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2014-08-01 12:29:10

LONDON, August 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First came showrooming (examining items in-store and price shopping online), and then came webrooming (researching online and buying in-store). UK-based e-commerce Agency, RedSnapper [http://www.redsnapper.net ], has recently uncovered a new trend in online consumer behaviour - Boomerooming. Boomerooming is the process of researching products online, visiting a physical store to see/feel/touch/try a product in the flesh and find...

2014-07-31 23:19:47

http://www.cashdrawer.com APG announces the release of the Stratis Integration System for retailers who are installing mobile and/or thin tablet point of sale applications. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 APG Cash Drawer, LLC, worldwide manufacturer of mobile cash drawer solutions and other POS related products, announces the release of the Stratis Integration System. APG’s Stratis Integration System is designed for retailers who are installing mobile and/or thin tablet point of...

2014-07-31 12:26:40

With built-in loyalty and other premium features, MyCheck enables a "wow" customer experience NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MyCheck, the leading checkout technology for restaurants and other businesses across four major markets worldwide, announced a complete integration into POSitouch point-of-sale software for quick service and full service restaurants. The MyCheck install onto POSitouch systems is done remotely and simply involves the implementation of a button...

2014-07-29 08:38:34

LONDON, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Almost half (48%) of UK online shoppers have made an online purchase with a retailer based outside the UK, according to the latest eCustomerServiceIndex (eCSI) results from eDigitalResearch [http://www.edigitalresearch.com ] and IMRG [http://www.imrg.org ]. Results suggest that price and availability are driving cross-border shopping amongst UK online consumers. 60% of the respondents who have shopped cross border said that they...

2014-07-29 08:27:19

New Back to School Shopping Survey from FatWallet.com reveals that 88% of parents plan to spend as much or more this year. BELOIT, Wis., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FatWallet.com, where millions of savvy shoppers share coupons and earn cash back at over 1,500 stores, announced results of its 2014 Back to School Survey (*TNS Global) which reveals what parents plan to buy and how much they'll spend this year. Parents also share views on whether students need to have their own tech products...

2014-07-28 23:10:07

http://www.cashdrawer.com APG to Exhibit Mobile Solutions and a New Line of All-White Cash Drawers at the 2014 RSPA RetailNOW Convention Minnepolis, MN (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 APG Cash Drawer, LLC, worldwide manufacturer of mobile cash drawer solutions and other POS related products, will be exhibiting at the RSPA RetailNOW Convention. The trade show will take place at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, FL from August 3rd-6th. APG will be showcasing their mobile cash...

2014-07-28 13:08:49

USC Marshall School of Business Marshall professor's research shows Craigslist's impact on Ticketmaster Scalping gets a bad rap. For years, artists and concert promoters have stigmatized ticket resale as a practice that unfairly hurts their own sales and forces fans to pay exorbitant prices for tickets to sold-out concerts. But is that always true? A new study by Victor Bennett, assistant professor of management and organization at the USC Marshall School of Business, along with...

2014-07-28 08:27:23

Wide-scale deployment to enhance shopping experience for customers BOSTON and TORONTO, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HBC Department Store Group is deploying the Swirl in-store beacon marketing platform to deliver digital experiences to consumers' smartphones while they shop in the company's department stores in Canada and the US. Using beacons installed in merchandising areas throughout its stores, Hudson's Bay and Lord & Taylor will automatically deliver branded content and...

2014-07-25 12:27:37

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Electronic Article Surveillance (EAS) Systems Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 EAS products include EAS systems and EAS tags. An EAS tag is a security product used by retailers to prevent shoplifting in retail stores or pilferage of books from libraries. EAS tags are fixed to merchandise or books and are removed or deactivated by...

2014-07-24 12:31:20

ENFIELD, N.H., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Retail Control Systems (RCS), a leading point-of-sale solutions provider for retailers, is pleased to announce that The Cupboard located in Fort Collins, CO has successfully automated its store with its NCR Counterpoint complete retail management solution. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140723/129953 Carey and Jim Hewitt are the co-owners and father and son team of The Cupboard, a kitchen specialty merchandise store. Prior to...


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2010-10-04 17:35:10

A cash register is a device for calculating and recording sales transactions. A cash drawer for storing cash is attached and the register usually prints a receipt. Cash registers were first invented in order to deter employee theft and embezzlement. It is theorized that odd prices such as 49 and 99 cents came about so that it was almost guaranteed the cashier would have to provide a penny in change and therefore announce the sale. Most of the time the drawer could only be opened after a sale,...

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