SOURCE: Star Micronics

Star Micronics

October 01, 2015 08:00 ET

Star Micronics Releases mPOP™, the Ultimate Mobile Point of Purchase Solution

SOMERSET, NJ--(Marketwired - Oct 1, 2015) - Continuing its philosophy of 'Always Leading-Always Innovating,' Star Micronics is proud to announce the release of the mPOP™, Mobile Point of Purchase, the first hybrid for tablet POS that combines a cash drawer and printer peripheral. With convenient Bluetooth and USB connectivity, this compact, stylish, yet fully integrated peripheral is an ideal solution for tablet and mobile device based POS system. Simply connect your preferred tablet or mobile device of choice and the mPOP™ transforms into a fully integrated POS system.

The mPOP™ combines a two-inch thermal receipt printer with "Drop-In and Print" paper loading and a compact cash drawer with 4 bill and adjustable 6 or 8 coin slots. The hidden space under the removable coin till provides extra security for high value currency, store checks, and credit card slips. For added security, a locking base bracket is included with the mPOP™ to ensure reliable mounting on countertops. Enhancing its functionality, the mPOP™ includes USB ports for charging external devices, optional plug and play barcode scanner, and a universal device stand.

Compatible with all major operating systems (iOS, Android, and Windows), the mPOP™ works with any supported mobile software and payment system, allowing retailers the freedom of using various platform options. With Apple MFi certification, the mPOP™ can also connect easily and pair with the iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch®. Additionally, the mPOP™ includes a 2 year bumper to bumper warranty and is compatible with AllReceipts™, Star Micronics' FREE digital receipt solution which is available to download on all iOS and Android mobile devices. Retailers can offer AllReceipts™ to customers by simply enabling AllReceipts™ from a Windows driver. For iOS and Android applications, developers will integrate this feature into their application.

With multiple exit options for enhanced cable management, the mPOP™ complements any countertop area for a visually appealing POS system. The functions and connectivity of the mPOP™ make processing customer transactions smooth and effective for small shops, cafes, florists, bars, and many more. Aesthetically simple and elegant, the mPOP™ provides the ultimate point of sale solution for the new face of mPOS.

For additional information, please visit the Star Micronics mPOP web page here: http://www.starmicronics.com/printer/multifunction_system/mpop .

-Star is the partner for the future, with proven leadership and innovative solutions, today!

About Star Micronics America
Star Micronics America, Inc. is a subsidiary of Star Micronics Co., Ltd., one of the largest POS manufacturers and mobile solution enablers world-wide. Star Micronics also manufactures high-precision machine tools and precision parts. Star Micronics Co., Ltd. is publicly traded on the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. For more information, visit www.starmicronics.com or call 800-782-7636. 

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