The contract endorses Merchant Link as an approved provider for IHG's franchisees in the U.S., covering more than 3,000 hotel properties.
The certification covers the company's fixed countertop and mobile payment terminals sold in markets throughout Europe, including the Optimum T4210-2.0 (dial), T4220-2.0 (Ethernet with dial), T4230-2.0 (GPRS with dial) countertop and M4230-2.0 GPRS and M4240-2.0 Bluetooth mobile card payment terminals.
The applications enable consumers to place orders directly from their iPhone and BlackBerry devices, while allowing restaurants to send specials, promotions and surveys directly to their customers.
Shifting consumer expectations, a brightening economy, and a bevy of up-and-coming applications are kicking once stalled hospitality self-service initiatives back into gear. Read about these trends and more in Hospitality Technology's annual Self-Service Technology Study.
By using Mocapay's mobile suite, merchants are able to launch mobile payments and deliver promotional offers before, during and after encounters with guests, allowing for ongoing engagement with their customers.
From advanced data analysis reporting capabilities to remote management solutions, operators dish on the technology solutions that are helping them to combat the three most common areas for profit loss.
CityCenter is using the Stratton Warren System, a comprehensive inventory and procurement solution, and the InfoGenesis POS system to enhance efficiency and guest service at ARIA Resort & Casino, Vdara Hotel & Spa and Crystals, an upscale dining, shopping and entertainment venue.
Although many of us may feel like we're just about at social-net overload, Foursquare is one tool that is full-on entrenched in the hospitality industry.
According to product comparative tests conducted by Seiko Epson Corporation, the TM-T88V uses between 68% and 89% fewer kilowatt hours than the next best and worst performing models tested.
David Laris Creates chose Radiant's Aloha Enterprise solution and P1220 POS terminals to standardize its restaurant technology across multiple bars, restaurants and lounges.