Room entry has emerged as a top area of focus for hoteliers who want to provide the most current, secure and reliable means of cross-property accessibility to tech-savvy travelers. HT takes a look at the technologies that will eventually replace magstripe.
New technology offerings and forward-thinking roll-outs add to the excitement in the point-of-service landscape.
A groundbreaking partnership between Starbucks and Square will grow business and enhance the payment experience for customers.
An upgraded app offers more benefits and ordering options, plus enables loyal guests to manage rewards from smartphones.
From fingerprint scans to integrated video, the latest loss prevention technology can dramatically reduce restaurant employee theft and shrink costs as long as owners implement it correctly and utilize it on a daily basis.
As hoteliers continue to seek increased capabilities and customization, the property management system carries much of the burden in determining the success of seamlessly-run operations. Hospitality Technology magazine examines six key trends influencing PMS technology development and CIOs' buying decisions.
The latest release from First Data focuses on secure and flexible payments and streamlining operations.
A group of hoteliers gathered in Las Vegas to ponder the future potential and pitfalls of ever-advancing in-room technologies.
Guckenheimer restaurant improves customer service, cuts costs and unearths valuable BI with mobile payment system from LevelUp.
The hospitality industry is being redefined by the bounty of online resources at customers' disposal. Operators need to harness the vast amount of information that is being pumped through these virtual channels to discover what potential guests deem valuable in order to build a customer base and increase repeat business.