Having a point of sale system than can email receipts and.or using signature capture is a great way to save on receipt paper costs. Here are some options:
- Using Microsoft Dynamics RMS? The Card Defender system for RMS allows for signature capture. You may also want to look at an email receipt add-on for RMS like RITE Retail Emailer.
- The new Retail Management Hero software also allows for the emailing of receipts and works with Card Defender as well for signature capture.
- Cloud Retailer POS also has the ability to email receipts and use signature capture.
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Here is the article from Star Micronics:
thermal paper industry has been affected by the closure of a Chinese
chemical plant due to environmental impact. This plant is the largest
producer of a chemical dye used in thermal paper coating, and has
reduced output and even closed mills worldwide. This shutdown is
expected to last for at least three to six months while they modify
As a result of the chemical dye shortage, thermal paper
pricing has been affected throughout the entire industry. While doing
our best to keep the increases minimal, Star Micronics will announce
thermal paper price increase in the next 15 days. We encourage you to
immediately evaluate your paper needs and place stocking orders in
advance to take advantage of this year’s pricing where possible.
Star Micronics will continue to communicate changes in the
thermal paper market to keep our distributors and customers promptly
informed of this challenging situation.
Full article from Star Micronics can be found at: http://mailchi.mp/starmicronics/urgent-industry-update-thermal-paper-availability?e=f6fcd3a9ce