New POPPack Accessory for Star mPOP

New high quality tablet stand & plate option that complements and transforms Star’s mPOP combined Bluetooth cash drawer & printer into an mPOS station. Availabile in black or white, the robust metal stand & mPOP plate bundle from Ergonomic Solutions offers a secure universal tablet frame attached to mPOP to accommodate 10’’ tablets with a black or white “PED” stand version for card payment. More...

Star Micronics demonstrates Effective Solutions for the Emerging Tablet POS Revolution at the Retail Show Middle East 2016, Dubai

At the Retail Show Middle East 2016 (31 May – 1 June, Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, Dubai), Star Micronics (Stand RC-32) will be demonstrating effective solutions for traditional POS as well as the emerging tablet POS market.  With Bluetooth and WiFi POS printing solutions key to this marketplace, Star has met this challenge with the largest range of industry-leading solutions designed for retail and hospitality.   From traditional Bluetooth printers, the unique mPOP™ combined Bluetooth printer and cash drawer solution to an entry-level WiFi printer, Star’s extensive portfolio offers the very latest POS printing technology for a wide variety of applications and environments.  Its unique hardware and software solutions with excellent SDKs offer ease of integration, versatility and performance for tomorrow’s retailers and future Star integration partners.   For simple yet effective wireless communication the TSP143III WLAN is the latest addition to Star’s renowned TSP100 futurePRNT™ Series that is used by retailers and restaurateurs globally from major department stores including Hamleys to fashion retailer Benetton as well as fast food restaurants to pop up stores and cafés.   This latest addition to the series offers a range of features including a print speed of 250mm/second, a guillotine auto cutter (MCBF 2 million cuts) as well as thin paper capability providing benefits for the environment and reduced operating costs for the retailer. The cost-effective solution includes the convenience of an internal power supply along with a vertical mount kit in the box.   Offering compatibility with all major operating systems including Android, iOS, Linux, Mac OS and Windows as well as easy pairing thanks to a simple WPS...

Vend demonstrates complete mPOS solution with Star Micronics mPOP™ at The Vaper Expo 2016

At the Vaper Expo 2016 (6 – 8 May, NEC, Birmingham), leading cloud-based retail management software company Vend will demonstrate a complete mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) solution that incorporates its unique software with Star Micronics’ combined Bluetooth printer and cash drawer solution mPOP™. The system will run on a beautifully designed mPOS stand by Ergonomic Solutions. Vend will be exhibiting with their Expert Partners and Apple Premium Resellers KRCS and Albion. Built for iOS and iPad, Vend enables retailers to accept payments from anywhere, sell in-store and online, manage their inventory, reward customer loyalty, and report on their business in real-time. The company works with 15,000 forward-thinking retailers around the world, from owner-operated businesses to large multi-outlets. Vend has integrated Star’s combined Bluetooth printer and cash drawer solution mPOP that is lightweight and portable at just 10cm high and 30cm wide with a sleek design that will complement any counter top.  Alternatively, mPOP with front feed receipting can easily be secured under the counter for enhanced space-saving.  With intuitive top loading as well as a partial cut guillotine, the reliable thermal printer automatically cuts the 58mm wide receipt. mPOP can be purchased with a plug and play scanner or this can be added as a later option. A versatile solution, mPOP is ideal for a range of retail environments from department stores to boutique and seasonal pop-up shops.   A leading supplier of innovative and ergonomically designed technology mounting and mobility solutions, Ergonomic Solutions’ latest product range, the C-Frame series of enclosures, now features a tablet mount and plate for Star’s mPOP. The combined Bluetooth printer and cash drawer solution...

Visitors to Star Micronics’ stand at RBTE 2016 experienced a Wealth of Tablet POS Solutions demonstrated by Star Partners

At RBTE 2016, visitors to Star Micronics’ stand 310 were able to experience first-hand how Star hardware and software solutions, including Star’s combined Bluetooth printer and cash drawer solution mPOP™, TSP143III WLAN printer and free of charge digital receipting service AllReceipts™, have been successfully integrated into a range of tablet POS solutions for retail and hospitality. With live demonstrations from partners including Biz Outsourcing Solutions, eirpoint, EPOSability, Intelligent Point of Sale, PCMS, Shopwave and Vend, retailers of all sizes experienced Bluetooth and WiFi solutions that not only offer the very latest in POS technology but also provide a seamless transition to mPOS. “Biz Outsourcing Solutions had a fabulous two days with Star Micronics at RBTE London. Hospitality business customers showed a great interest in our product Just eMenu Point of Sale and signed up for it. We have some high quality leads from this event and we are looking forward to converting them into sales. We also had an opportunity to meet with resellers which will help us build a strong customer base in the future. Though we had a busy two days it was an overall great experience being at this event.” Syed Naqvi, Director, Biz Outsourcing Solutions Limited UK, www.bizoutsourcingsolutions.co.uk “It was a pleasure to attend RBTE 2016 and showcase the speed, resilience and innovation of Star printers and our mobile retail solution. Our tight integration of Star’s full range of printers is an investment in our software that continues to impress retailers.” Niall Cannon, eirpoint, www.eirpoint.com “As always joining Star at RBTE was a success. We were able to generate new business opportunities and meet with...

