Category: Etc.

For when projects go beyond our staple categories.

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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How Can Information Kiosks Help Your Business?

Information Kiosks are changing the way companies and shoppers interact. What was once one-way communication is now a two-way dialogue thanks to the advent of information kiosks. 1) Information Kiosks by the Numbers The Information Kiosk industry has been growing at a 40 percent annual growth rate, and the prediction is that 22 million Information Kiosks will […]

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Self-Service on the Rise

We ask the question, are Self-Service Kiosk systems becoming the technology of the future? This is what is going on in the self-service kiosk landscape. Consumers Prefer Convenience: 70% of business is done at the drive-thru window for major fast food chains. U.S. Fast Food Revenue Growth: 1970 – $6 Billion in revenue vs 2013 – $160 Billion. […]

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The Key For Effective, Secure and Smart Information

Biometric Kiosks The Key For Effective, Secure & Smart Identification Security concerns in the present world continue to grow ever more complex. Identity management and the many billions lost every year through fraudulent authentication in financial, banking, retail and corporate environments is pushing for the need for enhanced, secure identification and personal verification technologies. What […]

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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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Better Customer Engagement through Interactive Kiosks

Better Customer Engagement Through Interactive Kiosk Machines It’s not a surprise that Interactive Kiosk systems are being deployed in prime retail real estate to offer consumers effective and innovative ways to interact with brands. Retailers also have the opportunity to efficiently reach target audiences to stay competitive in the marketplace. The following are five ways […]

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Biometric Kiosks Offer Instant Identification and Secure Processing

Biometric kiosks offer an ideal solution for any agency or organization that needs to instantly and accurately identify individuals at checkpoints or transaction point-of-sale locations. And, kiosks with biometric identification capabilities also help schools and businesses keep their spaces more secure. Common deployments for biometric kiosk machines • Police and sheriff departments • Border control […]

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Trends in Travel Kiosks, Passenger Experience & Airports

Airport Travel Kiosks With global travel on the upswing, airports are evermore congested and international hubs are increasingly congested as demands grow on customs clearances. An Automated Passport Solution (APS), is an airport travel kiosk for airport security that has the potential to greatly reduce the burden brought by busier airports. Travel Industry Statistics In […]

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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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The Benefits of Multi-Touch Screen Kiosks

Multi-touch touch screen kiosks recognize the presence of multiple points of finger contact with the kiosk’s interface surface, thus speeding and simplifying the user’s interaction. This multi-point interactivity enables advanced functions such as pinch-to-zoom, fast-scrolling, and intuitive gesturing commands, all of which allow for quicker, more intuitive interaction between kiosk users and the host organization. The […]

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How Kiosks Are Revolutionizing Industries

As technology keeps improving, it allows us to become more and more efficient. And with the onset of kiosks, a wide variety of industries are taking advantage of new technologies. The following data illustrates how kiosks are revolutionizing industries. Healthcare Industry Healthcare and Medical Kiosks make medical training easier with all the helpful educational apps […]

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Optimizing Digital Kiosk Placement – 5 Strategies

Digital kiosk advancements enable companies and organizations to improve margins, increase customer satisfaction, and even increase job satisfaction for employees. Choosing the right hardware for a digital kiosk deployment is daunting enough, but choosing the right locations to place the hardware is just as critical to your project planning. In this article we will address […]

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How to Ensure Success with Kiosks

Kiosks are a significant investment for any business, so it’s important to plan and deploy them correctly for optimal results. When chosen properly and placed to maximize their use, kiosks offer a strong competitive advantage and exceptional return on investment. Love at first sight The first step toward success is to consider how kiosks’ features […]

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Can Kiosks Save the Self-Service Industry?

Hotels 51% of hotels already offer, or are planning to offer hospitality kiosks 34% Of travelers would be more likely to visit a hotel with self-check-in kiosks. Restaurants 96% Of 18-34 year olds report that having a kiosk in a restaurant is a benefit. 63% Of consumers would use a kiosk to place orders and pay for food […]

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Top Kiosk-Fueled Business Trends of 2013

In retrospect, 2013 was a year filled with advances in self-service kiosk technologies, which are evolving rapidly to solve real business issues in retail, healthcare, hospitality, and other sectors. In search of lower operating costs and better customer service, companies are migrating to kiosk-based business models worldwide, and the just-ended year saw strong interest in […]

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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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The Benefits of Deploying Virtual Receptionist Kiosks

Businesses are discovering the money-saving advantages of Olea’s Virtual Receptionist (VR) kiosks, which are increasingly used in hotel lobbies, office buildings and industrial parks, health care facilities and public events. The Virtual Receptionist first detects visitors, then greets and qualifies the customer, and then directs them to the appropriate destination within a business location. The […]

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Five Myths about Kiosks

Interactive kiosks are finding new and expanded uses across a wide range of business sectors including retail, healthcare, and travel, since they offer convenience for consumers and operating efficiencies for businesses. Kiosks can increase sales, reduce operating costs and improve customer service, yet businesspeople often misunderstand the potential benefits that can be achieved through the […]

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