NCR Ranked #1 in Retail Self-Checkout Technology
By VJ Media Bureau | Vjmedia Works | July 01, 2013
According to a new research published by strategic research and consulting firm RBR NCR is largest supplier of retail self-checkout technology (SCO) in the world
According to RBR, NCR is the leader in SCO shipments with a total of 70 percent share, an increase of six percent in 2012. The nearest competitor had a 13.5 percent share, and the research found that NCR had more than double the number of SCO shipments of all other competitors combined. RBR's report also noted that NCR is gaining share in the global market for retail electronic point-of-sale (EPOS) technology. The global technology company is number two in the EPOS technology rankings.
The 53-country study is based on in-depth primary research with retail technology vendors around the world, complemented with extensive secondary research. The report notes that North America remained the strongest market for SCO technology shipments, with about 11,000 units delivered, accounting for 41 percent of the world market. Asia-Pacific saw the greatest percentage growth in SCO technology shipments, up nine percent year-over-year as adoption of the technology continues accelerating in that market.