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  • Ticketing ADA & POS ADA Panel Discussion Next Week with U.S. Access Board
    PRNewswire press release by the Kiosk Association on open video conference next week with U.S. Access Board Public Welcome – U.S. Access Board Panel Discussion on SSTMs The U.S. Access Board will host panel discussions on self-service transaction machines (SSTMs), including point-of-sales machines & ticket kiosks, at its next virtual Board meeting on May 19 from 1:00 – 3:15 (ET). The Association is ...
  • Healthcare Kiosk – Olea Expands Healthcare, Telehealth and Telecare Market Solutions
    Patient Check-In Kiosk, Telehealth and Telecare Kiosk News From Olea Kiosks May 2021 Editors Note: Olea Kiosks takes major step towards expanding the healthcare patient check-in kiosk and Patient Registration kiosk market along with Telehealth and Telecare by adding James Walker to their sales team.  Walker is an expert in patient check-in and accessibility which dovetails perfectly ...
  • Kiosk Price – How Much Does A Kiosk Cost?
    So How much Does A Kiosk Cost? Reprinted from the official Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. blog “How Much Does a Self-Service Kiosk Cost?” — Today you can order a cheeseburger, pay a doctor’s bill, and even renew your driver’s license without relying on another person’s assistance.  Self-service technology has empowered patrons to take actions on their ...
  • Update – TurnKey Payment Solutions for any Point of Sale (BNPL, txt, QR, Facial)
    Turnkey Point of Sale Payment Solutions One of the biggest trends that broke out of the pandemic was the massive uptick in alternative ways for consumers to pay. Gone are the simpler days of only letting customers pay with a credit or debit card, and only in full. Today’s shoppers are demanding the ability to pay ...
  • Marijuana Kiosk Dispensary – Consume Cannabis Self-Checkout Kiosk
    Marijuana Dispensary Self-Checkout Kiosk News Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. teams with the Illinois-based cannabis dispensary on a self-service marijuana kiosk program for the business’s multiple locations. Editors Note: Currently there are 7 operational stores (4 IL and 3 MI) and will be opening up two more locations in Michigan this summer. The marijuana self-order kiosk model is ...
  • PVC Card Printer Solutions – ID Card Printing by Evolis — a KMA Update
    Evolis PVC Printer Update Editors Note:  This article is a combination article. Evolis has provided the initial information however the article does include industry-wide information and even some historical (some might say hysterical) videos on the history of card printers, with focus on kiosk integrations (i.e. open-frame). The demand for self-service kiosks has been rising over the ...
  • Kiosk Event SSTM – Self-Service Transaction Machine Discussions Hosted by U.S. Access Board
    U.S. Access Board to Host Panel Discussions on Self-Service Transaction Machines (May 19)  The U.S. Access Board will host panel discussions on access to self-service  transaction machines (SSTMs), including point-of-sales machines and ticket kiosks, as part of its next virtual Board meeting on May 19 from 1:00 – 3:15 (ET). One panel will include representatives from advocacy organizations who will discuss usability issues and accessibility barriers. Another panel will address efforts by research and industry to improve access to SSTMs. The public is ...
  • Payment Kiosk – KIOSK Recognized by CSG for Digital Transformation Award
    Payment Kiosks and CSG Payment Kiosk CSGNews posting by CSG Apr2021 — DENVER | April 20, 2021 06:00 AM Mountain Daylight Time CSG® (NASDAQ: CSGS) today recognized KIOSK Information Systems (KIOSK) with its 2020 Outstanding Partner Performance of the Year Award. KIOSK is being recognized for its agility and ability to shift its operations to successfully support CSG to drive ...
  • Smart Lockers – Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. & GRUBBRR
    Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. teams with GRUBBRR to provide smart locker solutions for the future of product pickup and storage GRAFTON, WI – Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. has partnered with GRUBBRR, a leading commerce automation company, to launch a smart locker system designed to provide pickup and storage solutions across multiple industries. Smart lockers offer ...
  • Kiosk Remote Management with Sitekiosk Provisio
    Kiosk Remote Management SiteRemote by SiteKiosk is the most mature and operationally tested kiosk remote monitoring system on the market. We set up our own SiteRemote server is 2006?  Clients which utilize or utilized SiteRemote included name-brand marquee kiosk project deployments such as IKEA (which included device monitoring) and Verizon Bill Pay.  The options for using ...
