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  • JD Sports Digital Signage and Kiosk Video
    Digital Signage and Kiosks in Latest Iteration in UK From Evoke Creative After 8 years of working with JD Sports Fashion plc aiding their #DigitalTransformation that drives their business forward internationally, we are proud to showcase the launch of their new flagship store at Westfield, Stratford which is one of our most technologically advanced builds since developing their NYC and ...
  • Kiosk Pictures From The News
    Kiosk Photos We see stuff (like everybody else). Some interesting stuff.  
  • EV Charging ADA Considerations – a Kiosk Perspective
    EV Charging ADA Kiosk Considerations – Are They Subject to Kiosk Regulations? From the KMA.Global FAQ October 2021 Short Answer —  Yes Long Answer — Technically all of the regulations mandated today apply to any form of unattended self-service. In the case of some there may not be a touchscreen per se but interaction with the terminal whether via mobile ...
  • McDonald’s Kiosk News – Delivering More Accessible With Storm
    McDonald’s Kiosk Accessibility News In Brief Public announcement by McDonald’s they are intent on addressing accessibility AudioNav selected by McDonald’s More specific details on an implementation schedule, company-owned versus franchisees, new kiosk versus existing kiosks expected prior to NRF 2022 which at the KMA Booth 1606 Storm will be showing the latest in accessibility technology. Worth noting that in hospitality, ...
  • Kiosk News from the Industry Group and the Kiosk Manufacturer Association (KMA)
    October 2021 Kiosk Association News InfoComm (AVIXA) is the biggest digital signage AV show in the U.S. KMA is official media partner. See a list of exhibitors and information. We have rated this as a “green light” for safety given the safety protocols exceed the recommended CDC guidelines. October 27-29 is the date and yes we ...
  • How Patient Sign-in Kiosks Can Combat COVID-19
    Patient Check-In Kiosk News Streamline the Patient Sign-in Process and COVID-19 Protocols with Self-Service Kiosks or Tablets To help combat COVID-19, a self-service patient sign-in kiosk or tablet can streamline new COVID-19 protocols and can even be touchless to keep patients and employees safe. Patient check-in kiosks can automate COVID-19 procedures, sign patients in and offer secure ...
  • Kiosks Offer Contactless Patient Workflows
    From Patientkiosk.io Contactless Kiosk Patient Workflow News From Olea website Oct2021 The CERTIFY Care platform now integrates with Olea’s self-service healthcare kiosks for a satisfying and convenient patient experience.   CERTIFY Health provides healthcare organizations with modernized solutions to optimize patient care and experience, from onboarding to check-in and payments. This includes CERTIFY Care, an omnichannel digital platform that streamlines patient workflows. ...
  • Tablet Kiosk News – Self Service Kiosks 101 – Everything You Need To Know
    Everything you need to know about self-service tablet kiosks and starting your own self-service project! Implementing a self-service solution can streamline your business operations and reduce costs while increasing customer satisfaction and return visits. This guide will go over the basics of self-service kiosks, help you decide whether your business or organization would be a good fit ...
  • Hospitality Kiosks – Touchless Contactless Kiosk for Hotel Pantries and Gift Shops
    Touchless Kiosk News – Contactless Card Reader From Impulsify September 2021 In Brief New hospitality kiosk, contactless, which is designed for hotel food pantries and gift shops.  Scan below and Pay and Go is the mantra and it makes a lot of sense. Having to wait in line for a bottle of water at the hotel can be ...
  • Thermal Printer Kiosk News – How To Avoid Chargebacks and Dispute
    Thermal Printer News From StarMicronics Blog on Thermal Printer Receipts As a business owner in the modern competitive economic landscape, the bottom line means everything. In today’s blog post, explore what chargebacks are, their prevalence, and how you can use printed receipts to avoid and dispute them – saving you money and increasing your bottom line. What is ...
