In the past five years, the point-of-sale (POS) terminal landscape has changed significantly. Prior to the launch and mass consumer adoption of smartphones, merchants relied exclusively on legacy POS systems for consumer checkout, but in the years since, new technologies and devices have empowered both consumers and merchants to handle payments at checkout differently.
This Mercator Advisory Group Research Brief sponsored by Merchant Warehouse provides an overview of the three technologies that are impacting the POS landscape today and identifies some of the leading players already replacing or upgrading their POS terminals to reflect the changing environment. This brief also examines alternative players and technologies that could impact the POS landscape in the not too distant future.
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