Lee Holman, lead retail analyst for IHL Group shares with HT his predictions for POS trends that will continue to have an impact on the foodservice industry over the coming year. Holman and IHL Group identify workforce, environment among top POS concerns for restaurant operators.
Spacenet to upgrade existing network to SkyEdge VSAT platform; provides faster speeds, expanded functionality and network availability
790 electronic lock integrates with Kaba Ilco front desk, lodging access solutions; product debuts at Asian American Hotel Owners Association national convention
Firm adds Network Change and Configuration Management, Service Catalog Solutions Center to IT Management Solutions Center
Installs point-of-sale system at destination properties in Ireland and Austria; system chosen to streamline F&B operations
Smartcard technology gives IT managers ability to control employee access to facilities, network access, on-site cashless transactions
Home-Grown Industries makes selection based on franchisee recomnedations; cites reporting capabilities as a driving factor
Proprietary software meets 14 PABP requirements, including secure passwords, protection of wireless transmissions, encryption of sensitive traffic over public networks and more
A streamlined connection process makes it easier for Starwood guests to connect to the Internet at high-speeds while also creating a valuable in-room marketing touch point.
Webgate version 40 includes controls for more than 100 applications and protocols