Recognizing the potential impact of smart cities on urban life, this year’s CES in Las Vegas included an entire conference track on smart cities.
A session on the need to adopt automation in retail drew an overflow audience during the CES show in Las Vegas.
Kiosk deployers and providers are encouraged by growing customer acceptance of self-service technology and expect 2018 to be an outstanding year.
Self-driving vehicles that deliver fresh produce and allow consumers to place orders via an app and then physically pick their own produce could be the long-sought answer for online produce delivery.
Chrisiana DiMattesa recognized the importance of giving Bostonians a new type of retail experience, leading her to conceptualize a virtual tour of the store prior to its grand opening.
Self-order kiosks in restaurants dominated reader interest in 2017 as several national foodservice chains announced kiosk deployments.
Chuck E. Cheese is using gaming kiosks and food ordering kiosks to upsell customers and create a more enjoyable experience for its guests.
Custom kiosk design helps customers create a fully customized self-service solution to fit their individual use case.
Kiosks allow families to reserve a photo op with Santa and continue shopping until Santa is ready for them.
In discovering his personal affinity for self-checkout, this millennial's experience taught him that his generation is not alone in having this attachment.
Eatsa, both a restaurant and technology provider, faced a difficult choice in deciding the best way to revolutionize the fast casual dining experience. The company has switched its focus from running restaurants to offering other brands its technology.
As the first licensee of Eatsa's self-service technology, Wow Bao's newest unit allows guests to pick up their orders from cubbies that alert them on the status of their orders.
Self-serve kiosks offer QSRs an opportunity to tap the hidden potential of real estate, an opportunity that an infographic, created by Diebold Nixdorf Kiosk, spells out in real numbers.
Beyond its exciting growth potential, the gaming industry has clearly emerged as an innovation lab for kiosks in verticals well beyond gaming.
Interactive kiosks help students and faculty with announcements, wayfinding and other functions on college campuses. The kiosks also provide the administration with valuable data and save the college administrative costs.
Ponko Chicken stays busy taking orders with its dual-facing touchscreen POS station as it prepares to establish a franchise operation.
Wayfinding apps can amass key words and other relevant data associated with a kiosk's database. Hence, the app can provide the consumer information about the kiosk's contents.
Industrial equipment manufacturer upgrades from an internally developed HR kiosk to a more robust offering that provides employees critical information in a cost efficient manner.
With inclement weather upon much of the country, now is an opportune time to expand on best practices for deploying outdoor kiosks.
Even with the commitment to e-commerce, forward-thinking retailers see a big future for self-serve kiosks. Kiosks are a proven technology and they can enhance the in-store buying.