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Charging EV Stations – Peerless-AV and Volta Bring Next Level Electric Vehicle Charging Stations to the Market

EV Stations

Featuring Peerless-AV’s Xtreme™ High Bright Outdoor Displays, the new Volta charging station features a slim airfoil-like silhouette design focused on both user experience and community impact. Throughout the charging process, the station communicates real-time status updates to users using emotive and intuitive external lighting, too.

Peerless-AV® and Volta Bring Next Level Electric Vehicle Charging Stations to the Market

Partnership redefines the newest generation in free vehicle charging

 AURORA, Ill. – August 14, 2019 – Peerless-AV®, an award-winning designer and manufacturer of innovative audio and video solutions and accessories, announced the newest generation of electric vehicle charging stations, created in partnership with Volta. Together they provide a seamless, simple and free charging experience that fuels transportation while inspiring positive change in the adoption of electric vehicles. This completely reimagined charging station is powered by forward thinking partners seeking meaningful and measurable brand building opportunities.

“We are proud of our partnership with Volta and are grateful for the opportunity to play an important role in their vehicle charging network that addresses the needs of drivers, site partners, advertisers, and the overall community,” said Nick Belcore, Executive Vice President, Peerless-AV. “Utilizing the latest technology, including our fully-sealed Xtreme High Bright Outdoor Displays, and an exquisite design, we are able to draw more attention to the stations, thus creating more awareness and opportunity for clean energy.”

This latest generation of electric vehicle charging station features a slim airfoil-like silhouette with a design focused on both user experience and community impact. Throughout the charging process, the station communicates real-time status updates to users using emotive and intuitive external lighting. The station includes dual displays built to meet the needs of brick-and-mortar locations seeking amenities that increase consumer traffic.

Volta Custom EV Station_timelapse_HD from Kiosk Manufacturer Association on Vimeo.

The new Volta charging station features Peerless-AV’s 55″ Xtreme™ High Bright Outdoor Displays. The ruggedized, optically bonded, and fully-sealed weatherproof design offers the utmost protection against all extreme outdoor conditions, such as rain, snow, sleet, dust, insects, and pressure washing. The Xtreme High Bright Outdoor Display is also equipped with ambient light sensors to automatically and gradually adjust the screen’s brightness based on the surrounding conditions, providing a clear, crisp picture, in the brightest direct sunlight.

“Working with Peerless-AV helps Volta to lead the industry in developing the most heavily used, future-forward, and economically compelling charging network,” said Scott Mercer, Founder and CEO, Volta. “The dual displays are key to inspiring and converting communities into buying an electric vehicle.”

New charging station locations are confirmed and coordinated using data modeling to map current demand and predict future growth. With stations in nine of the nation’s top twenty electric vehicle markets, regional networks are thoughtfully expanded to lead local electric vehicle market penetration. With this new generation of free charging stations installed around the U.S., Peerless-AV and Volta are looking forward to continued innovation and making communities better by using technology as a force for social change.

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About Peerless-AV

Driving Technology Through Innovation

For over 75 years, passion and innovation continue to drive Peerless-AV forward. We proudly design and manufacture the highest quality products, ranging from outdoor displays to complete kiosk solutions, digital signage mounts to wireless systems. Whether a full-scale global deployment or custom project, Peerless-AV develops meaningful relationships and delivers world-class service. In partnership with Peerless-AV, you are trusting an award-winning team of experts who will support your business every step of the way. For more information, visit peerless-av.com.

About Volta EV Stations

Founded in 2010 out of a passion for advancing electric transportation, Volta has mastered the art and science of developing cutting-edge electric vehicle charging networks. Volta is accelerating the electric vehicle movement by providing seamless, simple and free charging experiences. Thoughtfully located along the paths of daily life, Volta chargers are the most heavily used in the industry. With the support of forward-thinking brand partners, Volta delivers free charging solutions to real estate owners, power to the electric vehicle community and impactful brand stories to everyone. For more information on Volta, please visit www.voltacharging.com.


