Digi International® Joins Peerless-AV® Kiosk Partner Program

Source: money.cnn.com “Although kiosks have been around for decades, Peerless kiosks fit with 4G LTE connections and Wi-Fi, enable Peerless-AV to serve dynamic content and an interactive experience not previously available.” The Digi TransPort family of programmable 3G/4G cellular routers provide flexible, enterprise level cellular connectivity and uptime for hundreds of thousands of ATMs, lottery terminals, payment kiosks,… Read More »

InfoComm 2022 Spotlights – June 8-10 at LVCC – Best Digital Signage Solutions

Digital Signage Solution Trade Show – InfoComm 2022 Notes Here is our summary page for InfoComm. We wish we were going but… Exhibits are June 8-10 and its the LVCC.  Probably the biggest exhibitor at InfoComm 2022 is 22Miles. Hard to miss right there at the Las Vegas Convention Center and the massive LED fine pitch signage. Members… Read More »

EV Charging Stations Going Into Walgreens

EV Charging Station News Press release by Volta. Note that Peerless-AV makes these for Volta. For more information email [email protected] Volta Announces Collaboration Expansion with Walgreens SAN FRANCISCO, February 14, 2022 – Volta Inc. (NYSE: VLTA), the industry leader in commerce and people-centric electric vehicle (“EV”) charging, today announced the expansion of its collaboration with Walgreens to target installing 1,000 DC (direct… Read More »

Infocomm 2022 Media Partner

Kiosk Association Media Partner for InfoComm 2022 February 2022 Denver – The kiosk association is continuing to serve as an official media partner for the Infocomm tradeshow June 8-10 in Las Vegas. InfoComm 2022 is the once-a-year opportunity to see the latest audiovisual technology, learn the skills that will advance your career, and grow your professional network.  We… 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 »

November Kiosk News

Kiosk Manufacturer News November DENVER, Colo., Nov. 23, 2021  — November news from the Industry Group and Kiosk Association. Events and Features This Month: First Responder Lockers and Kiosk; Bill Payment Kiosk Review; and McDonalds Deploys Accessibility to self-order kiosks. PRNewswire and APnews Events and Features This Month * First Responder Lockers and Kiosk — Our feature story on innovative… Read More »

Digital Signage Case Study – Westin dvLED Canada

As published on digital-signage.blog Digital Signage Case Study Canada Westin case study Peerless-AV This is to share details about Peerless-AV’s Westin Bear Resort Installation Case Study. With aspirations of becoming the first 5-Star Diamond Westin Hotel, Westin Bear Resort had the idea to create a unique video wall display that would “reimagine the guest experience.” Peerless-AV assisted Westin Bear Resort… Read More »

Kiosk Manufacturer Association (KMA) Announces ADA Committee Co-Chairmen

ADA Kiosk News From Businesswire August 2021 August 18, 2021 03:39 PM Eastern Daylight Time DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–KMA is pleased to confirm that Peter Jarvis has accepted a request to continue as Co-Chair of the Accessibility Committee. Working closely with Peter as Co-Chair will be Nicky Shaw of Storm Interface. “Thank you to Randy Amundson of FMA who previously served as… Read More »

InfoComm 2021 Announces Education Program Focused on Pro AV Design and Integration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS CONTACT: Krystle Murphy, Communications Manager, AVIXA Email: [email protected] Phone: +1.703.279.6366 InfoComm 2021 Announces Education Program Focused on Pro AV Design and Integration   FAIRFAX, Va., Aug. 5, 2021 – InfoComm 2021, produced by AVIXA, will host a rich education program focused on pro AV design and integration at the show October 23-29, 2021, at the Orange County Convention Center… Read More »

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 wayfinding,… Read More »

Kiosk Association Panelist US Access Board – SSTMs Point-of-Sale & Ticketing

Coming Up May 19th From PRNewswire NEWS PROVIDED BY Kiosk Manufacturer Association  May 13, 2021, 17:06 ET DENVER, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — 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 participating as a panelist. One panel is… Read More »

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 participating… Read More »

Smart City ADA – Personal Phone As Accessible Interface Has Shortcomings

From Smart City Design Feb 2021 Feb 5, 2021 — Statement from Storm Interface following conference call with NFB on the use of personal phones as an accessible interface to Smart City terminals. Statement for submission to the NFB, the Federal Access Board and Storm sales personnel. Use of personal phones as an accessible interface As a manufacturer… Read More »

Drive Thru Menuboards Outdoor – A Technical Review

Drive Thru Displays Failures McDonalds, Samsung Typically the kiosk association deals with transactional technologies but peripheral technology like drive-thru menu boards fall into the unattended self-order market.  Even digital signage which is broadcasting actionable information to consumers and customers is relevant. Failures of technology are often the best teachers of how to do it right (and what to… Read More »

