EPoS (Electronic Point of Sale) Technology News

EPOS or Electronic Point of Sale software is found in the majority of retail businesses. An EPOS system generally consists of a VDU (Visual Display Unit) and a PC and the system may also include additional equipment such as a scanner or a printer, depending on the requirements of the business. A traditional EPoS system is where the software is deployed locally on the till hardware and is generally found at the 'checkout' of a business, but can be linked to other terminals in the 'back' of the business and can even be linked to the business' website. 

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Ergonomic Solutions and Primelco Systems Device AG sign distribution agreement as The Space Programme further extends its footprint in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

Ergonomic Solutions and Primelco Systems Device AG sign distribution agreement as The Space Programme further extends its footprint in Switzerland and Liechtenstein.

Ergonomic Solutions has announced that it had signed a distribution agreement with Primelco Systems Device AG, distributor of end-to-end POS, payment and data capture solutions, which specialises in the retail sectors of wholesale, logistics and food.

Ergonomic Solutions aids innovation and customer experience in a range of retail environments

Ergonomic Solutions aids innovation and customer experience in a range of retail environments

VIP have been shortlisted for three categories in the respected Field Marketing and Brand Experience Magazine and Awards (FMBE) for their innovative integration, in the field data and providing 'an immersive event' for customers.

Global POS brand Posiflex launches new top-of-the-range mobile solution for retail and hospitality

Global POS brand Posiflex launches new top-of-the-range mobile solution for retail and hospitality

Posiflex Technology, Inc., a global brand in the design and manufacture of POS solutions, has announced the launch of its upgraded top-of-the-range POS system, model MT-4308W.

Payment Wallet Support app innovation wins Ingenico UK App Challenge 2016

Payment Wallet Support app innovation wins Ingenico UK App Challenge 2016

Ingenico Group, the seamless payment solutions provider, has announced the winner of its 2016 Telium TETRA App Challenge. Participants in the challenge were asked to submit HTML5 application ideas to reinvent convenience at the point of sale.

Ergonomic Solutions expands footprint in Middle East through distribution agreement with Almoe Digital Solutions

Ergonomic Solutions expands footprint in Middle East through distribution agreement with Almoe Digital Solutions

Ergonomic Solutions has signed a distribution agreement with Almoe Digital Solutions to act as its qualified distribution partner for the Middle East region.

ebizmarts brings 40% growth to Mothercare international omnichannel experience

ebizmarts brings 40% growth to Mothercare international omnichannel experience

ebizmarts, the POS provider for the Magento retail ecosystem, has released its new case study with multinational franchise Mothercare, a global retailer for parents and young children.

All sewn up: Box Technologies supports PoS refresh in Cath Kidston’s London flagship

All sewn up: Box Technologies supports PoS refresh in Cath Kidston’s London flagship

Cath Kidston, the modern vintage lifestyle brand, has upgraded its Point of Sale (PoS) system in its London flagship store, with a solution from leading customer engagement technology provider, Box Technologies.

Retail technology veteran joins OneView Commerce to help retailers bridge gap between omnichannel strategy and transformation

Retail technology veteran joins OneView Commerce to help retailers bridge gap between omnichannel strategy and transformation

OneView Commerce, the company that facilitates digital transformation in the store, has announced that Daniel Burch has accepted the position of Director of Strategy Transformation, based in OneView's London office.

Excess Baggage chooses Omnico and eBECS to create a seamless retail experience across its global locations

Excess Baggage chooses Omnico and eBECS to create a seamless retail experience across its global locations

Omnico has entered into a strategic partnership with eBECS, a specialist in total Microsoft Business Solutions, to install a single integrated and unified Point-of-Sale (PoS) system in Excess Baggage stores.

Contactless POS terminal retail transactions to approach $500 billion by 2017, driven by card purchases

Contactless POS terminal retail transactions to approach $500 billion by 2017, driven by card purchases

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the global value of contactless POS (point of sale) terminal transactions, conducted in-store via cards, mobile and wearables, will approach $500 billion annually by 2017; this is up from an estimated $321 billion this year.

By linking the EPOS system to the business' website, customers are provided with real-time information regarding stock, through the use of automatic stock control. Links to other terminals within the shop results in greater control over the business as a whole. Extended retail EPoS software facilities include instant messaging direct to point of sale, time and attendance management, a central document sharing facility, and cash/safe management. .Cloud based EPOS means retailers access it via the internet giving retailers real time access.