Monthly Archives: August 2021

Automat Dumplings With Kiosks and Lockers

Noted on Retail Automation August 2021 Brooklyn Dumpling Shop Delivers automat dining to Dallas Click for full-size image — Dumpling Automat In Brief: Combination of automatic self-service ordering + lockers (temp controlled) Couple of kiosks + wall of lockers Vimeo Video of process Franchise opportunities Very nice press coverage Wonderful history of the automat Food looks great! Please come to Denver! Excerpt:… Read More »

Blockchain Industry Forms Cryptocurrency Compliance Cooperative (CCC)

Spearheaded by Bitcoin ATM operators DigitalMint and Coinsource, the CCC looks to enhance cryptocurrency regulations while establishing consumer-centric frameworks for strengthened public protections and safety. From PRNewswire August 2021 CHICAGO, Aug. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Leaders across the cash-to-crypto industry, including Bitcoin ATM (BTM) operators DigitalMint and Coinsource, blockchain analysis platform Chainalysis, and others, today announce the formation of the Cryptocurrency… Read More »

Epic Welcome Kiosk That is Truly Height Adjustable

From PatientKiosk August 2021 Olea Kiosks®, Inc. Delivers Height Adjustable Austin Kiosk for Healthcare Patient Kiosk Check-In News from Olea Kiosks August 2021 Patient Kiosk Check-In Adjustable Height Olea Kiosks® Inc., today, announced the addition of its height-adjustable base for the Austin series kiosk.  This new addition is available for ordering now. With more than 2500 units in the… Read More »

AVIXA News on Large Display Panel Trends and More

AVIXA News on Large Display Panel Trends Article on AVIXA — Digital Signage Article Large Format Display Touchscreens Gain Interactive Signage Solution Market Share As face-to-face interaction becomes less of a priority in the marketplace, organizations of all types are reconsidering the ways they communicate with their customers. In many cases, they’re incorporating large-format displays to accomplish the… Read More »

Kiosk Assistive Technology – AudioNav & US Access Board Webinar

From kma.global Assistive Technology News From Storm Interface A recent US Access Board panel discussion regarding self-service transaction machines featured various speakers from advocacy organizations and the self-service kiosk industry. Among the speakers was NCR’s Phil Day who discussed the evolution of the uNav/AudioNav device. This was a product developed in a close and productive collaboration between NCR and… Read More »

Variant on Taco Bell New York Cashierless Restaurant Kiosks

From MCA with thanks to Sixteen:Nine — older article from fall 2020 but it shows countertop kiosks for orders. Worth noting that Taco Bell announced cantina kiosks at Times Square back in April 2021. This precedes that by 6 months. Nice gallery of pictures. Automated Restaurant Kiosks ala Taco Bell — Itsu ‘store of the future’ in pictures… Read More »

Best Digital Signage Solution SuperSign versus MagicINFO by Samsung

LG Supersign Digital Signage Solution For QSRs Read the full article on Sixteen-Nine.Net In Brief Display signage for retail qsr is the highest capital cost (aka big potato), albeit by themselves low margin Selling those though often means selling a bunch of “small potatoes”, many with much higher profit As Haynes sums it up — Recurring SaaS CMS… Read More »

G2E Casino Kiosk Tradeshow – Gaming Kiosks & Player Loyalty Kiosks

Casino Kiosk News G2E  The American Gaming Association (AGA), with partner Reed Exhibitions, formally announced plans to move forward with Global Gaming Expo (G2E) 2021 as an in-person event with additional virtual components October 4–7, 2021 (Education: October 4-7 | Expo Hall: October 5-7) at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas.Jun 1, 2021 G2E has always been on the top… Read More »

Press Release Kiosk Manufacturer Association August Updates: Vaccine Kiosks, Tradeshows and ADA News

Kiosk Manufacturer Association News August 2021 DENVER, Colo., Aug. 18, 2021 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — August news for the Kiosk Association. KMA Kiosk Association is pleased to announce new Co-Chairmen of ADA Committee along with trade show info and vaccine passport kiosk information. Trade Shows are back KMA is now an official media partner for InfoComm (AVIXA) and the biggest digital… Read More »

Kiosk Manufacturer Association (KMA) Announces ADA Committee Co-Chairmen

ADA Kiosk News From Businesswire August 2021 August 18, 2021 03:39 PM Eastern Daylight Time DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KMA is pleased to confirm that Peter Jarvis has accepted a request to continue as Co-Chair of the Accessibility Committee. Working closely with Peter as Co-Chair will be Nicky Shaw of Storm Interface. “Thank you to Randy Amundson of FMA who previously served as… Read More »

Restaurant Growth Strategies – Scott Deviney, CEO, Chicken Salad Chick

Restaurant Growth Strategies August 2021 NRN Link — Join Chicken Salad Chick CEO Scott Deviney for an interactive Q&A session on how restaurant growth strategies are evolving and what factors make for a successful store opening in 2021 and beyond. Coming off years of steady expansion, Chicken Salad Chick is looking to maintain its growth trajectory as it… Read More »

