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Layered Security: The Ultimate Defense Against Data Breaches

by Daniel Montellano, SVP of Strategic Business Development, Shift4 Payments If data breach stats from 2017 are any indication, merchants are still the biggest target that hac...

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What Restaurants Need to Know about EMV Compliance

11-17-2017

By Brad Kime, SVP of Channel and Alliances, Upserve   We all witnessed the change from swipi...

Market Pay Harmonises Cross Border Payments For Carrefour Group

11-10-2017

A Nexo standards acceptors use case With more than 11,500 stores in over 30 countries worldwide, Ca...

5 Principles for Meaningful Tax Reform

08-30-2017

By Matthew Shay President and CEO, National Retail Federation There has never been a more pr...

Layered Security: The Ultimate Defense Against Data Breaches

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by Daniel Montellano, SVP of Strategic Business Development, Shift4 Payments If data breach sta...

Account takeover: Protect your business from this emerging threat

11-23-2017

By Sarah Beldo, Communications Manager, Sift Science  You may have heard that account takeove...

Could blockchain technology solve the data security crisis?

11-17-2017

By Alastair Johnson, Founder and CEO of Nuggets  First, the bad news And it’s pretty bad. But...

Colony Brands Case Study (Equinix Customer)

01-11-2018

Blurb: Leading e-commerce catalog merchandiser transforms its legacy IT infrastructure with an Equin...

Bluestar’s VARTECH Shows A Thriving POS Channel

10-09-2017

Bluestar held its annual VARTECH event two weeks ago in Orlando Florida. The exciting event featured...

Matthew Lee Richardson (1957-2017) Dies at 60, Leading POS Reseller

10-28-2017

The Point-of-Sale world suffered a big loss this past weekend as Matt Richardson – President & C...

The Bixolon SPP-R310 Overview

09-21-2017

By: Melinn Phifer   BIXOLON, the global industry experts in mobile point of sale printing so...

How to Reach Gen Z Shoppers? It’s Try Before You Buy

09-26-2017

By: Melinn Phifer The retail industry is invested in marketing to millennials but it’s time to ret...

Lighthouse Network Acquires Shift4 Corporation and Announces Company Rebranding

01-15-2018

ALLENTOWN, Pa. and LAS VEGAS – January 15, 2018 – Lighthouse Network today announced the acquisition...

Should you Worry about EMV 2.0?

12-12-2017

By Kimberly Berneck, senior vice president, delivery management, BTM Global If your organization i...

Try These Expert Tips to Protect Your Identity While Shopping

12-20-2017

With the holidays around the corner and U.S. consumer confidence at a 16-year high, Americans are re...

Revel's User Conference 2017 - Revelry!

10-26-2017

Revel Systems, a leader in cloud Point of Sale held a two-day conference in San Francisco bringing t...

The Safety Net of an Asset Management System

11-17-2017

When you’re a business owner, you can never be too careful with your investments—especially those ...

Test Driving A Mobile Receipt Printer - Epson's Mobilink P20

10-16-2017

One of the fastest growing areas of point-of-sale is mobile printing, and specifically, mobile recei...

How pop-ups are paving the way for intrepid entrepreneurs and established online…

11-09-2017

It has been more than three decades since Joe Marver carved out a niche for his seasonal Spirit Hall...

The Fragmenting Payments Landscape: What Merchants Can Do to Keep Up

11-17-2017

By Casey Bullock, General Manager – North America Worldpay As the digital age produces more ga...

What EMV Tokenization 2.0 Means for the Payments Industry

09-13-2017

David Worthington, VP of Business Development at Rambus Technical body EMVCo launched version two o...

Integration of Self-Order Kiosks and POS

11-08-2017

 By Juan Perez, CEO, ADUSA, Inc.  Self-Ordering Kiosks are becoming more popular in Qu...

Critical Point-of-Sale System Vulnerability Resolved with “Easy Fix”

11-10-2017

Experienced POS resellers and integrators upgrade “accessory” to key system component to resolve vul...

The Secret Lies In The Data

09-05-2017

By Bobby Marhamat, COO of Revel Systems Every year, a startling number of small businesses close do...

Major Retailers Using GiftNow from Loop Commerce to Accommodate Post-Holiday Gif…

01-05-2018

MENLO PARK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Even though the holiday season is officially over, consumers ar...

Holiday Fraud Prevention: 7 Tips From the Pros

11-06-2017

Is anyone ever really ready for the holidays? It’s hard enough to keep up as a shopper, but if you a...

Line Busting with mobile POS Systems

10-02-2017

By: Melinn Phifer For 10 years mobile technology has taken over the way we communicate and do busin...

This Diwali, Boost Retail Sales with Digital and Artificial Intelligence

11-06-2017

By Anil Kaul, Co-Founder and CEO, Absolutdata Diwali is the festival that celebrates the return of ...

