Tags: POS

SAP launches S/4 HANA Retail

SAP has announced S/4 HANA Retail for merchandise management solution. The new solution provides a solution for retailers in the digital economy. It delivers an end to end, omnichannel retail ERP solution. Companies such as Benetton, Wilko, Memebox and Zheijang Red Dragonfly have already deployed the solution. Role based and real time inventory management SAP…

Sur La Table moves to Oracle Xstore

Oracle has announced that Sur La Table has deployed Oracle Retail Xstore Point-of-Service and selected Oracle Commerce. The announcement comes on the eve of NRF 2017 in New York. Replacing Legacy solutions at Sur La Table Oracle were at pains to point out that the Oracle Retail Xstore replaced a legacy solution. However that legacy…

Yext launches location cloud platform

Location data management tools vendor Yext has launched a location cloud platform for business. It is aimed at allowing businesses to centralise all their location data to reduce duplication and increase accuracy. The platform contains a range of developer tools enabling them to integrate existing solutions into the Yext platform. According to Marc Ferrentino, Chief Strategy…

Xero enhances retail capabilities with Vend

The Xero strapline of “beautiful accounting software” is starting to feel like an understatement. One of the strengths of Xero is its app marketplace that enables small business to take an effective accounting software and build it into a complete business software suite. The latest enhancements in conjunction with Vend deliver several enhancements that will…

US health insurer suffers data breach

US healthcare insurer Banner Health, based in Phoenix, Arizona has suffered a large data breach. It has sent letters to over 3.7 million patients, health plan members and beneficiaries, food and beverage customers as well as physicians and healthcare providers. The company has said that this attack does not affect all its customers and partners. It…

Infor adds Starmount to Infor Retail

Infor has announced the acquisition of Starmount today at Inforum 2016 in New York. This gives Infor the Starmount solution, an integrated omnichannel retail platform. It comprises of a Point-of-Sale (POS) and mobile selling assistant, full inventory management, a back office solution for data analytics and an omnichannel ecommerce solution. In 2006 Joe Halloum and Michael Mann left 360Commerce…

Sweet success for Sage at GloryBee

Sage has announced that GloryBee is using Sage Payments and Sage X3 in combination to help drive their business forward. Founded in the fall of 1974 by Dick Turanski and his wife Pat, the company has grown to distribute or sell over 1,200 products. These products range from healthy food stuffs and bee by-products to beekeeping…

FreshBooks releases Android Card reader

FreshBooks has announced the release of a Card Reader for Android. The announcement follows on from that made in February when they launched the iOS version. The Android version appears to have the same functionality and price as the iOS version and is available in the US for $29. FreshBooks have built in the latest EMV…

The end of paper receipts?

Is your wallet stuffed full of paper receipts?  Expenses solutions such as Expensify, Concur and KDS all allow you to photograph your business receipts. You still need them to be passed through to an accounting function for processing, archive and storage. This is costly, time consuming and probably shortens the life of your wallet as…

Epicor gets smart for automotive

Epicor has announced the release of the latest version of Epicor Eagle for the Automotive Aftermarket. The ERP solution is designed to help improve the operational efficiency and increase sales for companies working in the automobile after sales market. Improves support for point of sale This release has several enhancements that Epicor customers have been…