Comeback for Gaming is in the Cards
Arcades are making a comeback as family entertainment centers and barcades, with the help of cashless systems that boost efficiency. A trend is taking place as traditional game arcades merge with restaurants, bars and bowling alleys to attract a younger generation and middle-aged customers who long for the arcade era.
CEO, Personal Communications Center Inc. (PCC)
PCC Wireless, a master agent for T-Mobile, is based in Long Island City, NY, and also operates satellite offices throughout the country. Andy Sinha, CEO, and Gary Gopalani, CFO, started the company more than 20 years ago and still run it today. They’ve also branched out into the hotel business, computer services and online retailing.
Innovation is so much more than a buzzword. It’s the key to our evolutionary quest for market relevance. Too many leaders, however, struggle to adequately harness this force. Why?
Firm Debuts Two Phones
BLU Products, a manufacturer of unlocked phones, says it has managed to double its unit sales every year since its founding in 2009. At that rate, the numbers mount up.
Chip by Chip
Since 2012, all four of the major card brands, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, and Discover, in the US have set a series of readiness deadlines for US issuers, acquirers and processors to be EMV capable. As of October 15, 2015 the liability will shift to acquirers for domestic and cross-border counterfeit fraud card-present POS transactions, if the merchant does not install an EMV-enabled POS device. The liability shift date for gasoline retailers is October 15, 2017.
Analysis of Prepaid Mobile Traffic Market
Strand Consult has been analyzing the prepaid mobile traffic market in a number of countries and across multiple continents for several years. Some of the results are not particularly positive.
Prepaid to Causes
In modern times, there have been many different ways to raise money for charitable causes, including mailers, phone campaigns, telethons, raffles, and even, collecting coins in tin cans.