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POS Archives

Sales suppression devices now against the law

Taxpayers can now be penalised over $1 million.

Forever 21 data breach prompts checkout security boost

Fashion retailer acts after hackers attack POS.

Retailers set to benefit from new tap-and-go agreements

Tentative agreement made between banks and industry association.

Technology desperate to be liked

Asking for systemised likes and ratings after every transaction is only going to end up alienating customers.

Why security is an essential brand asset for Aussie retailers

A look at why the retail sector is particularly exposed to cyber-attacks.

Who’s spending money and who’s just wasting time?

Retailers talk about loss prevention, but with so much at stake what about abandoned sales prevention?

The art of hypocrisy

Analysing the involvement of American Express in the Surcharge Free movement.

Signatures void

All the need to know information on today's switch from signature to PIN for card transactions.

Retailers ready for PIN

Retail groups urge merchants to be prepared as PIN becomes the main form of card authorisation from tomorrow.

The point of sale is dead

The point of sale must become the point of inspiration, says Caroline Ghatt.

Cashless system streamlines sales

A butcher is living the future, making his stores cashless well ahead of the competition.

Priority payment

POS systems are retail 101, but the technology behind them is evolving at a rapid pace.

Retailers ready for PIN mandate

Less than 100 days remain until PIN becomes main form of card payment authorisation in Australia.

Retail group urges payments review

ARA calls for stronger regulation within Australia’s payments industry.

Vend secures capital boost

Point of sale software provider raises $22 million ahead of further US expansion.

Mobile payments for SMEs

Pre-registrations open for new SME mobile payments app.

Signatures phase out begins

Signatures to go the way of the dinosaur from August.

Incorporating point of sale

Many retailers are still leaving the point of purchase out of their omni-channel marketing agenda, says Kirsty Dollisson...

Policies and tech don’t mix

Rigidity of technology systems can often get in the way of providing great customer service.

MasterCard trialling PayPal challenger

Credit card company launches payment system targeting online shoppers, with global trials to begin with Australia.