  • Kiosk Accessibility – McDonalds Kiosk Article on Wall Street Journal
    Screen Reader Kiosk News All company-owned restaurants to offer screen-reader on their kiosks by 2022 In Brief Mounting new keypads and headphone jacks to the touch-screen kiosks it introduced in 2015. Blind users can connect their headphones to the system and browse the digital menu using screen-reader technology and tactile arrow buttons, adding items to their basket by pressing ...
  • Hy-Vee Technology For Retail – Kiosks, Shelf Tags, Digital Signs
    Grocery Kiosk News – Kiosks, ESL and Digital Signs From RISNews Sep2021 Great walkthru Hy-Vee by RISNews. In Brief: Reminds us of Wegmans, but with more tech. 170,000 electronic shelf labels — dynamic pricing Nice kiosk models (and note the AudioNavs for accessibility) TVs are everywhere… Scan and Go for produce Excerpts: New retail technology inside the store includes all-digital shelf tags and over 100 ...
  • Kiosk ADA — Quest Diagnostic Check-In Kiosks Under DOJ Scrutiny
    Justice Department Files Statement of Interest in Lawsuit Regarding Self-Service Kiosks in Health Care Setting Editors Note: thanks to Nicky for spotting this early and sending it to me. This is interesting on several levels but the main one for us is that the lack of concierge or assistance is detailed. A variant of this for PCI regulations ...
  • Cash Payment Kiosks On the Rise – CityBase, DivDat, US Payments, Adcomp
    Municipal Payment Kiosk News Article posted on PaymentsDive Sep2021 In Brief CityBase used as the example here  (youtube link) — Not sure if advertiser or not No mention of U.S. Payments or DivDat or JACK/Adcomp for that matter surprisingly With the install of 30 in Chicago current total is up to 74 kiosks and plans are to raise that total ...
  • Inclusive Kiosks – McDonalds Kiosks Incorporating Vispero
    McDonald’s Kiosks Add Accessibility From Mashed Sep 2021 It’s good to see accessibility options for users who are blind and/or have low vision being integrated in self-order kiosks at McDonalds. In Brief For those who are blind or those who have low vision, current kiosks are not accessible Tested on corporate stores and now moving to franchisees Headphone jack on POS ...
  • Dunkin Donuts kiosk – Dunkin’ opens first digital-only store in Boston
    Dunkin Donuts Kiosk From Boston.com Sep 2021 In Brief All digital Same # of employees Contactless pickup First time we have seen cash handling recycling provided in this configuration. Those are Crane CI-10s. Not a lot of information otherwise Acrelec and Glory attributed Excerpts: On Tuesday, Massachusetts-based Dunkin’ will celebrate the grand opening of its very first digital-only store, located at 22 Beacon St. on ...
  • Press Release – Kiosk Association September 2021
    Kiosk Tradeshow News – What’s Coming Up? From PRNewswire and AP News InfoComm (AVIXA) is the biggest digital signage AV show in the U.S. KMA is an official media partner. See a list of exhibitors and information. We have rated this as a “green light” for safety given the safety protocols exceed the recommended CDC guidelines. October ...
  • Learn About Sponsor – Intel Corporation
    Intel Kiosk Technology We are pleased to welcome Intel as a 2 year Gold Sponsor.  James Tan, Dane and Bart head up the team.  Finding Kiosk Solutions via the Intel Marketplace is one of the GoTo sites for the kiosk industry.  For example if you goto Intel Solutions Marketplace and search for COVID you find the ...
  • Wayfinding Kiosk News – Shoptalk to Deploy Acquire Digital’s Wayfinding Technology
    Shoptalk Deploys Digital Wayfinding Technology at upcoming Groceryshop Tradeshow Contact: Acquire Digital – Troy Engelland Phone: (844) 291-3501 Email: [email protected] Las Vegas, NV, September 2021 – Acquire Digital has announced the sponsorship of a digital wayfinding and directory solution for the upcoming Groceryshop tradeshow. Acquire Digital’s industry-leading interactive wayfinding and indoor navigation platform will be used to help the attendees navigate the show, ...
