Charlottetown, PE—August 20, 2013
Winnipeg, MB and Charlottetown, PE, Canada – August 20, 2013 – ScreenScape Networks Inc. announced today that Richardson International has successfully deployed its solution across its Richardson Pioneer network of Ag Business Centres. Canada’s largest agribusiness using digital signage network to communicate with customers.
Richardson is Canada’s largest agribusiness and has served farmers across the country for more than 150 years. Based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Richardson has over 2,400 employees across Canada and is a worldwide handler and merchandiser of all major Canadian-grown grains and oilseeds.
“Richardson Pioneer Ag Business Centres are located across Western Canada,” said Blair Swarbrick, Marketing Manager for Richardson Pioneer. “We understand the importance of customer service and that communicating effectively at these locations is key. ScreenScape gives us the ability to present customers with information that is relevant to farmers and helpful to their operations.”
ScreenScape is an industry leading place-based media software solution that businesses use to engage with retail customers using intelligent digital displays. Using web-based software, ScreenScape has made it easier for retail marketers to share digital content, such as video and social media, with customers as they visit a place of business.
With more than 60 sites now operational on the ScreenScape platform, Richardson plans to add an additional 30 sites by the end of the year.
Named by Deloitte as one of the Top Ten Tech Companies to watch in 2012, ScreenScape continues to make a name for itself as a key business enabler in retail automotive, pharmacy and healthcare. Its network-centric approach helps local personnel publish messages to digital screens in their store while at the same time, using a ScreenScape Group, a central marketing organization can post branded content, such as digital video, to screens across many sites simultaneously.
“We would like to welcome Richardson to the ScreenScape Community,” commented Mark Hemphill ScreenScape Founder and CEO. “Richardson is well known for strong business relationships with their customers and suppliers and supporting Canadian farming communities. It’s gratifying to see our technology being used to reinforce these values at Richardson locations right across the country.”
About ScreenScape Networks
ScreenScape makes software that helps businesses connect and control screens over the Internet. Using a simple plug & play device, ScreenScape customers can turn any screen into a connected digital sign. Once a screen is connected it can be updated, monitored and managed over the Internet using ScreenScape.com. Brand marketers and retail networks use the technology to publish digital signage content on screens inside their stores. Health clinics, university campuses and other kinds of venues use it to engage and entertain their visitors. It’s part of a growing technology arena called place-based media that is rapidly turning TV screens outside the home into location-specific media channels.
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