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The Worldwide Impact of Shrink

The Worldwide Impact of Shrink

In the United States and around the globe, shrink continues to be a challenge for retailers, especially as competition grows, profit margins constrict, and the availability of quality employees becomes increasingly limited. Retail companies in the US have been hit especially hard by shrink in the last five years, but   Read More


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