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  • C-Store Kiosks – Self-Ordering Kiosks Deployed at CEFCO
    From CSNews July 2021 — Also CEFCO Full Release — In partnership with software company, Reji, LLC, and Olea Kiosks, CEFCO has launched fresh-food, self-ordering kiosks, featured in two CEFCO Kitchen stores enhancing customer service through made-to-order food offerings. Editors Note:  Fresh food at C-Stores is one of the new differentiators. Custom ordering from the kitchen ...
  • Podcast – Self-Service Tech Trends in Retail, Banking, and Hospitality Kiosks
    Self-Service Tech Trends in Retail, Banking, and Hospitality Kiosks Self-service kiosks are changing the way consumers interact with retailers, banks, and the hospitality industry. Consumers no longer have to wait in line to get a rich, engaging, and personalized experience. With new technological innovations, businesses now also have an opportunity to learn more about what their consumers ...
  • Digital Kiosk – TCO and Digital Transformation Enabled
    How to Leverage Technology and Control Kiosk Total Cost of Ownership Edited from Olea Kiosk blog July 2021  Best Practices  July 16, 2021 Introduction As we continue to see technology adoption grow across the general population, there are opportunities for companies looking to expand their digital transformation using self-service kiosk solutions. Not only are businesses looking for more effective digital ...
  • Windows 10 Kiosk Mode & JAWS Software
    New Release Kiosk Mode Software Latest release from KioWare for Windows 10 Kiosk Mode is available. KioWare for Windows Version 8.29 Editors Note: We’ve used, installed, deployed and managed 100s of KioWare deployments over the years and we recommend. Major clients such the SSA picked KioWare for a good reason. Generally many companies will attempt to use ...
  • Video – Self-Ordering Kiosk for Countertop Serving Restaurants and More
    Countertop Kiosk for Restaurant Self-Order
  • PCI Compliance Kiosks – CAT or Cardholder Activated Terminals FAQ
    Cardholder Activated Terminals FAQ There are two primary classifications of Point of Sale Terminal Types: Attended and Unattended Payment Terminals are classified into two major types, depending on the situation: Attended Terminals A POS Transaction occurring at an attended POS Terminal is a face-to-face Transaction, since a Sales Person or Representative is present at the time of the ...
  • Kiosk Card Printers – Evolis Announces News Complete Range of Card Printers for Kiosks
    Card Printers Kiosks News Editors Note:  Driver support — there are drivers for Windows, Mac OS, Linux. The spec sheets for each of the new printers and the brochure for the entire range are available as compressed pdf zip (evolis-brochures-compressed). A complete range of card printers for all your Kiosk projects. We have redesigned our KC range with ...
  • Digital Directory Kiosks Deployed at Hartsfield-Jackson
    Digital Directory Kiosk News From AJC – July 2021 Interactive signage and digital self-service solutions company, Acquire Digital has partnered with Flyin’ High Signs and Gable to deploy a Digital Directory and Wayfinder kiosk program for Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, according to a press release. With nearly 300,000 daily travelers, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest international airport within North ...
  • Restaurant Kiosks – CREATE Trade Show October Nations Restaurant News
    Restaurant Show CREATE NRN CREATE CREATE: The Future of Foodservice NRN CREATE is a year-long program featuring both live and on-demand content that is available to the foodservice industry, free of charge, in an effort to move the industry forward, faster together.  To access on-demand and future live program, visit  https://create.nrn.com/ Access to view all CREATE digital content both ...
  • Marriott Check-In Kiosks – Accessibility Functions Included by Storm
    This is a catchup post of Marriott Kiosks Reported on Retail Systems Hospitality Update – Hotel Lobbies and Marriott Contactless Arrival Kiosks By Retail Systems | April 16, 2021 Contactless Arrival Kiosks Marriott Arrival Kiosk – click for full size From Hospitality Upgrade — Marriott Delivers on Consumer Desire for Enhanced Contactless Technology Marriott International, Inc. announced the debut of a pilot program for contactless arrival kiosks ...
  • Large Format LCDs, Menu Boards and More
    Thanks to KDSEurope for publishing our Go Big or Go Small feature article   Quick Links EDITOR’S NOTE NEWS A round-up of some of the latest kiosk and digital signage news to hit the editor’s inbox. THE MOMENT OF TRUTH Neil Anderson, Managing Director of Qcom Outsourcing explains how the effective rollout and installation of equipment can be amongst the most important ...
