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US20140310117 BILL PAYMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A system and method to use quick response (QR) codes encoded with a bill from a merchant, such as, for example, provided by a restaurant. A code scanner (106) can scan a QR code that encodes a...
US20140156376 MULTI-DIMENSIONAL CODE TRANSLATION  
Value documents such as coupons and event tickets that are represented or indexed in the form of QR codes or other types of two-dimensional encoding techniques may be acquired by imaging with a...
US20140172607 Checkout Station  
A checkout station includes a scale fixedly attached to a framework of the checkout station and a track, surrounding the scale, through which a display moves between a first position and a second...
US20150051994 Indoor Location Mapping and Wayfinding System  
An Indoor location mapping and wayfinding system for mapping waypoints on an interactive mapping system that can function both indoors and outdoors based on user selections and location. It can...
US20140279119 MOBILE POINT-OF-SALE  
A mobile point-of-sale system includes a cart frame and a battery housed in the cart frame. The cart frame includes a front having a bottom, a back having a bottom edge and a bottom. The bottom...
US20150254625 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING DRINKING WATER  
Disclosed is a system and method for providing an in-room drinking water service at a hotel. The system includes a plurality of drinking water dispensers provided in guest rooms of the hotel. The...
US20110173083 Account Control Method and System that Allows Only Eligible and Authorized Items to be Purchased Using the Account  
The present invention relates to a real time account control method and system that allows only eligible and authorized items to be purchased using the account. The present invention relates...
US20110218870 COMMUNICATION METHOD FOR A ROAMING POINT-OF-SALE SYSTEM  
A roaming point-of-sale system is disclosed including methods of communicating between the system components. A handheld computing device sends messages to a scanning device, which messages cause...
US20130103519 Express easy-pass checkout at grocery stores and retail establishments for preferred members  
A grocery store or retail establishment easy-pass (E-Z) lane system for enabling express non-contact payment of a plurality of items is presented including an E-Z pass express checkout lane having...
US20130085878 System and Method for Performing a Security Check at a Checkout Terminal  
A system and method for performing a security check at a checkout terminal is disclosed. Various heuristics are utilized to verify that a customer or clerk has properly identified an item being...
US20140278609 Payment System  
Disclosed herein are systems and methods to facilitate bill payments with a service provider system by: generating a unique token; providing the unique token to a user; receiving an indication...
US20130080278 SELF CHECKOUT KIOSK AND RETAIL SECURITY SYSTEM  
A self-checkout kiosk enables a patron to purchase product displayed in a vending area and carrying a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tag. The customer exits the vending area through a...
US20130297431 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR CREATING A VALUE-BEARING INSTRUMENT WHERE THE DESIGN ATTRIBUTES COMPLIMENT/MATCH A PRODUCT OR SERVICE  
A method of generating a gift card comprising: (a) receiving indicia corresponding to at least one of a product indicia representative of a particular product and a service indicia representative...
US20150088677 TRANSACTION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A transaction system and method in which a customer operates a mobile device, such as a smart phone, to interact with a transaction server during a transaction at a checkout station while scanning...
US20120221423 COMMODITY CARRIER  
According to one embodiment, a commodity carrier includes a container, an acquisition unit, a determination unit, a first display, a second display and a control unit. The container holds one or...
US20130013437 System for Packaging, Processing, Activating, and Deactivating Multiple Individual Transaction Cards as a Singular Unit  
A transaction card processing and activation system comprising the identification of a unique identifier corresponding to an aggregate of transaction cards of affiliated or non-affiliated card...
US20060036502 Mobile instant product price comparison and product review  
A method, system, and computer program product for providing product information, such as, for example, product price comparison information, product reviews, retailer information, retailer...
US20140222603 COMPUTER-CONTROLLED, UNATTENDED, AUTOMATED CHECKOUT STORE OUTLET  
A computer-controlled, automated checkout store outlet comprises at least one bay. A normally locked door is associated with each bay, and provides access to items within the bay by customers...
