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Printronix Auto ID is announcing an upgrade to its worldwide printer warranty program. As of April 1, 2020 all current printers are now offered with a two-year warranty, doubling the previous warranty period. In line with this change, all return-to-depot service pricing has been reduced to reflect the increased warranty period.

Customers can price check, review product information, and even check stock of an item in another store – or buy it online and avoid the checkout lines completely. Today’s brick and mortar customers will only keep returning to the store if they can be guaranteed a great customer experience.

As touch screen terminals, kiosks, and tablets become increasingly frequent in the way retail stores and restaurants do business, and with COVID-19’s arrival in the United States, touch screens need to be frequently and thoroughly sanitized to reduce the risk of spreading infection.

You are already aware of the impact that coronavirus (COVID-19) is making on restaurants across the world. Unfortunately, this crisis has put a halt on practically all dine-in service, leaving restaurants dependent on alternative service options like delivery, takeout, and curbside pickup. While this is a difficult time, there are several ways for restaurants to keep business flowing. Read on to discover four survival tips for restaurants during...

As a responsible employer and business partner, NiceLabel is taking global protective measures following the latest news about the coronavirus outbreak. Based on recently adopted rules regarding our business travel and organizing/hosting events, our customer-facing teams are currently unable to perform their regular face-to-face activities at NiceLabel’s offices or at client locations.

Using barcodes strictly for scanning barcodes while shopping or for inventory management are a thing of the past. A simple code that has gone from 1D to 2D, scanned on paper and then scanned on screens, has become a pervasive necessity for every single item that we purchase or use. Who knew that from a mere grocery store, our everyday barcodes would evolve so much in the way they’re used and the industries that they are used in.

This technical bulletin describes the recommended cleaning and disinfecting procedure for Elo products relative to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Included are recommended disinfectant products that are safe for use with Elo products and approved by the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

NRF   is a wonderful show for multiple reasons – it’s where over 40,000 retail industry professionals gather to share ideas, build partnerships, and experience the year’s latest technology. Speaking of partnerships, one of Star’s favorite reasons for being at Retail’s Big Show is the dedicated time we give to catching up with our many  retail software partners .

In today’s blog post, discover what one of Star’s POS software partners, Tulip , is...

The best way to clean and sanitize your AML mobile computer or kiosk is to use a diluted solution of three parts water and one part rubbing alcohol. Rubbing alcohol is a diluted form of isopropyl alcohol. It typically contains 70% isopropyl alcohol with the balance consisting of other denaturants.

The VM3A vehicle-mounted computer offers breakthrough features to eliminate downtime and maximize capital investment. The rugged,Android™-based VM3A device offers all the advantages of Honeywell’s Mobility Edge™ platform – including the ability to accelerate provisioning, application certification and deployment across the enterprise.

The T6000e is one of the most versatile printers on the market offering high speed printing, multiple connectivity options and the ability to print and encode on standard and on-metal labels.The T6000e sets the standard for productivity and versatility in fast paced environments where speed, exceptional print quality and advanced features such as RFID are needed.

Without a doubt, a large video wall is a high-impact strategy for delivering targeted content and capturing the attention of customers, visitors or employees. But an appropriate display type must be chosen according to the installation space and requirements. Here are some examples of selecting the right displays for video walls.

TORRANCE, Calif. (Feb. 17th 2020) – Citizen Systems America Corporation, a leading manufacturer of world-class printing technology, is proud to announce the release of the new CT-S601IIR Re-stick, liner-free receipt printer. This efficient and highly sought-after printer technology offers Citizen’s North and South American customers the newest addition to the company’s point-of-sale category. The CT-S601IIR was previewed at the National Retail...

In October, a New York City Police Department officer on Staten Island wore a body camera that unexpectedly began smoking and caught on fire. Thankfully, the officer was unharmed, but it did cause the NYPD to stop all usage of that particular body camera – the VIEVU LE5 Body-Worn Camera – until the incident was investigated and the cause determined by a forensic expert. This unfortunately impedes the department’s goal of having every officer...

So, you’re looking to take advantage of self-service kiosk technology. You know that self-service solutions can boost profits, increase order accuracy, and improve the customer experience. But how do you ensure a successful kiosk implementation?

First and foremost, it’s important to remember that understanding the environment in which the self-service kiosk will operate is crucial to its success. If the kiosk will remain unattended for the most...

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What makes the John Lennon Room Special? The John Lennon Room is a secret room inside of the Hard Rock Cafe which contains rare memorabilia donated by Yoko Ono or purchased by the Hard Rock over the years. It's a true treat that only a few get to experience! The room opens up to an expansive private...

Across hotel lobbies and restaurants to retail shops and corporate offices, interactive devices are increasingly available for people to use. Trips to the local supermarket include self-checkout options, while technology in a retail showroom can showcase products that aren't physically in-store. And in the quick-serve restaurant industry, we see heavy hitters like McDonald's and Taco Bell enhancing guest experiences with next-level interactivity...

Retail is changing rapidly as shoppers demand a seamless shopping experience across channels. As the physical and digital store unify, it is imperative to have one unified view of the customer, inventory, and pricing. The POS system serves as a backbone of all these transactions from initial order to fulfillment and final payment across physical and digital channels.

Zebra’s new Certified Refurbished Devices, Buy-Back and Recycle Services programs enable partners to help customers traverse technology gaps and accelerate technology refreshes while demonstrating social responsibility.

Philips Professional Display Solutions today announced its upcoming product pipeline on the first date of ISE 2020. A wide range of new digital signage, professional TVs, LED and collaborative solutions will further increase the company’s momentum, bring the latest technology to a variety of companies in the education, hospitality, corporate, retail and food and beverage industries across key markets.

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Product Sunset Notice for DynaPro, DynaPro v3, and DynaPro mini PCI PTS 3.X certification expires April 30, 2020.

• Final NEW ORDER Date: Friday, March 13, 2020. Orders must be placed by March 13, 2020 in order to ship by the April 30th date.
• Final NEW ORDER shipment date: April 30, 2020.
• Customer/Reseller/Distributor Distribution: Deployment can continue as long as:
     1. Devices were shipped from MagTek prior to April 30, 2020.
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Behind every phone and tablet, there is untapped potential. Getting the most out of your mobility investment can mean the difference between outpacing your competition or being left behind. There are many ways to expand the functionality of your devices to ensure you’re getting the most out of every mile.

Cash usage in Europe varies substantially when analysing individual regions. In Italy, 83% of all POS transactions were paid for by cash, with Germany following at 75% due to their dominant cash-oriented culture, comparative to Sweden at 20%.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced the “Age of Experience” at the opening keynote at CES. As the featured keynote speaker, Samsung Consumer Electronics President and CEO H.S. Kim heralded a decade of human-centric innovation that seamlessly combines hardware and software to create personalized experiences that make life more convenient, more enjoyable, and more meaningful.

LG’s new 55SVH7F and 55SVH7PF-H are 0.44mm even bezel video wall panels that create a virtually seamless image, with vivid uniform color throughout the assembled large screen. Both models also feature a new embedded Smart Calibration tool that reduces both installation and maintenance time, and ensures consistent performance. Additionally, model 55SVH7PF-H is designed with an external power box with a long range, which can be easily installed and...

