How To Use Customer Service As a Loyalty-Building Tool

Good customer service is an important goal for any company. Customers who have bad experiences are not only unlikely to come back, but are also likely to spread the bad word to friends and associates or to publish bad reviews on review sites. In addition, it’s six times more expensive to obtain a new customer than it is to retain an old one. Offering quality customer service is an excellent...

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Best and Worst Food Ordering Apps - TheStreet.com (7/19/17)

Trump Hotels Hit by Third Credit Card Breach In 2 Years - KrebsOnSecurity.com (7/19/17)

Shopify Adding eBay As Sales Channel For Merchants - TechCrunch (7/13/17)

PayPal Should Spend More Than $12 Billion and Buy Square - The Street (7/12/17)

Stripe Strikes Alipay and WeChat Pay Deal For China Access BBC.com (7-10-17)

Canada Releases Glow In The Dark Coins - CNBC (6/29/19)

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Point Of Sale Industry News

Monaco VISA, Cryptocurrency Card, Raises $3M in 3 Days, Announces Instant Cashba…

05-24-2017

ZUG, Switzerland, May 24th, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Monaco Technology GMBH, the company behind the revo...

Dor Retail Traffic Analytics Launches With $3.8 Million Investment

05-17-2017

San Francisco – May 17, 2017 – Dor, the modern foot traffic counting and analytics solutio...

Amazon And Whole Foods - Good or Bad For Retail Point of Sale? 9 executives weig…

06-20-2017

Last Friday’s bombshell news seems to have taken many by surprise.   We received dozens of...

As eCommerce Soars, New Solution Leverages iPhone & Android One-Tap Ordering

06-21-2017

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. and ZURICH, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- eAgile Inc., a global leader ...

Star Micronics to Showcase Cutting-Edge Payments Technology at ETA TRANSACT

05-01-2017

SOMERSET, N.J., May 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Micronics, leading provider of point of sa...

Retail Analytics Company Ugam Opens Chicago Office, Strengthens U.S. Presence

05-18-2017

NEW YORK – May 18, 2017 – Ugam, a global leader in data and analytics, today announced it has opened...

InComm Claims Two Top Honors at 2017 Pay Awards

06-26-2017

ATLANTA, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- InComm, a leading prepaid product and transaction servic...

Cayan Announces Acquisition of Card Payment Services

05-10-2017

BOSTON, MA - May 10, 2017 - Cayan, a payment technology company, today announced it has acquired Car...

Retailers Welcome Labor Department’s Withdrawal of Burdensome Joint Employer Gui…

06-07-2017

WASHINGTON, June 7, 2017 – The National Retail Federation welcomed today’s announcement fr...

Billtrust’s New Data Mining Service Accelerates Electronic Invoicing and Payment…

06-07-2017

HAMILTON, NJ.—June 6, 2017—Billtrust, the leader in payment cycle management solutions, ha...

North American Bancard Holdings Closes on Acquisition of Total Merchant Services

07-11-2017

Transaction accelerates growth of NAB and expands its merchant portfolio TROY, Mich. and WOODLAND H...

Mastercard and General Motors Power Digital Payments

05-02-2017

PURCHASE, N.Y. – May 2, 2017 – Mastercard today announced a major expansion of its lo...

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06-16-2017

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EVO Payments International Named Epos Now’s Preferred Card Processor...

05-24-2017

Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 25, 2017 EVO Payments International (EVO), a leading card payment acquirer ...

Trax Acquires Nielsen Store Observation (NSO) Assets in USA

07-12-2017

SINGAPORE, July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Trax, the world leader in computer vision for retail, ...

Global Internet of Things (IoT) In Retail Market Analysis

05-15-2017

DUBLIN, May 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addi...

Waitrose Signs Five-Year Agreement with Point of Sale Marketing Specialist Ecreb…

05-24-2017

Reading, UK – May 23, 2017 – Ecrebo, the point of sale marketing specialist, today an...

Retailers’ Radio Ads Call on Congress to Preserve $40 Billion Debit Card Reform …

05-12-2017

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2017 – The National Retail Federation today announced the launch of an advertisi...

STRATACACHE Adds Turnkey Field Support To Its Portfolio Of Services

07-18-2017

DAYTON, Ohio, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- STRATACACHE, a leading provider of scalable, hi...

U.S. Police Departments Preventing Underage Drinking with Intellicheck's Age ID

06-01-2017

JERICHO, NEW YORK – June 1, 2017 – The police department of one of the fastest growing cities in the...

MySize Inc. Signs Retail and E-commerce Expert Argun Ersen to Support Sales Effo…

06-12-2017

AIRPORT CITY, Israel, June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --MySize Inc. (the 'Company') (...

Receipt Printers Market Growing at a CAGR of 12.08% During 2017 to 2021 Says a N…

05-31-2017

PUNE, India, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Receipt Printers Market 2017-2021, h...

Bluefin Payment Systems & UniversityTickets Partner for Point-to-Point Encry…

07-18-2017

July 18, 2017 – Atlanta, GA and New York City, New York – Bluefin Payment Systems, the leading provi...

Linc Joins Shopify to Bring Universal Chatbot, Voice and Digital Customer Servic…

06-13-2017

SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Linc, which delivers engaging post-purchase ex...

FedEx Partners with BlueSnap to Cross More Borders

05-23-2017

WALTHAM, MA – May 22, 2017 BlueSnap and FedEx Cross Border have partnered to empower online retailer...

