Clover Station takes on tablet POS market


The payment processor First Data acquired Clover and the loyalty platform Perka as part of its market growth strategy.


In-store health kiosks could make Obamacare understandable

SoloHealth stations are now offering awareness and enrollment information around the new Health Insurance Marketplace.

French retailer Orchestra looks down the endless aisle

The children's specialty retailer turned to touchscreen kiosks to solve its out-of-stock issues.

Gaining loyalty in a global economy

The global economy has had benefits for some businesses and created more challenges for others. It's a big world out there and keeping up with it can be exhausting.

CETW: IBM's multipurpose kiosk performs a variety of tasks (video)

IBM has designed an ADA-compliant kiosk that will let post office users choose the photo featured on their stamps.

Top uses for kiosks in the hospitality industry

The hospitality industry has obviously seen its share of challenges as travel and leisure budgets still border on "non-existent" for many Americans. Although the slumping economy has caused some industries to contract, hospitality is not a fad.

NRF: Executive schools retailers on mobile payment

Retailers could reap a plethora of benefits by implementing mobile-payment systems

What does the iPad mean for developers of in-store kiosks?

While some were still pondering the features and limitations of the iPad beyond personal use, visionary retailers grasped its potential for providing a fresh retail experience and started dialing the phone. There are a few considerations related to hardware and...

KioskCom: Achieving ROI through customer-engagement tech

KioskCom Self Service Expo and The Digital Signage Show in Las Vegas this year put the focus squarely on taking the next step in educating deployers of kiosks, digital signage and other consumer-engagement technologies.

Special summit will again offer secure, open forum for deployers

Away from suppliers and media, users can share questions, concerns for their self-service projects.

GlobalShop 2009: Optimism and strength

Despite the economic chill in the air, attendees and exhibitors made last week's tradeshow a success in the eyes of its organizers.

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Kentucky governor christens kiosk for ACA applications

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear was in Bowling Green to take part in the opening of the Kynect kiosk at the Barren River District Health Department. According to a post on, Gov. Beshear said more than 11,000 applications are in...

Advanced Kiosks assists Maine with statewide benefits initiative

Advanced Kiosks, a producer of self-service kiosks, recently implemented a project for the Maine Department of Health and Human Services Office for Family Independence to manufacture and install 58 turnkey, self-service computer kiosks in 16 regional offices throughout the state....

Hong Kong's Watami restaurant group taps Fujitsu for line-busting kiosk system

An electronic line management system by Fujitsu, equipped with interactive kiosks and digital signage, is helping satiate hungry restaurant-goers in Hong Kong. According to an article on, Japan's Watami Group deployed the technology throughout its restaurants as a means...

SeePoint kiosks build commuter engagement in Las Vegas

For the nearly 30,000 commuters in the Las Vegas Valley who are part of Southern Nevada's Club Ride Commuter Services program, the deployment of SeePoint Technology kiosks at select employment sites is making it easier to report commuting information, keep...

Design co offers batch digital signage and kiosk solutions for food services

Iowa-based interactive design company QA Graphics has introduced a new product line, Batch Solutions, a collection of digital signage applications including Batch Digital Menu Boards and Batch Nutritional Kiosks for the restaurant, food service and hospitality industries. QA Graphics said...

Ann Michaels launches customer engagement platform

The customer experience management firm Ann Michaels & Associates announced the launch of two new services that will be showcased at the National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago this month. The Customer Engagement Console (CEC) is a tablet-based kiosk that...

DSE13: OneSource to display URway Sojourn series kiosks

OneSource Interactive is launching a new kiosk platform that incorporates its modular Sojourn model. According to a company announcement, the URway Sojourn series will continue the lightweight, no tools required benefits that make the product ideal for trade shows and...

Alabama med center kiosk eases child health insurance enrollment

According to The Daily Sentinel in Scottsboro, Ala., A Scottsboro medical center has deployed an ALL Kids Insurance and Medicaid enrollment kiosk in its emergency room. Parents of children without health insurance can submit an electronic insurance application via the...

Is it a Super Kiosk or just an iPad? (video)

Retailers can transform a standard iPad into an in-store kiosk with Global Bay Mobile Technologies' latest module. Global Bay, leading provider of next-generation mobile solutions, built the kiosk product to provide retailers with a "new in-store channel to deliver content...

Utility company using new software to protect kiosk networks

OPSWAT and ZIVELO are working together to provide the largest utility company in Missouri, Ameren Corporation, with anti-malware solutions. Ameren recently received three media scanning terminals manufactured by ZIVEL powered by OPSWAT's MetaDefender for Media (MD4M) anti-malware software, according to...

Gamblers getting fast cash at casino kiosks

Gamblers now have speedy access to cash when they use M3 Technology's Cash Access Kiosks, according to a press release from M3T, the creator of the kiosks and a provider of gaming information technology and casino management systems. The one-stop...

IER unveils 2-D barcode reader for easy airport check-in

IER, a manufacturer of technology for check-in and boarding in the air transportation industry, has released a 2-D barcode reader with integrated RFID technologies to be deployed at all passenger touch points, including ticket counter, security checkpoint, frequent-flyer clubs, service...

You are what you eat: Kiosk predicts favorite recipes based on consumers' looks

Ever wonder if your appearance screams chicken or fish? Now you can find out, at kiosks developed by Intel and Kraft.

NRF: Retailers learn about C-tailing from NCR (VIDEO)

NCR Corp representatives were at the National Retail Federation's Big Show last week in New York City to sell retailers on C-tailing, a solution that converges Web, mobile and kiosk technology to allow consumers to set up personal accounts that...

Applying for food stamps easy in N.C.

The department of Social Services in New Hanover County, N.C., has deployed computer kiosks in its lobby for food-stamp applicants, according to City officials said it will be more effective than the 16-page-long paper applications, and that it is...

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