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  1. The 2016 Outlook For Digital Wallets
    1/25/2016

    Will 2016 be the year consumers ditch their card-carrying wallets for the digital variety? Will it usher in a trend of merchants adopting NFC (near field communication) technology to process mobile wallet payment transactions? It’s a payment solution several years in the making, but many indicators point to 2016 as the year mobile wallets finally turn that corner in the payments integration landscape.

  2. Help Your Clients Avoid 3 Costly Card-Not-Present Transaction Mistakes
    1/6/2016

    Industry statistics confirm that state-of-the-art technology is a company’s only formidable defense against data attacks. Unfortunately, most attacks target small and mid-sized businesses, which are often targeted due to assumed lower security.

  3. 3 Mobile Payments Trends To Watch For In 2016
    12/21/2015

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

  4. How Big Data Works For Hospitality
    12/17/2015

    Predictive analytics eliminate the guesswork from staff scheduling.

  5. Looking Ahead: Top 3 POS Trends For 2016
    12/15/2015

    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.

  6. 7 EMV Predictions For 2016
    12/14/2015

    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. 10 Retail Trends To Watch
    12/10/2015

    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.

  8. 15 Important Steps To Opening A Restaurant
    12/9/2015

    Bematech provides a checklist of 15 steps you can share with your hospitality IT clients opening a restaurant. the list includes deciding on a concept, selecting a location, naming the restaurant, establishing a business plan, and applying for funding.

  9. The Ultimate Guide To Understanding EMV
    12/9/2015

    Today, electronic payments represent a significant percentage of transactions for even the smallest retail and restaurant operations. The U.S payment industry is undergoing one of the biggest changes in the past 40 years: EMV, a set of global standards for electronic payments, including specifications for point of sale hardware, software, and systems, as well as the payment cards themselves.

  10. Mobile Payments: Simplifying Security For ISVs
    12/7/2015

    As mobile payments go mainstream, ISVs have a unique opportunity to capitalize — provided they can assure the security of the mobile payments infrastructure. Understanding the use cases for mobile payments before building the secure mechanics that drive them is the key to cashing in on mobile payments mayhem.