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  • June, 2010

STJ Retail will be exhibiting and presenting at the Cardware 2010 Payments Insight Conference in Niagara Falls on June 22nd and 23rd. Designed for the financial and retail sectors and the industry that supports them, Cardware 2010 will focus on Mobile, Contactless and EMV based payments.


STJ Retail will be presenting a highly interactive elective session entitled “The Effects of the New Code of Conduct for Debit and Credit at the Point of Sale". This session will address many of the questions that merchants are facing in regards to implementation of the new options available to them.

“Our team has made some exciting progress in the field of retail payments over the past 12 months and we are looking forward to sharing some of these advancements with our peers and also learning about their innovative contributions to the marketplace”, stated Dave Mahr, V.P. – Sales and Marketing at STJ Retail.

STJ Retail will be exhibiting EFT Plus, their industry leading international retail payments product at the Cardware 2010 conference. This product enable retailers to achieve EMV compliance in a reduced timeframe as the entire solution can be delivered as a turnkey offering from STJ Retail. In addition to its products, STJ Retail also provides technology agnostic consulting with merchants in areas such as retail payments roadmaps and advice on achieving EMV compliance.

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  • April, 2010

STJ Retail is delighted to announce that they have been elected, by the associate members to the Board of Directors for the IBM Retail User Group (IRUG). The purpose of the user group is to provide retailers and solution providers with a networking partnership for the sharing of information and enabling the advancement of retail solutions to solve common business problems. The Board of Directors are responsible for strategic planning in the areas of policy and administration where it relates to IBM Retail User Group activities and organization.



Dave Mahr, V.P. of Sales and Marketing for STJ Retail, will occupy the position on the board. The addition of Mr. Mahr to The IRUG's Board of Directors ensures the company will continue to benefit from a diversity of knowledge and opinions.

“STJ Retail is the first board member elected from a company based outside of the U.S. and is also the first board member from the Retail Payments industry. I expect that IRUG will be able to leverage our perspective to address new markets and to increase awareness of the group while maintaining relevance of the show in a rapidly evolving industry” stated Dave Mahr, V.P. – Sales and Marketing at STJ Retail.

For more information on the IBM Retail User Group, the conference or the board of directors visit their website at www.ibmstoresystemsug.org.

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  • May , 2010

STJ Retail will be attending and presenting at the FMI 2010 conference Las Vegas, Nevada from May 10th to 13th. The conference, which is held each spring, is an industry leading event that showcases emerging opportunities, delivers consumer insights through thought provoking research and education, and fosters industry collaboration and community


STJ Retail will be presenting a highly interactive education session entitled “Overview of the EMV and Payments Landscape”. This session will provide an introduction to the complex world of retail payments as well as address the top 10 questions received from U.S. retailers over the past year. Additionally, STJ will participate in two breakfast panel discussions on May 11th and 12th.

“Our team has made some exciting progress in the field of retail payments over the past 12 months and we are looking forward to sharing some of these advancements with our peers and also learning about their challenges and concerns in dealing with this turbulent retail environment”, stated Dave Mahr, V.P. – Sales and Marketing at STJ Retail.

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  • April , 2010

STJ Retail will be exhibiting and speaking at the 33rd annual IBM Retail User Group (IRUG) Conference in San Antonio, Texas from April 25th to 28th. The conference, which is held each spring, allows retail industry leaders meet to share best practices, attend workshops, explore real life case studies, network with fellow colleagues, learn about IBM solutions and provide feedback on new IBM products and directions.



STJ Retail will be presenting a highly interactive elective session entitled “Retail Payments Strategies and Best Practices”. This session will address the top 10 questions received from U.S. retailers over the past year related to Retail Payments.

“Our team has made some exciting progress in the field of retail payments over the past 12 months and we are looking forward to sharing some of these advancements with our peers and also learning about their innovative contributions to the 4690 environment”, stated Dave Mahr, V.P. – Sales and Marketing at STJ Retail.

STJ Retail will be exhibiting their various IBM 4690 products and services, including EFT Plus, their industry leading retail payments product at the IRUG conference. Their exhibit will be located at booth number 22.

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