Magazine Article | June 18, 2014

Advanced POS Solutions Vs. Entry-Level Retail Apps

Source: Specialized Business Solutions

By Dana Bargell, Director of Marketing, Specialized Business Solutions

“The best value a genuine POS VAR or retail solution provider can provide retail clients today is a highly confi gurable POS solution with fully integrated and secure payment processing capabilities.”

What is today’s most important technology trend for small and midsize independent retail businesses?

While not the most trendy, the most important trend is fully integrated payment processing. For small retailers who already made the switch, the answer is improved card data security — including E2E and EMV-ready terminals that should be included in any new POS installation or upgrade.