OTTAWA, Ontario, Oct. 11, 2017 /CNW/ -- Innovapost and L Squared Digital Signage have reached an agreement to enter a strategic partnership supplying Digital Signage for a national retail program on behalf of the Canada Post Corporation.
L Squared Digital Signage was awarded the contract earlier this year and has since deployed over 400 retail locations across Canada, including the new Canada Post concept stores.
The partnership takes advantage of the flexibility and reliability of the L Squared Hub Digital Signage Software platform, Microsoft's world-class Azure cloud platform and Microsoft Azure IoT technology to provide the security and ease of use Canada Post required.
"L Squared, Innovapost and Canada Post's partnership brings together security and user manageability that improves the overall retail store experience," said Ruston Panabaker, Vice President,Microsoft, Partner Devices and Solutions. "By using Microsoft's Azure cloud and IoT technology, L Squared brings innovation to the digital signage industry."
In addition to existing retail stores, Canada Post currently has 3 new national concept stores, and will be adding more over the coming years. "This is a big win for L Squared, and the Digital Signage Industry as a whole," says L Squared CEO Gajendra Ratnavel. "Our team worked hard to provide a great experience for everyone involved. And we continue to do so."
"Digital Signage is an important component of our in-store marketing program. Especially in our concept stores which are on the forefront of innovation in our industry," says Heather Norton, Manager of Retail. "We are excited about the options available to us through L Squared and the benefits to all Canadians."
Canada Post operates more than 6,200 postal locations across the country and a growing number of concept stores.
More information can be found on the L Squared site:
About Canada Post and Innovapost
Canada Post Corporation, known more simply as Canada Post (French: Société Canadienne des Postes, or simply Postes Canada), is the crown corporation which functions as the country's primary postal operator. Canada Post provided service to more than 15.8 million addresses and delivered almost 9 billion items in 2015 and consolidated revenue from operations reached $8 billion. Innovapost is the Information Technology Shared Services provider for the Canada Post Group of Companies.
About L Squared Digital Signage
L Squared was founded in 2007 as an Interactive software company. Since then, they have become a leading provider of Digital Signage products and services world-wide. The company's mission is to deliver Enterprise Digital Signage products and services that are secure, easy to use, effortless to operate, and with flexibility that grows with the needs of customers. For more information, please contact Sales@LSquared.com.
L Squared Digital Signage
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