Point-of-Sale (POS) Hardware Market in China 2008-2012 by InfinitiResearch

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A point-of-sale (POS) hardware is a computerized replacement for a cash register. The POS system can include the ability to record and track customer orders, process credit and debit cards, connect to other systems in a network, and manage inventory.
Business benefits such as increasing efficiency, productivity gains, control over operations that increase the productivity of serving staff, fine-tuning of business model and return on investment are driving the demand for POS systems. Further, the replenishment markets; wherein the companies are looking to replace legacy systems, offer potential opportunities for the next generation advanced POS systems.
In addition, EMV compliance - Europay/MasterCard/Visa standard for chip-embedded cards - is expected to drive the EMV compatible POS systems in the Chinese market.
The Chinese market for POS machines is undergoing a developmental phase. There has been a lot of technological advancement and expansion in the Chinese market of POS machine. New technologies are being continuously added into the POS machine system on the section of display, storage, hard disks, operation platform, etc. In China, both the foreign as well as domestic manufacturers (despite having a considerable volume sales) try to save time on R&D activities; thus, compromising on the design and functionalities of the POS machines.
The report by TechNavio Insights forecasts the size of the Point-of-Sale (POS) Hardware Market in China over the period 2008-2012. Further, it discusses the key market trends, drivers and challenges of the POS Hardware Market in China, and profiles some of the key vendors of this industry.

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									                     Point-of –Sale (POS) Hardware Market in China
                                                       2008-2012




Point-of-Sale (POS) Hardware Market
         in China - 2008-2012




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                                                              Point-of –Sale (POS) Hardware Market in China
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                                    Table of Contents

1. Introdu cti on ............................................................................. 3
2. POS Hardware in China Market Siz e & Forecast ................................. 4
3. Market Trends ........................................................................... 6
4. POS Hardware Growth Drivers ...................................................... 7
5. Ch allenges for POS Hardware Indu stry ............................................ 8
6. POS Hardware Ven dors ................................................................ 9
  6.1 FUJITSU LIMITED ................................................................... 9
  6.2 Hewlett- Packard (HP) ........................................................... 10
  6.3 Hypercom Corporation .......................................................... 11
  6.4 In tern ati onal Busi n ess Machin es Corporati on (IBM) ..................... 12
  6.5 NCR Corporation .................................................................. 13
  6.6 VeriFon e Holdings, In c .......................................................... 14
  6.7 Fujian Landi Commercial Equipment C o., Ltd ............................. 15
  6.8 Fujian Newlan d Computer Co., Ltd ........................................... 16
  6.9 SAND Informati on Techn ol ogy System Co. Ltd ............................ 17
  6.10 Sh enz h en Xingu odu Techn ol ogy Co.ltd .................................... 18
  6.11 SPECTRA Technol ogies Holdings Co. Ltd .................................. 19
Oth er Reports in this Seri es ........................................................... 20




                                      List of Exhibits


Exhibit 2.1: POS Hardware in China Market Siz e and Forecast 2008 -2012
(In $ million) ............................................................................... 4
Exhibit 2.2: POS Hardware Di stributi on as per Retail Store Format – 2008 . 5




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                                                         Point-of –Sale (POS) Hardware Market in China
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1. Introduction
A point-of-sale (POS) hardware is a computerized replacement for a cash register. The POS
system can include the ability to record and track customer orders, process credit and debit
cards, connect to other systems in a network, and manage inventory.


Business benefits such as increasing efficiency, productivity gains, control over operations
increasing the productivity of serving staff, fine-tuning of business model and return on
investment are driving the demand for POS systems. Further, replenishment markets,
wherein companies are looking to replace legacy systems, offer potential opportunities for
the next generation advanced POS systems.


In addition, EMV compliance - Europay/MasterCard/Visa standard for chip-embedded cards -
is expected to drive the EMV compatible POS systems in the Chinese market.


The POS machines market in China is undergoing a developmental phase. There has been a
lot of technology advancement and expansion in the market of POS machine in China. New
technologies are continuously been added into the POS machine system on the section of
display, storage, hard disks, operation platform, etc. In China, both the foreign as well as
domestic manufacturers, despite having a considerable volume sales, try to save time on
R&D activities; thus, compromising on the design and functionalities of the POS machines.


This report will highlight the scope of POS hardware market in China, along with forecast,
trends, drivers and challenges of the market.




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                                                           Point-of –Sale (POS) Hardware Market in China
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2. POS Hardware in China Market Size & Forecast
According to TechNavio, the market for POS Hardware in China is forecast to reach $1,224.0
million by 2012 from $778.5 million in 2008; growing at a CAGR of 
								
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