4 retail technologies that won't become the norm in emerging economies this yearRetail technologies and in-store analytic tools are being used extensively across the retail industry to encourage a deeper understanding of consumer behaviour and, in so doing, optimise the industry's brick-and-mortar performance. However, retailers in emerging economies are not in a position to employ some of the more futuristic retail technologies that are more commonplace in the US and Europe. 24 Mar 2020 Read more >>

5 digital signage solutions that will continue to shape the market in 2020Digital signage has become an accepted and necessary marketing and advertising channel across most industries, most notably in retail and quick-service restaurant (QSR) outlets. What were previously digital signage technology trends have become core requirements for marketers wanting to engage with customers and build their brand. 23 Jan 2020 Read more >>

7 Tactics QSRs can employ to update their digital signage technologiesFast food restaurants, also known as Quick-Service Restaurants (QSRs), have been at the forefront of adopting new digital technologies to interact with their customers, improve their service offering and leverage the customer's dining experience. New technologies are enabling customers to customise their orders, self-order, pay in a faster and more effective way, and be entertained and informed whilst waiting for their food to be packaged/served. 12 Dec 2019 Read more >>

Two simple steps to creating standout digital signage content for promotionsSo you've installed a digital signage network across your business and you're putting up content and videos; now what? How do you entice your customers to engage with your brand and, most importantly, act on the messages being sent? What will make the content pop? 24 Oct 2019 Read more >>

Moving Tactics partners with Famous Brands on digital signage menu boardsFamous Brands, Africa's leading quick-service and casual dining restaurant franchisor, has appointed Moving Tactics, South Africa's leading digital signage solutions company, as their digital menu board supplier. This appointment came about as a result of Famous Brands and Moving Tactics developing a working relationship over several years, which included the installation of digital signage, digital menu boards and audio solutions at several branded Quick-Service Restaurant (QSR) outlets across Southern Africa. 29 May 2019 Read more >>

Is it time to refresh your digital signage network?Like any other technology investment, digital signage networks need to be maintained and updated. As technologies and hardware develop, it is doesn't take long before systems start looking outdated and performance suffers. But how often should digital signage hardware be replaced? 10 May 2019 Read more >>

5 key digital signage technology 'must haves' for 2019Technology in the digital signage industry continues to change at a rapid pace so retailers and marketers need to make sure they are keeping their eye on the proverbial ball. According to Chris Day, Managing Director of Moving Tactics, South Africa's leading digital signage solutions company, retailers and marketing professionals need to keep up-to-date with what's new in the industry and what will work best for their brands and customers. "We often see that Retail and Quick-Service Restaurant (QSR) chains are focused on the bottom line but it is crucial that you have the key building blocks in place so that your digital technology solutions deliver operationally on your KPIs". 29 Jan 2019 Read more >>

Moving Tactics launches digital signage rental finance divisionFinancing of digital signage installations in South Africa set to become the norm 27 Nov 2018 Read more >>

Moving Tactics takes the sting out of the queue for ClicksNote to retailers: today's customers expect technology to wipe out queueing. There's nothing more off-putting to shoppers and detrimental to sales than long queues in your store; so many retailers are turning to virtual queues to better manage the wait for service in an increasingly digital world. One such retailer is Clicks, South Africa's leading pharmacy, health and beauty retailer, who has worked with Moving Tactics to implement a Virtual Queue solution for them. 6 Nov 2018 Read more >>

5 ways to capture shopper attention and drive salesAccording to recent research, 60% of Generation Z, who are by definition digital natives, prefer to purchase in-store. This may come as a shock to some but the challenge for retailers is how to make the best of the in-store shopper experience to capture these on-site customers and drive sales. 12 Sep 2018 Read more >>

Three keys to successful digital content that influences buying decisionsYou might think that the magic formula to great digital signage content equals awe-inspiring visual effects and hours of animation. This formula might be visually appealing but will it inform and influence their buying decisions? Probably not. The three elements that are essential in to your digital signage content formula is engagement + relevance + measurability; and the magic comes in when you skilfully align your content sources with your marketing strategy to deliver this engaging, relevant and measurable content. 24 Aug 2018 Read more >>

