Latest Mannequin Stories

2013-11-18 10:57:14

RESS Abstract 19453/157 (Omni Dallas Hotel, Dallas Ballroom D-H) Just one minute of CPR video training for bystanders in a shopping mall could save lives in emergencies, according to research presented at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions 2013. Researchers used a one-minute CPR video to improve responsiveness and teach compression only CPR to people with no CPR experience. Participants were divided into two groups: 48 adults looked at the video, while 47 sat idle...

2013-07-16 23:01:46

FixturesAndDisplays.com, offers an extensive selection of the finest retail clothing mannequins and displays. Edwardsville, PA (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 FixturesAndDisplays.com, the leading online retail store supply company offers an extensive selection of the finest retail clothing displays. Satisfied clients range from trendy boutiques to bigger discount department stores to fashionable upscale specialty stores. The firm’s comprehensive product lines offer clothing racks in a variety...

2013-05-20 23:25:12

FixturesAndDisplays.com has expanded its mannequin product line by offering its most popular models in reformulated “green” versions. Edwardsville, PA (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 FixturesAndDisplays.com, the leading online retail store supplier, provides site visitors with comprehensive selection of high-quality retail clothing display options to clients ranging from boutique owners to big box stores and upscale retailers. Their expansive product line includes metal rack and wall...

Spy Mannequins Collect Customer Data
2012-11-21 12:12:58

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A few months ago, one “Ad agency by day, invention lab by night” announced a new product which paired facial recognition and Facebook to check customers in to a location as soon as that customer walked through the doors. Now, some luxury stores in Europe and the U.S. will be bringing in their own eye-level cameras and hiding them in the most obvious of places: the mannequins. While these ever-watching mannequins...

2012-04-30 15:33:03

Just 20 minutes of playing a violent shooting video game made players more accurate when firing a realistic gun at a mannequin - and more likely to aim for and hit the head, a new study found. Players who used a pistol-shaped controller in a shooting video game with human targets had 99 percent more completed head shots to the mannequin than did participants who played other video games, as well as 33 percent more shots that hit other parts of the body. In addition, the study found that...

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