Pascua Yaqui Tribe selected MICROS for its ability to run both of its unique properties on one single enterprise combined with the availability of MICROS's sleek yet robust wireless hardware.
As the iPhone and its App Store continue to take the mobile community by storm, many hospitality operators are quickly jumping onto the bandwagon to cash in on the growing trend. Learn what it takes to get an iPhone app up and running from Pizza Hut, Chipotle and Choice Hotels.
For the past year, most businesses have been forced to operate in survival mode by focusing on internal operations while significantly reducing, if not altogether abandoning, external marketing and customer engagement efforts. But according to a Hospitality Technology readership poll, this tide is turning.
Although tiered bandwidth is a possible solution to the HSIA free-or-fee debate, a bigger question remains as to what will happen to HSIA in hotels in the future.
The Oneida Nation Tribe of Indians Enterprise, which consists of Oneida Retail, Oneida Casino with its five satellite locations, and the Radisson Hotel, has selected the MICROS 9700 Hospitality Management System to better manage its operation, increase employee productivity, and improve guest service.
2009 has been a tumultuous year for hospitality operators. With the U.S. Federal Reserve declaring the recession's end, business owners are eager to set their sights on 2010 and move forward with their recovery efforts. In an exclusive reader survey, HT taps its audience of IT pros to learn how their companies are faring in the recovery period, as well as the specific business initiatives that they are focusing on for 2010.
In recent years, The Kessler Collection's clientele has become more discerning than ever before. They typically have rich media options at home and hotel management wanted to ensure that they offered at least comparable media capabilities, with the goal of giving them options they had never before experienced. Learn about the solution that offers guests Web TV, access to HD Hollywood movies, unlimited HSIA and more.
Seattle's Hotel 1000 worked with a nationwide provider of advanced communication services to install a fiber optics connection to the property, thereby enabling a 100MB connection to the hotel's internal fiber network. With this added connectivity, Hotel 1000's bandwidth has increased 20-fold and it is one of the first hotels in the U.S. to offer this type of broadband connectivity.
According to a blog posted by Google product marketing managers Ryan Hayward and David Kim, Google's new window decal initiative centers on a unique bar code, known as a QR code, that enables users to go up to a storefront and immediately find reviews, coupons and more through their mobile phones.
For many restaurants this holiday season, the traditional gift cards of yore are getting a complete makeover in a play to boost sales and gain customer loyalty. Virtual personalization, gift cards that also give back to purchasers, and cards that double as loyalty programs top the list in recent trends.