As Customers Demand Personalized In-Store Experiences, Retailers Contend with Mo…

01-12-2018

Today’s retailers cannot deny the importance of giving customers highly-personalized experiences. In...

17 Features An iPad Restaurant POS Can Offer You

11-04-2017

By Theresa Navarra, Upserve A decade or two ago, to become a restaurant owner, when you thought ab...

Lightspeed POS Announces US $166 Million of Investment

10-18-2017

Funding will drive continued innovation for Lightspeed's rapidly growing customer base of nearly...

3 CyberSecurity Tips for Restaurants: Keeping Your Data Secure

11-11-2017

by Toast Lab Can your restaurant afford to survive a data breach on its computers or credit card ...

5 Reasons Retailers Are Moving To Web-Based Applications For POS

01-04-2018

Web-based applications have changed the IT landscape because they require little upfront investment...

RetailNOW 2017 Review: Years Of POS Intelligence Packed Into Four Days

09-06-2017

By: Jim Roddy, Reseller and Business Advisor At Vantiv Gone are the days when POS trade shows would...

#NRF2018 - National Retail Federation's BIG Show 2018 Preview

01-10-2018

NRF 2018: Retail’s Big Show is the world's most important retail conference, bringing together the...

Positioning Value-Added Resellers as Trusted Security Advisors

10-16-2017

By Nicole Bryan, Sterling Payment Technologies Everyone has skin in the game when it comes to secur...

NRF Says Consumers Will Spend Near-Record $19.6 Billion on Valentine’s Day

02-12-2018

WASHINGTON – U.S. consumers are expected to spend an average $143.56 on Valentine’s Day as 55 percen...

Five Point-of-Sale Changes to Make Today For Better Results Tomorrow

10-24-2017

By Rafi Cohen, Co-Founder, Orders2Me Depending on how long you’ve been in business, your point of ...

How Does Your Loyalty Program Reward You?

10-10-2017

By Ohad Jehassi, President Lavu Inc. The abundance of loyalty and reward programs out there, along ...

Holiday Pain Points: There’s a ‘Right Way’ to Onboard Temporary Workers

12-04-2017

By Brian Anderson, Chief Marketing Officer at POP One of the biggest pain points for companies dur...

Big Year for the Big Game: Consumers to Spend $15.3 Billion on 2018 Super Bowl

01-25-2018

WASHINGTON, January 25, 2018 – American adults are expected to spend an average $81.17 for...

What you Don't Know about Data Security and your POS

11-17-2017

by Larry Fiel, VP of Marketing for PDQ Signature Systems Amid the array of acronyms that represe...

The Only Metric that Matters in Sales is Sales

11-20-2017

By Sunny Paris, CEO, and founder of noCRM Sales teams that use a traditional CRM find themselves wa...

Dear Santa: 5 Holiday Wishes from Retailers in 2017

12-11-2017

While wish lists are as old as the North Pole’s top executive, their popularity continues to endure...

Point-of-Sale And Wellness - Health Plan Members Can Cash In At Retailers

10-10-2017

How health plan members can cash in on their plans’ benefits and incentives at their favorite retail...

7 Tips to Boost Your Trade Show Traffic

01-22-2018

2018 trade show time is here. Many exciting and educational trade shows, like our favorites NRA Show...

Do Small Retailers Need Loyalty Programs?

10-16-2017

By Karen Wong, Founder of ACE POS Solutions Ltd With many large retailers offering loyalty programs...

How to Encourage Retail Loyalty through Clienteling

10-13-2017

By Djamel Toubrinet, Director of Marketing, Americas @ Cegid Are you doing all you...

Leading E-Commerce Catalog Merchandiser Transforms its Legacy IT Infrastructure

01-12-2018

Colony Brands Case Study by Steve Cretney, VP and CIO, Colony Brands Colony Brands is one of ...

Retail Analytics - How it Affects the 5 Ps in Retail

01-29-2018

The use of analytical data in retail is becoming a holy grail for businesses making the best of reta...

China VMF 2018 Press Conference: A Glance at the Upcoming Show

11-09-2017

This mid-October in Guangzhou, The 4th Asia-Pacific Vending Industry Association Summit Forum & ...

Bluetooth is accelerating mobile phone payment in the Nordic countries

11-08-2017

The world's first SIM/SAM card with built-in Bluetooth low energy (BLE) technology is fuelling conta...

What Brands Won Black Friday and Cyber Monday?

12-08-2017

By Stephen Boidock, Director of Marketing & Business Development, Drumroll Now that Black Fri...

3 Threats to your POS Software (and How to Deal with Them)

12-01-2017

By Colin Kennedy, Iron Road - for Vend  Point-of-sale software users - particularly smaller t...