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Recent ‪@RouteResearch ‬Updates

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019

Maddie Cotterill

Euan Mackay, Route General Manager dropped us a quick note, pointing us in the general direction of a couple of insight / data pieces which Route has published in the last couple of weeks. The first is particularly timely, given the kick-off of the football season yesterday (“real football starts before the Premiership you know” […]

It’s Books Next For Our CEO Spotlights

Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Maddie Cotterill

As regular readers will know, on the last Friday in every month we feature in our CEO Spotlight, the biggest, brightest and most innovative DOOH media owners. This year we featured Simon Wall, Tractor Outdoor, Phil Daniel, Admedia, Managing Director Sales and Marketing, Chad Harris, Las Vegas Billboards and Phil Clemas, LUMO Co-Founder and CEO and John Partilla, […]

Microsoft Sets Opening Date For First UK Flagship Store

Monday, February 18th, 2019

Maddie Cotterill

Those who listened to ‘The Evolution and Proliferation of Digital Signage Into Every Day Life’ by Microsoft’s Creative Director Florin Gale at The Global Digital Signage Conference during London Digital Signage Week last year will know that Microsoft confirmed that they were to open a Flagship Store in London sometime during 2019. Some UK papers […]

#CES2019 @ShowStoppers LAUNCHIT

Sunday, January 6th, 2019

Maddie Cotterill

ShowStoppers LAUNCHIT, billed as a 2019 CES Press Day Power Session kicks off Monday, January 7, 2:30-4:30 p.m. at Mandalay Bay, one day before the (actual) #CES2019 show floor opens. Angel investors and venture capitalists have selected 12 of the hottest companies to take the stage at ShowStoppers LAUNCHIT, the eighth-annual official ‘pitch’ event for […]

#CES2019 @StampedeGlobal Gold Rush

Sunday, January 6th, 2019

Maddie Cotterill

Continuing to provide resellers with more growth opportunities than ever before, Stampede, the global leader in value added distribution, is kicking off its #CES2019 Gold Rush promotion with the first list of Gold Rush stops being announced on Monday, January 7 at Noon PST. Participating vendors include Flir, Incase, Incipio, LG, Lumens, NEC, Polaroid, Philips, […]

#CES2019 YouCam Showcases ‘Beauty 3.0’ #AI & #AR

Friday, January 4th, 2019

Maddie Cotterill

Perfect Corp., the creators of the award-winning virtual beauty app YouCam Makeup, is set to unveil their full spectrum of smart beauty tech innovations at #CES2019. The press release stated that Perfect Corp.’s new patent pending AI and AR solutions use deep learning and neural networks to automatically recognise shapes, colours, and skin pixels from […]

Hotel Room of the Future

Monday, October 1st, 2018

Maddie Cotterill

The Independent Hotel Show, billed as the business event for luxury and boutique hotels, that takes place at London’s Olympia on October 16-17, 2018 will reveal The Hotel Room of the Future. The installation has been designed by Two’s Company Interior Design based on research and roundtables with industry pioneers and so-called futurists. Nicholas Sunderland […]

Funding, Manufacturing, Planning, Advertising, Analyzing #SmartCities

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

During the new FULL DAY [digital] SMART CITIES CONFERENCE which will be held at BAFTA, London on Wednesday November 29, 2017, Prestonwood Trail Holdings’s Stephen Nesbit will be chairing an hour long panel, whose objective is to look at the #DOOH aspect of Smart Cities from multiple viewpoints; investing, advertising, manufacturing and deployment, measurement and analytics […]

The [digital] SMART CITIES CONFERENCE, London

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

A week tomorrow it will be the Ministry of New Media’s [digital] SMART CITIES CONFERENCE which will be held at BAFTA, London on Wednesday November 29, 2017. With presentations on New World Payphones and JCDecaux’s Smart London initiatives, a panel looking at Smart Cities from the multiple viewpoint of investing, advertising, manufacturing, deployment, measurement and analytics, a […]

New @WestgateOxford Digital Offer From @JCDecaux_UK

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Maddie Cotterill

JCDecaux, the market leader in Digital Out-of-Home (DOOH), is the media partner for Oxford’s new premium, leisure destination, Westgate Shopping Centre. The GBP 500 million development is the city’s premium shopping and leisure destination. Scott Parsons, Managing Director, Retail at Landsec, said “The redevelopment of Westgate Shopping Centre has been a key part of the […]