The 10th installment of the Restaurant Executive Summit put a laser focus on how to improve connections not only with guests, but with staff as well. Crafted under the theme of "Feeding Consumers with a #Digital @ppetite," the Summit armed attendees with truly actionable strategies over the course of three days of networking and educational sessions and workshops.
In this annual report, Hospitality Technology investigates the trends and business drivers that are shaping the point of sale landscape. By querying the vendor community, HT recaps the latest innovations, reveals forward-looking plans for technology offerings in 2015, and gleans insights into what trends these suppliers impacting the POS. Also included are the results of the POS Software Reader Survey, where operators reveal plans for investment and features they are looking for in upgrades. Overwhelmingly, both operators and vendors agree the POS has been forever changed by the emergence of new mobile payment methods and the call for greater security – particularly as it relates to the EMV liability shift.
The EMV Migration Forum explains the cryptogram in new video tutorial.
Independent hotels to benefit from powerful booking tools with Maestro PMS' two-way interface to global network of distribution channels.
Tech consulting company will assume all support for company owned and franchised units nationwide.
Leads provides 30% click-through rate and a 25% increase in social media followers.
Company brings together hotels, OTAs and corporate agencies to accelerate mobile hotel check-in and strengthen customer relationships.
Looking to leverage success of its Paytronix loyalty program, sports-themed bar and grill gives guests a fun, rewarding way to engage with the brand, teams and each other.
The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) shares an infographic with steps for retailers to ensure they have proper security controls in place to prevent a breach caused by malware.
Chip-and-Pin technology and other ways hoteliers can improve credit card security in 2015.