Magstar Inc., a provider of enterprise resource planning retail software, has certified Elo's X-Series and E-Series touchscreen computers for use with its retail software suite, according to a press release. This certification delivers the combined benefit of decades of development and innovation for retail point of sale software and hardware from Magstar and Elo.
Operating a successful retail business today requires a technology solution able to support multiple in-store digital touchpoints with functionality such as self-serve payment, loyalty program management, product scanners and powerful analytics. Magstar's certification of Elo touchscreen computers is designed to ensure retailers benefit from Elo's modular design, convenient serviceability, long life cycle, maintenance and support combined with the backend software needed for business efficiencies and seamless omnichannel experiences.
The Elo hardware platform allows partners and customers to choose their operating system. Magstar operates on Linux, a supported option for Elo's certified E- and X-Series touch computers:
- Elo X-Series – an enterprise-grade POS known for flexible configuration options, including customer-facing touchscreens, and the ability to meet the diverse needs of a wide variety of retailers; and
- Elo E-Series – a POS computer with a small footprint.