Star Micronics America, Inc.  

Somerset,  NJ 
United States
https://www.starmicronics.com/
  • Booth: 1414

Star Micronics, a world leading POS provider, has designated a portfolio of printing, secure cash management, and customer engagement solutions for any retail or hospitality establishment for the` POS and mPOS environments. Star’s SDKs allow integrators to utilize Star printers in tandem with Android™, iOS®, and Windows® devices to print seamlessly with their application. Always leading, and always innovating, Star Micronics has developed printing solutions including cloudPRNT, wireless cash drawer solutions, AirPrint Certified printing, Lightning connectivity, and the future proof mCollection.  For more information, visit www.starmicronics.com or follow us on FacebookTwitterYouTube, or LinkedIn.


 Press Releases

  • An industry-first solution to support stable store operation with one simple cable connection

    Somerset, NJ – Jan 13, 2020 – Star Micronics, a leading global manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, is excited to announce SteadyLAN, an industry-first solution designed to provide power and network access to iPad POS through one Lightning cable connection.

    SteadyLAN is a patent pending technology available on certain mC-Print Series printers.  It provides wired Ethernet service to an iPad connected to a networked printer via the lightning cable (iOS10 or later required). SteadyLAN is available on the following mC-Print models: mCP21LBmCP31L, and mCP31LB.

    For locations where Wi-Fi connectivity is not possible or unreliable, this new technology is a world-first, providing the stability of a cabled LAN connection for iPad POS systems. By connecting the SteadyLAN-compatible printer to the Internet via wired LAN and connecting the printer and an iPad with a Lightning-USB cable, the iPad can use the Internet without Wi-Fi communication. At the same time, the iPad can communicate with the printer via Lightning USB and can simultaneously be charged from the printer.

    “We’re incredibly proud to announce SteadyLAN, as it will make unstable Wi-Fi signals a thing of the past,” said Jon Levin, Director of Product Management at Star Micronics. “We expect this new solution to greatly improve business operations in retail and restaurant POS settings, mobile ordering, and more.”

  • Featuring StarPRNT emulation, higher reliability, and improved performance

    Somerset, NJ – Oct. 10, 2019 – Star Micronics, a leading manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, is excited to announce a new generation of its SK1 kiosk printers, the SK1-211 and SK1-311.

    The SK1-211 and SK1-311 will ship standard with StarPRNT emulation, which will allow software developers to take advantage of the full stack of Star Micronics technology, such as the StarPRNT SDKs and Star’s powerful line of drivers. Software developers that have already integrated Star products can now easily swap or extend their applications from a desktop printer to a kiosk printer. ESC/POS is still available for legacy integration.

    When used with Windows drivers, StarPRNT emulation also enables developers to take advantage of PromoPRNT, Star Micronics’ cloud-based marketing tool which allows for custom-designed promotions to print on the bottom of receipts.

    The new generation of kiosk printers will also have a longer paper cutter life (2 million cuts), a faster printing speed (250 millimeters per second), and easy paper loading via a thermal head open function.

    New options will be offered for the SK1-211 and SK1-311, including an LED presenter and anti-paper jam bezel, in addition to current options including a bezel, LED bezel, presenter, and larger paper roll holder.

    Featuring the same outer dimensions and variety of install positions as the SK1-21 and SK1-31, the new generation of kiosk printers will have USB and serial default interfaces, and a small, compact, and lightweight footprint.

    “We’re very eager for this new generation of kiosk printers to streamline point of sale environments,” said Christophe Naasz, Director of Business Development at Star Micronics. “Not only are these new products faster and more reliable, the addition of our modern StarPRNT emulation will allow easy integration of kiosk solutions into any environment already featuring Star printers.”


 Products

  • mC-Print3
    The mC-Print3 is the mCollection®’s sleek, compact, and connected 3-inch POS printer, featuring a splash-proof design, multiple connectivity options, hub functionality for USB peripherals, SteadyLAN™ Ethernet technology, and more....

  • Easy to integrate and featuring a simple user experience, the mC-Print3 provides an IPX2-rated splash-proof design, as well as front-loading paper loading with exceptional functionality. This 3-inch thermal printer offers multiple connectivity options including USB, Lightning, Bluetooth, LAN, and CloudPRNT/WebPRNT. The 5 connections are all a part of the mC-Print3, making the printer adaptable to any future POS system changes. mC-Print3's hub functionality allows for the USB connectivity of up to 3 peripherals, like mG-Scales, scanners, cash drawers, line displays, and kitchen buzzers. Certain mC-Print3 models also feature SteadyLAN™ technology, a patent-pending solution which provides wired Ethernet service to an iPad connected to a networked printer via the Lightning cable (iOS10 or later required). For locations where Wi-Fi connectivity is not possible or unreliable, this new technology is a world-first, providing the stability of a cabled LAN connection for tablet POS systems.
  • TSP743II
    The TSP743II is the best single station POS printer you can expect. Featuring a double resolution mode to increase sharpness on any graphic, the TSP743II makes it easier than ever to create eye-catching graphics for company logos and promotions....

  • The TSP743II’s improved, sleek design features a new top cover which extends to the edge of the printer making it more difficult for dust and liquids to penetrate and harm the printer. In addition to the extended cover, sound and vibration dampening channels within the printer help reduce printing noise and add an extra layer of protection from moisture or dust when used in harsher environments. The TSP743II also supports Star's CloudPRNT communication protocol that sends print jobs directly to the printer through the cloud. With high print speed, high reliability, black mark label support and vertical mounting support, Star’s TSP743IICloudPRNT and TSP743II BTi Label are ideal for servicing label printing in a variety of applications ranging from date labels on prepared foods at a local deli to price labels in a retail boutique. Both TSP743IICloudPRNT and TSP743II BTi Label support 2D barcodes, PD417, and QR codes.
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