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20 Years On: The Dramatic Metamorphosis of Point-of-Sale Systems

20 Years On: The Dramatic Metamorphosis of Point-of-Sale Systems

Emerging point-of-sale systems technology, including self-checkout, was on full display at the annual National Retail Federation (NRF) conference in January. Among the companies showcasing advances was NCR Corporation, which was also celebrating 20 years since the installation of its first self-checkout solution.

At the show, NCR introduced its new vision-based scanners—replacing   Read More


Tyco Retail Solutions Surpasses More than 63 Billion Consumer Products Tagged to Date

Tyco Retail Solutions Surpasses More than 63 Billion Consumer Products Tagged to Date

Tyco Retail Solutions recently announced it has surpassed 63 billion consumer products source tagged to date. Reportedly setting a retail industry milestone with Sensormatic merchandise source tagging, the program has also achieved seven years of consecutive growth since 2011.

The company’s program encompasses source application of electronic article surveillance (EAS)   Read More


Shopping Mall Security and LP

Shopping Mall Security and LP

Shopping mall security is not a replacement for retail loss prevention programs. Mall security and LP have supporting missions, but they’re different missions.

A diagram of the ideal exchange of information and ideas wouldn’t look like a triangle, with shopping mall security, retail loss prevention, and local police at the three   Read More


Albertsons Partners with ALTO US to Implement a Technology Platform and Community-Focused Strategy to Reduce Retail Crime

Albertsons Partners with ALTO US to Implement a Technology Platform and Community-Focused Strategy to Reduce Retail Crime

ALTO US recently announced that Albertsons Companies has selected to implement the retail risk management solution, ALTO AllianceSM, a technology platform with comprehensive analytics that ties together retailers’ data with industry-wide resources, efficiently bridging the gap between retail, law enforcement, and the judicial system to facilitate prosecution of repeat offenders   Read More