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Tips On EMV Conversion
We recently caught up with Catherine Johnston, president & CEO at ACT Canada, about EMV conversion. She addresses our questions about the evolution of the POS and what’s in store for retailers adopting EMV.
1 - When your payment processor forces you to use their own or a specific POS or terminal system, that may not be your ideal choice.
Columbia Sportswear Company is a leader in the global outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment markets, earning an international reputation for innovation, quality and performance. As a forward-thinking company, Columbia wanted to ensure the highest level of service and security for their customers in all retail store locations. They desired a payment solution that was proven, reliable and scalable.
If you own a brick-and-mortar retail business and cringe whenever you witness customers wielding smartphones, you might want to rethink things a little. We've all heard horror stories about people visiting local businesses, scoping out the merchandise and then using their smartphones to find the same items online for much cheaper.
Retailers face a dynamic environment with many changes and challenges. in the hands of consumers and sales associates, mobility is a powerful driving force. To assess retailers’ progress with mobile technology, and to help determine go-forward plans, motion computing sponsored a survey that was conducted by Retail TouchPoints.
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Are You Maximizing Your Mobile Potential?
Mobility is making a huge impact on how retailers deal with everything from inventory visibility to customer experience — with the ultimate goal of increased sales.
PCI Concerns Drive Rooms To Go To Deploy New Payment Terminals
The independent furniture retailer replaced its payment terminals chain-wide to capitalize on the latest encryption and tokenization technology.
Where Does The Mobile Wallet Go From Here?
As smartphones continue their march toward all-out indispensability, the mobile wallet concept has gone from far-fetched idea to rapid-growth reality.
The Mobile Retail Associate: 4 Best Bets And Best Practices For 2013
The need to arm associates with mobile devices is well-defined. The applications, hardware, and networks are market-ready. Now we face the biggest challenge: the systemic and operational change necessary to make it all work.
American Apparel Online Sales Jump 43%
American Apparel’s online sales are up 43% with the implementation of a new e-commerce solution.
Mercury’s Accelerated Funding solution provides a faster way for you to get your money from payment processing transactions.
Secure POS Transport
As a merchant, you need fast, secure and reliable connections to credit card processors. EarthLink’s Direct Connect service gives you the advantage of private connections to leading payment processing vendors such as First Data, Chase Paymentech and American Express.
PAYware Mobile Enterprise
PAYware Mobile Enterprise pairs your Apple iPod touch® or iPad® with VeriFone’s card encryption reader for on-the-spot sales. This sleek, battery-powered handheld device supports all forms of payment technology and the highest levels of data security.
FreedomPay Announces North America’s First Fully-Functional, PCI Certified P2PE Technology For Merchants
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.
Bindo Reduces Credit Card Fraud With Rollout Of EMV Chip Reader
Bindo, a leading retail technology company that aims to close the gap between selling offline and online for retail store owners, recently announced the launch of a mobile EMV credit card reader for its cloud-based iPad point-of-sale (POS) system.
Paytronix Adds Four More POS Integrations To Accelerate Rewards Program Implementations
Paytronix Systems, Inc., a leading provider of reward program solutions to restaurants and retailers, recently announced that it has expanded its rewards platform with integrations to four additional POS systems, including Par Pixel Point, Digital Dining, tablet-based NorthStar, and the new VeriFone Evolution VX520 terminal.
Globally, 1 In 4 Consumers Victimized By Card Fraud
A global fraud study of more than 6,100 consumers across 20 countries revealed that one in four consumers is a victim of card fraud in the last five years.
Alliance Data To Launch Credit Card Program For Good Sam Enterprises, World's Largest RV Membership And Retail Organization
Alliance Data Systems Corporation, a leading global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions, recently announced its Retail Services business, which manages more than 130 private label and co-brand credit programs, has signed a long-term agreement to provide co-brand credit card services for Good Sam Enterprises.
PAYMENT PROCESSING MULTIMEDIA
Mobile Payments — How Can Retailers Juggle All Of The Options?
Payments in retail are undergoing one of the largest shifts in history, with the impending move to EMV chip-and-pin and the rise of mobile payments. Here, Bob Johns, editor with Integrated Solutions For Retailers, talks with Erik Vlugt, Vice President of Product Marketing at VeriFone, to discuss the rapidly changing world of payments in retail, the impact of mobility, and the challenges retailers face as they try to implement for today and the future.
Tutti Frutti Beta Tests e-Wallet Without NFC Instead of waiting for NFC (near field communication) technology to become viable, this specialty frozen yogurt retailer is testing a virtual terminal-based mobile payment solution that it plans to roll out this Fall. Check out this video to see how the solution works.