Self-checkout kiosks have been the lifesaver of consumers trying to avoid long lines at checkout counters in most grocery stores. Big Box stores like Walmart and Target have the option to use self-service checkout which is convenient during busy hours where the lines are lengthy or even for consumers who are not purchasing many items.
Self-checkout kiosks allow different forms of payment, such as, cash or credit card, just as checkout counters do. The self-checkout machines dispense change back as well as a receipt at the end of a transaction. Most stores have a cashier on standby at the self-service section to assist with any issues consumers may have.
With credit card transactions on the rise over cash, up to date credit card equipment needs to be used at these kiosks to enhance convenience and effectiveness. On top of this, thanks to new EMV laws, security is also a major factor that needs to be considered when purchasing credit card equipment for self-serving counters.
Check out the following Multi-Lane units and Pin Pads if you are looking for a terminal to use for self-checkout stands at your local store!