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Calvin Klein Rolls Out Charging Kiosks to Keep Shoppers Happy

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BOSTON, Nov. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Consumers at select Calvin Klein stores will get to enjoy a complimentary phone charge during their shopping experience with Veloxity charging kiosks. Calvin Klein is expanding their in-store experience by deploying charging kiosks to over 9 different retail locations

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Calvin Klein’s Director of Marketing, Roland Figueredo who was in charge of the project says; “In the fast paced retail environment, we are trying to meet all of our customers’ needs. From the product we sell, to the shopping experience, we want the customer to feel special.”

He goes on to add: “We are also trying to bring a bit of modern technology and convenience into our stores and these charging kiosks gives us that opportunity.  We are able to give the customer a place to charge their phones, see some branded content and continue to shop…a win/win for the stores and the customer. Working with Veloxity has been a pleasure from day one. They were able to turn this around in a very short time frame and have provided excellent customer service throughout this project. I look forward to working with them in 2017 to expand these into more of our stores in North America.”

Press Release – Phone Charging Kiosk Market Growth

See press release here.

Phone Charging Kiosk Market Growth

The phone charging market has experienced a double digit growth in the last 2 years and is growing even faster.

DENVER, CO – 02 Aug, 2016 – Whether it is in a retail store such as Neiman Marcus, the airports, bars or the streets of New York the emerging phone charging kiosk market has been on a tear and shows signs of increasing even more. While providing a sought after commodity for consumers the systems are collecting customer data while lengthening customer dwell time in the retail location.

For an overview and writeup on the market (1000 words) complete with a large gallery of photos displaying some of the many makers and models, visit kioskindustry.org and read our exclusive story on the market. We highlight “Low battery anxiety” that many consumers experience and how these new systems provide a positive conclusion. Getting A Charge Out of Kiosks is our industry piece for August.

Another high revenue market which is growing is the marijuana market and we have a nice wrap on a couple of major players moving into that space.  Here is link for marijuana kiosk feature.  Olea Kiosks in California is one of the major players and the west coast is the biggest market.

Our third feature is a nice opinion piece by Laura Miller of KioWare on the industry shift that we have seen and which is occurring right now in the self-service space.  Laura did the piece for our European media partner Kiosk Solutions magazine and we are able to reprint it.  Note tradeshow Kiosk Summit North in UK in Oct 2016,

SlabbKiosks is our New Advisory Board Member for July. Slabbkiosk builds standard and custom kiosk designs (no design fee) with software for any type of application – from medical to micro market self-checkout solutions. Welcome to Kisha, Pete, Mike and new vp there Rick Kobal.

About the Kiosk Industry Group

The Kiosk Industry Group based in Denver Colorado is the kiosk trade association and qualified marketing network for the kiosk and self-service  industry.

For more information please log onto http://kioskindustry.org

Our email contact is craig@catareno.com

Advisory board members include Olea Kiosks, KioWare, Kiosk Information Systems, SlabbKiosks, OptConnect, PROVISIO, Crane CPI, ARCA, Turnkey Kiosks and SlabbKiosk. Additional members include Peter B. Snyder and CTS (Connected Technology Solutions).  Together they provide the strategic guidance and support for the Association in direction and focus concerning all types of transactional and informational self service solutions such as bill pay automation, lockers, loyalty, employee systems and customer retention, flow & services. Device integrations include biometrics, foot traffic sensors, scanners, printers, demographic indentification and discovery, EMV and all types of cash and currency.

KI is the kiosk industry association and our focus is fairly simple, “kiosks in self-service”. Aka keep it simple.

