Point of sale systems are the brain of a retail store. Sarah Dunn looks at how the right system could support her imaginary retail proposition, Scribble Kitty - a comic shop and cat cafe hybrid. This article is one of a series exploring the practical
Opening a boutique retail store is a bucket-list item for many people, but the reality is more complicated than many prospective retailers imagine. The Register editor Sarah Dunn dares to dream. In this section, she looks at ecommerce.
In a series of articles run in The Register's print magazine, NZ Retail, Sarah Dunn considers the practical realities of launching a boutique retail operation. To help visualise this, Dunn made up an imaginary retail proposition called Scribble Kitty - it's a utopian palace combining
Pharmacies combine an increasingly sophisticated healthcare offering with an equally robust retail aspect. In this profile feature, we asked Grant Bai how Green Cross Health negotiates the balancing act.
The latest cyber threat against retailers may come through your in-store POS system rather than your website. ‘RAM scraper’ malware is becoming increasingly popular, and has caused security breaches against North American and Australian chain stores. Kaon Security managing director Steve Macmillan says it’s only
Around 400 of the farmers, vintners, cheesemakers and other artisans behind the food and beverage products stocking retailers’ shelves came together to celebrate excellence in FMCG at the biggest-ever NZ Food Awards this year.
The gap in the market left by Semble has been filled. New Zealand’s first mobile wallet app pulled the plug on contactless payments back in July, but now, Apple Pay has gone live. The mobile wallet service allows shoppers to load their credit card details
Prestige menswear label Crane Brothers has started offering a finance option. Founder and managing director Murray Crane says weddings have been the main driver, explaining that the launch at the start of this month is aimed to support custom from grooms currently planning their weddings