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

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Point-of-Sale or POS software refers to applications that automate various activities of a retail outlet and are used for retail sales management.
Control over operations, increasing efficiency, productivity gains, increasing the productivity of serving staff, fine-tuning of business model and return on investment are the primary drivers of POS software. Importance of detailed reports that can help companies make more informed business decisions, and increasing inventory shrinkage, theft, wastage and employee misuse are driving the sales of the POS software in the retail and hospitality sectors.
Availability of wireless POS systems, average life completion of many installed terminals, along with the new software requirement for the efficient utilization of old POS systems are also offering potential sales opportunity for POS software.
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 software market in China is undergoing a developmental phase. There has been a lot of technological advancement and expansion in the Chinese POS software market. 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 of 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) Software market in China over the period 2008-2012. Further, it discusses the key market trends, drivers and challenges of the POS Software market in China, and profiles some of the key vendors of this industry.

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




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




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

1. Introdu cti on ............................................................................. 3
2. POS Software in China Market Siz e & Forecast ................................. 4
3. Market Trends ........................................................................... 6
4. Growth Drivers .......................................................................... 8
5. Ch allenges for POS Software Indu stry .......................................... 10
6. POS Software Vendors .............................................................. 11
  6.1 Epicor Software Corporati on ................................................... 11
  6.2 In tern ati onal Busi n ess Machin es Corporati on (IBM) ..................... 12
  6.3 JDA Software Grou p In c ........................................................ 13
  6.4 MICROS SYSTEMS, INC ......................................................... 14
  6.5 NCR Corporation .................................................................. 15
  6.6 Oracl e Corporation ............................................................... 16
  6.7 SAP AG ............................................................................. 17
  6.8 Sh enzh en Xinguodu Techn ology Co.ltd ...................................... 18
  6.9 Son tec Techn ol ogy Co. Ltd ..................................................... 19
  6.10 SPECTRA Technol ogies Holdings Co. Ltd .................................. 20
Oth er Reports in this Seri es ........................................................... 21




                                      List of Exhibits


Exhibit 2 .1: POS Software in China Market Siz e an d Forecast 2008 - 2012 (In $
million ) ....................................................................................... 4
Exhibit 2.2: POS Software Di stributi on as per Retail Store Format – 2008 .. 5




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




1. Introduction
Point-of-Sale or POS software refers to applications that automate various activities of a
retail outlet and are used for retail sales management.


Control over operations, increasing efficiency, productivity gains, increasing the productivity
of serving staff, fine-tuning of business model and return on investment are the primary
drivers of POS software. Importance of detailed reports that can help companies make more
informed business decisions, and increasing inventory shrinkage, theft, wastage and
employee misuse are driving the sales of POS software in the retail and hospitality sectors.


Availability of wireless POS systems, average life completion of many installed terminals,
along with new software requirement for efficient utilization of old POS systems are also
offering potential sales opportunity for POS software.


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 software market in China is undergoing a developmental phase. There has been a
lot of technology advancement and expansion in the market of POS software 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 of 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 software market in China along with forecast,
trends, drivers and challenges of the market.




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                                                            Point-of –Sale (POS) Software Market in China
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2. POS Software in China Market Size & Forecast

								
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