U.K. pharmacy chain pilots kiosks in premium stores

Lloydspharmacy in the U.K. has installed health and product focused interactive touchscreen kiosks in a number of its premium stores.

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Samsung Galaxy S4 reinvents the barcode

The new smartphone adds features tailored to mCommerce.

Meet NCR's Mobile Shopper (Video)

The smartphone app enables in-aisle scanning and mobile payments at the self-checkout.

Motorola's imaging scanner looks to make a lasting impression (Video)

The company said its six-sided biopic imaging scanner is future-ready with smartphone integration and RFID.

Technical challenges to NFC implementation: Lessons from the aviation industry

From passport readers to frequent flyer cards, NFC in aviation calls for the highest level of security.

Top uses for kiosks in the hospitality industry

The hospitality industry has obviously seen its share of challenges as travel and leisure budgets still border on "non-existent" for many Americans. Although the slumping economy has caused some industries to contract, hospitality is not a fad.

Show proves customer-facing tech going strong

KioskCom officials say attendance was up significantly from last fall.

More from the floor of Self Service Expo

A look at other new tech and tools from KioskCom.

Eye kiosk stands above the crowd as KioskCom Las Vegas wraps

SoloHealth's EyeSite sticks out among the record number of exhibitors at the Self Service Expo and The Digital Signage Show.

Self Service Expo exhibitors drive show to next level

Las Vegas show draws the right kind of traffic for exhibitors and attendees.

A deeper look at Self Service Expo

Self Service World continues its coverage of the 2007 Las Vegas show.

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Turkey's largest bank takes to Wincor cash recyclers

Turkey's largest bank in terms of assets, Türkiye Is Bankasi, has ordered 335 CINEO cash recycling systems from Wincor Nixdorf. The company will also provide software applications and a service contact for hardware and software maintenance. In addition to the...

Kiosks help Black Cat fireworks customers celebrate Independence Day

Black Cat fireworks recently turned to custom audio-visual kiosks in order to assist customers in their purchasing decisions. Frederick, Md.-based Kiosk Group supplied 52 fireworks retailers with "Cat Scan" kiosks — allowing customers to scan barcodes on Black Cat products...

Digital imaging scanner released by Datalogic

Datalogic, providers of retail checkout scanning technology, has announced the availability of the Magellan 9800i scanner-scale, a fully digital, multiplane solution for high volume checkouts. With digital imagers in all planes, the 9800i reads both 1D and 2D bar codes...

Handheld barcode scanner released by AML

AML, manufacturers of stationary kiosks and barcode scanners, has introduced its new LDX10 handheld computer with DC Suite software. The LDX10 is a handheld computer with an integrated barcode scanner designed for light- to medium-duty barcode data collection applications such...

Frustrated mother creates Swift Shopper mobile shopping app

Naomi Wilson, a mother of four who became frustrated with the grocery store experience, created a mobile shopping application that she says simplifies the retail checkout process. The Swift Shopper app for smartphones enables shoppers to scan barcodes on each...

AIS intros multitouch panel PC

American Industrial Systems Inc. announced the release of an 18.5-inch all-in-one touchscreen panel PC.

Frankfurt Airport lands more self-service with wayfinding kiosks

Passengers at Frankfurt Main Airport have plenty of self-service at their fingertips, according to a report on futuretravelexperience.com, thanks in large part to its "Great to Have You Here!" program. Frankfurt Airport's latest technology innovation comes in the form of intelligent information and wayfinding kiosks.

Denver Walmarts testing Scan & Go

Shoppers at nearly 40 Walmart stores in Denver are testing the retail giant's Scan & Go checkout app, according to a report on thedenverchannel.com. 7NEWS reporter Amanda Kost tried the app for herself, citing few errors with the system. To...

Tesco to deploy 'scan as you shop' at more locations

The U.K. chain store Tesco is planning a national rollout of scan-as-you-shop devices after a successful trial, according to a recent article on thegrocer.co.uk.  The portable scanning system was piloted in 60 stores, with plans to expand to another 40 before Christmas, the article reported.

Reading made easy in New York library

Readers at the Sayville Public Library in Sayville, New York, will be able to quickly check out books when the library's RFID program is finished. And the security system will also make it tough for people to smuggle out books,...

NCR, Integrated Technology Group partner for library self-checkout solution

DAYTON, Ohio — NCR Corp. has announced a partnership with Integrated Technology Group to offer a library self-checkout solution in North America.

Direct Source, Source Technologies to deploy interactive kiosks

NEW YORK — Source Technologies Inc., a Charlotte, N.C.-based provider of integrated solutions for managing intelligent self-service kiosks, and Direct Source Inc., a Chanhassen, Minn.-based provider of retail kiosk integration, deployment and services, have announced a partnership to provide tier-1...

NCR scanner boosts self-checkout speed

DAYTON, Ohio — Consumers who hate to wait may soon be able to check out faster thanks to NCR's RealScan 78OFX scanner. The scanner, included in NCR's FastLane self-checkout solutions, will be on display at the National Retail Federation's Annual Convention & Expo, Jan.

Microcom, IBM to automate license-plate renewals in Canada

LEWIS CENTER, Ohio —Microcom Corp. and IBM have announced plans to let drivers renew their license-plate registrations at self-service kiosks throughout the province of Ontario, Canada.

The planning puzzle

Master these five keys to ensure successful self-service rollout.

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