Report examines retail touchscreen display market

A recent report examines the retail touchscreen industry and potential opportunities for growth from 2015 to 2019.

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How self-service retail kiosks change consumer behavior

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.

Top customer experience tech honored at ICXSummit15

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.

Why retail robots are ridiculous

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.

Kiosk security: Preventing key threats

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?

Retail kiosks 101

Retail is a battlefield. You have endless options facing off against each other in combat, with the reward of customer money and loyalty on the line. Kiosks can be a valuable addition to your retail armory.

7-Eleven Hong Kong rolls out Avengers: Age of Ultron QR code kiosk

Ultron spawned many clones of himself during the Age of Ultron movie, and the movie in turn is spawning vast numbers of promotions and tie-ins.

Now kiosks are delivering freshly baked pizzas

Pizza is the go-to meal for almost every occasion. Normally there are only a few options to purchase pizza such as frozen, carryout or delivery. However, kiosk manufacturer A1 concepts has crafted a new pizza kiosk which will allow consumers to purchase a fresh pizza on the spot.

Kiosks and connectivity: Changing bricks and mortar to clicks and mortar

Interactive kiosks and tablets provide a point of connection for the consumer and have become a catalyst to purchasing; these connected kiosks and tablets are changing the brick-and-mortar store to the click-and-mortar store, kiosk expert says.

Recovering your keys at kiosks

Many of us can relate to that horrible feeling when you into your pocket to pull out your keys only to find nothing but lint. You empty all of your pockets, but still your key remains elusive.

Merchandising for the Connected Consumer

Who is the Connected Consumer? With a constant connection to the web and social media via a smart mobile device, the connected consumer is an informed shopper actively seeking the best value for a desired good.

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Irish digital signage firm taking audience measurement and insights to retail SMB market

Galway, Ireland-based Instillo today announced it has created an audience measurement and marketing analysis solution called Instillo Audience designed to make it easy and affordable for even small local businesses to log, analyze and optimize how they communicate with their on-site customers.

Automated pharmacy kiosk dives into The Falls

Pharmabox Inc. has announced plans to deploy an automated pharmacy kiosk at The Falls, a Miami outdoor mall.

Cash automation company to speak at Follow the Cash 2015

ARCA, cash automation technology developer for banks, retailers and self-service kiosks, will appear as a featured partner at the Follow the Cash 2015 Conference to discuss cash-management systems.

Kiosks approve credit for Arkansas furniture stores

Customers of the Arkansas Homefurnishings Association will now be able to get in-store credit from kiosks.

Moki unveils MokiTouch 2 app for in-store kiosk and digital signage experiences

Customizable app enables design, control and measurement of in-store digital experiences, Moki says.

Kiosks furnishing credit for North American Home Furnishing Association

Kiosk manufacturer Versatile Credit has announced a partnership with the North American Home Furnishing Association to allow its partners to utilize Versatile Credit's credit application kiosks.

Virtual tax preparation kiosk system provides tax training

1040TaxBiz has unveiled its new Virtual Tax Preparer kiosk system, designed as a telepresence tool to help clients prepare their taxes.

Rite Aid deploys telepresence pharmacy kiosks

Rite Aid has recently partnered with HealthSpot to deploy telepresence pharmacy kiosks at 25 Rite Aid pharmacies in Ohio.

Self-service kiosk market will grow by 11 percent, new report says

The self-service kiosk market will grow at 11 percent CAGR, according to a new report entitled "Global Interactive Kiosk Market 2015-2019."

Miami's Aventura Mall deploys interactive digital signage wayfinding kiosks

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.

Paypoint deploys new POS for remote management of retail kiosks

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.

U-Vend expands self-service kiosks into Las Vegas market

U-Vend Inc., kiosk manufacturers for retail, has expanded its self-service ice cream kiosks, Mini Melts, into Las Vegas.

Shell Fuel Rewards kiosk wins 'Best Retail Deployment' at the ICX Association Awards

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.

Telecom company integrates new in-store bill payment kiosks

Telecom and technology services company C-Spire has rolled out Source Technologies bill payment kiosk for in-store bill payments.

AVT unveils Multi-Shopper Smart Vending System

AVT Inc. has announced its latest vending kiosk, the Multi-Shopper Smart Vending System, which provides a variety of customization options, according to an AVT press release.

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Learn how many retailers -- both large and small -- are incorporating kiosks and other self-service solutions into their business models.