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    Tokheim Solutions renamed as TSG UK Solutions

    2020-05-12T00:00:00Z

    Tokheim Solutions UK has changed its name to TSG UK Solutions and appointed Henry Simpson as UK managing director. Simpson joined TSG UK in September 2019 as interim managing director after more than 20 years as commercial director at Adler and Allan. TSG emerged out of the Tokheim Group after ...

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    New Countertop Shield helps reduce spread of contagious germs

    2020-05-12T00:00:00Z

    APG Cash Drawer has launched the Guardian Countertop Shield for convenience stores, petrol forecourts, supermarkets, pharmacies and surgeries. The Shield is designed to help reduce the spread of contagious, airborne germs commonly caused by coughing or sneezing. Paul Griffiths, president and CEO at APG, said: "Businesses are trying to re-calibrate ...

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    Spar Loughbrickland adopts electronic shelf-edge labels

    2020-05-12T00:00:00Z

    Spar Loughbrickland in County Down has installed 3,500 EDGEPoS electronic shelf-edge labels (ESELs) on products for sale in the store. Co-owner Dale Beckett said: "We made the decision to install EDGEPoS ESELs after researching the product and speaking to other retailers who already use them. One of the biggest attractions ...

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    Volumatic warns retailers to prepare for a rise in forged £20 paper notes

    2020-05-12T00:00:00Z

    Forecourts need to prepare themselves for a rise in counterfeit notes following the recent introduction of the new £20 polymer, according to Mike Severs, sales and marketing director at cash-handling specialist Volumatic. "These plastic-style notes are not only more durable, but have heightened security features to help prevent counterfeit notes," ...

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    More than 2,000 sites take up GripHero’s offer

    2020-05-12T00:00:00Z

    More than 2,000 forecourts across Europe, North America, the Middle East and Australia, signed up to Devon-based GripHero’s offer of free hand-protection dispensers on the fuel pump as forecourts globally try to protect the public and staff against the transmission of Covid-19. The award-winning patented hand-protection dispenser, designed by inventor ...

  • RDS introduces new contact-free body temperature measurement and facial recognition check-in station
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    RDS introduces new contact-free body temperature measurement and facial recognition check-in station

    2020-05-11T00:00:00Z

    As the country begins to return to work, Review Display Systems (RDS) has launched a new access management station which offers a safe and efficient control solution for personnel checking in to a work environment. The new RDS check-in station has been designed to protect the working environment during ...

  • Ergonomic Solutions develops low-cost screen for till area
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    Ergonomic Solutions develops low-cost screen for till area

    2020-05-06T00:00:00Z

    While many larger retailers already have many social distancing measures in place for staff and customers, this isn’t necessarily the case with other retail businesses, according to Ian Dewar, group managing director, of technology mounting and mobility solution specialists, Ergonomic Solutions. “Most retailers offering essential items and groceries who have ...

  • Nisa store development team helps retailers make stores safer
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    Nisa store development team helps retailers make stores safer

    2020-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Nisa’s store development team has been helping its retailers to make their stores safer for shoppers and staff during the coronavirus crisis. While more usual store development projects have had to be put on hold, instead the team has been identifying new support mechanisms for retailers. The format team has ...

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    Tokheim Solutions UK changes name to TSG UK Solutions

    2020-05-01T00:00:00Z

    Tokheim Solutions UK has changed its name to TSG UK Solutions and appointed Henry Simpson as UK managing director. Henry joined TSG UK in September 2019 as interim managing director after more than 20 years as commercial director at Adler and Allan. He said: “I am delighted to ...

  • 2000 forecourts take up GripHero’s free hand-protection dispenser offer
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    2000 forecourts take up GripHero’s free hand-protection dispenser offer

    2020-04-30T00:00:00Z

    More than 2,000 forecourts across Europe, North America, the Middle East and Australia, have signed up to Devon-based GripHero’s offer of free hand-protection dispensers on the fuel pump in the past month as forecourts globally try to protect the public and staff against the avoidable transmission of Covid-19. ...