5 reasons why in-store radio and audio solutions are a hitThe impact of music on consumer behaviour is well known with research showing that consumers shop for longer, spend more money and have an enhanced shopping experience if they're exposed to music. Many local and international retail and restaurant brands are implementing bespoke in-store music and audio solutions to create a more fun, welcoming and brand-specific experience. According to Chris Day, Managing Director at Moving Tactics, South Africa's leading digital signage solutions company, there are five reasons why in-store music makes sense. 18 Jun 2018 Read more >>

Moving Tactics launches specialised Digital Content divisionMoving Tactics, a leading South African digital signage solutions company, has launched a Digital Content division to provide a specialised content service that will maximise the value their clients achieve from their digital signage investments. The company already provides a host of value-add complementary services that make the most of their digital signage network installations, such as Digital Media, Retail Analytics and Digital Impact. 16 Mar 2018 Read more >>

Sunglass Hut's digital signage solution showcases its brand at premium store openingSunglass Hut recently opened its new premium store at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town and collaborated with Moving Tactics, South Africa's leading digital signage solutions company, to implement a cutting-edge digital signage solution that created an awe-inspiring visual impact at the opening event. 8 Mar 2018 Read more >>

Digital signage video walls enhance Adidas' brand experience at new flagship storeMoving Tactics, South Africa's leading digital signage solutions company, recently worked with Adidas to install two video walls at their new flagship store in Sandton City Shopping Centre in South Africa. They collaborated on the retail design solution so as to create a unique and eye-catching focal point to engage with and attract customers into their store. Video walls are being used more often as an integrated part of retail storefront window displays to draw in customers and actively show the product in motion. 15 Dec 2017 Read more >>

Moving Tactics Digital Impact creates Old Mutual's Pedal Power activationsMoving Tactics recently set up two Bicycle Dual activations for runners participating in two of South Africa's largest marathon events. The Pedal Power activations at the Old Mutual stands at the Comrades and Two Oceans Marathon registration events were an opportunity to get participants excited to compete and win spot prizes. 7 Dec 2017 Read more >>

Customer engagement maximised as Clicks focuses on in-store digital journeyToday's customer expects to engage with retailers in an engaging and digitally interactive way in-store and retailers are focusing on this customer journey to develop the relationship and increase sales. Moving Tactics, South Africa's leading digital signage solutions company, has recently partnered with Clicks, the largest health and beauty-focused retail chain in South Africa with more than 600 stores and over 500 in-store pharmacies nationwide, to implement a bespoke high-impact multi-channel digital signage network, with its strategic focus being on building an innovative media platform that will inform and benefit the shopping experience for its customers whilst enhancing the look and feel of its stores. 29 Nov 2017 Read more >>

Moving Tactics installs digital signage solution for Sunglass Hut flagship V&A Waterfront storeMoving Tactics is proud to be associated with Sunglass Hut SA as they opened their new flagship store at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town. 17 Nov 2017 Read more >>

Weylandts partners with Moving Tactics to implement touchscreen and audio solutionWeylandts, one of the country's foremost luxury furniture manufacturers, has introduced in-store touchscreens and an audio solution to round out the unique Weylandts shopping experience for their customers. 25 Oct 2017 Read more >>

Under Armour employs Interactive Activation to launch new store in SAUnder Armour, an American brand that manufactures performance footwear, sports and casual apparel, recently teamed up with Moving Tactics to create a dynamic and fun interactive activation event to create awareness for the opening of their new store at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, South Africa. 28 Sep 2017 Read more >>

Celebrating 20 successful years in businessIn July 2017, Moving Tactics celebrated an incredible milestone - 20 successful years in the digital signage industry! 20 Sep 2017 Read more >>

