Interactive kiosks are termed as those kiosks which are used by the personnel at airports and subways. Interactive kiosks were earlier deployed and were first introduced in the early year 1977. Hence, such an old date of the introduction of interactive kiosks doesn’t make them a new concept completely.
Although, the rising number of developments that have take place in the global interactive kiosk market over the past few years have led to put them in such a league that is relatively more ahead of what the overall interactive kiosks were a decade ago. In addition to this, interactive kiosks being directly affected by both consumer needs and technological developments, the global interactive kiosk market is gaining preference as an integral part of the most of the locations, businesses and organizations where the humans are in surging need for guidance and information.
A most important motive of most of the market players in the global interactive kiosks market is that they furnish efficient use of interactive kiosks in order to enhance their overall market presence and product sales or services. This is one of the major factors which is creating impetus in the global interactive kiosk market as the overall growth of the global market is directly proportional to the increasing demand for efficient and comparatively more better methods of information dissemination. Thus, the increasing growth of the global interactive kiosks market over the forecast period is projected to be directly based on the overall capability of the kiosk systems in order to dispense material or information in order to conduct hassle free and feasible transactions in the most efficient and the fastest possible time and manner.
The global interactive kiosk market can be segmented on the basis of type, component, geography and industry. On the basis of component, the global interactive kiosk market can be bifurcated into software component and hardware component. On the basis of type, the global interactive kiosk market can be divided into currency & coin counter, self service machine, ATMs and vending machine. Based on industry, the global interactive kiosk market can be classified into healthcare, retail, government, BFSI, hospitality, transportation and entertainment. On the basis of region, the global interactive kiosk market can be segmented into North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East & Africa and Asia Pacific. The robust demand especially in the Asia Pacific region is anticipated to be one of the key driving factors for the overall growth of the global market. Moreover, China is further projected to account for the highest share in the global market and is anticipated to maintain its lead in the overall demand during the forecast period. This can be attributed to rapid industrialization and rising urbanization during the past few years. The markets in various other developing economies such as Brazil, Russia, Poland, Indonesia, New Zealand, Argentina, Korea and India among others are also anticipated to witness a rapid growth throughout the forecast period. Moreover to this, rising per capita disposable income and surge in the global economy is also another key factor which is
Key players operating in the global market are focusing on some of the major market strategies such as collaborations and acquisitions, partnerships, mergers, in order to keep hold in the ever competitive global market. In addition, they are concentrating on gaining hold on the local players to strengthen their goodwill as well as to enhance their market reach in the global market.
Some of the major players in the global interactive kiosks market include Phoenix Kiosk, IBM Corp., KIOSK Information Systems, Inc. and IER SAS among others.
The global interactive kiosk market can be segmented
On the basis of type
• Currency & coin counter
• Self service machine
• Vending machine
On the basis of component
• Software component
• hardware component
On the basis of industry
• Transportation and entertainment
On the basis of region
• North America
• Latin America
• Middle East & Africa
• Asia Pacific