Interactive Touchscreen Comparison Introduction Interactive touchscreens come in several varieties. Here’s a quick overview of the types and the applications to which each is best suited. Whitepaper by Olea Kiosks Although interactive touchscreens have been around in one form or another since the late 1970s, over the past 10 years or so they’ve become an integral part of… Read More »
Payment Trends and Insights – Kiosk Industry Writeup by Appetize on the five payment trends to look for in 2021 There’s a silver lining to the unpredictability we experienced last year: 2020 accelerated the growth and advancement of the current payments landscape. In fact, the way operators set up their payment systems now will truly be a testament… Read More »
Accelerating Value and Impact to Strengthen Competitive Position — Send2Press press release LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 2, 2021 (NEWSWIRE) — Olea Kiosks®, Inc., a visionary provider of innovative self-service kiosk solutions, today announced the growth of its leadership team to include sales management and strategic business development. The company has expanded the role of Rusty Gaynes to Director of… Read More »
Hospitality Self-Service Kiosk Solution – Olea Kiosks and UrVenue Non-Room Inventory Solution Hospitality partnership news excerpt from press release — An Olea kiosk paired with UrVenue’s booking solution puts hospitality patrons in the driver’s seat with frictionless, on-property, cashier-less, self-service booking capabilities. Guests can now book and transact any inventory within UrVenue, including but not limited to, special… Read More »
Temperature Check Kiosk by Olea Kiosks – Delivering Temperature checks on employees and visitors is becoming commonplace for many businesses, hospitals, grocery stores, retailers and a host of others. Temperature sensing kiosks can help stem a crisis and optimize a return to business as employees and guests return to work and entertainment venues. Olea Temperature Sensing Kiosk from… Read More »
Self-Service Kiosk Solution Provider Expanding LOS ANGELES, Calif., Jan. 15, 2020 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Olea Kiosks®, Inc., a visionary provider of self-service kiosk solutions, today announced expansion of its manufacturing and engineering capacity in Los Angeles, Calif. This expansion enables Olea to continue to grow its customer base, partnerships, and OEM relationships to provide faster time to market… Read More »
Casino Kiosks Casino operators are gambling that new kiosk functions will help them provide top-notch customer service to help them cater to existing customers and win new ones. By Richard Slawsky, Contributor Years ago, casino bosses were able to recognize their guests by sight, providing complimentary rooms and other perks to high rollers to keep them playing. Today,… Read More »
QSR kiosks are big these days and the poster child might be Paneras actually though for sure McDonalds “once again into the fray” efforts bring a lot of attention (ditto for Wendy’s and others). Good quote from Olea and good article.
Here were the demographics
- 18-24 year olds are more than 70 percent likely to visit a restaurant if it had a kiosk option;
- 25-34 year olds are 65 percent more likely to visit;
- 45-54 year olds are 60 percent more likely; and
- 55+ year olds are 40 percent more likely.
New Patient Check-In Kiosk – Tilting Top Monitor From LinkedIn post by Frank Olea CEO. Healthcare Check-in Kiosks on the line today. This is a special version of the Austin where the screen and camera can be tilted up and down by the user. olea-healthcare-austin from Kiosk Manufacturer Association on Vimeo. More Information Outdoor Kiosk Model Released by… Read More »
Moe’s Southwest Grill launched its first-ever kiosk-only restaurant this past weekend in Pittsburg, PA. The kiosk-only restaurant, owned and operated by Moe’s multi-unit franchisee, Mike Geiger, seats 16 and features Moe’s new brand design. The build took approximately 10 months to complete, with the final inspection scheduled for one day after the city shut down due to COVID-19… Read More »
Turnkey Bill Payment Kiosk Solution Olea has released a new bill payment website. Payment Kiosk by Olea. Excerpt: Kiosks that handle cash and other forms of payment are the most complex of self service kiosk designs. Don’t trust just anyone to design and manufacture your next financial service kiosk. Led by Olea Kiosks we work with best-in-class partners to… Read More »
New Outdoor Ticket Kiosk Design by Olea Kiosks From LinkedIn Aug2020 – Frank Olea, CEO of Olea Kiosks announced on LinkedIn yesterday his new outdoor ticketing kiosk, Geneva. Has some very nice engineered design features. Olea is at the top of outdoor kiosk design so it isn’t surprising at all to see this very nice unit. “I’m proud… Read More »
Effective kiosk design comes over years of experience and here is a short video on one of the more common designs: integrating a common desktop POS printer like the Epson T88 into a kiosk. Providing the design tip is Frank Olea, CEO of Olea Kiosks, Inc. one of the largest, if not largest privately owned American kiosk companies.… Read More »
LOS ANGELES, July 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Olea Kiosks, Inc., a leading provider of innovative self-service kiosk solutions, announces the hiring of channel sales and partnerships industry expert, Rusty Gaynes, as Director of Strategic Alliances and Partnerships. Olea Kiosks has more than 40 years of experience helping companies realize their ambitions deploying self-service solutions, and Gaynes was hired to further develop and… Read More »
Olea Kiosks has extensive experience building exceptional ADA-compliant kiosks. Find out more about our standard and custom ADA-compliant kiosks.