  • Add Samsung to the Kiosk Supplier Field — Calls it an All-In-One Kiosk for Contactless Ordering
    Samsung’s all-inclusive Kiosk available in 12 countries worldwide In Brief (well, maybe not so brief…) Writeup on LinkedIn Highlighted – contactless ordering and payment (applepay samsungpay) Highlighted – antimicrobial coating (Zinc Pyrithione ) 24″ Inch touchscreen (apparently you touch the screen) First time we’ve seen power consumption used as a benefit First we have seen UL-certified antimicrobial and not impressed. Antimicrobials are generally ...
  • FastPass+ Kiosks and Disney
    Disney FastPass Kiosks Multiple news items and photos of FastPass+ Kiosks by Disney this week. Over on the “Blog Mickey” site we see photos of uncovered FastPass kiosks. Excerpt Of course, FastPass+ remains suspended at this time, and despite nearly each and every COVID-19 measure being rolled back or removed, Disney still cites COVID-19 as the reason that ...
  • Self-Service Avatar Kiosks for Government Facilities
    Avatar Kiosk From BusinessNewsThisWeek Jun2021 Grafton, WI, June 17, 2021: ARS Connect, an A.I. technology company behind a first-of-its-kind customizable talking A.I. workforce platform, has partnered with Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. to offer self-service kiosk solutions for courts, government facilities, and businesses. Municipal buildings and courthouses can utilize the innovative A.I. to answer frequent questions from visitors, ...
  • Food Kiosk – Chicken Shack Deploys Order Kiosks
    Self-Service Restaurant Kiosks Enhance Customer Experience Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. and GRUBBRR team with The Chicken Shack on a self-service kiosk solution program for the restaurant chain’s multiple locations. In Brief 22 Locations (west of Mississippi) Line busting the cash register lines major benefit Increased ticket averages per customer Insight Frank Mayer has been expanding its unattended portfolio for restaurant kiosks ...
  • Krypto Bitcoin ATM Kiosk by Kiosk Information Systems at ATMIA this week
    Krypto Bitcoin ATM Kiosk Stop by Booth 507 for Kiosk Information Systems at ATMIA this week Bitcoin ATM machines are exploding in popularity, with over 800 ATMs being installed every month throughout the US retail landscape.* News today is Coin Cloud set to reach 2,000 digital currency kiosks (aka as Bitcoin Kiosk and conflated into ATM derivatives.) Bitcoin ATM ...
  • New Sponsor – Dolphin Computer Access SuperNova Kiosk Accessibility
    Reference link for YourDolphin Make self-service kiosks accessible to people with visual impairments. Dolphin Computer Access When you welcome people who are blind or partially sighted to use your self-service kiosks, it’s a win for your customers and a win for your brand. Deliver a positive experience for all customers and make your self-service stations accessible with SuperNova Kiosks. More than 30 ...
  • Press Release – Kiosk Association Exhibiting at Major Retail and Restaurant Events: NRF Retail Converge and NRN CREATE
    From APNews June 2021 and PRNewswire DENVER, Colo., June 18, 2021 — The Unattended Self-Service and Kiosk Association is participating in two major upcoming events for Retail and Restaurants in the next week – NRF Retail Converge and CREATE by Nations Restaurant News. Learn from speakers such as CVS, Walgreens, Macys, Alibaba and others at Retail Converge. CREATE ...
  • Kiosk Tradeshow Update – NRF Retail Converge and NRN CREATE
    Kiosk Trade Show Events Update June 2021 The Kiosk Association is participating in two trade events. NRF Retail Converge Information NRF Retail Converge One conference. Multiple specialties. NRF Retail Converge is a virtual event that offers a deep exploration of multiple specialties within the retail industry. With over 160 sessions to choose from, you can tailor the entire event to ...
  • New Digital Signage Solution with the Universal Landscape/Portrait Kiosk
    Digital Signage Solution Portrait or Landscape Universal We are happy to present the latest addition to our lineup of digital signage display solutions, the Landscape/Portrait Kiosk! This unique solution combines the elegance of Peerless-AV’s indoor kiosks, with added functionality to support most 15″, 22″, or 32″ digital signage displays in either landscape or portrait orientation. From entertaining to ...