Future-proofing brick-and-mortar retailWith the onslaught of e-commerce a constant in the retail industry today, new and innovative approaches need to be taken to inform retailers and marketers on ways to increase footfall and boost sales in their ‘traditional' brick-and-mortar stores. 25 Jul 2017 Read more >>

Millennials influencing change in retail digital technologyImagine walking into any leading retail store, quick-service restaurant (QSR) or banking institution and not being directed, informed or entertained via digital signage? It is a positive reflection of the industry that the days of being communicated with via poster boards and scrolling text displays are quickly becoming a distant memory. 7 Jul 2017 Read more >>

Navigating your own red carpet experience via virtual realityDiscovery Networks, the number one non-fiction media company in the world, recently hosted their now infamous annual Upfront event at Studio Blue in Johannesburg; and in addition to showcasing highlights from their satellite TV channel platform, guests were treated to a unique virtual reality red carpet experience. 19 May 2017 Read more >>

Clicks pharmacies increase revenue with introduction of digital signage networkClicks, the largest health and beauty-focused retail chain in South Africa, with more than 600 stores and over 450 in-store pharmacies nationwide, has partnered with Moving Tactics to install and roll out a digital signage network within their Clicks pharmacies nationally. 9 May 2017 Read more >>

Burger King and Dunkin' Donuts introduce digital photo booth at restaurant in Cape TownIn a digital age where social media and ‘selfies' reign supreme, it was only a matter of time until digital photo booths were introduced into quick service restaurants (QSR). Burger King and Dunkin' Donuts have become the latest brands to install a custom digital photo booth in their N1 City outlet in the Western Cape. 12 Apr 2017 Read more >>

Chris DayMoving Tactics highlights five technology must-haves to keep in mind when discussing the creation of and operational efficiency of a digital signage system. 30 Jan 2017 Read more >>

Moving Tactics lead digital signage installer at largest mall in AfricaAfrica's largest mall opens its doors in Midrand with Moving Tactics leading the industry as preferred installer of digital signage. 28 Sep 2016 Read more >>

Five fundamentals to maximising retail analytics in brick and mortar retail environmentsMoving Tactics discusses the use of big and qualitative data to maximise engagement with customers in brick and mortar retail environments. 14 Jul 2016 Read more >>

Sunglass Hut's touchy-feely hands-on experience wows at SA Fashion WeekGuests of SA Fashion Week got to experience fashion in a new, hands-on way, where Sunglass Hut and Moving Tactics Digital Impact partnered to create a unique, interactive digital experience. 15 Jun 2016 Read more >>

Digital signage and in-store music set the tone at Claire's South AfricaClaire's custom in-store digital signage, music and look and feel, set the tone for their young, female customers, aged 6-18 years. 5 Feb 2016 Read more >>

Pizza Hut switching to digital menu boards across new southern Africa outletsPizza Hut has partnered with Moving Tactics, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, to implement dynamic and innovative digital menu boards within their stores in Africa. 19 Nov 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics Digital Impact employs interactive technology solutions for Mercedes Benz Cape Town Fashion Week 2015Moving Tactics' Digital Impact team were once again called upon to design technology elements for the 2015 Mercedes Benz Cape Town Fashion Week. 22 Oct 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics' custom touch screen kiosks bring UNISA's history to lifeMoving Tactics assists University of South Africa's (UNISA) Kgorong Building at their Main Campus in creating digital creative messaging for this enriching initiative. 17 Sep 2015 Read more >>

Sunglass Hut's custom-built promotional screens are grabbing attentionMoving Tactics were employed to develop a unique installation for Sunglass Hut, the leading global sunglass retailer, to enhance the effectiveness of its in-store promotions strategy. 14 Sep 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics South Africa largest reseller of X2O Media worldwideMoving Tactics has secured the rights to resell the internationally acclaimed X2O Media software for the South African and Africa markets. 11 Sep 2015 Read more >>

Customers and franchisees upbeat about Wimpy's new music playlistsMoving Tactics installs in-restaurant dining experience for Wimpy by introducing great music for customers to listen to while they dine. 25 Aug 2015 Read more >>