Well written and complete look at ADA. Recommended!
Airport Digital Signage Deployed Decaux in Dallas DFW Airport Nice shot of unit in DFW for Decaux Credit: this is a kiosk designed and built by Olea Kiosks. Deployed many of them across DFW in 2016 and 2017.
KINGMAN – Who doesn’t want to save time and avoid standing in line? Fifty-one percent of all transactions done at the MVD can be completed at the self-service kiosk or the department’s online portal, ServiceArizona.com, said Douglas Nick, spokesman for the MVD. Customers can take their vehicle registration notice and scan the bar code into the kiosk, then… Read More »
In February 2020, we helped create a presentation on current drive thru technology as used in self-order. As an information service to readers here is the presentation. To Request More Information For information specific to Olea Kiosks please email [email protected] and mention KMA Drive Thru info For general information on technology and application you can also contact Craig… Read More »
Excerpt from Olea Kiosks website March 2020 Since the onset of COVID-19, there have been many questions posed about how to help mitigate the spread of the virus. How much worse the situation gets depends on our ability to contain and mitigate risk as it relates to the people and places we visit. That being said, we’re all… Read More »
From St. Louis Dispatch Feb 2020 — ST. LOUIS COUNTY — St. Louis Lambert International Airport on Monday launched its new biometric security screening alternative in Terminal 2 — the one housing Southwest Airlines’ operations. The new CLEAR biometric system, which identifies people via fingerprints and the iris of their eyes, is available to passengers who pay up to… Read More »
We update and refresh our Charter Sponsors content and one of our original Charter Sponsors is Olea Kiosks. Their original charter sponsor page was done many years ago and today we updated it (several http links instead of https e.g.). In the years since Olea joined Kiosk Industry it has grown into arguably the largest privately-held US kiosk… Read More »
Ticketing Kiosks and Hotel Check-In Kiosks by Olea Included here are some recent pictures and video covering ticketing kiosks and hotel check-in kiosks by Olea. Olea Kiosks specializes in ticketing kiosks both indoor and outdoor as well as Check-In Kiosks. Olea is a Gold Sponsor of KMA. For more info contact [email protected] Here is video from the floor… Read More »
Read full article by Paul Kapustka Can technology finally help improve one of the biggest pain points in the game-day experience, namely waiting in line for concessions? At the Denver Broncos’ Empower Field at Mile High, a number of new technology initiatives debuted this year, all designed to improve the fan experience around concession purchases by providing more… Read More »
Reprinted from Send2Press June 2019 Frost and Sullivan Award Olea Kiosks Customer Value Leadership LOS ANGELES, Calif., June 20, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Olea Kiosks of Los Angeles, has been recognized by Frost & Sullivan with the 2019 Customer Value Leadership Award for its self-service kiosk manufacturing and focus on designs for outdoor use. Olea Kiosks is recognized not… Read More »
Denny’s Tablet Kiosk is Presto Pay-At-Table Press Release Presto has been selected to deploy its industry-leading pay-at-table tablets at participating Denny’s restaurants across America Presto, the restaurant industry’s end-to-end front-of-house (FOH) technology platform, has been selected by Denny’s, one of America’s largest full-service family restaurant chains, as the exclusive provider of its guest-facing pay-at-table solution. The solution is… Read More »
Olea G2E Press Release LOS ANGELES, Calif., October 10, 2019 — Olea Kiosks of Los Angeles welcomes the Franklin Bill Payment kiosk as the newest addition to its self-service line-up. This secure and versatile kiosk is built to accept payments of any kind, anywhere. The Franklin Bill Payment kiosk has the ability to accept and dispense dollar bills, dispense… Read More »
News from a payment kiosk application provider for Olea Kiosks The M3t EMV Cloud Kernel is designed to easily connect unattended kiosk terminals and POS solutions to a level II / III approved kernel for processing credit and debit card transactions. The kernel was certified for use in the U.S. in January of 2018 and is now connected… Read More »
