ATMATOM Channel Resources & News


5 Ways to Boost ATM Portfolio Profitability
Posted on Wednesday August 09, 2017

Today’s business climate has many companies re-evaluating business practices, searching for ways to cut costs and expand profits. A recent white paper introduces five ways independent ATM Deployers (IAD) can increase revenue, reduce costs and boost profitability. 1. Re-Evaluate Surcharge Rates Many IADs simply set surcharges and let them stand, this can eat into profits […]


ATMIA Addresses ATM Withdrawal Dispute Issues in the U.S.
Posted on Wednesday August 02, 2017

Handling withdrawal disputes has become a daily, standard operating procedure for independent ATM deployers (IAD) and their processors. Recent research commissioned by ATM Industry Association (ATMIA) and authored by the Tremont Capital Group has confirmed about 20-25 percent of ATM withdrawal disputes are fraudulent. In response to these findings, ATMIA has announced they will be […]



Posted on Tuesday July 25, 2017

Background For decades, anti-cash campaigns, largely led by dominant card brands, have been waged in the mass media with the objective of discrediting cash. And, yet, the continued global demand for cash, currently increasing year-on-year at significantly higher rates than the average global GDP, and the popularity of cash as the world’s number one payment […]


An “Abandoned” Program Still Haunts ATM Operators
Posted on Wednesday July 19, 2017

Operation Choke Point (OCP) is shorthand for the nationwide program initiated by the Department of Justice (DOJ) under the Obama Administration and implemented by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and related banking agencies designed to shut down and deny bank accounts to businesses the DOJ determined at high risk for criminal activity – specifically […]


The War on Plastic
Posted on Thursday July 13, 2017

by: Daryl Cornell – Just this week the Wall Street Journal reported on Visa’s bold new “war on cash” program. In exchange for up to $10,000 in upgraded POS hardware, merchants would agree to ban the use of cash to pay for goods and services. Visa’s CEO, Al Kelly, didn’t mince words when he boasted, […]


Turning Trash Into Cash
Posted on Tuesday July 11, 2017

by: Daryl Cornell On the eve of the October 2017 U.S. EMV liability shift, over 100,000 old merchant ATMs appear headed for a dump near you. That’s more than 20,000,000 pounds of old ATMs, complete with non-biodegradable plastics, leaking batteries and other electronic waste ill-suited for landfills. This is a real mess and a potential […]


The Coming ATM Contraction
Posted on Tuesday June 27, 2017

by: Daryl Cornell – Over 100,000 retail ATMs gone, shuttered, inoperable. Customers forced to return to bank ATMs, some of which may soon allow access to only their own customers. Expect then long lines at bank counters, filled with impatient customers wanting access to their own cash. What is it that could force a contraction […]


ARGO FT Hits the Line!
Posted on Tuesday June 06, 2017

June 6, 2017 Long Beach, Mississippi Triton is proud to announce the launch of the newest member of the ARGO product line, the ARGO FT through-the-wall ATM. The ARGO FT is available in both walk-up and drive-up configurations and supports the Glory NMD-100 dispenser.  Trim and polished, with a 15” touch screen and anti-skimming options, this […]


Selling Your ATM Portfolio – What Buyers Are Looking for Today
Posted on Thursday June 01, 2017

Like any business, ATM owners and operators (IADs) enter the business for the purpose of making money. Many purchase a few machines, find a few available locations and get started, eventually growing their business into a full-time business. Despite the business acumen and go-getter attitude required to get started, what most business owners – no […]


4 Ways to Make Your ATM Business More Like Amazon
Posted on Tuesday May 23, 2017

Submitted by: Blanda Marketing – In today’s fast-paced markets, Amazon seems to have all the answers – from attracting and retaining customers to making sure people continue to come back. For ATM businesses the pain points are two-fold – attracting locations for ATM placements and attracting consumers to utilize the machines once placed. As ever, the key […]