Crave Interactive has combined the 8-in. Crave T-Mini tablet with a slimmed down, feature-rich version of its Crave guest service software platform to provide a low-cost means for any hotel to take its services digital. The solution includes digital menus, directory, concierge, TV controls, bedside alarm, news, weather, restaurant bookings, guest messaging and more.
Safemark Systems’ SafePod is a back-of-the-house locker solution, offering hotel employees a simple, yet secure place to secure valuables. It has solid welded-steel construction, a durable power coat finish, ADA-compliant keypads, and LED illuminated door handles. The flexible one-to-five tier configurations can also be branded or wrapped with custom designs.
Kube Systems’ Kube Essentials is a new multi-device charger for guestrooms. It has built-in charging cables—one Apple lightning and one micro USB—that are upgradeable to next generation charging formats. For example, the micro USB cable can be upgraded to USB Type-C (reversible plug capability). It also has two USB ports and an optional wireless Qi charging pad that enables guests to drop and charge their compatible mobile device on a 4-in. surface.
ADB’s in-room entertainment system, vuTyme IRE, is now in its fourth generation with scalable features supporting all hotel tiers, from economy to luxury. Fully customizable, vuTyme 4.4 contains three choices of user interface, enabling hoteliers to apply their branding guidelines to unify the look and feel for guests. Each feature-set contains advertising campaigns, digital signage and a local/hotel program channel.
LG Electronics USA Business Solutions’ Indoor Direct View LED display solutions include 1-, 1.5- and 2-mm. pixel pitch displays. The new displays, developed by LG Electronics, deliver upgraded color contrast, saturation and brightness levels. LG’s Direct View LED display portfolio now includes both indoor and outdoor options for a variety of installations, including retail spaces, sports stadiums, transportation hubs and hospitality applications. The 1- and 1.5-mm. pixel pitch displays are available now, and the 2-mm. pixel pitch display will be available later this year.