EuroShop 2020 was last modified: February 17th, 2020 by News Editor
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KIOSK Information Systems & NRF 2019 Showcased Technology
LOUISVILLE, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Together, KIOSK Information Systems (KIOSK) and parent company, Posiflex will showcase a wide array of new connected retail solutions for self-service, point of sale, and digital signage at the 2019 NRF Big Show, Booth #3755. The team will demonstrate advances in hardware, software, and service technologies that bridge digital and physical spaces to facilitate connected consumer transactions.
Posiflex’s recently appointed Global Chief Strategy Officer, Hans Peter Nüdling, states, “I’m thrilled to introduce the Posiflex Group at NRF. ‘The Posiflex Group’ references the collective brands of Posiflex, KIOSK, and Portwell computing. It encompasses a strategic blend of world-class POS, self-service, industrial gateway/computing technologies under one virtual corporate roof. At NRF, the Group will be illustrating Omnichannel IoT applied in Retail, Hospitality, and Digital Signage product applications. Our Group mission is to leverage the leading-edge technologies and earned domain expertise of each brand to collaboratively drive new product innovation and global market growth. Further, uniting the vast global Engineering, Operations, and Distribution infrastructure elevates the Group’s strategic IoT solution portfolio and value proposition for our global customer base.” Mr. Nüdling will be building up a major European presence, supplementing primary design and manufacturing facilities in the US and Asia.
Inside the booth, the Group will debut two new standard kiosk offerings. The TK Series (designed by KIOSK and manufactured by Posiflex in Taiwan), are modular platforms with a 32” or 21” display. The new Paragon TK3200 Series kiosk features a sleek 32” PCAP display with componentry purpose-built for quick serve and fast casual restaurant order automation (wall mount, single/dual sided pedestal). Further, the existing Stellar TK2100 Series kiosk has been re-designed as an innovative modular unit with mainstream component options common to most self-service transactions (pedestal or countertop). Both TK models are built with highly reliable Posiflex components, pairing superior life-cycle and supply chain advantage with attractive pricing. The TK kiosk series is built in Taiwan and stocked regionally for final configuration, providing best-in-class lead-times.
KIOSK will proudly feature two new partner platforms. Beabloo and KIOSK have collaborated on a digital signage platform empowered with active customer intelligence. The demo simultaneously shows customer facial recognition and related engagement/demographic analytics, illustrating how real-time customer insight data helps retailers optimize ad content. It provides scannable digital QR codes empowering consumers to carry store offers, promotions, and product information to complete purchases anytime – through any channel.
A second KIOSK partner collaboration is with Bitstop, a pioneer in Bitcoin ATMs. This platform enables instantaneous cash to bitcoin purchase transactions with a simple kiosk UI. This fast-growing cryptocurrency ATM category helps retailers monetize floor space and increase foot traffic.
KIOSK will also feature their own licensed product platforms. Demos include sophisticated licensable bill payment hardware and software, freeing up Store Associates to focus entirely on closing new sales and driving store profits. Additional retail self-service solutions include loyalty/gift registry platforms automating in-store signup, promotional offer presentation, and self-service gift registry management. Standard locker demonstrations for BOPIS (buy online pick up in store), illustrate secure online sales transaction pick-up, driving customer convenience and security, bonused with additional in-store foot traffic/secondary purchases.
In booth, Posiflex – best known for reliable POS solutions – will feature their award-winning RT Series POS terminals (slim standard and widescreen displays), and MT series POS tablets. MT Tablets represent the next-generation in mobile POS with durable Gorilla Glass and optional EMV L2 chip and pin options.
Advanced deployment management software product demonstrations include real-time IoT alerting software to monitor connected POS, kiosk, and signage end-points in real time and at scale. A feature rich remote monitoring dashboard displays the overall health of POS, kiosk, and signage platforms down to the peripheral and component level. This end-point automation visibility is the gold standard for managing uptime and controlling field service costs.
Please stop by booth #3755 to explore the latest offerings or discuss your specific project with the Global (multi-lingual) Posiflex Group team.
Founded in 1984, Posiflex Technology, Inc. has designed and manufactured its own-branded and world-class POS solutions. Since 2016, Posiflex has determined to grow beyond the POS business and further expand itself into self-service solutions (KIOSK), and to a few more vertical markets serving B2B IoT platforms empowered by embedded PC. Posiflex’s offices are in the USA, Germany, Netherlands, UK, China, India, Singapore, UAE, Malaysia, Japan, and Korea along with the global distribution networks to provide direct and timely support to its customers around the world. For more information, please visit www.posiflex.com or use the contact information below.
