Sexy technologies dominate the headlines at most channel trade shows, and RetailNOW 2014 in Orlando was no different. Tablets, mobile payments, interactive digital signage, and cloud POS certainly deserve your attention. But I was reminded during Stephen Bergeron’s RetailNOW presentation Aug. 6 that we shouldn't overlook sensible solutions that aren't flashy but help merchants.
As-A-Service Business Model Gains Traction On RetailNOW Stage
I was thrilled the as-a-Service business model was discussed often during the final day of RetailNOW 2014 on Aug. 6 in Orlando, FL. The concept was featured prominently in the 8:00 a.m. “View From The Top” leadership panel — dominated by hardware vendors and distributors — and was the sole topic of the 9:00 a.m. session that followed in the conference’s main auditorium.
Helgeson Forecasts The Future Of Payments At RetailNOW
With apologies to E.F. Hutton, when Henry Helgeson talks about payments, people listen. The CEO of Merchant Warehouse, who is regularly quoted in Forbes and other national media outlets, drew a large crowd to his Aug. 5 RetailNOW presentation titled “The Future Of Payments.”
RetailNOW Panel: Channel Vital To Mobile Payment Adoption
You know a topic is popular at a trade show when the hotel staff needs to bring in extra seats to accommodate the previously standing-room-only crowd. That was the case Aug. 5 at RetailNOW 2014 in Orlando for a panel discussion titled “Driving Commerce With Mobile Payment.”
RSPA RetailNOW 2014: What You Missed At The General Session
Change was in the air at today's general session at RetailNOW 2014 in Orlando.
Top Tweets From RetailNOW 2014 - Day #1
The Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA) is hosting its annual RetailNOW conference in Orlando. Here are some of the most intriguing insights and comments shared via Twitter on Day #1.
PAR Technology Shows Mobility Solution At RetailNOW 2014
At RSPA’s RetailNOW 2014, Aug. 4-6 in Orlando, FL, Mark Bunney, senior director of product marketing for PAR Technology, demonstrates the new PAR Tablet 8, an enterprise mobility solution for hospitality and retail.
BIXOLON Invites Resellers To Learn About BP3 Partner Program
At RSPA RetailNOW 2014, Dave Roberts, SVP with BIXOLON, invites partners and potential partners to learn more about his company’s new partner program, BP3.
New Tablet Holder And Cash Drawer Featured By APG Cash Drawer At RetailNOW 2014
Bob Daugs, business development manager for APG Cash Drawer, demonstrates the Stratis tablet holder and cash drawer at RSPA RetailNOW 2014.
Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions Showcases Products At RetailNOW 2014
Mark Pickles with Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions showcases several solutions at RSPA’s RetailNOW 2014, including the new TCxFlight mobile solution and new TCxWave A30 with a compact design that can function as a POS, kiosk, or self-service system.
Harbortouch Talks SaaS At RetailNOW 2014 Expo
Rohan Mani, director of the reseller division for Harbortouch, talks about Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) with RSPA RetailNOW 2014 attendees.
New Products Featured By Touch Dynamic At RSPA RetailNOW 2014
At RSPA’s RetailNOW, Joe Egan, central regional sales manager of Touch Dynamic, displays new products the company released at the event.