Tag: Cash

APG Webinar: Cash Transactions in Mobile World

                  On March 5th, APG’s V.P. of Global Marketing, Stephen Bergeron presented, “Cash Transactions in a Mobile World” to a group of ScanSource Europe’s resellers. An APG Webinar recording is now available. Click here to view a recording of this webinar. Summary: How we manage cash in the front end

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Cash Is Still King

Anyone can pay for anything with plastic, but pulling out a wad of cash from your pocket still delivers a sense of gratification no other form of payment can match. Cash is still king, and if you think plastic and mobile payments are about to displace legal tender, consider this: Cash circulation in the United

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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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APG’s Cash Mob

“Always, Always, Always, Pay by Cash!” APG Cash Drawer is driven to create exceptional customer experiences.  What better way to create an exceptional experience than by a cash mob?  If you are unfamiliar, a cash mob is an organized event held at a local business to promote community stimulus and brand awareness. On October 24th,

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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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