26 posts and columns on point of sale
News Bytepretty and pricey iPad stand for business owners, is available at Apple and Best Buy retail stores starting today, the company announced. The $299 sleek, white device includes a credit-card reader but not much else. Still, as AllThingsD’s Mike Isaac wrote in May, “You could slap a $500 iPad on a $300 stand and perhaps buy one or two of the ticket-printing peripherals to go with it, and be set up for under $1,000.” The point-of-sale hardware can also be purchased on Square’s website.
News ByteNQ Mobile, the mobile services company, announced Monday that it will have a retail presence at the point of sale in more than 1,500 Target stores. The retailer will promote at least three of NQ Mobile’s product offerings: NQ Mobile Security, NQ Family Guardian and NQ Mobile Vault for Android.