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Hallmark Cards Inc. Deploys Point-of-Sale Solution

Hallmark Cards Inc. selected Fujitsu to provide a cloud-based, retail-as-a-service (RaaS) solution for its more than 2,500 independent retailers and corporate stores in the U.S. Hallmark and its independent retailers will use a monthly subscription model to cover a combination of Fujitsu TeamPoS and third-party hardware, software, support, maintenance and data center hosting services. The contract calls for the solution to be deployed over the next three years.

"With our commitment to a retail-as-a-service strategy, our stores will essentially be able to run their point-of-sale and merchandise management operations through a subscription service, making those processes easier, faster and less expensive," said Mike Goodwin, chief information officer for Hallmark Cards Inc. "By creating a single, centralized platform that provides real-time updates on merchandise status, this end-to-end solution from Fujitsu will allow our sales associates to stop worrying about computing systems and focus all their attention on providing great customer service."

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"With our commitment to a retail-as-a-service strategy, our stores will essentially be able to run their point-of-sale and merchandise management operations through a subscription service, making those processes easier, faster and less expensive," said Mike Goodwin, chief information officer for Hallmark Cards Inc. "By creating a single, centralized platform that provides real-time updates on merchandise status, this end-to-end solution from Fujitsu will allow our sales associates to stop worrying about computing systems and focus all their attention on providing great customer service."

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