Self-service transactions have experienced a surge in popularity over the past few years. According to Self Service World magazine, 27,000 self-service terminals were shipped to retail businesses worldwide in 2012. And this growth is projected to steadily rise to a whopping 60,000 terminals by 2018!
Customer demand to use kiosks for visitor registration and badging is also increasing in the congress and event industries. It is pretty clear that several arguments are in favour of self-registration over traditional attendee transaction methods.
More information: http://blog.etouches.com/event-tech/self-service-new-standard/