Healthcare printing ranges from small labels for labeling specimen containers and slides and to full-size documents such as lengthy reports and patient records. All of these needs are specific to the department or the facility, and require the right printer for the job. As General Data is a premier partner with the industry's top printer manufacturers, we can help you find the printer to meet the demands of your hospital or healthcare facility.

Eugene, OR, January 8th 2020. Datalogic, a global leader in the automatic data capture and process automation markets, is pleased to announce new vision technology for self-checkout that help eliminate shopper frustration and fight checkout shrink – major areas of concern for retail enterprises, grocery stores and store operations. These self-checkout technologies will be shown at the National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show 2020 at the Jacob K....

Do RFID badges only make you think of opening doors? This series explores the wide variety of uses for secure credentials. This installment: another common use, IAM.

We know cash flow is vital to the success and growth of any business. That’s why over the past two years, we’ve studied the topic to better understand the behaviors, attitudes, and cash flow challenges experienced by small businesses and self-employed professionals around the world.

Digital touchscreen technology is popping up everywhere, and the question from a lot of companies is, “How can we swipe a piece of the interactive pie?” The flexibility available through hardware and software means customization is not only a possibility, but a preference. Providing solutions unique to a company’s offering or communications opens up the opportunity to intelligently integrate tech. Touchscreens provide the ability to empower...

The business outlook for the new year is positive. Despite rumblings about a possible recession, the effects of a trade war and an ongoing transformation in retail, the market is showing strong signs of stability. This bodes well for retailers and the POS solution providers who supply them with technology and services.

Challenge: Old School Inkjet Printing Provided Inferior Results Until recently ComForCare used an inkjet printer to create employee identification cards, a time-consuming process which required heat sealing. The result of this type of ID badge printing was a less than desirable look, which did nothing to enhance the company’s brand in a competitive market. The company had begun a rebranding campaign and wanted to ensure that their ID badges...

Our CT-S310II is the ideal #POS #printer for those who want to limit their impact on the environment. Fondly named the eco-POS printer, the CT-S310II features an energy star power supply, a paper saving function, halogen free housing and packaging made from recycled materials. Check it out for yourself!

Healthcare printing ranges from small labels for labeling specimen containers and slides and to full-size documents such as lengthy reports and patient records. All of these needs are specific to the department or the facility, and require the right printer for the job. As General Data is a premier partner with the industry's top printer manufacturers, we can help you find the printer to meet the demands of your hospital or healthcare facility.

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We have some exciting news to announce for 2020! Over the last several months, we've been hyperfocused on developing new products to launch early next year. We'll be introducing them for the first time at NRF, Retail's Big Show in January. Stay tuned for more details and sneak peeks closer to the show date. If you're attending or exhibiting at the show, we welcome you to stop by booth #919 to view our latest offerings.

NEWARK, Calif., Nov. 19, 2019 – Socket Mobile, Inc’s Capture SDK announced full compatibility with iOS 13 and iPad OS today. Socket Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT) is a leading innovator of data capture and delivery solutions for enhanced productivity. The Capture SDK is used by application developers like Shopify, Square and others to seamlessly integrate wireless barcode scanning into iOS-based applications.

The key to the success of large venues such as casinos, hotels and stadiums is delivering a customer experience that makes people feel like more than just a number walking through the door. The biggest challenge that casinos tackle is servicing all of their customers as efficiently as possible with the first physical touch points of their venue and brand.

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A 2013 research study of the 50 happiest companies in the US, conducted by CareerBliss.com, didn’t feature a single retail company. A 2016 survey by Korn Ferry warned against the rising retail turnover rates at 65%, the highest rate since the Great Recession. A study by Manpower Group revealed that 74% of retail associates check job listings while on the clock at their current job. And only last year, LinkedIn reported a massive drop in the...

Today’s working environments typically deploy a fleet of PCs, each containing a hard drive, memory, sometimes video cards and more importantly either a Windows or Mac OS X operating system. The very nature of this setup introduces vulnerabilities in security with risk of hacking or device theft, plus ongoing management and maintenance requirements for both software and hardware, and generally high power consumption. Chasing problems from PC to PC...

We have some exciting news to announce for 2020! Over the last several months, we've been hyperfocused on developing new products to launch early next year. We'll be introducing them for the first time at NRF, Retail's Big Show in January. Stay tuned for more details and sneak peeks closer to the show date. If you're attending or exhibiting at the show, we welcome you to stop by booth #919 to view our latest offerings. 

 

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Every merchant is looking for an edge – a way not only to make more money, but also to hit on fresh methods for building customer loyalty and trust. As we look to a new decade and as payments technology advances, eyes are turning toward point-of-sale (POS) insurance offerings for retail purchases.

Janam Technologies LLC, a leading provider of rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes and communicate wirelessly, announced today that its newest rugged mobile computers are technically certified to run Century Software’s TinyTERM Enterprise mobile application.

MONTREAL and SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ, Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Posera Ltd. (TSX : PAY), a global provider of software solutions for the hospitality industry, and Touch Dynamic, a leading manufacturer of all-in-one touch systems, industrial PCs, and mobile point-of-sale (POS) tablets, announce the launch of the new Maitre'D POS mobile system, powered by the Quest POS tablet series, enabling merchants to use Maitre'D as a mobile POS for table-side...

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), an innovator at the edge of the enterprise with solutions and partners that enable businesses to gain a performance edge, today announced that the Troy (NY) Police Department (Troy PD) has improved its patrol-car technology, officer mobility and emergency response with Zebra XSLATE R12 rugged tablets. The Zebra XSLATE R12 rugged tablets have helped officers...

The cannabis industry is booming – and it’s expected to continue doing so. According to Grand View Research , the global legal marijuana market is expected to reach $66.3 billion by the end of 2025, and each year brings new legalization across the world.

Whether you’re in the business of opening a cannabis business yourself or are looking to provide cannabis point of sale (POS) solutions to your customers, it’s important to understand the...

Touch Dynamic, a leading manufacturer of all-in-one point of sale (POS) systems, small form factor PCs, rugged tablets and POS peripherals, once again took home the exclusive Vendor Award of Excellence in the Hardware Manufacturer category at 2019’s RSPA Vendor Award of Excellence Ceremony on July 30th, 2019 in the Lila Cockrell Theater in the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.

SATO America, a leading provider of barcode and RFID application solutions has launched the WS2 direct thermal desktop printer. Setting the new standard in 2-inch printing, the space-saving, hygienic WS2 is the industry’s first disinfectant-ready label printer with antimicrobial casing and can accommodate a wide array of media types to meet a multitude of print-on-demand needs with a focus on healthcar

Digital Signage Expo 2019 gave us the opportunity to sit down with advisory board members, content experts, strategists and other industry voices to get the lay of the digital signage landscape from a myriad of perspectives. In particular, we wanted to know what should be top of mind for hungry beginners itching to get their feet wet in our growing space.

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Digital Signage Expo 2019 gave us the opportunity to sit down with advisory board members, content experts, strategists and other industry voices to get the lay of the digital signage landscape from a myriad of perspectives. In particular, we wanted to know what should be top of mind for hungry beginners itching to get their feet wet in our growing space.

