Generations Y and Z aren't interested in a rigid, produced brand experiences. They're 'the DIY generation,' and they want to do it themselves. So let them, and let digital signage and interactive technologies help.
A recent digital signage deployment in the Netherlands illustrates how AV is now a tool that can and should contribute to every aspect of an organization’s work, and of the effectiveness of planning ahead and empowering an organization's IT department to lead the charge.
It's time for a look back at the most-read articles and blog posts on Digital Signage Today in June, recapping the biggest news headlines of the month.
Digital signage screens are exciting to have in a restaurant, but if they lack content that is fresh and relevant, even the largest digital signs and menu boards will fail to attract and engage customers, Wendy's exec says.
From an Under Armour installation that tests athletic ability to a Warby Parker photo booth experience, interactive customer experience was the order of the day at the inaugural Interactive Customer Experience Summit, held June 28-30 at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower.
Digital signage, mobile payments and kiosks all provide routes to increased speed of service and a better customer experience across a broad spectrum of industries and verticals.
Digital signage allows retailers to connect with and interact with consumers their way, by providing relevant, personalized and engaging experiences to consumers through the simple point of touch.
Digital signage touch and gesture technologies have changed the gamification trend as users can interact with content using their hands and fingers, or even their whole bodies, and easily be drawn into the activity.
ICX Summit keynote looks at how digital signage and other in-store technologies can bring online 'social proof' into the brick-and-mortar experience.
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People are no longer viewers of digital signage, they're participants. The ability of the viewer to self-navigate signage content ensures a highly personalized experience, creating a vital touchpoint between proprietor and customer.
Protective Enclosures Company, American manufacturer of weatherproof TV cabinets, outdoor digital display enclosures and digital signage enclosures, announced that PGA of America recently selected The TV Shield for use at a country club restaurant in Port Saint Lucie, Florida.
The Tim Hortons fast casual chain of coffee and doughnut shops is reviewing its in-store digital signage channel, according to The Canadian Press and CTV News. The review of the Tims TV in-store digital signage network comes after it was embroiled in controversy over third-party advertising.
California's Fletcher Jones Motorcars of Newport Beach Mercedes-Benz dealership has added the FlytePass boarding pass printing and FlyteBoard airport flight information display to its Preferred Client travel services at the dealership's exclusive airport lounge for its preferred guests flying out of nearby John Wayne Airport Orange County.
London-based keypad developer Storm Interface has announced the release of a new keypad kiosk peripheral designed to aid visually impaired users.
Turnkey digital signage solutions provider announces partnership with Nebraska Furniture Mart, experiential deployments at 560,000-square-foot showroom in Texas.
Digital signage experience firm 10net, with operations out of North Vancouver, British Columbia, in Canada and Enumclaw, Washington, in the U.S., has acquired systems integrator The DataWorks based in Victoria, British Columbia.
The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series has announced race sponsor Travelers is shining a digital signage spotlight on what motivates runners with its "My Drive Comes From" campaign, which kicks off July 18-19 at the Humana Rock 'n' Roll Chicago Half Marathon.
Wisconsin-based "super-premium" ice cream chain Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream has deployed Mvix digital menu boards in its locations, according to an announcement from digital signage provider Mvix.
Major League Baseball's Cincinnati Reds, in a partnership with Procter & Gamble, picked Brookings, South Dakota-based LED sign manufacturer Daktronics to manufacture a new LED video display that will be installed at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati in time for the Reds to host the all-star events.
South African health-and-beauty retail chain Clicks has announced a partnership with South African digital signage solutions company Moving Tactics that entails installing digital signage within the chain's top 25 stores nationally, as well as marketing the media platform to Clicks' private-label suppliers and other brand suppliers.
CAA South Central Ontario recently implemented a customer-engagement digital signage experience from ADFLOW Networks at its Burlington location, including a video wall and vertically oriented screens.
Frank Mayer and Associates Inc. have partnered with game developer Creative Kingdoms to create interactive gaming kiosks for children. Children will be able to play a variety of games on the kiosk, including mini games and an interactive scavenger hunt.
Carmanah Signs earlier this month announced the deployment of a dynamic, multisensory experience at the Caesars Windsor Casino in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, ahead of this week's Canadian Gaming Summit.
Today's multiplex theaters are creating immersive environments using digital signage to engage movie-goers as soon as they enter – and increase revenues.
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An interactive digital signage media wall from Cineplex Digital Solutions puts the finishing touches on newly renovated concourse in Toronto's Scotia Plaza.