Digital signage engaging customers in growing foodservice landscape

Digital signage engaging customers in growing foodservice landscape
While indoor digital menu boards have become increasingly common in the QSR and fast casual spaces, digital signage is expanding outdoors as well. While it is important for digital signage to become a staple for any outdoor operation, as 60-70 percent …
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Wisconsin ice cream shops scoop up digital signage
Wisconsin-based "super-premium" ice cream chain Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream has deployed Mvix digital menu boards at its locations, according to an announcement from digital signage provider Mvix. According to Mvix, for restaurants digital signage is …
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Reduce Menu Labeling Headaches!
“Leveraging digital menu boards to communicate accurate nutrition information is an ideal solution for most restaurant and foodservice operators,” said Rodrick Glass, EVP of Business Development for Allure Global. He continued, “The operational and …
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NCH Medical Group Adds 4th Gastroenterologist to its Growing Team

Arlington Heights, Ill. (PRWEB) January 23, 2013

Northwest Community Healthcare’s (NCH) Medical Group has expanded its network of expert doctors as it welcomes Gastroenterologist Ami Shah Behara, MD, MS. The addition of Dr. Behara expands NCH Medical Group’s gastroenterology practice to four specialists in treating disorders of the digestive system at four convenient locations in the northwest suburbs.

Dr. Behara has been in practice since 2010 and is board-certified in gastroenterology and internal medicine. She will treat patients at the NCH Medical Group office at 199 W. Rand Road in Mount Prospect. Dr. Behara earned her Doctor of Medicine degree in 2003 from Northeastern Ohio University’s College of Medicine. Her chief residency was performed at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. Dr. Behara is fluent in English and Gujarati.

NCH Medical Group offers a broad range of physician services. In addition to primary care internal medicine (patients 14+ years of age) and family practice physicians (pediatric through senior ages), other physician specialties of NCH Medical Group include dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, neurology and rheumatology. In addition to medical office-based care, NCH Medical Group has physicians specializing in treating patients in the hospital, and others who focus treatment on patients in extended care rehabilitation facilities. To ensure optimum collaboration and continuity of care, all of the NCH Medical Group physicians involved in the patient’s care at the doctor’s office, the hospital, and extended care facilities share access to patient electronic medical records across all locations.

Patients of the NCH Medical Group can go online to request doctor appointments, ask questions, download and complete registration forms prior to their office visits, and register for free health seminars. To help individuals better manage their urgent and day-to-day healthcare needs, NCH has launched MyNCH, a robust mobile app for Apple devices. The MyNCH app features real-time, estimated wait times at NCH’s Emergency Room and Immediate Care Centers. Patients can send messages to their physicians, request appointments, and view past and future appointments.

NCH Medical Group physician offices are located in Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Mount Prospect, Palatine and Schaumburg. To learn more about the NCH Medical Group, and to view physician bios and videos, visit To find a trusted physician, community members also can call HealthConnection at 847.618.4YOU (4968).

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About NCH Medical Group

NCH Medical Group is the physician group belonging to the Northwest Community Healthcare comprehensive, patient-centered system of care that serves more than 350,000 outpatients each year, as well as nearly 30,000 inpatients treated annually at the 496-bed acute care hospital in Arlington Heights. NCH Medical Group treats approximately 60,000 patients each year from the northwest suburbs of Chicago. The practice has 68 doctors, representing primary care internal medicine, gastroenterology, dermatology, endocrinology, neurology and rheumatology.

Growing Advertising Budgets Drive the Global Market for Digital Signage Systems, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.

San Jose, California (PRWEB) November 10, 2014

Follow us on LinkedIn – Newspapers, magazines, radio, and television have been traditional means of disseminating information, and news. Technology developments over the years have helped redefine mass communication by revolutionizing the way in which organizations can relay information to large segments of population at the same time. Advanced technologies that have emerged over the years have enabled dynamic information delivery, and have accelerated the pace at which information can be delivered to target audiences. Digital signage system represents a progressive advancement that combines power of digital displays such as LCDs and LEDs with efficient content management and digital media distribution. Digital signage is a specialized form of silvercasting where digital multimedia content such as images, video, and streaming media can be displayed at public places for advertising or information purpose. Evolving since the mid-90s, digital signage systems now represent one of the most potent channels for displaying media at key public spaces such transit points, stadiums, museums, retail outlets, and hotels & restaurants, among others.

Growth and acceptance in the market is driven by the ability of digital signage to attract the right audiences. Digital signs for Digital-Out-of-Home Advertising (DOOH) especially flaunt the potential to enable advertisers to reach consumers at multiple touchpoints, context and environment thus amplifying the advertising impact. Constant bombarding of consumers with advertising media content at Point-of-Sale, Point-of-Wait, and Point-of-Transit, help target consumers with media content all through the day. Public places, such as, train stations, subways or bus stops/shelters, also prove to be typical areas where digital signage systems can be used to target the right audience. The amplification of marketing impact made possible through this medium provides a high return on investment (ROI) and thereby a business case for these systems. Digital signage systems are best suited for in-store promotion and for building brand identity.

Continued penetration of digital signage as an effective advertising platform for dynamic two-way communication, will be supported by effervescent innovations in affordable, flat-panel display panels, and development of interactive displays, augmented reality, gesture control, and built-in digital signage social network. Near-Field Communications (NFC) technology is also helping revolutionize the way audience interact with digital signage systems thereby improving their overall marketing impact. Advent of hybrid digital signage systems wherein digital signs are augmented with the interactivity of digital kiosks will further benefit market prospects in the coming years.

As stated by the new market research report on Digital Signage Systems, the United States represents the largest market worldwide. Asia-Pacific, with a CAGR of 23.9% over the analysis period, ranks as the fastest growing market led by factors such as increasing ad spending by businesses, burgeoning retail sector, and growing government budgets for improving the public communication infrastructure. Digital Signage Software represents the fastest growing product market driven by the rising prominence of analytics.

Key players covered in the report include Barco N.V., BrightSign LLC, Daktronics Inc., Dynasign, Extron Electronics, Four Winds Interactive LLC, LG Corporation, Nanonation Inc., NEC Corporation, NEXCOM International Co. Ltd., Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., Scala Inc., Sharp Corporation, SIIG Inc., and Sony Corporation, among others.

The research report titled “Digital Signage Systems: A Global Strategic Business Report” announced by Global Industry Analysts Inc., provides a comprehensive review of market trends, issues, drivers, mergers, acquisitions and other strategic industry activities of global companies. The report provides market estimates and projections for all major geographic markets such as the US, Canada, Japan, Europe (France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia and Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (China, India, South Korea and Rest of Asia-Pacific), the Middle East, and Latin America (Brazil and Rest of Latin America). Product segments analyzed in the report include Digital Signage Displays, Digital Signage Set Top Boxes & Media Players, Digital Signage Software, and Others.

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