  • Legal News — McDonalds Sued for Improper Use of Biometric Data in Drive-Thru
    Reported in Retail Automation June 2021 McDonalds AI Drive-Thru Ordering Violates Privacy Laws in Illinois and now headed to Court From EatThisNotThat Jun2021 – Editors Note:  You could see this coming given the test being run in Illinois which has some of the strictest privacy laws. In Brief: McDonalds testing AI-powered drive-thru ordering at 10 restaurants in Illinois Voice Analysis and Recognition being ...
  • Legal News
    Legal Actions Unattended Self-Service Kiosks Digital Signage This page is a running log with personal commentary on legal, privacy and patent situations.  We keep track of legal news that affects the unattended self-service market.  These are typically legal suits brought against companies but also can be HIPAA violations of privacy data which typically result in legal ...
  • Assistive Technology For Kiosks and more
    Assistive Technology for Self-Service Unattended Several of our sponsors and members are instrumental in ADA, Accessibility and Assistive Technology. Highlights Assistive Technology for Kiosks and More KioWare – built-in JAWS support for ready-made browser functionality. Also noTouch KioTouch Vispero – The world’s leading assistive technology provider for the visually impaired. Did you know Blindness and Low Vision impact over ...
  • DMV Now Kiosk — Motor vehicle kiosks offer more services
    License Renewal Kiosk Article from Brookings Register June 2021 — PIERRE – Twenty new license renewal kiosks have been placed throughout South Dakota, now offering additional services. Previously, the DMV Now License Renewal Kiosks were fully automated motor vehicle registration renewal stations that dispensed only license renewal tags on the spot. Now, these kiosks are able to update ...
  • McDonalds Restaurant Kiosks Deployed in Switzerland
    McDonalds Kiosks Andy Hermann • Guest Experience Leader at McDonald’s Bahnhofplatz Zürich | London School of Economics MSc | Andy meets Warhol The newest and most sustainable McDonald’s Restaurant in Switzerland is located in Hendschiken, Aargau. At this location, a real-world experience on new sustainable packaging as well as on other measures prior to ...
  • Member Spotlight: Unattended Card Payments (UCP) Joins Retail Solution Providers Association
    UCP has joined the Retail Solution Providers Association and will be attending the RetailNOW show this July in Nashville. If you would like to meet at the show and discuss the future of payments in the self-service space send me a message. GORSPA Highlight Page June 9, 2021 Description of company Unattended Card Payments is a Vegas-based P2PE Validated ...
  • Custom Touch Screen Manufacturer – Member Brochure
    Custom Touch Screen Manufacturer TDS TOUCH Editors Note:  We have direct experience using TDS Touch and found them to be very reliable, very cost-effective and many are designed as drop-in replacement for premium EloTouch Based in Silicon valley Since 2003 Our Touch Screen Solution Products Touch display solution manufacturer providing complete customized touchscreen solutions from 10“- 55” for POS, ...
  • How To Use Self-Service to Enhance the Customer Experience
    Self-Service Customer Experience Benefits New blog entry by Olea Kiosks Jun2021 Best Practices June 9, 2021 Consumer buying behaviors have evolved throughout recent years. Some of that is driven by technological advances, some by social and economic shifts, and some by consumers simply wanting more flexibility. Shortly after the pandemic started, people flocked to fast-food establishments because they had contactless ...
  • Friday Wrapup – Self-Service News from News Roundup
    Here is our wrap on news this week. News Items Digital Signs for Stadiums – Match Made in Heaven McDonalds AI Drive-Thru Ordering Violates Privacy Laws Nice article on why Casinos are going cashless How To Setup an Automat or Ghost Kitchen Explanation Latest iteration of British Telecom internet kiosk aka Smart City DOOH Display. Looks like they gave up on transactions. Street Hub Kiosk is the ...
  • Perspectives on Unattended Self-Service
    Here is a chronology of Perspectives on Self-Service. These represent the personal view of our editor-in-chief and only opinion and examination of potential situations and outcomes. June 17 The latest iteration of the British Telecom internet kiosk aka Smart City DOOH Display. Looks like they gave up on transactions. What’s next for digital signage solution providers?  22Miles and Panasonic ...

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