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Defining the Future of the Customer Experience

In the past few months, I’ve attended sessions where industry experts shared key insights on the future of customer experience. Consumers’ expectations are changing, and how brands choose to interact with them in the future is imperative to success. Retailers stand to differentiate themselves by adopting service models and technologies that help define a memorable

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Selling Points for Mobile Solutions

        Selling Points for Mobile Solutions http://vsr.edgl.com/reseller-reports  Stephen Bergeron, Vice President of Global Marketing, responds to Vertical Reseller Magazine on what VARs need to know to bring mobile solutions to their customers. What vertical market, do you feel is most ideal for mobile technology solutions? Mobility as a word and solution set is

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Utilizing Technology to Enhance the Customer Experience

Guest blog post from Scott Kreisberg is the Founder and CEO of One Step Retail Solutions. I’ve been in the retail industry for over 20 years and I can tell you that today’s modern shopper is tech savvy and constantly on the go. With the use of technology implemented in society, shoppers expect retailers to

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Equipmag 2014

In general terms, APG attends and exhibits at trade shows for three primary reasons: Many of the exhibitors are either customers or can be potential customers.  At an exhibition you are given the opportunity to meet and connect with them. You learn and begin to understand the emerging market trends. You can meet with the

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APG and Partners Deliver ‘Whole in One’ with POS System for Golf Tournament

The 2014 PGA Memorial Tournament hosted by golfing legend Jack Nicklaus delivered a couple of significant firsts. For the first time, Japanese golfer Hideki Matsuyama won the tournament, and APG Cash Drawer debuted its Stratis Integration System as part of a mobile POS solution used at concession and food stations. The “whole-in-one” solution featured iPads

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Ways Mobile Cash Drawer Solutions — And The VARs Who Sell Them — Can Enhance Security

Ways Mobile Cash Drawer Solutions — And The VARs Who Sell Them — Can Enhance Security http://www.bsminfo.com/doc/ways-mobile-cash-drawer-solutions-and-the-vars-security-0001 Stephen Bergeron, Vice President of Global Marketing, responds to Business Solutions Magazine on how mobile cash drawer solutions can enhance security. Features Of Mobile Cash Drawer Solutions Can Enhance Security Mobility and thin client applications are finding their

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PGA Memorial Tournament 2014

On May 28th, I attended the PGA Memorial Tournament at the Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin Ohio. APG’s Stratis Integration System was installed at the event. Included in the iPad POS  solution were technology partners Culinetwork, POS Lavu, and Epson. Culinetwork installed 20 hospitality solutions at the club concession stands. Service was provided for 200,000

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Introducing APG’s New Cash Drawer Skins

  Are you a retailer who wants to add some flair to your POS system? APG is excited to announce the availability of their latest product, Cash Drawer Skins™. Available in multiple colors and patterns, Cash Drawer Skins™ allow retailers to customize their drawer front to match specific retail environments. Ideal for pet shops, spas,

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Selecting a Cash Drawer – Part 5 : Aesthetics and Store Layout

Aesthetics and Store Layout There was once a time when all cash drawers and POS stations looked similar. Today, individuality and customization have taken over in hopes to out shine the competitors in each industry. The layout and positioning of your POS can dictate a customer’s experience just as much as the display in the

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Selecting a Cash Drawer – Part 4 : What Interface Technology Drives the Process?

What Interface Technology Drives the Process? Technology is what drives the future and motivates development. Consumers are mobile and mobile technology has brought new expectations. Retailers are starting to adopt a Thinbility POS environment. Thinbility refers to point of sale solutions that are Thin (tablets connected to the cloud) and Mobile (clerks assisting customers with

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Meet The Bloggers

Mark Olson
President
John Meilahn
V.P. of Global Sales
Stephen Bergeron
V.P. of Global Marketing
Dale Dahlberg
V.P. of Operations
Paul St. George
Director of Mobility and Interfaces
Breanna Brown
Creative Marketing Ambassador
Bob Daugs
Director of Product Management
Ann Klein
Distribution Channel Manager
Jarrett Buckholz
Customer Relations Rep. Lead
Bryan Burk
OEM Account Manager