of the Boston Red Sox) has teamed up with Standard AI to open an autonomous fan store at the team’s newly constructed stadium, Polar Park. Within minutes of departing the store they receive a receipt for their purchases.

Square’s Proposed $29B Afterpay Acquisition Shines a Brighter Spotlight on BNPL

Retail Touch

market and greater access to in-person transactions, via Square’s customer base of 70 million annual active Cash App end users and millions of sellers. Square and Afterpay have a shared purpose,” said Jack Dorsey, Co-founder and CEO of Square in a statement. “We

Hitachi Vantara Offers Retailers Lidar-Based Grab-and-Go Self-Checkout

Retail Touch

Hitachi’s automated shop technology uses lidar (light detection and ranging) sensors instead of relying on cameras and video. Point-Of-Sale (POS) Solution Spotlight hitachi vantara self checkout solution spotlight

Westfield Mall Owner Partners with Afterpay to Promote BNPL Option for Retail Tenants’ Shoppers

Retail Touch

Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield (URW), owner of Westfield shopping centers in the U.S., Payments Point-Of-Sale (POS) Afterpay bnpl buy now, pay later contactless payment unibail-rodamco-westfield Westfield

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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Stripe Moving into Point of Sale Transaction Processing

Forrester's Customer Insights

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.

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

Teamwork Retail

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.”.

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

Digital Commerce – the gift every retailer wants to receive

I Vend

iVend Digital Commerce iVend Digital Commerce helps retailers make the most of Christmas. One that has everything they need for a happy retailing Christmas, productive operations and the glorious ka-ching of increased profits. But what about the ‘12 gifts of Digital Commerce’ ?

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