Data Breaches: Spotlight on the Malware Menace | Ransomware | Security | POS | Hospitality | Retail

Data Breaches: Spotlight on the Malware Menace | Ransomware | Security | POS | Hospitality | Retail

Research puts the top three industries targeted by malware as accommodation and food services, public administration and retail. This infographic gives key insights into how malware is being used by criminals to target the point-of-sale and how this phenomenon shows no signs of waning.

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: TNS, Inc.


Piada Italian Street Food Protects Uptime & POS Data With All-in-One SD-WAN Solution by Cradlepoint

Piada Italian Street Food Protects Uptime & POS Data With All-in-One SD-WAN Solution by Cradlepoint

Restaurant chain reduces hardware by running wired primary & LTE Failover through one router in eateries.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Cradlepoint


Restaurant PCI Basics

Restaurant PCI Basics

Restaurants are at high risk of credit card fraud. It's a risk that many restaurant operators underestimate -- and many are too confused by the technical requirements to protect their businesses effectively. In fact, while the risk is real, you can take action to protect your customers' cardholder data and to safeguard your business.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: SpeedLine POS


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Keeping your kiosks out of thieves' reach

Keeping your kiosks out of thieves' reach

With the rapid addition of internet-connected technologies that touch the same network as the point-of-sale system, new opportunities for credit card data breaches are popping up. Vulnerabilities can be found in many network gateways such as self-ordering kiosks and other devices.

The data differences that put QSR customer engagement on steroids

The data differences that put QSR customer engagement on steroids

Though the basic dynamics of the dining experience are pretty much the same as they've always been, any competitive QSR brand today knows data is the difference now. But knowing how to use the data collected and integrate it optimally with your systems is key.

Dunkin' loses its 'donuts': A move that says alot about coffee market today

Dunkin' loses its 'donuts': A move that says alot about coffee market today

Call it a sign of our ever-quickening time-challenged lives or maybe even a symbol that the ever-widening American public is changing its eating habits, but regardless of the societal cause, Dunkin' Donuts is turning its back on Homer Simpson's favorite food.

QSR money-saver: The overlooked elements of distributor audits

QSR money-saver: The overlooked elements of distributor audits

In an analysis of distributor and vendor invoices, 35 percent were found to have errors. That's money you're leaving on the table. Here are some ideas on how to pick it up again and get it working for your QSR.

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.

Cloud POS: 4 key advantages for QSRs

Cloud POS: 4 key advantages for QSRs

With Cloud POS reclaiming the top spot in this year's POS Software Trends Report from Hospitality Technology, it's clear that cloud-based point of sale initiatitives are scoring high on restaurateurs' technology wishlists. In fact, the report found that fully 61...

Kiosks, digital signage: Issues, but benefits worth it

Kiosks, digital signage: Issues, but benefits worth it

Global food service operator, Sodexo, and travel plaza operator, Love's, told an audience at the recent Dallas ICX Summit that even though there are challenges to deploying kiosks and digital signage today, the benefits of these technologies are worth the trouble. QSRs can no doubt relate to many of the issues discussed in this hour-long session.

QSR money issues: A smart new information source

QSR money issues: A smart new information source

Contemplating going cashless, accepting Bitcoin and adding online and mobile payment options are just a few decisions restaurateurs and retailers are facing these days, but making those decisions just got easier.

QSR invoices: Your direct line in to a mother lode of savings

QSR invoices: Your direct line in to a mother lode of savings

Invoices are jam-packed with a treasure trove of information about your purchases, your contracts and your ability to reduce costs. When analyzed as a full set of data, these records offer actionable insights that should guide your business decisions.

8 important reasons QSR leaders need a kiosk strategy

8 important reasons QSR leaders need a kiosk strategy

A good deal of data suggests kiosks help boost QSR business, so it makes sense to develop a kiosk strategy for your quick-serve brand, if you haven't already, because of the benefits you'll learn more about in this article.

QSR payment options: Yes, customers really DO care ... a lot

QSR payment options: Yes, customers really DO care ... a lot

Think your customers don't care much about the way they pay at your QSR? Think again. A new study shows this aspect of your operations can make a real difference in a competitive marketplace.

Manage your QSR's multi-channel future now or pay later

Manage your QSR's multi-channel future now or pay later

QSR mobile strategy is still undergoing growing pains since QSRs — which traditionally had just the two channels of in-restaurant and drive-thru ordering to deal with — now have new layers of complication from mobile app orders.  That channel brings value, but also warrants extra planning, monitoring and managing for a winning strategy.

Taco Bell digital guru to keynote ICX Summit on chain's 1-question digital strategy

Taco Bell digital guru to keynote ICX Summit on chain's 1-question digital strategy

Rafik Hanna, senior director, All Access, at Taco Bell will share insight on how the brand is winning big with customers due to its digital transformation strategy at the upcoming Interactive Customer Experience (ICX) Summit taking place next month in Texas.

A payment 'revolution': Connected screens

A payment 'revolution': Connected screens

Chris Tyghe, vice president of strategic development at Ingenico Group Canada, discusses how payments will become an integral part of the IoT experience in the coming years.

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