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14th August

Still Putting off an EMV Implementation? Get Help with the Hurdles.

August 14th, 2017|BTM News, Media Coverage, Point of View|

EMV adoption rates in the U.S. were slow to start but are gradually creeping upward, though still with some challenges. In its 2016 State of Retail Payments Study, the National Retail Federation and Forrester Research found that 57 percent of merchants have installed EMV equipment but can’t enable it because they are waiting for system [...]

19th April

Small-Scale Technology Projects Still Face Complex Integration Questions

April 19th, 2017|BTM News, Media Coverage, Point of View|

It’s a volatile time for retailers, to put it mildly, and this uncertainty makes investments in retail operations more important than ever. But rather than large, enterprise-wide technology investments, we’ve seen an increasing number of retailers seek out smaller scale, more focused technology projects that address one specific area. And yet these projects don’t avoid [...]

10th February

Pursuing a “buy anywhere” strategy? Key integration factors to know.

February 10th, 2017|BTM News, Media Coverage|

In this exclusive article for Mobile Marketing & Technology, BTM senior vice president of delivery management Kimberly Berneck explains why integration is critical to the current “buy anywhere” goal that retailers are trying to achieve. Integration among systems, applications and interaction points is important to achieving payment convergence, but it’s also a complicated area. When [...]

1st February

Point of Sale News: Perry Ellis Upgrades Oracle POS System

February 1st, 2017|BTM News, Clients, Media Coverage|

Perry Ellis International (PEI) sought to transition to the latest version of Oracle Retail to better leverage its goal of commerce anywhere; increase pricing and allocation capabilities; improve inventory management; strengthen security; and modernize its point-of-service (POS) technology. But when it turned to technology vendor partners to make this happen, all but one recommended time-consuming, [...]

16th January

CIO.com Features Red Wing Shoes’ Success

January 16th, 2017|Clients, Media Coverage|

Point-of-sale system upgrades are complex, and Red Wing Shoes certainly experienced that when the retailer attempted to transition from its legacy system to Oracle Retail Xstore Point-of-Service (POS). In this profile on CIO.com, “Retail CIO improves project management to push POS,” Red Wing Shoes CIO Marc Kermisch discusses the company’s implementation journey, including the challenges [...]