The next big thing in self service solutions: interactive EV charging kiosks

The rise in electric cars on the road will encourage production of electric vehicle charging stations as the success of electric cars will be dependent on the availability of EV charging stations. Charging station providers will need to account for the cost of installing stations, functionality, weatherproofing and getting power to the site.

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Kiosk Marketplace announces the first annual Most Innovative Kiosk Awards

The first annual Kiosk Marketplace Most Innovative Kiosk Awards honors excellence in eight customer categories. More than 400 readers filled out ballots and voted for the most innovative kiosk to determine the winners.

How to get an education kiosk using grants

Kiosks can help students check in to school and find where they need to go. They also provide event information to the school community. There are both public and private resources available to help pay for these valuable tools.

FastCasual's parent company launching FoodTruckOperator.com

Networld Media Group will launch FoodTruckOperator.com on April 1. It will cover industry trends and news, profile business owners and explore the technologies and tools available to help operators grow their businesses.

How kiosks make Valentine's Day sweeter for florists, gift card merchants and others

Kiosks play an increasingly important role on Valentine's Day for florists, gift card merchants and others. For florists, Valentine's Day is the single busiest day of the year.

The price of self-service, part 3: lowering the cost of manufacturing, road maps, warranties, hot-swap, installation and maintenance

With more kiosks entering the field, deployers need to have service and maintenance agreements well established. The cost of maintenance is oftentimes directly related to the integrity of the hardware and software manufacturers and the quality of the components and operating systems.

Hotels and restaurants juggle kiosks and mobile technology

Mobile technology has grabbed the limelight due to rapid consumer adoption, but restaurants and hotels continue to invest in kiosks as well as mobile order-and-pay. Will the two technologies compete or complement each another?

UFood Grill's self-serve kiosk recognizes customers' faces

UFood Gill's firsts stand-alone restaurant features a self-order kiosk that can remember the customer, thanks to facial recognition.

2016 was the year of QSR digital kiosks and 2017 promises even more innovation

Last year was the year that self-serve order kiosks made big waves in the restaurant sector. This year promises to bring more growth to kiosks thanks to new security features, environmental enhancements, emergency warning systems and mobile integration.

Has the time finally arrived in the US for the automated c-store?

Automated food and convenience retail stores have existed for many years, but in the U.S. they have never gained the traction they have achieved in Europe. With new technology, more versatile supply chains and the rise of "food deserts," a new demand for these formats could be at hand.

Micro markets: the self-service supermarket in the lobby

Micro markets are expanding rapidly across worksites and heavily trafficked areas because they provide a large variety of fresh and high quality food and refreshments to consumers eating on the run. The systems rely on self checkout kiosks and are far more popular with consumers than vending machines.

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Inside View of a Kiosk Manufacturer

How an American Kiosk Manufacturer Creates Quality Solutions for a Global Marketplace.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Meridian




10Federal Self-Storage & Self-Service Kiosks

Advanced Kiosks interviews client Brad Minsley, CEO of 10Federal, for a case study on kiosks in the self-storage industry. Kiosks can improve differentiation, profit, and customer satisfaction for self-storage facilities by automating simple tasks. 

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Advanced Kiosks




PanelPCs: Evolving To Meet The Needs of Kiosks Systems of Tomorrow

All-In-One PanelPCs today serve an increasingly diverse set of application requirements for Kiosk systems. The simple one-touch PanelPCs are mov-ing to more complex screen functionality with two-way interaction and pro-visions to facilitate data analytics. As the requirements evolve, the technolo-gy for these systems continues to adapt.

Type: White Paper

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Self Service Kiosks: Configuring the Right I/O & Reliability Features in a Compact Embedded Computer

IBM Corporation required a reliable embedded computer solution for an airline self service kiosk. With a minimum of 5 years product lifespan, a long lifecy-cle support for the system components was needed.

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2017 Kiosk Marketplace Most Innovative Kiosk Awards

Kiosk Marketplace announces the winners of its inaugural Kiosk Marketplace Most Innovative Kiosk Awards, with six nominees taking honors in eight customer categories based on votes from Kiosk Marketplace readers.

Type: Special Report

Sponsor: FUJIFILM North America Corporation




Case Study: Temple Beth Sholom & Self-Service Technology

Advanced Kiosks interviews with Ilana Gilat, Director of Advancement at Temple Beth Sholom on their kiosk implementation. See how this temple used self-service technology to improve their "Book of Life".

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Advanced Kiosks


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