Frost & Sullivan recognizes Diebold Nixdorf with award

Frost & Sullivan 2017 Global Self-Checkout Systems Growth Excellence Leadership Award goes to Diebold Nixdorf

Type: Special Report

Sponsor: DIEBOLD NIXDORF




Tailored Tech - Bouncepads in Ralph Lauren

Empowering the customer to discover his inner-designer, Ralph Lauren Menswear invites shoppers to design and personalize the perfect polo shirt using the Bouncepad iPad floor stand.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Bouncepad




Consumers Want More Tech In-store - Infographic

Survey shows that the majority of U.S. consumers want more tech in brick & mortar retail stores, restaurants & hotels

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: Bouncepad


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Global Gaming Expo showcases convergence of entertainment, hospitality and foodservice

Exhibits on the show floor included a large number loyalty redemption kiosks, cash management kiosks, card dispensing kiosks and kiosk software.

How 'enhanced personalization' boosts in-store buying opportunities

As technologies evolve merging the physical with the digital, brands are finding new ways to meet customers' shopping needs in the store.

Has automated retailing’s time finally arrived in the US?

There are 10 new automated retailing systems that I have counted in the last 12 months from the U.S., Europe and Asia, including Bodega. The concept, despite the challenges and past failures, just won’t die.

How bricks and mortar retailers can benefit from shoppers’ e-commerce habits

The growth in e-commerce does not mean the death of bricks and mortar retail. While it is certainly true that e-commerce is growing quickly, bricks and mortar sales still account for most total retail revenue.

‘Bodega Mania’ fails to make the case for technology

Hopefully, Bodega's social media firestorm will help educate the automated retailing industry and the technology community about the need to be direct with the public on important forthcoming changes.

Automated restaurants are on the way; here's a sneak peek

Automated restaurants, driven by artificial intelligence and robots, are closer than many think, according to the CEO of a company involved with automation technology and foodservice.

Robotic bartenders a big hit in Las Vegas, take orders from kiosks

Tipsy Robot features a pair of robots that mimic dance moves as they serve up drinks. Patrons order their drinks on table-mounted touchscreen kiosks, then watch the robots shake, stir and pour their drinks.

Redefining automated retailing part 2: Digital media’s key role

Because brick-and-mortar retailers have proven the effectiveness of digital media, the self-serve retail industry has a road map to follow in using this technology to improve the customer experience and boost sales.

Are kiosks the next step for restaurant-based digital signage?

There's a lot of buzz surrounding the rise of self-order kiosks in dining establishments, especially quick-serve restaurants. As digital menu boards approach the point of saturation in many restaurants, kiosks represent the next big opportunity for restaurant-based digital signage.

Micro market sales jump 41.9% in 2016 as installations hit new peak

Now that micro markets have moved beyond the concept stage, both operating companies and product manufacturers are looking at how to optimize micro market product sales and where the concept can be extended to beyond traditional work environments.

Malware attack against Avanti micro market kiosks pushes card reader retrofits

By responding to the data breach proactively, Avanti Markets protected its customer relationships. The event also drove the company to complete most of its card reader retrofits.

Malware data breach hits Avanti micro market kiosks; company urges customers to protect private information

The company has not yet confirmed the cause of the attack, but said the attackers utilized malware to gain access to customers’ personal information from some kiosks.

How new technologies will redefine the automated retailing experience, part 1

Interest in creating enhanced user interactivity at the point of purchase coupled with the availability of new payment options, as well as interest in more product information at the point of sale, provide a powerful basis for redefining the automated retailing experience.

As virtual and augmented reality unfold, kiosks play a role

VR and AR will find a place in retail environments faster than in the homeowner market. But for this to happen, retailers need to add value.

Expanding digital signage capabilities drive growth for outdoor interactive kiosks

Interactive kiosks are providing outdoor environments with new ways to promote their offerings as well as new revenue opportunities in the form of paid digital advertising.

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

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