5 Ways Ergonomic mPOS Solutions for Large Retailers Increase Sales and Boost Customer Satisfaction

Consumers, increasingly accustomed to online and mobile shopping experiences, have developed new expectations when shopping in physical stores. They expect sales associates to be able to access their purchase histories and other information so offers and services can be tailored specifically for them, making their shopping experiences more personalized and convenient. Smart retailers are looking […]

The Best Way to Clean Star Micronics Printers

Across the globe, cleaning policies have been released to combat the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). These cleaning policies apply to every inch of a business or office – from tabletops to, of course, the point of sale (POS). There has never been a more important time to pay attention to the proper way to clean […]

Contactless Payments: A Safer, More Efficient Payment Alternative

Social distancing and minimizing human contact are topics that are on everyone’s mind these days, and for good reason. Consumers and businesses alike are leveraging strategies to limit any possible exposure to outside germs – and one of those strategies is contactless payments. Contactless payments – or processing transactions via the tap of a credit/debit […]

4 Restaurant Technology Challenges for the Next Decade

People are constantly seeking new and delicious ways to feed themselves and their families without spending the time and effort shopping, preparing, and cleaning up after a meal. It seems like no one has time for that anymore, so restaurant entrepreneurs are filling the void with creative solutions. “Ghost” restaurants that are only kitchens and […]

Star Spotlight – NRF 2020 Edition: eMobilePOS

NRF is a wonderful show for multiple reasons – it’s where over 40,000 retail industry professionals gather to share ideas, build partnerships, and experience the year’s latest technology. Speaking of partnerships, one of Star’s favorite reasons for being at Retail’s Big Show is the dedicated time we give to catching up with our many retail software partners. […]

Star Teams Up with Square to Offer Linerless Label Printer Support on iOS

We’re proud to announce that payments and point of sale (POS) company Square has added iOS support for our TSP654SK label printer. This new release will add even more functionality to Square’s POS solution for cafes and quick service restaurants (QSRs). With Square’s addition of label printer support to their Point of Sale for the […]

Star Micronics and Joe Coffee to Provide Mobile Ordering Solution for Coffee Shops

Joe Coffee, paired with Star Micronics printers, helps local coffee shops to offer mobile ordering and loyalty programs to customers Somerset, NJ – April 14, 2020 – Star Micronics, a leading manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, is proud to announce that Joe Coffee has added support for Star’s TSP143III and […]

How to Plan for an Effortless POS Deployment

These days, while the state of business and the world at large comes with a lot of uncertainty, one thing that is sure to be a constant in the future is mobile point of sale (mPOS). Many business owners may have some downtime on their hands and it’s natural for them to plan for when […]

Retail During COVID-19: How to Safely Succeed

We are all very aware of the impact COVID-19 (coronavirus) is having globally and on countless business and personal levels. With retailers forced to close (physical) shop, what’s the best plan of action to succeed while maintaining public safety? In this blog post, we will discuss how the COVID-19 situation is multi-phase, and which steps […]