eCommerce Meets Point of Sale Meets Back Office, That’s TruCommerce

TRUNO has its roots in point of sale solutions, which means we understand both the complexity and the importance of those systems. We also know it’s vital your POS integrates seamlessly with your ...

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Loss Prevention Solutions: Add to Your Bottom Line

Loss Prevention Solutions: Add to Your Bottom Line

Many things affect the bottom line of grocery and retail stores, not the least of which is inadequate loss prevention systems. According to a National Retail Federation study, American retailers lose billions of dollars in potential sales each year due to “shrinkage” – which is the loss of inventory because of actions such as shoplifting, employee theft, administrative error, and cashier error.

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Super Bowl Sunday - Did you Have a POS (Game) Plan

Super Bowl Sunday - Did you Have a POS (Game) Plan

Another Super Bowl has come and gone and with it so has all the hype, fun, and crazy emotions that are a part of it – especially if your favorite team was lucky enough to compete for the championship. As a grocer or owner of another retail-based business, you undoubtedly enjoyed the sudden spike in sales that comes with Super Bowl Sunday. The National Retail Federation estimates that the average viewer annually spends around $80 (and more) on the Super Bowl, which includes game-day food, athletic wear, and more.

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TRUNO Employee Spotlight: Kerry Hines

TRUNO Employee Spotlight: Kerry Hines

TRUNO is a family, and our employees are the core of that family. Our team spans from coast to coast, and each team member brings honesty, integrity, and amazing talent to work with them each day. Together, we’re glad to be the trusted technology provider our customers can rely on! Our next TeamTRUNO highlight is all about Kerry Hines. Kerry Hines is a Sales Executive for our Oregon, Washington, and Alaska territories where she’s focused on developing new business in the Northwest. As an Ishida Product Specialist, she assists her team with installation, implementation, and support. She’s been on the team since December 2015.

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Meat Trends & Regulations in 2017

Meat Trends & Regulations in 2017

  Where’s the beef? On many consumers’ plates, it turns out. According to the Food Market Institute, beef remains the top-selling meat in foodservice, and it’s a trend that’s expected to continue in 2017. For retailers, it’s a trend that means expanding beef selections to meet consumer demand. But along with this demand comes an increasing expectation of transparency, particularly when it comes to information about beef.

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TimeForge As Your Labor Management Solution for 2017

TimeForge As Your Labor Management Solution for 2017

  In an ever-changing world of healthcare compliance and other concerns, labor management has become an increasingly bigger challenge for grocery store owners and other retailers. Managing full-time and part-time employees has become more labor-intensive and, in many ways, more burdensome. If your store is using an outdated labor management process for scheduling, payroll, organizing paperwork and documents, and more, then a New Year is a great time to switch to a new system. At TRUNO, we’ve partnered with TimeForge, the retail industry leader in labor management software, to provide you with an easy, centralized, and efficient solution.

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4 Grocer Trade Shows You Should Attend

4 Grocer Trade Shows You Should Attend

A trade show is one of the best places to network and learn more about the grocery industry. It’s a fantastic meeting ground for retailers looking to expand their knowledge – with the right people. However, they’re not cheap to attend. With travel and hotel stay, it can add up into the thousands rather quickly. We’re here to tell you which shows are the most effective to drive success, both in your career and as a grocer. Be sure to look out for TRUNO at these events, we’d love to connect with you and learn how we can help navigate your business down the road to retail success!

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Why a New Year Means a New POS Terminal

Why a New Year Means a New POS Terminal

 It’s a New Year and, hopefully for your retail business, one filled with new goals and excitement for the year ahead. It may also be time for a new Point-of-Sale terminal. While implementing new technology can be a bit daunting at times – the alternative of running an outdated POS system that’s slowing down your operation and missing key data about your customers is far from ideal. So, why not ring in the New Year with a new system that will pay long-term dividends?

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How To Integrate Self-Checkout Lanes Into Your Small Business

How To Integrate Self-Checkout Lanes Into Your Small Business

While self-checkout systems are nothing new, they’ve experienced a tremendous surge recently and use will likely double in the next couple of years, experts at Kiosk Marketplace say. And they’re not just popping up in supermarkets but other retail markets such as convenience stores and department stores.

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5 Features You'll Want to Know About the Toshiba SurePOS Ace System

5 Features You'll Want to Know About the Toshiba SurePOS Ace System

  One of the most important things you can do for your business in the New Year is to make sure that you’re getting the most out of your POS system. POS technology is ever-evolving, and if your system is outdated it probably costs you time and money – while also having a negative effect on your customer’s experience.

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