What Is Common Debit AID and Why Does It Matter?

The U.S. may have the most complex point of sale (POS) debit payment system in the world. This can be traced back to its origins as an ATM card acceptance process, supported by multiple ATM networks. These grew into today’s point of sale (POS) networks, with support from major card brands, and the concept of “signature debit” transactions processed through credit networks.

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VIDEO: Industry Insights on IoT Payments and Connected Screens

The payments industry in North America is evolving fast and merchants across multiple verticals need to think about giving their customers new payment experiences. We caught up with Chris Tyghe, VP of Strategic Development at Ingenico Group Canada, to learn about the landscape for IoT payments and connected screens and how they can benefit merchants across different verticals. Watch the videos below:

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4 Mistakes to Avoid When Buying a POS System for Your Restaurant

There are a lot of different aspects to consider before purchasing a new POS system for your restaurant. Being that the entire staff and management team will rely on your POS system to run the daily operations and to track key metrics, it is an important investment and business owners should take the time to find the system that is going to be the right fit for their specific wants, operations, and budget.

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Making the Jump From E-Tail to Retail Is Easier Than You Think

The hype surrounding Amazon Go has sparked a lot of debate about the “e-tail to retail” movement, which has become more popular over the past five years. However, as the line between e-tail and retail businesses continues to blur, the launch of Amazon Go does not necessarily reflect the approach that other online retailers are (or should be) taking when opening brick and mortar shops.

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