This Week in Restaurant Technologies #017: Mobile Payments and Localized Social Media

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In this week’s show, Brandon and I go deeper into some of Amazon’s plans for a mobile wallet Starbucks’s bigger plans for their mobile payment app. We also cover some interesting stats and testimonials from chain restaurant executives who are willing to bet their jobs on localizing social media, while keeping the operations of those […]

This Week in Restaurant Technologies #016: Big Data in Your Restaurant

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In this week’s show, Brandon and I open by discussing an interesting move by Applebee’s to assure their customers that their staff won’t steal their smartphones. Next, the Casual Dining segment is under fire. Find out why and how TGI Friday’s is involved in this discussion. 1. Caribou coffee turned to Pinterest for help on creating a […]

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. […]

The Next Snapchat

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In the world of 1.2 million apps available on the App Store, it can be hard to tell which will be the next Snapchat. Snapchat is the one app developers have been trying to catch up to, as it’s fan base is primarily millennials. What is Snapchat and why you should care? In case you don’t […]

This Week in Restaurant Technologies #012: Content Marketing for Restaurants

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In this week’s show, Nate and Brandon look at 3 news articles released this week, as well as a review of some books that we think you need to read. 1. Restaurant Hospitality has compiled five ways that technology trends impact restaurants. 2. Panda Express has announced a test kitchen concept along with a mobile app […]