DAN food court network bought by Swiss player

October 16, 2006 by Dave Haynes

This has been rumoured for months, but is now official: From Media in Canada: Toronto’s DAN (Digital Advertising Network) Media, which operates multi-format video …

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Ad-networking all the hockey arenas

September 29, 2006 by Dave Haynes

I’m not sold on the business model, but hats off to the guys at Vauntcom for rolling up most of the major arenas in …

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WireSpring bags Wal-Mart Mexico

September 27, 2006 by Dave Haynes

I remember calling WireSpring three or four years ago asking if their software could be used for digital signage. They were kiosks guys, but …

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Debating the merits of ad-based networks in stores

September 27, 2006 by Dave Haynes

Self-Service World magazine has an online piece looking at the merits of ad-based networks in retailers. It’s one of those slighlty suspicious articles in …

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Is the tipping point finally here?

September 20, 2006 by Dave Haynes

I was having a coffee with an industry colleague yesterday and yakking about the high level of activity we’re seeing these days. The tire-kicking …

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Wireless Ronin still planning IPO

August 30, 2006 by Dave Haynes

This from the biz news wires: Ronin Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form SB-2 with the U.S. …

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The odd digital signage couple

August 24, 2006 by Dave Haynes

Now here’s a partnership I didn’t see coming … and I doubt many others did, either. AKA reports that LED big board manufacturer Daktronics …

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Tesco TV finally goes below the line … where it should be

August 21, 2006 by Dave Haynes

Word out of the UK is that the lightbulbs finally went off inside Tesco and its managers have largely given up on the third-party …

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Platt's take on the business

July 28, 2006 by Dave Haynes

Industry-watcher Steven Platt puts out a regular e-mailer about research trends in the business. His latest includes a round-up of where things stand globally: …

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The consolidation continues …

July 21, 2006 by Dave Haynes

Planar, which makes high-end displays, has acquired Clarity Visual Systems, which peddles high-end displays and digital signage software. “Beaverton, Ore.-based Planar also aims to …

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WSJ While You Wait

July 7, 2006 by Dave Haynes

This was bound to happen. A Chicago-based company has borrowed a page from Focus Media in China and established a network of LCD displays …

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Anytime Anywhere measurement

June 27, 2006 by Dave Haynes

Read this in Media in Canada today: Nielsen Media Research is developing and deploying technology to measure all of the new ways consumers watch …

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