Clouds Interiors is an interior designing company based in Doha, Qatar. They are well known for their services in office interiors, ceiling designs, gypsum partitioning and ceilings and kiosk design. Their major focus is to achieve excellence in the field of home or office or hospitality designs and strive to deliver high quality and cost efficient designs with customer satisfaction. Their unique designs assure maximum functionality. A kiosk is a small, open front, physical structure which may serve one of many functions and because it can serve several functions it must be designed appropriately.
Kiosks are usually used for business promotions. But it may also be a reception desk, inquiry/help desk, food kiosk, display of wares and so much more. The most desirable outcome for optimal functioning of a kiosk i.e. to serve its purpose most efficiently is that it must attract attention from potential clients or customers. An active, attractive kiosk, in the right location, will better serve its purpose. It may function as promotional for either small and large companies or even home-based businesses.
They are ideal for almost all businesses to serve as promotional outlets. Home based businesses or small businesses can invest in kiosks as they are cheaper than renting or owning an outlet in some commercial space. Kiosks for being small can be easily set up just about anywhere with enough space and visibility. As they are small spaces, they can be manned by just one person or two or three at the most. Since they are small tight places, they should be planned to the tiniest detail based on utility.
The kiosk may be located in a mall, which is an ideal place for one, or it may be located just outside of a busy retail shop or even on the street. The kiosk build will depend on where it is located and the duration. A kiosk within a mall can do even without a ceiling whereas the outdoor kiosks need effective ceilings. The outdoor kiosk needs to be built of stronger material and be waterproof. Depending on the duration, the kiosk may be just a fabric of polyester material on poles or ones made of stronger materials like gypsum boards for longer durations.
The kiosk must be designed so as to suit the business in the best possible way. A food kiosk, for example, will require a lot of detail, from proper electric supplies, food storage, facilities to keep the items warm or cold, packaging material, a stove for fast food and a table for preparing the food, cash storage, and a separate delivery window, to avoid chaos.
A kiosk that focuses on delivering information by an interaction between the company representative and potential clients only needs a desk and some seating arrangement to avoid tiring out. In humid climates, you can even install fans in the kiosks. Some informational pamphlets and brochures about the company will come in handy to distribute to those interested.
A kiosk that needs to display its items or give out samples will require display shelves and a table to interact with customers. Displays such as art, craft, jewellery, books, and cosmetics will require proper display shelves and good lighting. Cosmetic kiosks may also be interested in an area where they can intrigue those who would like to try a makeover too.
An interactive screen is a great way of providing information and gains attention from clients who wouldn’t like to queue up just in case the kiosk is too busy. An interactive screen will also allow you to display more about the company in it with more details and pictures.
Once you have the kiosk in place, make sure to check all essentials and operations before starting up. Potential clients could lose interest if you keep them waiting. You need to remember that they did not seek you in the first place, they just chanced upon you in the mall or street where they probably came for a totally different reason. Make sure that you have a very efficient staff placed at the kiosk, a person great at interacting with people, maintaining their interest and in promoting your business. See to it that your representation is well informed about the company.
Enhance the beauty of your kiosk. An attractive and unique kiosk is bound to gain attention. Let the kiosk be well lit, bright lighting is the easiest of methods to gain attention along with a unique design of the kiosk. Keep it as interactive as possible and engage the customers with high-quality videos, photos and displays. Since it is a small space, make sure that it is clutter free. Placing a few chairs in front of the kiosk will encourage people to be seated and get to know more. Employ subtle natural elements like fresh flowers on the desk or indoor plants just outside the kiosk.