Ten Restaurant Technology Blogs We Love

By: Melinn Phifer Whether you’re an experienced restaurateur or just getting started, it is vital to stay on top of the newest trends and news in the restaurant industry. We picked our top ten favorite technology blogs to get you started! 1. Sterling Payments - more technology based Sterling Payments offers the newest electronic payment solutions to a variety of industries so their blog doesn’t just include restaurant technology insight. Sterling’s experience with...

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Noteworthy Point-of-sale News

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

SafeCharge customers to accept card payments in the U.S. through partnership wit…

05-26-2017

London, May 26th 2017: SafeCharge (LON:SCH), a leading payments technology company, t...

Zebra Technologies’ Scanner Scale Expedites Checkout Lines and Improves Shopper …

06-29-2017

Lincolnshire, Ill. – June 29, 2017 - Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), the market leade...

How To Mine Your POS Platform To Build A Targeted Email List

05-15-2017

By Ian Goldman | CEO, Celerant Technology  Email marketing has become the favorite direct mar...

Mastercard Launches Several New APIs for Developers Hub

06-27-2017

The enhanced suite of APIs includes new offerings focused on Masterpass QR, spend alerts and con...

Four Out of Five Millennials Purchased From Amazon in the Past Month

07-10-2017

In advance of Prime Day, New Yes Lifecycle Marketing data reveals millennials shop more frequently o...

​FinTech Forum Announces Speakers and Themes for Mobey Day Toronto

07-18-2017

18 July 2017 - Mobey Forum, the global industry association empowering banks and other financial ins...

Verifone Collaborates with Sage to Offer Payment & Cloud Solutions in Europe…

06-28-2017

COPENHAGEN, Denmark--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MONEY20/20 EUROPE – To help merchants of all sizes adapt to tr...

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, ...

Amazon Drives Consumer Tech Growth Amid Flat Retail Market

07-11-2017

SALT LAKE CITY, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite 2016's lackluster total retail sales ...

ScanSource Leaders Recognized as 2017 CRN Women of the Channel

05-17-2017

May 16, 2017 04:39 PM Eastern Daylight Time GREENVILLE, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ScanSource Communi...

Retailers Plan to Offer More Promotions for the 2017 Back-to-School Season

07-17-2017

AUSTIN, Texas, July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- RetailMeNot, Inc., a leading digital savings desti...

Touchscreen POS Technology Gives Jewelry Shoppers More Options

05-09-2017

Ecommerce is having a profound effect on the retail industry.  Foot traffic is slowing, brands ...

Chico’s FAS partners with First Insight

06-22-2017

PITTSBURGH, PA and FORT MYERS, FLORIDA – June 22, 2017 – First Insight, Inc., a technology company t...

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...

First Data Completes Acquisition of CardConnect

07-06-2017

Jul 06, 2017 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Data Corporation (NYSE: FDC), a global leader in com...

North American Bancard Holdings Acquires Total Merchant Services

05-17-2017

Acquisition further accelerates North American Bancard’s growth in business payment solutions and se...

UK Hospitality Independents set to Thrive in Ever Changing Economy

05-09-2017

  LONDON, May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Independent restaurant roundtable h...

Tophatter Selects YouAppi’s Growth Marketing Platform to Acquire Profitable User…

05-02-2017

SAN FRANCISCO, May 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Q1 2017 Shopping App Installs exceeded&nb...

Airports Offer a $38 Billion Bright Spot for Retailers Facing Harsh Market Envir…

06-26-2017

Travel retail, particularly in airports, is currently a bright spot in the retail world. GlobalData’...

Toshiba Companies Join Forces for LEAD 2017 Conference in Orlando

05-02-2017

ORLANDO, Fla. (May 2, 2017) — Toshiba America Business Solutions and Toshiba G...

PlaceIQ and IRI Launch Partnership to Augment IRI's CPG & Retail Big Data Cl…

07-10-2017

NEW YORK and CHICAGO, July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- PlaceIQ, the company building a new mod...

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...

Ebates Father’s Day Survey: Electronics, Tools and Sports Tickets Top Gift Wish …

06-13-2017

SAN FRANCISCO—June 13, 2017 – Ebates, a leader and pioneer in cash back shopping and subsidiary of t...

2017 Trustwave Global Report Reveals Point-of-Sale Breaches Increase

06-20-2017

Fight Against Cybercrime Shows Both Improvements and Downsides CHICAGO – June 20, 2017 –...

The Most Patriotic Brands in America Revealed in Brand Keys Survey

06-27-2017

NEW YORK, NY June 26, 2017– The 15th annual Brand Keys, Inc. survey of iconic America...

​Leading Retailer of Men's XL Apparel Announces Launch of Mobile App with Predic…

07-20-2017

Canton, Massachusetts – July 20, 2017 – Destination XL Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: DXLG), the leading retai...