ACI Worldwide Boosts Integrated Fraud Management Capabilities for Bambora Nasdaq…

05-16-2017

Naples, FLA., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provi...

Subway Partners with SiteZeus On Development Strategy

07-20-2017

Tampa, FL — July 20, 2017 — The Subway® restaurant chain has partnered with Florida-based location i...

Introduction of Lottery Retail Gift Cards is the Newest Trend

05-11-2017

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Sterling Payment Technologies and Biztracker POS Announce New Retail EMV Solutio…

05-10-2017

TAMPA, FLA. (PRWEB) May 11, 2017 Sterling Payment Technologies, a leading provider of payment proce...

Creative Realities Announces Important New Hires

07-12-2017

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Creative Realities, Inc. ("Creative Realitie...

Global Payments Announces Full Support for Samsung Pay in the UK

05-26-2017

LONDON & ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a lead...

Verifone and SITA are First to Enable Payment Acceptance for Check-In Desks at A…

06-21-2017

COPENHAGEN, MONEY20/20 EUROPE (June 21, 2017) – With the goal to offer passengers seamless, secure, ...

New E-Commerce Fashion Venture Allows Shopper to Measure and Order Shoes with Sm…

05-31-2017

New York, NY (August 1st, 2017): Revolutionary fashion-tech brand and smartphone app, True Gau...

Sabre Hospitality Unit Reports Possible Breach of Credit Card Data (Krebs)

05-02-2017

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Star Micronics Introduces New Line of Genuine Star Receipt Paper

05-17-2017

Always leading - always innovating, Star Micronics is proud to offer a full line of innovative and r...

First Data to Acquire CardConnect

05-29-2017

 NEW YORK AND KING OF PRUSSIA,PA, MAY 29 2017 – First Data Corporation(NYSE: FDC), a global ...

GroupBy Inc. Acquires Austin-Based Retail Data Enrichment Technology Company, Ed…

06-05-2017

TORONTO, ON — June 5, 2017 — GroupBy Inc. (www.groupbyinc.com), a leading provider of...

Mastercard Incorporated First-Quarter 2017 Financial Results

05-02-2017

Purchase, NY – May 2, 2017 – Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE: MA) today announced its financial re...

Manhattan Releases New Manhattan Active Store Solution to Address the Changing R…

05-09-2017

ATLANTA and LAS VEGAS, May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, at its annual Momentum customer con...

Age ID Technology Advances Law Enforcement Officers’ Efforts To Prevent Underag…

05-04-2017

100 Officers Using Age ID Statewide to Spot Fake IDs JERICHO, NEW YORK – May 4, 2017 – North Caroli...

Appetize Brings Advanced Concessions Technology to Yankee Stadium and other Pro …

06-29-2017

PLAYA VISTA, Calif., June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Appetize, the modern point-of-sale (POS)...

Life is a Beach at The Boardwalk With The Right Point of Sale System

06-30-2017

Case Study: Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk PROFILE Name: Santa Cruz Beach Boar...

Verifone Launches Two PCI 5.0 Certified Solutions to Offer Portability & Mob…

06-21-2017

COPENHAGEN, MONEY20/20 EUROPE (June 22, 2017) – Verifone (NYSE: PAY), a world leader in payments and...

Top Retailers Compared Based On Mobile Web Experience by UserTesting

06-06-2017

CHICAGO, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- IRCE 2017 – As consumers spend an increasing amount ...

Visa and ACTIVE Network Form Multi-Year Strategic Alliance

05-02-2017

DALLAS, May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ACTIVE Network®, the premier global marketpl...

New 35-unit Pizza Hut Franchise Selects Delaget for Payroll, Accounting, and Rep…

07-10-2017

SAINT LOUIS PARK, Minn., July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- JJB Pizza, a new 35-unit Pizza Hut franchise ...

Mastercard Launches MLB All-Star Game Sweepstakes Exclusively at BJ’s Wholesale …

04-24-2017

One winner and a guest will head to Miami for the 2017 MLB All-Star Game presented by Mastercard ...

Urgent Corrective Action Required to Catalyse Debit Card Usage in Malaysian Reta…

07-17-2017

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Malaysia intends to leverage debit ca...

Squirrel Releases Latest Version of Restaurant Point of Sale Software #NRAShow17

05-19-2017

Squirrel Professional 10 POS software builds on Squirrel's proven restaurant management platform B...

DiSa Digital Safety USA Will Present Point-of-Sale Activation Solution

05-25-2017

PHOENIX, ARIZONA (PRWEB) MAY 26, 2017 DiSa Digital Safety USA, provider of the world’s fir...

AEVI announces Nelson Holzner as AEVI CEO

05-02-2017

Paderborn, 02/05/17 - Today AEVI announced the appointment of Nelson Holzner as AEVI chief executive...

Retailers Dismiss New House Bill to Block Sales Tax Fairness

06-14-2017

WASHINGTON, June 13, 2017 – The National Retail Federation today voiced its opposition to legislatio...

​Pay By Car? Cardtek to Host In-Vehicle Payments Event At BayPay Forum

05-16-2017

MENLO PARK, Calif. – May 16, 2017 – Cardtek, a leading international payment technologies provider, ...

One Hour Translation:American E-commerce Websites Increase Penetration into the …

05-16-2017

Lehi, Utah, May 16, 2017 - A study conducted by One Hour Translation, the world’s largest onlin...