POS Industry News

  1. Elavon Helps Protect Businesses And Cardholders From Fraud, Outpaces Industry Average For EMV Adoption

    Just four months after the EMV liability shift took place, MasterCard reports that Elavon, a leading global payments provider and subsidiary of U.S.

  2. Mercury And Element Are Now Vantiv Integrated Payments

    Vantiv, Inc. announced recently that Mercury Payment Systems, a leading provider of payments technology and services for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), and Element Payment Services, a recognized leader in PCI compliant payment processing solutions, will now become Vantiv Integrated Payments.

  3. Keynote Speakers Announced For 2016 Smart Card Alliance Payments Summit

    Coming to Orlando, Florida in April, the newly located and expanded version of the 2016 Smart Card Alliance Payments Summit will bring together executives from EMV payments, mobile payments, transportation payments, and FinTech to answer some of the leading questions in the industry: What’s next for the U.S.

  4. Product Launches At Action Systems, Inc. 2016 Reseller Conference Are A Huge Success

    Action Systems, Inc. (ASI), a POS software developer, recently held its 15th annual Resellers Conference at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort in Orlando, Florida from January 14-16, 2016. Over 170 of ASI’s resellers, suppliers and sponsors attended this event.

  5. 2016 Retail Realm Partner & User Conference Kicks Off August 21 In Las Vegas

    Retail Realm, a multinational retail-centric software developer and distributor, announced that it will hold its annual ‘Retail Realm Partner & User Conference’ August 21 – August 23 at the Four Seasons hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. At this year’s 3-day conference, software partners, resellers, VARs, ISVs and hardware providers around the world will learn about the future of retail technology, including the latest product developments, tools and supportive platforms.

  6. Star Cloud Services Launches Receipt Flip, First Two-Sided, Color Digital Receipt Option For Small Businesses

    Star Cloud Services, a subsidiary of leading receipt printer manufacturer Star Micronics, announced recently the launch of Receipt Flip, the first two-sided, color digital receipt option for Small Businesses.

  7. Focus POS Partners With Mercury Payment Systems To Offer EMV Solution

    Focus POS, a leading provider of restaurant point of sale software, has announced a partnership with Mercury Payment Systems, a Vantiv company, that will provide customers with a comprehensive payment processing solution. This solution includes EMV and end-to-end encryption (E2E), as well as NFC and tokenization capabilities needed for Apple Pay and other mobile wallets.

  8. RSPA Launches New Website

    New interactive page allows users to visualize the point of sale ecosystem.

  9. TSYS To Acquire TransFirst To Establish Leadership Position In Merchant Solutions

    TSYS, a leading global payment solutions provider, recently announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vista Equity Partners to acquire TransFirst, a Vista portfolio company and leading U.S. merchant solutions provider, in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $2.35B.

  10. Star Micronics Releases PassPRNT, Print Data Relaying Application

    Star Micronics, the leader of the POS and mPOS technology industry, introduces PassPRNT, the latest printing application for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch and compatible with Star printers.