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The Global Digital Signage Conference

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

The first ever Global Digital Signage Conference will take place Thursday May 11, 2017 during London Digital Signage Week. We’ll be announcing our first tranche of speakers and make more details available very soon; location, pricing, booking details etc. It’s a full day conference which will take place in Central London. London Digital Signage Week […]

Holly Grissom joins @Formetco

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Holly Grissom has joined the Digital Sales Team at Formetco, Inc.. Holly will be concentrating her efforts on the West Coast territory. She’s a graduate of Florida State University, has worked at the Florida Department of Transportation and most recently served as the Public Service/Communication Director for the Florida Outdoor Advertising Association, where she coordinated […]

Simon Worthington join @ExterionMediaUK

Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Exterion Media, Europe’s largest privately owned Out-of-Home (OOH) company, this week announced the appointment of Simon Worthington to the newly created role of Group Director of Commercial Initiatives, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A). Simon Worthington will be responsible for inorganic growth and acquisitions, working with Group MDs and the Group Development Director to assess opportunities across […]

XTD to Launch India Trial in April

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

XTD, the owner and operator of cross-track video systems for metro rail, will launch a trial of its system in the metro rail network of New Delhi, India, in April. XTD announced the initial agreement for the New Delhi system trial in partnership with one of India’s largest outdoor media companies, TDI International, in September […]

#SmartBenchUK & @MKTG_UK’s Urban Partnerships Supports Cancer Research

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

CANCER RESEARCH UK has joined forces with smart city business Strawberry Energy and MKTG to launch a network of Smart Benches with contactless technology in time for World Cancer Day on February 4, 2017. The solar-powered benches enhance public spaces by providing mobile device charging ports and free Wi-Fi access, as well as a place […]

Elevision Media LLC Chooses @BroadSign

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

BroadSign International, LLC’s automated digital out-of-home software has been selected by Elevision Media LLC to power its network of DOOH displays inside commercial and residential elevators. More than 600 displays in 125 towers across the United Arab Emirates will be converted by February 1, 2017. With 100% market share in the elevator vertical, Elevision plans […]

#ISE2017 @EloTouch Endless Aisle Stuff & More

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Elo tell us that at #ISE2017 this time around they’ll be announcing partnership installations with developers for companies including: – Veritas retail chain – an omnichannel application with Centric Eton Shirts – showcasing endless aisle and in-store ecommerce application with Touchtech (software). Dutch Railroads Amsterdam – a point of information with selfie possibility with AmbiSoft […]

New York Digital Signage Week 2017

Monday, January 30th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

This year, New York Digital Signage Week will take place October 30 to November 3, 2017. The DailyDOOH Investor Conference will take place on either the Tuesday or Thursday that week. Information about last year’s New York Digital Signage Week can be found here. More events will be announced here shortly.

Retail Business Technology Expo, London May 8-9, 2017

Saturday, January 28th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Retail Business Technology Expo, Retail Design Expo and Retail Digital Signage Expo have increasingly, been hugely successful events. Last year in London, 15,452 visitors attended all three exhibitions – a 28% uplift on the year before, including, we are told, 2,156 who attended from overseas! All THREE events take place Monday and Tuesday May 8-9, 2017 as […]

Planar Systems Finalises NaturalPoint Acquisition

Friday, January 27th, 2017

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Planar Systems, a Leyard company has announced the finalization of the merger agreement with NaturalPoint, the global leader in optical tracking and motion capture solutions. The acquisition, which was announced on November 8, 2016, brings together leaders in complementary technologies to increase attention on the high growth and strategic opportunities in augmented and virtual reality […]