Tag Archives: kiosk

The Best in Interactive Technology and Digital Signage

The nonprofit Digital Screenmedia Association recently announced its annual DSA Industry Excellence Awards for digital signage, mobile, and self-service kiosk technology. As reported by Selfserviceworld.com: “The awards covered a wide spectrum, ranging from educational digital signage kiosks in a children’s park to … Continue reading

Posted in Part 3: Targeting Customers and Gathering Information, Part 5: Managing a Retail Business, Part 6: Merchandise Management and Pricing, Part 7: Communicating with the Customer, Technology in Retailing, Video Clips (non-career) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

France’s Orchestra Using Technology to Save Out-of-Stock Losses

Like many firms, French children’s apparel retailer Orchestra has had to deal with dissatisfied customers when store merchandise is out of stock. Now, it has come up with a solution. As reported by SelfServiceWorld.com: “Until recently, if a shopper needed a … Continue reading

Posted in Global Retailing, Part 3: Targeting Customers and Gathering Information, Part 5: Managing a Retail Business, Part 6: Merchandise Management and Pricing, Part 7: Communicating with the Customer, Technology in Retailing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Redbox Instant Goes Live

Redbox (owned by Coinstar) has been planning to expand beyond its video-rental vending machines to the online streaming of movies for quite a while. Now, that is a reality as Coinstar and Verizon have partnered to form Redbox Instant by … Continue reading

Posted in Online Retailing, Part 2: Ownership, Strategy Mix, Online, Nontraditional, Part 3: Targeting Customers and Gathering Information, Part 4: Store Location Planning, Part 5: Managing a Retail Business, Part 6: Merchandise Management and Pricing, Part 7: Communicating with the Customer, Technology in Retailing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment