Branches Need to Be Refurbished

Kaster, James
February 2004
Bank Technology News;Feb2004, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p50
Trade Publication
Focuses on automation in branch banking in the U.S. Percentage of customers using bank branches; Challenges facing banks; Response to branch renewal; Investment in branch automation; Benefits of customer interaction management; Requirements of branch renewal; Solution for the branch.


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