American Disability Act (ADA) Regulations for Retails

Melanie Swann, Lead Ergonomist recently completed a piece of work in the USA assessing a customer’s compliance with the amended Americans with Disabilities Act (2010), and compiled this  blog to help US based retailers comply with ADA regulations. Given the litigious nature of the American public it is important that...

5 ways in which tablet technology is transforming the food & beverage

On October 26, 2018, Posted by , In Uncategorised, With No Comments
The use of tablet devices in the food and drink service sector has been growing for some time. This blog looks at some of the ways in which they can be utilized to improve the dining or drinking experience for customers, make life easier for staff and managers, and how...

Four reasons why hotels should utilize in-room tablets

Tablets are not exactly new in the hospitality sector, but more and more hotels and chains are seeing the value and benefits of installing tablet devices inside rooms to transform the customer’s experience throughout their stay. We have compiled some of the top reasons for this growth and outlined the...

Accessibility is a right, not an option

On October 9, 2018, Posted by , In Ergonomic design, By ,, , With No Comments
One of the most common requests that we receive is for guidance to help ensure accessibility for all people. Firstly, the definition of accessibility is the degree to which a product, device, service, or environment is available to as many people as possible. It is also considered to be the...

Bringing the SpacePole touch to HP’s Engage One (ElitePOS) point of sale system

In support of the launch of the sleek and versatile HP Engage One (ElitePOS) point of sale system, we are delighted to announce the release of our Engage One screen mount adaptor which enables compatibility with our market leading SpacePole Essentials range of technology mounting solutions. By combining the great...

OpenSpace A-Frame: Maximizing the tablet revolution

A recent survey from Planet Retail noted that those organizations that utilized technology that resonated with their staff and customers would provide the customer journey that today’s 24/7 consumer demands. The current drive for convergence between online and in-store is providing the ideal platform for tablets to deliver that in-store...

Looking good at Ralph Lauren

When your brand is all about style and sophistication, the physical store needs to reflect that look. At the point of sale, a compact and ergonomic layout of the technology is a must. It is what the customer would expect of such a prominent fashion brand, and one that should...

SpacePole enables the best in customer service at Retail Now 2018

In a world where retail must seamlessly provide a multichannel experience that allows for the customer to buy in a way that suits them, providing a in experience in-store that matches what the customer finds on line, is vital. Hardware for both static and mobile applications must be optimized to...

Six reasons why tablets are essential at exhibitions

With Retail Now upon us, We thought it might be a good time to look at the increasing roles that tablets can play in all aspects of trade shows such as this – from information points, lead takers and visitor check-in terminals to the solutions on show themselves around the...

Success in Retail is all about Relevance and Convergence

With large shows like Retail Now and the  RBTE at London’s Olympia upon us, the current talk in retail is of relevance and convergence. Many retailers have taken quite a hit in recent months as winter dragged its way through to a dismal Easter that kept footfall out of the...