Retailers, you have the opportunity to provide shoppers what they want, an engaging experience that empowers them and allows them to drive their own in-store experience (plus stand out in the busy Christmas crowd) with digital signage.
When it comes to a successful interactive customer experience, today's businesses must focus on finding a balance — there is often a big mismatch between a retailer's view of the customer's needs and what the customer actually wants.
Normally there's no such thing as a free lunch, but a digital signage display in downtown Madrid recently gave out free lunches to people who could create their own menus onscreen in less than a minute.
Is McDonald's the catalyst for disruption in the fast food and retail industries alike? According to this digital signage blogger, the latest disruption in retail is here, and innovative companies such as McDonald's are paving the way.
The ICX Symposium in Atlanta later this month will feature a session featuring an Intel executive addressing the transformation of retail through responsive stores. ICX Association Executive Director Scott Slucher interviewed him about the interplay of tech and CX.
The explosion of networked devices commonly referred to as the Internet of Things is fueling an explosive evolution in information technologies; what does it mean for digital signage?
In a new-breed of kiosks, digital signage acts as a virtual salesperson; using touchscreen interactivity, customers can learn about products being sold and make purchasing decisions on the spot.
Gone are the days of paper signs and delays in getting updated information out to travelers. We live in a real-time world, and travelers expect real-time, relevant information at their fingertips.
Before, during and after people physically engage with screens, there are visual interactions that can hold the key to personalizing the experience while maximizing the effectiveness and ROI of the deployment.
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Much as Amazon's services have raised customers' expectations, the display industry also is at the precipice of change, as advances enable organizations to think more creatively about how to apply digital signage tools to meet business objectives, the CEO of NEC Display says in this commentary piece.
Interactive mobile proximity advertising solutions provider iSIGN Media Solutions Inc. recently announced that its Australian reseller, JEA Technologies Pty Ltd., has secured its first major customer for the Chameleon software that manages content on digital signage.
Global touchscreen solutions supplier Elo recently announced that marketing resource management solution provider Vya has certified Elo I-Series touchscreen digital signage displays and EloView software for use with its marketing resource management platform.
Telefonica-owned South American communications network Movistar is rolling out Zytronic Projected Capacitive touch sensors to deliver an interactive multimedia experience at stores and kiosks in South America, according to an announcement from Zytronic.
Dot2Dot Communications has launched a new digital media initiative using Scala digital signage software for Toronto's MaRS Discovery District, 'one of the world's largest urban innovation hubs,' according to the company's announcement.
As part of a technology upgrade, the Kraft Group, the family-owned enterprise that owns Gillette Stadium and the New England Patriots recently turned to LED visualization solutions manufacturer NanoLumens to install seven NanoSlim LED digital signage solutions.
Sunshine Coast, Australia has now installed touchscreen kiosks around caravan parks to deliver information to visitors and give local businesses an opportunity to advertise their products.
Moviestar, a communications networked owned by Telefonica in South America, is rolling out new touch sensors to craft more exciting and interactive experiences at stores and kiosks.
Mac users can now create tablet-type content and sync it with 80-inch digital signage displays from Sharp.
Augmented reality and natural UI developer Zugara's augmented reality patent for virtual dressing room technology recently was selected by the U.S. Patent Office for the Smithsonian Innovation Festival.
New Mexico-based Ideum, maker of multitouch tables and touch walls, announces a new and expanded partnership with London- and Dubai-based 2point0 Concepts.
Digital engagement platform SignStix announced the launch of a new interactive release (SignStix Viper - Version 2.8, autumn 2015), that it says enables anyone to easily build interactive applications and deploy them globally.
Christie and Microsoft combined gesture tech and projection mapping digital signage for the Microsoft Beach Club during the 2015 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.
Apollo Display Technologies, provider of TFT flatscreens and system solutions for industrial and multimedia applications, announced it now offers touchscreen displays with custom-designed projected capacitive touchscreens.
AT&T's new store in Lubbock, Texas, has been designed so customers can explore and interact with the latest technology via digital signage and interactive engagement technology.
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American Tea Room debuts its new location in Downtown Los Angeles, featuring an Interactive Tea Zone, powered by T1V's OneShop application to drive product engagement and customer interaction.