LAS VEGAS -- 365 Retail Markets has won a gold iSpot Innovation Award in the kiosk category for its second-generation SmartHub Gen II self-checkout kiosk. The company will be among the innovators honored at next week's National Automatic Merchandising Association OneShow here.
Recognized for its role in leading the industry forward through technology, image and creativity, 365 Retail Markets is one of two dozen companies that will receive the industry's iSpot Innovation Awards in eight categories at a ceremony during the annual NAMA membership meeting. It will take place on Thursday, April 26, at 8:30 a.m. in the Venetian Theatre of the headquarters Venetian Hotel. | SEE STORY
Separately, Troy, MI-based 365 Retail Markets has partnered with Kraft Foods, General Mills, AdvancePierre and MEI to give away a fully functional self-checkout micromarket to a current vending or foodservice business.
It will be comprised of a 365SmartHub self-checkout system, security system, a minimum of two single-door coolers, fixtures, signage and merchandising millwork. In addition to the equipment and fixtures, the 365 Retail team will provide the services and support necessary to design and implement the micromarket at a selected customer location.
According to 365 Retail Markets, the free micromarket will be capable of generating $100,000 a year in revenue, with 23% net to the operator.
Go to http://www.winamarket.com/details for more information.