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Feb 28, 2017

Mobile Payments Take the Stage at Mobile World Congress

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Apple Pay

Saludos desde Barcelona! As Mobile World Congress (MWC 17) kicks off, the usual agenda is the introduction of new phones – from Nokia’s debut of the retro 3310 to Huawei’s P10 and LG’s G6. Virtual and Augmented Reality (VR & AR) enthusiasts are waiting with baited breath for the latest developments for developing applications on mobile platforms. All […]

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Jan 18, 2017

Stephen P. Herbert Named as a 2017 Future 50 Award Winner by SmartCEO Magazine

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Last night, our Chairman and CEO, Stephen P. Herbert, was honored by SmartCEO Magazine as a 2017 Future 50 award winner. This program recognizes the greater Philadelphia area’s fastest growing, mid-sized companies. They are seen as representing the future of the region’s economy and embody the entrepreneurial spirit critical for leadership and success. This year, […]

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Dec 28, 2016

2017, The Year Mobile Payments Win

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Change is hard. And nothing underscores that point more than today’s payment environment. With 62 percent of Americans surveyed in a June 2016 Gallup poll  predicting a cashless society in their lifetime, the vast majority of Americans can agree that cash is going the way of the dinosaur in the not too distant future. However, […]

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Dec 2, 2016 Unattended Retail

At one time, the unattended marketplace was a vast desert wasteland. You could only hope that wandering customers would stumble upon your device and have enough change on hand to make a purchase. It all seemed to be left to chance. But what if you could accept whatever payment they preferred? What if you could […]

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Nov 28, 2016

USAT Wants to Send You to the Super Bowl

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Is football how your family bonds? Even if football isn’t your thing, this is an opportunity you won’t want to miss. USA Technologies is sending one lucky winner plus three friends or family members to Houston for an unbelievable weekend of football, family and festivities. With each order of 100 new ePort connections placed between […]

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Oct 12, 2016

Everything is Connected – How to Generate Revenue with IoT

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I recently had the opportunity to participate on a panel at CTIA Super Mobility Conference, the everything wireless event, held every year in Las Vegas. My panel “How to Generate Revenue with IoT” included executives Karl Burns of T-Mobile, Joel Urano of  Modas Systems and was moderated by Bill Rom of 151 Advisors. We talked […]

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Oct 3, 2016

FDA Sets Calorie Disclosure Regulation Deadline for Vending Operators

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In December 2016, the FDA’s Calorie Disclosure regulations for Vending take effect. Here’s what you need to know about the new rules. There has been a lot of speculation about what the recent updates mean and when they take effect, as a good partner (and fellow advocate of the Vending Industry) USAT is here to […]

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Sep 29, 2016

Toasting FreshBrew on National Coffee Day

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Cashless Trends

Grab a cup a Joe and inhale the smell of morning, today is National Coffee Day and to celebrate, we are toasting FreshBrew with our daily cup! FreshBrew is a national specialty coffee roaster that is working with us to upgrade all of their unattended machines to best leverage USAT’s cashless payments platform. The company […]

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Aug 5, 2016

USA Tech Stories: Featuring Chris Mixon of AT&T

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Android Pay

We recently caught up with Chris Mixon, ‎Industrial IoT Business Development Manager  of AT&T, to get his thoughts on the evolution of mobile payments in the unattended retail industry. As things are progressing in unattended retail, Chris sees mobile payments becoming more prominent thanks in part to the millennial generation. He continued to say,  “Things […]

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Jul 27, 2016

USA Technologies Stories: Greg McCall of Five Star Food Service

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Cashless Trends

We had the opportunity to spend some time with Greg McCall, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing for Five Star Food Service, at the recent NAMA OneShow  event in Las Vegas. Five Star Food Service is one of the largest and most well respected full-line vending, micro market, office coffee service and food services […]

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