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June 23, 2014

First Coast Energy has selected NCR’s Radiant point-of-sale (RPOS) technology solutions to improve service and reliability at its Daily’s Shell-branded convenience stores in Florida.

Jacksonville, Fla. - First Coast Energy has selected NCR’s Radiant point-of-sale (RPOS) technology solutions to improve service and reliability at its Daily’s Shell-branded convenience stores in Florida. Daily’s has also opted to implement NCR’s Customer Self Service (CSS) food ordering solution which creates an excellent and consistent consumer food experience. This solution combines software used both by the shopper for ordering and the employee for food preparation, creating a fast, efficient and reliable experience.

May 14, 2014

Convenience store operator Buc-ee’s is using a complete software, hardware and services solution from NCR.

Jackson, Texas - Convenience store operator Buc-ee’s is using a complete software, hardware and services solution from NCR. The NCR solution is helping to streamline operations as well as increase speed and reliability at the point-of-sale.
 

March 6, 2014

NCR has released the NCR Silver subscription-based iPad POS solution aimed at helping small businesses create, run and manage reward programs.

Duluth, Ga. - NCR has released the NCR Silver subscription-based iPad POS solution aimed at helping small businesses create, run and manage reward programs. Loyalty complements the existing automated email and social marketing functionality in NCR Silver, making it even easier for cafés, shops, restaurants, boutiques, food trucks, and any small business to reward customers for repeat purchases.

May 13, 2013

Shake Shack has implemented the NCR Pulse Real-Time smartphone application.

Duluth, Ga. – Shake Shack has implemented the NCR Pulse Real-Time smartphone application. The app provides real-time, segmented performance metrics and notifications to employee smartphones, generated by a SaaS-based mobile analytics engine and can be integrated with NCR POS platforms.

“NCR Pulse Real-Time is a great tool,” said Giancarlo Fiorarancio, director of information systems, Shake Shack. “It gives you information that you can use right now to improve your results for the rest of the day.”

March 15, 2013

Consumer use of smartphones and tablets is helping to drive the growth of mobile transactions in retail. Chain Store Age spoke about the growing trend with Don Kingsborough, VP retail services, PayPal, which recorded $14 billion in mobile payments in 2012 and expects to exceed $20 billion this year. According to Kingsborough, PayPal is well-positioned to tap into mobile payment growth as it already has three key elements in place: a large consumer base (55 million-plus in the United States), a network of merchant partners and "ecosystem" partners.

February 6, 2013

NCR announced it has completed its acquisition of Retalix Ltd., a leading global provider of retail software and services.

Duluth, Ga. -- NCR announced it has completed its acquisition of Retalix Ltd., a leading global provider of retail software and services.

October 31, 2011

The global market for self-checkout has continued to thrive despite a difficult retail environment, according to a new report by London-based strategic research and consulting firm RBR.

New York City -- The global market for self-checkout has continued to thrive despite a difficult retail environment, according to a new report by London-based strategic research and consulting firm RBR.

September 27, 2011

How does NCR define managed services in the retail environment?

Managed services providers offer retailers a single, 24/7 point of contact that is accountable for monitoring store infrastructure and providing high availability of assets. This is critical to improve operations, control overall IT infrastructure costs and offer consumers a positive experience.


June 9, 2011

NCR is adding 800 Blockbuster Express kiosks to Food Lion grocery stores despite litigation over the Blockbuster Express trademark with Blockbuster and Dish Network Corp., which bought Blockbuster out of bankruptcy in late April.

New York City -- NCR is adding 800 Blockbuster Express kiosks to Food Lion grocery stores despite litigation over the Blockbuster Express trademark with Blockbuster and Dish Network Corp., which bought Blockbuster out of bankruptcy in late April.

The kiosks will be added to Food Lions across the mid-Atlantic and southeastern U.S. regions.

September 23, 2010

NCR Corp. said it is holding steady on its marketing and licensing alliance with Blockbuster,...

July 5, 2010

NCR announced it will deploy Blockbuster Express kiosks in nearly all 555 QuikTrip convenience stores...

June 28, 2010

NCR Corp. said Tuesday it plans to install more Blockbuster DVD vending machines in Tennessee,...

May 3, 2010

NCR Corp. said Tuesday it is continuing the growth of its outdoor Blockbuster Express kiosk...

January 19, 2010

NCR Corp. will install its Blockbuster Express-branded DVD-rental kiosks in 35 locations of Gristedes, a...

January 11, 2010

NCR Corp. announced late Monday that specialty retailer Hot Topic has implemented the company’s self-service...

September 30, 2008

When Tesco announced it would “set up shop” in the United States, it described...

May 31, 2008

As consumers’ lives grow increasingly busy, many are demanding that their favorite retailers provide...

May 28, 2008

Blockbuster is preparing to pilot in-store kiosks that will allow customers to download movies onto...

April 30, 2008

Approximately 70% of consumers’ final purchase decisions are made in-store, and more specifically, at the...

March 2, 2008

Dayton, Ohio-based NCR is expanding its family of retail barcode scanners with the debut of...

May 31, 2007

Mervyns Completes POS ConversionMervyns’ decision to replace its point-of-sale system was part of what the...

December 31, 2006

When unexpected events lead him to a crossroads early in his retail technology career, Greg...