Yankee Candle Selects Toshiba and Certified Retail Solutions to Transform Store Experience

Yankee Candle to Deploy 1400 Toshiba POS Systems Across Stores in
North America and U.K.

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–National Retail Federation Convention– Toshiba
Global Commerce Solutions, Inc.
(Toshiba) today announced The
Yankee Candle Company, Inc.
, has selected solutions led by Toshiba
TCxWaveTM, a versatile point of sale (POS) solution that
provides stylish design, durability, transaction time improvement and
ergonomics to modernize the store associates’ environment and improve
the customer checkout experience. The TCxWave systems will be deployed
across stores in North America and the United Kingdom during 2017.

Headquartered in South Deerfield, Massachusetts, The Yankee Candle
Company, Inc. is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and
retailer of premium scented candles. The company is a wholly owned
subsidiary of Newell Brands and sells its products through a North
American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store
locations, a growing base of more than 500 company owned and operated
retail stores, direct mail catalogs, its Internet website www.yankeecandle.com,
and an international wholesale customer network.

To modernize its retail technology and accommodate future growth, The
Yankee Candle Company, Inc. sought a solution that offered a versatile
design with gesture touch-based screen functionality that affords
investment protection for its evolving retail space. The company
selected Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions and its Together Commerce
Alliance business partner Certified
Retail Solutions
, because of market leadership in retail technology

“We selected Toshiba’s POS solutions to support our new retail
infrastructure because of the unique design, durability, product road
map and ability to strengthen our customer engagement,” said Dave
Harris, vice president of Information Technology, The Yankee Candle
Company, Inc.

“As the most recognized brand in the candle business, we are delighted
to provide The Yankee Candle Company with technology to deliver enriched
shopping experiences for their customers, as well as a frictionless
checkout,” said Bill Campbell, Vice President, Head of Sales, North
America, Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions.

To learn more about Toshiba’s TCxWave and retail innovations, stop by
the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Big Show Booth 2563 on January 15
– 17, 2017 or visit toshibacommerce.com and
follow Toshiba’s retail activities on twitter @toshibagcs

About Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions is retail’s first choice for
integrated in-store solutions and is a global market share leader in
retail store technology. 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 toshibacommerce.com or
engage on Twitter @toshibagcs

The information in this document represents current goals and objectives
and is subject to change or withdrawal without notice.


Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, Inc.
Renee Kiefer, 1.919.523.7241