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Citizen’s New Easy-to-Use CT-S251 Receipt Printer

Posted September 7, 2016

With its unique and stylish design, the two-inch CT-S251 POS printer is perfect for retail and hospitality. The CT-S251 has a class-leading 300 mm/sprint speed and a front exit,compact size. The CT-S251 with Bluetooth is ready for connection to every interface you need most, with toolkit support for iOS, Android and Windows operating systems.

This robust device is built to meet the highest expectations of quality and convenience. Continuous receipt and coupon printing is a cinch, and class-leading print speeds keep you moving quick through peak hours. 

Additional Features:

  • Fast 300 mm/sec
  • 2-inch media: 57.5 ± 0.5 mm
  • MFi / iOS Bluetooth version
  • ENERGY STAR compliant
  • Print, Sleep and Standby modes
  • Long Life Print (LLP)
  • Small footprint
  • Recyclable packaging

Top Ten Reasons Retailers Upgrade to Area-Imagers

Posted January 27, 2016

Traditional laser scanners read linear barcodes at the point-of-sale, a technology that greatly simplified checkout. But today’s highly developed area-imaging scanners enable greater capability and flexibility, putting far more productivity into the hands of retail employees and allowing for revenue-generating mobile marketing initiatives.

With these advantages, it’s no wonder VDC’s 2013 Report forecasts area-imaging scanners sales to grow at a rate of 13.4% for the next three years, compared to the expected 7.3% decline for laser-based scanners over the time period. Imaging technology is firmly established as a cost-effective, durable, technologically capable alternative to laser-based systems. Plus, imagers are capable of supporting retailer’s mobile marketing programs, capturing mobile coupons right off customers’ smartphone screens or automatically collecting their information from ID cards for loyalty program auto-enrollment.

Enable Revenue Generating Mobile Marketing Programs
The Internet and mobile broadband service have created new shopping channels for consumers, and new competition for brick and mortar retailers. At the same, a slow growth economy is limiting expansion of disposable income. Innovative retailers are fighting fire with fire, improving their e-commerce presence and adopting the consumer’s mobile phone as a new marketing medium. Promotions sent via SMS text message or via loyalty apps increase shopping visits, generating both immediate incremental revenue and improving long-term share of wallet. The most commonly used technology to electronically identify loyal shoppers and redeem mobile coupons are 2D barcodes rendered on mobile phone screens. And that requires a high performance, area-imaging barcode scanner at the point-of-sale.
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