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|January 16, 2014 10:18 AM EST||
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This IDC Retail Insights report presents an overview of the U.S. checkout system market and trends by providing the reader with in-depth data and analysis of the most relevant technology and market trends that are taking place in the checkout industry and shaping the technology going forward. The focus of the document is on the hardware: traditional POS systems, PC cash drawer (PCCD), and self-checkout systems.
Leslie Hand, research director with IDC Retail Insights, says, "U.S. retailers are making bigger allocations of capital to checkout technologies that function as a key component of an integrated consistent omnichannel customer experience that transcends device and enables a rich engaging interactive platform for the future." According to the research IDC Retail Insights has performed, "POS systems remain one of the biggest IT investments retailers make, representing more than 50% of store systems budgets and, along with self-checkout and mobile solutions, will play the critical role of 'keeping the lights on' for satisfying fast, convenient, and effective customer shopping experiences."
Table of Contents
IDC Retail Insights Opinion
In This Study
Checkout Evolution at a Glance
Average Selling Price
Technology and Market Trends in the POS System Space
POS Systems Market Dynamics
Technology and Market Trends in the PCCD System Space
PCCD Systems Market Dynamics
Technology and Market Trends in the Self-Checkout System Space
Self-Checkout Systems Market Dynamics
Actions to Consider
For Technology Vendors
Table: POS Functional Requirements
Table: Comparison: POS Versus PCCD
Figure: Checkout System Evolution, 1990-2017
Figure: U.S. Store Systems Spending Share by Technology, 2012 and 2017
Figure: Worldwide POS Shipment Share by Region, 2012
Figure: U.S. Traditional POS Shipment Share by Vendor, 2012
Figure: U.S. Traditional POS Shipment Share by End User, 2012
Figure: Worldwide and U.S. Traditional POS Shipment and Growth, 2012-2017
Figure: Worldwide and U.S. Traditional POS ASP Dynamics, 2011-2017
Figure: Worldwide PCCD Shipment Share by Region, 2012
Figure: U.S. PCCD Shipment Share by End User, 2012
Figure: Worldwide and U.S. PCCD Shipment and Growth, 2012-2017
Figure: Worldwide and U.S. PCCD ASP Dynamics, 2011-2017
Figure: Worldwide Self-Checkout Shipment Share by Region, 2012
Figure: U.S. Self-Checkout Shipment Share by Vendor, 2012
Figure: U.S. Self-Checkout Shipment Share by End User, 2012
Figure: Worldwide and U.S. Self-Checkout Shipment and Growth, 2012-2017
Figure: Worldwide and U.S. Self-Checkout ASP Dynamics, 2011-2017
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Business Strategy: The Checkout Technology Industry Explored -- the United States
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