Epson Wins RSPA Vendor Award of Excellence for 12th Consecutive Year

Los Alamitos, CA (Sept. 15, 2022) – Epson, a leader in the point-of-sale printing market, today announced it has been awarded the prestigious ‘Vendor Award of Excellence’ from the Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA). Receiving the Silver award in the Hardware Manufacturer category, Epson offers a broad line of POS products engineered for reliability and easy integration with solutions to fit retail needs.

In addition, Epson congratulates seven of its EnvisionSM partners and distributors who have been awarded a prestigious ‘Vendor Awards of Excellence:’

  • Technology Distributor: BlueStar won Gold, M-S Cash Drawer Corporation won Silver and ScanSource Inc. won Bronze
  • Hardware and Software: Heartland won Silver
  • Hardware Manufacturer: Touch Dynamic won Gold
  • Software: SpotOn won Silver and Focus POS Systems received Honorable Mention

“The Vendor Awards of Excellence are a highly sought-after recognition from RSPA, earned by providing outstanding products, support and services throughout the year,” said Tom Kettell, director, commercial channel, Epson America Inc. “In addition to underscoring Epson’s leadership and commitment to the retail industry, we are proud to stand amongst so many partners also receiving this honor and offer our congratulations for their achievements.”

The RSPA Vendor Awards of Excellence are the point of sale and retail technology industry’s only awards where resellers vote to recognize vendor’s excellence in channel service. RSPA conducted an electronic voting process for a four-week period in which all RSPA reseller members were called upon to vote for the channel vendors they deemed “best in service and support” in six categories. Click here for a full list of winners.

Epson is a certified, long-standing member of the RSPA. The RSPA Certification Program identifies companies in the retail technology industry that provide exceptional levels of competence and performance in a professional manner. RetailNOW is the retail technology industry’s largest cross-vertical show, including leading vendors and distributors in grocery, food service, convenience, and retail verticals.


About RSPA (Retail Solutions Providers Association)
The RSPA is North America’s largest community of VARs, software developers, vendors, and distributors in the retail, restaurant, grocery, and cannabis verticals. The mission of the RSPA is to accelerate the success of its members in the point-of-sale ecosystem by providing knowledge and connections. The organization offers education, certification, hotlines for legal, security, sales, and business advice, industry advocacy, and discounts on other services to assist members with becoming and remaining successful. RSPA is most well-known for its signature events, RetailNOW and Inspire which provide face-to-face learning and networking opportunities.

About Epson
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to co-creating sustainability and enriching communities by leveraging its efficient, compact, and precision technologies and digital technologies to connect people, things, and information. The company is focused on solving societal issues through innovations in home and office printing, commercial and industrial printing, manufacturing, visual and lifestyle. Epson’s goal is to become carbon negative and eliminate use of exhaustible underground resources such as oil and metal by 2050.

Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the worldwide Epson Group generates annual sales of around JPY 1 trillion.

Epson America, Inc., based in Los Alamitos, Calif., is Epson’s regional headquarters for the U.S., Canada, and Latin America.