NCR launches latest omni-channel banking solutions to help Indian banks in digital and omni-channel transformations

NCR’s omni-channel solutions and innovative software platforms provides banks the flexibility to adopt emerging technologies and reduce operating costs

MUMBAI, India, 2017-Jun-13 — /EPR Retail News/ — NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today (June 12, 2017) unveiled its suite of integrated CxBanking solutions to help financial institutions (FIs) in India to navigate digital and omni-channel transformations while improving speed-of-service, reducing downtime and enhancing customer experience.

The solution launch event, which showcased NCR’s CxBanking portfolio via a ‘bank-in-a-box’ concept, was attended by more than 100 banks. NCR customers were given a first-hand view of NCR’s latest omni-channel banking solutions through exciting live demonstrations. Driven by technology and design philosophy that places the user experience at the core, the ‘bank-in-the box’ concept featured innovative self-service solutions with contemporary design and user interface to advance the future of connected commerce.

At the helm of the showcase was NCR Connected Payments, a secure payment solution delivering uncompromised data protection and future innovation readiness. Implemented as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution, NCR Connected Payments offers a secure payment route and ensures complete data and transmission protection, from PIN pad to payment processor. It allows banks to easily comply with evolving payment regulations and standards, such as PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) and EMV (Europay, MasterCard and Visa), and offers them the freedom to work with any payment processor and peripheral vendor.

“Customer retention and having always available banking services remains a key strategy for businesses today and NCR is at the forefront of delivering innovations to meet industry expectations,” said Navroze Dastur, managing director, NCR Corporation India. “Our next generation of online and mobile banking services launched today, complements traditional person-to-person interactions and creates an ‘always available’ banking environment; that gives consumers the flexibility and control to manage transactions when they want and at the platform of their choice.”

NCR showcased a host of innovative technologies that help financial institutions to implement convenient customer-centric technology that provides exceptional customer experience across digital and physical channels.

Some of the key solutions showcased today, include:

  • NCR Cx110, the first thin-client ATM to run with Kalpana, cloud based, thin-client enterprise software  for ATMs that runs on the Android operating system
  • NCR Interactive Teller – that enables banks to offer their customers the benefits of both self-service video banking and the branch experience in one solution, closing the “intimacy gap.”
  • SelfServ ATMs with cash deposit and recycling facilities
  • Mobile cash withdrawals
  • Financial Services Kiosk for instant account opening and card issuance
  • NCR Fractals – fraud detection and prevention solution

According to the Global ATM Markets and Forecasts 2021 report from Retail Banking Research (RBR), NCR continues to lead the India ATM market with 49% market share and more than 100,000 ATMs currently deployed. The number of ATMs in India is forecasted to reach around 407,000 by 2021, which would represent growth of over 90% on the 2016 figure of 214,500 and equals a CAGR of 11%.

The approach of constant innovation in market-relevant technology solutions has earned NCR its market leadership position since its entry in India 21 years ago. NCR provides solutions to serve financial services, retail, telecom & technology industries in India.

About NCR Corporation
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leader in omni-channel solutions, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology, and small business. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier.

NCR is headquartered in Duluth, Ga., with over 30,000 employees and does business in 180 countries. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries.

Web sites: www.ncr.com
Twitter: @NCRCorporation
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YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/ncrcorporation

News Media Contacts:
Rakesh Aulaya
NCR Public Relations
+91 22 619 45 83
rakesh.aulaya@ncr.com

Source: NCR Corporation

Xcel Brands, Inc. to work with Ariel Foxman to develop digital and media strategies and drive its data analytics effort

NEW YORK, 2017-Mar-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Xcel Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:XELB)  announces Ariel Foxman will be working with their executive team as a consultant who brings more than two decades of leadership, brand building, content creation, e-Commerce execution and digital analytics experience. He will work with Xcel to fully develop digital and media strategy and drive their data analytics effort.

Prior to Xcel, Ariel was the Editorial Director for InStyle Magazine, InStyle.com and People StyleWatch, where he oversaw all content creation, media strategy, publishing and business development, as well as being accountable for all core magazines and digital platforms. His awards include earning the Fashion Media Brand of the year in 2015 from Daily Front Row as well as receiving Advertising Age’s Top Five Magazines of the Year two years in a row (2012-2013).

ABOUT XCEL BRANDS, INC. (www.xcelbrands.com)
Xcel Brands, Inc. (NASDAQ:XELB) is a brand management and media company engaged in the design, production, licensing, marketing and direct-to-consumer sales of branded apparel, footwear, accessories, jewelry, home goods, and other consumer products, and the acquisition of dynamic consumer lifestyle brands. Xcel was founded by Robert W. D’Loren in 2011 with a vision to reimagine shopping, entertainment and social as one. Xcel owns and manages the Isaac Mizrahi, Judith Ripka, H Halston, C. Wonder and Highline Collective brands, pioneering an omnichannel sales strategy which includes the promotion and sale of products under its brands through direct-response television, internet, brick and mortar retail, and e-commerce channels. Headquartered in New York City, Xcel Brands is led by an executive team with significant production, merchandising, design, marketing, retailing, and licensing experience, and a proven track record of success in elevating branded consumer products companies. With a team of over 100 professionals focused on design, production, and digital marketing, Xcel maintains control of product quality and promotion across all of its product categories and distribution channels. Xcel differentiates by design.  www.xcelbrands.com

For further information please contact:

Stephanie Taylor
PR Associate
Xcel Brands, Inc.
347-727-2483
staylor@xcelbrands.com

Source: Xcel Brands, Inc./globenewswire

Evyral Provides an Interactive Online Shopping Platform Designed to Bring Buyers and Sellers Together

Evyral provides a social platform for entrepreneurs and business owners to share their own creations and products.

Evyral visitors can browse our collections, buy products online and have the ability to contact shop owners directly with questions or requests. The Evyral browsing experience guides buyers through our inventory in a fun and intriguing manner.

Registering with Evyral allows you to participate in a social marketplace where you can buy and sell products while connecting with other community members. With your Evyral account you can setup your own storefront and sell your items. You’ll gain full access to our complete set of user interaction features, including the ability to create both a unique personal and shop profile, “follow” other users, maintain a “favorite” items list and “treasury,” share videos, comment, message, and share feedback with community members.

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