Tablet kiosks appear to be taking the kiosk market by storm. However, are tablets truly superior to traditional designs?
Big data gets all the headlines these days, but it can easily lead to information overload unless you utilize these three proven steps to manage and harness the data from your kiosk deployment.
Self-service kiosks have moved beyond their typical roles and are performing functions that were unheard of just a few years ago.
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Kiosks are one key element in improving overall customer experience and reducing wait times.
Self-service checkout technologies are expanding rapidly as shoppers gravitate toward the convenience, efficiency, and small lines that are provided by self-service retail kiosks. Based on a recent survey, 85 percent of Americans polled stated that they have used a self-service checkout kiosk.
PROVISIO’s software platform helps InTouch Interactive drive workforce-management solutions for a major supplier of office products and business essentials.
The ICX Association earlier this week handed out its 2015 Excellence Awards to 14 winners in the categories of digital signage, kiosk and self-service and mobile, as applied across many vertical markets.
With the rise of mobile, are ATMs and other cash dispensers on the way to the graveyard of outdated devices? Do we really need ATMs?
Retail kiosks can be tricky to deploy, but with outdoor kiosks, you have to deal with many other elements, including weather. Thus, you need to have a strong deployment plan in place to deal with its potential challenges.
Customers expect a personalized experience that surprises and delights them, and most will trade bits of information about themselves if they receive something in return.
When it comes to the retail market in 2015, the key word is omnichannel. Consumers today need and want the ability to have a shopping experience their way, but that doesn’t necessarily mean we need to overstimulate them with alternative technology.
Knowing how millennials and Gen Z-ers feel about data security is a critical component to understanding how, and if, these individuals will be comfortable sharing sensitive data on a public facing device. How will generational differences influence self-service device usage and how can self-service change to accommodate those differences?
Consumers with a natural sense of curiosity want to engage with technology, says Eric Vazquez, project manager for Encore Event technologies, but will the technology provide value to the consumer and if so, in what form and to what end?
While the "phone" of today and the "phone" of 20 years ago share the same name, they are completely different in practice. We’re seeing the same transformation with kiosks. What once were clunky, single-function machines are now flexible, omnichannel experiences.
In our interconnected world, a single crime can lead to far greater ramifications for a company, including the kiosk industry. With this in mind, how do we improve overall security to mitigate these risks?
Technology should be used in way that's natural for consumers to interact with, and enhance the brand story, rather than be the story itself, says Ben Putland, director of software analysis and development for Grand Visual.
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Customers can now craft their own burgers with McDonald's new "create your own taste" touchscreen kiosks. This is part of McDonald's initiative to boost lackluster sales.
Semiconductor solutions company Microsemi Corp. has partnered with IP design house Mikroprojekt to roll out a human-machine-interface kit for touchscreen displays.
Detroit officials are deploying new parking kiosks that register cars by the license plate, not by location.
Colorado dieters can now gain incentives to lose weight through Weigh and Win kiosks.
Brightbox Inc., a global platform provider of networked mobile device recharging and engagement solutions, announced it teamed with Panasonic to keep the throngs attending this past weekend's VidCon 2015 charged and engaged.
Canadian based kiosk manufacturer NFTouch is attempting to reduce paper usage at car dealerships with its kiosk system.
Broadband Internet provider plans to roll out battery recharge kiosks and connectivity outlets to increase subscribers.
At the show this September, users will be able to see a variety of kiosk and vending deployments as well as new technology in the industry.
Ice House America has rolled out self-service ice kiosks in Tucson, Arizona.
The self-checkout industry is experiencing growth in western Europe and Japan, according to a report by RBR.
Infinite Peripherals Inc. has announced the launch of the Infinea Omni, a new self-service tablet kiosk integrated with iPad Air.
Visitors to the Central Library in Rochester, New York, will now be able to access Social Security benefits from a self-service kiosk.
KioWare has announced the release of its latest kiosk software, with built-in Google Chrome support.
Rite Aid has recently partnered with HealthSpot to deploy telepresence pharmacy kiosks at 25 Rite Aid pharmacies in Ohio.
The self-service kiosk market will grow at 11 percent CAGR, according to a new report entitled "Global Interactive Kiosk Market 2015-2019."
Battery Backup Power Inc. has partnered with Parlan Kiosk Solutions to provide a bill-payment kiosk solution for power outages.
Visitors at the Narita International Airport in Tokyo, Japan, will now be able to purchase prepaid SIM cards from vending kiosks.
Kiosk manufacturer Maclocks has announced the release of its latest iPad enclosure, the Rokku iPad Enclosure Kiosk.
Fujitsu Components America Inc. has released a new low profile 24V thermal printer, called the FTP 6xGMCL series.
Patients at Novand Health Brunswich Medical Center in Bolivia, North Carolina, will now be able to check in for appointments using self-service kiosks.
Manufacturing company TriMas Corp. has recently selected deployed kiosks to provide employee access to the company's benefits program.
Aberdeenshire, Scotland is beginning a trial with a robotic pharmacy kiosk which allows users to talk to a pharmacist remotely and have their prescriptions dispensed to them.
Pro Display recently partnered with wonderMakr to roll out digital signage smile booth kiosks that rewarded Air Miles Canada fliers with prizes for giving their best smiles.
Vending kiosk manufacturer AVT Inc. has launched a new mobile payment system developed by PayRange.
Gold Coast, Australia is performing a trial run with bill payment tablet and standard self- kiosks to allow residents to pay water bills and other government services.
Miami's upscale Aventura Mall recently deployed seven new interactive digital signage kiosk directories throughout the shopping center, which provide step-by-step directions and path drawing that guides shoppers to their desired location.
Kiosk software developer ARCA has announced that its self-service software development platform, Envoy, is now integrated with Crane Payment Innovation's bill-payment kiosks.
Johnson County, Iowa, will be installing an interactive kiosk at the county armory and veterans memorial, providing visitors with information on the veterans honored at the memorial.
Kiosk manufacturer Blint Shakes has announced plans to deploy its protein shake vending kiosks at the Weston, Florida, YMCA.
Norcross branch installs new kiosks and digital signage to improve customer experience.
The Syracuse Convention & Visitor Bureau, located in Syracuse, New York, has recently rolled out 11 information kiosks to help tourists find their way around the city and receive promotions.
The Honest Company, owned by Jessica Alba, plans to roll out several eco-friendly retail vending kiosks in select airports.
Payment technologies company Paypoint has selected Moki's Total Control POS terminal to deploy in the U.K. and worldwide, in order to provide remote management and security compliance for its bill-payment kiosks and other devices.
Parking kiosk manufacturer Cale plans to integrate Apple Pay for its Cale WebTerminal kiosks.
U-Vend Inc., kiosk manufacturers for retail, has expanded its self-service ice cream kiosks, Mini Melts, into Las Vegas.
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The Shell Fuel Rewards kiosk program, developed by Frank Mayer and Associates, recently won an award for Best Retail Deployment at the ICX Association Industry Excellence Awards.