Archive: StrongPoint

Thumbnail-Photo: A new generation of retail cash management
13.07.2015   #epos systems #POS systems

A new generation of retail cash management

CashGuard introduces a new cash management solution for the retail industry

Monero, the new cash management solution by CashGuard continues the tradition of innovation and quality that the company is famous for. Monero is primarily developed for large retail chains with high demands on IT-solutions, large roll-outs, ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Global trends of retail cash management
23.03.2015   #consulting #cashpoints

Global trends of retail cash management

New report by Planet Retail is released

Planet Retail states in their new report that the need for retailers to automate their cash handling is big and will continue to be so for many years to come. Cash payments will remain popular with customers and manual cash handling creates a high ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Transforming the cashier role
20.03.2015   #cash management #cash handling systeme

Transforming the cashier role

Why do so many store owners still let manual cash handling hold them back?

Let’s look at the cashier role. Should the cashier be the gate keeper when the customer leaves the store? Checking everything, making no mistakes, acting almost like staff at the airport security gate. Of course not. The cashier should ...

Thumbnail-Photo: CashGuard and New Vision on the road together with Microsoft...
16.03.2015   #cashpoints #cash management

CashGuard and New Vision on the road together with Microsoft

Microsoft´s Dynamic Business Day 2015 was held last week in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. During the event Microsoft´s representatives, partners and other experts shared their knowledge and showed their cutting-edge solutions for ...

Thumbnail-Photo: A new 20 Euro bill is soon released
15.02.2015   #epos systems #cashpoints

A new 20 Euro bill is soon released

All CashGuard´s solutions are already ready for the new notes

The new 20 Euro banknote from the new Europa series will reach retailers all over the Euro region soon. This is the third step in a seven-step process of replacing all Euro banknotes. The ECB and the national banks of the Euro system releases the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: CashGuard wins contract with Statoil Fuel & Retail Sweden...
09.01.2015   #cashpoints #cash management

CashGuard wins contract with Statoil Fuel & Retail Sweden

CashGuard has been selected by Statoil Fuel & Retail Sweden to provide its cash management systems to “Statoil” full-service stations in Sweden. The solution will be rolling out to stations in February 2015. “We are ...

Thumbnail-Photo: CashGuard hires new Country Manager for Germany...
29.08.2014   #cashpoints #personnel management

CashGuard hires new Country Manager for Germany

CashGuard strengthens its European focus by hiring Harry Timm as the new Country Manager for Germany. Harry has extensive experience with the solution selling approach. He most recently worked as Director of Sales for Zimory GmbH. “It is ...

Thumbnail-Photo: German pharmacies understand Cash Management...
16.06.2014   #cashpoints #cash management

German pharmacies understand Cash Management

Klindwort Pharmacies now uses four CashGuard systems

Some weeks ago another successful CashGuard installation was completed at a German Pharmacy. It was the first out of five Klindwort Pharmacies that now started with four CashGuard systems.    Ever since 2008 CashGuard have helped ...

Thumbnail-Photo: CashGuard expands talent resources by 16%
06.02.2014   #consulting

CashGuard expands talent resources by 16%

Several new employees have joined CashGuard in recent weeks. Distributed among R&D, Support, Sales and Marketing, this expansion is the latest step toward achieving CashGuard’s ambitions to increase its global market ...

Thumbnail-Photo: CashGuard unveils new cash management solution during EuroShop...
08.01.2014   #cash management #cash handling systeme

CashGuard unveils new cash management solution during EuroShop

The leading cash management developers in Europe show a new product line

We invite all retailers visiting EuroShop to come to our booth, G69, Hall 6, and experience our new cash management solution for the retail industry. The new solution is called Monero and it is available for demonstrations during the whole ...

16.12.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

Bakery changes store experience with closed cash handling

A few days ago I visited a bakery store that has changed the store model with the help of closed cash handling. First, let’s think about how a bakery normally looks:  You go through the entrance and walk up to the counter, perhaps with a ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Servicing your cash so you can service your customers...
01.12.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

Servicing your cash so you can service your customers

Cash management for the retail industry with CashGuard

We love cash. And the reason is simple: Cash is good for service and the profit margin of retailers. With a good cash management system, you as a retailer can improve your customer service, save money and time, and improve your profit margin. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: ABBA Museum is a rich man’s utopia
13.11.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

ABBA Museum is a rich man’s utopia

Cash is not accepted at the ABBA museum in Stockholm. The Follow the Money blog describes how museum visitors are tracked and registered all around the world through their card payments

In an earlier blog post I commented on the card-only policy at the ABBA museum in Stockholm, Sweden. The ABBA member Björn Ulvaeus recently published an article “Sluta med smutsiga pengar” (stop using dirty money) in the business ...

