Networked devices and a bevy of data will reshape the next-generation kitchen. HT takes a look at three key areas, including IoT, analytics and real-time ordering, that are ripe for adoption in the kitchen.
Thanks to spill over from military and government agencies, video surveillance systems in hospitality are becoming more and more sophisticated through the integration of analytic applications that turn traditional video into uber intelligence gathers.
Any hotel executive will tell you that a happy team results in happy guests. Thanks to advancements in technology, hotels now have the ability to deploy work-at-home alternatives that not only attract quality employees but also reduce costs and customer dissatisfaction.
Consumer expectations and demands drive the need for mobile options to go beyond payment alone. As operators seek to find ways to maximize the potential of payment platforms, they look to integrate other features with the payment component such as loyalty and order-ahead capabilities.
The owners of Maize Restaurant, located in Newark, New Jersey's Robert Treat Hotel, are able to neutralize the high service and maintenance costs associated with their previous POS following a full technology upgrade.
What sets a good mobile application apart from the rest? Hotel executives share their advice for creating a better app, from customer research and developer selection advice all the way down to interface design.
Operators are dropping the cords on their point-of-sale in favor of mobile technology solutions. From access points to system security, learn how to guarantee handheld POS success with the proper planning and installation tips.
In an effort to enhance guest services, Choice Hotels International announce plans to integrate Radiant Systems solutions into their Cambria Suites. Solutions for the newest brand from include Aloha TableService POS, Enterprise.com and Radiant hardware.
The BWI Airport Marriott Hotel has unveiled an interactive media board in its newly renovated lobby which will display a customizable set of information including weather, maps, points-of-interest and more.