Waterproof Receipt Printers Worth The Investment For POS

If electronic equipment can be waterproof, then shouldn’t it be? You can even buy a waterproof cell phone now (no more drying out your phone in a bed of rice hoping for the best). It makes you wonder why someone hasn’t invented a waterproof receipt printer yet, but the news is good: several companies have. Waterproof, or water "resistant" printers are now available from several name brand companies who have...

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Amazon Adds Instant Pickup In US Brick-and-mortar Push - Reuters (08/15/17)

Vantiv Seals $10.4 billion merger with Worldpay - CNBC (08/09/17)

Outraged Sellers say Amazon's new refunds policy will 'crush' small businesses - CNBC (08/03/17)

Toast Raises $101 Million To Win Or Die - ReformingRetail.com (08/03/17)

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