Marijuana dispensaries are starting to use digital menu boards in greater numbers. One solution lets them integrate their POS system with menu boards to keep the inventory fresh and inform customers.
This May the FDA's long-awaited menu-labeling regulations went into effect, following a one-year reprieve intended to give restauranteurs more time to become compliant. Fortunately for these chains, in-restaurant digital signage dramatically reduces the work required to comply with these new regulations.
Many restaurants are embracing digital signage, whether due to upcoming FDA regulations or a desire to boost customer experience. At the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit, multiple panels addressed digital signage and how best to utilize it.
Blockchain, blockchain, blockchain...the word is almost inescapable in today's media frenzied world. The technology has the capability to bring enormous changes to the way global business is conducted, but how will it affect outdoor advertising?
When Polaris discovered its retail experience fell short, it turned to interactive digital signage to craft a more successful experience for customers of its sports' vehicles.
Customers are commonly frustrated by the sheer number of products available with no real way to compare and contrast them. This is where Digital Signage Today comes in. Digital Signage Today is developing a guide that compares various digital signage software packages. Vendors can get their package featured by taking a survey.
Digital signage for car parking facilities is a relatively untouched goldmine, brimming with the potential to enhance the customer experience, exploit new advertising and revenue generating opportunities and improve car park security.
The FDA recently put its foot down on menu labeling regulations for restaurant chains with 20 or more stores. Although many restaurateurs have dreaded this day, it presents a key opportunity for digital menu board innovation and improving customer experience. It's about transparency.
Digital Signage Today wasn't slowed down by any April showers last month, as the top stories examined key trends such as Coca Cola's entry into the digital signage market.
Each year, the world of digital advertising transforms. The truth is that it's transforming all the time, but taking stock each year is a convenient way to mark milestones and speculate on where the digital signage industry is headed.
It's no secret that an average citizen usually isn't thrilled to visit a government office. Between confusing requirements and long wait times, it can be a frustrating experience. Digital signage, however, can help make government services "great again" by offering information, reducing wait times and recovering the vision.
Many different types of organizations of all sizes are now using digital signage to engage and inform their employees and visitors. Some are using it to great effect, while others don’t see any appreciable improvement in communications. There are many ways to succeed at digital signage. And a few very clear ways to fail.
In the digital signage industry, it's easy to get lost in a sea of various displays, software packages and media players. It can all start to blend together after a while. The key is to analyze the underlying trends.
Restaurants are deploying menu boards in greater numbers to improve customer experience and change content on the fly. However, it can still be a struggle to keep the menu content fresh to meet customer expectations. A panel at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit in Louisville discussed how to mix up the menu.
It's not every day a show comes crashing through a crack in the wall, but Ecco aimed to make that happen with an augmented reality campaign promoting its Scinapse sneaker line. The company teamed up with JCDecaux to deploy an interactive AR game in MTR Central Station in Hong Kong.
Digital signage, online ordering and loyalty apps have all transformed the restaurant vertical in different ways. At a panel entitled, "I'll take digital to go," at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit, three panelists addressed a few key ways digital is transforming restaurant operations.
You've gotten feedback from surveys, a walkthrough audio and so on on your digital signage content. But what do you do with this information? A good idea is to create some longtail campaigns based on the customer's feedback.
Digital menu boards, kiosks, online ordering and loyalty programs are just a few technologies that are making their debut in restaurants. During a panel at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit, panelists discussed how to get your restaurant tech ready.
Thanks to the rise of cloud-based digital signage solutions, you now can add "you can deploy digital signs and information" to McNealy's list of what you can do via the cloud. But should you? What are the pros and cons of on-site vs cloud installations?
Artificial intelligence and automation have been breaking into the restaurant industry for a while now. The most common narrative is that AI will eliminate the need for employees as robots take all the jobs away. People rarely discuss how AI will improve our lives.