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Ellen Cunningham

Ellen loves words, and enjoys the challenge of bringing clarity to complex topics. She uses her writing skills to help educate people about credit card processing as the Marketing Manager for CardFellow, a marketplace where processors compete for businesses. When she’s not helping companies get the best processing solutions, she can be found hanging from a trapeze in aerial circus classes, cycling the beautiful trails in western Massachusetts, or trying new recipes in her kitchen.
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Recent Posts

By: Ellen Cunningham November 16, 2017

Do Restaurants Have to Pay Processing Fees on Sales Tax?

Restaurant Metrics

Today, we're going to be discussing one of the two avoidable parts of life. 

No, not death – taxes. Specifically,..

4 minute read
By: Ellen Cunningham September 11, 2017

Fast Food Industry Trends: What's Next for Fast Food in 2018?

Industry News & Trends  |  Restaurant Technology

There’s no doubt that the restaurant business is constantly evolving, and that’s true for fast food establishments..

3 minute read
By: Ellen Cunningham August 11, 2017

What is a POS Purchase? Answering All Of Your POS Questions

Restaurant Technology

In the most basic terms, a point of sale (POS) purchase refers to the moment when a customer makes a purchase. In..

3 minute read
By: Ellen Cunningham July 8, 2017

A Brief History of the Modern POS System [Infographic]

Restaurant Technology

The real start of the POS system is up for debate, with some claiming it goes back to the first mechanical cash..

5 minute read
By: Ellen Cunningham June 13, 2017

Are Restaurant Cash Drawers Becoming Obsolete?

Industry News & Trends  |  Restaurant Technology

In 2016, payment processor Total System Services (TSYS) conducted its Consumer Payments study and found that when..

3 minute read