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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Increased Speed and Basket Size with NCR FastLane SelfServ

Increased Speed and Basket Size with NCR FastLane SelfServ

Short on Space Simply put, Porter’s Thriftway was out of room. Business was growing and long lines were beginning to form during peak times. Porter’s began to realize the throughput their current footprint was providing was not going to cut it. Three additional checkout lanes were needed to accommodate their increase in sales, but Porter’s lacked the square footage to add the lanes. The disruption of demo and new construction was too costly to be an option. Porter’s was in search of a creative solution to maximize their current space. 

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5 Myths of Self Checkout

5 Myths of Self Checkout

  90% of consumers polled identify themselves as users of self-checkout. Source: 2014 Global Customer Study conducted by NPD Group for NCR Are you prepared to meet the self-service expectations of consumers today? In today’s competitive market, self–service is redefining the customer experience. Tech savvy consumers have been serving themselves at banks, airports, gas stations, and other establishments for years, making self-service necessary to remain competitive and stay relevant in today's market.  Many would argue it is an expected option of the customer experience today.  

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Are We in a Grocery Revolution?

Are We in a Grocery Revolution?

According to the U.S. Census, there are 123 million households in America today. The Food Marketing Institute's (FMI) U.S Grocery Shopper Trends Report found that 203 million people claim to have at least fifty percent of their household responsible for grocery shopping.  The research reveals some unexpected changes in consumer trends.  FMI is calling it a "grocery revolution".  Here is a peek at some of their stats:

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Labor Management Best Practices in Reaction to Minimum Wage Increase

Labor Management Best Practices in Reaction to Minimum Wage Increase

California state legislature’s March 31st approval to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2022, means retailers must evaluate their labor management strategy to protect their margins. The state of New York recently reached a similar deal establishing higher minimum wage requirements and experts say other states are sure to follow. 

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FDA Menu Labeling Rule Requirements Effective December 1, 2016

On December 1st, 2014 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized the requirements for the Menu Labeling Rule which will go into effect December of 2016.  This new rule will require establishments who serve food, including supermarkets, to post calorie information for foods on display, self-service items and items that appear on menus or menu boards.  According to the FDA, some 300,000 establishments including “non-restaurants” will be covered under the new rule, are you?

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TRUNO Earns PCI Security Standards Council QIR Certification

TRUNO Earns PCI Security Standards Council QIR Certification

TRUNO, Retail Technology Solutions (TRUNO) today announced recognition from the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) as a Qualified Integrator Reseller (QIR)™ on March 14th, 2016. As a QIR provider, TRUNO is authorized to implement, configure, and support validated PA-DSS Payment Applications on behalf of merchants or service providers for purposes of performing Qualified Installations as part of the QIR Program. QIR providers serve an important role in the payments and information technology value chain by supporting their client’s ability to achieve and maintain PCI DSS compliance. TRUNO’s customers are able to obtain a higher level of assurance that their payment application is installed, configured and supported by knowledgeable professionals that are well-versed in both vendor installation guidance and are PCI SSC certified.  

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