About Kiosk Kiosks
Kiosk Industry is the news engine for the Kiosk Manufacturer Association or KMA which is a global organization focused on better self-service for customers and employees through kiosks and interactive displays. The Kiosk Manufacturer Association leads the efforts to optimize self-service engagements and outcomes using information technology such as kiosks.
The Kiosk Industry Group is the professional news and marketing website for the kiosk and self-service industry. Those companies fund us for the benefit of developers, resources and client companies interested in self-service, kiosks, thin or internet terminals and POS systems. News about the industry and by the industry that is relevant to companies looking to utilize self-service and companies that assist in making just that (hardware, software and application).
The Kiosk Industry Group is which is part of the larger “The Industry Group” which covers not only kiosks, but solutions for digital signage, menu boards, patient check-in, retail automation, thin clients and smart city to name some.
About the Editor & Manager
Craig Allen Keefner manages the Kiosk Manufacturer Association and spent his 30 years of working experience focused on transactional systems for self-service (QSR, Fast Casual, Healthcare, Telemedicine, bill payment and more). New segments emerging include EV Charging, Smart City, Thin Clients and Automated Retail. His early experience was as the main web programmer for Northwest Airlines, Bridal Kiosks (Target Clubb Wedd and Gift Certificate Company) and Irwin Jacobs B2C. Eleven years with Kiosk Information Systems. Major projects include: Verizon, Army Gaming Centers, Target Store Bridal Registry, Correctional visitation, AT&T and many more.
Kiosk Regulatory Advocacy
Members of KI have a strong interest in standards like ADA, EMV, HIPAA, UL, and many more. Our primary focus is ADA. See kma.global for complete view.
The Kiosk Manufacturer Association
Who is the KMA? We are companies from all over the world who provide kiosk and self-service technology, hardware & software, to enable unattended, semi-attended and attended access for customers & employees. Making self-service easier, faster, safer, more reliable and more useful.
Whether engineering a solution, manufacturing, software and application development, remote monitoring, logistics, services for warranty, financing, usability and analytics — the industry association has resources.
Our LinkedIn kiosk industry group is comprised of over 2200 qualified members from all over the world (we are international). It’s free to join the group on LinkedIn. Visit our free Kiosk Industry list of over 400 companies (and submit your own for free listing).
- CAKCEK Inc. founded the seminal Kiosk Association website in 1995 in Minnesota. The original news site was the comp.infosystems.kiosks newsgroup on Usenet. Back when there was Usenet…
- Editor & Manager
- Staff writers and contributors
- Evan Schuman
- Richard Slawsky
- Oleg Logvinov with Iotecha
- Karl Goodhew with BurgerFi
- Laura Miller
- Andrew Savala
- Adam Aronson
- Craig Keefner
- Graphic & Logo Support
- Don Eastburn & Associates
- The Object Shop
- Rebecca Tolle Art
- Additional Outlets
- Xchange AVIXA
- Flip It
- Food Institute
- Authority Magazine – Disability Inclusion Workplace
- LinkedIn —
- Newsletter – Tech View
- Interactive Week ZDnet (1999)
We are located in Denver Colorado. Our mailing address is:
KIOSK INDUSTRY / Kiosk Manufacturer Association
980 Home Farm Circle
Westminster, CO 80234
Email: [email protected]
We also cover additional market verticals
- See industrygroup.org for a full list of properties