Museum Trend You Can Act on in 2018: Augmented Reality (AR)

Recently, we came across this article from Brilliant Design Studio, which describes the unique trends and issues facing the museum industry in the next year and into the future. The piece describes many upcoming challenges and really highlights the need to engage younger generations to ensure that museums will be along for decades to come. […]

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How AI & AR Are Changing the Way Retailers Do Business

So, picture this: it’s Thanksgiving afternoon, post-football. The table is set, and the family is just sitting down for a feast. Uncle Tim has downed more than his share of the red wine, so everyone is desperately trying not to say anything that could be mistaken for a political comment. We don’t want a repeat […]

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Can You See The Future?

Flonomics recently integrated Advanced Analytics into our software. As an Admin, you can log into your Retail Performance Manager to see data estimations for past or future dates. This will assist with staffing level prediction, data comparisons, and estimated future conversion rates. Ready to take a look? Step 1: Login to the Retail Performance Manager […]

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Will You Be At The American Alliance of Museum?

Flonomics is heading to the American Alliance of Museums (AAM) Museum Expo at the beginning of May! We are looking forward to showcasing our people counting technology to museum professionals and fans traveling to Arizona from all over the country.  This Year Since January 2018, Flonomics has been hard at work improving our process and […]

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Retailtainment: A New and Rewarding Kind of Retail Experience

In a retail climate that is experiencing an unprecedented shift in the ways people are shopping, it is more important than ever for brick and mortar stores to embrace the features that set them apart and make their products and especially their stores, an inviting place for consumers. The concept of retailtainment is an idea […]

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People Counting Data: A Love Story

This story was inspired by actual events: It was mid-September, 2009. The air was brisk, leaves were changing. University students, a few weeks into a new school year were just starting to visualize their halloween costumes. (Editor’s note: in 2009, the author of this post dressed as Quailman for Halloween. Photo here. Mock him mercilessly […]

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Why your pop-up shop needs a people counter system

Last week, a member of our team was traveling through Reno-Tahoe International Airport and spotted an outstanding pop-up shop from the Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows ski resort in the terminal. Squaw Valley staff were engaging passengers as they deplaned and getting them, like, totally stoked about skiing/snowboarding/shovel racing (It’s a real thing, you guys. They have […]

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5 Ways to Make 2018 the Year of More Foot Traffic

For many retailers, the first few months of the year are a chance to finally breathe: the holiday sales rush is finally over, the showroom floor is quieter than normal, and staffing is no longer an all-hands-on-deck situation. Finally, you can get reacquainted with your regular sleep schedule until the new year finally kicks into […]

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4 Low-Tech Retailtainment Strategies to Boost Foot Traffic in 2018

Retailtainment. It’s the term being tossed around just about everywhere right now, including on this very blog. Simply put, it’s the “use of ambience, emotion, sound and activity to get customers interested in the merchandise and in a mood to buy.” (thanks, Wikipedia). Even simpler put: it’s using entertainment to get customers into your store […]

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Using Wifi Marketing Demographic Data to Reach Your Customers. And Their Wallets.

It’s easy to see the value of wifi marketing for the customer: free wireless internet while they visit your store. But beside the benefits of added foot traffic, where is the value for the business owner? How can wifi marketers be sure that providing free visitor wifi will actually boost engagement and increase revenue? The […]

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