point-of-sale terminal


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point-of-sale terminal

n
(Commerce) (in retail distribution) a device used to record and process information relating to sales. Abbreviation: POST
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Small-value transactions can now be quickly completed using a payment card with a built-in microchip and wire-loop antenna utilizing very-short-range (several inches) radio waves to securely transmit account information from the card to the merchant point-of-sale terminal.
In concert with its proprietary data center platform, Q Comm's point-of-sale terminal, Q Xpress 200(TM), is currently used by wireless telecommunication carriers, telecommunication distributors, and various retailers to sell a wide range of prepaid products and services, including prepaid wireless telecommunication service, prepaid phone cards, prepaid dial tone, and prepaid debit cards, such as prepaid MasterCard.
Axalto contactless payment smart cards enable cardholders to simply tap their card on the reader or within one inch of a point-of-sale terminal at checkout, instead of swiping their card or handing it to a store employee.
Sierra Wireless EM3420 embedded module connects the MRT300 rugged mobile point-of-sale terminal to CDMA 1X networks for real-time mobile inventory, payment, and delivery transactions
IHL's "2005 North American Hospitality Point-of-Sale Terminal Market Study" reviews the shipments and installed base of POS terminals sold into restaurants and hospitality providers in North America.
In concert with its proprietary data center platform, Q Comm's point-of-sale terminal, Qxpress 200(TM), is currently used by wireless carriers or mobile operators, telecom distributors, and various retailers to sell a wide range of prepaid products and services including prepaid wireless or prepaid mobile, prepaid phone cards, prepaid dial tone and prepaid bank cards, such as prepaid MasterCard.
To use Chase cards with blink, cardmembers simply hold their card near a point-of-sale terminal at checkout, instead of swiping their card or handing it to a concessions' employee.
Providers use the NDC EasyClaimPLUS point-of-sale terminal to submit real-time eligibility inquiries through the NDC network.
NASDAQ-NMS: AWCSA) today jointly announced that they have entered into an agreement under which AW will complete AWare/ISS400 software to link Fujitsu-ICL's new ISS400 integrated store system with retailers' existing FJ-ICL T-2000 and T-2001 point-of-sale terminals.
WS), a provider of prepaid transaction processing and electronic point-of-sale (POS) distribution solutions, recently announced that Global Business Services (GBS) selected Q Comm International to provide point-of-sale terminals and transaction processing software for distribution of prepaid products throughout the Middle East.
WS), a provider of prepaid transaction processing and electronic point-of-sale (POS) distribution solutions, today announced that Global Business Services (GBS) has selected Q Comm International in an exclusive agreement to provide point-of-sale terminals and transaction processing software for distribution of prepaid products throughout Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait and the rest of the Middle East and North Africa.
FortuNet's gaming platforms include networks of both wireless and stationary player terminals, cashier-based point-of-sale terminals, self-service kiosks and central game file servers.