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

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Point Of Sale Industry News

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07-06-2017

PROVIDENCE, R.I., July 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Upserve, the industry's leading Restaurant Management...

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05-31-2017

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Mastercard Names Ed McLaughlin President of Operations and Technology

04-28-2017

PURCHASE, N.Y. – April 28, 2017 – Mastercard today announced the appointment of Ed McLaughlin to p...

ECRS Self-Service Solution Now Has Seiko Qaliber Receipt Printer Option

07-14-2017

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Socket Mobile Announces 2017 Second Quarter Release Date and Conference Call

07-20-2017

NEWARK, Calif., July 20, 2017  /PRNewswire/ -- Socket Mobile, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCKT), a leadin...

GO Sport Group Selects Mi9 Retail for Omni-Channel POS, Customer Engagement …

07-24-2017

MIAMI, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Mi9 Retail is pleased to announce that GO Sport Group...

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05-23-2017

Duluth, Ga., May 22, 2017 – NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in omni-channel solu...

Doddle Chooses MobileIron Cloud as the Platform for Its Mobile-First Growth

06-28-2017

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Doddle, the leading provider of click &...

APG Cash Drawer Partners with EET Europarts for Strengthened Global Distribution…

05-03-2017

Newhaven, UK — 3rd May 2017 APG Cash Drawer, a fast-growing global manufacturer of cash ma...

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05-03-2017

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Verifone and Eigen Payments Partner to Enable Integrated Pay-at-the-Table Soluti…

05-11-2017

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05-31-2017

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05-19-2017

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Brooks Brothers Notifies Customers of Payment Card Security Incident

05-12-2017

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06-26-2017

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05-31-2017

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TouchBistro Restaurant Point-of-Sale Raises CDN $16.3 million in Series C Financ…

05-31-2017

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

05-04-2017

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05-24-2017

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07-06-2017

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07-18-2017

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05-08-2017

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06-20-2017

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05-02-2017

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05-18-2017

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05-11-2017

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06-30-2017

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05-19-2017

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06-14-2017

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06-26-2017

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05-25-2017

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BrightSign Teams with Felbro Displays to Deliver New QSR Self-Order Kiosk at #NR…

05-17-2017

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06-29-2017

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06-05-2017

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LevelUp Appoints Theresa Dold as VP of Agency Strategy

06-14-2017

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05-18-2017

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06-01-2017

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Subway Partners with SiteZeus On Development Strategy

07-20-2017

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06-22-2017

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National Digital Marketing Agency Increases Digital Engagement for Online Appare…

06-22-2017

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Agilence and Heartland Commerce Launch Strategic Partnership

06-15-2017

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Revention Releases Third Party Online Ordering Integration to Point of Sale

05-17-2017

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City Furniture Taps IBM for iOS Enterprise Apps to Deliver Personalized In-Showr…

05-23-2017

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Guestlogix Reveals New Brand and Airline Solutions to Transform the Passenger Ex…

06-25-2017

DUBLIN, June 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Guestlogix, the Canadian technology company long recogniz...

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06-13-2017

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MAG Retail Group Selects Yes Lifecycle Marketing’s Cross-Channel Marketing Platf…

07-17-2017

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TurnTo Introduces First Truly Open Network to Change Product Ratings and Reviews

05-31-2017

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Webgility’s Unify Integrates with Walmart Marketplace, Simplifies Operations Whi…

05-23-2017

SAN FRANCISCO, May 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Webgility, the leader in multi-channel e-comme...

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07-11-2017

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First Data to Power Alipay in North America

05-09-2017

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