“IKEA, Atos and Wincor-Nixdorf deploy first YOMANI in the Netherlands”

Delft, Utrecht, 23 July 2012

IKEA, the world's largest residential retail company and brand new winner of the retail public prices 'Warehouse and household' and 'Living', has chosen the YOMANI terminal of Atos Worldline, which brings together Atos core expertise in hi-tech transactional services. IKEA is the first retailer in the Netherlands to deploy this new payment terminal.

Wincor-Nixdorf and Atos Worldline have been chosen by IKEA to accompany the replacement of its old terminals. The YOMANI terminal was chosen following an intensive product and vendor selection.

Account manager Dennis van Tol at Wincor-Nixdorf: "We have attentively listened to the wishes of IKEA with regard to reliability, functionality, customer experience and speed, and found that the YOMANI was the best solution to comply with the customer's requests."

The YOMANI is the new desktop terminal from Atos Worldline that focuses on the corporate market. The terminal is equipped with soft, pure lines with high quality finish. The YOMANI has increased security and integrated pin-shielding design, and was awarded the Red Dot Award. Exceptional and new features are the large color display, USB port and integrated NFC reader.

With the successful execution of the IKEA project, Wincor-Nixdorf demonstrates to be a suitable partner in designing, delivering and maintaining high-end shop automation. The global company develops and integrates concepts and solutions for shops, malls and stores regardless of existing infrastructure or hardware. Van Tol: "Our international experience and knowledge enables us to optimize processes in the shop and increase "average spending ".

"The partnership with Wincor Nixdorf and Atos Worldline fits into our strategy and vision to make life for a broad public more enjoyable with a beautiful and affordable range. Control of costs and availability is essential to realize our promise in the future, "says a spokesman for IKEA.

About Atos
Atos is an international information technology services company with annual 2011 pro forma revenue of EUR 8.5 billion and 74,000 employees in 42 countries. Serving a global client base, it delivers hi-tech transactional services, consulting and technology services, systems integration and managed services. With its deep technology expertise and industry knowledge, it works with clients across the following market sectors: Manufacturing, Retail, Services; Public, Health & Transports; Financial Services; Telecoms, Media & Technology; Energy & Utilities. Atos is focused on business technology that powers progress and helps organizations to create their firm of the future. It is the Worldwide Information Technology Partner for the Olympic and Paralympic Games and is quoted on the Paris Eurolist Market. Atos operates under the brands Atos, Atos Consulting & Technology Services, Atos Worldline and Atos Worldgrid.

About Atos Worldline
Atos Worldline brings together Atos core expertise in Hi-Tech Transactional Services (HTTS) with over 35 years of experience and recognized know-how in the payment industry. A leader in end-to-end services for critical electronic transactions, Atos Worldline is specialised in electronic payment services (including issuing, acquiring, terminals, and card and non-card payment solutions & processing), eServices for customers, citizens and communities (eCS) as well as services for financial markets. Atos Worldline is committed to continuous R&D and innovation so its customers can benefit from leading-edge solutions to stay ahead of market evolutions. Atos Worldline generates annual revenues of € 913 million and employs over 5,400 people in the world.

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