Use AV Technology to Create Customer Engagement, Delight, and Brand Loyalty

With ecommerce transforming the retail landscape, retailers need exceptional in-store experiences to draw customers into brick and mortar locations. Immersive, social, entertaining, and personalized digital technology installations act as a customer magnet, delighting and entertaining shoppers with experiences they cannot get at home. The strategic use of AV technology can be a differentiator for a savvy retailer. 

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According to AVIXA’s 2020 Industry Outlook and Trends Analysis (IOTA) the hospitality market spent $8.7 billion on pro AV products and services in 2020 and the market is growing at a CAGR of 5.9%. Explore our market intelligence to understand how and where your peers are investing to stay competitive in years to come.

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Dynamic Interactivity Powers Digital Signage in Retail Spaces

By Joey Davis

Static signage is quickly disappearing in many retail spaces to make room for digital displays. Here's why.



Integrate is Australia's premier annual AV and Integration trade show. This two-day event is a hub of activity for local and global brands to showcase solutions and products to AV technicians and corporate end users, meet with buyers, integrators and distributors, and celebrate the latest industry developments.


Four Emerging Technologies - RFID | AV Trends

Businesses have been using RFID (radio-frequency identification) for in-store cycle counting for years but with technologies continuing to improve, its being utilized in more innovative ways.


Four Emerging Technologies - Digital Kiosks l AV Trends

Having a contactless shopping experience has been a key retail strategy, especially for in-store purchases. Digital kiosks in stores not only help limit contact with other people but also helps keep track of various data for their businesses.


Four Emerging Technologies - Computer Vision | AV Trends

With retail stores getting hit hard by the effects of pandemic this past year, we are starting to see businesses beginning to utilize cameras to help solve existing and new challenges.


A Look Back at the 2020 AVX Award Winners

The Audiovisual Experience Awards celebrates and showcases the innovative integration of content, space, and technology to create or enhance an experience. Here's a look back at the winners of the inaugural 2020 AVX Awards. Read more about more at the


Four Emerging Technologies Will Help Retailers with Post COVID Evolution

By Lauren Moore

Retailers hit by COVID-19 have accelerated their digital transformations by enhancing operations both online and at their brick-and mortar stores. Here are the emerging technologies that made it happen.


The Many Sides of Digital Signage

By Krystle Murphy

This past December, AVIXA and the Digital Signage Federation (DSF) hosted the two-day virtual conference, called D=SIGN, to explore the world of digital signage.


Seeing New Tech Is Important, But Trade Shows Are Also About Re-Connecting With Your Industry

By David Haynes

Vendors and attendees can debate the merits of a focused trade show for the digital signage industry, and even the squishy merits of the term digital signage, but one thing that the pandemic has made very evident is a need and desire for the collective industry to get together.


What Does the $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill Mean for AV? | AVIXA Intel

Recently, the massive $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill was passed in the United States to help jump start the economy. As AV looks to recover through 2021, what does the stimulus bill mean for the industry and its verticals? Peter Hansen, AVIXA's Economic Analyst, breaks it down. Join the insights community and be a part of the conversation:


Embracing the Digitization of Physical Spaces

One of the areas that global companies are starting to show greater interest is the digitization of physical spaces. It is part of their business strategies and demand solutions that go beyond conventional digital signage. This is very clear in retail, hospitality, or banking sectors, so they look for suppliers that help them generate a brand experience to attract, interact, surprise, inform, and connect with their consumers. Read more about how companies are using technology to go beyond digital signage:


Sapere, tecnologie e conoscenza: una continua evoluzione - 02 dec 2020

La pandemia ha accelerato il processo di digitalizzazione in diversi ambiti. In questo webinar vedremo come sta cambiando lo studio della medicina con l’introduzione di nuove tecnologie, che modificheranno in breve tempo il nostro modo di apprendere. Webinar a cura di Luca Sancricca, Chief Innovation and Education Officer di WinchNext srl


Tecnologie AV per la società 4.0 - 22 may 2019

Gli sviluppi tecnologici sempre più dirompenti nei settori convergenti di AV, ICT e Big Data avranno un impatto decisivo nel cambiamento e nell’innovazione della società, generando nuovi modelli di servizi alla persona e al cittadino. Webinar a cura di Roberto Vogliolo, Co-founder & President, UX-men sc


Open Source System per realizzare sistemi AV integrati - 04 dec 2019

In questo webinar sarà presentata una panoramica delle principali piattaforme open source orientate alla costruzione di sistemi multimediali per musei e punti vendita fornendo informazioni utili su come affrontare una progettazione includendo soluzioni hardware/software libere da licenza. Webinar a cura di Michele Fucci, Co-Founder, Multimedia Architect e AV System Engineer,


Convergenza AV e IOT per la gestione di spazi smart - 15 apr 2020

In questo contesto di rapida evoluzione di mercato, le tecnologie AVC svolgono un ruolo determinante in continua crescita per la naturale integrazione con altri impianti e sistemi presenti all’interno degli edifici. Webinar a cura di Roberto Vogliolo, President & Co-Founder, Redrim


reta awards 2021


For the 14th time the reta awards recognise retail companies for their implementation of outstanding and innovative technology solutions in retail.

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