Kiosks are creating new and easier ways to give to charitable organizations.
From entry to departure to arrival, kiosks could soon make it possible to venture through an airport without a single human interaction.
Kiosks are providing massive opportunities for mass access to transit.
Self-checkout and new ways to pay are leading to a decrease in the use of cash in the U.K., according to a BRC study.
The kiosk industry has matured and increasingly is focusing on specific niches rather than a one-size-fits-all approach, industry insiders say.
Mobile may threaten some kiosk functions, but could also offer new pathways to profit.
Kiosk Marketplace surveys the money-transfer and remittance industry's self-service and kiosk landscape.
Between the "back-to-basics" of fresh food, and the "back-to-the-future" of new tech, vending kiosks have bright outlook.
Shop.org, the online arm of the National Retail Federation, has shared recommendations with their audience in an "Open Letter to Retail CEOs." Their recommendations are on the subject of talent mix. Shop.org recommends that retailers hire/promote based on digital competencies and experience.
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Seattle Seahawks fullback becomes healthy vending kiosk franchisee to support his healthy living foundation.
Customs waits in Boston may be a little shorter since Logan International Airport has deployed 30 self-service kiosks, according to the Boston Globe.
The Massachusetts Port Authority paid $2.1 million for the kiosks in an effort to ease congestion at U.S. Customs and Border Protection areas.
Colorado bitcoin startup XBTeller is planning to introduce a bitcoin ATM network across the state, according to newbtc.com. Alongside the ATMs, the company will install attended kiosks to educate consumers on the basics of the digital currency.
"The majority of people haven't heard of Bitcoin.
PAYTOO announced its first cardless ATM for consumers without a bank account, according to a press release. The Mobile Wallet solution provides traditional banking services such as money transfer and ATM withdrawal. PAYTOO's Mobile Wallet is designed to negate the...
This month Essie will pilot nail polish vending kiosks in airports and malls around the country, according to Fashionista.com.
The Essie Boutique machines will open at New York's JFK JetBlue Terminal and Oakland International Airport.
Earnie Garcia took a different approach to the process of buying a car when he founded Carvana in 2013. Garcia started the self-service Atlanta-based company as a vehicle to finance and purchase automobiles online, according to Bloomberg. Cars can be...
A new interactive kiosk debuted at the Milford, Del.-based Milford Museum, according to a Delmarva.com article. The museum's recent 12-week renovation included a grant from the Lion's Club and from Delaware Humanities to purchase the kiosk. Milford Museum Executive Director...
Instanbul-based Pugedon, a provider of smart recycling kiosks, has installed vending machines to feed the city's 100,000 stray cats and dogs.
The machines also double as a recycling center, according to a Jezebel.com article. When a plastic bottle is placed in the bin, the machine dispenses pet food.
The Automatic Merchandising State of the Industry report said there is a growing demand from consumers and operators for healthy vending products, according to a press release. "Vendors reported that healthy food attributed as much as a 25-percent upswing in...
"Champagne wishes and caviar dreams" aren't out of reach in the new dawn of kiosks. The latest advances in self-service food reveal a line of extravagant items that are replacing the images of junk food we once associated with vending...
Becky Fullmer, a resident of Annville, Pennsylvania, has started a healthy vending machine business, reports the Lebanon Daily News. She currently has five machines installed at various locations, and the machnes accept debit cards and include modems so she can...
The U.S.-based Digital Screenmedia Association and the Taiwan-based Digital Signage Multimedia Alliance today announced a partnership with the goal of "bringing education, networking and advocacy to global interests." In an official ceremony in Taipei, Taiwan, during the recent Digital Signage...
Smart vending machine software is being showcased by SAP Africa at this year’s SAPHILA conference, to be held at Sun City, South Africa, June 9-11. SAPHILA is a biennial conference for users of German software company SAP’s technology. SAP’s smart...
Tranzbyte Corp. has opted for SmarterSign digital signage software to deliver digital out-of-home ads to the top digital signage display screen of its ZaZZZ marijuana-dispensary kiosks, Transbyte announced earlier this month. The platform offers a scalable solution combined with ease...
Redbox is to remove over 500 DVD rental kiosks in the U.S. during 2014, The Wall Street Journal reports.
According to The Journal, Redbox, which is owned by Outerwall, installed more than 40,000 DVD rental kiosks in grocery stores, 7-Elevens and Walmarts in the last seven years.
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The European Vending Association has published a report on the state of the European vending machine market in 2012. The report said that the total number of vending machines in Europe fell by 1 percent year-on-year to 3.77 million in...