point of sale

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point of sale

n. pl. points of sale
A business or place where a product or service can be purchased. Also called point of purchase.

point′-of-sale′ adj.

point of sale

n
(Commerce) (in retail distribution) the place at which a sale is made. Abbreviation: POS
Translations

point of sale

n (Comm) → Verkaufsstelle f

point of sale

n (Comm) → punto di vendita
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RAPTOR is an accelerated checkout lane, not self-checkout.
Nothing got Shaylar breathing again so O'Neill began mouth-to-mouth resuscitation as worried shoppers stood by in the checkout lane.
Perhaps more females would prefer the self-service aisles if they took to heart the following data: The average woman can lose over four pounds a year by resisting the impulse items, such as candy and chocolate at the checkout lane (IHL Group based these figures on the average purchase and consumption of caloried impulse items, using 200 calories per item, and 3,500 calories per pound.
Grocery stores provide coupons that print out at the checkout lane based on specific purchases.
Most consumers still shop at stores that use traditional shopping carts that they unload onto the checkout lane.
When a customer reaches the checkout lane, he places his finger on a small reader device at the register and selects his payment method.
In a study inspired by a high school science project undertaken by one of the researcher's sons, they tested 68 $1 bills that were collected from people at a grocery checkout lane and at a concession stand during a high school sporting event.
Shoppers then take the receipt to a special pay station where a cashier scans the receipt, payment is made and the customer bypasses the conventional checkout lane altogether.
IBM's new Smarter Checkout solution provides shoppers a more personalized, interactive experience that includes letting customers purchase specialized items such as lottery, theater and show tickets in the checkout lane.
In increasing numbers, at grocery chains and other retailers, the self- checkout lane is empowering shoppers as never before.
Of the 200 shoppers using assisted checkout, 35% said they chose an assisted checkout lane vs.