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Get ready for the 2019 Holiday Shopping season and new Fall 2019 product introductions. Check out our new video blog (vlog) to see how MTI can help your retail store be ready in time for the holiday season. Wade Wheeler, Creative Director, discusses the upcoming holiday season, new product introductions and how MTI’s approach to retail security can help retailers select the right security for each in store planogram position.

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Cypress, CA, October 18, 2019– ID TECH is the first and only company to provide certified, EMV Contactless devices that support UnionPay for Transit. ID TECH has accomplished another major achievement by being the first payment hardware vendor to certify Contactless devices with UnionPay Transit. The two ID TECH products that were certified in parallel are both the Kiosk III and Kiosk IV. Currently, the Kiosk IV with CUP Transit has successfully...

Socket Mobile prides itself on providing Bluetooth barcode scanners that can fit in almost any situation for virtually any industry’s needs. But, how do you know which reader is right for you? SocketScan or DuraScan? What are the differences between these scanners? Socket Mobile’s series of barcode scanners come in several different scanning technologies, and each one suits a particular clientele’s needs.

Patient safety and cleanliness is of the upmost importance to healthcare professionals. At Opticon, it is essential that our products are built to succeed in their area of application. Our disinfectant-ready products are designed specifically as a healthcare solution to ensure a sanitary product without hindering the integrity of the device itself.

NiceLabel is the first ISV (independent software vendor) to sign up to the recently launched new Citizen Consul Club for ISVs, an extension of their existing Citizen Consul Club, developed exclusively for ISVs in order to open the door for further business potential by widening the partner network and introducing ISVs to Citizen resellers.

Do RFID badges only make you think of opening doors or logging into a computer? This series will explore the wide variety of uses for secure credentials. Up first...secure printing!

Intuit® is taking the next step in making QuickBooks® Online the premier solution for small- and mid-size businesses (SMBs) by acquiring ChronoBooks, a cloud-based solution that accountants and SMBs rely on to view and restore historical QuickBooks Online activity. In the near future, each QuickBooks Online Advanced plan will include ChronoBooks at no additional charge.

There’s always a tremendous amount of fan excitement in Toronto’s Maple Leaf Square before and during hockey games; and in Jurassic Park, home to Raptors fans during basketball games. The public square has a capacity of 5,000 people, and hosts pre-game gatherings and outdoor viewings of games like season openers and playoffs for both the Toronto Maple Leafs and Toronto Raptors.

Market Study Report Has Added A New Report On Retail Point-of-Sale (POS) Terminals Market That Provides A Comprehensive Review Of This Industry With Respect To The Driving Forces Influencing The Market Size. Comprising The Current And Future Trends Defining The Dynamics Of This Industry Vertical, This Report Also Incorporates The Regional Landscape Of Retail Point-of-Sale (POS) Terminals Market In Tandem With Its Competitive Terrain.

Direct Thermal

Direct Thermal printing is the standard in many industries that need to consistently print text or images, the best example being printing receipts. The Direct Thermal process involves two steps: heating up the printhead, and the printhead coming into contact with the heat-sensitive paper. The paper type is the key in this process because, if the paper is not chemically-coated to be heat sensitive, the printhead will not be able...

To some, a cash drawer might just look like, well, a cash drawer. But when it comes to choosing a cash drawer as a business owner, cash drawers become a bit more complex. How will it fit in your space? Is it big enough to accommodate your day-to-day transactions? What kind of till do you need? The list of considerations goes on and on.

Star is here to make the cash drawer selection process a bit more transparent and easier for you. Let’s explore...

On October 11, 2019 AV Magazine announced the 2019 AV Award winners. The AV industry turned out in full force to celebrate the finest examples of tech innovation, talent and creativity at the AV Awards celebration. Renowned as The Oscars of the AV world, this year the ever-evolving event moved to a new venue, the spectacular Battersea Evolution, to mark the industry’s achievements in style.

There, Elo won the ‘Retail Project of the Year’...

On October 11, 2019 AV Magazine announced the 2019 AV Award winners. The AV industry turned out in full force to celebrate the finest examples of tech innovation, talent and creativity at the AV Awards celebration. Renowned as The Oscars of the AV world, this year the ever-evolving event moved to a new venue, the spectacular Battersea Evolution, to mark the industry’s achievements in style.

There, Elo won the ‘Retail Project of the Year’...

Each month, bills come around. There’s no avoiding them, and there’s no stopping them. Although many companies are opening their payment methods up to online payment options, there are still customers who prefer to pay with cash or check, or simply don’t want their credit card information online.

DENSO, the inventor of the QR code, demonstrated image recognition technology at PackExpo this week. A new and clever approach to image recognition, the technology converts facial recognition data to a special encrypted QR code that can be applied to an ID card for access control or other uses. The facial image data is embedded in a QR code that is both encrypted and hidden from a standard QR code reader.

Many brands have started taking advantage of the benefits offered by the Out-of-Home (OOH) advertising sector. And that list of benefits is quite long: Higher levels of trust in the Millennial and Generation Z markets, high rates of post-exposure online activation, and the simple fact that they can’t be turned off, to name just a few. Digital Out-of-Home (DOOH) combines those benefits with a host of its own. DOOH is a booming sector, ripe with...

NEWARK, Calif., October 07, 2019 – Socket Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT), a leading innovator of data capture and delivery solutions for enhanced productivity launches a new family of scanning sleds - DuraSled™ for the iPhone X and 11. The DuraSled series supports all the latest iPhones and the iPod Touch.

ALPHARETTA, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Philips Professional Display Solutions (Philips PDS), the market-leading digital display solutions provider, today announced its partnership with Meetio, a global leader in meeting management software. The two now offer a go-to bundled solution for meeting room management that combines Philips’ T-line of displays with Meetio’s room management software.

NiceLabel 2019 is the next logical step in evolution of the new-generation NiceLabel software that started with NiceLabel 2017. NiceLabel 2019 is built upon NiceLabel 2017 and shares the same core components. NiceLabel 2017 files are 100% compatible with NiceLabel 2019. You can use all existing label assets that you created with NiceLabel 2017 without any need for conversion or migration.

NiceLabel is one of the 105 most successful companies in 22 countries of Central- and South-Eastern Europe, according to the recent research, conducted by IEDC business school and CEEMAN management development association, with support of European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The objective of their extensive international research project was to identify CEE and SEE companies that are the leaders in their respective niche...

Seal Beach, CA, July 25, 2019 - MagTek, Inc., the world's leading supplier of retail payments security technology, announces the release of iDynamo 6, the latest Secure Card Reader Authenticator built to work with iOS, Android, and Windows Operating Systems. Understanding the demand for flexible payment devices, iDynamo 6 is a reader that is not just secure, but satisfies the requirements of ISVs, VARs, and Resellers for a single device that can...

Welcome to the Star Software Update, the regular series of blog updates where Star’s Integration Team informs you about the latest important Star Micronics software updates.

In this edition:

Peripheral Usage for mC-Print2 and mC-Print3 (WebPRNT)

Scale Data Output Utility

Read on to learn what each update entails.

