Decathlon Capital invests 7 figures into Delphi Display Systems

Decathlon Capital Partners recently delivered a seven figure investment to Delphi Display Systems, a restaurant digital signage solutions provider. The company plans to use this investment to boost product innovation, customer support and sales, according to a press release. Delphi provides and installs digital signage for restaurants.

Subway delivers digital signage to 5,400 European stores

Subway has tapped Cineplex Digital Media to design, deploy, support and operate a network of digital menu boards at the brand's European locations. The DMBs will allow the 5,400 stores to display enterprise-wide and tailor-made content and promotions from a...

Cannabis dispensary Joint Rivers deploys Armagard enclosure for outdoor menu board

Joint Rivers, a cannabis dispensary in the Pacific Northwest, recently partnered with JayMarc A/V to deploy Armagard enclosures with Samsung OH55F screens at its location in Auburn, Washington. The dispensary used this enclosure as an outdoor drive-thru menu board, according...

BioTrackTHC integrates cannabis POS with DataOwl

BioTrackTHC, a cannabis point-of-sale tech provider, has integrated its system with DataOwl's platform for online ordering, CRM and digital menus. Customers can now use BioTrackTHC to provide online ordering, update digital menus based on stock and send behavior-based SMS text...

Sicom inks acquisition of Nextep Systems

Sicom has acquired Nextep Systems, a provider of self-ordering point of sale solutions, digital signage and restaurant management software for managed foodservice, quick service and fast casual restaurants, according to a company press release. Nextep's lineup of self-ordering solutions includes...

FDA now enforcing menu labeling

Originally posted on QSRWeb As of today, restaurant chains with 20 or more stores must be following those long-delayed menu-labeling regulations or face the possibility of penalties. The legislation — one of the last remaining pieces of the 2010 Affordable...

Allure completes menu board optimization pilot

Alure, a Christie company, recently announced the results of its pilot solution for transaction analytics and menu board optimization. The company worked with Pacific Theatres to boost concessions revenue through menu board tactics, according to a press release. Allure broke down the pilot into three testing phases.

Mvix partners with MJ Freeway for cannabis menu boards

Mvix partners with MJ Freeway for cannabis menu boards

Mvix has partnered with MJ Freeway, a seed-to-sale tracking company, to offer POS-integrated menu boards for marijuana dispensaries. These menu boards can automatically update a price or inventory of an item based on POS data, according to a press release....

Jamba Juice chooses Sicom to supply digital signage

Jamba Juice, a fast casual restaurant, has selected Sicom to provide digital displays and indoor digital menu boards. This is part of Jamba Juice's store redesign and growth strategy, according to a press release. Sicom's menu boards offer seamless integration...

Chesapeake Energy Arena upgrades with Adflow digital signage

The Chesapeake Energy Arena, based in Oklahoma City and home to the NBA team Oklahoma Thunder, recently partnered with Adflow Networks, a subsidiary of Daktronics, to upgrade its static signage with digital signage. The company provided a museum display, menu...

Jamba Juice to upgrade with new stores, digital menu boards

Jamba Juice, a smoothie and juice fast casual, has revamped its franchise strategy by actively looking for franchise partners in other states. These partners will deploy the company's revamped design, which will includes digital menu boards and a more modern...

Chicken Charlie's teams up with PixelFlex for LED mobile concession stand

Chicken Charlie's, a fast casual restaurant owned by Charlie Boghosian, recently teamed up with Hitch-Hiker and PixelFlex to upgrade its FryBQ mobile concession stand with an LED video system. PixelFlex provided the company with two FLEXStorm 6-millimeter LED displays built...

Davanni's pizza chain rolls out CMS to all locations

Davanni's, a pizza restaurant chain, has partnered with Agosto Inc. to deploy Skykit, a Chrome-based digital signage content management system.

Long John Silver's to deliver 'drive thru of the future' with outdoor digital signage

Long John Silver's plans to upgrade its drive thrus with outdoor digital menu boards. The QSR partnered with Allure, a division of Christie Digital Systems USA, to upgrade 400 locations with HD video screens, according to a press release. Each...

Sicom launches upgraded restaurant tech solution

Sicom, a provider of end-to-end solutions for quick service and fast casual restaurants, has acquired Posera Ltd.'s FingerPrints point-of-sale system, according to a press release. The FingerPrints POS system was specifically designed for the QSR industry. The divestiture by Posera...

Peerless-AV brings menu boards, kiosks to the zoo

Peerless-AV recently showcased its kiosk and digital signage solutions at the Indianapolis Zoo for the 2017 Annual Association of Zoos and Aquariums Conference from Sept. 11 to 12.

Subway delivers a fresh customer experience with digital menu boards, kiosks

Subway is launching a new 'Fresh Forward' design to transform the customer experience. This design will feature a new color palette, kiosks, menu boards and more, according to a press release. The restaurant will offer self-order kiosks, digital menu boards, Apple and Samsung Pay and a designated pre-order pickup location.

Clearwater Casino hits the jackpot with digital signage

Clearwater Casino Resort in Suquamish, Washington, recently partnered with Alpha Video to deploy the Casinoview module to its Castnet digital signage management system. The module is designed to provide wayfinding features for the casino's digital signage, according to a press...

Coming soon: digital signage at the theater

Metropolitan Theatres Corp, a theater company based on the West Coast, has selected Vision Media to deploy digital signage and other media solutions. Vision Media plans to deploy 113 display across 15 locations by the end of 2017, according to...

Subway adds touchscreen kiosks and mobile app to improve sales

Subway is introducing touchscreen ordering kiosks and a new mobile app in an effort to catch up with competitors like Panera Bread that have credited technology with improving sales, according to Bloomberg. Subway is also testing dedicated pickup areas for...

Sicom Systems inks acquisition of QSR tech provider RTI

Sicom Systems Inc., a provider of menu boards and restaurant POS technology, has acquired RTI, a QSR and fast casual restaurant technology company.

DT Research launches menu boards with FDA labeling

DT Research recently teamed up with Hilton Digital to launch its Digital Menu Board solution that complies with FDA nutritional standards. The solution also enables centralized content management, according to a press release. The FDA has set a deadline of May 5 for all food service businesses to include nutritional information on menus.

McDonald's in Philippines turns up the heat with digital signage

McDonald's has upgraded two of its 500 locations in the Philippines with video walls and displays. The QSR giant selected Cayin Technology to deploy the digital signage, according to a press release. Cayin partnered with Mediacast to deploy the SMP-6000 and SMP-8000 video walls and Professional LFD Displays.

McDonald's looking to create Starbucks experience with kiosks, digital menu boards

McDonald's is looking to upgrade its McCafe espresso machines with the McBarista. This upgrade will feature $12,000 espresso machines, sweets, seasonal coffee flavors, kiosks and digital menu boards, according to a report by Crain's Chicago Business. This is part of McDonald's push to create a better customer experience.

Bojangles' restaurant deploys NCR digital signage

Bojangles', a QSR chain based in the Southeastern U.S., is deploying NCR Vitalcast digital signage menu boards at its locations. Bojangles' will be able to schedule certain menu items to appear on the signage for specific times of the day, according to a press release. Vitalcast is designed to offer high resolution images and videos of products.

DT Research integrates ad management and compliance tools with digital menu boards

DT Research has upgraded its digital menu boards with a Media Wizard for Advertisement Applications to allow restaurants to showcase HD advertisements and promotions on LED digital menus. Restaurants can also use the system to comply with the U.S.

US McDonald's to roll out self-serve kiosks and add mobile ordering

McDonald's is updating U.S. restaurants with self-service kiosk ordering, mobile payments, "smart" menu boards, custom sandwiches and table service, executives said on Thursday, according to Reuters. The company is playing catch up in the technology realm to early adopters such...

Wendy's opens up shop in Brazil with NCR digital signage

The Wendy's Company recently opened its first two locations in Brazil in the city of São Paulo. The restaurant chain teamed up with NCR to provide digital signage and mobile solutions to its new locations, according to a press release....

Moving Tactics lead digital signage installer at Mall of Africa

Moving Tactics lead digital signage installer at Mall of Africa

Moving Tactics, a South African digital signage solutions company, recently installed 87 digital display screens and various systems in 13 retail stores and quick-serve restaurants at the Mall of Africa in Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa, according to a press release...

Stratacache acquires new data, global network operations facility

Stratacache, a provider digital signage, media distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies, has acquired a data center and network operations facility in Dayton, Ohio, according to a company press release. The new facility has 113,000 square feet of raised floor...

Outdoor display guru joins Stratacache

A familiar provider of digital signage for the restaurant industry — Dayton, Ohio-based Stratacache — has named a veteran of the outdoor menu board business to lead the company's display solutions initiatives. Bruno Pupo has been named vice president of...

BrightSign, Mood Media deliver 1st Costa Coffee digital menu boards

BrightSign, Mood Media deliver 1st Costa Coffee digital menu boards

BrightSign LLC, a manufacturer of digital signage media players, and Mood Media, an in-store media provider, announced that they installing the first digital menu boards in more than 50 Costa Coffee stores in Dubai, according to a press release from...

Stratacache inks acquisition of Vertigo QSR digital boards

Digital signage company Stratacache has acquired the Vertigo QSR Outdoor Digital Menu product line from Civiq Smartscapes. The company is using this acquisition to position itself as the leader of integrated digital menu board hardware and software, according to a...

DSA Phototech names new VP of business development

DSA Phototech, a provider of visual presentation solutions, announced the addition of Robert Creasy as vice president of business development with a focus on the restaurant market and entertainment, according to a company press release. Creasy has more than 25...

Global digital signage market to be worth $27.34B by 2022

A Research and Markets report, "Digital Signage Market — Global Forecast to 2022," states that the digital signage market was valued at $16.88 billion in 2015 and is expected to reach $27.34 billion by 2022, at a compound annual growth...

French kiosk company acquires HyperActive Technologies

French kiosk company Acrelec Group has acquired HyperActive Technologies, a supplier of digital displays and other outdoor tools for fast casual and quick service restaurants. Through the acquisition, the Acrelec Group will be able to offer integrated solutions for the...

Support ends for Noventri SF-100 digital signage player

Digital signage technology company Noventri announced that all remaining SF-100 series digital signage players, including the SF-100a and SF-100e, have reached end of life and will no longer be supported by Noventri, according to a company press release. The SF-100...

Updated digital menu boards keep Johnny Rockets rockin'

BrightSign LLC, a manufacturer of digital signage media players, has announced a collaboration with Rockbot to update digital signage networks in the Johnny Rockets chain of American diner-themed hamburger restaurants, according to a company press release. With more than 215...

