Hotel Technology Next Generation has released three new technical specifications that provide standardized interfaces that connect the PMS with other hotel systems to guest-room devices, allow hotels to deliver rich descriptive content to distribution channels and websites, and support improved security for credit card processing.
The Dairy Queen franchisee, Roundtable, maintains PCI compliance through several layers of defense. The key component of its store level infrastructure is handled by SecureConnect, which provides a secure, multi-site Virtual Private Network (VPN) for Roundtable's locations.
Thailand's Grand Millennium Sukhumvit has recently completed the installation of VingCard's Signature RFID contactless electronic door locks with NFC cell phone compatibility.
A recent partnership between Merchant Warehouse and PointOS brings additional benefits to small business owners by providing a credit card processing application for PointOS Professional, the flagship product for PointOS.
The new release helps restaurants serve customers more efficiently during rushes by providing automatic updates to quoted delivery/ready times based on kitchen production.
BHI has enhanced its SecureConnect services to improve PCI compliance solutions and security for quick service restaurant operators.
Starbucks launches two new mobile apps designed for iPhone and iPod touch users that enable customers to find locations, manage their Starbucks Cards and more. Select stores in the U.S. will also begin testing a mobile payment function.
The release of PAYware PC version 1.0.6 features added support for the American Express payment processing network, Chase Paymentech Tampa, the FDMS North-Nash payment processing network and more.
The drive-thru is truly at the heart of quick service restaurant sales and the need for speed and accuracy is first and foremost. Operators discuss how the latest timers, digital signage tools and more are speeding up their drive-thru operations.
Resorts World Sentosa, a $6.59 billion integrated resort, expects to maximize efficiency and provide advanced security with the selection of Vingcard's new RF-online wireless locking system.