Peripheral Usage for mC-Print2 and mC-Print3 (WebPRNT)

Release Date:

This update was released on October 2, 2019.

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QuickBooks Connect is returning to San Jose, Calif. Nov. 6-8, with three days of non-stop learning and growth opportunities for all attendees. With an exciting lineup of main stage speakers and educational breakout sessions, QuickBooks Connect will offer personalized help and expertise tailored to future-proofing the businesses of those in attendance, including accountants, developers, self-employed individuals and small business owners.

Featuring StarPRNT emulation, higher reliability, and improved performance

Somerset, NJ – Oct. 10, 2019 – Star Micronics , a leading manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, is excited to announce a new generation of its SK1 kiosk printers, the SK1-211 and SK1-311.

The SK1-211 and SK1-311 will ship standard with StarPRNT emulation, which will allow software developers to take advantage of the full stack...

Wind Gap, PA, August 29, 2019 – Innovative Control Systems (ICS), a leading manufacturer of outdoor kiosks, and ID TECH, a designer and manufacturer of payment devices and components, announce ICS’s EMV L3 certification with their CAGE solution and ID TECH’s VP5300 unattended credit card reader.

Nearly every consumer carrying a smartphone has used a mobile application for ordering, purchasing, product reviews or other productivity applications. Now mobile technology is driving unprecedented change in the restaurant and retail industries as the foundation for future enterprise architectures increasing the flexibility and simplicity of new technology innovation. As companies continue to invest in a mobile-first approach for consumer-facing...

Many point-of-sale solution providers lack the budget or resources to dedicate a digital marketing plan. While an online presence is essential to doing business, there are certain tactics to consider before starting a digital marketing plan. Some strategies can be easy to implement without a big investment. Since solution providers tend to be technicians, they need help with marketing. Here are some suggestions:

Thermal printers offer so many benefits that it’s understandable why most large-scale retailers have already switched to highly reliable, extremely efficient and cost-effective Thermal printing technology. Thermal printing is incredibly flexible, allowing it to be integrated with different kinds of labeling and printing systems already being used by retail businesses. Also, for the many retailers that are embracing RFID technology for their...

We are very excited to announce that you now have the option to buy Printronix products from BlueStar! Previously signed to the Printronix Auto ID acquisition, BlueStar is now taking on and supporting the Printronix Line Matrix, SIDM and consumables products.

Veea Systems, the company powering an intelligently connected world with a universal platform for IoT and smart edge solutions, and Angel Trains, one of Britain’s leading train leasing companies, today announced the successful completion of a joint project demonstrating Smart Rail Edge Computing and Mesh Wireless networking for use on-board trains.

Grab your sweater and pumpkin spice latte, because fall is in the air! Consumers love fall-related products and events, and who can blame them? The season’s crisp, sunny days are perfect for fall festivals, apple picking, and munching (and sipping) away on cozy treats.

But just how popular is fall? Hint: VERY, and whether you own a small business or resell point of sale solutions to small businesses, you should absolutely pay attention to the...

ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Philips Professional Display Solutions (Philips PDS), the market-leading digital display solutions provider, launched six new modular indoor LED products in the United States at InfoComm 2019. This U.S. release is a highly anticipated addition to the company’s digital display portfolio and is a testament to its continued commitment to high-quality and creative product innovation. The new LEDs offer both...

As a certified member of the SAP Printer Vendor Program, Printronix has passed a thorough development and quality assurance process. SAP users can rely on the fact that Printronix printers will integrate with their SAP environment.

Rick Soskin, CEO of ENS Group, announced today that Joe Mach has joined the company as it's new President. Joe Mach comes to ENS Group from Verifone, where he spent almost 20 years as a leader and visionary, most recently as President for the Americas. Initially Joe will be responsible for North American Sales, Marketing and Product Management. Joe will also participate as a key member of ENS Group's senior leadership.

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M and 3M Innovative Properties Co. and Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. (DNP) have signed a patent license agreement for the use of 3M’s metal mesh technology.

Metal mesh conductor technology is widely used in the construction of projected capacitive touch sensors for consumer and commercial applications. Metal mesh conductors have broad applicability across touch sensors of all sizes. In particular notebooks, tablets and...

Seal Beach, CA, July 25, 2019 - MagTek, Inc., the world's leading supplier of retail payments security technology, announces the release of iDynamo 6, the latest Secure Card Reader Authenticator built to work with iOS, Android, and Windows Operating Systems.

Understanding the demand for flexible payment devices, iDynamo 6 is a reader that is not just secure, but satisfies the requirements of ISVs, VARs, and Resellers for a single device that can...

Does your business rely on technology to run efficiently? What happens when that technology breaks or malfunctions? If you’re like us, we assume you dread the frustration and confusion involved with the customer service process. These days, diagnosing and fixing issues with technology means a jumbled web of long wait times, automated phone services, and guesswork. It’s nearly impossible to get a human on the phone as well as an accurate idea of...

A cashless society is being touted as more convenient where payment mishaps and pitfalls will be limited. However, the reality surrounding this ideology is not based in fact. If alternatives to cash were demonstrably better in all respects, by now most countries would be following in Sweden’s footsteps toward a cashless system. As already noted, all alternatives have shortcomings:

When Taco Bell began rolling out self-order kiosks under its All Access initiative this year, the management team fully expected more customers would be served faster and there would be fewer order errors. One benefit that wasn't as obvious was a fuller appreciation of the restaurant's menu, according to Rishi Gupta, director of technology.

. This situation is as a result of the 802.11b/g radio cards no longer being available from the manufacturer or other sources. T4M affected part numbers include: - 252231-901 INTFC KIT,WIRELESS,W/CARD T5000r ES affected part numbers include: - 252697-001 FIELD KIT,WIRELESS,802.11B/G,T5R-ES - 253298-001 FIELD KIT,WIRELESS NIC,802.11 B/G,T5R-ES Customers with T4M or T5000 printers with WiFi can upgrade to our latest products. - T4M is...

Evolving its commitment to STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. this summer launched the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Teacher Academy, with a weeklong professional development practicum held in San Jose, CA. Nearly 40 Solve for Tomorrow alumni teachers from 35 states attended, participating in hands-on problem-based learning activities, diversity and inclusion training in STEM and an...

The restaurant industry is always evolving. Since the industry entered the digital age, its evolution has only sped up. With new customer demands come new innovations that help restaurant owners meet them. In order to keep up with the competition, smart business owners are leveraging these solutions to meet growing demand. Here’s how technology can help your restaurant operations:

In India, an optician is authorized to carry out optical examinations and prescribe eyeglasses. Traditionally, opticians provided their clients with a paper prescription. However, clients regularly misplaced this document and then re-solicit their optician to check their eyesight again or have their prescription reprinted.

We are pleased to announce the AML Scepter Enterprise Mobile Computer is now featuring Android 7.1 (Nougat). The new firmware offers many improvements to the Scepter, including application compatibility, improved speed, and extra security. Effective July 22, 2019, all new Scepters will ship with Android 7.1 (Nougat) installed. For existing users, the firmware upgrade is available using the Scepter's built-in firmware upgrade feature. Please...