Webinar registration open: 'How to be FDA Calorie Compliant and Still Create Killer Menu Boards'

Jessica Osborne, senior brand marketing manager of McAlister's Deli, Chuck Gehman, VP of product management, and Bill Gilmore, creative content director, both from WAND Corp., will share how to add calorie counts to a menu and still make it look captivating,

C-store deli concept fuels up on digital menu boards

Menuat has announced a partnership with Daily's Dash, a fast-casual deli and cafe concept owned and located within Daily's Convenience Stores, as the digital menu software provider of choice.

American Dairy Queen Corp puts in an order for digital menu boards

American Dairy Queen Corp puts in an order for digital menu boards

American Dairy Queen Corp. has picked digital signage provider Cineplex Digital Media as the endorsed provider of in-store digital merchandising solutions for the DQ system in the U.S. and Canada, CDM announced.

London risotto ball chain sees 30% sales lift with digital menu boards

London risotto ball chain sees 30% sales lift with digital menu boards

London-based risotto ball specialists the Arancini Brothers recently implemented digital menu boards and have seen a sales boost of 30 percent across the restaurant chain, according to an announcement from Eclipse Digital Media.

Lexmark, better known for printers, joins digital signage fray at NRF16

Global tech provider Lexmark International Inc. is launching its new digital menu board solution this week at the National Retail Federation BIG Show in New York City

New McDonald's digital menu boards making recommendations based on weather

McDonald's is deploying digital signage menu boards that will recommend certain menu options based on the weather at locations across the country.

West Virginia civic center coliseum deploying digital menu boards

The master plan for the Charleston (West Virginia) Civic Center's ongoing renovation calls for digital signage menu boards in the Civic Center Coliseum.

Digital menu boards help drive new Aramark Launch Test Kitchens

Aramark, the food and beverage partner of professional sports teams and convention centers in North America, is giving guests the power to help decide what's on its menus, with a little help from digital signage, at its new 'Launch Test Kitchen.'

DC-area QSR puts digital signage on the menu

DC-area QSR puts digital signage on the menu

Digital signage solutions provider Mvix has partnered with Baja Bistro, a Washington, D.C.-area quick-service restaurant specializing in fresh Mexican and southwestern food, for a digital makeover, the company announced today.

A&W Canada orders up digital menu boards for 850-plus locations

Cineplex Digital Networks recently announced it has been selected by A&W Food Services of Canada Inc. to become the sole provider of digital menu boards for the chain's more than 850 restaurants across Canada. Signage installation has already begun in some locations, the company said.

Digital signage solution integrates with mobile ordering app

Digital signage provider embed signage has launched its solution integration with mobile ordering application Flypay, the company announced.

Children's play park jumps into digital signage

Mvix, a provider of HD digital signage solutions, has partnered with Home Technology Experts, a custom residential and commercial integrator, to provide a complete digital signage solution for children's indoor entertainment park Billy Beez USA LLC, according to a company announcement.

Pizza Hut switching to digital menu boards across Southern Africa

Pizza Hut has partnered with Moving Tactics, a South African digital signage solutions company, to implement digital menu boards within their stores in Africa.

Freebirds World Burrito to debut new design in Dallas

Freebirds World Burrito will open its newest location on Nov. 12 in Lewisville, Texas, in the area known as The Colony at 6225 N. Josey Lane. The new restaurant will feature design updates that will be incorporated in all future Freebirds locations.

NHL's Minnesota Wild drop the puck on stadium digital signage

In an effort to enhance the game-day experience for fans of the NHL's Minnesota Wild, Toshiba America Business Solutions implemented its Ellumina digital signage line throughout the team's 18,000-seat Xcel Energy Center home, featuring more than 500 HD digital signage displays.

Panasonic showcasing digital signage, back-office software for QSRs at FSTEC '15

Panasonic, a provider of foodservice technology solutions, will showcase its digital signage solutions for the quick-service restaurant industry, as well as its new back-office software, at FSTEC, Sept. 27-29 in Washington, D.C.

Fast casual Stonefire Grill orders up digital menu boards

Fast casual Stonefire Grill orders up digital menu boards

Fast casual eatery Stonefire Grill has opened its eighth location, in Lakewood, California, featuring digital menu boards from Wand Corp., according to an announcement from the digital signage provider.

New fast casual burger joint integrates digital signage, kiosks

This new fast casual restaurant plans to attract millennials with a casual environment combined with modern tech including a kiosk and digital signage.

Florida digital menu board firm expands footprint

Florida-based Menuat announced that it has expanded its business operations internationally effective in August. Menuat said it has added Riverside Cafe and Catering in Whistler, B.C., Canada, to its list of digital signage menu board clients.

Brazilian QSR chain Bob's puts digital signage on the menu

Brazilian digital signage integrator Digital News TV has announced its use of digital signage software for the deployment and growth of quick-service restaurant chain Bob's, one of the three largest QSR operations in Brazil, according to an announcement from software provider BroadSign.

Wisconsin ice cream shops scoop up digital signage

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.

Xtreme Outdoor Digital Menu Boards achieve US, Canadian safety certifications

Audio-visual and digital signage solutions provider Peerless-AV announced that its Xtreme Outdoor Digital Menu Boards have received UL48 and CAN/CSA C22.2 certifications, which Peerless-AV said makes the company the 'first U.S. outdoor digital menu board manufacturer to attain both certifications.'

McDonald's rolls out 'Create Your Taste' self-service kiosks

Now, select McDonald's customers will be able to create their own burgers with McDonald's new "Create Your Taste" self-service kiosks.

Idaho school district promotes healthier habits with digital menu boards

Idaho's Marsing Joint School District has implemented a multicampus digital menu board program aimed at getting students interested in their eating habits across the district, powered by Mvix, according to an announcement from the digital signage provider.

Vancouver International Airport pizzeria now flying digital menu boards

Vancouver International Airport pizzeria now flying digital menu boards

Digital menu boards and digital signage total solution provider Kuusoft Corp. announced the deployment of its NexSigns digital menu boards and digital signage software for Famous Famiglia Pizzeria at Vancouver International Airport.

BrightSign, WAND partner for turnkey digital menu board solutions

Digital signage media player provider BrightSign LLC and restaurant technology provider WAND Corp. have announced a partnership to deliver new jointly developed capabilities, as the adoption of digital menu boards accelerates amid industry recognition of revenue improvements and operational efficiency gains, the companies said in a joint statement.

Dash In Food Stores dashing out digital signage

Dash In Food Stores dashing out digital signage

Dash In Food Stores in Virginia, Maryland and Delaware are planning to launch ADFLOW Networks' digital signage across dozens of stores, throughout 2015-2016, ADFLOW announced on its blog.

McDonald's USA making its digital menu board play

AT&T collaborating with digital signage solution provider STRATACACHE and digital signage display provider LG Electronics to provide a completely integrated digital menu board solution for McDonald's USA.

Big Brand Tire & Service intros new store model with kiosks, digital signage

Big Brand Tire & Service, Southern California provider of tires and automotive services, announced the grand opening of its newest store, featuring kiosks and digital signage, in Goleta, California.

StubHub Center in LA deploys smart digital menu boards

StubHub Center in LA deploys smart digital menu boards

Digital signage technology runs cloud-based menu boards for concessionaries and tenants to deliver memorable match day experiences for fans.

UK pub and restaurant puts digital signage on the menu to tackle new EU allergy information laws

Independent pub and restaurant The Sir Roger Tichborne in Loxwood, U.K., has taken the initiative ahead of the new food allergy information law changes by putting digital signage on the menu, according to an announcement from Eclipse Digital Media.

Peerless-AV intros SmartMount digital menu board ceiling mounts

Mounts intended to be ideal for use in quick-service restaurants, transportation, convention centers and retail locations, company says.

UK defense contractor deploys digital menu boards in on-post dining facilities

UK defense contractor deploys digital menu boards in on-post dining facilities

Signagelive SoC digital signage software ensures compliance with current pay-as-you-dine services implemented in the armed forces.

Panasonic testing integrated drive-thru digital menu board solution

Panasonic recently unveiled its new fully-integrated drive-thru digital signage menu board solution featuring proprietary displays designed to weather the elements and eliminate the need for enclosures.

UAE Cinnabon franchisee deploys WAND digital menu boards

UAE Cinnabon franchisee deploys WAND digital menu boards

Focus Brands International franchisee Cravia has deployed digital menu boards in its new Cinnabon location in Dubai. The boards include WAND Digital software to optimize in-store marketing.

Vending kiosk micromarkets get a taste of digital menu boards

Automated food-service merchandiser Sheehan Brothers Vending has picked Mvix digital signage menu boards for its new Micromarkets (a.k.a. Contemporary Cafes) service, according to an announcement from Mvix.

Midwestern movie theater chain ordering up digital menu boards

Wehrenberg Theatres will be installing and employing digital signage software and managed services from Cinema Scene Marketing in each theater's upcoming conversion to digital menu boards, according to an announcement today from Cinema Scene.

Ben and Jerry's digging into digital signage down under

Ice cream and sorbet chain Ben & Jerry’s has selected Task Retail Technology and its xchangemedia multiplatform and digital design technology for its national multimedia project and digital signage rollout in Australia, according to an announcement from the companies.

600th Bojangles' cooking with digital menu boards

Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits recently opened its 600th location, and the milestone restaurant is the first in the chain to deploy digital menu boards from technology provider WAND Corp., according to an announcement from WAND.

University of Alabama recruits protective enclosures for football stadium digital signage

Media Vision and Protective Enclosures Company will be providing 240 The Display Shield weatherproof digital signage enclosures for the University of Alabama to be placed throughout the university's Bryant-Denny Stadium, according to an announcement from PEC. The Display Shield models...

Wand Corp. launches new marketing software features

Wand Corp. has launched two new features to help users better customize in-store marketing and sales efforts.

Slim Chickens selects Delphi’s technology platform

Delphi Display Systems Inc. announced that Slim Chickens has installed Delphi’s Insight technology platform for its newest store opening in Fayetteville, Ark.

Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip expands new kiosk concept

Shoppers at the Galleria Dallas can now get a double dose of their favorite sweets with today’s opening of its second Nestlé Toll House Café by Chip. A grand opening celebration will be held June 7, from 10 a.m.

Healthy fast food chain develops a taste for FASTSIGNS digital signage

Pennsylvania-based healthy fast food restaurant Bryn & Danes, with two locations open and a third on the way, has deployed ViewSonic digital signage from FASTSIGNS to its open locations and is planning a video wall digital menu board for its...

Inaugural Tortilla Ranch fast casual restaurant opens with digital menu boards

Next Digital Signage Solutions, a division of Cinema Scene Marketing, recently announced the completion of its first digital menu board installation with Tortilla Ranch Mexican Grill, which is scheduled to open today in Overland Park, Kansas. "NextDSS has a proven...

