The National Restaurant Association's 2010 Restaurant Industry Forecast forecasts that the restaurant industry is expected to show gradual improvement in 2010. The study also reveals key economic, workforce, consumer and menu trends.
Hotelligence360 is an integrated, multi-channel reservation, rate, and marketing intelligence application that allows hoteliers to forecast future trends and predict shifts in consumer patterns before they occur, giving users a clear competitive advantage.
Tasti D-Lite has integrated their social networking initiative into their customer loyalty program through pcAmerica's Restaurant Pro Express POS software solution.
The McDonald's Operators' Association of Southern California extends free Wi-Fi services to more than 600 franchised and company-owned McDonald's restaurants in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura.
The new app allows event managers and organizations to entertain and inform guests instantly through their cell phones, before, during, or after an event.
Based on original PhoCusWright research and proprietary data provided by three major GDS companies, the study found that the GDS industry processed more than 1.1 billion travel transactions in 2008 representing more than US$268 billion in global travel sales.
Wow Bao's iPhone app uses a real time point of sale integration approach to show customers current menu prices and taxes, as well as previous orders and preferences.
The international brand of more than 1,700 mid-priced Hampton Inn, Hampton Inn & Suites, and Hampton by Hilton Hotels, has earned the distinction of best mid-priced hotel by the annual Travel Weekly Readers' Choice Awards survey.
With a record 330 new exhibitors, major technology trends unveiled on the 2010 CES show floor included 3D TV, mobile DTV, connected TV, green technologies, tablets and apps.
Within 30 minutes, Choice Hotels is now able to analyze thousands of property-specific comments from the past 18 months and create an action plan to improve that location through the use of the Clarabridge Content Mining Platform.