Smart Volution integrates Tablet Cash Register EPOS with Unique Combined Printer and Cash Drawer Mobile Point of Purchase solution mPOP™ from Star Micronics

Star Micronics is pleased to announce that Smart Volution is the latest Star partner to complete the integration of its tablet based EPOS solution with Star Micronics’ innovative combined printer and cash drawer mobile point of purchase solution (mPOP). Small and medium sized retailers will now have access to a flexible and stylish payment solution delivering an enhanced customer experience and major benefits to the retailer. Combining a Bluetooth thermal printer with a cash drawer, mPOP offers the ultimate space saving mobile POS system for retail. Outstanding connectivity and compact design alongside intuitive functionality and simple integration defines Star’s unique solution. Simple and stylish, the lightweight and portable solution is just 10cm high and 30cm wide with a sleek design that will complement any counter top. Alternatively, mPOP with front feed receipting can easily be secured under the counter for enhanced space-saving. With intuitive top loading and easy front feed as well as a partial cut guillotine, the reliable thermal printer automatically cuts the 58mm wide receipt. Smart Volution’s Tablet Cash Register (TCR) is a cost effective electronic point of sale (EPOS) running on a standard tablet computer for small and medium retailers. It allows smaller retailers to garner the same efficiencies EPOS provides large retailers but at a significantly lower price point. TCR looks and operates like a standard electronic cash register (ECR), this is something everyone has reference to and simplifies training. It has all the functionality of a traditional cash register with an overlay of modern EPOS functionality. TCR is ideal to equip a new store or to upgrade from an outdated cash register, providing a...

Star Micronics demonstrates latest Innovations in POS and mPOS with 17 partners at RBTE 2016, Olympia, London

At RBTE 2016 (9-10 March, Olympia, London), international POS printer manufacturer Star Micronics announces that it will be demonstrating its latest POS and mPOS innovations with 17 partners on Stand 310. These partners provide a range of solutions for retail and hospitality, payment and queue management. The large number on the stand reflects the excellent SDK’s provided by Star allowing its hardware to be easily integrated with a variety of software solutions. Star products that have been integrated by these partners show the full extent of the Star range and include the established TSP100 futurePRNT™ series with the new TSP143III WLAN to the innovative mPOP combined printer and cash drawer. Partners on the stand will include: AirPOS offers simple to setup and easy to use POS and payments software for UK and Irish retailers. AirPOS helps its customers to sell efficiently both in their shops and online, control their inventory and analyse crucial business data like never before. Bizoutsourcing offers innovative and cutting edge iPad point of sale Just eMenu for restaurants, takeaways, Cafes and bars. Just eMenu enables hospitality service providers to enhance their customers experience by having a quick and fully automated process. Our solution is comprised of main POS and separate kitchen App to make things easier and simpler for businesses at a very low cost. eirpoint specialises in the delivery of mobile retail solutions for those who want to mobilise their store staff or trade at pop-up mobile retail events and has deployed over 3000 mobile licenses in over 800 stores in the UK, Ireland and more recently in mainland Europe. eirpoint also provide a...

iVend Retail joins Star Micronics to showcase its omnichannel retail management solution with Star’s Mobile Point of Purchase solution mPOP™ at RBTE 2016, Olympia, London

Star Micronics is pleased to announce that iVend Retail, a recognised industry leader for integrated omnichannel solutions, cloud management and mobile retail, will be present on the Star stand (310) at RBTE, 9-10 March, Olympia, London as well as Stand 520. On the Star stand, iVend Retail will be demonstrating its Mobile POS software with Star’s mPOP™, a combined Bluetooth printer and cash drawer mobile point of purchase solution. The iVend Retail management suite is a leading omnichannel and mobile retail solution, which enables retailers to drive sales, profits and customer satisfaction across all channels through a 360 degree view of the customer and a single view of stock. iVend Retail has integrated its management suite with Star’s mPOP solution that offers the ultimate space saving mobile POS system. Simple and stylish, the lightweight and portable solution is just 10cm high and 30cm wide with a sleek design that will complement any counter top. Alongside mPOP, iVend Retail has integrated Star’s SM-S200i Bluetooth mobile printer and TSP654II desktop printer. iVend Retail is a Gold member of Star’s VIP Club for software developers and system integrators that offers a range of exclusive benefits including dedicated sales, marketing and technical support alongside access to comprehensive SDKs. Members can also take part in competitions, receive rewards and incentives as well as benefit from a number of additional initiatives. Membership level is allocated based upon pre-determined criteria set out by Star Micronics EMEA. “Today’s shoppers expect function and form, increasingly demanding seamless experiences,” Richard Kolodynski, Senior Vice President European Operations at iVend Retail, commented: “Now more than ever mobile technology is becoming the...