A host of new technologies are on the horizon for the QSR industry. For many of them, a self-order kiosk will serve as their foundation. Quick-service restaurants have long had a reputation for being innovators when it comes to technology. In the early days of modern foodservice, QSRs were among the first to incorporate features such as drive-thru… Read More »
Republished with permission from Olea Kiosks website Ticketing Kiosk Improving ROI Ticketing Kiosks are not new to the industry of self-service applications as most major transportation companies and entertainment ticket distributors already utilize this solution in one form or another. Most of the ROI benefits of ticketing kiosks come in measurable increments, while others are subtle benefits that still… Read More »
Press release from BusinessWire May 09, 2019 Self-Service Kiosks Drive Up to 40% Lift on Orders; Company Brings on New Customers AT&T Center, LSU, Museums PLAYA VISTA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Appetize, the modern Point of Sale (POS) and enterprise management platform, today announced strong results from its self-service kiosk technology seeing up to 40% increase in order size across its… Read More »
Gateway Ticketing Systems will be exhibiting at IAAPA Attractions Expo for the 25th consecutive year, Nov. 13-17, 2017, in Orlando.
Located at Booth #4854, the Gateway Ticketing Systems team will give booth visitors a sneak peek at its ‘next generation’ kiosk interface currently in development as well as showcase some of its recently released solutions including:
Reporting Plus | Powered by Galaxy – Any Data, Anytime, Anywhere
This new reporting solution captures all transactional data from an attraction’s Galaxy® point-of-sale, membership and admission control software. From there, customers can access a suite of standard reports on both traditional and mobile devices, extract reports and data in a wide range of formats, automate report delivery and easily develop custom reports.
CRM Plus | Powered by Galaxy – 360-Degree Customer View with One Solution
This powerful customer relationship management tool integrates seamlessly with our Galaxy® point-of-sale software. CRM Plus enables attractions to conduct segmentation analysis and trigger real-time personalized communications to deepen relationships with its guests.
Galaxy Connect – 2016 IAAPA Brass Ring Best New Product Award – 2nd Place for Technology Applied to Amusements: Facilities
This cloud-based platform enables attractions and online travel agencies to easily and securely sell live tickets, even for capacity-managed events. Galaxy Connect eliminates the need for vouchers, saving hours of tedious back-office work. Booth visitors will learn how the Galaxy Connect community has grown, adding some of the world’s largest online travel agencies to the platform.
Reprinted from Olea Kiosks Portable media remains one of the key ways hackers infect a company’s network Anyone who’s ever dropped of their child at a daycare is familiar with the scenario. If one child has a virus, it’s only a matter of time until all the other kids pick it up as well. It’s the same with… Read More »
Originally published on GGB March 22, 2019. By Dave Bontempo Excerpt: Touch screen, touch points. Kiosks sport increased influence in the gaming world. From hotel check-ins to food ordering, cash dispensing and now sports betting, these unofficial goodwill ambassadors flaunt new stature. Perhaps no other device mingles with so many revenue areas. Kiosks also have an envied parallel use… Read More »
March 25, 2019 Los Angeles, Calif. March 25, 2019 – Vista Entertainment Solutions Ltd (‘Vista Cinema’), the leading provider of cinema management software for global cinema exhibition, and Veezi, Vista’s SaaS cinema management solution for Independent Cinemas, have approved Olea Kiosks (‘Olea’), to support Vista with self-service kiosk hardware. Since May 2018 Vista has been deploying Olea kiosks… Read More »
Originally published on LinkedIn by Craig A. Keefner Craig Allen Keefner Manager at Olea Kiosks Inc. A self-service kiosk isn’t a “set it and forget it” proposition. Getting customers to use that kiosk takes a bit of effort. When a company incorporates a self-service kiosk into its operations, one of the key challenges it faces is how to encourage people… Read More »