NRF’s 101st Annual Convention & Expo takes place January 15 - 18, 2012, at the Javits Convention Center in New York City.
Listed below are NRF 101st Annual Convention & Expo exhibitor profiles.
|Media Contact:||Eddie Stevenson|
|DENSO ADC is the Americas sales arm of DENSO Wave Incorporated, a pioneer of CCD technology and inventor of the QR Code®. DENSO Wave is among the world’s largest manufacturers of mobile data-capture systems. The company offers a wide range of handheld 1-D and 2-D terminals and scanners featuring lightweight, ergonomic designs; high durability; superior resistance to water and dust exposure; power-saving advantages that enable longer battery-powered operating time; advanced communications options; and lower cost of ownership. In addition, DENSO QR Code-generating software is fully compliant with ISO Standard 18004.|
|Media Contact:||Christina Sanchez|
|Since 1946, IEE has specialized in the design, test and support of human-systems interface display technologies.|
|IEE provides the most advanced retail displays, from customer pole displays available with the largest number of languages and emulation modes for flexible implementation, to full-featured POS scanners that go beyond simple price verification to provide an interactive in-store customer experience.|
|The company is also forging the path for 3D imaging in retail displays and is constantly evolving its sunlight-readable, touch-screen outdoor kiosks that come in screen sizes up to 19”.|
|All design, development and manufacturing is housed in IEE’s Van Nuys, Calif. headquarters.|
|Company:||I Love Velvet|
|Media Contact:||Isabelle Kellogg|
|Phone:||917 361 2866|
I Love Velvet and its U-Holster offer the most innovative mobile POS solution with the fastest 2D barcode scanner - less than one second - and the securest payment network directly. The U-Holster is designed to fit over Apple devices and smartphones and the device guarantees a new level of ID security with one time, point-to-point encryption in full view of the consumer and is certified for PCI, PTS, EMV1 and EMV2 for authenticating credit and debit transactions that go directly to the bank in a fully secure network.
|Media Contact:||Kayli Flanders|
|Our award-winning reusable name badge system offers a GREEN, cost-effective and stylish alternative to engraved, single-use name badges. Creating a custom name badge requires only a PC and Printer so name badges are ready right when needed.|
|We are a women-owned business and have ranked in Profit Magazine Canada’s Top 100 Women Entrepreneurs for six years running!|
|Our sustainable efforts have earned us the EarthRight Business Institutes’ (EBI) Silver rating — the first in Canada awarded EBI’s eco-friendly business certification.|
|Media Contact:||Robert Clarke|
With an impressive portfolio of global retailers – Abercrombie & Fitch, Marks & Spencer, H&M, IKEA, Adidas, Reebok, Juicy Couture, Vodafone, Tesco and Morrisons – Irisys is a leader in people counting and real-time checkout line management solutions. The company’s infrared and thermal imaging solutions boost customer service, operational efficiency and profitability by helping retailers deliver on the promise of a superior in-store experience.
|An innovator in award-winning technologies, Irisys has offices in the US, UK and Germany – as well as partners throughout the world.|
|Company:||Mercury Payment System|
|Media Contact:||Wendy Graham|
|Mercury Payment Systems®, one of North America's fastest-growing payment processing companies, provides secure credit, debit, check and gift card processing for almost every type of business. Mercury partners with point-of-sale (POS) developers and resellers to provide merchants with integrated payment processing technology, available for free in hundreds of POS systems. Mercury adds value with extra free services, including unlimited free gift card transactions, 24/7 live customer support, real-time reporting, continuous processing reliability, and more. Mercury was the first payment processor to win RSPA’s Gold Medallion for best overall vendor in 2010, and won it again in 2011.|
|Media Contact:||Enrica Carroll|
|At NRF 2012 MI9 will launch two new solutions: MI9 Retail Hub real-time data communications and MI9 Visual Space Analytics for visual merchandisers.|
MI9 delivers a new generation of retail systems where business intelligence, analytics, and the data warehouse inform and drive timely decision-making at every level of the enterprise — from the sales floor to the executive suite. MI9 Intelligent Retail System — composed of Business Intelligence, Merchandising, Store, and Retail Hub — can be implemented as a fully integrated suite or as stand-alone products alongside existing systems. Retailers act faster, smarter, and more creatively knowing that BI supports every decision. www.mi9retail.com.
|Ticker Symbol & Exchange:||QLIK|
|Media Contact:||Toni Iafrate|
|QlikTech is a leader in Business Discovery — user-driven Business Intelligence (BI). QlikTech's powerful, accessible Business Discovery solution bridges the gap between traditional business intelligence solutions and standalone office productivity applications. Its QlikView Business Discovery platform enables intuitive user-driven analysis that can be implemented in days or weeks rather than months, years, or not at all. The in-memory associative search technology it pioneered allows users to explore information freely rather than being confined to a predefined path of questions. QlikView Business Discovery works with existing BI applications and adds new capabilities: insight for everyone, zero-wait analysis, mobility, an app–like model, remixability and reassembly, and a social and collaborative experience.|
|Media Contact:||Kelly Van Tuinen|
ShopperTrak is a retail technology company whose products and services anonymously count people, analyze the data and reveal opportunities to create financial efficiencies in operations and marketing. Global retailers and mall owners rely on ShopperTrak to provide critical, daily store performance data. With over 40,000 managed devices in service, collecting billions of shopper visits yearly, we are the global leader in people counting and store performance analysis.
|Media Contact:||Garrett Geib|
|Star Micronics, one of the world’s largest printer manufacturers, offers a full line of thermal, impact, multifunction and portable receipt printers which meet the widest of retail applications including line busting and wireless printing. Star will highlight its retail partners including Shopkeep.com and Square. Star’s printing solutions will include the FVP-10, a front loading receipt printer and the TSP100ECO, an eco-friendly receipt printer designed to reduce paper usage and decrease power consumption. In addition, Star Micronics will showcase their popular series of portable receipt printers including the SM-S200, SM-S300, SM-S400 and the rugged SM-T300.|
|Ticker Symbol & Exchange:||(NYSE: TEL)|
|Media Contact:||Sacha Arts|
TE Touch Solutions, a global leader in touchscreen technology, develops, manufactures, and markets a complete line of touch screens, touch monitors, and all-in-one (AiO) touch computers under the Elo and TE brands. Backed by over 40 years of touch experience and with multiple touch technology options, including surface acoustic wave (SAW), resistive, surface capacitive, projected capacitive, acoustic pulse recognition (APR), infrared (IR), and multi-touch, TE and Elo touch products are available for diverse applications in retail, point-of-sale (POS), kiosk, medical, industrial, hospitality, transportation, automotive, mobile and gaming markets. Visit www.elotouch.com or call 1-800-557-1458 for more information.
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