retail music systems with on-screen advertising in NZ
Need music for your Retail Store, Shop, Hyper store or Shopping Mall? AMS delivers solutions throughout New Zealand for retail.
AC Nielsen shows 95% of shoppers buy something extra during a store visit and over 80% of purchase decisions are made while the customers are in store. With an AMS Music System, our On-Screen Advertising solutions and In-Store Advertising can help you influence your customers buying decisions while they're shopping. In addition the right music will help make sure customers are in the right frame of mind. Music will also will help your customers feel relaxed and more likely to spend more time in store.
In-store commercials can also back up your other forms of advertising and promotions. It can also prompt your customers or remind them of that item they saw in the mailer or heard about elsewhere.
While many in retail simply play the local radio station for music or use CD’s, which in many cases are chosen by staff, more and more are seeing in-store radio with or without commercials as a way of setting the scene or working with the ‘feel’ of the brand. Playing the radio can be fraught with danger, what if your competitor’s commercial is playing in your store on the station your customers are listening to? If your staff are choosing the music can you be sure it's what is appropriate for your store(s)?
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Entertain & Captivate Them With Our Music & Video's!
Music is the key to keeping your customers relaxed and in the right frame of mind to purchase more.
At AMS we have a huge range of music and an unlimited number of songs on our music systems from a library of over 150,000 (and growing!), carefully selected audio, video and karaoke tracks. It’s not often that we are asked for something we don’t have, or can't get. Every system has over 120+ pre-made categories & genres. We give you the ability to schedule the lot to play when you want without touching a thing, and to manually create and generate play lists. This means you get the right music, at the right time, when you want it.
We will consult with you to get the music mix that works best for you. From there we will fine tune what music is on the system. We are also happy to look at what you have at present, CD’s etc. Each audio system is delivered with at least 50,000 initial songs. All of our new tracks are supplied direct from the record companies.
Our audio, music video and karaoke tracks are some of the highest quality in the business. Much of our back catalogue music video tracks have had their audio re-mastered and we pride ourselves on quality.
maximising customer spend in-store
On-Screen digital Signage, Billboard Images & Commercials
Let’s face it, point of sale promotional material has been around for years. This sort of advertising works, however the old paper and cardboard is a thing of the past. The good news is that our software has the ability to play On-Screen Commercials. This is a great way to do away with paper or cardboard posters. You could also increase your revenue by selling the screen space at your place!
You can use still images or moving commercials as as seen on TV. AMS supplies a wide range of image templates for almost any occasion, that can be easily edited directly on our machines. You also get a built in ‘ticker’. This is a moving banner at the bottom of the screen. The ticker plays over the top of videos and/or images you have created.
Once created images and commercials and be scheduled to be delivered automatically to each store or on an ad-hoc basis all via the internet or your internal network.
Below is a simple example of what you could have showing on your screens. The main background image is a Jpeg image and at the bottom is the moving ticker. You can also add a clock.
two music video outputs on a single system
Our music video systems support two video outputs along with another audio only output. This means you can have three zones all at once all on the one system. You could have use this feature for two different music video channels or maybe a dedicated ads channel, a music video channel and a further audio only channel on a single system!
The best new of all is that this costs you nothing extra! Just another reason why we recon AMS provides the Best Value For Money Music Systems In NZ!
put your logo on your screens
While our competitors are busy promoting themselves on your screens only AMS allow you to have your logo on-screen over the video's just like the TV stations watermark but better - see below. Your logo would be where ours is.
Unlimited music updates
Music updates are not limited to 'x' number of tracks per month, or a chosen 'style' (ie, you don't only get one update disc per month of say, rock or pop songs). Our monthly/quarterly music updates are extensive, basically you get everything new that we've added since your last update. Only AMS deliver UNLIMITED updates.
Control Via Smartphones/iPhones or Till Systems
AMS has also developed its own smartphone apps to allow you to control your AMS music system via your smartphone or tablet (Android, iPhone or Windows) easily. This is incredibly powerful including a full music search feature, play and stop etc as well as creating music playlists.
Our software is also touch screen capable. This can be achieved in two ways. You can access our software via your POS till screens or we can supply a touch screen dedicated for the music system.
schedule your music
If you want to have the system generate a play list at specific times of the day like 9am Classic Hits, 12 midday more recent hits, 5pm dance music etc, then this can be set up to automatically happen at the right time. AMS’s music scheduling and play list generation is incredibly powerful. You can create a play list and avoid playing the same artist and/or song in a set time frame like 1 hour.
remote access to your ams system via the internet
Because our music systems are connected to the internet you also have full remote access to the music computer from almost any internet connected device in the world, including your laptop, iPhone, iTouch or Android phone. With this remote access you can fully control your AMS Music System as if you were there, and of course check that what you want being played, is being played.
maintaining a consistent volume level
CD’s and the like differ in volume level from song to song/CD to CD. The same applies to most MP3 players. This means you have to adjust the volume of your amplifier regularly. All AMS Music & Music Video Systems come with a compressor and limiter built into our software. This means the volume is always kept at a constant level - similar to most radio stations. The only time you turn it up or down is to adjust the sound level you want at the time.
what's been played? logging
To ensure your staff are playing the music they should be the system keeps daily logs of every song ever played and the time it was played. The logs can be e-mailed to you.
easy music search
Searching for songs or an album couldn't be easier. You can search by title, artist or album or part of either. In the example below we have typed in ‘Rolling’ everything in the system with ‘Rolling’ in will appear in the search window. Once you have found what you want simply drag and drop the track into the play list to have it play. You can also use the 120+ categories to choose songs from. Easy.
quality computer hardware
At AMS we use, recommend, lease ONLY quality HP computers and hardware. This is simply because we get the back up and service from HP we expect for our customers. As a result you can expect your music PC to be reliable, if there are any issues, we'll swap it out!
Due to licensing regulation from One Music NZ we cannot outright sell you the music we have, we lease it to you. We typically lease the computer hardware too.
Regardless of who you get your music from, be it an MSP (Music Service Provider) like AMS, CD's or Sky you still need to hold a Public Performance Licence from One Music NZ.
If you have more than one area (zone) in a premise that you require different music for, like upstairs and downstairs, no problem! You can have up to 4 zones on one PC at no extra cost!
made the right choice?
You get our exclusive guarantee: If within 30 days of installation of your new AMS Computer Music Video System you are not completely satisfied, we will remove the system and void your contract. That's how confident we are that our product can deliver!
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