The Oct. 12 deadline for convenience stores to update their point-of-sale (POS) devices from POSReady 7 to Windows 10 has come and gone. As a result, c-store retailers still running the outdated software on their devices are no longer supported by the software giant and have opened themselves up to several risks in the process.
The new model of shops introduces an unprecedented shopping format merging online ordering and pick-up shops in which robots prepare the parcels, and home delivery service.
We thoroughly enjoyed producing a live webinar with CSP Daily this month ‘Giving Convenience Stores an ‘Edge’ where we were fortunate to have guest speakers David Konynenbelt, Retail IT Manager/CIO, Shell Canada and Gray Taylor, Executive Director, Connexus participate.
“Automation is making a significant impact in accounts receivable,” YayPay CEO Anthony Venus told PYMNTS. “The finance process has historically been extremely manual and inefficient, and today, companies are leveraging automation to complete tasks within the O2C cycle quickly and accurately.”
Private label is quickly becoming the latest competitive battleground among instant-needs companies looking to improve margins and secure customer loyalty.