The Hyatt Hotels Corporation has launched an iPhone application, which allows users to search and explore hotels while using location-based technology. Through the new technology, users are allowed to check-in and check-out, book new and view existing reservations and more.
Boutique NYC property Hotel Americano is putting iPads in guestrooms to feature its new guest services app from Runtriz. The customizable platform delivers hotel services and neighborhood activities.
Boyne Resorts is installing Squirrel Systems' Squirrel Professional POS software across four resorts. The vendor was chosen because of its strong mobile platform and cost-effective solution.
Motel 6 adds to its online presence with an Android app that lets users search and book rooms at more than 1,000 locations.
Crave GuestService+ from Crave Interactive allows hotel guests to place orders for food and drink from a mobile device while in their room, lounging poolside, or dining in the property's restaurants.
A web-based inventory management tool, Ctuit RADAR, will help Craftworks Restaurants & Breweries in 137 locations.
Retail mobile Point-of-Sale case attaches to HP Slate 2 Tablet PC. The HP Slate 2 with barcode scanner and card reader speeds checkout and engages customers, too.
Waffle House Restaurants launch IPhone and Android locator applications
As more and more technologies are finding their way into the cloud, the point-of-sale is one that is not to be left behind. Industry experts, as well as operators who have taken the plunge, reveal what cloud-based POS systems are on their way to becoming the norm rather than the exception.
QSR customers can order and pay via mobile device prior to arrival.