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You can think of a Teller Cash Recycler as a more robust ATM that serves your tellers instead of consumers. Just as in an ATM, there are important differences in operation between the many models available.
Recyclers use two different systems for storing notes: Cassettes, or Rolled-Storage-Module (RSM).
When they first came to market, integrating a Recycler to your core required either third-party software to connect the two (middleware, often requiring dual-entry setup) or you had limited choices available in Recyclers that were directly compatible. Today, USB and/or network-based integration, combined with excellent middleware, make installing/integrating a Recycler simple and painless. Dual entry is eliminated, and only one balancing step is required at the end of the day.
There are many different models on the market. Each unit has its own strengths and weaknesses, and each installation has its own requirements. These are some of the questions you should consider when looking at TCR’s. Please contact us for assistance in determining which unit is the best fit for you!
Part 3 – Technical considerations – how they store notes; and integrate into your core.
I’ll bet that if you’re reading this, you either have a Dispenser, or you’re considering an upgrade. You’re asking, Which is better – a Recycler, or a new Dispenser?
And the famous answer is… “It Depends.” Recyclers are great machines – but that doesn’t mean they’re perfect for every application. As with any equipment purchase, you reap the greatest benefit from installing them in situations where they can shine.
The biggest factor in choosing between the two is the type of cash flow they will be handling. In highly [Read more…]
Welcome to a new feature here on the Valuetec blog! We’ll be bringing you short, straight to the point posts on the equipment that you use every day, on the latest and greatest equipment upgrades, and whether or not they are applicable for your business. (If you like them or find them useful, please Share them with the links at the bottom.)
First up are Teller Cash Recyclers. They’ve been available for quite a few years now and are settling in to be an integral part of many operations. If you’ve been watching to see how they mature, or just have questions about them, here’s the 5 most important things to know: [Read more…]