Needham, MA – July 11, 2012 – Retail Control Solutions, a leading provider of technology products for Restaurants, announced today that it has completed the RSPA PCIwise Certificate Program for Technology Providers. The comprehensive program was developed by the RSPA to ensure that their members have a complete understanding of the best practices relating to Payment Card Industry data security practices.
The courses provide education on the overall payment processing ecosystem: payment processing restaurant technology, ongoing support and administration for a PCI compliant system and in-store environment. The courses explain PCI-DSS regulations, best practices and components for a secure Restaurant Point of Sale (POS) system.
The Retail Solutions Providers Association, the only association dedicated to the retail technology industry, launched its initial industry Certification Program on July 13, 2009. These Certification Programs are a new way to identify professionals in the restaurant technology industry and was developed to set and maintain the bar of professionalism for restaurant technology resellers.
Certification offers assurances to the public, including those who use the products and professional services that they are working with a company that is a distinguished solution provider. To learn more about RSPA’s Certification programs, visit GoRSPA.org/Certification.
“It is an important step in completing the PCIwise certificate program,” said Bob Schellenbach, President of Retail Control Solutions. “We have been providing superior technology products and customer service to Restaurants since our inception. Our understanding of the PCI rules, regulations and best practices allow us to be a trusted advisor to the hospitality industry.”
“RSPA provides our PCIwise education so that companies like Retail Control Solutions can stand out as a company who understands the complexities of data security and wants to invest in providing superior support for their customers,” said Joe Finizio, President & CEO, Retail Solutions Providers Association.
About Retail Control Solutions
Based in Needham, MA, Retail Control Solutions is an RSPA Certified Technology Provider that provides a complete suite of technology products for Table Service, Quick Service and Fast Casual Restaurants, Bars, Nightclubs and Hotels. Our product portfolio includes Point of Sale, Labor Management, Inventory, Kitchen Automation, Video Surveillance and Enterprise Solutions. For more information please visit our web site at www.rcs-usa.com .
About RSPA (www.GoRSPA.org)
The Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA) is the only association dedicated to the retail technology industry. RSPA members include resellers, hardware manufacturers, software developers, consultants, finance companies, and distributors bringing retail technology products and/or services to the marketplace. The RSPA provides education, industry advocacy, standards, services and benefits to assist member companies in expanding their businesses.