The UT640S series UHD (3840 X 2160) Commercial Lite TV Signage is designed to combine live television programming with digital signage content in diverse business environments. By providing compatibility with AV Control systems and DPM (Display Power Management) as well as its smart connectivity, simple user-friendly interface and UHD picture quality, the UT640S series enhances ease of use while helping businesses entertain and communicate with...

Any retail , restaurant , or hospitality venue that sells items by weight needs a scale to protect their customers and business. Point of sale (POS) scales are used by different types of merchants that charge for their items by weight, including supermarkets, jewelers, coffee shops, self-service restaurants and buffets, butchers, candy stores, and more.

Seal Beach, CA, July 25, 2019 - MagTek, Inc., the world's leading supplier of retail payments security technology, announces the launch of Bluetooth LE for DynaPro Go, MagTek's latest secure PIN Pad validated per PCI PTS 4.x . DynaPro Go can be used to securely enter PIN data, read magnetic stripes as well as contact, contactless and NFC payment information, supporting mobile solutions that utilize Bluetooth LE technology.

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For many folks, August means vacation season. As you sway in a hammock somewhere getting much-deserved R&R, rest assured you’ll have exciting QuickBooks© Online updates awaiting your rejuvenated and (proudly) sunburned return to the grindstone.

Specialty retailers are facing more competition from big box retailers and e-commerce businesses than ever before, and they are exploring technology options to support efficient, profitable operations—but at the same time delight customers with great shopping experiences. TallySoft’s Retail Management system, TallySales™, is strategically designed to deliver both.

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When sports fans in Temple, Texas, want to enjoy great food while watching the game, they head for Wings Pizza n Things. Voted the best wings in central Texas for 10 years running, the single-location, 40-employee restaurant sells about 50,000 wings each week. Customer favorites also include pizza, burgers, and authentic Philly cheesesteaks. Since owners Mike and Sara Dent opened Wings Pizza n Things in 2006, their goals were serving fresh,...

Industrial label printers are unlike everyday printers because they print on self-adhesive label material or tags. Often designed for heavy-duty operation in warehouses, distribution centers and factories, there are many benefits to using industrial label printers.

Five Benefits of Industrial Label Printers

1. Thermal Transfer Printing- Industrial label printing uses thermal transfer to print the desired text/graphic. Thermal print has high...

The extremely rugged L10 tablet family from Zebra is now available with Android 8 (Oreo) and Mobility DNA! Along with maximum processing power, unmatched battery power and enterprise-class data capture and collaboration. Find selling guides, presentations, specifications and a webinar recording on the Partner Gateway.

The Fitting Room, an experimental store that allowed customers to browse catalogs on self-serve kiosks, try on shoes and apparel in the store and place orders for home delivery, proved the power of combining physical and digital commerce as well as the importance of testing retail concepts. In its one-month existence, from October to November, the 63-square-meter space in a Swedish mall delivered double-digit sales gains with reduced inventory,...

Magensa LLC, a payment protection gateway and subsidiary of MagTek Inc., launched Magensa Services, a suite of digital technologies designed to enhance and protect electronic transactions. Built on MagTek’s heritage of dynamic card authentication and device/host authentication capabilities, the subscription-based services are available a la carte or bundled with MagTek hardware for end-to-end security and fraud detection, company representatives...

Somerset, NJ – July 22, 2019 – Star Micronics , a leading global manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technology solutions will be showcasing and demonstrating a range of featured products and software at RSPA RetailNOW at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, TX, from July 28th through the 31st . RSPA is the only association dedicated to connecting players in the Point of Sale technology...

In production, manufacturers create products with a reason. When customers have a need, it is Socket Mobile's job to meet it. Barcode scanners were originally developed with the purpose of data capture, to improve stocking, help ring up items and keep track of what’s been sold and what is still available on the shelves. With the expansion of barcode usage, the workforce began using their scanners in more diverse settings, which included harsher...

SATO, a global pioneer in the development of auto-ID and labeling solutions and ZMP Co., Ltd. (hereinafter ZMP) announced Visual Warehouse® for CarriRo®, an integration of the CarriRo® AD autonomous delivery robot from ZMP and SATO’s route navigation solution Visual Warehouse® to minimize the walking distance of pickers in the warehouse and distribution center.

Grow revenue and your customer base by taking advantage of compelling savings opportunities on Honeywell’s leading mobile and vehicle-mounted computers, printers, and scanners. See details at the link.

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Security issues at major events have become an important concern in recent years. The Rock En Seine music festival, held in Paris each year, is an unmissable event in the European calendar. Since 2017, to increase security for accreditation, the organizers have been using plastic card printers to create and print ID badges directly on site, as well as staff ID badges with a photo and hologram.

World’s First OEM Battery Managed Services Launched by Global Technology Systems FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Jan. 8, 2019 – Global Technology Systems (GTS) today announced the availability of its suite of managed services for the company’s OEM customers: Test and Replace™, Battery Color Coding™ and Free Lithium Battery Recycling. GTS is the first-ever portable device battery manufacturer to offer post-manufacturing services to its customers, who can then...

Choose the right Zebra mobile device for each customer based on their application and what their workers are currently using. Selling guides for the touch/keypad MC9300 mobile computer and the TC8300 touch computer include customer profiles, qualifying questions, features at-a-glance and more.

2018 will go down as a banner year for interactive kiosks, but most industry insiders are expecting 2019 to be even better. Kiosk deployers, manufacturers, integrators and consultants believe the economy is still strong, but more importantly, the demand for self-serve technology has reached a record pitch.

Gone are the days when consumers would merely walk up to a cash register to pay for goods or services. Today, many businesses are using mPOS (mobile point of sale) systems as a better means of tracking their inventory, providing faster and more efficient service to customers, and simplifying the entire buying process for staff and customers. But, it's important to pick the right system for your business.

If you didn’t attend InfoComm 2019, by now you’ve probably seen videos and heard about the incredible digital signage displays that commanded attention across the trade show floor. Innovative displays that were not even possible just a handful of years ago are now creating amazing environments to wow visitors and leave them with an unforgettable impression of the brand.

Cash flow is important to the success and growth of any business – and QuickBooks® recognizes how important getting paid and managing the payments process is for small businesses. As a continuation of “The State of Small Business Cash Flow” report released earlier this year, we are further exploring the State of Payments among small businesses.

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My friends and colleagues sometimes tease me about how joined-at-the-hand my smartphone and I are—and don’t even get me started on how much my tablet has changed my life. As someone who once juggled three (count ‘em, three) separate smartphones, I’ve long been a believer in the value of mobile devices for business. They can help us do work better, smarter and faster.

30. May. 2019 Today, NiceLabel announced the release of NiceLabel 2019.1, the first new update to the series of products launched in November of last year, and the next generation of NiceLabel Drivers. NiceLabel 2019.1 introduces new analytics features in Control Center, Label Cloud enhancements, and SAP ABAP v2 that will enable customers and partners to create better print productivity solutions faster. This release reinforces the company's...

