Market Overview

Toshiba Experiences Nearly 50 Percent Growth in Self-Checkout Market Share


RBR Report Establishes Toshiba as World's Fastest-Growing Major
Self-Checkout Manufacturer

Global Commerce Solutions (TGCS)
, the global market share leader in
installed retail point of sale (EPOS) technology, has rapidly grown its
worldwide self-checkout (SCO) market share by 46 percent, according to
research and consulting company RBR.

Toshiba's overall share of the self-checkout market now stands at 21
percent affirms RBR's Global EPOS (electronic point of sale) and
Self-Checkout 2018
report. RBR's data also establishes Toshiba's
position as the world's fastest-growing major manufacturer of
self-checkout solutions. The study further validates Toshiba as the
global leader in EPOS with a 25 percent install share – more than the
combined installed base share of its closest two competitors.

RBR reports SCO shipments reached a new record level in 2017 with 63,000
systems delivered, while forecasting 445,000 such products will be
installed by 2023. RBR's Global EPOS and Self-Checkout 2018 study
is based on in-depth primary research, and provides detailed,
country-by-country data and commentary for programmable EPOS and
self-checkout hardware in 53 markets.

Toshiba recently introduced its next-generation Self Checkout System 7
platform, enabling retailers to customize in-store environments while
providing shoppers a fast, personalized checkout experience. Toshiba's
latest solution is currently drawing significant interest from prominent
retail and grocery stores throughout the world.

"Toshiba's innovation in self-service continues with integrated
solutions designed to deliver enriched shopping experiences while
removing friction from retail operations," said Bill Melo, Toshiba
Global Commerce Solutions chief marketing executive.

"With our unique next-generation platform and proven engagement
methodology, we remain committed to helping our clients drive
significant ROI and greater customer satisfaction."

About Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions

As the market share leader in retail store technology, Toshiba's
Brilliant Commerce™ enables retailers to deliver engaged
shopping experiences, gain actionable insights and provide frictionless

With a global team of dedicated business partners, we deliver innovative
commerce solutions that transform checkout, provide seamless consumer
interactions and optimize retail operations that are changing the retail
landscape. To learn more, visit or
engage on Twitter @toshibagcs.

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