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How is the Hospitality Industry adapting Post Lockdown?

As the lockdown restrictions begin to ease somewhat, businesses especially restaurants, cafés and coffee shops are thinking about how they will protect their customers and staff. Creating a safer and more contactless environment ironically goes against the very nature... read more

How to Support Local Business during Social Distancing

The next few weeks or even months are going to be difficult for independent retailers, restaurants and cafés as self-isolation and social distancing become the norm.  However, innovative local businesses are already adapting to the changes in many ways via... read more

Why Your Salon Needs A Star mPOP

Why the mPOP is perfect for your salon Salons are often a busy environment with clients that are waiting to pay, book appointments or be checked in. This is especially true if your salon offers more than one area of service, e.g. offering hair as well as beauty. This... read more

Star Case Study: Scarlets

The modern sports stadium is a multi-purpose venue that hosts a variety of events from sporting fixtures to music concerts with each location providing opportunities for hospitality, retail, refreshment and self-service kiosks in an attempt to improve the customer... read more

The Rise of Frictionless Shopping…Is Your Store Ready?

With customers less inclined to wait in long queues to check out or to receive less than exceptional customer service, frictionless shopping has become the latest way to effectively meet and exceed customer expectations within the retail and hospitality sectors.... read more

Retailer Tips for Surviving the Holiday Season

The period between Black Friday and Christmas Eve is undoubtedly the busiest shopping period of the year for retailers, whilst this can be a positive, there are also many challenges that retailers are faced with. Read on for some handy tips on how to tackle these... read more

The Evolution of Pop-Up Shops

Pop-up shops have been rapidly gaining popularity over the past few years, with the pop-up retail sector worth over £2.3 billion a year, according to  EE‘s Britain’s Pop-Up Retail Economy report. It’s not surprising that this unique retail format has become... read more

Why Your Business Needs a Star TSP100 POS Printer

The TSP100 futurePRNT™ series is many customer’s first choice for a POS Printing Solution, having been adopted by a number of major retailers and hospitality operators, from large established chains to small and medium enterprises. It’s the wide range of... read more

Four Reasons Why Your Garden Centre Needs an mC-Print…

If you’re searching for the ideal POS printer that does it all for your garden centre, look no further than Star’s mC-Print.   It’s sleek and robust The mC-Print is not only aesthetically pleasing with its sleek and contemporary appearance; it is also designed to... read more

Vend POS Software choose Star for Style & Connectivity

Vend POS Software choose Star for Style & Connectivity   Star is pleased to announce that Vend, a global Gold Star VIP Club software partner,  has extended its hardware support to include the mCollection which consists of Star’s mPOP, mC-Print2 and... read more