Printing a QR code on a POS receipt

by Logger
Tags: code, printing, receipt
Logger is offline
Sep26-13, 05:22 PM
P: 23
Hi guys,

Does anybody here have an understanding of POS (point-of-sale) technology. I am looking for a way to print a QR-Code onto a till receipt if the dollar spend is over a set amount.
The QR-Code information to be printed would be pulled from a 3rd party server. Every till receipt that is printed with a QR-Code would have its own unique QR-Code on it.
The QR-Code that is printed can be scanned by a QR-Code reader and be recognised by the backend of the server that created that QR-Code.
So basically it sends the till information to the server and the server sends back the printed information with a QR-Code.This QR-Code is scanned and is recognised by server and performs some other action.
Is this possible without POS integration?
Would I be correct in presuming the POS will have to be networked?
What make/model of printer would you suggest? (wifi enabled)

Can anybody shed some light on this for me.

Thanks in advance.
Phys.Org News Partner Science news on
Cougars' diverse diet helped them survive the Pleistocene mass extinction
Cyber risks can cause disruption on scale of 2008 crisis, study says
Mantis shrimp stronger than airplanes

Register to reply

Related Discussions
MIPS Assembly Code - Convert instruction code to binary Engineering, Comp Sci, & Technology Homework 2
Fortran: printing the Printing the Hex contents of a character variable Programming & Computer Science 1
[CODE]std::vector<float> *my_vectors;[/CODE]does this create a Programming & Computer Science 7
making a tax receipt for rent? General Discussion 5