POS Executive Commentary

  1. Mobile Payments: Closing The Gap Between Awareness And Adoption In 2016

    Industry forecasts about mobile payments all basically point to the same conclusion — mobile payments adoption is going to increase in 2016, and for the next several years.

  2. 3 Mobile Payments Trends To Watch For In 2016

    With greater use of mobile payments comes better loyalty programs, more order-ahead apps and sustainable security.

  3. How Big Data Works For Hospitality

    Predictive analytics eliminate the guesswork from staff scheduling.

  4. Looking Ahead: Top 3 POS Trends For 2016

    It's time to look ahead to what 2016 will bring to the payments industry. Technology constantly evolves in response to new innovations and consumer behaviors, and POS technology is no exception.

  5. EMV Predictions For 2016: Chip Cards Will Lead To Record Increase In Online Fraud

    Based on the EMV experience in Europe, U.S. card not present (CNP) retail should act now to brace for an onslaught of fraud as EMV chip card technology becomes more widely adopted, greatly reducing the number of opportunities for in-person fraud and forcing thieves to focus their efforts online.

  6. 7 EMV Predictions For 2016

    The deadline for transitioning to EMV has come and gone. And with that, new opportunities and challenges abound. Here are a few predictions for EMV in 2016.

  7. What’s In Store For Point Of Sale In 2016?

    2015 proved to be an exciting year for the point-of-sale market with the looming EMV deadline and the increased interest in the managed services side of the business. 2016 promises to build on that excitement.  Paul Constantine, president of ScanSource POS and Barcode, shares a few predictions for 2016.

  8. The Top IP Video Trends (Or Challenges) Of The 2015 Holiday Season

    Many retailers are taking time to evaluate their surveillance systems to figure out how they can become more efficient and more secure: Essentially, do more with less, and leverage the intelligent capability afforded through technology today. 

  9. 10 Retail Trends To Watch

    If there is a single, defining issue for the 2015 holiday shopping season, it’s whether retailers were able to provide a more cohesive shopping experience regardless of channels. Here are the major trends reshaping retail that resellers should pay close attention to, and which will be on the minds of your customer base in the weeks and months ahead.

  10. Top 7 Predictions For SMB Cloud POS In 2016

    As SMBs look for faster and easier access to social and mobile analytics and more processing power and storage, cloud adoption has boomed. According to The SMB Group, cloud is the new IT infrastructure for SMBs, with 92 percent using at least one cloud business solution and 87 percent using at least one cloud infrastructure solution.