BrightSign, Dinerware to showcase digital menu board/POS integration at NRA '14

Digital signage media player provider BrightSign LLC announced today it will showcase its recent advances in digital menu board content creation and updates at this year's National Restaurant Association Show, highlighted by its partnership with restaurant point of sale provider...

QSR digital menu board provider joins Amazon Web Services Partner Network

Cloud-based digital signage solution provider digbil has become a member of the Amazon Web Services Partner Network as a Standard Technology Partner, the company announced. APN is a global program offering solution providers technical guidance as well as sales and...

Noventri launches Web-based interface for digital signage automation

U.S. digital signage technology company Noventri has launched Noventri Commander Online, a Web-based interface for managing content on Noventri Menu Boards, Reader Boards and Door Cards, and Corporate Communications Displays. Noventri Commander Online was developed to be an easy-to-use, online...

Two Chicago fast casuals install digital menu boards

Market Thyme and Market Creations, two fast casuals based in Chicago, have completed digital upgrade projects that included an installation of dynamic digital menu boards across all locations, according to a company press release. As one of the fastest growing...

Delphi pilots digital menu system

Delphi Display Systems Inc. has announced that multiple national restaurant brands will be piloting its Insight Engage Indoor Digital Menu System in locations around the country. Delphi's Insight Engage software platform allows restaurant operators to drive sales via an adaptive...

Delphi unveils outdoor digital menu system

Delphi Display Systems Inc. has released a new outdoor digital menu system that will integrate with Delphi's indoor digital menu system via Delphi's Engage software.

AOPEN intros nTAKE to ease digital menu board deployments

Addressing the problems of purchasing separate components and challenging IT to figure out how to make it work together, AOPEN today announced nTAKE, a complete digital menu board solution. The nTAKE solutions has with the ability to connect up to...

KFC South Africa grows digital menu network to 5,000 screens

KFC's South Africa system, in partnership with One Digital Media, is on track to complete one of the largest digital menu board networks in the world, according to a news release. There are currently more than 5,000 DMBs in the...

SmartAVI releases new digital menu solution

SmartAVI, a provider of audio/visual signal management solutions, introduced the DigiMenu-Pro, an all-in-one menu solution targeted at restaurants, cafes and other foodservice venues. According to a release, the plug-and-play product features a small hardware box with an HDMI output and...

Signagelive showcasing plug-and-play DMB app at innovation expo

Signagelive, a global technology company that specializes in developing cloud-based digital signage solutions, is presenting its plug-and-play digital menu board application at the Takeaway Innovation Expo Nov. 28-29 in London. According to a company news release, the application was developed...

Famous Wok stirs up digital menu boards

The Famous Wok family of restaurants is set to begin rolling out digital signage menu boards from E Display Inc. to its locations across the U.S.

Eclipse showcasing digital signage and menu boards at Takeaway Innovations Expo 2013

U.K.-based digital signage and digital menu board provider Eclipse Digital Media will exhibit at the Takeaway Innovations Expo 2013 at the Olympia London on Nov. 28 and 29, according to a company announcement. The Expo is designed to give casual...

Denny's orders up digital menu board grand slam for Fresh Express and AllNighter concepts

The Denny's Corp. has ordered up a serving of digital menu boards for its Denny's Fresh Express concept at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, according to an announcement from marketing technologies solutions provider Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. Wireless Ronin said it has established a relationship with Denny's Corp.

NEXTEP touchscreen drive-thrus hit location milestone

NEXTEP SYSTEMS announced that its touchscreen drive thru-kiosk, dubbed by the company as "The World's Fastest Drive Thru," has been deployed to 100 quick-service restaurant locations. The kiosks were designed specifically for QSRs to speed production and reduce communication errors...

C-store chain fuels up on digital signage

Origin Display Group Inc., a supplier of indoor, outdoor and digital menu boards, has completed the design and integration of the company's Origin Elite menu board system, powered by SmarterSign, for Popingo's Convenience Stores, according to a company announcement. The...

Better burger chain bites on digital menu boards in Dubai

A MOOYAH burger chain franchise in Dubai has rolled out digital menu boards from Wireless Ronin Technologies, according to a company press release. The installation was completed for the Ibn Battuta Mall location, one of four new country launches planned for the better burger chain in the Middle East before year's end.

Registration now open for free webinar on digital menu boards

Restaurants everywhere are converting their menu boards from static to digital with LCD displays. Whether it's the local coffee shop or the latest restaurant concept, digital menu boards are becoming a staple for the modern restaurant.

Long Island performing arts theater raises curtain on digital signage

The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts in Long Island, N.Y., has installed the Origin Express digital menu board solution from Origin Display Group Inc., a supplier of indoor, outdoor and digital menu boards, according to an announcement from Origin...

DSMenu platform breaks into US market

DSMenu, a cloud-based application that allows restaurant operators to manage their digital menu boards online, is breaking into the U.S. market.

Press Coffee brews up digital menu boards

Press Coffee Food & Wine, located in Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, is using the Audience software platform from Capital Networks to manage content on digital menu boards throughout the facility, according to an announcement from Capital Networks. Located in...

Texas Lutheran University ordering up digital menu boards for new student center

Texas Lutheran University is preparing to unveil digital menu boards for its WOW Café and Sandella's Flatbread Café dining area tenants at the newly renovated Alumni Student Center, according to an announcement from display provider Origin Display Group Inc. Origin,...

Cinema chain raises the curtain on digital menu boards

Movie theater chain Carmike Cinemas Inc. and in-theater digital signage solution provider Cinema Scene Marketing announced today the launch of the initial phase of Carmike's chainwide conversion to digital menu boards. "Carmike is committed to providing the ultimate moviegoing experience,"...

Fun Fore All family fun center picks Mvix digital signage

Fun Fore All, a family entertainment center just outside of Pittsburgh, has installed digital signage and digital menu board system from Mvix across its complex, according to a release from Mvix. Fun Fore All is a year-round recreational park for families with kids of all ages.

Master Wok dishes up Origin Displays digital menu boards

Origin Display Group Inc., a supplier of indoor, outdoor and digital menu board solutions, announced today that the company will install Master Wok's first digital menu board solution at Quaker Bridge Mall in Lawrenceville, N.J. In addition to the digital...

Baskin-Robbins redesign features digital signage menu boards

Baskin-Robbins is introducing a new restaurant design that showcases the brand's legacy with a modern twist that includes digital signage menu boards. The updated store image will be introduced throughout the next several months and includes digital menu boards, new...

GoGo Cast launches new digital signage offering

GoGo Cast Inc., a global provider of dynamic content and digital merchandising in the place-based digital out-of-home space, announced today that it has launched the new Equipment Sales Program offering aimed at making affordable digital signage solutions for a variety...

WAND intros NUC-based Mini digital signage player

Restaurant technology provider WAND Corp. has introduced the new WAND Mini, a small form-factor media player powered by Intel NUC Technology, to support its line of digital signage solutions. "We're very excited to support WAND Digital with the new WAND Mini," said Chad Hirman, director of product management at WAND.

Home Run Inn pizzerias take a swing at digital menu boards

Origin Display Group Inc., a supplier of indoor, outdoor and digital menu boards, has begun the rollout of digital menu boards for all nine of Home Run Inn's Chicago-area pizzerias, according to a company announcement. Thus far, Origin Elite, powered...

Dunkin' Donuts deploys NCR digital signage menu boards

NCR Corp. announced today that Dunkin' Donuts has deployed a high-definition NCR Vitalcast digital signage menu board solution at locations across the U.S. Dunkin' Donuts will leverage the solution to bring its food and beverages to life with animations and messaging similar to the brand's advertising campaigns, the company said.

Texas Dairy Queen franchisee credits digital menu boards for record sales

In its first month of business, the new Euless, Texas, Dairy Queen restaurant broke nearly every sales record in franchise and corporate history, including the record for most sales on opening day, the record for most sales on any day,...

NHL's Canucks put Harris Broadcast digital signage between the pipes

Canucks Sports and Entertainment, owner of professional hockey franchise the Vancouver Canucks, has been seeing sterling results from its deployment of an extensive sports video digital signage network throughout the team's home venue, according to an announcement today from Harris....

Fasta Pasta deploys digital menu boards in new mall location

Australian quick-service restaurant chain Fasta Pasta has deployed digital menu boards from digital signage provider Just Digital Signage at its newest location in the Rundle Place shopping mall in Adelaide, according to Fasta Pasta's new restaurant in the mall...

NY hospital cafe chain deploying digital menu boards

Origin Display Group Inc., a supplier of indoor, outdoor and digital menu boards, recently announced the completion of their first digital menu board installation for the Grand Cafe at the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in New York. Origin Elite, powered by SmarterSign,...

BrightSign showcasing all-in-one XD Smart Menu Board solution at European Sign Expo

BrightSign LLC, a provider of solid-state digital signage media players, announced it is launching the BrightSign XD Smart Menu Board, an all-in-one, integrated digital menu board solution for quick-service outlets, coffee shops and restaurants. The BrightSign XD Smart Menu Board...

BrightSign powers digital menu boards for Argo Tea

BrightSign LLC, a provider of solid-state digital signage players, recently announced that Argo Tea, a Chicago-based chain of specialty tea cafés, has installed a total of 78 BrightSign network-enabled digital signage players to deliver high-definition menu boards at the company's...

Viewsonic showcasing interactive digital menu board solutions at NRA show

At this year's National Restaurant Association Show, digital signage solutions provider ViewSonic Corp., in collaboration with Popstar Networks, Shuttle Computer and Premier Mounts, will showcase an extensive lineup of electronic menu board displays and supporting solutions for the restaurant industry,...

Design co offers batch digital signage and kiosk solutions for food services

Iowa-based interactive design company QA Graphics has introduced a new product line, Batch Solutions, a collection of digital signage applications including Batch Digital Menu Boards and Batch Nutritional Kiosks for the restaurant, food service and hospitality industries. QA Graphics said...

Family-owned deli and catering company deploys digital menu boards

Covina, California's Capri Deli, a nearly 60-year-old family-owned deli and catering company, has deployed digital menu boards from MEDIAPRO Inc., a provider of animated digital menu boards and retail digital signage. MEDIAPRO Director of Marketing Ben Wheeler said, "the process...

Restaurant-specific turnkey digital signage solution now available

Shuttle Computer Group and ViewSonic have partnered to create an easy way for restaurant owners to implement digital signage, according to a company press release The solution, Digital Signage-Made Easy, includes turnkey hardware, software and content services, so owners can...

Dairy Queen serving up digital menu boards

Minneapolis-based American Dairy Queen Corp. has named Dayton, Ohio-based digital signage solution provider STRATACACHE as an approved feature panel/digital menu board software provider, according to an announcement today from STRATACACHE. To spice up Dairy Queen static menu boards, STRATACACHE's ActiVia...

Cali Mexican-American restaurant tunes in to animated digital menu boards

Peter's El Loco, a California quick service restaurant, has replaced its old-school plastic menu boards with animated dynamic digital signage menu boards from MEDIAPRO. MEDIAPRO Marketing Director Ben Wheeler said that Peter Arellano, the owner and namesake of the 42-year-old...

Wireless Ronin reports Q1 revenue drop

Wireless Ronin Technologies, a digital marketing technologies solution provider, has reported reduced revenue for the first quarter of 2013. The company said the decrease to $1.4 million, compared to $1.8 in the same quarter a year ago, was largely caused...

Mama Fu's woos with digital menu boards

Mama Fu's Asian House is launching Digital DNA menu boards to promote new menu items and brand innovations without cluttering the brand's contemporary redesign, said CEO Randy Murphy, who wanted to implement a digital menu that aligns with the brand's...

MEDIAPRO deploying animated digital menu boards in restaurants

Covina Burger, a California-based QSR restaurant company, has ditched its plastic backlit menu boards in favor of dynamic digital signage menu boards from MEDIAPRO. The developer of animated digital signage and digital menu boards is also located in Covina. "We...

Dunkin' Donuts orders up digital menu boards as part of in-store experience initiative

During Dunkin' Brands' Investor Day, today in Boston, John Costello, president of global marketing and innovation, discussed some of the ways Dunkin' Donuts U.S. is enhancing the in-store experience for customers.

BrightSign to unveil turnkey menu board solution

BrightSign, a provider of digital signage, is launching an all-in-one, integrated digital menu board solution, called BrightSign XD Smart Menu Board. Quick-serve, drive-through and other restaurants are aggressively migrating to digital menu systems, although many proprietors are deterred by technical...

Origin Displays grows in tandem with Long Island drive-thru supermarket chain

The last two years have been busy for The Barn, a chain of drive-thru supermarkets on Long Island, N.Y. And as the family-owned chain has grown through acquisitions, Origin Display Group has grown right alongside it, according to a release...

Origin Display enhances 'Elite' digital signage solution

Origin Display Group Inc., a supplier of indoor, outdoor and digital menu boards, has announced enhancements to its "Origin Elite" digital signage solution that are intended to make it more user-friendly. Changes include: A cleaner user interface: Overall system navigation...

Supermarket chain taps Ping HD digital signage to improve shopping experience

When the Philadelphia-based supermarket chain The Fresh Grocer opened its first New Jersey store, near the campus of Rutgers University, it wanted to upgrade the shopping experience while retaining the "fresh, marketplace" appearance of its other stores. The company asked...

QA Graphics reaches out to health care industry with digital menu boards

QA Graphics is reaching beyond the restaurant industry to offer its digital menu board design services to hospitals and health care facilities. Digital menu boards are an important solution for health care facilities, the Iowa-based interactive design company said in...

Mvix digital signage software to manage franchise brand consistency

Digital signage systems provider Mvix has launched BrandSignage, a cloud-based software aimed at franchise-leveraged businesses seeking brand consistency across their franchise network. "This product is a result of months of market research, client demos and trials," Mvix spokesman Ross McClymonds...

Wireless Ronin partners with Delphi for QSR, gas pump digital signage

Marketing technologies solutions provider Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. and outdoor, LCD-based digital signage display systems manufacturer Delphi Display Systems Inc.

DSA to hold digital signage/self-service/mobile symposium in Dallas

The Digital Screenmedia Association has announced that it will produce a Digital Screenmedia Symposium May 9 and 10 at the Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center in Grapevine, Texas. Topics to be addressed include: Staying ahead of the consumer Omnichannel...

STRATACACHE digital signage at ISA Expo for first time

Dayton, Ohio-based STRATACACHE, a provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies is showcasing its wares this week at the ISA International Sign Expo in Las Vegas. STRATACACHE will be featuring its latest customer interactive...

Michigan school district deploys digital signs, menu boards

Digital signage systems provider Mvix has announced a partnership with the Fremont (Mich.) School District to deploy digital signage and digital menu board systems at the district's new facilities. The company said partnerships with school districts seeking innovative ways to...

STRATACACHE hits 50k digital menu board milestone

Dayton, Ohio-based STRATACACHE, a provider of scalable digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies, recently announced the milestone installation of its 50,000th digital menu board within the quick-service restaurant industry. Five leading North American restaurants now power their...

Villanova U deploys digital menu boards, self-order touchscreens

Marketing technologies solutions provider Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. was selected by Villanova University to outfit the Nova Café, its recently renovated on-campus eatery with interactive touchscreen self-service order systems and digital menu boards, according to an announcement from Wireless Ronin....

Boston U. orders up digital menu boards

Marketing technologies solutions provider Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. announced it has installed a fully automated digital menu board system at Boston University's new main dining facility, Fresh Food Company at Marciano Commons, which sits at the center of the new...

Digital menu boards updating with Excel

U.K.-based Eclipse Digital Media has launched a new digital menu board solution that can be updated using an Excel spreadsheet called EMBED, according to a company announcement. The EMBED menu board solution is powered by ONELAN digital signage media players...

DSE13: Lyle Bunn to release how-to guide for digital signage in food service

Coinciding with the first day of Digital Signage Expo 2013 in Las Vegas, digital place-based media industry analyst, advisor and educator Lyle Bunn will release a comprehensive "how-to" guide for dynamic signage use in food services. Bunn said the guide...

DSE13: Black Box, Eclipse, ONELAN showcasing digital menu boards

Digital signage integrator Black Box Network Services will be showcasing digital menu boards at Digital Signage Expo 2013 using ONELAN digital signage media players to showcase menu board content developed by Eclipse Digital Media, according to an announcement from Eclipse....

Planet Pizza lands on digital menu boards

Planet Pizza, a 20-year-old, family-owned, 11-unit chain, has begun the installation of Mvix Digital Menu Board and Signage systems. The boards will be installed throughout the chain, which has a presence in New York and Connecticut. According to a news...

Magnetic 3D showcasing solutions, 3D digital menu boards at NRF BIG Show

Autostereoscopic, "glasses-free" 3D digital signage solutions provider Magnetic 3D is showcasing its solutions in the Avnet booth at this year's National Retail Federation Convention and Expo, Retail's BIG Show, this week in New York City. Magnetic 3D said it will...

PNC Arena banks on digital signage from NCR

Raleigh, N.C.'s PNC Arena has deployed a turnkey NCR Vitalcast digital signage solution, according to an announcement from NCR Corp. The deployment included 160 LCD displays and professional design services. PNC Arena will leverage the digital signage solution to deliver...

Burgerville QSR chain adds digital menu boards, digital signage

Marketing technologies solutions provider Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. has deployed a digital signage marketing solution for Burgerville, a quick-service restaurant chain with 39 locations in the Pacific Northwest, providing digital menu boards, a promotional display, community brand wall and content...

NCR Vitalcast deployed at Indy sports coliseum

NCR Corporation announced that the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Ind., has implemented an NCR Vitalcast digital menuboard solution that includes more than 50 LCD displays and professional design services. The Memorial Coliseum will use the new...

Carl's Jr. in Mexico goes Swiss for digital menu boards

Junior Foods, which operates the Carl's Jr. quick-service restaurant franchises in Mexico, has opted for the QL Digital Signage platform from Switzerland-based Navori Digital Signage to power the chain's digital menu board and advertisement screens, according to an announcement from Navori.

Excalibur in Vegas deploys digital signage menu boards in food court

The Excalibur Hotel and Casino food court recently re-opened after completing an extensive remodel, including extensive digital signage menu boards from WAND Corp., according to an announcement from WAND. The seventh-largest hotel in the world, the Excalibur food court hosts...

King Subz chowing down on digital menu boards

Mirada Media recently announced the deployment of a three-screen digital menu board and dining area digital signage promotional board for Montreal quick-service restaurant KingSubz. King Subz gives its patrons the ability to dream up their own custom sandwich creations with...

CETW12: Magnetic 3D showcasing 3D digital menu boards with Dynasign

Magnetic 3D is showcasing its latest advancements in 3D digital signage technology aimed at a variety of markets and potential applications at this week's Customer Engagement Technology World in New York City, according to a company announcement. Magnetic 3D is...

Static menu board company jumps on the digital menu board train

Minneapolis-based Kiwi Design, which has been a provider of magnetic menu boards since the 1990's, has announced that is has launched a Web-based digital signage solution to keep up with new in-store media demands while utilizing a new platform for...

DST to host webinar on driving revenue with digital menu boards is hosting a free webinar, "Driving Sales Revenue with Digital Menu Boards," with digital signage software provider Omnivex Corp. that looks at improving revenue generation with sales uplift and advertising, and reducing costs by moving away from existing print...

Digital menu boards make splash at Hawaiian BBQ

L&L Hawaiian Barbecue in Aurora, Colo., is immersing customers in the Aloha spirit with scenic views of Hawaii via Ping HD's Digital Menu Board system. The Asian and American fusion chain worked with Ping to design an attractive and engaging...

Digital menu boards go 'Shoeless' in sports grill

Growing "sports grill restaurant" chain Shoeless Joe's has opted for interactive touchscreen menu boards as a way of enticing sport fans, implementing the screens into their flagship restaurant in Toronto and looking to deploy to more sites, according to an...

WAND spices up Salsarita's with digital menu boards

Fast casual restaurant chain Salsarita's Fresh Cantina has picked WAND Corp. as the exclusive supplier of digital menu boards for its restaurants, according to an announcement from WAND.

MMD adds to Philips digital menu board lineup

MMD, the exclusive licensee for Philips Commercial Signage and Philips Monitors Worldwide, announced today a new addition to its digital menu board series, the 47-inch BDL4771V. The Philips 47-inch BDL4771V is part of an expanded line of commercial-grade displays built...

Digital menu boards sneak into Sneaky Pete's

Highlands Digital Media is providing a digital menu board solution to quick-service restaurant chain Sneaky Pete's newest franchise in Margaret, Ala., according to a company press release. "We are very excited to partner with the franchise operator, Rusty Creel, Sneaky...

Ping HD rescues digital menu boards for fast casual chain coolgreens

Ping HD, a Denver-based provider of digital menu board and digital signage solutions for the quick-service restaurant and retail industries, recently announced it has joined with growing fast casual chain coolgreens as the restaurant's preferred digital menu board solution partner....

STRATACACHE offers a taste of the 'Digital Menu Board Experience'

STRATACACHE today announced the launch of its "Digital Menu Board Experience Center" at its Dayton, Ohio, headquarters. The DMB Experience Center covers 8,000 square feet and features more than 20 different current and future digital menu board, or DMB, systems....

WaWa c-stores driving digital signage to Florida

The WaWa chain of convenience retail stores is heading for the Sunshine State, and digital signage is helping to pave the way. According to an announcement from New York City-based CBX, the first of the Wawa, Pa.-based fuel and convenience...

Epicure making digital menu boards healthy in health care

Epicure Digital Systems, a provider of digital menu boards, earlier this month showed its Epicure Digital NutriLive nutritional menu labeling system for digital menu boards at The Association for Healthcare Foodservice annual conference in Miami. "There is a powerful trend...

Delphi introduces new order confirmation system

Delphi Display Systems Inc. has introduced its latest model Order Confirmation display technology, called Endura, for improving order accuracy and speed-of-service at quick-service restaurant drive-thrus. Endura features a 15-inch LCD with a proprietary LED backlight system that is designed to...

Ben & Jerry's Japan store first in system to deploy digital signage

Scala Inc. announced that its software is powering the digital menu boards and a live "Twitter Ticker" at Ben & Jerry's recently opened flagship store in Tokyo. The Scala-based digital signage adds a contemporary tech café feel to the brand's...

QA Graphics expands design services for digital menu boards

QA Graphics, an Iowa based interactive design company, announced it is expanding its digital signage capabilities to assist restaurants with their digital menu board design needs. After exhibiting at the National Restaurant Association Show 2012, QA Graphics said it is...

STRATACACHE to showcase digital menu boards at NRA show

STRATACACHE, a provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies, is set to exhibit May 5-8 at the National Restaurant Association Show in booth #7251 at Chicago's McCormick Place. Serving up an engaging dining experience,...

Nutrition information display kiosks to show up at NRA show

QA Graphics, an Iowa-based interactive design firm, announced today that the company will demonstrate its nutrition information kiosk solution at the National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago in May. The company said it develops interactive nutrition information kiosks to help...

AOpen powering digital menu boards in Moscow Wendy's

AOpen Inc. recently announced that its digital signage media players are powering digital menu boards and entertainment signage in Moscow Wendy's restaurants. In June 2011, Wendy's celebrated the opening of its flagship restaurant located in Moscow's historic Arbat District, and...

Venezuelan burger shop adds digital menu boards

Willy's Burgers, a quick service food restaurant located in Caracas, Venezuela, has deployed digital menu boards designed and installed by Screen Media Group, an interactive agency that offers digital signage solutions, menu boards, corporate billboards and touchscreen services, according to...

Ice cream shop using iPad kiosks

Twistee Treat, a QSR chain with 35 locations in Missouri and Florida, has deployed Revel Systems' point-of-sale iPad kiosk system throughout its Florida locations. "I suspected there would be a learning curve with the iPad station, but users just walked...

FreshBerry serving up Digital Menu Me digital menu boards

San Francisco-based Digital Menu Me, a provider of cloud-based digital signage, has announced the systemwide deployment of cloud-based digital menu boards into FreshBerry Frozen Yogurt Café franchises. Part of Beautiful Brands International, FreshBerry will work with Digital Menu Me to...

Noventri launches digital menu board operation center

Maryland-based provider Noventri has launched QSR-Net, a compilation of the company's on-site Network Operation Center, the QSR-Net team, 24/7 phone support, network-wide monitoring and software updates, all specifically geared toward the quick-service restaurant market. The objective behind the new service...

Texas McDonald's deploys digital signage nutrition info kiosk

Iowa-based creative design company QA Graphics recently announced the completion of an interactive digital signage nutritional kiosk for Jonathan Chan, owner and operator of a McDonald's franchise in Richardson, Texas. The nutritional kiosk allows customers to review the restaurant's menu...

SmartAVI serves up SignWall digital menu board solution

SmartAVI Inc., a provider of digital signage and video/audio/control signal distribution and switching over UTP/STP and fiber optic cable, today announced the release of its American-made SignWall menu board solution to complement its full line of digital signage solutions. Designed...

Kansas soccer park gets a kick out of digital signage

The Overland Park Soccer Complex in Lenexa, Kan., is using five digital signs under the control of the Keywest Technology MediaZone system to keep visitors informed about where to go and the treats available to keep them refreshed, according to...

Dunkin' Donuts updates look with interactive digital menu boards

According to, Dunkin' Donuts recently opened its 500th Chicago location, and the milestone restaurant features a new design, with both interactive digital menu boards and retro-themed, comfortable seating options. The latest Dunkin' Donuts includes free Wi-Fi and new electronic,...

Digital menu boards on roll at u-sushi concept in Beverly Hills

According to a recent announcement from Revel Systems, u-sushi Founder Jeremy Umland has opted to outfit his new sushi fast casual concept in Beverly Hills with Revel Systems Enterprise iPad POS systems and digital menu boards by Digital Menu Me...

Keyser Retail Solutions launches new QSR drive-thru signage

Keyser Retail Solutions (KRS), has launched the Impulse Zone Mini Duo and Mini Trio, two new drive-thru signage products specifically created for the quick-service restaurant market. The products are designed to increase incremental impulse purchases at the point of order...

Smashburger waves WAND at exclusive digital menu boards deal

WAND Corp., a provider of digital menu board solutions for the foodservice industry, recently announced that it has been chosen by Smashburger Inc. to be the chain's exclusive provider of digital menu boards. "Smashburger chose WAND because of their extensive...

Webinar: NEC, Digital Signage Today hosting 'Creating a Memorable Drive-Thru Experience with Digital Signage'

NEC Display Solutions of America Inc. and are hosting a live webinar event, "Creating a Memorable Drive-Thru Experience with Digital Signage," on Thursday, Dec.

Verizon Center QSRs equipped with digital menu boards

The restaurant brands at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., have been equipped with Noventri digital menu boards. The boards are in place at Papa John's and Dunkin' Donuts, as well as Hard Times Café and Greene Turtle. Noventri worked...

Wireless Ronin and Keyser Industries roll out QSR digital signage solution

Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. has teamed up with Keyser Retail Solutions to provide marketing strategies and technology solutions to the quick-service restaurant industry. The joint marketing agreement allows the companies to leverage their proprietary processes and technologies to create custom...

Louisiana cafe chain rolling out digital signage, mobile ordering

The newest Jazzman's Café & Bakery will open with the restaurant chain's first drive-thru and will also feature digital menu boards and mobile ordering. The chain's newest location will open Oct. 1 at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, La., outside...

Aladdin Food now rubbing the digital menu board lamp

Aladdin Food Management Services LLC, a provider of contract-based food services, announced today that it has initiated installation of Mvix digital signage systems in many of its campus cafeteria and retail food service operations. Mvix signage systems are being used...

Delphi earns quality management re-certification

Delphi Display Systems Inc., a provider of quick-service restaurant drive-thru performance optimization products, has been re-certified in accordance with ISO 9001:2008. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is the most widely accepted international standard for quality management systems. Certification to...

ZetaDisplay signs digital signage deal with Finnish café chain

Malmö, Sweden-headquartered ZetaDisplay announced today that it has signed a cooperative agreement to deliver ZetaDisplay's media platform for digital signage to the Arnolds Bakery & Coffee Shop café chain in Finland. The 35 Arnolds Coffee Shops are one of Finland's...

SF 49ers tackle digital menu boards

As the new NFL season is about to begin, signagelive partner Ping HD has just converted 20 concession stands to digital menu boards at the historic Candlestick Park, home of the San Francisco 49ers, according to an announcement from signagelive. The recent preseason game on Aug.

75-year-old theater chain deploying NEC digital signage displays, digital projectors

NEC Display Solutions of America announced today that the 75-year-old Marcus Theatres theater chain will be deploying NEC large-screen digital signage displays throughout the chain's lobbies and concession areas — in addition to selecting NEC projectors to make a full-scale...

Cosi gets cozy with WAND digital menu boards

After an extensive six-month competitive testing process, Cosi Inc. has selected WAND Corp.

NCR adds Texas Digital to digital signage portfolio

Radiant Systems Inc., itself recently acquired by NCR Corp., announced today that it has acquired Texas Digital Systems Inc., provider of order confirmation displays and digital signage solutions. Texas Digital's solutions enable businesses to improve order accuracy, increase speed of...

BrightSign solid-state media players power DIY digital MenuBoardsToGo

BrightSign announced today that OSM Solutions has launched a new line of do-it-yourself digital menu board systems featuring BrightSign network-enabled HD210 digital signage players. Available online at, the turnkey systems are shipped pre-configured and loaded with the customer's content...

Delphi becomes largest provider of QSR drive-thru technology

Delphi Display Systems Inc., a provider of quick-service restaurant drive-thru order confirmation display technology, has acquired the assets of Fire and Safety Electronics Inc./Phase Research, the supplier of Fast Track 2+2 drive-thru timing systems. The transaction was finalized July 1....

QA Graphics drawn into digital menu board space

Iowa-based QA Graphics has announced that it has expanded its capabilities to provide digital menu boards for restaurants, convenience stores, grocery stores and retail outlets. QA Graphics already provides a variety of interactive design solutions for the restaurant industry, so...

STRATACACHE to showcase digital signage at luxury suite conference

STRATACACHE, provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies, announced today that it is set to exhibit at the Association of Luxury Suite Directors Conference in Los Angeles, from June 26-28. The rising popularity of...

NEXCOM shows off digital signage wares at NCR User Conference

NEXCOM recently announced that it was the sole digital signage hardware provider at the NCR User Conference last month in Atlanta. Participants at the event included high-profile grocery, general merchandise and hospitality retailers from across the country using one or...

Tea time for BrightSign digital signage

Digital signage product developer BrightSign announced today that Argo Tea, a Chicago-based chain of specialty tea cafes, has installed 50 BrightSign network-enabled HD1010 digital signage players to meet the restaurant's need to run its menu boards 24/7. Currently, the solid-state...

Florida Institute of Technology adds Harris DOOH network

Harris Corp., an international communications and information technology company, announced today that it is deploying a campus-wide digital out-of-home network to help deliver information to students and faculty at Florida Institute of Technology, a Tier 1 ranked university with approximately...

Making the Grade: NEC/DST webinar on higher-ed digital signage draws full classroom

The recent webinar by NEC Display Solutions and Digital Signage Today drew approximately 125 participants to hear digital screen media strategist Lyle Bunn and NEC's Graeme Spicer and Richard Ventura talk about ways to garner additional revenue streams from on-campus...