US20140316916 COMPUTER-CONTROLLED, UNATTENDED, AUTOMATED CHECKOUT STORE OUTLET AND RELATED METHOD  
A computer-controlled, automated checkout store outlet comprises at least one bay. A normally locked door is associated with each bay, and provides access to items within the bay by customers...
US20150081463 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR FUNDRAISING AND CHARITABLE GIVING AT A POINT OF SALE  
A system and method for fundraising and charitable giving at a point of sale is disclosed. In one example of a method for fundraising and charitable giving at a point of sale includes the steps...
US20100299217 WARRANTY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM  
A warranty management system comprises a hardware device for inputting warranty information and a copy of a receipt. A network permits communication between the hardware device and a server. The...
US20140040057 NON-LINEAR CHECKOUT STAND  
A non-linear checkout stand which offers retailers additional options for configuring a store. An example checkout stand includes a housing including a first end and a second end, a conveyor for...
US20070162326 Multi-party, multi-tier system for managing paper purchase and distribution  
A system, including apparatuses and methods, for paper production and distribution in a communication network environment with multi-party and multi-level production and distribution...
US20150019358 ADJUSTMENT OF A SECURITY LEVEL OF A SELF-CHECKOUT SYSTEM BASED ON SHOPPER ASSISTANT INTERVENTION  
Methods and systems for adjusting a security level of a self-checkout system based on shopper assistant intervention are disclosed. According to an aspect, a method includes deducing that shopper...
US20080249884 POS-centric digital imaging system  
A POS-centric digital imaging system for installation at a retail point of sale (POS) station having a countertop surface. The POS-centric digital imaging system includes a system housing having...
US20150206121 SHOPPING CART AND SYSTEM  
A shopping cart includes a cart platform; a handle bar; wheels; a product scale; a basket resting on the scale independent of any support by the platform; and a user interface. The cart further...
US20130332271 COMPUTER-CONTROLLED, UNATTENDED, AUTOMATED CHECKOUT STORE OUTLET SYSTEM AND RELATED METHOD  
An unattended, automated checkout, computer-controlled automated store outlet and system is disclosed. A customer's identification and payment information are inputted and verified and the...
US20140019278 METHOD FOR SELLING GENUINE GOODS  
A method for selling genuine goods by a barcode and network is disclosed. The method includes the steps of: a) generating a barcode for a product; b) attaching the barcode on the product and...
US20110320296 Methods and Apparatus for Self-Service Checkout  
A context aware process is utilized to speed self-checkout. In one aspect, such a process is utilized to simplify response to a weight mismatch condition where a produce scale weight and a bagging...
US20110184798 COMMODITY INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, PORTABLE TERMINAL, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM  
According to one embodiment, a commodity information processing system includes a second reading unit, a medium issue unit, a first storing unit having sale-in-a-set information stored therein, a...
US20110270696 REUSABLE PRODUCE AND BULK-ITEM SHOPPING SYSTEM AND RELATED SALES METHOD  
A reusable produce and bulk-item shopping system and related business method designed to eliminate the need for using plastic film bags in retail sales of produce and other grocery items sold by...
US20130232021 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR DIFFERENTIAL WEIGHING OF ITEMS AND REUSABLE CONTAINER FOR USE THEREWITH  
A differential weighing method for determining the weight of an item or a group of like items that must be weighed, and a reusable container for use in the differential weighing process. The...
US20120310758 Guideline-Based Food Purchase Management  
Techniques for guideline-based food purchase management are provided. The techniques include generating a personalized set of nutrition guidelines for a user, generating a user profile for the...
US20130080279 SELF CHECKOUT KIOSK AND RETAIL SECURITY SYSTEM  
A self-checkout kiosk enables a patron to purchase or allocate to an account a product displayed in a vending area and carrying a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tag. The patron exits the...
