mPOS 101

What merchants need to know about mobile point-of-sale technology.

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Make Retail Conversion a Team Sport

Leverage the best of digital and physical customer experiences.

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Infographic: Tablet Kiosk Project Vitals

Whether you plan on deploying 5 mobile devices or 50,000, there are many factors you need to consider for a successful deployment. This cheatsheet has been built to help guide you through all of the decisions you need to make for your unique tablet or smartphone project.

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Talking With: Amazon payments exec on brokering consumer trust, solving customer pain points (Part 1)

Mobile Payments Today sat down with Patrick Gauthier at the Shoptalk conference to discuss a wide range of topics about e-commerce, the checkout experience and what makes Pay with Amazon different from MasterPass, PayPal and Visa Checkout.

Retailers should seek to own mobile payments

A panel discussion at the ShopTalk conference in Las Vegas focused on the issues merchants face today as it relates to the mobile customer experience.

MCX delays nationwide rollout of CurrentC mobile wallet

Almost four years after its formation, MCX has little to show for its efforts outside a pilot in one Midwest city.

Kohl’s first retailer melding Apple Pay, store charge card, loyalty program

Kohl's customers can now tap Apple Pay to use their store charge cards and not miss out on earning loyalty rewards in the process.

Where did Starbucks go wrong with loyalty?

Brands can learn a lot from the Starbucks reward program controversy — from using best methods in the program development stages, to structuring reward programs to remain flexible, to striking a smarter balance between customer happiness and business needs.

Mobile's role in ID verification for age-restricted merchants

Mobile identity verification is a topic that the industry often overlooks, but Michael Hagen from Mitek shares some thoughts on why it's important for certain merchants.

Talking With: NCR's Eli Rosner about the current state of omnichannel

NCR believes it is at the forefront of the ongoing changes we see in omnichannel, whether it's at a bank or retailer.

Asian mobile operators can disrupt the online payments industry

Gerri Kordes, chief business officer at Fortumo, believes the growing mobile population in the region is a good opportunity for operators there to take advantage of the growth.

March mobile payments 5 for 5: Mobile World Congress in focus

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in March, and what we can learn from them.

Trends on the horizon for mobile payments

One security expert gives his predictions about what we'll see in this industry going forward.

Visa Europe's cashless pitch to Brits paints cash users as weirdos

With its new ad campaign and tagline ('It's all the change you need'), Visa Europe takes a stab at 'coin-shaming' Brits into making more contactless payments.

Mobile payments play a role in Messenger's quest to become more like WeChat

A media report recently revealed a potential plan for Facebook to add an in-store mobile payments option to Messenger. This could be another step in the company's plans to introduce a digital wallet.

Retailers ponder ways to embed loyalty into mobile wallets

What customers want is an easy way to use their fully functional mobile wallets to pay for everything from airline tickets to pharmacy items to clothing. And they'd be extra happy if their airline miles and retailer rewards balances could be incorporated into those transactions.

SXSW spotlight: Best practices from Nordstrom, REI for mobile retail integration

Providing consumers with a rewarding and successful digital experience can be tricky given integration hurdles that come into play.

Six months after the US EMV liability shift, where do we stand?

Andrew Molloy, the director of product of Ingenico Mobile Solutions, writes about the mPOS aspect of the EMV shift.

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August 18-20, 2014 | Chicago

think mobile first.

CONNECT: Mobile Innovation Summit will explore the many opportunities that retail and restaurant enterprises have for leveraging mobile and digital channels to build their brands, increase sales and improve customer engagement, experience and loyalty. During this event, you will network, share ideas and learn from the brightest minds in the industry.


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