Category: Custom

Designing a kiosk from scratch can offer savings over standard models and allows the ultimate in mission-specific engineering.

Kiosks and Modular Construction: The Hidden Benefits

One question many potential kiosk deployers ask is whether they should invest in a custom unit uniquely designed and manufactured for them, or else start with a modular kiosk (that is, a standard, module-based product out of the manufacturer’s catalog) and tweak it based on the options list. This post describes the benefits of each […]

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Digital Signage Expo 2017: Two Roads Converging

The following perspective on DSE 2017 was written by Craig Keefner, a manager at Olea Kiosks and the founder of the Kiosk Industry Group. I have been in the kiosk industry for 25 years, and over that quarter of a century I’ve attended more than my fair share of tradeshows and other events. Most of […]

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HR Gives Kiosks a Great Performance Review

Among all corporate departments, arguably none has experienced the modern expansion and increased complexity of duties such as those faced by the good folks down in human resources. While most employees can guess a few of their roles or recall them from experience, the array of modern HR responsibilities is much broader than payroll, insurance […]

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Tips for a Successful Interactive Kiosk Deployment

Interactive kiosks are everywhere!  Nearly every day in the news there is a new story of kiosks being deployed in a wide variety of applications intended to create greater efficiency in a variety of industries, including retail, food service, casino gaming, government agencies, school campuses, and more. With so many success stories, many businesses see […]

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Olea Kiosks Case Study: TapSnap Portable Photo Booth

At Olea Kiosks, our design and engineering team takes pride in developing custom kiosk solutions that exceed the customer’s expectations for both form and function. One of our latest custom solutions, the TapSnap portable photobooth, is a perfect example of how we are able to integrate innovative technology with a cutting-edge aesthetic.  When TapSnap approached […]

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Case Study: JCDecaux Airport Charging Kiosk

Olea Kiosks was recently approached by JCDecaux Airport, Inc., the number one outdoor advertising company in the world[1], to engineer and manufacturer a cutting edge Digital charging station kiosk.  JCDecaux Airport, Inc. presented designs for a state-of-the-art digital kiosk that would be jam-packed with the latest electrical hardware technologies and include innovative features that create a […]

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Why the Government Is Investing in Self-Service Kiosks

Kiosks are increasingly being heralded as a technology through which the Federal Government, state governments and municipalities can engage with citizens and streamline many of their customer service functions. The Surge of Government Kiosks In the early 1990s, government agencies that wanted to provide a self-service option for constituents chose kiosks to handle a variety […]

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HR Kiosks Can Help Optimize Your Benefits Packages

As is commonly known, employee turnover can be quite costly, as not only is time invested in the recruitment and interviewing process, but once a viable candidate is found, that new hire must be trained in order to become efficient in their new workplace. Having appropriately structured benefits packages can be very beneficial in helping […]

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Education Kiosks Bring Numerous Benefits to Academic Institutions

The use of interactive kiosks by educational institutions is on the rise and for good reason – they provide unparalleled access to information as well as a means for the school’s administration to communicate with the student body, faculty, alumni and visitors. The use of educational kiosks can provide a wealth of benefits including streamlining […]

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Custom Digital Kiosks at the Space Needle

Seattle’s iconic Space Needle recently received a major upgrade with a set of new custom digital kiosks. The main attraction is an 8-foot tall by 20-foot wide interactive touchscreen called “SkyPad”. The interactive experience is a journey through “52 years of sunsets, celebrations, history, and imagination” according to the Space Needle’s website. Visitors can interact […]

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Digital Signage on Campus

Digital Signage Kiosks for Education Education facilities have been slow to utilize the benefits of digital signage kiosks on campus. Although, according to a recent study, the technology’s reach is growing and beginning to show the impact it can have on students and schools. The Digital Campus Is Growing Fast! Growth of interactive flat panel […]

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The Art and Science of Successful Kiosk Design

Successful kiosk design is both an art and a science, with the best-designed kiosks leveraging appealing esthetic design practices together with the latest technologies. Well-designed kiosks are simple, durable, engaging and empowering. Overall, successful kiosk design creates a compelling package that rewards users and host organizations alike. Simplicity & ease of navigation In terms of […]

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Automated Passport Solutions Kiosks

Olea Kiosks has launched an automated customs kiosk for airports and international transportation hubs. The Automated Passport Solution (APS) is a customs kiosk that will streamline the way passengers enter the airport or other international hubs and get cleared by customs in remarkable time. The APS customs kiosk will make its debut at Dallas-Fort Worth […]

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Manufacturing Digital Kiosks for the Future

Olea Kiosks has been manufacturing digital kiosks for over three generations for customers around the globe. The company mantra has always been “better kiosks through intelligent design” and that mantra continues to drive the company forward and guide decision-making after three generations of success. As part of the campaign to strive for intelligent design, Olea […]

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Donation and Giving Kiosks

Kiosks are a fun, innovative and creative way to collect donations and brand your charity. Olea Kiosks creates custom Donation Kiosks that will at the very least stop people in their tracks. Our design engineers are sharp, experienced, and know what it takes to craft a kiosk that gets attention. Giving kiosks and donation kiosks […]

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Why Lobby Kiosks are a Great Investment

Lobby kiosks are a highly effective way to create a better experience for both customers and business owners alike. Lobby kiosks can be used in a variety of scenarios including retail, tourism and with general business places such as office complexes. These kiosks are an exceptional way to both increase brand messaging and improve bottom […]

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