3 Retail Digital Signage Ideas For 2021’s Peak Season

As we head into the Christmas holiday season, retailers are still facing unprecedented challenges with the new covid variant rules. While the number of bricks and mortar visits increases it is of the utmost importance for retailers to keep customers and colleagues safe. According to the VoucherCodes.co.uk Shopping for Christmas 2021 report, sales are predicted to exceed pre-pandemic levels for the…

Why Is It Always Good To Showcase User Reviews On Retail Digital Signage?

When it comes to buying something new, we always ask others or seek others' opinions. There is something about the validation of others that helps us make more confident buying decisions. When combined with digital signage, we believe that reviews can increase audience engagement while enhancing your marketing efforts simultaneously. How you market your product is important, and we put…

5 Retail Technologies to Watch Out for This Christmas Season 2021

Even before recent events, the retail and leisure industry was a difficult environment, particularly for retailers in UK shopping centres and on the high street. The last few months have simply intensified these challenges. The good news for the high street this Christmas is that online influence will wane slightly as one in three shoppers return to stores says Retail…

Why Post Social Media Snapshots on Your Digital Signage?

Digital signage continues to be a central marketing channel for small businesses and huge brands alike. In fact, data from Wired Release shows that the digital signage market is expected to reach $32.46 billion by 2025 ⁠— further proving how much marketers and brands trust this offline marketing channel. Having said that, an increasing amount of marketers have recently focused most of…

9 Third Party Apps and Hardware Integrations To Use With Digital Signage

What is Digital Signage? Digital signage is a type of signage that uses a screen, LCD, LED and projection technology to display media such as images and video. Digital signage can be found in shops, restaurants, hotels, universities and many buildings that we pass through daily. Recent developments in digital signage have taken a more interactive approach through technologies such…

‘Looking to get into a Technology Career?’ Q & A with James Wibberley

We caught up with SignStix's software support specialist, James Wibberley, a master at helping with technical issues and tieing up very important technical projects, to answer questions about his career path and how to break into the tech industry. Q. What made you pursue a career in technology? A. Computer games. I’m old enough to remember the era of the…

SignStix director, Emily Welch, features in July 2021 AV Magazine

This month's edition of AV Magazine features our Director, Emily Welch, who was interviewed for the story on Buying Advice for retailers as shoppers indulge in a bout of post-pandemic retail therapy. Savvy retailers realised long ago that competing head-on with e-commerce is a mug’s game. The smart approach is to marry the two channels and exploit the advantages of…

SignStix digital signage platform shortlisted for two AV 2021 Awards

SignStix's cloud-based digital signage platform has not just been shortlisted for one AV 2021 Award but two. SignStix is a finalist in the 'Retail Project of the Year' and 'Digital Signage Technology of the Year' categories, with its Data-Driven Digital Signage and Insight Systems Integration project.     The AV Awards is the benchmark for the highest possible professional standards…

SignStix digital signage platform named as a finalist in AV 2021 awards

Cloud-based digital signage platform SignStix has been shortlisted for the category of ‘Retail Project Of The Year’ by the AV 2021 Awards, which recognises the best AV and digital signage projects from around the world. SignStix's project with UK creative solutions partner Insight was picked out along with eight others including Krispy Kreme's flagship store and AO's digital in-store experiences.…