Special Report: Expanded Barcode Scanning

It’s no secret that tracking food supply is an important element of the often-complicated supply chain. From manufacturers to processors, importers to consolidators, and distributors to restaurants, each and every player has a vested stake in knowing the location and condition of goods.


How to navigate back-office technology options

Technology can't predict the bus full of customers that just pulled up; you have to train your staff to be aware of what's going on outside of the data.

Carl's Jr. taps new PAR EverServ for POS solution

Carl’s Jr. has implemented a POS solution featuring PAR EverServ QSR software, running on PAR EverServ 6000 terminals. The QSR-specific application is integrated with two other EverServ modules, streamlining operations management, operations reporting and QSR Automations ePic Kitchen Display software...

NAFEM, FS/TEC highlight cost-effective restaurant solutions

Despite worries over the economy, show floor busy with operators, foodservice equipment dealers.

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Papa Gino's completes SpeedLine POS rollout

Papa Gino's Inc. completed a rollout of SpeedLine point of sale software at its Papa Gino's Pizza and D'Angelo Grilled Sandwiches restaurant locations. "A key objective of the POS upgrade was to enrich our business intelligence infrastructure, gaining access to...

Wendy's franchisee implements RTIconnect back office software

Allen Properties LLC, a Florida-based Wendy's operator owned by Mike Allen, has implemented RTIconnect back office software. The system, Allen said, is more accurate, provides more information and is more convenient than his previous system, and it costs less. Allen...

Krispy Kreme deploys NCR's cloud-management solution

NCR Corporation has announced that it has entered into a new agreement with Krispy Kreme to implement the NCR Aloha restaurant technology solution in all of its U.S.-based corporate-owned sites and will make the solution available to franchisees. The solution...

Quiznos deploys SaaS model in India

Coupa Software, a provider of cloud spend optimization software, has announced that Quiznos India has subscribed to the software service. Apollo Elixirs Pvt. Ltd., a master franchisee in Southern India, brought the Quiznos chain to India in 2011.

Arby's franchisee implements RTIconnect back office software

Bentley-Miller Corp., a 20-unit Arby's franchisee, has implemented RTIconnect back office software throughout its restaurants. Carter Miller, a partner at Bentley-Miller, said the new system is easy to use and has lowered food and labor costs at the restaurants. "When...

KFC UK franchisee deploys Kitchen Brains management system

Stratford, Conn.-based Kitchen Brains has deployed its restaurant management system throughout all of QFM's 28 KFC restaurants in the United Kingdom. QFM is based out of Sheffield, England. "Based on our excellent results with Kitchen Brains' restaurant management system in...

Chicken Shack deploys Vision POS

Chicken Shack, which includes 19 units in Michigan, has chosen Breakaway Vision POS as its preferred point-of-sale system. Specifically, Chicken Shack has deployed Vision POS V5.0 which has been certified as PA DSS compliant. Phil Sobeck, the chain's owner, said the system offers improved inventory management systems and is easy to use.

KFC New Zealand units roll out Micros Enterprise Solution

Restaurant Brands New Zealand Limited, which operates 98 KFC stores in New Zealand, has rolled out the Micros Restaurant Enterprise Solution in all of its units. The solution includes Micros Point of Sale, Forecasting, Labor Management, Kitchen Display Systems, mymicros.net...

International KFC units deploy Kitchen Brains’ management app

Yum! Restaurants International, a division of Yum! Brands, has chosen Kitchen Brains' Quality Production Management (QPM) for some of its KFC international restaurants. Kitchen Brains' QPM application is a systemic solution that wirelessly networks cooking appliances and provides real-time monitoring...

At your service: Popeyes franchisee adds Maitre'D

Sailormen Inc., the largest franchisee for Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, will install the Maitre'D Solution in its 141 units throughout the next two years. With the deployment, these restaurants will have streamlined operations with the Maitre'D point of sale, back-office and...

McLane Foodservice chosen for supply chain services at Jack in the Box

About 160 franchised Jack in the Box restaurants will rely on McClane Foodservice for its supply chain services. These Jack in the Box franchisees are provided purchasing by the National Franchisee Purchasing Cooperative, Inc., which has chosen McLane for the...

Wendy's franchisee gains food cost control with RTIconnect

Wendy's franchisee Calhoun Management Corp. has partnered with Restaurant Technology Inc.'s RTIconnect Back Office Software to control food costs.

Wendy's franchisee gains food cost control with RTIconnect

Wendy's franchisee Calhoun Management Corp. has partnered with Restaurant Technology Inc.'s RTIconnect Back Office Software to control food costs.

Inventory solution helps Dairy Queen manage promotions, supply

Chain Leader: International Dairy Queen initially had difficulty juggling its 20 annual national promotions, 12 of which are created around its Blizzard specialty treat. After implementing iTradeNetwork's inventory-management solutions, the company supply chain subsidiary is now able to track what...

Church's Chicken, Arrow Stream receive 2009 FS-TEC award

CHICAGO — ArrowStream, a provider of supply chain management solutions for the foodservice industry, has announced that its customer Church's Chicken has received a 2009 FS/TEC Top Technology Award for Project Excellence. Church's was honored for demonstrating improvement of supply...

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