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    Paypoint secures partnership with Deliveroo

    2020-04-20T00:00:00Z

    PayPoint has announced a new partnership deal with online food delivery company Deliveroo. The deal means qualifying independent retailers can now apply to access an exclusive proposition, with the ability for those selected to be live on Deliveroo in just a few days according to Paypoint, which says retailers ...

  • Coronavirus: Istobal turns its hand to ’disinfection’
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    Coronavirus: Istobal turns its hand to ’disinfection’

    2020-04-20T00:00:00Z

    Spanish vehicle wash group Istobal, has developed automatic arches for the disinfection of PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) of health personnel, security forces and emergencies personnel in addition to arches for the external disinfection of vehicles in order to fight against COVID-19. The company has started the production of this ...

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    IDS Media UK launches digital hand sanitising unit for brands to reach consumers in retail stores

    2020-04-20T00:00:00Z

    IDS Media UK has launched a digital hand sanitising unit for use in retail stores. The unit, called Messenger, features a contactless dispenser releasing Sterizar sanitiser liquid killing 99.999% of bacteria and lasting for up to six hours on the users’ hands. The unit also has a built-in 21-inch digital ...

  • Volumatic warns forecourts of rise in £20 paper forgeries
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    Volumatic warns forecourts of rise in £20 paper forgeries

    2020-04-16T00:00:00Z

    Forecourts need to prepare themselves for a rise in counterfeit notes following the recent introduction of the new £20 polymer, according to Mike Severs, sales and marketing director at Coventry-based Volumatic, the intelligent cash-handling specialist. “These plastic-style notes - which joined the £5 and £10 notes in circulation ...

  • Paypoint takes full ownership of Collect+ parcel service for £6m
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    Paypoint takes full ownership of Collect+ parcel service for £6m

    2020-04-08T00:00:00Z

    PayPoint has announced a £6m deal with Yodel to take full ownership of Collect+, the parcel services operation which has a store network of more than 7,000 newsagents, convenience stores, supermarkets and petrol stations. The agreement reaffirms the long-term partnership between the two companies, with Yodel committing to a ...

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    Tchibo trials new water refill station at Parkfoot, West Malling

    2020-04-07T00:00:00Z

    Tchibo Coffee Service is currently trialling a water refill station at Parkfoot Filling Station, West Malling, on its Smokin’ Bean coffee destination. The trial has developed from Tchibo’s aim to cut single-use plastic usage, which has seen it promoting the use of KeepCups for coffee. With more customers carrying around ...

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    Epos link to PayPoint One Pro retailers rolls out

    2020-04-07T00:00:00Z

    An epos link is now available to PayPoint One Pro retailers who are members of Premier, Family Shopper and Shop Locally, following a national trial involving more than 50 retailers. Users will benefit from daily price updates, monthly consumer promotions, the ability to place orders through the PayPoint One mobile ...

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    Another site signs up for Henderson’s EDGEPoS

    2020-04-07T00:00:00Z

    Adderstone Service Station, a Keystore and Harvest Energy-branded forecourt in Belford, Northumberland, has become the latest retailer to install the EDGEPoS system. The site’s owner John Davidson said: "We decided to install EDGEPoS after being severely let down by our previous epos provider. The system met our needs for the ...

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    Coranavirus means UNITI Expo 2020 postponed from May until February 2021

    2020-04-07T00:00:00Z

    The Committee of the European Manufacturers of Petroleum Measuring and Distributing equipment (CECOD), has made an official statement in support of the postponement of UNITI Expo 2020, which has been rescheduled due to the coronavirus crisis. Originally the exhibition was due to take place in Stuttgart, Germany, between May 26-28, ...

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    Covid 19 floor signs help keep shoppers apart

    2020-04-07T00:00:00Z

    A new range of floor signs has been developed by labelling systems firm Beaverswood to prompt customers in-store to remain two metres apart to comply with coronavirus regulations. The self-adhesive, high-visibility floor signs and hazard tapes are designed to highlight and encourage social distancing in queues at tills. Some forecourt ...