Guest Column | February 13, 2012

Mobile POS: Evolving The Sales Receipt, Guest Series Part 3

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By Epson America

If you attended the National Retail Federation (NRF) show in January, you saw mobile POS showcased everywhere. According to this year’s Annual Store Systems Study by RIS News and IHL Consulting Group, by 2015, over 2.7 million tablets a year will be shipped for use in North American Retail/Hospitality. Nearly 75% of respondents in the study listed mobile concepts a top priority, either for associates or consumers. Retailers apart from Apple Stores that have announced chain-wide deployments of mobile POS solutions include Home Depot, Lowes, Nordstrom, Urban Outfitters, Gap, Disney Stores, and Guess.

As mobile POS skyrockets in retail, the question many are asking is, "How does the receipt evolve with my mobility initiatives?"

You can still catch up with Part 1 and Part 2 of this series.