MicroSale POS Systems

Introducing the tablet that embraces greasy hands, water, and tile floor.

Type: Special Report

Sponsor: MicroSale




Automated Failover to Support In-Store Operations

Golden Corral needed to eliminate the pains associated with processing credit card payments during network and POS downtime. Microspace’s VELOCITY CELLCAST solution proved to be the right answer to enhance their existing network redundancy measures.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Microspace Communication Corp.




Delivering an End-to-End Customer Experience

Acrelec America addresses the customer journey from start to finish.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Acrelec - formerly Hyperactive Technologies


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C-Speak: Is your audit program helping you attract customers?

Watch this video interview with a foodservice expert to learn why so many audit programs fail and what brands should know when searching for, designing and implementing their own plans.


5 ways restaurants can turn tech into success strategy

Restaurant chains often struggle with the technology decision-making process, but experience is clear on what works and what does not. Following are five best practices to help QSR leaders mitigate technology implementation challenges:

Johnny Rockets tests self-order kiosks in moving to a QSR format

Self-order kiosks play an important role in moving to more of a quick-serve format for Johnny Rockets as the 30-year-old iconic brand seeks to refresh itself. The feedback to date has been promising.

Kiosks killing jobs? Current events beg the question, but the facts say otherwise

Several restaurant chains are using kiosks and other technology that allow orders to be placed more rapidly and efficiently. Kiosks are fostering fears about job losses, but in reality, kiosks are serving to reallocate labor from the front to the back of the restaurant and in some cases, add jobs.

Fast Casual Summit: 5 lessons learned from m-commerce innovators

Why restaurants must "adapt to mobile commerce or die."

3 steps to choose the right technology

We all know that the amount of investment capital flowing into the food tech space has led to a virtual saturation of new restaurant technology in everything from online ordering systems to self-monitoring ovens, and even a burger-making robot. Here is a three-step process to help choose which technology is right for a growing business.

Mobile payments + loyalty programs = a millennial magnet

Entice and capture millennials and you simultaneously attract the larger overall audience. That's why restaurants need mobile payments and loyalty programs now.

No-weight waiting: 4 pickup order problems and their solutions

How clear is the path to both your digital and in-store pickup points? Avoid these four common problems with the fixes provided here.

Webinar: How Texas DQ used digital menus to ease growing pains

If you ask around you probably won't get a lot of argument to the assertion that digital signage is pretty cool, though some restaurateurs have concerns about scaling their digital signage as they grow.

QSRs show mobile market the way to users' hearts is through their stomachs

In a mobile-driven world, brands and companies have found it vital to incorporate apps into their business strategies to reach their consumers and deliver a complete customer experience. And, the growing popularity of QSRs in the app economy is largely driven by consumers’ increasingly urgent “need-it-now” mentality.

Reuters report says restaurants and robotics still haven't mixed

Reuters today published a story on the use of robots in food service, which shows that most restaurateurs are staying with humans for the bulk of their needs due to the high cost of investment in robotics, complexity of tasks in food service, and the problems presented by robot maintenance and repair issues in a restaurant setting.

Cloud POS vs. digital ordering engine: Everything you need to know

As more restaurant brands develop digital ordering capabilities, restaurant technologists must understand the key differences between a cloud POS and a fully-featured digital ordering engine.

Want social media success? Just EAT it

When it comes to social media success, it can be tough to remember that it's all about quality, over quantity in most cases. But the good news is, if you can learn to EAT it, you'll have that task accomplished. Read on, if you want to learn how.

Freebirds, United Airlines help restaurants understand location-based marketing

Location-based marketing is the best way to reach customers around our location and it's a very cost-effective way to market to consumers, said Erin Levzow, Freebirds World Burrito marketing VP.

Self-order kiosks give staff more time, diners more control

Quick service and fast casual restaurants are increasingly enjoying the benefits of self-order kiosks.

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From point-of-sale (POS) systems to digital menu boards to online ordering, and more...Learn about the latest innovations in restaurant technology and how they can have a positive impact on your bottom line.

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