Type of Motivations and Causes of a long “frustrating” queue
Type of Motivations and Causes of a long “frustrating” queue

People standing in an orderly line to make purchase.

Everyone hates queuing. We all love speed. We want to purchase our stuff online and receive it at our doorstep the very next day. None of us love to wait in line and waste our precious time. Surprisingly, queues have become increasingly regular across the world. Let's look at some motivations and causes for such queues. Would a queue system make life better?

Food and Beverage Industry

What's more satisfying than to try out the new F&B store that have just open up at your town. Best if it's an established brand or restaurant that you have ate overseas and is now available in your country. Check out openings like Burgers & Lobsters, or like A&W which are renowned in the world recently open in Singapore and the queue have been undoubtfully regularly long. Would a queue system make life better?

Celebrity Autographs

It is really normal when a celebrity is coming or have arrived for their fans to be begging for an autograph with pens and their merchandise. Long queues in the entertainment industry with raving fans are a common sight. Would a queue system make life better?

New Product Launch

Do you remember few years back whenever Apple releases their latest versions of iPhone? Long queues from raving customers will be outside the apple stores where they can wait more than 24 hours just to be the first few to obtain the latest products. Is there a better way for us to get our hands on the prized product? Would a queue system make life better?

Ad-Hoc Events

Events like these are massive where they will usually have tens of thousands of participants all gather to run at the same flag-off timing. From registration to bag drop-off to collection of runner pack- to flag off, long and chaotic queues will tend to occur often which will lead to dissatisfaction and complains of participants. As such, a good queue management system with online booking together with a good logistic team is needed for a smooth operation of the event. Would a queue system make life better?

Freebies or Promotion

FREE! Buy 1 Get 1 Free? Great Deals! Everyone love great deals and what is even better is if it's free. I can ensure you that a long queue would be guaranteed at such occasions. Would a queue system make life better?