SignStix Named Among 50 Global Tech Start-Ups Powering The New Retail World

The Discovery 50 report, published this week by RWRC, showcases the world’s top tech start-ups and shines a light on innovative solutions that can support the retail sector – both during the pandemic and in the future. Top 50 judged and shortlisted by a panel of retail and business experts Start-ups launched on, or after, January 1, 2013, and have…

Digital Signage in Healthcare

Digital signage is providing the healthcare industry with the flexibility of deploying important communications within seconds. Traditionally, healthcare facilities have deployed digital signage to inform visitors about the facility, to provide wellness tips and other news or key updates regarding health issues and treatment. Forward-thinking organisations, however, are recognising the potential to deliver targeted information to their staff at the…

SignStix Launches New Website For 2020

We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website. Our old website was hugely successful over its 4-year lifespan, but with the new website, we wanted to create new content, restructure the navigation, enhance the user experience and push the boundaries with our brand identity. We started the redesigning project by conducting research into our website’s analytics to…

3 Digital Signage Technology Predictions for Retailers in 2020

The approach of the New Year does not just mean the end of 2019, it means the end of an entire decade. It’s now time to reflect on the closing year and make our predictions for interactive and intelligent digital signage in 2020! We want to say a big thank you to all our customers, partners and readers. 2019 would…

5 Tips for Using your Video Wall Effectively

It is common these days to spot new technological innovations lining the walls and streets. One of these is the video wall, a series of panels or LED's lined together to create one large screen. You may have seen it lining walls in shopping malls, hospitals, airports, workplaces and educational institutions, advertising one thing or another. Generating content for a…

‘National Techies Day’ Q & A with Gaz Rowntree

Q. What made you pursue a career in technology? A. My Grandad and Dad were utter geeks. Grandad Rowntree would make kite aerials and radio transmitters that would break records for being able to chat to people by bouncing signals off the moon. My Dad was busy making huge guitar amps and one of the first groups of commercial programmers in the…

SignStix 3.3 Release Notes

We are delighted to announce the release of SignStix version 3.3. Following the team's move to a spacious new office and demo suite in Central Leeds, this release adds several great new features to enhance the SignStix experience further. Power Tools Until now, some of the most powerful functionality in SignStix was only available to expert users willing to try…

RBTE 2017: SignStix, Selectronic and Toshiba GCS Join Forces to Showcase Latest Retail Innovations

SignStix has returned from another successful year exhibiting at the Retail Business Technology Expo. London’s Retail Business Technology Expo (RBTE) is Europe’s must-attend event for retail and hospitality, offering strategic and tactical advice to organisations, covering topics and solutions such as eCommerce, digital signage, customer engagement, loyalty, mobile apps, analytics and much more. The event is held adjacent to the…

How Digital Improves Communications in the Workplace

If you were to ask any employer what they would like to see from their workforce, answers such as ‘loyal’, ‘driven,’ and ‘committed’ would most likely be the most popular – not forgetting, of course, the age-old ‘always willing to go the extra mile.’ It is a natural ambition for any corporation to aim for high levels of productivity from…

The Benefits of DOOH Signage

“Of the estimated £20billion spent in the UK on advertising in 2015, £6.3billion is predicted to have been digital.” – Creative Industries Digital-Out-Of-Home (DOOH) advertising is a rapidly growing industry that is emerging as a hugely popular channel for consumers and advertisers alike. In 2014, the total spend on outdoor advertising increased by 3%, exceeding the £1billion mark for the first…