ONELAN digital signage helps Chile get hot dogs, gas

ONELAN recently announced a digital signage deal with Pronto Copec, Chile's largest petroleum distribution company. Pronto Copec has a network of ninety sites throughout Chile, according to the announcement. According to the U.K.-based ONELAN, Pronto Copec wanted to replace their...

Taco Bell Kuwait deploys digital menu boards

Advanced Interactive Media Solutions (AIMS), Middle East partner for digital signage firm Scala, announced that it has completed installation of the first digital menu boards at the latest location of Taco Bell, Kuwait. Installation in more branches in Kuwait is...

Toronto racetrack adds digital signage, menu boards

Woodbine Entertainment Group recently chose DiGiMATiON's Audience software platform to power newly-installed digital menu boards as part of a multiphase renovation of Toronto's Woodbine Racetrack, according to an announcement from Capital Networks. Renovations are now complete in the 188-seat Willows...

Play Ball: Noventri-powered digital menu boards to sell Fenway Franks

Noventri recently announced that Boston's Fenway Park, home of the Boston Red Sox and one of the best-known sports venues in the world, will soon display food offerings on digital signage displays powered by Noventri. Aramark, the management company for...

Signagelive-powered digital menu boards a hit with Giants, Blue Rocks

According to the signagelive website, Denver-based company strategic partner PingHD is deploying signagelive-powered digital menu boards for Major League Baseball's San Francisco Giants and Minor League Baseball's Wilmington (Del.) Blue Rocks. Multiple concession areas at San Francisco's AT&T Stadium are...

Wireless Ronin digital menu boards taking off at Johnny Rockets

Minneapolis-based digital signage provider Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. today announced that The Johnny Rockets Group Inc., an international restaurant chain with approximately 300 locations and serving more than 13 million hamburgers to its guests each year, plans to deploy its...

AOpen media players powering Moscow movie theater DMBs (Video)

Digital signage solution provider Adissy recently installed digital menu boards in three Moscow movie theater cafés using AOpen media players. Adissy installed 13 digital menu boards in three Formula Kino movie theater cafés, replacing static menu boards with dynamic digital...

DSE: WAND shows off new POP

At this year's Digital Signage Expo in Las Vegas, WAND Corp.

DSE: A cool and quiet enclosure for outdoor digital signage

In the new product showcase area set up at last week's Digital Signage Expo 2011 in Las Vegas, there were two outdoor digital signage enclosures: One, you could hear the air conditioning unit for cooling the enclosed display from 10-20...

Horizon cooks up integrated digital signage for K-12 nutrition programs

Horizon Software International, a provider of K-12 food service technology, has announced the release of its integrated digital signage solution for schools, SourceBoard. Horizon partnered with Touchtown Inc. to offer this digital communication medium that allows schools to broadcast nutritional...

X2O digital signage goes to college

X2O Media, a full-service provider of software, network management, and content services for professional digital signage applications, announced that Le Moyne College in Syracuse, N.Y. is utilizing the company's vClips interactive HD video kiosk and Xpresenter Xe Video Poster. Installed...

Canadian QSR chain says Opa! to Navori digital menu boards

Turnkey solutions provider E Display is using Navori's digital signage software suite to roll out a significant QSR digital menu-board deployment in Canada, according to an announcement from Navori. Almost 200 screens in the Greek-flavored OPA! Souvlaki fast food chain...

Matrox, Signature, Beaver and Scala power digital menu boards at London Olympics build site

Matrox Graphics Inc. recently announced that Bon Appetit has incorporated the Matrox TripleHead2Go Graphics eXpansion Module (GXM) to power a digital signage installation at the building site for the upcoming London 2012 Olympic Games. The Matrox TripleHead2Go solution allows Bon...

Kansas City Convention Center finds its way to eat with Noventri

Noventri has announced that the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Mo., has picked Noventri as the digital signage provider for wayfinding solutions and digital menu boards for their Aramark managed eateries throughout the center. Noventri said it will...

Cereal Bowl pouring on digital menu boards

The Cereal Bowl restaurant chain recently announced that it has opened its first all-digital restaurant in New Brunswick, N.J. Its digital signage is comprised of four indoor LCD digital menu boards and an integrated POS solution with digital customer-facing displays...

Indian Restaurant in Singapore deploys Scala-powered digital menu board

The oldest Indian vegetarian restaurant in Singapore has taken the lead as the first dining outlet to deploy a digital menu board using Scala in the Lion City, according to an announcement from Scala. Patrons who step into the Ananda...

UK Burger Kings serving a side of digital signage with their Whoppers

A U.K. Burger King franchisee has been replacing the static light-box display menus in its Burger King restaurants with digital menu boards powered by Scala, according to a joint announcement made today. SSP, which operates more than 700 food outlets, worked closely with Signature Digital Menus Ltd.

Taco Bueno picks Wireless Ronin for digital menu boards

Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc., a Minneapolis-based digital signage provider, announced today that Taco Bueno, a Mexican quick-service restaurant that has nearly 190 locations, has selected Wireless Ronin's menu board solution for deployment. Taco Bueno's initial digital menu boards and promotional...

Noventri pre-packaging digital signage menu and flight info boards

Noventri recently announced its latest digital signage product offering – packaged digital signage systems for menu boards and flight information boards that are used by hotels, convention centers, restaurants and airports. The Eco-Flight Board and the Eco-Menu Board digital signage...

DSF aims to help chain restaurants deploy digital signage to meet FDA regs

The digital signage industry trade organization Digital Signage Federation (DSF) recently announced that it has launched an initiative aimed specifically at reaching out to chain restaurant operators to help them deploy digital signage to meet new Federal Drug Administration menu...

TaDah, mobootic intro new LED-based digital signage system for small businesses

Two Western U.S. companies announced today the development of a new digital signage solution that they say will allow restaurants, retailers and other individual companies to create the kind of dynamic, large screen video display systems previously available only to...

Texas Digital completes digital menu board install at Alamodome

Texas Digital announced today that it has completed a digital menu board project at the Alamodome stadium in San Antonio.   Earlier this year, ARAMARK and the city of San Antonio started a joint project at the Alamodome in San Antonio to renovate their concessions areas with new food concepts, graphics and signage, including digital menu boards.

Digital menu boards help Wireless Ronin post huge revenue increase

Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. has announced its second quarter revenues this year rose 99 percent from 2Q 2009.

Allure Global Solutions deploying digital signage, digital menu boards for Southern Theatres

Allure Global Solutions Inc. announced that it has recently installed its digital signage products at four locations for Southern Theatres, one each in Georgia and South Carolina and two in Louisiana.

Allure Global deploys digital menu boards at the Georgia Dome

Allure Global Solutions Inc. recently announced the installation completion of its dynamic digital menu boards into all concession and food service outlets at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.

Digital menu boards for K-12 cafeterias on display at National School Nutrition Association show

Green Edge Systems, a provider of technology solutions for K-12 school food services, announced that it is presenting the Epicure Digital K-12 Menu Board System with Nutritional Labeling at the ANC-2010 National School Nutrition Association Exhibition in Dallas next week....

Mirada Media deploys signage and menu board in Montreal Vietnamese sandwich shop

Mirada Media, a Montreal-based digital signage integrator, announced that it has installed a digital menu board and digital signage system at the new Vua Vietnamese sandwich shop in downtown Montreal. Vua was fitted with a five-screen menu board, powered by...

Future POS announces new point-of-sale digital signage offering

Future POS announced today that it has added a new digital signage module to its point-of-sale offerings. The signage module is included at no extra cost and features content scheduling, digital menu boards and a scoreboard output.

Wireless Ronin showcasing digital signage, nutrition labeling tech at National Restaurant Association show

Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc., a Minneapolis-based digital signage provider, recently announced that it will be exhibiting at the National Restaurant Association (NRA) show next week in Chicago. According to a release from Wireless Ronin, the company will showcase its RoninCast...

Arby's franchisee opts for WAND digital menu board solution

As quick service restaurants scramble to comply with new federal regulations mandating nutrition information on menu boards, WAND Corp. today announced its development of a digital menu board solution for the Arby's community.

Apollo Display Technologies on the Discovery Channel

Apollo Display Technologies Corp. has announced that it provided a "cutting-edge digital signage system" for the Discovery Channel's all-new series, Construction Intervention.

Scala to exhibit new releases at Screenmedia Expo Europe 2010

Scala announced today that it will demo its new Scala Release 5.1 software that supports Windows 7 and its simplified software-as-a-service (SaaS) offering, Scala QuickStart, at this year's Screenmedia Expo Europe in London in May. Scala will also showcase a...

Wireless Ronin offers white paper on digital menu boards in health care reform wake

Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc., a Minneapolis-based digital signage provider, today announced the release of a white paper looking at how digital signage is helping the food service industry respond to the new nutritional disclosure mandates in the newly-enacted Health Care...

K-12 digital menu boards by Epicure Digital, presented by Green Edge Systems

Green Edge Systems, a provider of technology solutions for K-12 school food services, has announced that it is representing Epicure Digital's K-12 Digital Menu Board System, with nutritional labeling to meet requirements in the new health care reform law —...

Starmount to unveil DS software for new restaurant nutrition info requirement

Starmount Systems today announced that it will unveil its digital software suite at KioskCom 2010 in a proof-of-concept demonstration for restaurant chains that are facing new requirements to disclose nutrition information to the consumer. The provision in the U.S.

In Ur Face Media provide Cafe Gusto signagelive-powered digital menu boards

Signagelive strategic partner In Ur Face Media has installed a digital menu board solution for the Cafe Gusto chain of restaurants, according to a press release. The solution comprises Samsung MXN Displays installed with signagelive to provide remote management and...

NEXTEP digital menu displays helping feed Uncle Sam

NEXTEP SYSTEMS, a developer of intuitive touchscreen ordering, dynamic digital menu displays and online ordering solutions for the foodservice industry, has announced the launch of automated ordering systems in foodservice outlets at the U.S. Millitary Academy at West Point, the National training Center at Fort Irwin in California and the U.S.

Touchscreen digital menu boards integrated at drive-through kiosks

An interactive digital menu board and self-service kiosk that meets the demands of drive-through restaurant owners is now using a 32-inch Zytouch touchscreen from Zytronic. The Way2Order Drive-Thru kiosk, developed by Manufacturing Resources International, solves critical challenges surrounding drive-through self...

Wendy's franchisee's WAND digital menu boards win technology innovation award

Wendy's franchisee FourCrown recently received an FSTEC Technology Innovation Award for its complete Digital Restaurant, featuring indoor and outdoor digital menu boards from WAND Corp.   FourCrowns Digital Restaurant is comprised of WAND indoor and outdoor Digital Menu Boards and WAND NextGen POS software.

