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Intelligent Point of Sale Limited, Gold Member of Star’s VIP Club, wins Annual Prize Draw to visit NRF Retail Exhibition in New York City

High Wycombe, 27 January 2016 - Star Micronics announces that Intelligent Point of Sale Limited, a Gold member of Star’s VIP Club for software developers, successfully won the Club’s Annual Prize Draw to visit the NRF Retail Exhibition recently held in New York City.

Intelligent Point of Sale is the creator of the cloud based, iPad point of sale application intelligentpos®, a low cost, cutting edge EPOS system that enables businesses to start selling products quickly and easily, control and track sales and stock in real-time, from any location.

Star Micronics and Intelligent Point of Sale at NRF
Star Micronics and Intelligent Point of Sale at NRF

The Star VIP Club for software developers and system integrators offers a range of exclusive benefits including dedicated sales, marketing and technical support alongside access to comprehensive SDKs. Members can also take part in competitions, receive rewards and incentives as well as benefit from a number of additional initiatives. Membership level is allocated based upon pre-determined criteria set out by Star Micronics EMEA.

As a Gold member of Star’s VIP Club, Intelligent Point of Sale has demonstrated a high level of commitment to the Star brand and has successfully integrated Star products into a variety of applications.

Visitors to the Retail Business Technology Expo in London in March 2016 will be able to experience first-hand the solutions offered by Intelligent Point of Sale alongside a number of other Star VIP Club members who will be present on the Star stand (310).

As Annette Tarlton, Marketing Director, Star Micronics EMEA, states: “Our partnership with Intelligent Point of Sale provides retail and hospitality with powerful, innovative and cost-effective mPOS solutions. We are delighted that they have been able to join Star at a very successful NRF this year and look forward to having their solutions on our stand at RBTE in March.”

Robin Knox, co-founder and CEO of Intelligent Point of Sale, commented: “Being at NRF has been extremely exciting. Seeing the launch of the new WiFi printer, in particular, has convinced me that this is going to be a fantastic addition to Star Micronics’ product range and will provide our customers with a truly, off-the-shelf product so they can get started right away.”

Andrew Calzetti, CMO of Intelligent Point of Sale adds that “all the work integrating our solution with Star Micronics is paying dividends. We are very excited to be working closely together again in 2016, to address the needs of the modern entrepreneur and bring to market full-feature EPOS solutions that will deliver the power of big business to SMEs and start-ups.”

Background information on Intelligent Point of Sale Limited
Founded in 2012, Intelligent Point of Sale Limited (based in Edinburgh) develops cutting-edge software for SMEs to utilise on iOS devices (iPad) as a low cost cloud-based point of sale (EPOS) solution. Intelligentpos® is an easy-to-use and set-up mobile and fully customizable till system that will work on an iPad, allow Credit Card payments, control stock, automate re-ordering, manage tables, build and apply promotions and discounts, recognise and reward loyalty, maximize efficiency, automate and help grow a business thanks to its powerful reporting system, which allows remote management and control, anytime, anywhere.

Background Information on Star Micronics
Founded in 1947, Star Micronics is one of the world's largest printer manufacturers and has facilities for worldwide production, marketing and support. Employing over 1900 staff and achieving turnover in excess of £250 million, Star Micronics has developed a POS printer portfolio that spans thermal and dot matrix printers and mechanisms, designed for barcode, ticketing, receipts and labelling. Star's proven technology is also being utilised to develop reader/writer systems for visual/smart and magnetic stripe cards and to install print mechanisms in multimedia kiosk environments. The Star Micronics' range is available internationally via a distribution channel comprising distributors and dealers.


For further information, please visit or contact:
Annette Tarlton
Marketing Director
Star Micronics EMEA
Tel: +44 (0)1494 471111

Claire Smith
PR Manager
Star Micronics EMEA
Tel: +44 (0)1494 471111

For further information on Intelligent Point of Sale Limited, please visit: or contact:
Andrew Calzetti
Chief Marketing Officer
Intelligent Point of Sale Limited
Tel: +44 (0)800 404 5805