Thumbnail-Photo: The cost of cash
15.10.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

The cost of cash

Making cash management as affordable, secure and as effective as possible

We have gathered lots of information that shows that cash is vital in society and among the public. That makes cash a central part of the retail industry. Statistics show that the circulation of cash is steadily increasing in several markets. So the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: New cash means new opportunities for retailers...
30.09.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

New cash means new opportunities for retailers

Sweden is on the verge of introducing a new series of notes and coins

Two banknotes become invalid in December 2013, followed by the others until June 2017. New banknotes and coins will be introduced incrementally until October 2016. The process of introducing new cash will impact on the retail industry in several ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Sodexo Spain chooses CashGuard
18.09.2013   #cash management

Sodexo Spain chooses CashGuard

Cash management for restaurants

The first CashGuard system in a Sodexo restaurant in Spain has been installed. This is the first in a series of installations in Sodexo restaurants in Spain. The installation was done at Jerez de la Frontera at the Cadiz Hospital Juan Grande and ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Cash is like tomatoes
06.09.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

Cash is like tomatoes

What does cash have in common with tomatoes, melons and fabric? The Follow the Money Blog keeps you informed and up to date on cash news in Europe

Cash payments in stores are as natural as inspecting the tomatoes, smelling the melons or feeling the fabric. It has to do with the basic senses such as sight, touch and smell. Cash has a pure, physical value. Stores are physical and web stores ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Introducing new Vice President of Sales at CashGuard...
02.09.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

Introducing new Vice President of Sales at CashGuard

Peter Ahnegård replaces Berend Knauerhase as VP Sales

CashGuard is proud to announce that Peter Ahnegård joins the company as Vice President of Sales. Peter has a strong background in international sales with a focus on expansion strategies in various markets. Peter most recently held the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Sense and Sensibility for Bank of England
26.08.2013   #consulting

Sense and Sensibility for Bank of England

As the CTO at CashGuard, Björn Eriksson is at the forefront of the cash trends. He shares his expert commentary on news, trends and developments in all things related to cash

Jane Austen will be featured on the new GBP10 banknotes. The decision was taken this summer by Bank of England. There was a lot of online activity before and after the decision. Some of it led to police actions. When Sir Winston Churchill was ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Prism proves that going analog protects your privacy...
15.08.2013   #cash management #cash handling systeme

Prism proves that going analog protects your privacy

CashGuard CTO Björn Eriksson is at the forefront of the cash trends. He shares his expert commentary on news, trends and developments in all things related to cash

As the former NSA employee Edward Snowden recently revealed, the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) tracks your life without being invited or telling you. And there are many other organisations doing the same. The recently exposed PRISM ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Closed cash handling gives competitive edge
03.06.2013   #money counting systems #cash tester

Closed cash handling gives competitive edge

The retail industry is more competitive than ever. Store operators have to think of new revenue streams and ways to lower costs

The retail industry is more competitive than ever. We see that in all five verticals that we focus our solutions on: Supermarkets, Petrol Stations, Convenience Stores, Pharmacies and Hospitality. Margins diminish constantly, while the cost of ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Great news for cash users – the new € 5 banknote is released today...
02.05.2013   #bank note counters #bank note validators

Great news for cash users – the new € 5 banknote is released today

New banknote confirms the strength of cash

The European Central Bank (ECB) releases the new €5 banknote today. This is the first step in the process of releasing new banknotes for all denominations of the currency. The theme for the new banknotes is Europe and the new notes will feature ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Cash protects assets in economic crises
28.03.2013   #money counting systems #bank note counters

"Cash protects assets in economic crises"

New CashGuard blog deals with cash-related topics

Cash becomes more important than ever in times of economic crisis. Cyprus is a good example. As the market leader in cash management for retail, CashGuard knows and understands cash management issues. Now we share that expertise in Follow the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: CashGuard releases new website
11.03.2013   #money counting systems #bank note counters

CashGuard releases new website

Responsive site can be accessed via any device – from desktop to mobile phone

CashGuard is proud to introduce its new website at www.cashguard.com. The new site reflects CashGuard’s market leader position and its specialisation in cash management solutions for the retail industry. “The new site represents the ...