Author: Stephen Bergeron

Top 10 Solution Providers 2017 – Retail CIO Outlook

APG Cash Drawer was selected as a Top 10 POS Solution Provider for 2017 in The Retail CIO Outlook magazine.  The selection panel, comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, and analysts including Retail CIO Outlook Magazine editorial board, chose vendors based on core competency, product and service offerings, innovations and market reach. Other top solution providers included were,

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Four Simple Best Practices for Preventing Theft at the Point of Sale

Launching a new business is a daunting task. From defining your business plan, conducing market research, acquiring financial backing, hiring staff, addressing health codes and tax laws and managing inventory, the point-of-sale may be one of the last considerations for many retailers. Store owners may overlook the importance of the point of sale. However, it

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Cash As A Service Opportunity

It Is Not Going Away – That Much Is Now Sure Now in this new era, retailers are beginning to move from looking at cash as cost of business to a customer service tool. The newly combined companies of APG and Cash Bases are engaging retailers and channel partners to allow the greatest opportunities to

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2017 Outlook: Eight POS Trends to Watch

Each new year brings changes, reaffirmation of trends and patterns, and new developments. In the retail and hospitality space, expect to see in 2017 a continuation of the trend toward mobility, cloud-based solutions and the emergence of Unified Commerce strategies. Some belt-tightening is also likely as these industries wade through economic and political uncertainties, particularly

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Boosting Cashier Etiquette with Cash Management Technology

Technology gets a bad rap for changing human interaction in unwelcome ways – teenagers using their cellphones at dinner, lack of decorum in social media, and dangerous use of texting while driving, to name a few. So it’s nice when you can point to an example of technology improving human contact. We’re talking about the

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Customer Experience Grabs the Spotlight at European Retail Tech Shows

If there was a prevailing trend discussed at the EuroCIS and RBTE retail tech trade shows this year, it was about making customer interaction easier. Everywhere you turned during the events, someone was talking about checkout solutions and business analytics that can help improve the customer experience. EuroCIS took place in Dusseldorf, Germany, at the

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PYMNTS.com Innovation Project 2013

  Knowledge is the key to Innovation I recently attended the PYMNTS.com Innovation Project 2013 conference on March 21st-22nd. Awards were presented for the most innovative payment solutions in a variety of payment categories at Harvard University. After two days with at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, I can honestly say, innovation is alive and

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Thin-bility: The Latest POS Trend

Over the last 18 months, the industry has been abuzz with mobility.  Mobility as a term has many meanings that can take the retailer in many different directions. Consumer mobile devices can be used to locate a retail store, compare product prices (showrooming), scan a QR Code, or be used to buy coffee.  Consumer’s tablets are

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Mark Olson
Mark Olson
President
John Meilahn
John Meilahn
V.P. of Global Sales
Stephen Bergeron
Stephen Bergeron
V.P. of Global Marketing
Dale Dahlberg
Dale Dahlberg
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Paul St. George
Paul St. George
Director of Mobility and Interfaces
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Breanna Brown
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Bob Daugs
Bob Daugs
Director of Product Management
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Ann Klein
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Jarrett Buckholz
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Bryan Burk
Bryan Burk
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Andrew Carr
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Nick Markwell
Nick Markwell
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Judit Ruckes
Marketing Manager
Nick Westgate
Nick Westgate
Senior Product Manager of Bespoke & Custom