This Summer’s Hottest Restaurant Trends - http://www.starmicronics.com/blog/restaurant-trends/

People love dining out… and people love summer! But most of all, people love dining out in summer: almost half of all U.S. diners report they eat out the most during the sunny, warm season. Are you curious about this summer’s (and year’s) hottest restaurant trends? We have the know-how!

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PORTLAND, Ore, May 29, 2019 – Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, today announced the next-generation Planar® LookThru™ Transparent OLED Display, which leverages the latest in transparent organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology to provide a self-emitting transparent display for true see-through installations without the need for backlight or enclosures

PORTLAND, Ore, May 29, 2019 – Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, today announced the next-generation Planar® LookThru™ Transparent OLED Display, which leverages the latest in transparent organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology to provide a self-emitting transparent display for true see-through installations without the need for backlight or enclosures

PORTLAND, Ore, May 29, 2019 – Leyard and Planar, global leaders in visualization products, today announced the next-generation Planar® LookThru™ Transparent OLED Display, which leverages the latest in transparent organic light-emitting diode (OLED) technology to provide a self-emitting transparent display for true see-through installations without the need for backlight or enclosures

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today announced that the company was awarded Display of the Year from the Society of Information Display (SID) for its innovative modular Micro LED display, The Wall. Delivering a revolutionary viewing experience, The Wall features pure black images, true color and unmatched clarity.

Point of sale (POS) solutions come in an endless supply of configurations, designs, and feature sets. Not all POS systems are created equal, however, and selecting the right one for your business is important. While some of the older legacy systems have been popular, users have experienced issues with finding the best combination of hardware and software.

SATO, a global pioneer in the development of auto-ID and labeling solutions was honored with the Commissioner of the Japan Patent Office Award in the 2019 Intellectual Property Achievement Awards, announced today by Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and the Japan Patent Office.

Bologna, April 23rd 2019 - Datalogic, a global leader in the automatic data capture and industrial process automation, is pleased to announce the availability of Datalogic Shield, a new software security service that extends the lifecycle of mobile computers running Android™, offering Datalogic customers years of protection on their rugged device investment.

Food robots might sound futuristic, but believe it or not, they’re already showing up in restaurants across the world. Offering both front- and back-of-house services, food robots work in a variety of roles, from cooking and cleaning up to bartending and bussing tables. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular food robots on the market today, and how restaurants can get their very own robot.

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Finding customers is among the most daunting challenges for small business owners, especially for businesses that have just opened their doors. Check out these proven strategies to find customers and generate business.

Future proof device that helps with efficient management Taipei, Taiwan – May 2, 2019 –CipherLab, a constant forerunner in the Automated Identification and Data Capture (AIDC), is thrilled to present the RS51 series to deliver faster and more accurate data collection with upgradeable capability for the transportation and logistics, direct store delivery and field mobility industries.

Bologna, May 7th 2019. Datalogic, a global leader in the automatic data capture and process automation markets, is pleased to announce the release of the Magellan™ 1500i scanner, the latest addition to our imaging Presentation Scanner offering. From the Magellan 1000i, the first imaging presentation scanner to the Magellan 9800i, the first all-imaging multi-plane scanner, Datalogic has consistently been at the leading edge of imaging scanning.

Our most recent software update was packed with a slew of new features, like new ways to view employee schedules, QR codes, and so on. But unfortunately, not all Apple devices are powerful enough to support iOS 11, which is needed to operate the latest version of NCR Silver. Soon iPad 4 will be counted out of testing because performance on these devices will likely continue to diminish.

We are consolidating the T8000 printhead field kits into one offering, thereby eliminating the standard-duty and heavy-duty choices. All printheads will have the more durable coating which was previously only included with the heavy-duty heads – and with no price increase! The

In this digital age, cash still represents 30% of all retail store transactions and 55% of transactions under $10. Cash also accounts for almost half (41%) of fast food purchases and a third of transactions (33%) at convenience stores.

LAS VEGAS – At CinemaCon 2019, Samsung Electronics is announcing the newest upcoming installations of its branded Samsung Onyx Cinema LED display, the world’s first DCI-compliant LED theatre display. Following the display’s showstopping unveiling at last year’s show, Samsung continues the momentum with five more confirmed installations for this coming year including two in the U.S. as well as one in Israel. As one of the largest and most...

Almost everyone wants to stay on top of digital trends in business, such as digital signage. It is one thing to understand the nuts and bolts of digital signage, such as the individual displays, media players and software packages, but it is another to understand how to make it work well with your business. When you deploy digital signage indoors, you have to consider a lot of factors such as space, branding and messaging.

EMV® technology was developed and managed by American Express, Discover, JCB, Mastercard, UnionPay, and Visa. It is a global standard for credit cards that use computer chips to authenticate chip-card transactions. EMV chips encrypt bank information making it far more secure than the old magnetic-stripe cards. EMV technology was created primarily to prevent credit card fraud.

Retail requires a roll-up-your-sleeves-and-get-it-done attitude to achieve success. In an industry prone to challenges, knowing a few key things before getting into retail can make the difference between success and failure.

Imagine scanning tickets for a special event. Hundreds of people flood in line, requiring multiple ticket-masters to check in patrons. Tickets were bought online, so some people printed their tickets while others saved the tickets on their smart phones. Some guests even have online coupons for their tickets, requiring a 2D imager to scan printed or on-screen tickets, as well as printed or digital coupon codes.

POS-X is excited to announce the first new product stemming from the recent acquisition by Custom America: the K3 thermal receipt printer. Built for speed, the K3 sets the bar for performance while still maintaining unmatched product reliability.

When you think about your business, what aspects are crucial to its success? Do inventory levels and records keep you up at night? Are you sweating over quality control or turnaround time?

A Numeric Keypad is now available on the Scepter Enterprise Mobile Computer. The Numeric Keypad includes function keys and is ideal for users who do not require a full alphanumeric keypad for their applications, or simply for those who prefer a larger screen size.

While there is a seemingly infinite number of new technologies from which to choose, healthcare providers are looking to invest in technologies that decrease errors, increase efficiency and boost patient satisfaction.

This new version of Edikio Guest software maintenance brings many fixes and improvements relating to the user interface, the tools of creation of card, the database, as well as the resources and contents users (models...).

Robust, Fast and Compact • Retail The four dock multi-bay charger is the perfect accessory for your Citizen mobile printers. The ability to simultaneously recharge batteries allows for a shorter wait time than a standard USB charge. The multi-bay charger brings a small footprint to any application, maximizing the workspace and fits all battery types for all Citizen mobile products.

Robust, Fast and Compact The four dock multi-bay charger is the perfect accessory for your Citizen mobile printers. The ability to simultaneously recharge batteries allows for a shorter wait time than a standard USB charge. The multi-bay charger brings a small footprint to any application, maximizing the work space and fits all battery types for all Citizen mobile products.

Combatting unplanned downtime caused by human error, hardware breakdowns or software failures and saving companies thousands of dollars per minute.

Who: At MURTEC 2019, the multi-unit restaurant technology conference, Epson and partners will be showcasing a variety of POS solutions designed to support customer transitions to the changing hospitality environment that leverages the latest technology and addresses evolving customer behaviors.

