Hello again and welcome to Vending Insight 33, The Internet Of Things’ Next Chapter, brought to you with the assistance of our friends at Vianet Smart Machines in association with Vendman, the UK’s Number One ERP software for vending operators.
The Internet Of Things’ Next Chapter (CRN)
The need for solution providers to guide companies through IoT projects—from the procurement of hardware and sensors to the monitoring and management of new systems—is greater than ever before. CRN’s picks for the 50 coolest IoT companies of the year that solution providers can look to for a leg up are HERE
Texas Woman Wins Audi A4 In Micromarket Promotion (La Grange Daily News)
A story that underlines the growing importance of micromarkets in the USA. Five Star Food Service runs a mega promotion every quarter that culminates in a random draw. Who’ll be first to bring this kind of promo to UK workplaces, I wonder? Take a look, HERE.
Vending Insight 33
Birmingham New Street Becomes The UK’s First Railway Station to With 5G Connectivity (The Register)
… although there are no 5G equipped phones to use it! Apparently, this is not really an issue: whereas the switch from 3G to 4G caused a major shift in consumer technologies, 5G is all about the industrial uses of wireless networking and delivery of high-bandwidth internet, since it outclasses Wi-Fi in almost every way. Eyes wide open? See HERE