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Three Mobile Payment Trends for 2017

There’s no question about it: Mobile payments have moved into the mainstream as retailers and foodservice operators add mobile point of sale (mPOS) technology in an effort to improve customer service efficiencies, foster customer engagement, conserve costs, and more. The mobile payment arena continues to evolve, with three mobile payment trends emerging or becoming stronger…

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How Using an Industrial Tablet Solution Benefits Manufacturers

An increasing number of manufacturers are leveraging tablets to streamline processes and boost accuracy and efficiency. While mobility provides many benefits, it’s important to select the best device for use in your operations. Manufacturers should choose industrial-grade devices to make sure they are getting the most out of their technology investments. Industrial-grade tablets provide: Enhanced…

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3 Ways Mobile POS Systems Enable Greater Customer Experiences

Mobile POS systems are the future of restaurant payment systems. Tablet-based systems are being widely adopted in counter-service restaurant segments, and they’re now coming into the casual, sit-down restaurant segments as well. They work well in the counter-service setting, freeing up precious counter space and offering the ability to swivel the system around for the…

Four Benefits Tablet POS Brings to Restaurants

Four Benefits Tablet POS Brings to Restaurants

The practice of using tablets to bolster business has gained considerable ground in many markets—with the restaurant sector topping the list as tablet POS implementation becomes increasingly common. Here are four ways restaurants can benefit from tablet POS adoption: 1. Line-busting:  With a tablet POS solution in place, quick-service restaurants can assign “roving employees” to…

Why Restaurants Should Use Mobile POS

Why Restaurants Mobile POS

Why Restaurants Should Use Mobile POS Retailers are not the only ones adopting mobile POS technology in larger numbers. Restaurants, too, are fast moving into mobile POS, yielding them an expanded roster of capabilities and big benefits as a result. With mobile POS, dining establishments can: 1. Service outside seating areas. Many restaurateurs are adding…

Is an iPad POS System Rugged Enough for Restaurants?

Rugged iPad POS for Resaurants

Is an iPad POS System Rugged Enough for Restaurants? Many restaurant operators have, in recent years, considered replacing or augmenting their traditional POS system with an iPad POS system. However, given that the iPad is a consumer-grade device, is an iPad POS system really suitable—in other words, rugged enough—for deployment in a restaurant environment? The…

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Alternatives to iPAD POS

Are There Any iPad POS Alternatives? Like many retailers and foodservice operators, you’ve probably considered the idea of using iPad POS hardware to introduce a mobile POS component in your business as a substitute for, or addition to, your traditional fixed POS system. However, just because you’re familiar and comfortable with the product based on…

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Windows Tablet POS: Three Must Have “Add-ons”

Tablet POS—including Windows tablet POS systems—continues to make waves as increasing numbers of retailers deploy the technology to replace or supplement traditional POS hardware. However, getting the most from a Windows tablet POS configuration necessitates ensuring that you have three critical “add-ons,” including: Integrated magnetic stripe reader. Instead of functioning as a separate peripheral, an…

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The Top 3 Benefits of Mobile POS in Retail

The threat of an e-commerce takeover has retailers everywhere shaking in their boots. They’re thinking, “What can we offer that the internet can’t?” In response to the phenomenon, smart retailers are doing everything in their power to improve the in-store experience. They know that consumers aren’t drawn to their brick-and-mortar stores for the prices or…