What: Epson Showcase Highlights, Booth #57

Epson will demonstrate how to streamline food service operations by leveraging Zivelo's self service kiosk,...

The All-New QuickBooks® Online Desktop App is Here! Our QuickBooks apps for Mac & PC allow you to run QuickBooks Online up to 46 percent faster when visiting the client page.* And, it’s free to download and begin using immediately if you’re already a QuickBooks subscriber.

Socket Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT), a leading innovator of data capture and delivery solutions for enhanced productivity, is announcing the DuraCase for Apple's iPhone and iPhone Plus mobile phones is now shipping. The DuraCase for iPhone is a one-handed, protective sled, featuring rubberized material which increases drop protection and durability for both the iPhone and the 800 Series scanner.

Since its formation in 1982, Gibson Technology (formerly Zytek Engineering) has built up an enviable reputation as one of the best motorsport engineering companies in the world. From its headquarters in Repton, Derbyshire, the company design and manufacture high-performance race engines for various categories of motorsport worldwide. In last year’s prestigious Le Mans 24-hour race, all 20 entrants on the grid for the LMP2 race, were powered by...

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – Feb. 12, 2019 – Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), an innovator at the edge of the enterprise with solutions and partners that enable businesses to gain a performance edge, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Alex Castaneda, Vice President, North America Channels and Territory Business, to its prestigious list of 2019 Channel Chiefs. The top IT channel leaders included on this list...

The DC/POS world is filled with the latest high tech devices and software. Often overlooked are the simple (or not so simple) methods used to handle the actual cash required in transactions throughout the day. Going beyond cash drawers, these devices help to insure that cash is handled safely, effectively, and securely. A key component is the method used to verify that the bills are not counterfeit.

With warmer weather right around the corner, take your business outside with the Citizen CMP-30II mobile printer. This ruggedized 3” mobile printer is the solution you have been looking for with intuitive operation.

OVERVIEW Expertly blended in London for over 45 years, Molton Brown’s collection of signature fragrances, bath and shower gels, home and hand care luxuries have claimed iconic status with vibrant colours and bold scents. Carefully sourcing ingredients from around the world, each creation is intricately composed by some of the world’s best perfumers for a truly indulgent, memorable experience. Molton Brown are proud to hold a Royal Warrant for...

Code, an innovator in healthcare automation and mobile technology, is bringing some additional excitement to the Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) show in Orlando with the release of the CR7000 series healthcare mobile battery case. The durable protector for the iPhone 7 and 8 completely shields your valuable electronics while maximizing uptime with its quick-swappable battery, all in a compact package made to stand up to...

NiceLabel 2019 is the next-generation of NiceLabel software built upon foundation set by NiceLabel 2017. NiceLabel 2019 inherits a lot of the concepts and functionality from the NiceLabel 6 software, but is based on new technology. As such, some of the functionality that was available in NiceLabel 6 is either offered differently or no longer available. While NiceLabel 2019 remains highly compatible with the previous version of NiceLabel, there...

Payment Technology is always evolving with its goal to make transactions as seamless and as easy as possible for a good customer experience. Where is Payment Technology Going Next? Here are some areas where the future of payments may very well lie: EMV Near Field Communication Voice Commerce Cryptocurrencies Artificial Intelligence What is EMV? EMV® developed and managed by American Express, Discover, JCB, Mastercard, UnionPay, and Visa — is a...

What do Microsoft robots, Salesforce chocolate-dipped marshmallows, and gallons upon gallons of free espresso have in common? All three were eye-catching features of the 2019 NRF: Retail’s Big Show in New York City. With 38,000 attendees, 16,000 retailers, and 800 exhibitors representing 99 countries, there was no stepping stone of retail left unturned. For three jam-packed days, retailers, innovators, and leading industry thought leaders...

KGW News Channel 8 did a segment on how NBC and BBC have sought out a local Portland, Oregon company for live Olympic Games coverage. Elemental Technologies is a small start up that specializes in finding ways to better stream live video. Their software will bring the Olympic Games to local audiences no matter where they are and no matter which device they are using.

Whether you’re about to open your shop for business for the first time or already have a solid foundation in the community, a seamless checkout process is crucial to a positive customer service experience. QuickBooks Point of Sale seamlessly integrates with QuickBooks Payments1. This integration means you can accept credit and debit card and automate banking and bookkeeping. Here’s a more detailed look at some of the reasons automated payments...

It’s an amazing display of partnership. Ping HD, Apex Procurement and LG, working together with Best Western International, Inc. to roll out one of the world’s largest multi-site deployments of LG Electronics’ webOS SoC (System on a Chip) digital signage displays. Best Western® Hotels & Resorts will soon be featuring LG digital signage in the lobby of every Best Western hotel property in North America.

Epson, a leader in the digital label and packaging industry, will be showcasing its leading ColorWorks® on-demand color label printing solutions for fresh food applications, as well as samples created on SurePress® digital label presses, at Convenience Retailing University in Orlando, Fla. In addition, Andy Scherz, senior product manager, Commercial Label Printers, Epson America, Inc., will be presenting during a breakout session at the event.

Socket Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT), a leading innovator of data capture and delivery solutions for enhanced productivity, today announced the expansion of their contactless product line with the S500 Token Exchange. It facilitates tap-and-go, NFC user experiences that are popular with mobile wallets and consumer engagements, applicable for payment applications, contactless passes, identifications, ticketing, and more.

We have them on our smartphones and tablets. On our home appliances and car dashboards. On kiosks and industrial machinery. And they’re appearing in more and more technology. People today have become very familiar with the use of touch screens, and the speed at which they provide the desired functions or information. Even small children have become familiar with touch screen functions, and it can be amazing when you see interactions between...

A Carter & Sons is a Transport, Warehousing and Logistics service provider providing 3PL, warehousing and distribution. Starting out as a road freight operation, the family owned and operated business has grown significantly since its inception in 2001. This level of growth has brought changes in the way that Carters operates – not least in having to streamline and refine processes but, to ensure efficiency as it scaled too.

Retail is undergoing a major sea change as retailers reshape the shopping experience. As consumers become more demanding thanks to the conveniences of online shopping, savvy retailers are making strides to replicate – or even surpass that experience – at physical locations. Retailers who make customer-centric decisions, investing in stores, technology, fulfillment and customer service teams will stand to profit.

Expertly blended in London for over 45 years, Molton Brown’s collection of signature fragrances, bath and shower gels, home and hand care luxuries have claimed iconic status with vibrant colours and bold scents. Carefully sourcing ingredients from around the world, each creation is intricately composed by some of the world’s best perfumers for a truly indulgent, memorable experience. Molton Brown are proud to hold a Royal Warrant for the supply...

Samsung Electronics Co. recently unveiled several of its modular MicroLED solutions, including a 75-inch display, a 219-inch display and other sizes, according to a press release.

The world is increasingly turning to mobile solutions – from how we book ride services to how we shop for clothes and electronics, it’s all done in the palms of our hands. It’s only natural then that restaurants are also turning to mobile tech solutions to solve common food industry headaches, improve profit margins, and provide a better overall experience for customers and staff.

