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Como Speeds Up Customer Engagement Campaigns

With fierce competition surrounding brick-and-mortar businesses, Como has come to the rescue with a tool that makes it easy to launch goal-driven marketing campaigns that increase customer engagement and loyalty in under five minutes.

Bizly Brings Corporate Event Expertise to Gather Booking Network

Gather, the leading provider of event management software, today announced the addition of Bizly to the Gather Booking Network. Bizly is a trusted enterprise marketplace that makes it easy for employees to book events at leading hotels, restaurants, and other hospitality venues, and brings a rapidly growing set of Fortune 500 customers to the Gather Booking Network.

Are Publishing Companies the Next Iteration of Restaurant Groups?

Food writers often joke that we’d never open a restaurant, mainly because we know too much: the ceaseless hours, the slim margins, and even slimmer chance of success. But more intrepid multi-platform media companies are taking the plunge into restaurant ownership to build touchpoints with ravenous followers, unearth new fans, and, yes, capture some of that elusive revenue.

Unified Office Launches Total Connect Now Dental Management Suite

Unified Office, Inc, a leading managed services provider offering reliable hybrid cloud-based virtual communications services and business analytics to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), announced that they are extending their award-winning communications and analytics service offerings to the dental industry with their Total Connect Now Dental Management Suite.

Allset Guarantees Seating at Restaurants that Don’t Take Reservations

Allset, a leading platform for restaurant reservations and preordering, has proven to be the only way for diners to guarantee themselves a seat at restaurants that don't take reservations.Showing up to a no-reservation restaurant can be disappointing when diners can't get a table.

Pizza Inn Picks Thrive as POS System

Pizza Inn has chosen Thrive for its first company-approved POS system.Thrive is a state-of-the-art system that has the capability to handle the complexity and numerous business models that exist in the Pizza Inn brand, including buffet, carryout, delivery, online ordering, drive thru and catering, as well as being adaptable to handle Delivery-Carry Out, Express, and PIE concepts.

Snag Names Jim Monroe Chief Experience Officer

Snag, the largest platform for hourly work, announced the appointment of Jim Monroe as the company's Chief Experience Officer. In this newly created role, Monroe will be focused on improving the overall experience for Snag customers, which includes employers and job seekers.

Gather Hits Company Milestones

Gather, the leading event management software platform for restaurants and venues, announced strategic growth and significant achievements in the midst of a momentous year for the company. Gather has made recent additions to their executive team, acquired the company EVENTup in June, garnered industry accolades (including recognition from the Inc.

Bridg Appoints Gerrine Pan Chief Brand Officer

Bridg, pioneer of customer identification technology for brick-and-mortar retailers, announced that Gerrine Pan has been appointed to the newly created role of Chief Brand Officer. In her new role, Ms.

Why it's Time to Jump on the Big-Data Bandwagon

For years, large restaurant chains have been getting a leg up on the competition by using data science and data management to more effectively run operations. But as mobile and cloud technology become more widely available and affordable, micro-chains and even single-unit restaurants are embracing big data to take the guesswork out of management and stay competitive.

Toast Integrates with BevSpot

Toast, the fastest-growing restaurant management platform in the U.S., announced its integration with BevSpot—the only all-in-one food and beverage inventory management and ordering solution available globally—to empower restaurants and bars with sales performance insights to make smarter, more profitable decisions.

Who's Behind the App for Restaurants?

Everyone knows delivery is booming as the millennial segment strives for convenience, ordering dinner through smart phones from the comfort of their own couches with Netflix streaming. For big chains like Dine Brands, Bloomin' Brands, Darden, and Buffalo Wild Wings, delivery is driving strategy and sales.

Healthy Dining Launching Personalized Nutrition Concierge MyMenu

Healthy Dining, a nutrition services provider for the restaurant industry, together with 1,000-plus restaurant locations nationwide, is launching the first ever technology system, called MyMenu, personalized for guests’ health, wellness and taste preferences.