  • Press Release — Restaurant Kiosks, NRA Show To Go, Ghost Kitchens, Taco Bell, PCI Card Reader
    Press release today from PRNewswire Kiosk Association Apr2021 DENVER, April 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — National Restaurant Association has launched Show To Go and the Kiosk Association is a participant. The online show runs through August 2021. We have eight showcases online: QSR Self-Order, Touchless Controls, Outdoor Menu Boards, ClearConnect full suite solution, Restaurant Kiosks, gigantic digital signage (LVCC), large digital signs and touchscreens. April ...
  • Portable Pizzeria Powered by Robots
    Artisanal Pizza Robots From NRN April 2021 — Continuing on the contactless automat and vending machine trend, Piestro is now partnering with facial recognition payment company PopID. Editors note:  We fully expect to see robotic food trucks in the NRF drive-thru lot outside Javits next year. Take the food to buyers is a core strategy it seems ...
  • Ghost Kitchen Kiosks in Walmart – Cloud Kitchens
    Walmart Kiosks Now Offer Restaurant Kiosks Post on NRN March 2021 — Locations will offer kiosk-based ordering on-site and third-party delivery of restaurant and CPG food brands Excerpt: The new service will allow shoppers in those locations to select items from the menus of about 15 national and regional restaurant and CPG food concepts, including Quiznos, Saladworks and ...
  • Interactive 50″ Restaurant Drive Thru Kiosk Ordering with Bite Ninja
    Assisted Drive-Thru Kiosk Selling – Menu Board with Live Video Insert From NRN — Bite Ninja lets foodservice companies dole out drive-thru shifts to trained salesperson freelancers working remotely in an Uber-like system.  Editor Note: Putting Gig workers to work in advisory order-processing mode onscreen is a first. Normally this is addition to guided selling or ...
  • Going Yotel — Taco Bell Kiosk — Times Square Full Digital – All-In-One-Computers Wall and Counter
    All-In-One-Computers Help Taco Bell Go All Digital Nice article on Taco Bell kiosks from QSR Magazine Apr 2021. Times Square comes with its own unique set of variables.  The guess is Elotouch is providing the all-in-one computer with wall mount or countertop mount. Our guess is j1900 Celeron with Windows (and enhanced version of Eloview).  Noteworthy ...
  • JAWS Kiosk® awarded Judge’s Choice Award Improving Travel Experience
    JAWS Kiosk Screen Reader Software Recognized by Travel Industry From TPGi Blog Apr2021 — JAWS Kiosk awarded Judge’s Choice Award (first place) at this year’s TravelAbility Summit Launchpad event held on April 1, 2021. The JAWS Kiosk screen reader solution earned high praise for criteria such as articulation of a problem and solution, enhancing the travel experience ...
  • New Member – SuzoHapp Global – Gaming, Amusement, and Sports Betting
    Welcome to new member SUZOHAPP. SUZOHAPP is a world leader in the manufacturing and distribution of gaming, amusement, and sports betting products. Serving operators and OEMs for over 60 years, SUZOHAPP carries a vast portfolio of components available for immediate distribution and for developing custom-built solutions. Products and Services PayComplete — PayComplete is the market leader in ...
  • PCI Kiosk Update – POS Credit Card Readers for Kiosks
    PCI Compliance Kiosks Update – 2021 We’ve fielded several questions regarding PCI Compliance for kiosks so it seems a good time for us to provide some updated info.  Thanks to Rob at UCP , Bruce with Ingenico and Pazit with Otiglobal for helping with the background detail. To discuss your options and get price quotes contact [email protected] ...
  • Digital Signage LED Fine Pitch Wall Installation for LVCC
    LVCC LED Fine Pitch Wall Digital Signage Screens just keep getting bigger and one of the top four venues in the U.S. is in the middle of a massive project which includes a 10,000 square foot screen. Along with the “big one” there are over 120 additional large screens for wayfinding and directions going in. A ...
  • Digital Menu Boards — Panasonic ClearConnect™ Restaurant Solutions
    Digital Menu Boards for Drive-Thru Restaurants Editors note: Drive-thru is becoming the new norm given the effect of the pandemic. McDonald’s already gets 75% of their sales from Drive Thru.  Historically restaurants have drawn from a diverse set of providers for all the various components that comprise a drive-thru solution. Get the screens from A, the ...
