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  • Why Does My Business Need a People Counter? November 17, 2020 by Traf-Sys Many industries use people counters as a way to understand what their daily traffic looks like. A store uses people counters to understand their busy times and their overall conversion rate. Libraries use people counters to understand their circulation in the context of how many visitors they have. Shopping centers, malls and other commercial property… Read more
  • How Restaurants Can Use People Counting Systems October 23, 2020 by Traf-Sys Technology is on the menu for many restaurants looking for ways to improve their operations, enhance the customer experience and increase profits. One of the tech tools you may not have considered yet for your restaurant business is a people counting system. These systems are especially popular in the retail industry, but some restaurateurs are… Read more
  • Best Customer Counters for Store Capacity Limits August 20, 2020 by Traf-Sys Capacity and occupancy counting is new territory for many retailers. Once, it made sense to use a people counting system that could give you a tally at the end of the day or even once per hour. In this way, people counting technology has been used for many years to predict staffing needs and calculate… Read more
  • How to Improve Service With Customer Queues August 20, 2020 by Traf-Sys Long lines cost retailers a collective $37.7 billion a year. They're also the element of your customers' shopping experience that they're least happy with. Only 23% of shoppers say they are satisfied with the length of the lines at their preferred supermarket. Meanwhile, 18% of shoppers say they'll choose a competing grocery store for a better checkout experience… Read more
  • How to Social Distance in the Workplace July 30, 2020 by Traf-Sys Although the concept of social distancing, or maintaining space between people, is not new, the first time many people became familiar with the idea was during the COVID-19 pandemic. Social distancing helps to reduce the risk of spread of the novel coronavirus and is believed to be an effective tool for lowering the rates of… Read more
  • Tips for Using Foot Traffic Counters in Grocery Stores June 3, 2020 by Traf-Sys As COVID-19 continues to spread within the United States, grocery stores have been forced to make rapid operational changes to meet local and federal guidelines. While these guidelines are in place to protect the health of employees and customers, their restrictive nature brings up new challenges for grocery store owners.  Social distancing is one of… Read more
  • How to Open Your Store With Social Distancing Guidelines June 3, 2020 by Traf-Sys If your business has shut down since the start of the current health crisis, you're probably hoping to get back to work as soon as it's safe. Now, as restrictions are lifted, many businesses can finally reopen. However, due to current reopening guidelines, your store or restaurant will need to operate differently than it once did.… Read more
  • How To Limit Store Capacity Levels May 12, 2020 by Traf-Sys With the current health crisis, retailers have had to reevaluate many of their practices and respond quickly to continuously changing regulations as the situation develops. To prevent crowds from forming, stores are faced with the need to limit occupancy. This may seem like a daunting task, but with the right strategy and tools, you can… Read more
  • 5 Key Elements of Using Footfall Analytics April 16, 2020 by Traf-Sys Physical stores and facilities are relevant and going strong. In 2019,90 percent of retail store shopping still occurred in physical stores. Whether you operate a casino, retail store or student union, you can gain priceless insights from footfall analytics. The data provided will help you develop new plans for your business, better understand your customer base and identify… Read more
  • Space Utilization November 26, 2019 by Traf-Sys Space Utilization Every organization places great value on its working space. The area or environment dedicated to operating a facility comes with a significant cost, including the real estate value, the operating expenses and the effectiveness of people working in that space. It’s difficult to achieve maximum efficiency and produce a proper return on investment… Read more