As a small business without a dedicated IT department, Burger King franchisee, RIO Management needed an expert to address its PCI compliance concerns.
VeriFone's PAYware Mobile is a card encryption sleeve that slips over the iPhone to accommodate card swipes and allow merchants to avoid high-cost "card-not-present" fees.
Sundrop Systems' latest technology offering allows restaurant patrons to place pick-up orders with their favorite restaurants via text message.
The five-unit sandwich shop decided to launch its own iPhone app with the goal of placing its business in front of a much broader group that's constantly on the move.
The Okanogan Bingo Casino, Mill Bay Casino, and Coulee Dam Casino will utilize the MICROS 9700 Hospitality Management System (HMS) to provide Colville Tribal Enterprise Corporation with one centralized solution.
iBAHN data shows that Internet use by both business and leisure guests at leading hotels, as measured by number of data packets per guest session traveling on iBAHN's proprietary network, increased more than 50% in 2009.
Aloft Abu Dhabi's use of the TeleAdapt MediaHub HD is making it easy for visitors to play media from their portable electronics through the in-room TV, including a wireless audio interface for streaming and controlling their music from an iPod or MP3-playing smartphone from anywhere in the room.
Since launching its app, the Hyatt Regency Greenville has seen a 300-400 percent increase in usage of their guest-services portal, and orders made through the system are 17-20 percent higher per ticket.
The inexpensive mobile solution is fully customizable and enables hotel guests to schedule spa treatments and dinner reservations, and arrange for hotel services such as room service and valet.
Although the National Retail Federation Big Show is primetime for retail technology vendors, hospitality operators shouldn't be fooled. Mixed in-between the many retail offerings, NRF attendees could find booth after booth of hospitality-applicable products. HT offers this recap of NRF's top news and technology demonstrations.