Pixel Point is using digital signage to modernize the Ontario Legislature

Most tech companies like to emphasize digital technology's superiority over more tactile or analogue alternatives, but Pixel Point Digital Inc. would rather its audience didn't forget about the human element - a sentiment

Published on: July 21st, 2017 ITBusiness Staff

The Beer Store replaces ‘Beer Wall’ with digital kiosks

With the May 24 weekend that is the unofficial kickoff to summer having just passed us by, many Ontarians likely had their first encounter with The Beer Store's new digital approach to browsing

Published on: May 24th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Userful brings unique digital signage to Tampa Bay Lightning stadium

The Amalie Arena, home to the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning, recently added a series of video walls to its hallways, lounges, and above the field - and the presence of hockey isn't their

Published on: April 21st, 2016 Jackie Atkins

Calgary’s Userful helps ViewSonic customers stitch together video walls

ViewSonic’s new digital signs have image resolution that rivals real life, but they are easier to install than before thanks to a partnership with Userful, a Calgary-based company that develops display software. At

Published on: March 17th, 2016 David Hamilton

New Sharp professional grade LED displays geared for around-the-clock operations

Sharp Electronics of Canada has expanded its lineup of digital signage solutions with the launch of a number of new displays by its Business Solutions Division. Sharp has launched the new PN-E Series

Published on: March 10th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

10 insights on customer engagement from the Digital Trends Showcase

Digital media providers collaborated to showcase a range of engagement scenarios during the Digital Trends Showcase (DTS) in Toronto, Oct. 7 and 8, for over 450 pre-registered brand, media and supply professionals. The

Published on: October 14th, 2014 Lyle Bunn

Digital signage solutions spur customer engagement, interaction

At the Digital Trends Showcase in Toronto, the next generation in digital signage is about more than just displaying images - it seeks to be interactive and engaging. Adidas and its golf line

Published on: October 8th, 2014 Brian Jackson

HP showcases new touch-screen, budget options for digital signage

So-called digital signage - or in layman's terms, the practice of putting big screen TVs inside a customer-facing business location - has become almost ubiquitous over the last five years. Starting Monday, Hewlett-Packard

Published on: January 15th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Digital signage solutions for small business

Digital signage needn't just be for large business. Hewlett-Packard Co. has announced two new, more affordable media players that, connected to a digital signage display, can help smaller business provide information and sales opportunities to

Published on: March 1st, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Screach taps journalists for inbound marketing push

This is the eighth article in a continuing monthly series chronicling the growth path of Screach, a startup based in Newcastle upon Tyne in England’s North East. Screach is an interactive digital media platform that

Published on: September 10th, 2012 Francis Moran

Canadian Blood Services experiments with digital signage

Canadian Blood Services is partnering with ScreenScape to develop a place-based media network that will power digital displays at their permanent collection sites and bring its messaging to their donors and staff across

Published on: May 30th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Making waves in radio and television

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette In our last post, we caught up with Screenreach Interactive founder and CEO Paul Rawlings on his way out the door to attend the Digital Signage Investor Conference in New York. We

Published on: November 23rd, 2011 Francis Moran

Digital signage: Telling the right story to drive customer acquisition

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette When we caught up with Screenreach Interactive founder and CEO Paul Rawlings, he was in the midst of packing for a trip to New York, where he was

Published on: November 17th, 2011 Francis Moran

Mac’s Convenience installs Bluetooth-powered marketing

Canadians that walk into a Mac's Convenience Stores Inc. location later this year might look up and glance an ad for a refreshing cola on a large digital signage display as they simultaneously

Published on: January 12th, 2011 Brian Jackson