DSE: Wireless Ronin reaches milestone in food service digital signage

Wireless Ronin technologies Inc. announced on the eve of this year's Digital Signage Expo that it has now deployed more than 1,000 digital menu board displays managed by RoninCast digital signage software in applications for food service industry customers, including six fortune 500 companies.

Specialty's Café installs digital menu boards

DT Research has announced the deployment of the WebDT Signage System at Specialty's Cafe and Bakery stores. Several Specialty's Café and Bakery locations in California have deployed the WebDT SA1000 signage appliances for digital menu board applications, paired with 42-inch...

Arcaffé coffee chain achieves measurable sales impact with point-of-sale digital signage

Arcaffé, a chain of coffee shops with branches across Israel, has implemented YCD Multimedia's digital marketing solution, AdScreen, throughout their branches. Positioned at the point-of-sale, where many customers make their purchasing decisions, the AdScreen displays promotions targeted to increase awareness...

Wireless Ronin completes Xcel Energy Center digital signage installation

Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc., a Minneapolis-based digital signage provider, announced today that it has completed the installation of a RoninCast digital menu board network at St. Paul's Xcel Energy Center.

Schult completes digital menu board installation for Regal Entertainment Group

Schult announced that it has now completed three deployment phases of digital menu systems across 304 U.S. Regal Entertainment Group theatre locations.

Delaware North Companies, Nextep Systems partner for digital menu boards at Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf

Nextep Systems, a leading developer of intuitive Touch-Screen Ordering, Digital Menu Boards and Online Ordering solutions for the foodservice industry, and Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, has announced the launch of new Digital Menu Boards at two Coffee Bean...

Digital menu board network coming to Minnesota Wild hockey arena

Wireless Ronin announced yesterday that it has been contracted by the NHL's Minnesota Wild hockey team to provide digital menu boards throughout its home at the St. Paul Xcel Energy Center.

WAND donates digital menu board to the Dave Thomas Foundation

WAND Corp. has donated a three-panel outdoor digital menu board system to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption as a prize for its annual golf outing.

Canadian Wendy's franchises deploy digital menu boards

Digital menu board provider WAND Corporation announced today that it has installed digital menu boards for Memsbury, Co. LTD, a Wendy's franchise located in Ontario, Canada.

Ask the Experts: What are appropriate configurations for digital menu boards?

In this week's Ask the Experts, we discuss with Ron Snaidauf of LG Electronics the right ways to arrange screens in a digital menu board setting.

BC Ferries uses digital menu boards in new vessels

VANCOUVER, B.C. — British Columbia Ferry Services Inc.

Cinemark selects Texas Digital exclusive supplier of digital signage

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Texas Digital Systems Inc. announced that it has been selected by Cinemark Theatres as the exclusive manufacturer and supplier of digital signage solutions for its theater locations.

PATH411 installs CoolSign digital menu boards at Salem Hospital

SEATTLE — PATH411 Technology, a division of International Business Systems Inc., a national digital signage solutions provider, announced that it has completed the installation of the customized CoolSign digital menu boards in the new Creekside Dining foodservice location at Salem...

Noventri operates Madonna-themed digital menu boards during concert

SMITHSBURG, Md. — Madonna fans never missed a minute of the sold-out concert as they purchased goods from food stands during a recent concert at Minute Maid Park.

Signature Digital Menus serves up Olympic menu boards

LONDON — At the construction site for 2012 Olympic Village is a restaurant serving 4,000 people a day with a capacity of up to 12,000 people. This restaurant is operated by Bon Appetit and provides all the meals throughout the day for workers and visitors, helping to keep this high profile construction project going.

Delphi Display, Allure Global partner for digital menu boards, order confirmation signage

ATLANTA — Allure Global Solutions Inc. has announced a partnership with Delphi Display Systems Inc.

Digital signage to enhance redesigned Vegas McDonald's

Vegas Syndicate: McDonald's has announced the opening of Viva McDonald's, the company's new technology-inspired restaurant on the Las Vegas Strip. On the exterior, four 9-foot-tall by 8-foot-wide Daktronics LED video displays are directly above Viva McDonald's front entrance while two...

Beaver Group launches digital menu board venture

HERTFORDSHIRE, U.K. — Beaver Group has announced the launch of Signature Digital Menus Ltd., a new venture.

Ronin's digital menu boards named to VMSD mag's best new products

MINNEAPOLIS — Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc., a Minneapolis-based digital signage provider, announced that its RoninCast digital menu board system product for the KFC program was named to the Visual Merchandising and Store Design (VMSD) magazine's Best New Products of 2008...

Pixel Inspiration menu boards added to Westfield Centre's digital signage

LONDON — BB's Coffee & Muffins, the UK's largest shopping centre café operator, has selected Pixel Inspiration, the digital signage agency, to trial a digital signage solution at its latest outlet in the Westfield Centre, London. The installation consists of...

Sports superstore builds on PlayNetwork in-store media strategy

REDMOND, Wa. — PlayNetwork, a provider of integrated media experiences for businesses, has announced that Scheels, experts in "all-sports superstore" retailing, leveraged the company to provide custom music, digital signage and systems integration for its newest location at the "Legends at Sparks Marina" complex in Sparks, Nevada.

Houston Astros fans don't miss a play with digital menu boards

HOUSTON — Until now, fans waiting in lines to purchase concessions at games knew it meant possibly missing the play of the evening. But Noventri has provided a tasteful and dynamic solution with digital menu boards that also provide live video feeds of the game.

MenuLogic's iMenu lets customers place orders, pay without waiter assistance

In the Mix: MenuLogic (formerly BMN Interactive) is the developer of iMenu, an electronic menu system that allows customers to place orders and pay their bill without waiter assistance. iMenu simultaneously provides a premier advertising and promotional platform for brands that are consumed in food and beverage operations.

Digital View announces new standalone digital video player

MORGAN HILL, Calif. — Digital View Ltd. is pleased to announce its new ViewStream 400 stand-alone digital video player, according to a news release.

Krystal drive-in menus now feature digital signage

EXTON, Pa. — Scala, a provider of end-to-end solutions for the connected signage market, has announced Krystal Restaurants of Chattanooga, Tenn., is delivering a unique customer experience at it '50s style drive-up restaurant.

Digital menu boards hit Canadian fast-casual eatery

MONTREAL, Canada — Mirada Media, a Canadian digital signage integrator, has announced the installation of a digital menu board system at Wrapcity Gourmet, located in downtown Montréal. The restaurant was fitted with a three-screen system: two for menus and the last as a promotional board.

Canadian KFC locations testing digital menu boards

MINNEAPOLIS — Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc., a Minneapolis-based digital signage provider, has announced that the company has been selected for testing of its dynamic digital signage menu board program by Priszm Income Fund at three KFC locations in Toronto. With...

Wireless Ronin implements digital signage in Cinemagic theater

MINNEAPOLIS — Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc., a Minneapolis-based digital signage provider, announced that Cinemagic, a nine-location movie theater chain based in Maple Grove, Minn., has implemented RoninCast digital signage into its state-of-the-art movie theatre in Burnsville, Minn. "The Cinemagic theater...

IDS Menus, restaurant supplier partner for digital menu boards

HOLBROOK, NY — IDS Menus, a supplier of indoor, outdoor and digital menu boards, announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with Stein Industries Inc. to offer its client base a complete selection of restaurant equipment products.

Chicago yogurt bar goes digital with menu board system

HOLBROOK, NY — IDS Menus, a supplier of digital menu boards, has announced a recent installation of its Digital Menu Board display system in Berry Chill, a new Yogurt Bar in Chicago. Berry Chill provides customers with a daily menu...

IBM, announce free webinar on reaching the 'new consumer'

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – IBM, a global provider of business technologies, and Self-Service World, the leading news and information source covering the self-service industry, announced a free webinar.

Lamar and Krystal take home POPAI digital signage awards

EXTON, Pa. — Scala announced that POPAI has awarded its partners the Krystal Company and Lamar Outdoor Advertising for excellence in digital signage applications for their respective categories.

IDS Menus brings digital menu boards to NRA show

HOLBROOK, N.Y. — IDS Menus, a supplier of digital menu boards, has announced its participation in the 89th annual National Restaurant Association, Restaurant Hotel-Motel Show (NRA).

Foodstuffs deploys IDS Menus' digital menu board system

HOLBROOK , N.Y. — IDS Menus, a Scala certified partner and supplier of digital menu boards, has announced the recent installation of its digital menu board system at Foodstuffs, located in Chicago.

Wireless Ronin receives three awards at DSE

MINNEAPOLIS — Wireless Ronin Technologies, a Minneapolis-based worldwide digital signage provider and presenting sponsor of Digital Signage Expo 2008, together with its clients KFC, Ford Motor Company and Carnival Corporation, has announced it was honored with three of the six...

Allure Global Solutions completes digital technology install at IMAX theatre

ATLANTA — Allure Global Solutions Inc. announced the completion of a successful installation of its digital technology in The Silverado 19 IMAX Theatre, a new Santikos Theatre located in Houston.

KFC moves forward with digital signage market test

MINNEAPOLIS — Wireless Ronin Technologies Inc. has announced that KFC Corp., a subsidiary of Yum! Brands Inc., has selected Wireless Ronin for the market test phase of its digital signage menu board program.

KFC expands digital menu board market test

MINNEAPOLIS — KFC Corp., a subsidiary of Yum! Brands Inc., has selected Wireless Ronin for the market test phase of its dynamic digital signage menu board program.   KFC will be using Wireless Ronin's proprietary RoninCast software to monitor and operate a fully integrated digital menu board system.

Oklahoma Hilton adds digital menu board

HOLBROOK, N.Y. — IDS Menus, a division of International Display Systems Inc., announced the first hotel installation of its S-series hybrid digital menu board system.

Hammond and Schult integrate, install digital menu board and POS system

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Hammond Communications Group, a developer of turnkey digital signage solutions, and Schult Industries, a supplier of creative signs, menu systems and displays, have been contracted by Muvico to provide a digital menu board solution.

Video network coming to Subway restaurants

Media Daily News: InStore Broadcasting Network has cut a deal that will bring advertising and digital video content into Subways nationwide — not the transit systems, but the fast-food chains. The agreement is believed to be system-wide, and would bring...

Making concessions pop

Theater refreshment sales are a blockbuster with digital menu boards.

Digital Signage Association launched

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A new association for the $1.1 billion digital signage industry has officially launched. The Digital Signage Association has been created to serve those involved in the rapidly growing digital signage industry.

