Published By : 04 Apr 2016 | Published By : QYRESEARCH
The global airport kiosks market is one of the fastest growing markets in the global technology and media industry. The global airline industry is expected to witness new trends and developments in their airport kiosks. The growing number of airline passengers has led to the need to improve many of the airport services. The introduction of self-check-in kiosks at many international airports has helped passengers better manage many transactions such as printing the boarding pass, baggage tags, and others. The growing number of passengers has led to the implementation of innovative services to offer more convenience to the passengers.
Passengers are slowly embracing airport kiosk solutions as they help them cut the waiting time at the airports. The global airport kiosks market is primarily driven by factors such as the growing IT spending, the growing demand for self-service solutions, and the increase in the number of airline passengers. Leading players in the global airport kiosks market are focusing on introducing new airport kiosks and upgrading the existing ones with new features. Now passengers are not required to stand in long queues to get their boarding pass. Thanks to the new airport kiosks, passengers are able to print the boarding passes, print the baggage tags for check-in and directly move ahead to the security check lines.
Leading players are currently focusing on introducing kiosks with self-service features and functionalities such as self-check-in, self-boarding, bag recovery, document scanning, and flight re-booking. At present, the global airport kiosks market is predicted to be hampered by the deepening penetration of innovative portable devices such as tablets, iPads, and smartphones.
Which Applications of Kiosks are in Demand?
Other than these applications, the demand for information-providing kiosks is also expected to increase in the years to come. The growing demand for ticket booking machines and border management solutions is predicted to propel the global airport kiosks market in the years to come. Airline travelers will now be able to enjoy the new features of electronic kiosks and cut down on the waiting time at the airports.