Monthly Archives: December 2021

Coinstar Locations and Deployments

Coinstar Locations Oct 2021 — Keeping track of the deployments and footprint for Coinstar is challenging. From the Coinstar website in December 2021 — Coinstar® is the global leader in self-service coin counting with 23,000 kiosks in North America, Europe, and Japan. More than 800 billion coins have been processed since Coinstar’s inception in the early 1990s. In… Read More »

Redbox Kiosk News – Telehealth and Digital Advertising

Redbox RX and Hy-Vee 12/14/2021 On Tuesday, grocery store chain Hy-Vee announced the launch of a new national subsidiary, Redbox Rx. Treatment on demand — Somewhat similar to Redbox movie machines located outside of stores like Walgreens, Redbox Rx is a health service that provides treatment on demand. “What we’re really focused on is keeping the cost as… Read More »

Coinstar Kiosks

Walmart Offers Bitcoin At Coinstar Kiosks “Coinstar, in partnership with Coinme, has launched a pilot that allows its customers to use cash to purchase bitcoin,” Walmart communications director Molly Blakeman said. “There are 200 Coinstar kiosks located inside Walmart stores across the United States that are part of this pilot.” Walmart shoppers who buy bitcoin at the Coinstar kiosks will be… Read More »

Ohio BMV Kiosks for Motor Vehicle Registation

Ohio BMV Kiosk Oct 13 — The kiosks, which can renew and print existing vehicle registrations and license plate stickers, are making the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles experience more customer-friendly, according to Lt. Gov. Jon Husted. — //www.wksu.org/government-politics/2021-10-13/ohio-bmv-unveils-new-self-service-kiosks Ohio drivers can now skip the line at the BMV with the launch of new self-service kiosks. The kiosks… Read More »

NRF Best Payment Kiosk Innovation Finalist – PopID Pay By Face – Facial Payment

Facial Payment Kiosk Technology NRF 2022  NRF and the Vendor In Partnership (VIP) Awards have forged a partnership for VIP Awards for NRF 2022.  Solutions will be recognized and celebrated by hundreds of retail professionals at NRF 2022 taking place on January 15th, 2022 Datacap in conjunction with the Kiosk Association has entered PopID in the Best Payment Innovation. It is… Read More »

LinkNYC 5G Design “Limited” Approval Passes (except for Residential)

A new design for a much taller, 5G-enabled LinkNYC kiosk received a limited approval Monday—clearing one of the de Blasio administration’s central technology initiatives to restart in commercial and industrial districts following a three-year hiatus. Back in October The Public Design Commission panned the new taller design for 5G — 10/18/2021 from Crains From Crain 12/14 But the… Read More »

Restaurant Market Report by Square (36 pages) By The Numbers

Good to see a point of view from Square. The reports include quite a bit of data. Wakefield did the work for them. They do multiple “Future Of” sectors such as Commerce, Retail and Restaurants. See the Town Square area of Square.   Square is a big cheerleader for QR codes for sure. They make no mention of biometrics… Read More »

Interactive Digital Wayfinding Kiosk – Colony Square 22Miles – Video

22Miles 3D Interactive Wayfinding with Secure Mobile Control was installed and positioned across four kiosks in and around Colony Square. Digital + Innovation Manager Jay Yu speaks about the process of curating the technology to ensure Colony Square’s user experience would live up to the iconic area’s allure. Contact [email protected]  for more information. Post on 22Miles Website Midtown Atlanta’s Foremost Mixed-Use-Community… Read More »

Self-Check Hearing Screening Kiosks Going Into Giant Eagle

Grocer partners with InnerScope to provide customers with free access to hearing tests. Considering the aging population and the market for hearing enhancement this is akin to offering jewelry. Playing catchup to Costco perhaps.  Progressive Grocer posted this. The initial rollout of the digital kiosks are in the pharmacy department of the following Giant Eagle stores: 100 Settlers… Read More »

Outdoor Displays For Hotter Climates

Comments – Latest outdoor display model in stock now, offering improved brightness output and thermal performance for full sun usage with key network control and operating system updates.  Operationally designed and tested is more reliable than incomplete specs. McDonalds suffered display failures in California. The display and specs were exemplary (Samsung OH55s) however those were not a silver… Read More »

Kiosk Association now a member of Digital Signage Federation

The Kiosk Manufacturer Association is now a member of the Digital Signage Federation — From KMA.global As part of our continued involvement with interactive digital signage the Kiosk Association has joined the Digital Signage Federation as a dues-paying member.  The Industry Group already has dedicated multiple digital signage channels covering digital signage, menu boards, media players and new touchscreen technologies. Here is… Read More »

Redbox Coming Soon! Kiosk Digital Signage

Posted on Digital-Signage.blog – Redbox digital signage is now a real thing here in 2021. Should be a good test for DOOH network like Velocity and whether it can increase the visibility and impact of Redbox kiosks. We haven’t seen exactly how they intend to display the digital advertising. Usually that might be via a dedicated topper as… Read More »