Innovative Unattended Points of Sale

Kasavana, Michael
September 2004
Hospitality Upgrade;Fall2004, p136
Trade Publication
Focuses on advancements in automatic merchandising or vending applications, highlighting potential impact on products and services that promote guest loyalty in the hospitality marketplace. V-commerce; Self-check-in/check-out kiosks; Steps involved in a typical kiosk-based check in; Products and services offered by in-house business centers; Trend toward self-service technologies.


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