New Hartford, NY – July 23, 2010 – ParTech, Inc. (PAR) today announced that it has been named a Certified Retail Technology Provider by Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA). According to RSPA’s industry standards, PAR received the certified technology provider status by demonstrating a commitment to excellence and an exceptional level of professionalism. As a RSPA Certified Retail Technology Provider, PAR is recognized as ethical and fair and stands behind the products and services they sell and support. ParTech, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PTC).
The Retail Solutions Providers Association, the only association dedicated to the retail technology industry, launched its industry Certification Program on July 13, 2009. The Certification Program is a new way to identify professionals in the retail technology industry and was developed to set and maintain the bar of professionalism for retail technology vendors and 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 program, visit GoRSPA.org/Certification.
“RSPA is very pleased to bring an industry association supported certification program to the Retail Technology marketplace,” said Joe Finizio, RSPA President & CEO. “This program was developed to set and maintain the bar of professionalism for retail technology vendors and resellers. PAR has proved it’s worthy of this certification by demonstrating superior products and customer service.”
“We are pleased to be recognized as a RSPA Certified Retail Technology Partner,” said Peter Wolf, Chief Marketing Officer, ParTech. “Achieving this certification validates our commitment to delivering advanced point-of-sale solutions that improve the retail customer experience.”
About RSPA (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.
About ParTech, Inc.
ParTech, Inc. (PAR), a wholly owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation, has built its more than three decades of success around delivering advanced point-of-sale and enterprise back-office solutions for restaurant operators worldwide. PAR has provided hardware, software and services to the world’s largest restaurant chains and their franchisees for more than 30 years. The Company’s extensive offerings are backed by PAR’s global service network and its Boundless Hospitality™ vision for enhancing restaurant operations in a new era of dining out. The Boundless Hospitality vision drives the development of game-changing solutions, and is supported by a partner ecosystem that accelerates innovation more quickly than possible for any single company working independently. The Company has more than 50,000 installations in 110 countries worldwide. In addition to solutions for the restaurant industry, PAR products are improving the customer experience in retail, including the cruise, hotel, casino and entertainment industries. PAR Technology Corporation’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol PTC. For more information visit the Company’s Web site at www.partech.com.