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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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Selecting a Cash Drawer – Part 3 : Till Features – Options

Till Features – Options Once you have determined what level of cash drawer durability you require, you will need to select an appropriate till. APG offers tills to fit currencies from around the world. Our standard duty drawers are available with either a fixed till or adjustable till allowing you to customize your drawer. For

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Selecting a Cash Drawer – Part 2 : Operational Expectations – Goals

Operational Expectations – Goals Before selecting POS hardware, it is important for retailers to first evaluate their business needs. What do you expect the transaction volume to be? If you expect a high volume of transactions, a product from our heavy duty product line will be the most beneficial to you. Standard duty cash drawers

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Selecting a Cash Drawer – Part 1 : Introduction

Introduction When starting up a new business or updating an existing one, usually the cash drawer is the last on your mind when it comes to the POS system. However, if you want a successful business, and you plan to accept payments, your cash drawer and POS system are absolutely necessary. It is always reassuring

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VAR Launches POS Business After Favor For Friend

Sometimes opportunities pop up in the unlikeliest places. Just ask Chris Pace, who ended up with a new business after doing a friend favor – to replace a legacy POS system in the friend’s coffee shop with an iPad-based solution. After researching available options, Pace assembled a solution consisting of iPads, a ShopKeep POS application

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Tablet-based POS Transforms Craft Beer Store’s Operations

A job well done brings many rewards, and if you’re in the business of developing and installing POS software, rewards can come in the form of customer referrals. Such was the case when Revel Systems got an inquiry to replace the cash registers at a San Francisco craft beer store with an iPad-based POS solution

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Advancing Cash Registers to Cloud POS

1776 to 2013: Cash Register to Cloud POS   Let’s take a look at where technology was back in 1776, the birth of our nation…  For starters the Franklin Stove was invented to produce more heat and less smoke and warm the house more efficiently.  Then there was the farm plow, which has been virtually

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Why iOS?

Revel came together in 2010 when I met my co-founder, Lisa Falzone. We wanted to create a solution in the quick service industry that was best of breed. Point of Sale systems, up until that point, were clunky and archaic—and expensive. Lisa and I wanted to create a sleeker, more efficient, and ultimately more economic

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