Faerman Cash Register Company

After a Century on the Bowery, Faerman Cash Registers is Cashing out

Last modified July 23, 2019 at 9:14 am

brief documentary At one point in the mid-twentieth century, the Bowery boasted several cash register stores; soon, though, the count could be down to one. In operation for over a century, the iconic Faerman Cash Register Company is about to depart. The business recently put its building at 159 Bowery up for sale, and there […]

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Cash register suppliers might be an endangered species in this neighborhood now, but it wasn’t always that way.  At one point, the Bowery was synonymous with cash register storefronts.  In a March 2009 New York Times profile of Faerman’s [via Vanishing NY], James Barron wrote that “beneath the old Third Avenue el, among the restaurant […]