McDonald's invests billions into kiosk-heavy remodels in 6,000-plus US stores

McDonald's invests billions into kiosk-heavy remodels in 6,000-plus US stores

McDonald's Corporation is spending $6 billion to revamp more than 6,000 stores throughout the U.S. in hopes of transforming itself into an efficiency expert's dream brand.

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The digital signage trifecta: 3 key pre-deployment decisions

The digital signage trifecta: 3 key pre-deployment decisions

Three key considerations you must know before you go headlong into your new or next digital signage solution.

2 ways to 'lengthen' loyalty without cutting into your bottom line

2 ways to 'lengthen' loyalty without cutting into your bottom line

Mirus' Dave Bennett highlights what you and your brand can do to maximize the benefits of your loyalty program.

Reports of McDonald's parasite cases up to 395 in 10 states

Reports of McDonald's parasite cases up to 395 in 10 states

The FDA released an update on the Cyclospora infection cases connected to consumers who at McDonald's salads, showing that as of July 27, labs had confirmed 395 cases from 15 states.

How Wow Bao 'wows' 'em with cartoon-adorned cubbies

How Wow Bao 'wows' 'em with cartoon-adorned cubbies

Wow Bao's Geoff Alexander talks about how the brand uses kiosks, cubbies and cartoons to delight busy customers even when they are in a huge hurry to pick up and go.




Taco Bell adds 125 NYC Cantina, urban in-line restaurants by 2022

Taco Bell adds 125 NYC Cantina, urban in-line restaurants by 2022

Taco Bell is ringing in a much bigger presence in the Big Apple.

QSRs in a blockchain world: A restaurant leader's essential guide

QSRs in a blockchain world: A restaurant leader's essential guide

The blockchain may sound like something that has absolutely nothing to do with the restaurant business, but nothing could be further from the truth. Innovative restaurant leaders are already using it to help manage a variety of operations. Are you?

Maximizing the QSR 'transformers': Online ordering, loyalty apps, digital signage

Maximizing the QSR 'transformers': Online ordering, loyalty apps, digital signage

NPD Group joins two restaurant brands to talk about the tech "transformers" of the restaurant business today and how to make the most of them for your brand.

Study: Road to foodservice growth paved with cafe concepts, healthy food

Study: Road to foodservice growth paved with cafe concepts, healthy food

A recently released Coca-Cola/Technomic study on sources of foodservice growth finds big potential in cafe concepts, off-premise eating and "healthy food," though the world does not agree what that last term means.

QSR discrimination, harassment claims prevention: 5 steps QSR leaders should take

QSR discrimination, harassment claims prevention: 5 steps QSR leaders should take

The restaurant industry and its workers are the subject of more sexual harassment claims than any other industry, according to a recent Harvard Business Review report. Still, that's just one category of workplace discrimination and harassment that QSR leaders must know, understand and address with employees.

Summer LTOs: 5 guiding principles to count on

Summer LTOs: 5 guiding principles to count on

We're in the thick of it when it comes to summer heat, so QSR customers are seeking the big chill in their food and drink. That, in combination with the availability of a multitude of fresh produce from local sources, means tremendous opportunity for fast food brands on both the delivery and in-store fronts.

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Compatibility Matters: Meeting Your POS Match

Compatibility Matters: Meeting Your POS Match

Knowing your must-haves and deal breakers is key to finding the right point-of-sale system for your pizza or delivery restaurant concept.

Type: Guide

Sponsor: SpeedLine POS


How to Maintain Brand Consistency While Growing Your Restaurant

How to Maintain Brand Consistency While Growing Your Restaurant

Using the right technology can help increase your overall brand consistency when growing your restaurant. Your brand is what your customers associate your restaurant with: your reputation, your habits, and the various elements that make up your brand and make you recognizable no matter what store your customers visit. Get the guide now!

Type: eBook

Sponsor: PlayerLync


Are Cloud and IoT Environments Allowing Cybercriminals to Infiltrate Networks? | Data Breaches | Security | Payments | POS

Are Cloud and IoT Environments Allowing Cybercriminals to Infiltrate Networks? | Data Breaches | Security | Payments | POS

While the expanding range of Internet-of-Things (IoT) enabled devices and cloud services is meeting consumer demand, are these technologies creating undefended gaps in security for cybercriminals to exploit? This infographic looks at whether this is a real concern.

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: TNS, Inc.


DK Sushi Uses Toast Kiosks to Deliver a Seamless Quick Service Guest Experience

DK Sushi Uses Toast Kiosks to Deliver a Seamless Quick Service Guest Experience

See how DK Sushi and others are increasing Average Order Value by 10%. DK Sushi focuses on creating non-conventional kiosk-only quick service concept to appeal to the high-tech students on the University of Pennsylvania campus.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Toast, Inc.


How Flatbread Differentiates Pizza and Beer by Ensuring the Customer Experience with Mystery Shopping

How Flatbread Differentiates Pizza and Beer by Ensuring the Customer Experience with Mystery Shopping

Flatbread has worked with 360 Intel to ensure the customer experience through mystery shopping.  

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: 360 Intel


How to Make Perfect Mashed Idaho® Potatoes

How to Make Perfect Mashed Idaho® Potatoes

This downloadable wall poster from the Idaho Potato Commission provides tips and suggestions for making perfect Idaho® potatoes.

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: Idaho Potato Commission


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McDonald's invests billions into kiosk-heavy remodels in 6,000-plus US stores