Pleasant Prairie, WI. ZF Electronic Systems Pleasant Prairie, LLC will display its unique CHERRY brand of keyboards, along with other computer input devices, and preview their upcoming new Smart USB Charge and Sync Device at the National Retail Federation (NRF) show, January 11 – 15, 2015 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City.

The full line of CHERRY Point of Sale (POS) keyboards and accessory kits will be on display, along with a preproduction release of the new CHERRY Smart USB Charge and Sync Device. This single device will have a dual function, allowing users to synchronize data and charge their USB compatible devices. Each unit has 7 ports, and users will be able to daisy chain up to five of these devices.

Personnel will be on hand at NRF Booth #3875 to point out the features and benefits of all CHERRY products and provide a preview of the upcoming Smart USB Charge and Sync Device. In addition, they will provide a preview of the future enhancements and the advanced technologies they will employ, which are currently in the development stage. These future developments will incorporate the next generation of electronics into the CHERRY line of POS keyboards. “We believe there are many years and high quantities of POS keyboards in the pipeline, so we have been investing our time and resources to add the next generation of electronics to our keyboards, in order to meet the future needs of our POS keyboard clients,” states Phillip Kirsch, Sales and Marketing Manager for the CHERRY brand at ZF Electronic Systems.

CHERRY’s Typing Olympics kiosk will be onsite at NRF to provide booth visitors with an opportunity to qualify to spin CHERRY’s prize wheel. Numerous prizes will be given away throughout the NRF convention, including an Ipad® Mini and a Fitbit® each day during this event.

The National Retail Federation describes this convention as Retail’s BIG Show – the NRF’s flagship industry event held annually in New York City. The four day event offers unparalleled education, collegial networking, and an enormous EXPO Hall full of technologies and solutions.

For further information call 262-942-6500.



CHERRY, a registered brand of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, provides high-performance sensors, standard and custom electrical switches, and computer input devices for the worldwide automotive, computer and consumer/commercial OEM markets.

About ZF Friedrichshafen AG

ZF is a worldwide leading automotive supplier for drive line and chassis technology with 121 production sites in 27 countries.