Ergonomic Solutions and Star Micronics showcase new mPOS stand for the World’s 1st Bluetooth combined Printer and Cash Drawer at RBTE 2016, Olympia, London

At RBTE 2016 (9-10 March, Olympia, London), Star Micronics (Stand 310) announces that it will be showcasing a new mPOS stand designed by Ergonomic Solutions. This will also be displayed by Ergonomic Solutions on Stand 518. A leading supplier of innovative and ergonomically designed technology mounting and mobility solutions Ergonomic Solutions’ latest product range, the C-Frame series of enclosures, now features a tablet mount and plate for Star’s mPOP™. The combined Bluetooth printer and cash drawer solution alongside SpacePole’s tablet mount and plate creates an effective, compact and stylish mPOS solution for retail. C-Frame is an innovative, universal tablet enclosure with the ultimate in designer looks. With a cleverly designed inner sleeve, it can accommodate most 10” tablets. With its choice of cool colours, mounting options and cash drawer wrappers, C-Frame can really personalise the customer experience and take mPOS and stand-alone applications to a new level of sophistication. The C-Frame high mount version comes with a rotation element as standard that eliminates the need for a customer display. For use on either a counter top or when mounted to a cash drawer, this brings the maximum flexibility and visibility to the operator and customer, meaning that the system can go from a more traditional point of sale application to assisted sale or product look up operation, in an instant. Mark Crysell, Product Marketing Director, Ergonomic Solutions stated: “Working with Star brings the opportunity for us to combine our C-Frame tablet enclosure with mPOP to deliver a best of breed combination that meets the growing demand for elegant but sophisticated tablet based point of sale solutions.” Simple and stylish,...

Intelligent Point of Sale joins Star Micronics to demonstrate a Range of Tablet POS solutions for Retail and Hospitality at RBTE 2016, Olympia, London

Having successfully partnered at a number of exhibitions including Takeaway Expo and RTB Live in 2015, Star Micronics and Intelligent Point of Sale Limited continue to strengthen their partnership by offering an extensive range of high performance tablet POS solutions that offer compatibility with iZettle’s Chip & PIN technology as well as other third party providers. These solutions will be on display on the Star stand (310) at RBTE 2016, 9-10 March, Olympia, London. Intelligent Point of Sale is the creator of the cloud based, iPad point of sale application intelligentpos®, a low cost, cutting edge EPOS system that enables businesses to start selling products quickly and easily, control and track sales and stock in real-time, from any location. For printing receipts and tickets, the software provider has integrated a number of Star solutions that support iOS from the SM-T300i mobile printer to the TSP654IIBTi receipt printer, FVP10 multifunctional printer and SP700 kitchen printer. The latest product to be integrated is Star’s new TSP143III wireless LAN (introduced Jan 2016). This printer will simplify many retail and hospitality installations for Intelligent Point of Sale and provide a truly, off-the-shelf product for customers. With customers increasingly preferring to pay by card iZettle’s Chip & PIN solution combined with the scalable EPOS system from Intelligent Point of Sale and flexible tablet printing solutions from Star, pop-up stores to bars are equipped to meet the needs of customers looking for an easy and reliable means of payment. As Andrew Calzetti, Chief Marketing Officer, Intelligent Point of Sale Limited comments: “Star’s excellent SDKs have allowed us to easily integrate a range of its hardware...

Real Hardware and Software POS Solutions for Retailers of all sizes on the Star Stand (310) at RBTE 2016, Olympia, London

At RBTE 2016, Star will be demonstrating the future of POS connectivity with real solutions from 17 of its software and mobile payment partners on Stand 310. With a focus on connectivity, Star provides a complete range of industry leading solutions for retailers of all sizes. For traditional POS as well as the evolving mPOS market, Star’s portfolio of partners encompasses unique hardware and software retail solutions. Furthermore, Star’s excellent SDKs offer ease of integration, versatility and performance for tomorrow’s retailers and future Star integration partners. The TSP143III Wireless LAN is the latest addition to Star’s renowned TSP100 futurePRNT™ Series and provides simple yet effective wireless communication for retail and hospitality. Star’s established TSP100 Series is used by retailers and restaurateurs globally from major department stores and fast food restaurants to pop up shops and cafés. This latest addition to the series offers a range of features including a print speed of 250mm/second, a guillotine auto cutter (MCBF 2 million cuts) as well as thin paper capability providing benefits for the environment and reduced operating costs for the retailer. The cost-effective solution includes the convenience of an internal power supply along with a vertical mount kit in the box. Offering compatibility with all major operating systems including Android, iOS, Linux, Mac OS and Windows as well as easy pairing thanks to a simple WPS connection, this printer offers high functionality and simple wireless setup. Retailers can also take advantage of the futurePRNT software tools available with the entire TSP100 series and, in particular, the setup tool that provides simple web based configuration from any operating system and native setup...