Clicks announces digital signage partnership with Moving TacticsClicks, the largest health and beauty-focused retail chain in South Africa, has announced a partnership with Moving Tactics, one of South Africa's leading digital signage solutions companies. 25 Jun 2015 Read more >>

Breaking down retail 'data' for digital signage in 2015With the advancement of retail analytic tools, retailers are gaining better insights into their consumers' behaviour, which has led them to better cater for their consumers' needs. 19 Jun 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics creates tasting stations for Brandhouse's Discover Whisky campaignMoving Tactics' Digital Impact division was recently contracted to design and manufacture custom tasting tables for a six-week roadshow of selected taverns across South Africa. 28 May 2015 Read more >>

Technical team gets a boost at Moving TacticsThe all-important technical team at Moving Tactics, a leading South African digital signage solutions company, has been boosted with the recent appointment of three new technicians. 30 Apr 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics employs EYE-Fi touch table technology to share Vodacom's VIP experienceGuests visiting the Vodacom VIP Lounge were treated to a unique digital experience during the 2015 Cape Town International Jazz Festival. 24 Apr 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics South Africa launches Retail Analytics divisionMoving Tactics has recently launched Moving Tactics Retail Analytics, a division focused on the gathering of data from brick-and-mortar retail environments to increase footfall and basket size for retailers. 2 Apr 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics provides unique digital technology for Mercedes Benz Fashion WeekFor the second consecutive year, Moving Tactics' Digital Impact division was contracted to design and execute unique interactive elements for the 2015 Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. 24 Mar 2015 Read more >>

Women power reigns at Moving TacticsMoving Tactics, the leading South African Digital Signage solutions company, has appointed five new members of staff in 2015 and all of them are women. 18 Mar 2015 Read more >>

Guests get 'in touch' with the Castle Lite brand at the Republic of Extra Cold annual eventTake a couple of local celebrities, mix in some hot DJs and performers, and add a splash of state-of-the-art technology and you have a winning formula for a great party! 14 Feb 2015 Read more >>

Moving Tactics introduces digital signage at the Keg chain of restaurants and pubsThe Keg, a South African-based chain of restaurants and pubs, has deployed in-store digital signage powered by X2O Media throughout its network of restaurants. 2 Feb 2015 Read more >>

How does digital signage actually work?The current world of digital signage is confusing - so many buzzwords, so many channels, so many 'solutions'. 22 Oct 2014 Read more >>

adidas ZX Flux Street Party employs cutting-edge animated digital projectionsMoving Tactics Digital Impact partnered with participating agencies Posterscope, Isobar and media owners, Ad Outpost, to deliver an innovative and creative animated projection experience. 15 Oct 2014 Read more >>

Dermalogica employs Moving Tactics for new concept store roll-outDermalogica opened its second concept store at the renowned V&A Waterfront in Cape Town in May, and most recently launched its third concept store at Rosebank Mall in Johannesburg. 24 Jul 2014 Read more >>

Moving Tactics launches South Africa's first full-service digital activation companyMoving Tactics, a leading South African digital signage solutions company, has recently launched Digital Impact, an activation division that specialises in short-term, rental and campaign-based advertising solutions. 16 Jul 2014 Read more >>

Moving Tactics and MediaLoop launch unique digital trade channelMediaLoop has joined forces with Moving Tactics, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, to develop and introduce a unique network platform. 25 Jun 2014 Read more >>

Five digital signage innovations to watchConsumers today are hard-pressed to visit any retail store, hotel, restaurant or corporate building without encountering digital signage. 18 Feb 2014 Read more >>

Digital in-store media makes inroads into high fashion retailThe use of in-store digital media is growing phenomenally worldwide and retailers in South Africa are taking notice. 15 Nov 2013 Read more >>