First Data Introduces Local Payments Solution to Power Cross-Border Global Comme…

06-26-2017

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The rise of global commerce is creating an increasingly borderless econom...

Restaurant Mobile App, Humrun, Selects Trevelino/Keller as Agency of Record

06-13-2017

ATLANTA, June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Humrun, a repair app that quickly connects restaurants with h...

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...

Back-to-School and Back-to-College Spending to Reach $83.6 Billion

07-13-2017

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2017 – With consumer confidence rising and more young people in school, back-to...

Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Market is expected to reach 81.9 billion …

05-22-2017

NEW YORK, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights The global customer relationship man...

National Retail Federation Names Legislator of the Year

07-19-2017

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2017 – The National Retail Federation today named Representative Mike Kelly, R-...

The Evolution of POS

05-05-2017

Guest article by Christopher Sebes, President of Heartland Commerce The Point of Sale system is arg...

SKUlocal Driving More Targeted Redemptions in Grocery Industry

05-30-2017

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- During a special grocery promotion in May an...

Sterling Payment Technologies and ExaDigm Announce Wireless EMV Solution

05-18-2017

TAMPA, FLA. (PRWEB) May 18, 2017 – Sterling Payment Technologies, a leading provider of secure payme...

Focus POS Hosts a Successful 2017 Tech Conference

05-08-2017

Focus POS Technicians Turn Out for the Educational Networking Event San Antonio, TX – May 8, 2017 ...

The Fed Hikes .25% but Chase Hikes 5.75% or 2,300% more than the Fed

06-19-2017

Some people call it the trickle-down economy, while some folks claim that it's just trickle up to Wa...

Conformance Technologies Receives ETA’s PayPal Tech Innovation Award

05-16-2017

May 16, 2017 10:12 AM Eastern Daylight Time RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Conformance Technologies®...

Florida's Potatopia Deters Underage Drinking With Intellicheck's Age ID

06-29-2017

Fast Casual Restaurant Protects Customers and Communities with Industry Leading Technology Solutio...

Drync Expands Mobile Ordering App Platform for Liquor Retailers, adds Android

06-14-2017

SOMERVILLE, Mass., June 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Drync, Inc., the mobile ordering and marketing...

Point-of-Sale Software Industry Spurs Rust Belt Rebirth

05-15-2017

BUTLER, Pa. – The point-of-sale industry not only provides a valuable technology product to thousand...

Star Micronics Releases Peripheral Support with the mPOP, Mobile Point of Purcha…

06-01-2017

Somerset, NJ – June 1, 2017 – Star Micronics, leading provider of point of sale and proof of transac...

Shuttle Announces XPC NCO3U Kaby Lake Mini Multi-Use PC for 4K Displays

05-30-2017

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., May 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shuttle Computer Group, Inc., one of the ...

BlueCart Acquires Sous, Leading Hospitality Tech Innovation

06-08-2017

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- BlueCart, Inc., a leading, cloud-...

PriceLocal Helps Shoppers Get Amazon Prices at 10,000+ New Stores Nationwide

06-14-2017

June ​13​, 2017-– Ann Arbor, MICH—Local shopping service PriceLocal has added 10,000 new stores to i...

Ten Restaurant Technology Blogs We Love

07-19-2017

By: Melinn Phifer Whether you’re an experienced restaurateur or just getting started, it is vital...

An Open Letter from Criteo to the World's Retailers and Brands

06-21-2017

NEW YORK, June 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- After 23 years, Amazon has finally made the inevitable move ...

Leading Retailers Recognized for Growth, Innovation at Aptos Engage 2017 User Co…

05-02-2017

APTOS ENGAGE 2017 – HOLLYWOOD, Fla., May 2, 2017 – Aptos, Inc., a recognized market leader in retail...

Gunnebo Showcases Intelligent Note and Coin Recycler at NRF Protect

06-07-2017

CINCINNATI, OH (June 7, 2017) – Gunnebo US, a sales company of The Gunnebo Group and leadi...

Rambus Teams with Google, Interac on Android Pay in Canada

06-05-2017

SUNNYVALE, CA, June 5, 2017 – Today Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS) announc...

Android Pay is Now Live in Canada with Mastercard Hub

05-31-2017

Toronto, ON – May 31, 2017 – Today, Google confirmed that Android Pay, enabling contactless mobile p...

SMKG Completes 3rd Tranche of Investment with Primeline HK Ltd

06-08-2017

NEW YORK, June 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - SmartCard Marketing Systems, Inc. (OTC: SMK...

Quotient Helps Obtain Patent Win for Retailers

05-25-2017

May 25, 2017 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The United Stat...

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

05-17-2017

LOS GATOS, CA – (May 16, 2017) – BrightSign, LLC®, the global market leader in digital signage media...