Press Release

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions Announces Senior Executive

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC, USA – 03 August 2015 - Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, the global market share leader in installed retail store POS systems, today announced that Masato Yamamoto has been appointed Chairman of the Board, Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, Inc. The Board also named Scott Maccabe as President and Chief Executive Officer effective August 1. Additionally, Maccabe will serve on the Board of Directors for Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, Inc.

Scott Maccabe succeeds former President and CEO Steven D. Ladwig, who led the transition of the retail store solutions business from IBM to Toshiba Tec and the establishment of Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions worldwide.

“An innovative and accomplished technology executive, Scott Maccabe has a strong background in the development of technology solutions, worldwide sales, marketing, operations, and technical support,” said Masato Yamamoto, Chairman of the Board, Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, Inc. “His experience leading global organizations and his proven history of leveraging the full breadth of Toshiba Corporation will help our customers succeed.” Since joining Toshiba in 2002, Maccabe has held leadership positions at Toshiba America Electronic Components and currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer, Toshiba America Business Solutions (TABS), a leading provider of multi-function printers, document and workflow solutions and digital signage.

“Over the past few years, I’ve had the opportunity to engage with many employees and the senior management team at Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions and am honored to be leading this organization. Together, we will help our customers deliver an even better retail experience,” said Maccabe. “My priorities are to continue Toshiba’s commitment to develop innovative retail store solutions and services, provide the best experience for our customers and business partners, and broaden and expand Toshiba’s leading market share position.”

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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 or engage on Twitter @toshibagcs

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Renee Kiefer
Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions, Inc.