Hungry Lion partners with Moving Tactics for its African expansionMoving Tactics, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, has partnered with Hungry Lion, one of the fastest growing Quick-Service Restaurants (QSR) in South Africa, to implement a dynamic digital signage solution within their stores in South Africa and Africa. Hungry Lion, part of the Shoprite Holdings Ltd Group, has had a presence in Africa for some time and is continuing to grow their footprint on the continent with the first phase of new stores being opened in Zambia. 29 Oct 2013 Read more >>

Revlon SA and Moving Tactics collaborate on in-store digital media makeoverRevlon South Africa is rolling out additional in-store digital signage at its outlets in Edgars and Woolworths, in collaboration with Moving Tactics. A world leader in cosmetics, fragrance and personal care, Revlon has effectively been using brand communication and strong in-store digital media to drive their brand awareness and positive sales performance. 24 Oct 2013 Read more >>

Moving Tactics continues growth in GautengMoving Tactics, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, had experienced rapid growth in the Gauteng region with an increasing number of successful digital signage projects being undertaken by the company. With sectors such as Retail and Quick Service Restaurants realising the value of effective in-store digital media, their expansion into South Africa and Africa is set to continue. 15 Oct 2013 Read more >>

Four key advantages of digital signage in retail marketingDigital signage is made up of a variety of technologies used to replace traditional print and other media in the retail environment in a visually dynamic form. The effect of the visually appealing display gives retailers the opportunity to improve their customers' shopping experience, make each employee more productive, reduce the load on customer service staff and, if possible, offer a supplementary form of income. 26 Sep 2013 Read more >>

Retailers, Food Lovers Market and FreshStop roll out in-store digital mediaRetail giants, Food Lovers Market and FreshStop, are leveraging their retail sales success with the national roll-out of digital signage in their stores. In line with international trends and the proven increase in sales turnover for retailers who have implemented in-store digital media, Food Lovers Market and FreshStop are pursuing the proactive roll-out of this technology across the country. 18 Sep 2013 Read more >>

Moving Tactics' new appointments bolster its Technical departmentMoving Tactics SA, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, has strengthened its support services by appointing three new staff members. It has specifically focused on increasing its technical capability by bolstering the Technical team with the appointment of Jamie Hendricks and Ese Alofoje. 23 Aug 2013 Read more >>

Building a world-class team with Moving TacticsA few months ago Moving Tactics announced its "new" appointments and new business developments, and now, four months later it has yet more great news to share. The company has recently acquired the reseller rights of X2O and also built a world-class team to support it by introducing new faces to the Moving Tactics team. 8 Aug 2013 Read more >>

Moving Tactics secures reseller right to X2O Media software for the Africa marketMoving Tactics, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, has secured the rights to resell the internationally acclaimed real-time visual communications software from X2O Media, for the South African and Africa markets. 23 Jul 2013 Read more >>

Moving Tactics SA pursues growth strategy with new appointmentsIn line with the growing success of Moving Tactics SA, the leading South African digital signage solutions company, several new appointments have recently been made in their Cape Town office. These appointments bolster the already creative digital team and increase the administrative infrastructure ahead of new business related to additional technological offerings being introduced. 4 Jul 2013 Read more >>

Willem Van Bosch - Solutions development managerWillem grew up in Newcastle in Kwa-Zulu Natal where he was schooled and completed his studies. He first started working for Mital in 1997 where he qualified in industrial instrumentation and process control. 31 May 2013 Read more >>

Enhancing retail experiencesDigital signage technology helps create unique shopping experiences for customers and is quickly becoming the standard digital form of communication in-store. These technologies are providing retailers with unlimited communication opportunities to enhance their in-store atmosphere. 8 May 2013 Read more >>

2013 has so far been an incredibly busy and exciting year for Moving Tactics as the company continues to grow and new business opportunities roll in. 19 Apr 2013 Read more >>