  • New For Sale Items – 24″ Elotouch Touchscreens
     Elotouch 2494L Open Frame Touchscreens Batch of new ELO 2494L open-frame touch monitors with intelliTouch (SAW) touch technology. Minimum order 100 units. Lead time 2 months Price = $300 + shipping (or 335 inclusive) Warranty – brand new but no warranty. Two free units for every 100 See them on CDW for $750
  • Product Brief — Self-Order Kiosks by Star Micronics
    Self-Order Kiosks for Airports, Restaurants/QSR, & Check In Simplifying self-service Self-ordering kiosk technology is arguably the fastest growing point of sale trend – and for good reason. When a business takes advantage of kiosk technology, increased revenue, streamlined operations, and an improved guest experience become easier than ever to achieve. By choosing Star Micronics as your kiosk printing ...
  • NRF 2022 Update – Health Policy – Retail Kiosk Event
    From NRF Sep 13 – Retail Kiosk Event As an exhibitor of Retail’s Big Show (the KMA Booth), we wanted to update you on a critical decision that has been made regarding your participation at the event.  After careful consideration, NRF has made the decision to require all attendees of Retail’s Big Show to be fully ...
  • ADA Kiosk News – FAR Council Finally Incorporates Revised Section 508
    ADA Kiosk News Full text on kma.global – Sep13 Excerpt: This update to the FAR includes several key changes to ensure that federal agencies comply with Section 508 in their acquisitions of ICT. One change requires agencies to specifically identify which ICT accessibility standards are applicable to a procurement. Another change requires federal agencies to document in writing ...
  • Kiosk Accessibility – McDonald’s Access for Blind and Low Vision
    McDonald’s Partners with Vispero to Provide Access for Blind and Low Vision Customers in US Self Order Kiosks Press release Sept 2021 Editors Note — you can meet with Vispero at the upcoming M-Enabling Summit in Arlington, VA in October.   The Kiosk Association is a sponsor and exhibitor. Laura and Matt from Vispero will be there.  Note ...
  • Product Thermal Kiosk Printer Update
    Thermal Kiosk Printer Wide Format High Speed Printing From Multiple Positions When an application calls for an 8.5” printer, kiosk space may be limited. The 814M can be mounted in various ways to lessen the stress of finding space in your kiosk for a wide format printer. Various Communication Ports Whether you connect to a local host or from a ...
  • Using Kiosks To Read and Process Vaccine Passports Vaccine Cards
    Vaccine Passport Kiosk News August 2021 Very instructive podcast by Dave Haynes of Sixteen:Nine on Vaccine Passport Kiosks In Brief It’s a good exposition of process, or at least one or two versions of process. Dave Haynes always does a really good job. We most strongly recommend following him. The fellow is Chief of Security so he goes a bit ...
  • Voter registration kiosks coming to local universities
    Voter Registration Kiosk News New voting kiosks for the university. Excerpt: By Erin Davis Published: Aug. 26, 2021 at 4:45 PM MDT MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) – It’s a race where the only running involved is too the polls. But before lining up, voters must register. And that’s exactly the purpose of the new voter registration kiosks unveiled by Alabama Secretary of State ...
  • Accessibility kiosk news — M-Enabling Summit Arlington in October
    Kiosk Accessibility News See m-enabling website — The Kiosk Manufacturer Association is an exhibitor and sponsor for the upcoming Summit. In Brief Keynote — Sachin Dev Pavithran, Ph.D. Executive Director U.S. Access Board Sponsors – Google, AT&T, Verizon, Microsoft, Amazon, HP and KMA Health Protocols — GREEN (exceeds CDC) Expected attendees –  250 to 500 high level attendees KMA has 2 free ...
  • 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: If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, automats were vending machine-style ...
  • 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 ...

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