  • Court Kiosk – AI Kiosks for Government Check-In
    ARS Connect Kiosks at Government facilities and Courthouses Court Kiosk News — AI kiosk technology powers customer service check-in kiosks at government buildings ARS Connect, the technology company behind a new, state-of-the-art AI kiosk workforce platform, partnered with Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. on a self-service court kiosk solution aimed at courts, government facilities, and businesses. The ...
  • Smart Locker System — GRUBBRR & Frank Mayer Collaborative Smart Pickup Smart Curbside
    Grubbrr press release on MarketWatch Apr2021 Automated Smart Locker System by GRUBBRR and Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. BOCA RATON, Fla., April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — BOCA RATON, Fla., April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — GRUBBRR, a leading commerce automation company, and Frank Mayer, North America’s premier kiosk provider, have forged a trailblazing partnership to provide ...
  • ADA Webinar U.S. Access Board March 2021 Wrap – Kiosk Access
      ADA Kiosk Access Webinar by U.S. Access Board The U.S. Access Board conducted a recent webinar with the focus being kiosks. Below are some of the more interesting areas. This webinar is part of a series showcasing “Best Practices in Federal Section 508 Implementation.” Other presentations can be viewed at: www.adaconferences.org/CIOC/archives and www.fedlink.org/allqual/resource-shared-webinars.cfm A best practice is a policy, process, ...
  • Wayfinder Kiosk – Improving the Visitor and Employee Experience
    Wayfinder Wayfinding Good article by Tomer Mann of 22Miles on The New Standard for Wayfinding: Three Technology Features Improving the Visitor Experience. March/April 2021 Excerpt:  Much has changed in the past year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. AV/IT managers, systems integrators, and facilities managers alike face a heavy set of expectations as they navigate new opportunities ...
  • Restaurant Kiosk – National Restaurant Association Show To Go 2021
    Show To Go Update for National Restaurant Association 2021 Are you looking for restaurant kiosk technology?  The Kiosk Association has restaurant kiosks, drive thru kiosks, locker kiosks, pickup kiosks and all types of digital signage kiosks. PCI and EMV technology for future-proof installations. ADA and accessibility information which extends from kiosks to your mobile ordering and ...
  • ADA Kiosk 2021 Update — Kiosk Lawsuits — Reasons To Be Accessible
    ADA Kiosk Update — ADA Legal Consequences Original story — Article from TPGi (aka Vispero) on historical legal implications of non-compliance with accessibility. Predominantly it is a lack of accessibility for the blind which triggers the legal action and the plaintiffs checklist seems to be April 2021 Update — Website Accessibility — Court rules grocery store’s inaccessible ...
  • Web Accessibility Lawsuits – How to Prevent and How to React
    ADA Accessibility Kiosk Series 2021 – Website Lawsuits Title III Craig Keefner, editor April Update — Court rules grocery store’s inaccessible website isn’t an ADA violation — The Winn-Dixie website isn’t accessible for blind users with screen readers. The two-judge majority placed a lot of weight on the fact that the ADA only applies to physical spaces. ...
  • Senior Living Technology – Assisted Living Technology for facilities
    Visit Frank Mayer and Associates, Inc. for full senior living technology solutions Kiosks Benefit Assisted Living Facilities and Nursing Homes In a recent survey of senior housing professionals, 80% of the respondents indicated their facilities increased their tech budget to help address issues caused by the pandemic.  This number is expected to increase in 2021.  Investing in telehealth kiosks, ...
  • Europe ADA Standards – Update for 301-549 In Process
    From Kiosk Association kma.global site March 2021 Update for Europe ADA New draft changes went in 3/19/2021 – release is imminent of 1.1.2 updated. We thought it a good time to bring this back into focus for the self-service community. What is Europe ADA EN 301 549 “Accessibility requirements suitable for public procurement of ICT products and services in ...
  • McDrive McDonald’s Drive Thru High Brights in Germany
    Original article (in German) Mar2021 McDonald’s Using LG High Brightness The almost 1,000 McDonalds restaurants with McDrive in Germany will be equipped with LG High Brightness Displays by the end of the year. Almost all drive-thru locations receive the new wind- and weatherproof, sunlight-compatible digital signage displays. March 17, 2021 by Florian Rotberg In total, more than 4,000 LG full outdoor ...

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Craig Allen Keefner manages the Kiosk Manufacturer Association and focused on transactional systems for self-service (QSR, Fast Casual, Healthcare, Telemedicine, bill payment and more). Experience as web programmer (NW Airlines), Bridal Kiosks (Target Clubb Wedd and Gift Certificate Company). 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.

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