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  1. Gap Launches @GapKids Social Channels
    8/19/2014

    Gap recently launched an engaging contest, GapKids Class of 2014, welcoming parents to share their favorite photos of their children through social media for the chance to appear in store windows representing the brand in 2015, making it the sixth year of its Casting Call program.

  2. Ingenico Group, FreedomPay And ScanSource Consortium Power The First PCI-Certified P2PE And EMV Payment Solution In North America
    8/19/2014

    Ingenico Group, global leader in seamless payment, has joined with FreedomPay, a state-of-the-art commerce platform and payment processor, and ScanSource, Inc., the leading international value-added distributor of specialty technology products, to release the first Payment Card Industry (PCI)-certified, fully-functional, point-to-point encryption (P2PE) payment solution in North America.

  3. Self-Service Coin Counters Contribute To High Quality In-Store Experience For Customers, Boost Profitability For Grocers
    8/19/2014

    In order to diversify themselves in a highly competitive market, today’s grocers must offer value-added services that enhance their customers’ in-store experience.

  4. FreedomPay Announces North America’s First Fully-Functional, PCI Certified P2PE Technology For Merchants
    8/19/2014

    FreedomPay, creator of the world’s most innovative commerce platform, unveiled North America’s first PCI certified fully-functional, point-to-point encryption (P2PE) payment technology as part of its cloud-based FreedomPay Commerce Platform.

  5. Nearly Half Of Top 100 Retailers Testing Beacons In 2014
    8/18/2014

    As smartphone adoption and capabilities continue to expand, new innovative marketing techniques are beginning to emerge, including the integration of beacons in retail locations—the cost-friendly, in-store “GPS” network directs each smartphone user to personalized recommendations and notifications inside brick and mortar stores, enhancing the shopping experience and creating growth of in-store traffic and sales.

  6. Barnes & Noble, Google Partner For Same-Day Shipping
    8/18/2014

    Barnes and Noble, a popular book and media retailer, announced it has entered into a partnership with Google. Google recently added the company to the offerings on Google Shopping Express, a same-day shipping service allowing consumers to shop for goods locally and have them delivered to their door. The offering is a unique partnership of brick-and-mortar stores from a consumer's local area.

  7. CVS Caremark Faces Tobacco Refusal Reality
    8/18/2014

    In February 2014, CVS Caremark announced it would cease selling cigarettes and tobacco products in its stores. Now, in August, the effects of their decision have come to light. The company's latest earning report shows a loss of $2 billion dollars in the wake of the tobacco removal. CVS Caremark stores are allowed to sell tobacco products until October, and some analysts report a portion of the lost revenue may be from stores who are not replenishing their sold cigarettes.

  8. Datalogic Announces The QuickScan QBT2400 And QM2400 Entry Level Cordless 2D Area Imagers
    8/18/2014

    Datalogic , a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation markets, is proud to announce the availability of the QuickScan QBT2400 and QM2400 cordless imagers the latest additions to the popular QuickScan 2D imager line of general purpose handheld scanners.

  9. a2b Fulfillment Expands Climate Control
    8/18/2014

    a2b Fulfillment, a third-party logistics provider with a specialty in consumer-direct order fulfillment and customer service, announces an additional expansion of climate controlled warehouse space at the Greensboro, GA location.

  10. Goodness Me! Natural Food Markets To Deploy Symphony EYC G.O.L.D.
    8/18/2014

    Symphony EYC, a global leader in delivering ROI for retailers, manufacturers, and wholesalers using customer insights to drive execution, recently announced that Goodness Me!, a chain of Natural Food Markets based in Hamilton, Ontario, is deploying the Symphony EYC G.O.L.D. retail solution to support its rapid growth.

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