Video Link: https://youtu.be/gRHwjRxgnvM

Full News Story: http://pressreleasejet.com/news/phone-charging-kiosk-market-growth.html

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Charging Kiosk – BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport Welcomes FuelRod Mobile Charger Kiosks

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SAN DIEGO, CA–(Marketwired – Jun 1, 2016) – Tricopian, LLC, a San Diego, California-based developer of the innovative FuelRod mobile charging service for smartphones and tablets, announces that its FuelRod® “SwapBox™” kiosks are now deployed at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI). As one of the fastest-growing airports in th

Source: www.marketwired.com

ChargeItSpot Adds Loyalty Program Integration to Phone Charging Stations

New line of phone charging stations incorporates card scanner feature allowing retailers to offer complimentary phone charging exclusively for loyalty members
Philadelphia, PA (…

Source: www.benzinga.com

The charging stations feature a built-in card scanner that enables complimentary phone charging as an exclusive benefit for loyalty card members. The technology also enables clients to collect and append opt-in data – like email addresses and phone numbers – from loyalty members.

Retailers and mall operators aren’t the only ones able to benefit from this next generation of charging kiosk. Casinos, stadiums, and any brand with a loyalty or membership program are prime targets for this new technology. The kiosks can also help drive new loyalty sign-ups. If a customer is not an existing loyalty member, the touchscreen will direct them to the nearest on-site location where they can sign up to become a member, and then get a free phone charge.

Veloxity to Feature Phone Charging Kiosks at BizBash NYC

BOSTON, Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Veloxity (http://www.veloxity.us), a leading provider of commercial cell…

Source: www.prnewswire.com

Veloxity sells and rents the kiosks to customers in the event, university, airport, hospital, casino, and restaurant industries. Companies surveyed by Statista said they planned to increase their spending at tradeshows 26%, in 2013. Products such as cell phone charging kiosks fit right in with this trend. The Veloxity charging kiosks include a built-in LCD screen for customizable display ads, branding and sponsorships.


According to the International Associations of Exhibits and Events, the trade show industry has grown at a rate of about 3% per year since 2013. It has grown 3.6% from 2010-2015 in the United States alone, where the industry represents as much as $15 billion in revenue per year. In addition, attendance has been steadily increasing.

Phone charging kiosks at VidCon 2015

Phone Charging Kiosk
Phone Charging Kiosk

Phone Charging Kiosk – Brightbox Inc., a global platform provider of networked mobile device recharging and engagement solutions, announced it teamed with Panasonic to keep the throngs attending this past weekend’s VidCon 2015 charged and engaged.

Source: www.kioskmarketplace.com

Brightbox Mobile Charging Lockers Securely Powering the Major Sports Event Industry at 2015 National Sports Forum

New York, NY (PRWEB) February 07, 2015 — Brightbox® Cell Phone Charging Stations Enhance Conference Experience By Keeping On-the-Go Sports Marketers and Promoters Charged, Connected and Engaged

Source: www.prweb.com

10 Trends Super-Charging Self-Service – Vertical Systems Reseller (blog)

From integrated technologies and expanding payment options, to location awareness and personalization, we take a look at the top ten trends driving explosive growth in self-service.

Source: vsr.edgl.com

10 Trends Super-Charging Self-Service 

TVA installs solar-powered phone charging kiosk in Knoxville’s Market Square

Visitors to Knoxville’s Market Square can change their devices for free with a new solar-powered charging kiosk installed by the Tennessee Valley Authority.

Source: www.wate.com

The kiosk is located next to the TVA fountain across from the square on Wall Avenue and can charge up to six mobile phones or tablets at a time with a variety of built-in cable connections. The kiosk is operational 24 hours a day and can run for up to two days without sun.

Samsung Invents Wireless Charging Systems and Charging Kiosk – Patently Mobile

The US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Samsung that reveals one of their latest inventions regarding a new display technology for charging wirelessly through a display panel and/or a wireless charging system. Our report presents you with four of Samsung’s charging application examples over and above the tablet case that you can see presented in our cover graphic.

Source: www.patentlymobile.com