Unservice

Self-serve establishments save money by giving customers control
Implications - Forward-thinking business are putting some of their labor into the hands of customers, not only saving companies money, but also empowering customers by giving them a sense of independence and creative control. Among demographics that value customization and autonomy, unservice is a win-win for all.
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Hot Top 5 Examples: 79,447 Total Clicks Feb 09 - Dec 09
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Self-Service Hotels - Base2stay in London is Budget-Friendly, Looks like a Dorm
SCORE: 5.6
V. Hot 27,688 Clicks Pub: Sep 7, 09
Self-Service Hotels
Base2stay in London is Budget-Friendly, Looks like a Dorm
The base2stay in London combines the comfort of luxury lodging with the most budget-friendly type of service: self-service. The base2stay offers rooms starting at 81₤ with beds, private bathrooms and… [More]
Self Serve Nightclubs - Amsterdam's Bartenderless MiniBar is World's First
SCORE: 4.5
Hot 18,842 Clicks Pub: May 7, 09
Self Serve Nightclubs
Amsterdam's Bartenderless MiniBar is World's First
MiNiBAR, the world’s first self serve bar, has opened in Amsterdam along the Prinsengracht canal. The club offers a wall of 45 private mini-bars which patrons get a key to after leaving a credit card at… [More]
In-Store Online Shopping - Intel Point-of-Sale Kiosk Skips Sales Personnel But Not Fitting Rooms
SCORE: 6.2
Hot 11,956 Clicks Pub: Sep 29, 09
In-Store Online Shopping
Intel Point-of-Sale Kiosk Skips Sales Personnel But Not Fitting Rooms
Online shopping is an almighty gift to the consumer as far as speed and convenience is concerned. With the Intel Point-of-Sale Kiosk that experience just became pretty much foolproof. The Intel Point-of-Sale… [More]
Convenient Canine Cleaning - Coin-Operated Dog Washes at Australian Car Washes
SCORE: 4.7
Warm 10,874 Clicks Pub: Feb 8, 09
Convenient Canine Cleaning
Coin-Operated Dog Washes at Australian Car Washes
Australia is leading the way in ultra convenient dog washing for drivers by stocking car washes across the nation with the new Tru Blu K9000 Coin-Operated Dog Wash. Identifying a niche in the hugely… [More]
Self-Serve Pubs - The TableTap TableTender Lets You Pour Your Own Beer as You Please
SCORE: 5.7
Warm 10,087 Clicks Pub: Aug 4, 09
Self-Serve Pubs
The TableTap TableTender Lets You Pour Your Own Beer as You Please
Imagine a pub where each table has its own keg, where you can refill at your thirst's content, and you get the gist of the vision TableTap had for the TableTender. The TableTap TableTender has a meter… [More]