Star Micronics and Cova Software Join Forces to Streamline Cannabis Retail Point of Sale
Together, Cova’s retail software and Star Micronics’ printing solutions simplify complex dispensary POS operations
Somerset, NJ – August 15, 2019 – Star Micronics, a leading manufacturer of mobile, point of sale (POS), and customer engagement technologies, is proud to announce that Cova Software is supporting Star’s mC-Print3 printers for use in its suite of cannabis retail software solutions.
Cova is an award-winning cannabis retail POS with an intuitive design and robust tech platform. Cova helps cannabis retailers simplify compliance, raise the customer experience bar, and increase revenue through automated compliance, touchscreen menus, an express check-out app, and mobile reporting dashboards. With a growing network of partners including Leafly, Weedmaps, I Heart Jane, springbig, Enlighten, Merrco, Lift& Co, Budtender and Budvue, Cova’s seamless tech ecosystem provides retailers access to industry-leading tools to run their business.
The Star Micronics mC-Print3 thermal printer features a sleek design and Bluetooth, Ethernet, and Lightning connectivity, making it the ideal choice for modern, connected dispensaries. Easy to integrate through common SDK, the mC-Print3 is also cloud-ready and includes access to a suite of value-added Star Micronics Cloud Services, including tools for digital receipts and custom on-receipt printed promotions. Cova also supports the Star Micronics TSP143III, an easy-to-use, reliable thermal printer featuring high-speed printing, Print Flat Technology, Star Micronics Cloud Services, and more.
“We’re really excited to partner with a top-tier POS hardware provider,” said Gary Cohen, CEO of Cova. “They get it—the reliability and innovation needed to stay ahead in retail, especially in the cannabis industry. Their hardware performance, how fast and flexible it is, and their reputation for great support, it all aligns perfectly with Cova’s values and commitment to provide robust solutions for our customers’ growth. This is a long-term strategic partnership that makes perfect sense for us and creates big value for cannabis retailers.”
About Star Micronics
Star Micronics, one of the world’s largest POS providers, has designated a portfolio of printing, secure cash management, and customer engagement solutions for any retail or hospitality establishment in POS and mPOS environments. Embracing the mobility wave, Star’s complimentary SDKs allow users to utilize Star printers in tandem with Android™, and iOS iPad® and iPhone® devices to generate receipts for all of its printers. Always leading, and always innovating, Star Micronics enables web-based printing solutions including remote cloud printing, wireless cash drawer solutions, proximity-based printing, and secure cash management. For more information, visit http://www.starmicronics.com or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, or Linkedin.
About Cova Software
Cova is an award-winning cannabis retail POS with an intuitive design and robust tech platform, making it the most reliable cannabis POS system on the market. Cova helps cannabis retailers simplify compliance and raise the bar on the cannabis customer experience through automated compliance, touchscreen menus, an express check-out app, and mobile reporting dashboards. Learn more about Cova at www.covasoftware.com.
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Star Micronics America, Inc.
1.888.888.8170 x 8108