Panasonic Digital Signage Solution Available

Covered first by Digital Signage blog Digital Signage Solution Panasonic Noted on Sixteen:Nine Panasonic digital signage solutions From Sixteen:Nine Panasonic has not been an overly visible player in the North American digital signage ecosystem for many years, but the Japanese visual systems and electronics manufacturer is taking a focused run at the business with what it is calling a Complete… Read More »

Wrap – Four Lane Drive-Thru Taco Bell Defy (with kiosk)

First covered by Menu-Board.net Four Lane Drive Thru Concept Four Drive Thru Lanes In Brief: Key Terms – Contactless, Frictionless, Wait Time Food made upstairs and delivered via tubes (think your drive thru bank) Proprietary vertical lift, invented by New Hope-based PD Instore, delivers the food There are four drive-thru lanes, three dedicated to mobile or delivery orders.… Read More »

Kiosk Software Adds RFID Devices for Bluetooth NFC Kiosks – Elatec and KioWare

Bluetooth Kiosk – NFC Kiosk – RFID Kiosk News YORK, Pa. – Elatec, Inc. and KioWare Kiosk System Software have announced they are entering an OEM partnership with the aim of developing products and solutions that are easily paired together. KioWare has added the Elatec TWN4 family of RFID card and NFC and BLE mobile credential readers to its… Read More »

EU Digital COVID certificate Kiosks – EUDCC Passport Kiosk

EUDCC Kiosk News From EuroNews July 2021 In Brief EUDCC went into force July 2021 21 of 27 connected to network Grace period ends August 12 Kiosk implementations available now For more info contact [email protected] Article The EU’s Digital COVID certificate officially comes into force from today, 1 July. By Wednesday evening, 21 EU nations, out of the… Read More »

Panasonic Lockers – Panasonic Smart Lockers Resources

Smart Lockers ClearConnect Restaurant Solutions Looking to give your guests a seamless experience complete with a short wait time, exceptional service, and the latest technology? ClearConnect™ is a holistic and scalable solution designed for quick service restaurants enhancing every step of the customer journey that can be customized to fit your operational needs, from small to medium-sized operations… Read More »

Vaccine Passport Kiosks – Vaccination Status Check – Where and How Are They Being Used

Vaccine Passport Kiosks August 2021 — More and more businesses are requiring vaccination for employees. Along with that are restaurants (New York e.g.) where patrons need to be checked.  Meanwhile, FDA approval is imminent and could become a watershed event Immigration and travel passport kiosks now have to consider vaccination status What is the evolving landscape for “Vaccine… Read More »

Voice Assistant Kiosks and Digital Signage in Korea

Voice Kiosk News From Sixteen:Nine and Dave Haynes —  Hat Tip Craig Keefner at kioskindustry.org for flagging this … LG’s mobile retail wing is starting to use voice recognition technology from an Israeli startup to act as digital assistant at its mobile phone service provider stores in South Korea. Kardome announced it will install its voice activation technology in 2,000 LG Uplus… Read More »

Voice Kiosks – LG Uplus Employs Kardome’s Voice Technology in Store Kiosks

Voice Kiosk technology for private, secure voice recognition interaction in kiosks and digital signage Tel Aviv, Israel: Kardome today announced it has contracted with LG Uplus to install its Voice Activation Software in the mobile service provider’s store kiosks. Kardome is excited to partner with LG Uplus to provide its customers with secure voice interaction in its kiosk… Read More »

Transit Contactless Card Reader Payment – 4 Reasons Transit Operators Need Contactless Payments

Contactless Card Reader Payment Kiosk News From Ingenico blog written by Bruce Rasmussen | Aug 04, 2021 Back in 2019, the MTA rolled out OMNY – an innovative contactless fare payment system that allowed riders to simply “tap n go.” A rider (whether a daily traveler or a tourist) could simply use their contactless card, mobile wallet or wearable to tap… Read More »

InfoComm 2021 Announces Education Program Focused on Pro AV Design and Integration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS CONTACT: Krystle Murphy, Communications Manager, AVIXA Email: [email protected] Phone: +1.703.279.6366 InfoComm 2021 Announces Education Program Focused on Pro AV Design and Integration   FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 5, 2021 – InfoComm 2021, produced by AVIXA, will host a rich education program focused on pro AV design and integration at the show October 23-29, 2021, at the Orange County Convention Center… Read More »

Kiosk Solution News – Evoke Creative acquires Apposing – Kiosk Solutions Available

Evoke Creative acquires Apposing to bring ‘in-store and in-pocket’ offering under one roof 3rd August 2021: Evoke Creative Ltd – the leading specialist in kiosk, digital signage and interactive solutions for the retail, hospitality and public sectors – has acquired Liverpool-based app design and development agency, Apposing Ltd, as part of their wider expansion strategy. Under the agreement, Apposing… Read More »

Digital Display Solutions – InfoComm Tradeshow Preview

Digital Signage Tradeshow News InfoComm 2021 Looks to be a very good show this yet. Kicking it off WAS the Digital Mixer Event that Sixteen:Nine was to be hosting. Took all of 36 hours to get a full set of sponsors.  Unfortunately, travel for Canadians is problematic. Registration for that event is expected sometime after labor day. Exhibits… Read More »