Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Selects POS and Food Mgmt Tools to Streamline Operations & Control Costs
Hershey Entertainment & Resorts in Hershey, Pa. has selected the InfoGenesis POS and Eatec Solutions by Agilysys to streamline operations and control costs. The company will use the solutions at Hersheypark, Hersheypark Stadium, Giant Center, Hershey Lodge, The Hotel Hershey, Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park and Hershey Golf Collection.
"We spent a great deal of time looking at software systems for point-of-sale and foodservice management, and our criteria were long and detailed," says William H. Sheaffer, director of information technology at Hershey Entertainment & Resorts. "We were impressed with the wide range of features and functionality found in Eatec Solutions and InfoGenesis POS and the fact that InfoGenesis POS is able to function in all of our venues, whether fine dining, quick-service or retail. We also appreciate the openness of the systems and their real-time reporting features. Agilysys has implemented similar technology in other large venues like ours and has an excellent reputation in the hotel and stadium markets."
InfoGenesis POS is an enterprise-ready point-of-sale solution that combines powerful reporting and configuration capabilities with an easy-to-use touch-screen terminal application. The system, which is designed for multi-unit operations common in hospitality environments, can manage any combination of dining, bar service and gift shop operations. Features of InfoGenesis POS include audit log and electronic journal, real-time reporting capabilities, multi-language capability and advanced sorting, filtering and grouping options. Hershey Entertainment & Resorts has implemented more than 400 InfoGenesis POS terminals in food and beverage and retail outlets throughout its venues.
Eatec Solutions is a full-featured inventory and procurement solution designed especially for the foodservice and hospitality industries. Along with its core purchasing, inventory, recipe, forecasting, production and sales analysis functions, the system also offers modules for catering, concessions and retail. The software solution offers more than 400 standard reports, which will enable Hershey Entertainment & Resorts to make more informed and intelligent business decisions.