Kiosk Terminals

A kiosk is a small physical structure (often including a computer and a display screen) that displays information and merchandise for people walking by. A number of companies specialize in creating multimedia kiosks & come pre-packaged with software,designed to handle specific tasks. Kiosks are usually designed for "self-service," meaning customers may use the device without outside instruction.

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Fujitsu U-Scan Genesis II self-checkout receives consumer satisfaction scores exceeding 90 per cent

Fujitsu U-Scan Genesis II self-checkout receives consumer satisfaction scores exceeding 90 per cent

Fujitsu, a leading information communication technology (ICT) company, has announced the successful completion of a customer pilot test of the Fujitsu U-Scan Genesis II Self-Checkout Solution with Food City, K-VA-T Food Stores, Inc.

Star Micronics Demonstrates Intelligent Printing Solutions at Kiosk London Expo 2013

Star Micronics Demonstrates Intelligent Printing Solutions at Kiosk London Expo 2013

At Kiosk London Expo 2013 (16-17 October 2013, Barbican Centre, London) Star Micronics, the world's leading installer of packaged and modular specialist kiosk printing solutions, will be exhibiting its extensive range of industry-leading products including its new compact kiosk – the AsuraCPRNT™, as well as demonstrating POS printer integration with Apple iOS and Android devices.

Screen dreams at Bedshed

Screen dreams at Bedshed

Bedshed, a bedding and bedroom furniture specialist with bed, mattress & bedroom furniture stores in Australia, is one retailer keen to ride the new technology wave of digital in-store communications.

Sunrise Technologies deploys YESpay's EasyV-Kiosk to London Executive's Car Rental Kiosk network

Sunrise Technologies deploys YESpay's EasyV-Kiosk to London Executive's Car Rental Kiosk network

With constant evolution of the Payments Industry, car rental merchants are increasingly searching for innovative solutions for increased sales and enhanced customer experience.

Multi-touch kiosk panel PC gives self-service kiosk 'exceptional functionality and durability'

Multi-touch kiosk panel PC gives self-service kiosk 'exceptional functionality and durability'

Nexcom's KPPC series of all-in-one kiosk panel PC is said to offer exceptional durability and functionality; making it perfect for use as a self-service interactive kiosk within industries such as hospitality, retail, gaming, transportation, medical and other markets.

ShopperTrak partners with San Diego Padres on Ballpark Store

ShopperTrak partners with San Diego Padres on Ballpark Store

Many Major League Baseball teams in the US use analytics to optimise their rosters. The San Diego Padres have adapted the practice for use outside the realm of baseball operations, in an effort to optimise shopper experience at the Padres Majestic Team Store in Petco Park.

One iota launches complete in-store eCommerce solution

One iota launches complete in-store eCommerce solution

One iota, the cloud-based, multi-channel retail solutions provider, has launched its in-store Commerce solution SmartPod, with a multi-store pilot with Footasylum at selected UK stores.

The Co-operative Food to offer customers greater service through next generation self-checkout

The Co-operative Food to offer customers greater service through next generation self-checkout

Wincor Nixdorf, the retail and banking solutions provider, has announced that The Co-operative, the national food retailer, has chosen to implement the CINEO self-checkout solution in its high street stores and local community locations across the UK.

The digital revolution is underway

The digital revolution is underway

By Martin Smethurst, Managing Director, Retail, Wincor Nixdorf UK & Ireland. Interactive kiosks, touch-screens and other multi-touch touch interfaces increasingly appear in our stores on a daily basis. But what do they add to the shopping experience and what is the impact for retailers?

Advanced Business Solutions wins environmental award for HR Self-Service solution

Advanced Business Solutions wins environmental award for HR Self-Service solution

Advanced Business Solutions (Advanced) scooped the silver at this year's National Green Apple Environment Awards in recognition of the environmental benefits of its Human Resource (HR) Self-Service solution.

Advances in technology have allowed many kiosks to forego the traditional mouse- and-keyboard layout in favour of touch-screens. Kiosks have become familiar sights in shopping centres, selling everything from inexpensive gift items to pricey jewelry and artwork. They make retail space affordable for the small-business owner. Kiosks have contributed to one of the hottest trends in retailing-temporary tenants. Some of these are seasonal businesses that only need to be open for a limited time. Kiosks can offer a low cost solution for start up retailers to test products in a retail setting before making the larger investment in a traditional store.

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