This Week in Restaurant Technologies #015: Depersonalizing the Dining Experience?

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In this week’s show, Brandon and I comment on some news and examples of chain restaurant systems that are implementing mobile and tablet technology to streamline their operations and guest services. We feature some of the great work Quaker Steak and Lube is doing with our friends at Red Book Connect and their HotSchedules app. […]

Why Kallpod’s Communication Technology Works

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In past posts, we’ve highlighted ways to improve content marketing effectiveness, operational¬†efficiency and profits by means of numerous online and social collaboration tools. Today, we take a look at how to improve those same target areas by restructuring hardware and technology. As most restaurant managers know, maintaining operational efficiency can be difficult in a service […]

This Week In Restaurant Technologies #014: Point of Personalized Service Systems

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In this week’s show, Brandon and I look at some of the latest news and examples of chain restaurant systems who are pushing the boundaries by using technology to make the ordering and dining experience faster, easier and more personal for each and every customer. Watch the video to check out this week’s regular banter. […]

This Week in Restaurant Technologies #013: The Latest in Restaurant Reservations and More

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In this week’s show, Brandon and I look at news articles and some supplemental information released this week that cover some strategic tech acquisitions involving the latest in restaurant reservations, voice recognition on mobile apps and another huge credit card security breach. 1. The Priceline Negotiator has negotiated his way to a deal with OpenTable, […]

Privy Helps Restaurants Drive Online to Offline Sales

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In TWIRT episode #010, we highlighted tech marketing startup Privy¬†by interviewing its co-founder and COO Jake Cohen. This week, we take an in-depth look into how Privy is helping clients get more bang for their buck in online-to-offline sales. As consumers continue to embrace digital in all aspects of daily life, marketers are trying to […]