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Scala at MPV Retail Show in Paris

From April 1-3, Scala attended the MPV Retail Show in Paris with Partner TMM.
MPV is the event for retail marketing professionals. Organized every 2 years in Paris on behalf of POPAI France, this business event brings together all the professions involved in analyzing, activating and facilitating the act of buying … Read More »


Jyskebank.tv wins DSA award

The Digital Screenmedia Association has announced that the jyskebank.tv LIVE project is the winner of a DSA Industry Excellence Award in the Best Financial Services Digital Signage category.

Jyske Bank is the first non-media company in the world to launch a news channel that will keep their employees and customers updated on the … Read More »



Why you should bet on Scala at DSE 2014

Join Scala at DSE 2014
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There’s only one group of guaranteed winners in Las Vegas: the attendees of DSE 2014. Hailed as the largest international tradeshow for digital signage, anyone pacing the show floor is sure to be swooned by the endless rows of exhibitions. Standing out is about as … Read More »



Scala’s Connected Store runs easily with Shuttle Players at NRF

Scala’s Connected Store runs easily with Shuttle Players at NRF

Shuttle Computer Group’s DS61 digital signage players proved to be a welcome addition to Scala’s exhibit at NRF 2014. Shuttle’s players performed extremely well and made the Scala’s digital in-store experience presentation content, The Connected Store, easy to deliver and operated … Read More »



Scala shows how to “connect & engage” with customers at ISE 2014.

Interaction and omni-channel solutions are at the heart of Scala’s booth at Integrated Systems Europe 2014. Scala will showcase several solutions which encourage visitors to interact by means of tablets, mobile phones and even hand gestures. Visit booth K182 in hall 8 at the RAI exhibition & congress centre in … Read More »



10 Reasons Customers Hate Your Store

“New customers may make up close to 90% of holiday shoppers, but less than 9% will return in the subsequent 45 days.”  - Nomi

Oh, the holidays. They bring out the shopper in all of us. Deals are so good you simply have to make the trip. But if your store … Read More »


Digital Interaction at the Take Away Expo in London

At the Takeaway Innovation Expo in London – 28-29 November 2013, visitors learned how dynamic and attractive digital menu boards can grab the audience’s attention and will give their business a competitive advantage.

Besides exhibiting at the Takeaway exhibition, Scala hosted several workshops on Digital Signage. Using examples of brands such … Read More »



Scala in the center of retail at congress and trade show in Berlin

At 20 and 21 November Scala attended Deutscher Handelskongress (German Retail Congress) and trade fair Retail World together with partner Microsoft. The events took place for the 13th time in Hotel Maritim in Berlin.

About 1.200 decision makers from German retail attended this top congress to network, discuss an get information. … Read More »



Giant 107 square metre videowall launched at Odeon Leicester Square

NEC Display Solutions Europe have installed one of the largest displays of its kind in a public square – a LED digital display measuring 107 square metres, driven by Beaver Group technology using Scala software – on the facade of the ODEON Leicester Square in London’s West End.

The huge display … Read More »



Scala with Microsoft at EHI Technology Days, Germany

About 530 visitors attended this year’s EHI Technology Days in Cologne, Germany at 5 and 6 November. Top decision makers met each other at the largest Conference for trade technology in the D-A-CH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland). Many of them visited the stand of Microsoft and Scala, and learned about … Read More »



ON DEMAND Webinar: The Neiman Marcus In-Store Customer Engagement Roadmap

Be sure to watch this on demand webinar from Scala, Neiman Marcus, Microsoft and RIS!
Description:

Retailers face a unique challenge in today’s environment; In-store customer engagement has become a top priority as retailers refocus their efforts on bringing their stores to life. However, technology budgets are such that an engagement platform … Read More »


Gitex Technology Week in Dubai

From October 20-24 the 33rd edition of Gitex Technology Week took place at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The theme of 2013 was “Lets Create, Disrupt and Re-imagine Together”. In several stands Scala Software was used to display content. Scala’s partner AIMS was present to tell visitors more about digital signage … Read More »



Liam Venter – sponsored by Scala – powers through to historic Monza podium

Johannesburg-born teenager becomes the first South African single-seater driver to stand on the Monza podium since Jody Scheckter in 1979

Liam Venter battled through to take a historic podium result during the seventh and penultimate round in the 2013 European Formula 3 Open championship at Monza in Italy on October … Read More »



Great New Additions with Scala Digital Signage

Stunning model Sophie Anderton brought Westfield London to a show stopping halt this week, almost 20 years after her debut in Gossard’s iconic 90s poster campaign.

The campaign recreates Sophie’s original pose on a bed of hay, which caused a stir when it first appeared 17 years ago.

The campaign is running … Read More »



Digital signage in health clubs in Greece

Holmes Place is a premium wellness brand that has been operating health clubs for over 30 years and serves over 250,000 members. Widely considered today to be the leading premium brand in Continental Europe, its portfolio of over 75 clubs across 10 countries continues to grow. The Holmes Place offering … Read More »


Jyske Bank uses Scala to deliver award winning TV

On October 1st Danish Bank, Jyske Bank, launched its new News channel which will bring up-to-date financial news to its Danish branches and online via jyskebank.tv.