Digital signage producing high returns on retail marketing investmentsDigital signage is a variety of technologies used to replace traditional print and other media in the retail environment. The effect of the visually appealing display gives retailers the opportunity to spark interest and drive sales more so than with static traditional mediums. Retail stores, whether for food, apparel or other merchandise, can show off their offerings in high definition with streamed audio to deliver messages in the most targeted, customised and interactive way so that when in store, customers get a better feel of the brand as the store atmosphere is pleasantly enhanced. 27 Mar 2013 Read more >>

Moving Tactics Digital Solutions - the foundation for customer interactionBuilding Multi-Channel Digital Signage Opportunities in Quick Service Restaurants Part 2: 6 Mar 2013 Read more >>

Digital innovation in the quick service industry - Moving TacticsDigital screens are fast working their way into almost every quick service restaurant worldwide. Digital Signage is proven to be the basic feature in the commitment to staying modern and innovative at all times. Its relevance to quick service restaurants is by providing a competitive advantage in developing unique customer experiences via digital technology, which is changing the way people shop, dine out and immerse themselves with brands. 22 Feb 2013 Read more >>

After a very successful 2012, Moving Tactics is poised to deliver ever-efficient, personalised and engaging digital signage solutions during 2013. 5 Feb 2013 Read more >>

2012 has proven to be an immensely successful year for Moving Tactics who are well known for supplying efficient, personalised and engaging digital signage solutions. The company, who started the year with the Cape Town division moving into a new office space, has experienced exciting internal growth and has succeeded in accumulating a few high profile and extremely sought after clients. 10 Dec 2012 Read more >>

Digital Signage promises the ability to reach the right customer in the right place at the right time. Effective content management is critical at making that happen. 23 Nov 2012 Read more >>

Digital signage promises the ability to reach the right customer in the right place at the right time. This month we will feature the use of effective content management which is critical to make that happen. 8 Nov 2012 Read more >>

Content may be the most important element of any digital signage deployment, especially in Southern Africa. 26 Oct 2012 Read more >>

Content may be the most important element of any digital signage deployment, especially in Southern Africa. 11 Oct 2012 Read more >>

Moving Tactics has been providing clients with leading in-store media and customised digital signage solutions since 1997. Over the years we have constantly developed digital signage technology, building our product range to provide innovative solutions to our clients. 26 Sep 2012 Read more >>

Research conducted by Freshly Ground Insights (FGI) has once again proven the power of in-store digital TV (DTV). 18 Nov 2010 Read more >>

Marketing in-store, the point at which the brand comes into contact with the consumer, is described as the "moment of truth". 10 May 2010 Read more >>

We all know that spirits are down as a result of the recession. What is coming out of recent retail figures though is that other alcoholic beverages too, are feeling the pinch. Rumours that South Africans are drowning their fiscal sorrows are greatly exaggerated. 4 Sep 2009 Read more >>

Another retailer is drinking a toast to the hero of strategic advertising - retail digital TV. The Ultra Liquor Group, buoyed by positive feedback from recent dipstick research on in-store advertising, has installed 149 screens in 30 stores countrywide that went live on July 1. 20 Aug 2009 Read more >>

35% of Picardi shoppers make impulse buying decisions based on in-store digital TV advertising. 3 Jun 2009 Read more >>

In-store media is big. Rated number one by marketers as a promotional tool and advertising display in 2008 - this media category continues to be a major priority this year. 25 Mar 2009 Read more >>

A shoebox with a differenceSixty wide smiles lit up the room at Huis van Heerde in Moorreesburg recently, when sixty ‘shoeboxes' of goodies were delivered to the children. The boxes, crammed full of everything from sweets and crisps to practical, but much needed items, like soap, body lotion, deodorant and stationery, were a gift from Moving Tactics in Cape Town. 10 Mar 2009 Read more >>

Retail digital ‘TV' is growing at 20% per annum, a growth anticipated three years ago by Moving Tactics, an alternative media company based in Cape Town. 13 Feb 2009 Read more >>

Moving Tactics, a South African specialist in retail advertising, have selected Isenzo as their digital signage technology provider after a successful three-month field trial. 5 Sep 2008 Read more >>