Digital Signage Predictions – Interview with 22Miles and Tomer Mann

Interview on Digital Signage trends of Tomer Mann on Digital Signage Today While COVID-19 isn’t going away yet, digital signage is coming out swinging in 2021 and is ready to tackle all its challenges head on. Kiosk Industry Summary Companies focusing on reopening and the helpful technologies Digital signage becomes integral, not just nice-to-have. Flow, distancing and density.… Read More »

Reverse Case Study – Outdoor Drive-thru Menuboards at McDonalds

McDonald’s Drive-Thru Outdoor LCD Failures Worth noting the noting of this isotropic screen failure at McDonalds Drive-Thru in California (Sep2020).  Further investigation points to a Samsung OH55F, which given the specifications, is surprising. Our guess is the vendor supplying these is Coates and we have sent a query to them asking about this. January 31 Update See our… Read More »

COVID Kiosk Catalog – Temperature Kiosks and Automatic Sanitizers Dispensers

Kiosk Worker Catalog Multi-Vendor Westminster, CO September 2020 — The Kiosk Association (KMA) is proud to announce the first multi-vendor kiosk solution catalog for COVID-related kiosk “worker” solutions. Over twenty different solutions related to COVID, Temperature Scanning, CDC Health Screening, Automatic Hand Sanitizers, software, ADA consulting and services are available for purchase. CAKCEK, our authorized distributor, has been… Read More »

Kiosk ADA Accessibility Guidelines – August 2020 KMA Framework Available for Purchase

Guidelines Kiosk ADA Accessibility – August 2020   Too often when projects requirements are detailed, ADA and accessibility considerations are often reduced to the simple phrase, “Must be ADA compliant”.  This statement is open to definition and inevitably results in range of bids with widely different ADA “compliance”. The Kiosk Manufacturer Association has looked at the various ADA… Read More »

Kiosk News Roundup

Todays Unattended Kiosk News Relevant news impacting unattended self-service news from around the world. If interesting and noteworthy news send comments/suggestions to [email protected] October 2021 September 2021 Healthcare Kiosk Case Study Kiosk Supply Chain – China in NY Times news. This is a fact. Many factories have been notified that in the next 3 months, they can only… Read More »

Temperature Kiosk – Temperature Screening Kiosk Recommended Solutions by KMA

Temperature Kiosk Approved Solutions Editors Note 2021:  Recently we see where infrared kiosk reseller is suing their supplier of temperature kiosks due to inaccurate results.  Temperature kiosks enjoyed a large popularity initially but buying cheap meant that most of the product was Chinese-based and employed cheap temperature sensors.  The temperature kiosks being deployed as of late 2021 are… Read More »

Kiosk Kiosks – All Things Kiosk!

May is Restaurant Tech Month — May 20th visit the huge National Restaurant Association show in Chicago, booth 6576 in Tech Pavilion next to Epson and SpotOn (North Building).  See the banner above?  Look for it at the show.  Here is our local NRA synopsis post. Outdoor digital drive thru technology from Keyser. The new Clover Kiosk from… Read More »

Kiosk Manufacturer Listings

Best Kiosk Manufacturer Providers Self Service Terminal Manufacturer (SSTM) Industry list of over 500 retail kiosk manufacturer suppliers and kiosk component providers, hardware and software. Looking for cash payment kiosks or an informational kiosk (such as a tablet kiosk), you need kiosk manufacturers. You also need software, hardware, wireless, management, consulting, sourcing, application, kiosk installation, kiosk servicing, site… Read More »

Whitepaper – Wayfinding Changing Dynamics Building Office Layouts by 22Miles

With a large swath of the workforce and students returning to work or campuses, executives are focused on two main areas: safety and agility. This informative white paper explores the topic of the ongoing transformation of the office that is now happening. This transformation is introducing technologies and innovations into our daily lives that are modernizing the world in… Read More »

Smart City RFP and Digital Signage News & RFPs

Digital Signage Solution News and SmartCity RFPs Smart City RFPs and Digital Signage RFPs go hand-in-hand and lots of cities are looking at new infrastructure.  We track those.  These days that means smart transit, smart transportation, smart lighting, automation, EV vehicles, Self-Driving.  It’s a big basket for sure. Part of IoT trends in self-service. We recommend Smart City… Read More »

Kiosk Manufacturers Featured

Kiosk Manufacturers Featured Intro Featured kiosk manufacturers and kiosk solution providers which we recommend begin with our sponsors. They are the industry leaders in their technology and solutions and these kiosk companies have a long history of success and most importantly customers which recommend them. These companies all have long track records of implementing best-in-class kiosk self-service solutions. … Read More »

Touch Screen Monitor Kiosk

Touchscreen Monitor & Interactive Screen The interactive screen or touchscreen display is the primary interface for self-service kiosks.  At one time it was considered fully optional, now it is pretty much a given (though some keyboard apps still exist). The top touch technologies are projected capacitance, analog resistive, surface capacitive, infrared (IR), and surface acoustic wave (SAW). However,… Read More »