Jyske Bank is the first non-media company in the world to launch a news channel that will keep their employees and customers updated on the … Read More »



International Scala Conference 2013 was Full of Revelations!

The International Scala Conference, which took place in Amsterdam on September 25 and 26 was a tremendous success!

In total 293 attended the event at the Zuiderkerk, a former church built in 1611.

The conference opened with a Gospel Choir, an upbeat start to the conference that created high energy that continued … Read More »



International Scala Conference Awards 2013

Scala is pleased to announce the 2013 International Scala Conference Awards in the following categories:

Most players deployed:

Rikstoto

Rikstoto is the most well-known horsebetting company in Norway, with 1800 locations and more than 4000 players.

 

Best performing new partner:

AVC Group

AVC Media from the UK specializes in brand asset management for clients seeking innovative … Read More »



Scala attends OVAB Digital Signage Conference Munich

At 18 and 19 September Scala attended OVAB Digital Signage Conference in Munich (Germany). This event is Europe’s leading Digital Signage and Digital out of Home conference. It was held for the seventh time and took place at the Kempinski Munich Airport Hotel. OVAB (Out-of-Home Video Advertising Bureau) Europe is … Read More »


Visitors dmexco Cologne enthusiastic about Scala

At 18 and 19 September Scala attended dmexco, digital marketing exposition & conference in Cologne (Germany). Scala showed their newest innovations at the stand of the BVDW, a German organization for digital business and interactive marketing. About 24.000 visitors from 75 countries visited dmexco trade fair and their 720 exhibitors, … Read More »


Telenet Mobile Shortlisted as AV Award Finalist

At Telenet’s Mobile concept store in Belgium, communication technology and digital signage plays a decisive role in helping customers find the product or service that serves their needs best. Scala partner DOBIT has created an innovative concept for Telenet to maximize sales and customer satisfaction.

The Telenet Mobile concept store is … Read More »


3 Quick Questions with Darren Cremins

We’ve recently had a chance to catch up with our most twitter-famous employee, Darren Cremins, UK & Ireland Sales Manager! (Follow him on twitter – @darrencremins) All shameless plugs aside, we were lucky enough to grab him for a few minutes of his day for this installment of … Read More »


It’s here! New Scala Enterprise is now live and ready for download!

The New Scala Enterprise Communication Solution is Live!
Scala Enterprise is the Next Major Release of the Scala Digital Signage Software Suite

June 18, 2013 – Scala is excited to announce Scala Enterprise is now available for download. This latest release of the Scala Digital Signage Software Suite comes loaded with benefits … Read More »


Interactive Scala Solutions Presented at Business Fair in Luxembourg

Scala partner BCE is attending the Greater Region Business days in Luxembourg on 12th and 13th of June. They are showing their capabilities in the multimedia and Digital Signage area. A 3 screen setup driven by one Scala player is showcasing Social media integration and various implementations BCE delivered to … Read More »



3 Quick Questions with Amy Savidge

Recently we got a chance to chat with newly hired Relationship Manager, Amy Savidge. She graciously took time out of her busy schedule to sit down (inside our famous marketing and sales ‘fishbowl’) and talk with us for this revival of “3 Quick Questions”. 

Amy Savidge brings more than 20 years … Read More »



ON DEMAND Webinar: BANK Doesn’t Have to Be a Four Letter Word

Banking on Digital Messaging To Gain Customer Trust and Enhance the In-Branch Experience

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Daniel Rubenstein joined Scala in April of 2012 as Senior Director of Financial Sales. Daniel is responsible for driving business growth in the financial sector. He has extensive work experience in the financial sector … Read More »



Samsung’s Scala-supported SMART Signage Platform to be launched in Germany

This week Samsung is launching its SMART Signage Platform in Germany. Scala will be at the event in Munich and will present the Scala solution for Samsung’s new platform.

The Samsung SMART Signage Platform is an integrated platform that eliminates the need for external media players. Scala supports this solution meaning … Read More »


Webinar: Technologies to Improve Patient Satisfaction – May 14

Date: May 14, 2013  |  Time: 2 pm ET / 11 am PT  |  REGISTER NOW
 
Can’t attend? Register anyway and get full access to the on-demand presentation and slides.
 

The connection between patient satisfaction and quality care is well-established. And an excellent patient experience doesn’t just build loyalty and a good reputation-it … Read More »


Innovative Projects Presented at Digital Communication Conference Moscow

Scala, LG and Dismart organized a conference for Digital Communication users at the Holliday Inn Hotel in Moscow this week.

About 60 guests from different market sectors, ranging from the financial and hospitality to the retail industry visited the event. Through presentations of Scala, LG, Dismart and KIA, the audience was … Read More »



Another KFC using Scala powered menu board

KFC Kazakhstan installing Scala all over the country, handled by Camrad.



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