White Papers & Case Studies

  1. The Value Of A Payment Gateway
    2/24/2014

    There’s no way around it. No matter what size your business is or what industry you work in, if you accept credit cards, keeping up with the latest requirements is difficult at best. Credit card security has become an even greater challenge for merchants with the advent of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard put forth by The PCI Security Standards Council.

  2. Bar & Grill Streamlines Operations And Provides Excellent Support With New POS Solution
    2/24/2014

    Harbortouch has helped this popular restaurant streamline operations while providing excellent support along the way.

  3. Sports Bar Improves Efficiencey With POS Solution
    2/24/2014

    Harbortouch has helped the owner of Rivals Sports Bar & Nightclub run his business more efficiently.

  4. The Basics Of POS As A Service (POSaaS)
    2/4/2014

    POSaaS opens up new markets and new revenue streams for you. It also opens up new opportunities for startup and small restaurant prospects whose cash flow or caution stops them from licensing Maitre’D. Presented to the right prospects, it turns unqualified prospects into very qualified opportunities.

  5. Mobile Payments - Developing A Mobile Commerce Strategy In Uncertain Times
    2/3/2014

    For years, mobile payments have been described as the “future of the payments industry.” Industry observers have detailed the intelligence of the mobile device, the security of NFC, the effectiveness of cloud-based solutions, as well as dozens of other mobile payment solutions, and the advantages they provide.

  6. Payment Technologies: Analysis And Guidance For Merchants
    2/3/2014

    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.

  7. Payment Security And The SMB: Fifth Annual Survey
    2/3/2014

    It’s time for a fresh perspective on payment security and the SMB. Nothing in the American marketplace is more diverse than the Level 4 merchant group. Representing 98% of all U.S. retailers and primarily comprised of small to mid-sized businesses (SMBs), merchants in this card-brand-defined group number in the millions.

  8. Free POS Helps Pad VAR's Wallet
    2/3/2014

    You don't have to be a retail IT VAR to see that restaurants go in and out of business all the time. Many smart VARs use this to their advantage. Such was the case with Gary Hayes, owner of GH Computer Enterprises, who was driving through a section of Chicago when he noticed a new “coming soon” sign on the door of a restaurant that recently went out of business.

  9. POS Of Michigan Sees Business Soar With Harbortouch Free POS Program
    1/29/2014

    Ted Kramer, VP of Sales and Marketing at POS of Michigan, has been selling POS equipment throughout Michigan's Lower Peninsula since 1970. However, Kramer has never been more excited about the prospects of his business as he is now. After running his own hospitality technology and services company for two decades, Kramer founded POS of Michigan in 2011 with his younger brother, Christopher, and Aaron Hamp,previously the founder of an IT/ATV managed services company.

  10. How To Link Cash Drawer And Connectivity Options To Business Goals
    1/21/2014

    Now that point of sale (POS) solutions no longer have to depend on PCs to operate, businesses have a wide range of options to set up their systems. Retailers, restaurateurs and hospitality operators can take advantage of standalone IP- enabled components to choose whatever configuration best suits their business objectives and customer needs.