Use Sonos? No sweat.
It’s increasingly common for businesses, particularly those with fewer sites, to lean towards ‘hardware-lite’ music solutions with the plug-in-and-go wireless options frequently being chosen to play background music. With Sonos being a strong crowd-favourite, we’ve developed our software to effortlessly sync up with any Sonos speakers in use at each site.
March 23, 2021
The Next Decade of Retail Starts Today
A recent survey of over 15,000 consumers placed ‘experience’ at the heart of retail, with 81% of respondents saying they’d pay more for it.
February 12, 2021
Studio: the power to replicate a perfectly curated atmosphere across an entire estate
Our new user platform, Studio, gives clients the power to replicate a perfectly curated atmosphere across an entire estate. It also includes a new cutting-edge and world-first innovation that reports live to the user how to boost customer experience in the moment and lower the carbon footprint of each site over the long term. The new feature is called Tune-Up™.
January 26, 2021
No speakers? No problem.
We were very excited recently by a new solution we developed to support a client that had multiple sites with no music infrastructure currently set up, no amps, no speakers, nothing. Using Google Chrome casting, we created a smart and simple plug-in-and-go solution.
November 27, 2020
Enhancing Sport in Pubs with Entertainment & Technology
How pubs can broaden the shoulders of the match day experience with additional entertainment to extend dwell-time, create additional revenue opportunities and gain a competitive edge.
August 25, 2020
The Role of the Retail Store in 2019
Whatever their strategy, retailers need to be smart and willing to adapt in order for their stores to survive. The best of the best will demonstrate how providing customers with memorable experiences in their stores can equate to long-term loyalty. With a willingness to adapt to digital trends, the right use of technology, and confidence in the role of their physical stores, retailer brands remain in good stead for 2019.
January 7, 2019
Building Better Consumer Experiences: New Developments at Startle
At Startle, we’re constantly developing innovative new features, adding quality of life changes and optimising processes to ensure we’re giving our customers an excellent service that adapts to their needs.
October 31, 2017
How Customer Experience & Expectations are Changing in Retail & Hospitality
Using technology, successful businesses are now employing loyalty schemes and targeting consumers at different stages of their journeys - when a booking is made, prior to their visit, once they have left a venue, etc. This not only allows them to build a relationship with the consumer, but also enables them to collect further data for future use, such as personalised advertising and messaging to specific groups and individuals.
May 8, 2017
Ways to Improve Your Gym with Digital Signage
Very cost-effective as an advertising, communication and entertainment platform, digital signage also provides a level of convenience that other methods, such as print, do not. With a hassle-free, time-saving system like Startle Display that is so easy to manage, utilising this in your club is a no-brainer.
April 12, 2017
Creating a Stronger Sense of Brand in Your Venue with Technology
At Startle, we help retail and hospitality businesses improve their venue experiences with music, signage, quiz technology and more.
March 1, 2017
How Digital Signage can aid Customer-Facing Businesses in 2017
Whatever the business, communication to customers is much more effective when it is timely, targeted and refreshed, and digital signage supports this by offering flexibility to business owners. Real-time changes can be make at the click of a button, supporting spontaneous events and eliminating the time needed to create and assemble equivalent print materials.
January 5, 2017