Advantech to Participate in Prestigious National Retail Federation (NRF) Show

Advantech Experts Showcase Innovative Portfolio of POS and Business Intelligence Solutions

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Advantech, a leading global manufacturer of advanced Point-of Sale (POS) offerings and retail business technologies, is pleased to announce that company leadership will attend and exhibit at the upcoming National Retail Federation (NRF) conference at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City, N.Y., from Jan. 14 through Jan. 16, 2018. Known globally as “retail’s big show,” the conference draws together the biggest brands in the retail sector. The Advantech team will join other business, technology and retail leaders to demonstrate the company’s comprehensive array of POS and business knowledge applications including: mobile post tablets and retail dashboard systems.

“The Advantech team is pleased to launch the new AIM series of mobile post tablets at NRF as the centerpiece of our impressive POS technology line. We look forward to showing the industry that we have expanded our proven competencies beyond traditional and highly regarded embedded PC and industrial PC lines into the retail space,” said Patrick Chen, senior project engineer at Advantech. “The design expertise of our more than 4,000 engineers, coupled with our in-house manufacturing capacity, positions Advantech’s POS innovations as best-in-the marketplace.”

More than 35,000 attendees expected throughout the three-day convention will have the opportunity to witness Advantech’s creative and groundbreaking collection of retail technology solutions including:

  • Mobile post tablet AIM-35: 8" tablet mobile POS system
  • Mobile post tablet AIM-37: 10" multi-functional mobile POS system
  • UShop+: A cloud platform built for retailers, providing sales insight with business intelligence through multiple solutions such as store traffic analytics and store heatmap.
  • UPOS-510: stationary 15" stylish modularized POS system
  • UPOS-211: stationary 15" compact and stylish all-in-one POS system

NRF guests will learn how the AIM series of mobile post tablets utilize built in payment modules to deliver extraordinary speed, space savings, ease of use and flexibility. And for businesses seeking dashboard analytics to drive growth and enhance the consumer experience, Advantech’s UShop+ software will be showcased as a provider of robust, real-time evaluation.

“NRF is the largest and most attended retail expo for the North American market. We will be engaging with partners, clients and competitors and reviewing the latest technologies relating to the retail market – from POS to the trends for restaurants, department stores, hospitality application systems and more,” said Chris Tulk, account manager at Advantech. “Our talented team members will be ready to highlight Advantech’s state-of-the-art achievements in POS and commercial information platforms.”

Visit Advantech at NRF at booth #203. Discover more about Advantech retail solutions here.

ABOUT ADVANTECH: Founded in 1983, Advantech is a world-leader in providing trusted, innovative embedded and automation products and solutions. With a portfolio of over 1,000 products and a network of more than 8,000 talented people working in 92 major cities worldwide, the Industry 4.0 accelerator offers a comprehensive Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio, customer-centric design services and global logistics support. Renowned for developing and manufacturing high-quality, high-performance hardware and software computing components as well as complete platforms for more than 30 years, the billion-dollar company collaborates closely with select partners across a diverse range of market sectors to provide edge-to-cloud solutions for a wide array of applications—driving smart cities, smart factories and the advancement of industrial and commercial IoT—while achieving the collective corporate vision of enabling an intelligent planet. For more information, visit Find Advantech on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+.

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