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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Star Micronics launches SteadyLAN for iOS to provide reliable network access for iPad POS

Star Micronics launches SteadyLAN for iOS to provide  reliable network access for iPad POS

Star Micronics, the manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, as introduced SteadyLAN, claimed to be an industry-first solution designed to provide power and network access to iPad POS through one Lightning cable connection.

Technology integration: The vital centrepiece at the heart of great customer engagement

Technology integration: The vital centrepiece at the heart of great customer engagement

With retail no longer limited to the sales floor, retailers recognise that each interaction is now much more than a transaction. The traditional checkout remains important, of course, but customers expect fast, easy, personalised service – regardless of location, device or platform – at every touchpoint.

CashComplete to Demonstrate Unified Cash Management Process at EuroShop 2020

CashComplete to Demonstrate Unified Cash Management Process at EuroShop 2020

SUZOHAPP – a global market leader of software and hardware payment management solutions – will be exhibiting at EuroShop, the world’s largest retail trade fair from February 16-20 in Dusseldorf, Germany.On display at booth #6A75 will be the market leading CashComplete™ line of payment management solutions.

Hidden Talents uncovers innovation, collaboration and integrations to support its growth with Epos Now

Hidden Talents uncovers innovation, collaboration and integrations to support its growth with Epos Now

Hidden Talents, a branding and communications agency based in Holt, Norfolk, specialises in providing brands with the tools they need to grow and thrive within the hospitality and online retail sector.

Contactless payment transactions to reach US$6 trillion globally by 2024, fuelled by increased card use

Contactless payment transactions to reach US$6 trillion globally by 2024, fuelled by increased card use

New data from Juniper Research forecasts that global contactless transaction values will reach nearly $6 trillion in 2024, up from $2 trillion in 2020. It found that this increase will be driven by significant growth in OEM Pay and contactless card transaction values, especially in the US.

58% of Food Operators to go Self-Serve as Brits Get the Taste for Kiosk Ordering

58% of Food Operators to go Self-Serve as Brits Get the Taste for Kiosk Ordering

Within the next twelve months, kiosks will be mainstream in the UK quick service restaurants (QSR), fast food and the casual dining market, according to the first UK research into consumer views and hospitality sector plans.

Eurostop achieves French fiscalisation certification for its retail POS software

Eurostop achieves French fiscalisation certification for its retail POS software

Eurostop has achieved certification for its retail POS software, e-pos touch, to comply with French fiscalisation laws. As a result of the certification awarded by INFOCERT, the largest certification authority in Europe, retailers using Eurostop’s software will be able to trade in France and show the tax authorities that they comply with the French tax law.

Radius Payment Solutions acquires Reliance IP Networks

Radius Payment Solutions acquires Reliance IP Networks

Radius Payment Solutions has announced the acquisition of Macclesfield based business telecoms provider, Reliance Networks, marking its seventh deal in seven weeks.Established in 2009, Reliance Networks are a service focused company specialising in the design, installation and support of leading-edge communications solutions.

Discover remains the most widely accepted card scheme worldwide

Discover remains the most widely accepted card scheme worldwide

The influence of China on global card acceptance is shown by the fact that Discover is accepted at more outlets than Visa and Mastercard as a result of agreements with UnionPay and other schemes

Independent designer fashion retailer Zee & Co grows business with Eurostop retail systems

Independent designer fashion retailer Zee & Co grows business with Eurostop retail systems

Successful family-owned business renowned for bringing designer fashion to the high street streamlines fulfilment in newly expanded warehouse operations with Eurostop solution

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.

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