US20140089121 ARRANGEMENT FOR AND METHOD OF ALERTING A USER TO CONTEXT-BASED TRANSACTIONAL INFORMATION UNDER WHICH PRODUCTS ARE TO BE TRANSACTED AT A POINT-OF-TRANSACTION SITE  
A user is alerted to context-based transactional information under which products are to be transacted at a point-of-transaction site by a speaker on an electro-optical reader. The speaker...
US20050131763 RF-ID product tracking system with privacy enhancement  
A method for using electronic product identification devices to track product sales and enable sales transactions to be registered in an electronic registration (ER) system without causing privacy...
US20140207598 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MANAGING PREPAID CARDS  
A point-of-sale system is provided that permits users to self-manage prepaid debit cards. Such a system may be capable of identifying and managing a number of different prepaid debit cards...
US20080249883 Self Checkout Kiosk and Retail Security System  
A self-checkout kiosk enables a patron to purchase product carrying a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID} tag. The kiosk includes a frame defining a portal through which the patron must exit...
US20130085879 Time Multiplexing POS for INAisle Scanning  
Multiplexing techniques are addressed to allow multiple in store devices to share point of sale instances thereby reducing the overall number of point of sale instances employed. Customer scanning...
US20120158529 DYNAMIC SECURITY FOR A SELF-CHECKOUT TERMINAL  
An item level security system is provided that uses dynamic security settings to optimize the competing requirements for high security and transaction throughput. Customer metrics such as customer...
US20140214572 Systems And Methods For Retrieving Items For A Customer At Checkout  
Systems and methods are disclosed herein for processing transactions at an in-store POS where some of the items of the transaction have not been retrieved, i.e. the customer neglected to add a...
US20130046644 COMMODITY ACCOMMODATION APPARATUS, COMMODITY REGISTRATION APPARATUS AND COMMODITY REGISTRATION METHOD  
A commodity accommodation apparatus comprises an accommodation unit configured to accommodate commodities, a shooting unit configured to shoot an image of the interior of the accommodation unit...
US20150006304 LOCATION-BASED AND TIME-SENSITIVE GOODS RATINGS  
A ratings device in a purchase environment receives a rating of goods, and writes the rating of goods to a physical medium. A point of sale device in the purchase environment reads the rating of...
US20140372238 SURCHARGE AUDITING  
Apparatus and methods for auditing a transaction record are provided. The transaction record may correspond to a credit card transaction. The auditing may include identifying a surcharge...
US20150112825 CHECKOUT TERMINAL  
A checkout station includes a checkout terminal having a detecting unit at a front surface thereof, and first and second shopping cart parking regions on opposite lateral sides of the checkout...
US20100088189 Processing A Sale Using A Redemption Code and Applications Thereof  
Embodiments of the present invention process sales using a redemption code to enable customers to purchase a products. In a first embodiment, a method processes a sale. A plurality of redemption...
US20080154713 ON-DEMAND AND POINT-OF-SALE PERSONALIZED PRODUCT-RELATED INFORMATION  
An information delivery method and system includes a first token receiving device located at the point of display of a product in a store. The first device receives a token and a request for...
US20140214577 SHOPPING PROCESS INCLUDING MONITORED SHOPPING CART BASKET WEIGHT  
A computer-implemented process aiding a customer scan and rapid checkout process can include monitoring a shopping cart basket weight. The process includes monitoring, in a computerized processor...
US20090106115 E-Coupon Settlement and Clearing Process  
A system that automates the clearing and settlement of electronic coupons (E-Coupons) by leveraging existing technologies and enabling E-Coupon redemption at any merchant having electronic funds...
US20090055278 Complete Secure Retail Transaction Via A Mobile Device  
The present invention incorporates scanning technology and secure payment technology into the operating system (OS) of a mobile device such as a smartphone. In a preferred embodiment, the scanning...

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