PALO ALTO, Calif. — HP today expanded its retail solutions line by unveiling the white version of the all-in-one point-of-sale (POS) system, the HP ElitePOS. The new color comes in response to customer excitement about the streamlined design and performance of the HP ElitePOS announced this past August and requests for more color options. This demonstrates HP’s commitment to help retailers transform the in-store experience.

The last few days at NRF2019 where fantastic. Thanks to all the visitors that stopped by to see our products. TV Channel CGTN shows Opticon’s PE-Solution in a report about ‘how retailers fight back in the era of online shopping.’ See this report on CGTN’s YouTube Channel. Our Cashier Less Powered ESL solution is demonstrated at around 1:23 minutes.

Toshiba understands that customers requiring ticketing and kiosk solutions have unique needs and requirements, often demanding tailored systems to meet the specific goals of the business. Toshiba has developed a versatile range of barcode and RFID printing solutions, suited to the most diverse of ticketing applictaions.

Socket Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT), a leading innovator of data capture and delivery solutions for enhanced productivity, is announcing the expansion of the DuraCase product line to support Apple’s iPhone and iPhone Plus mobile phones. The DuraCase is a one-handed, protective sled for both the mobile phone and attached 800 Series barcode scanning solution.

NiceLabel has been named to the FL 100+, Food Logistics magazine’s annual list of the top 100-plus software and technology providers for the food and beverage industry. The list serves as a resource guide of software and technology providers whose products and services are critical for companies in the global food and beverage supply chain.

LOUISVILLE, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Together, KIOSK Information Systems (KIOSK) and parent company, Posiflex will showcase a wide array of new connected retail solutions for self-service, point of sale, and digital signage at the 2019 NRF Big Show, Booth #3755. The team will demonstrate advances in hardware, software, and service technologies that bridge digital and physical spaces to facilitate connected consumer transactions.

Seal Beach, CA, January 9, 2019 - MagTek, a global leader in retail electronic payments and security technology, and Touch Dynamic, a leading manufacturer of all-in-one point of sale (POS) systems, small form factor PCs, rugged tablets and POS peripherals, are excited to announce Quest III, a rugged POS tablet. Quest III brings a touch screen device with EMV Level 3 certification into the marketplace.

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Seal Beach, CA, January 10, 2019 - Magensa, a subsidiary of MagTek, and a leading provider of technology and services to protect sensitive data, authenticate profiles and securely transact, today is announcing the availability of the Magensa Tokenization Services. One of the leading challenges for corporations is keeping information private - be it credit card data (PAN/expiration date), personally identifiable information (PII), protected health...

Seal Beach, CA, January 7, 2019 - MagTek, the world's leading supplier of secure payment technology, today announces the immediate availability of tDynamo and kDynamo, our newest Secure Card Reader Authenticators that are ideally suited to support and secure card payment transactions for the latest in payment platforms across industries. As the environment where accepting card payments expands and develops, MagTek's hardware and service solutions...

Where is Payment Technology Going Next? Magnetic Card Readers. Are They Becoming Obsolete? A magnetic card reader is a device used to read magnetic stripe cards, such as credit cards. A magnetic stripe card is inexpensive compared to other card technologies and not hard to program. While a magnetic stripe is more difficult to create than a barcode, the technology for reading and encoding data on a magnetic stripe is widespread and it is easy...

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2019 – A unique, immersive installation of eye-popping, flexible displays from LG Electronics (LG) is wowing attendees at CES® 2019. The “LG OLED Falls” display features 260 LG OLED digital signage screens, in curved and flat configurations, giving tens of thousands of CES visitors a one-of-a-kind experience of natural wonders.

Bologna, Italy - Datalogic, a global leader in the automatic data capture and process automation markets, is extremely proud to announce the new Gryphon™ 4500 Series of WIRELESS scanners, a premium level of 2D hand held readers for general purpose applications... that now offers both wireless communications and new wireless battery charging models – Wireless2

ID TECH is pleased to announce that while the SmartPIN L100 was already listed as a PCI PTS 4.X certified device, it is now certified for PCI PTS SRED and appears on the PCI Security Standards website (https://www.pcisecuritystandards.org/assessors_and_solutions/pin_transaction_devices).  This certification allows the SmartPIN L100 to be added as a PTS Supported Device for those companies that are P2PE certified and looking to add an unattended...

The Monarch Protective Housing is a brushed stainless steel enclosure that easily secures the Monarch to a variety of surfaces. The Monarch conveniently slides inside the housing where it is offered more protection from tampering or damage. Easy to add on to your existing Monarch or available with a new purchase! While customarily used in retail settings, the new stainless steel casing makes it more durable and applicable to industrial settings...

The new 2019 Elo World Tour shirt is released and will make it's debut at NRF - Retail's Big Show, January 13-15th at the Javits Center in New York - Booth #3655. Shirt supplies are limited!

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Thermoplastic compounds company Aurora Plastics has boosted its resin-unloading and yard-management efficiency, while also preventing unloading errors, by deploying a radio frequency identification solution provided by Quest Integrated Solutions, a division of Technology Recovery Group (TRG). The system employs RFID reader hardware supplied by Janam Technologies.

Istanbul, Turkey – December 18, 2018 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., today announced that it has recently finished implementing its SMART Signage at the new Istanbul Airport, which will be the world’s largest airport once fully-completed, serving 200 million passengers annually. It will host 2,000 arriving and departing aircrafts, with flights to 350 destinations.

There are a number of considerations to account for when selecting your retail point of sale (POS) system—hardware, software, peripherals, features, and so much more. One of the most foundational aspects is the operating system (OS) that your POS software will run on.

WESTMINSTER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Brother Mobile Solutions, Inc. (BMS), a provider of award-winning mobile and desktop printers is broadening its successful alliance with Datalogic, a leader in automatic data capture and world-class producer of bar code readers. The two companies will market their mobile scan and print products to meet a growing demand for solutions that increase efficiency and help reduce the cost of labeling in retail,...

Thermal printers offer so many benefits that it’s understandable why most large-scale retailers have already switched to highly reliable, extremely efficient and cost-effective Thermal printing technology. Thermal printing is incredibly flexible, allowing it to be integrated with different kinds of labeling and printing systems already being used by retail businesses. Also, for the many retailers that are embracing RFID technology for their...

Touch screens are widely used in retail applications and enable users to streamline processes, reduce manpower and provide better customer service. From retail point of view the retail touch screen displays are used to make advertisement more attractive and beneficial to the customers therefore the retail touch screen displays are gradually replacing the traditional retail stores. With a single touch of finger these displays can provide a world...

Looking for a rugged and reliable tablet with endless possibilities? The Unitech TB85 is designed to meet those needs!

Unitech proudly introduces the new standard in rugged, enterprise level tablets. Our TB85 features a durable design, combined with a strong interior and multiple additional extras. Our TB85 is equipped with a 14-pin POGO connection on the back for modules such as scanning or any other bespoke module. A scanning module can be...

NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) today announced that it has acquired StopLift Checkout Vision Systems, a leader in intelligent computer vision systems, to combat theft in the retail business. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

This transaction reinforces NCR's strategic focus on self-checkout solutions that provide the best possible shopper experience and return on the investment for retailers. NCR will integrate StopLift's...