In Hospitality News this week, Google Wallet payments can only be made on a device that supports HCE. Also, both full-service and quick-service restaurants can benefit from smartphone technology, and quick-service spending increased in March. Also, a recent survey showed that free Wi-Fi is the top demand for travelers, and European hotels are responding to that need.
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Profit From Innovative Payment Partnering
Helping Our Sales Partners Succeed Through Integrated Payment Solutions
Partner With Sterling To Grow Your Portfolio And Profits
Sterling Payment Technologies has enjoyed a long history of working with POS resellers and has found that many of our partners are busy selling and servicing systems and may not have the time or resources to devote to marketing their business. That’s where we come in. We do the heavy lifting for our partners by offering professional marketing services to help grow their business along with flexible financial programs to make it easier for merchants to buy their POS equipment and services.
Unlimited Sales Opportunities With Maitre’D POS
<p>Our feature-rich and highly customizable POS solutions translate into higher sales for VARs.</p>
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Lessons Learned From The Latest Data Breaches
The recent highly publicized data breaches at prominent retailers, smack in the midst of the holiday shopping season, teaches the lesson that building a cyber moat around the enterprise is not enough. The data itself needs to be secured, adding a potent layer of security that will defeat most attempts to monetize stolen data.
How VARs Can Help Restaurants Meet Changing Consumer Demand
Consumers are beginning to expect restaurants to integrate technology that improves their ordering and dining experience. This expectation has led restaurants to actively seek out technology solutions that can improve the customer experience while also improving their business operations.
10 Ways Mobile POS Impacts Restaurant Revenue and Customer Experience
Restaurants have led the way in adopting mobile tablet-based point of sale (POS) systems. Twenty eight percent of restaurants have gone mobile, and of those that have not made the switch, nearly 70 percent are making mobile their top priority. Restaurant owners understand mobile POS systems have tangible impacts on restaurant revenue and intangible, positive impacts on the customer experience. When owners are intimately familiar with restaurant profit margins being in the 3 to 4 percent — and the intangibles are what make or break a restaurant — it's no surprise experienced restaurateurs have a keen sense for anything that can positively impact revenue and customer experience. A mobile POS delivers both.
Building An IP Surveillance System SMB Retailers Can Afford
Small video surveillance systems have traditionally been dominated by analog, but when you compare IP video vs. analog, IP video simply offers more. The best surveillance integrators position these benefits as part of the sales cycle to prove that there’s much more value and potential with IP video.
Why iPads Are The Right Tablet Choice For Restaurants
Andre Nataf of Digital Dining lists reasons that support why the iPad is not only the perfect tablet but the perfect POS device for restaurants.
RSPA Seeks Leaders To Grow And Guide The Association
The Retail Solutions Providers Association’s (RSPA) announced recently that it has expanded the number of seats on its Board of Directors, and in anticipation of its upcoming elections this summer, is seeking nominations of Board of Directors candidates.
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Money 2020: Solutions Providers Can Design Customer Experience
Jameson Publishing and Business Solutions magazine President Jim Roddy interviews to Jennifer Brown, strategic relations and program manager for Infinite Peripherals, in this Executive-To-Executive interview conducted at the Money2020 conference, held Oct. 6-10, 2013 at the Aria in Las Vegas.
Money 2020: Complexity At POS Will Increase Along With New Payment Technologies
Jameson Publishing and Business Solutions magazine President Jim Roddy talks to Tim Wojs, senior research associate at Robert W. Baird & Co., in this Executive-To-Executive interview conducted at the Money2020 conference, held Oct. 6-10, 2013 at the Aria in Las Vegas.
Money 2020: Technology Is A Way To Customer Service
Jameson Publishing and Business Solutions magazine President Jim Roddy interviews to Larry Berlin, Vice President of First Analysis, in this Executive-To-Executive interview conducted at the Money2020 conference, held Oct. 6-10, 2013 at the Aria in Las Vegas.
Money 2020: Retailers Are Following Consumer Lead
Jameson Publishing and Business Solutions magazine President Jim Roddy talks to David Silverglide, co-founder of Split Bread and Mixt Greens, in this Executive-To-Executive interview conducted at the Money2020 conference, held Oct. 6-10, 2013 at the Aria in Las Vegas.