Thinking about plunging in to mobile marketing? Now is a great time, according to Jack Philbin, co-founder, president and CEO of Vibes and chairman of the Mobile Marketing Association.
Beacons are powerful tools, enabling marketers to push the right message to the right person in the right place at the right time.
Order-ahead solutions, like mobile/online ordering, are boosting restaurants' average checks by 15-plus percent.
The second annual ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit in September will feature experts with exceptional depth of knowledge in areas of innovation, security, compliance and regulation.
With geo-triggered ordering, customers make their order in advance and the order gets pushed to the kitchen only when the customer walks in.
Mobile searches related to restaurants have a conversion rate of 90 percent with 64 percent converting within the hour.
The company is in the midst of a new POS rollout that is expected to drive labor efficiencies, speed of service and order accuracy.
Research has shown that people who place mobile and online orders have an average ticket 30 percent higher than in-store customers.
The increasing use of smartphones is changing the consumer landscape significantly, particularly for restaurant purchasing.
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One of the leading brands is on its way to a digital ordering majority. Is your brand ready to handle the demand from outside your walls?
Louisville, Ky.-based QSR Automation announced the release of DineTime Host version 3.0, a browser widget that when added to a restaurant's website provides self-service reservation options that sync in real time.
Pizza Hut and ICFLIX have joined up to bring dinner and a movie to countries across the Middle East starting August 15th.
Marco's Pizza is promoting its new Spicy Fresco Three Cheese and Spicy Double Pepperoni Fresco pizzas by inviting guests to stop by tomorrow, Aug. 19, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to receive a free slice.
The free webinar Using Beacon Technology and Geofencing In Your Restaurant sponsored by Splick.it and hosted by FastCasual.com earlier this week is now available for playback.
Speakers include executives from Rosati's, Pizza Hut, Jersey Mike's, Wingstop, Firehouse Subs and more.
Syrus Restaurant Information Services has introduced a restaurant management mobile app, available on the iOS platform. The app provides restaurant operators with historical and real-time information on store performance, such as sales, labor, voids and LTOs. "Mobility is at the...
A former FBI executive assistant director is on tap to demonstrate vulnerabilities in banking and payments at the upcoming event in Washington, D.C.
A group of 19-year-olds from Brooklyn, N.Y., have developed the new Push for Pizza app, which allows customers to order their pizza with one tap. According to the Huffington Post, the founders call the new app the "Uber for pizza."
The app made its debut this summer.
Yum! Brands has announced the launch of its annual World Hunger Relief effort with the new "Pass The Red Cup" challenge featuring multi-Grammy Award winner Christina Aguilera. Aguilera has been the spokesperson for Yum! Brands' hunger initiative since 2009. The...
Boston's Restaurant & Sports Bar has launched a new kids' program today, which includes a new healthier menu and an interactive mobile app. "The core of our business model is the ability to offer both a sports bar and family-friendly...
Healthy Dining has announced its newest restaurant partner – Naked Pizza. With nine locations in the U.S., Naked Pizza features menu options that meet nutritional criteria set by Healthy Dining's registered dietitians.
"Our mission at Naked Pizza is to make one of the most popular fast foods – pizza – more healthful and nutritious.
MyCheck has announced a complete integration into POSitouch point-of-sale software for quick-service and full-service restaurants. According to a news release, the MyCheck install onto POSitouch systems is done remotely and involves the implementation of a button straight onto the payment...
NoshList has added reservations and scheduling features to its app, to help businesses further manage their daily wait lists. The Reservations feature has been added to the company's iPad, Android and web platforms. It can be used to make reservations...
Mobile payments company LevelUp today announced the launch of a gift card feature, according to a press release. Businesses can enroll in the program starting today.
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The Idaho Pizza Company has joined Healthy Dining as a restaurant partner. According to a news release, with 15 locations in Idaho, Idaho Pizza features menu options that meet nutrition criteria created by Healthy Dining's registered dietitians. "There will be...