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By Paul Griffiths and Stephen Bergeron,APG Cash Drawer, LLC
The business outlook for the new year is positive. Despite rumblings about a possible recession, the effects of a trade war, and an ongoing transformation in retail, the market is showing strong signs of stability. This bodes well for retailers and the POS solutions providers who supply them with technology and services.