News | August 15, 2014

RSPA Announces 2014 Vendor Awards Of Excellence

At RetailNOW 2014, Aug. 3-6 at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, FL, the Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA) announced the 2014 Vendor Awards of Excellence. The awards are given to vendors by their resellers and are highly coveted in the retail technology industry. RSPA members vote for their favorite vendors in the categories of hardware, software, hardware manufacturer, technology distributor, consumables, reseller support services, and electronic payments/financing. 

In addition, the vendor with the best overall score in all categories receives the Gold Medallion RSPA Vendor Award of Excellence. This year Business Solutions magazine, the recipient of the Gold Reseller Support Services Award, received the Gold Medallion as outstanding vendor.

Award recipients by category are:

Hardware manufacturer

Gold: Epson America
Silver: APG Cash Drawer
Bronze: Smart Power Systems, Inc.


Gold: Future POS
Silver: National Computer Corporation
Bronze: Digital Dining/Menusoft


Gold: BlueStar
Silver: ScanSource
Bronze: M-S Cash Drawer, Inc.


Gold: Cash Register Sales, Inc. (CRS)
Silver: MICROS Systems, Inc.
Bronze: NCR Corporation


Gold: California Ribbon and Carbon Co., Inc.
Silver: Nashua Corporation
Bronze: Ritemade Paper Converters, Inc.

Electronic payments/financing

Gold: Mercury
Silver: Datacap Systems, Inc.
Bronze: Sterling

Reseller support services

Gold: Business Solutions Magazine
Silver: Vertical Systems Reseller
Bronze: Quality Retail Systems, Inc.

RetailNOW 2014, hosted by the Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA), was conducted Aug. 3-6 at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando, FL. For more information on the event, go to