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TOP FEATURE OF NEW PAYMENT SYSTEMS: BY F ION A SOLT E S AS FAST AS technology keeps changing today, it could be tempting to put off a payment system upgrade, thinking that things will just change once again after the money is spent. But there does come a point where older hardware will no longer support software or firmware updates-including new security protocols. There's also a point where retrofit kits on top of retrofit kits can be complex and cumbersome, potentially impacting the overall customer experience. And with the increasing number of security breaches related to businesses nationwide, the number of credit card security updates has gone from one every 18-24 months to one or two each year. "Everything has just intensified," said Brian Garavaglia, Business Development Manager, PDQ Manufacturing, Inc. "A lot has changed in regular processing, in credit card protocol and with EMV technology now coming into play." So is it time to upgrade? Car wash payment systems continue to advance in technology, connected capabilities and security. 22 CAR WASH MAGAZINE | WWW.CARWASH.ORG | SUMMER 2016 http://WWW.CARWASH.ORG

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Car Wash - Summer 2016

Letter from the ICA
By the Numbers
Overheard Online
Along for the Ride
Employee Training Is Critical to Success
New & Improved
Funding Your Big Idea
Be Prepared to Stop
Study This!
The Car Wash Show 2016
Future Leaders
ICA Unveils New Strategic Plan
Take a Tour
Wash Ideas
Blast from the Past
Download It!
Marketing Minute
Top Tweets
Ask Champ
Advertiser Index
5 Things

Car Wash - Summer 2016