Why Contactless Solutions will Be Indispensable for Retailers in 2021

If you could summarize the hottest retail technology trends from 2020, contactless solutions would undoubtedly make the list. Between the fact that retail technology is constantly advancing, and the COVID-19 pandemic that rocked the world earlier this year, contactless solutions will simply be indispensable for retailers in 2021. Read on to learn more about what […]

How to Prepare Your Retail Store for 5 Challenges 2021 Will Bring

Most years, there are one or two emerging trends that are expected to become big over the following 12 months. And this can make it relatively straightforward for retailers to prepare for the changes. But of course, 2020 hasn’t been like most years. The COVID-19 outbreak has shifted customer behaviors more rapidly than ever before, […]

8 Must-Have Features for Cloud Kitchen Point of Sale

With the rise of ghost kitchens, some companies are tackling the ghost kitchen model’s challenges head-on for restaurateurs who are struggling to stay profitable in the current business climate. As these companies purchase facilities and outfit them with the essential commercial grade appliances, they must also give careful thought to the restaurant POS technology chosen. […]

How to Set Retailers Up for Success with a Technology Upgrade

Retail technology is always on the up-and-up, and in order to stay relevant retailers need to prioritize taking advantage of the latest retail technology innovations. As a reseller, it’s equally important for you to act as your retail customers’ trusted advisor and serve as a one-stop, solution-selling shop. Your customers expect their solutions to be […]

Star Micronics Introduces USB Cash Drawers for Value and Max Series

Star Micronics, a leading manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, is excited to announce the new USB versions of the Value Series and Max Series Cash Drawers. The new cash drawers provide retailers and restaurants an affordable option to uniquely identify each cash drawer’s connection and status through their software. […]

Star’s Integration Team on GitHub

Developing software is difficult without the right support. Star Micronics has created an official GitHub account to make our software partners’ lives easier. We have added our most popular and most useful SDKs to the account with more to come. Star’s Integration Team is here for you during the development process and we want to hear your […]

Star Micronics Introduces a New Extended Platter for the mG-S8200 Scale

Star Micronics, a leading manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, is pleased to announce the new Extended Platter for the mG-S8200. The platter will be a simple addition that will allow Star to provide a wider range of support to those who are currently using the mG-S8200 and need additional […]

How to Get the Most Out of Mobile Ordering with CloudPRNT

Any restauranteur paying attention to the state of the industry today understands that online and mobile ordering are the way of the future. It’s critical that you have these solutions in place to keep your business afloat and keep your customers satisfied.You may have considered implementing online ordering before, but were overwhelmed with options and […]

3 Advantages of Kiosks in Retail Stores

Self-service kiosks have been popping up in multiple industries: you see them in airports, quick-service restaurants, and more. Kiosks are also making a splash in the retail industry – and for good reason. In today’s blog, explore the growth of kiosks in the retail industry as a whole, as well as three major advantages of […]