Global POS Software 2018, the new study by strategic research and consulting firm RBR, shows 3.4 million installations at major grocery, convenience and drugstore retailers as of June 2018. This makes the combined Grocery+ segment larger than General Merchandise and Hospitality+.
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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A new digital shelf edge display has been launched by Selectronic. Called ‘Edge’, the product is claimed to be ideally suited for retail POS applications. It allows retailers to make dynamic changes to product shelves and key merchandising areas in a matter of seconds.
Dec 20, 2018 Comments (0)
by Patrick Vernon, freelance writer.
In the era of Big Data, and the need for organizations to make best use of the mountains of raw information being generated constantly through interactions with potential and actual customers, retail businesses are in a position to use this data to run a more efficient business and serve their customers better than ever.
Oct 30, 2018 Comments (0)
Nisyst, the Bolton-based multi-award-winning developer of charity retail ePoS software (electronic point of sale) CHARiot, has launched a series of new software modules designed to help charity retailers extend and grow their marketplace easily and while also making their internal processes easier and more resource efficient.
Oct 23, 2018 Comments (0)
Research published by RS2 examines the payment landscape across a number of global markets, and finds that proliferating payment channels and the expectations of consumers and merchants has made payment service processing increasingly complex.
Oct 15, 2018 Comments (0)
A ‘Mobile Choice Consumer Awards winner’ for Best Repair Service, retail brand TechHouse, which currently operates online and through four stores in greater London, has upgraded to Futura’s real-time EPoS and HO retail management system.
Oct 15, 2018 Comments (0)
Over half (53%) of UK retail staff feel unable to provide good levels of customer service as a result of understaffing, a survey by retail IT consultancy and technology firm REPL Group has revealed.
Aug 28, 2018 Comments (0)
Latest research on the global EPOS market shows surge in activity as leading retailers refresh their point-of-sale technology
Aug 02, 2018 Comments (0)
The Sewing Studio finds a solution to bridge the online and brick-and-mortar divide
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With the growth of card sales and proliferation of mobile EPOS card terminals, the opportunity for hackers to launch a cyberattack is dramatically increased, says Vodat International, the network security provider to the retail industry.
EPOS or Electronic Point of Sale
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.