Digital Signage and Interactive Kiosks in Airport Environments
Digital Signage and Interactive Kiosks in Airport Environments
Posted On : Friday, March 11, 2016 By : Will Pymm
For most of the history of commercial flight, airports have been, at best, a way-station on travelers’ journeys, be they for tropical vacations or business travel. However, over the last 20 years, airports have been slowly making the transition from a mere passthrough to a destination in and of themselves. The last five years in particular have seen major change come to airports the world over. Airport executives have realized that they have ... Read More
Digital Directories and Wayfinding in Mixed Use Developments
Digital Directories and Wayfinding in Mixed Use Developments
Posted On : Wednesday, March 9, 2016 By : Will Pymm
The incredible growth of digital signage, including interactive wayfinding kiosks and digital building directories has been nothing less than stunning over the last decade and there’s seemingly no end in sight. And opportunities to integrate these kinds of technologies seem practically limitless, too. So far in our blog series, we’ve discussed how health care and education environments are incorporating kiosks and building directories into ... Read More
Digital Wayfinding and Building Directories in Educational Environments
Digital Wayfinding and Building Directories in Educational Environments
Posted On : Tuesday, February 23, 2016 By : Will Pymm
The popularity of digital directories and touchscreen wayfinding signage has been growing steadily over the last five years. With expected revenue from these types of deployments to be in the billions over the coming decade, it’s clear that the market is expected to increase exponentially. Our last blog covered how healthcare environments are incorporating interactive wayfinding solutions into their buildings and campuses to provide a better e ... Read More
Digital Wayfinding and Building Directories in Healthcare Environments
Digital Wayfinding and Building Directories in Healthcare Environments
Posted On : Saturday, February 20, 2016 By : Will Pymm
The popularity of digital directories and touchscreen wayfinding signage has been booming over the last five years, and there seems to be no end in sight. In fact, a recent MarketsandMarkets report has put the expected revenue for the global digital signage industry at $23.6 BILLION by the year 2020. While directories and wayfinding signage only comprise a piece of that spectacularly large pie, it does illustrate the importance of these product ... Read More
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail: Part Four
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail: Part Four
Posted On : Friday, February 5, 2016 By : Will Pymm
So far in our series, we’ve covered the “endless aisle,” “omnichannel” and “virtual merchandising.” While all of these concepts are important when viewing the future of retail as it relates to interactive kiosks, we’ve saved the biggest and what we believe is likely to be the most important concept for last -- Unified Commerce.Many may perceive unified commerce as being very similar to omnichannel retail, and it’s true that ther ... Read More
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail: Part Three
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail: Part Three
Posted On : Saturday, January 30, 2016 By : Will Pymm
Last week we wrote about “omnichannel” marketing, its effect on retail and in what ways interactive kiosks play a part in these types of consumer-focused programs. Today, we’ll look at another aspect of retail -- virtual merchandising -- and how it will affect the way consumers make purchasing decisions in-store.Ever heard of a virtual mannequin? Touch-on-glass and interactive touch foils? Or virtual kiosks? While even a few years ago, t ... Read More
Why Investing in Digital Visitor Management is the Right Choice: Part Two
Why Investing in Digital Visitor Management is the Right Choice: Part Two
Posted On : Tuesday, January 26, 2016 By : shannon
This digital world of ours is changing quickly, and that more often than not means figuring out how to adapt to these “new rules” just as fast so as to not fall behind.  RedyRef’s team of industrial and computer engineers has spent countless hours immersed in figuring out what’s next for interactive kiosks, and one of the most important concepts on the horizon -- and one that’s being adopted quickly -- is digital visitor management. La ... Read More
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail: Part 2
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail: Part 2
Posted On : Saturday, January 23, 2016 By : Will Pymm
At times it feels as if every other week the retail industry is coining a new term that covers the convergence of brick and mortar stores and digital commerce. Last week, we discussed one example of this, the “Endless Aisle” concept, focusing on a very successful implementation by Home Depot stores. This week, the keyword is “Omnichannel.” Omnichannel retail can mean a variety of things, but in general, it’s used to describe user inter ... Read More
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail
Interactive Kiosks and the Future of Retail
Posted On : Thursday, January 14, 2016 By : Will Pymm
The Endless Aisle...Omnichannel...Virtual Merchandising...Unified Commerce...10 years ago, these were not common retail terms. Truly, even five years ago you’d have been hard-pressed to find these terms used very often. But about three years ago, they began to make some pretty serious headway into the retail industry and now, while they aren’t something most consumers would recognize, they have at this point become part of the retail vernacu ... Read More
What Makes Outdoor Touchscreen Kiosk Deployments Different than Indoor?
What Makes Outdoor Touchscreen Kiosk Deployments Different than Indoor?
Posted On : Saturday, January 2, 2016 By : Will Pymm
Most interactive kiosks are intended for indoor use in settings such as food service, retail, banking or for other similar consumer needs.  This makes it easy for digital outdoor kiosks to get lost in the shuffle, as there is overall less demand and need for these solutions. However, when you need a touch screen kiosk for an outdoor application, there is simply no room for error or compromise, for that matter, because these kiosks are truly in a ... Read More