Mar 15, 2019

USAT’s Maeve McKenna-Duska Discusses the Future of Unattended Retail, Impact of Amazon Go and Digital Payments as the Bridge to Consumers


During CES in Las Vegas in January, Maeve McKenna-Duska, VP of Marketing and Strategic Development of USA Technologies, offered her insights on unattended retail during a one-on-one fireside chat. Below are a few takeaways. To watch the full interview, click here. Why is unattended retail important? Unattended retail, as an industry, has been around for […]

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Jan 3, 2019

3 Reasons Why Electronic Invoicing Improves Your P&L at OCS Accounts

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Office Coffee Service

Invoicing. Does this word remind you of the effort involved with reconciliation and resolution of dispute with clients? If it does, you are definitely not alone.Office Coffee Service (OCS) operators often site Invoicing as one area of operations that they would like significant improvement in, and we bring to you the one step you can take to transform […]

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Nov 20, 2018

Money20/20 Recap: The Future of Money is Now

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Cashless Trends

For years, Money20/20 has hung its hat on defining what the financial industry considers to be the “future” of money. For most of the recent past, this has encompassed themes such as increasing consumer adoption of new digital currency and mobile wallets, or emerging ecosystems linked to any form of online payments, and even hypothetical […]

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Nov 13, 2018

5 Must-Do’s to Improve the Customer Experience in OCS

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Customer Experience

You are only as strong as your morning coffee. Is this your life motto? While it may be what kick starts our day, coffee has certainly expanded from a drink to an experience. Customers expect more from their morning coffee than ever before and these trends don’t seem to be slowing down. While we talk […]

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Oct 16, 2018

The Future of Payments : Goodbye Cash, Hello Virtual Payments!

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Cashless Trends

Remember the old saying, “Cash is KING?” Well, we are in a time where cash is really no longer king anymore and things like credit or debit cards, digital wallets and even apps are taking over the ways in which consumers pay today. If anything, cash has become a pain to deal with, regardless if […]

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Jan 8, 2018

USA Technologies is Headed to CES – Join Us!


The USAT team is excited for CES (Consumer Electronics Show) — the world’s largest consumer electronics expo in Las Vegas January 9-12, 2018, and we have some fun things in store! The team will be on hand to offer insight into the future of retail by discussing the many innovations self-serve retail has demonstrated in […]

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Dec 14, 2017

IAAPA Attractions Expo Reflections


Today’s blog was written by Curtiss Couch, Regional Sales Director, Southeast for USA Technologies.  The “I” in “IAAPA” could stand for imagination. At this year’s exposition, vendors from across the world appealed to the imagination of attendees through their rides, games, and machines, from roller coasters to virtual reality. One of our USA Technologies team members who […]

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Nov 7, 2017

THIS IS BIG….. How USAT’s Purchase of Cantaloupe Systems Will Create the First Holistic Enterprise Platform in Unattended Retail

USAT + Cantaloupe... This is BIG

We are thrilled to announce that we have signed an agreement to acquire Cantaloupe Systems, long recognized as a like-minded innovator bringing smart and effective intelligence software to the vending, micro markets, and office coffee service industry. The acquisition enables us to combine Cantaloupe’s award-winning Logistics and vending intelligence technology with our market-leading payment platform […]

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Oct 22, 2017

Money 20/20: Reimagining Payments & Commerce in the Internet-of-Everything

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Money 20/20

Imagine you’re in an airport waiting to catch a flight and you realize you forgot to pack your toothbrush.  Before getting too aggravated, you remember passing a drugstore kiosk on your way through the terminal. You go back to that kiosk, select a toothbrush, scan the item, and then use your fingerprint to pay and […]

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Oct 19, 2017

USAT Talks “Cashless” with Cory Hewett of Gimme Technologies

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Cashless Trends

Today’s interview is with Cory Hewett, the CEO and founder of Gimme Technologies, the creator of an innovative vending technology solution that gives vending executives better sales, inventory and service data.   Q: Tell us about Gimme? Where did the name come from? Gimme is a technology company that builds award-winning iPad apps, cloud applications, server integrations, and patently unique wireless […]

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