Florida cinema installs digital movie posters

ATLANTA — Premiere Theatres' Oaks 10 Theater, located in Melbourne, Fla., has completed installation of Allure Global Solutions' Digital Box Office (‘Digi-Box') and Digital Menu Board Solution. The Allure Global DigiBox solution displays digital movie posters with movie times and ratings in full motion graphics.

Canada's largest cinema to build prototype theater around digital signage

ATLANTA — Cineplex Entertainment, the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada, has selected Allure Global Solutions Inc. as its digital electronic signage provider for its new theatre located in Oakville, Ontario, Canada.

Digital signage coming to Shangri-La resort

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A5TEK's affiliate in the Philippines, A5TRX Corp., announced the forthcoming deployment of its ieHIP Digital Signage in Shangri-La's Mactan Resort & Spa. Mactan Shangri-la is one of Asia's top resorts and is a multi-awarded five-star resort facility in its class along with its sister hotels spread across Asia.

Digital signage network coming to 2,000 c-stores

MINNETONKA, Minn. — BroadSign announced that Massachusetts-based Digital Promo Network (DPN) will use the BroadSign Suite to deploy a digital signage network in 500 convenience stores by the end of 2007, with plans to expand the network to 2,000 stores...

Tallink cruise fleet adding digital signage

TAIPEI, Taiwan — M/S Star, the newcomer of the Tallink fleet, has chosen the Electrosonic Lightinen and Cayin Technology digital signage solution to offer passengers between Helsinki and Tallin dynamic and up-to-date information. M/S Star, the newcomer of the Tallink...

Pathmark Stores add digital menu boards

HOLBROOK, N.Y. — IDS Menus, a division of International Display Systems Inc., announced that Pathmark Stores Inc. has chosen IDS to produce S-Series magnetic menu boards and a variety of P.O.P.

Hyatt Regency Chicago makes NEC displays guests of honor

Chicago's largest hotel uses digital signage to communicate with guests.

U.K. service station gets digital menu boards, new workflow

BASINGSTOKE, U.K. — Sony announced the successful installation and trial of its interactive digital display technology at Moto Hospitality's Leigh Delamare M4 Eastbound motorway service station. As part of a major program of investment in the service station, the Sony...

Report: digital signage industry to reach $14.6 billion by 2011

NOIDA, India — RocSearch, a UK/India based consultancy, has released a new report analyzing the growth drivers of the digital signage industry, predicting growth of the market to $14.6 billion by 2011. The report compares the plasma and LCD market...

Manchester Airport gets digital signage makeover

ETNow: Paradigm Audio Visual has assisted system integrators Pixel Inspiration in the first phase of a contract to supply Manchester Airport with 79 84-inch New Wide Angle rear projection displays, in a mixture of 4:3 and 16:9 aspect ratios. As...

Six digital signage apps for hospitality

A half-dozen strategies for the hospitality industry that break traditional communication paradigms.

Salad Spinners restaurants install digital menu boards

EXTON, Penn. — IDS Menus, a division of International Display Systems Inc. and a Scala Certified Partner, announced the successful installation of its digital menu board system for the grand opening of a Salad Spinners location in Chicago, Ill.

Solutrea wins AAFES digital signage contract

FREDERICK, Md. — Solutrea Inc., the main subsidiary of Powerstar International Inc., announced that it has been awarded a contract from the Army and Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) to supply, install and warrant the head-end and remote systems to...

Krystal digital signage wins Scala innovation award

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Hammond Communications Group, supplier of turnkey digital signage solutions, was honored with Scala's "Most Innovative Deployment Award" during the North American Partners Conference following the Digital Signage Expo 2007 held recently in Chicago. Hammond received the award...

Report: Digital signage 'on path to sustainable growth'

InfoTrends: The business of networked digital displays in retail and other public spaces is on the path to sustainable growth, according to InfoTrends market research. At the end of 2006, the narrowcasting industry was valued at $1.1 billion with an installed base of 630,000 screens at 97,000 sites.

Report: One million digital signs in North America by 2009

ANAHEIM, Calif. — A new study by Acclaro Growth Partners has determined audiovisual products and services comprise a $25 billion industry in North America. The AV Industry Market Definition and Strategy Study, conducted on behalf of InfoComm International, forecasts 11 percent growth in the audiovisual industry over the next two years.

Juice bar chain adds digital signage

BRACKNELL, U.K. — Beverage chain Boost Juice Bars UK announced it is using digital signage technology from 3M in its stores. The company operates 200 Boost Juice Bar locations in South East Asia, South Africa, Europe, the Middle East and South America.

SSKA holds first digital signage council meeting

CHICAGO—On the eve of the Digital Signage Expo in Chicago, the Self-Service & Kiosk Association held its first meeting of a new council formed to help embrace the mushrooming digital signage industry. Nine representatives from supplier companies and two from...

Self-Service & Kiosk Association announces formation of Digital Signage Council

During its annual membership meeting held in Las Vegas recently, the Self-Service & Kiosk Association (SSKA) announced the formation of a Digital Signage Council. The Council's stated purpose is to: Increase the awareness and understanding of digital signage, including growing...

POPAI, hf media announce European digital signage show for 2008

ESSEN, Germany — POPAI, the global association for marketing at retail, and hf media & events, a European trade publisher and event organizer for the interactive self-service market, have joined forces and entered a partnership to stage the first pan-European...

Minnesota Wendy's installs quad-screen digital menu board

MINNEAPOLIS — Wireless Ronin Technologies, along with new strategic partner Wand Corp., have installed RoninCast digital signage software to manage a digital menu board project at Four Crown's Wendy's Old Fashioned Hamburgers restaurant located in Maplewood, Minn. The Four Crown...

Digital Signage Today publishes guide on measurement and analysis

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Digital Signage Today, a daily news and information portal devoted to the burgeoning digital signage industry, announced the publication of "Measurement and Analysis for Digital Signage," a free how-to guide. Sponsored by BroadSign International Inc., the 40-page...

Scala to host 20th anniversary party at Digital Signage Expo

EXTON, Pa. — Scala Inc. announced that it will host a 20th Anniversary Celebration Reception at Terrace B in the Navy Pier in Chicago, Ill.

Digital signage in restaurants speeds new product rollout

Techworld: Signage is the biggest obstacle to the timely rollout of new products in fast-food restaurants, and digital menu boards could help resolve that. Digital menus typically are LCD or plasma displays that combine video images with live menus that can be updated from a central location.

Westinghouse gets behind pay-at-the-pump TV network

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. — Westinghouse Digital Electronics, the fourth largest manufacturer of LCD TVs in the United States, announced an exclusive arrangement with AdtekMedia Inc.

Symon communications acquires Message-Link

PLANO, Texas — Symon Communications, global provider of real-time digital communications solutions, announced that it has acquired Message-Link, provider of visual communication systems for the hospitality and conference center industry. Message-Link has been successfully serving the visual communications needs of...

Krystal restaurants add digital signage

LEXINGTON, KY — Hammond Communications Group, supplier of turnkey digital signage solutions, has been contracted by The Krystal Company to provide consultation, network procurement and installation, programming, network operations and training for their pilot digital signage system. Operational since February...

Self Service Expo will host digital signage, kiosk tour

The writer is editor of   As Self Service World enters its second decade, organizers are bringing several changes to the annual Las Vegas event, including a new name.

Impart Media unveils 'Concierge' touchscreen for hotels

SEATTLE, Wash. — Impart Media Group Inc., a provider of end-to-end networked digital signage solutions, and Advanced Method, designer of rich-media content, announced a new interactive touchscreen kiosk product called Concierge, which is tailored to a hotel's specific needs with...

Digital Signage Expo announces tour stops

CHICAGO — Digital Signage Expo, formerly Digital Retailing Expo, announced the stops for its upcoming Guided Digital Signage Tour, scheduled for Tuesday, May 15th. Attendees taking the tour will see digital signage in action at McDonald's, Hyatt Regency Chicago, condominium...

Winners of Fourth Screen Awards announced

LAS VEGAS — Juries for the Inaugural "Fourth Screen Awards" announced Gold Winners in four categories as well as a total of 10 Sliver and Bronze winners at the Annual Fourth Screen Awards for Best Dynamic Content in Brand, Promotional, Interactive and Public Service Announcement Campaign Awards Showcase held Feb. 21 at Caesars Palace.

Mobile phones and digital signage

Screens leverage portable devices, the Web to add interactivity.

Remote Media completes 1,370-site retail installment

ESSEX, United Kingdom — Remote Media has completed a U.K.-wide rollout of a 1,370 site digital screen Network for U.K. National Lottery Operator Camelot Group Plc.

Digital View unveils 7-inch shelf-edge display

LONDON — Digital View announced a new 7-inch wide screen display, designed for shelf-edge, counter-top and gondola-type retail displays. The display supports all popular media standards such as MPEG-1 and MPEG-4 (DiVX, XviD) for video, as well as JPEG for still images and WMA/MP3 for audio.

Neo opens Canadian office, names new VP

MONTREAL — The Neo Advertising Group announced it is opening a new office for North American operations in Toronto's financial district. The company is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, and currently operates an office in Montreal. unveils video-sharing service for bar networks

BURR RIDGE, Ill. — announced a new video sharing service that goes beyond the Internet to let customers play personal videos on TVs in bars. began rolling out its bar network in Chicago last summer.

Top 13 deployment mistakes

WireSpring Technologies offers this guide to common mistakes made in kiosk and digital signage projects, and how you can steer clear of them in your deployment.

Travel agents improve product communication

Traditionally, travel agents spend huge amounts of money on big posters and other window signage. Their most important sign is called an airfare board, which displays latest relevant airfares.

Office Max expands ADFLOW digital signage program

MONTREAL — More than 60 OfficeMax locations are using digital signage from ADFLOW Networks and Matrox Graphics, and more of the company's locations are expected to incorporate the technology through 2008. According to a news release, OfficeMax's digital signs include...

3M unveils subscription-based digital signage package in Australia

SEATTLE — 3M Digital Signage, Australian digital content specialist Prime Digital Media and telecommunications company Telstra Corp. announced the launch of a subscription-based, digital-retail media solution that marks one of the largest rollouts of digital signage ever deployed in Australia and New Zealand.

Clear Channel unveils screens at O'Hare

San Antonio Business Journal: Clear Channel Outdoor, the world's largest outdoor advertising company, just announced plans for an indoor digital billboard network at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago. It will include eight 6-foot-by-8-foot LED (light emitting display) units that will feature 10-second advertising spots running continuously.

British pub signage provider goes into liquidation

The Publican: Confusion is reigning for customers of big screen supplier Satvision, which went into liquidation earlier this week. The Stockport-based company, which sells, leases and hires plasma screens and projectors to pubs, went into liquidation on February 5.

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