DIGI Tech- Shop &Go

EuroCIS is your chance to catch a sneak preview of this solution before the official launch! This new, innovative solution allows shoppers to use their own smartphones to scan products in the store, add them to their basket, and checkout at a self-payment station. It also works with non-barco

The attraction of cash discounting.

In my previous post, I gave some general information about cash discounting, what it is, and Visa’s rules regarding it. (View prev post)  So exactly what is the appeal of cash discounting for merchants then?  First, it is important to understand that EVERY  time you

What is cash discounting?

Cash discounting has become a popular way for merchants to offset credit card processing fees. But what is cash discounting?

Doctor Who? On this day in 1963


On Saturday November 23, 1963 the BBC premier of Doctor Who aired. The premise of the show is to follow a time travelling extraterrestrial being, known as The Doctor, on his adventures. His vehicle of choice, known as a TARDIS (Time and Relative Dimension in Space) cleverly disguised as a pol

On this day in 1976, Sylvester Stallone scores a knock out at the box office with the film Rocky.

Rocky,  written by and starring Sylvester Stallone grossed $5 million during its opening weekend eventually reaching 117 million at the North American box office. Made with a budget of just over a million dollars, this sleeper hit, became the highest grossing film of 1976 earning global

When Nature Fights Back- This day in 1820

On November 20, 1820 the the American whaler, Essex from Nantucket Mass, was attacked and sunk by a Sperm whale in the Southern Pacific, thousands of miles off the coast of South America.  Captain George Pollard and his crew of 20 were forced to make for land in the whaleboats. What foll

Fun Fact- Apollo 12, Nov 19,1967

On this day in 1969 the second manned mission to the moon, Apollo12, landed in the “Ocean of Storms.” (Oceanus Procellarum)   This precision landing, commanded and executed by Charles (Pete) Conrad Jr,  landed within walking distance of the Surveyor III spacecraft. Along

“Nothing is certain but death and taxes…”

“Our new Constitution is now established, everything seems to promise it will be durable; but, in this world, nothing is certain except death and taxes.”

Today in History…Sunny Days…

Sesame Street debuted on November 10, 1969 on PBS television stations. Many of us grew up watching Big Bird, Ernie and Bert, and of course Oscar the grouch.  Oh and who could forget Grover. 

Choosing a Weighing Scale.

A price computing printing scale is an industry staple.