About KIOSK Information Systems
As the market leader in self-service solutions, KIOSK provides proven expertise in design engineering, application development, integration, manufacturing, field support, and managed services for even the most sophisticated self-service platforms. A deep portfolio of standard and custom KIOSK designs are deployed among Top 100 Retailers and Fortune 500 clients in a wide array of self-service vertical markets. www.kiosk.com
Posiflex Launches New TK Series Interactive Kiosks
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Posiflex Technology, Inc. today launched the Paragon TK-3200 Series, and the Stellar TK-2100 Series – interactive kiosks that aimed at shaping the future of retail and hospitality industries, enabling brands to interact with consumers in new and innovative ways that add convenience, speed of service, and fun.
Paragon TK-3200 Series – 32” Interactive Kiosk
Packed with functionality and convenience in an appealing design, the Paragon TK-3200 Series is a 32” interactive kiosk that is suited for retail stores, quick service and fast casual restaurants. It serves as a seamless extension of the existing POS terminals, helping store owners to drive sales during peak times, and offers various ways for consumers to order, pay and engage with the brand.
Featuring a 32” PCAP touchscreen for intuitive interactive use, the Paragon TK-3200 Series supports scanning & printing functionality, and a customized bracket for EMV payment devices. Easily adapting to store environments, it offers various mounting options: wall-mounted, single or dual sided operation.
Stellar TK-2100 Series – 21.5” Modular Kiosk
The Stellar TK-2100 Series is a 21.5” modular kiosk that can be configured in countertop or floor-standing style, providing modular deployment options in the same standardized family. The enclosure provides a 21.5” PCAP touchscreen, and can be customized with preferred components common to most self-service transactions from barcode scanner, receipt/ticket printer, bill acceptor, and card dispenser.
The platform accommodates a variety of applications such as self-service POS, loyalty program, gift cards, self-check-in, self-ticketing, online ordering and click & collect in a wide range of environments including retail, hospitality, and entertainment.
Owen Chen, President and CEO at Posiflex Technology, Inc. comments, “The Paragon TK-3200 Series & Stellar TK-2100 Series represent a brand new kiosk product line for Posiflex, which fits perfectly into our growing product portfolio, and will continue our commitment to offer quality, performance, and long-term durability.”
Additionally, the TK Series features an optional tri-color LED indicator light, which provides kiosk operational status at a glance. And all access doors open at the front to provide easy access for simple maintenance and field service. There is no need to move the kiosk away from walls, or dismantle the main body of the kiosk to remove components for servicing.
Showcase at GITEX 2018
Posiflex TK Series interactive kiosks will make its first debut at the GITEX Technology Week from 14-18 October 2018 at the Dubai World Trade Centre, booth B3-10/Hall 3.
Founded in 1984, Posiflex Technology, Inc. has designed and manufactured its own-branded and world-class POS solutions. Since 2016, Posiflex has determined to grow beyond the POS business and further expand itself into self-service solutions (KIOSK), and to a few more vertical markets serving B2B IoT platforms empowered by embedded PC. Posiflex’s offices are in the USA, Germany, Netherlands, UK, China, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, and Korea along with the global distribution networks to provide direct and timely support to its customers around the world. For more information: www.posiflex.com.
Posiflex Technology, Inc.
Wei-Lun Chang, +886 (0)2 2299-1599
KIOSK, the Market Leader in Self-Service Solutions, announces new CEO. Bill Butler succeeds Tom Weaver, KIOSK’s CEO since 2012.
Owen Chen, CEO of Posiflex (KIOSK’s new parent company) also selected Bill Butler to help execute his vision of introducing new kiosk solutions to expand and diversify Posiflex’s point of sale product portfolio. Owen adds that “Bill will be very instrumental in our success as we introduce new self-service solutions into Posiflex’s Global Distribution channels.”
Bill is the successor to Tom Weaver, KIOSK’s CEO since 2012. Tom is transitioning into an Executive Consultant role, and will continue to actively guide the strategic direction of the company. Tom has been with KIOSK since 2003 in C-Level Sales and Management roles.
[Editors Note: Here’s hoping to play a few rounds of golf with Tom now that he is clear]
Posiflex Technology, Inc., a global leading brand in the design and manufacture of POS solutions and peripherals, will unveil its newest products at E
Owen Chen, President and CEO at Posiflex Technology, Inc. comments, “Our agility has kept us ahead of the competition, and developed the new industry-changing technologies. From hybrid mobile POS solutions to the acquisition of KIOSK Information Systems, the leading expert in the market of interactive kiosks, Posiflex has built up the strongest product portfolio in the global POS market. We are pleased to be at EuroShop this year to demonstrate these newest solutions, which are built upon our 30+ years of experience in retail industry.”
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