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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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.

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


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

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.

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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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 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.

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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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

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.

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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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.

How Security Cameras Can Be Adapted to Create Checkout-Free Store Experiences

Retail Touch

A major change in recent years is the reduction of cashiers by using both self- and automated-checkout technology, but retail security experts are warning that these advancements may come at a high cost if proper security measures are not implemented. . The Growth of Self-Checkout .

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

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.

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.

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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Critical Winery POS Features for Vineyards, Wine Shops, and Tasting Rooms


As a winery owner, your tasting room is the jumping-off point to both building your winery’s brand as well as the first place to convert customers into wine club members. Similarly, 52% of retailers wanted to improve their POS systems. Retail and Gift Shop Sales.

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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.”.

5 Ways Labor Management Technology Improves Employee Retention


In the current retail climate, employers just can’t afford the high costs of turnover. Fortunately, if you use a labor management platform , there are a number of ways you can put the technology to work and improve employee retention. Type of Business: General Retail.

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%

‘Surf Hippie’ Lifestyle Brand Faherty Unifies Physical and Digital Data to Enhance Omnichannel CX

Retail Touch

Our brand is a true labor of love,” said Alex Faherty, Co-founder and CEO of Faherty Brand in a statement. “As Having the NewStore platform at the core of our retail operations will allow us to create great shopping experiences that, like our products, last a lifetime.”.

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.

How FTD Uses UX Analysis to Weed Out Friction Points in the Shopper Journey

Retail Touch

When FTD was founded in 1910, it represented the absolute cutting edge in technology (the “T” in the name stood for the “telegraph” connecting a network of 13 florists). We’ve put FullStory to use in each of the environments where we’re changing the user experience,” said Powell.

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.

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.

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.

‘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.