Delivering a Better Burger

An Austin, Texas-based restaurant chain sees an immediate improvement in order times and guest satisfaction scores after deploying LRS’ Table Tracker.


RFID table tracking helping fast casuals get orders out quickly, accurately

Restaurants are using radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology to help orders land on guest tables quickly and accurately.

Summit will help fast casual restaurants 'think mobile first'

CONNECT Mobile Innovation Summit coming up Aug. 18-20 will feature the CEOs of Firehouse Subs and McAlister's Deli.

Details, Details, Details

The restaurant business is all about paying attention to the details. And when it comes to the details, there are two rules to keep in mind: Rule #1: Typically, no single issue is a back-breaker. It’s an accumulation of deficiencies that kills you.

FS/Tec, NAFEM to hold co-located event

Foodservice technology and equipment come together Oct. 10-13 in Atlanta.

2006 restaurant show wraps up

The 2006 National Restaurant Hotel & Motel Show offered big-time speakers and trendsetting technologies. Even if you attended, you probably didn't see everything.   

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TableTop media names David T. Miller as partner

DALLAS — TableTop Media LLC, creators of Ziosk, the first pay-on-demand and digital promotion device for the restaurant industry, has announced the appointment of David T. Miller, founder of JTECH Communications, as a partner.

LRS launches Beach Butler paging system

DALLAS — Long Range Systems has introduced its Beach Butler push-for-service paging system.   The system lets guests tell servers they are ready to order drinks or food by pressing a button.

LRS launches Key Call table locator system

DALLAS — Long Range Systems has announced the launch of its Key Call electronic table-locator system, designed especially for fast casual concepts where servers deliver food to the table. When a guest places an order at the counter, they're given...

NRA: 30 months of consecutive growth

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The outlook for the restaurant industry continued to improve in January, as the National Restaurant Association's comprehensive index of restaurant activity registered its third gain in the last four months.

Fast Casual's Top 100 Movers and Shakers

It wasn't long ago that you had to look up the definition of "fast casual" to understand the meaning of this unique restaurant concept that is a hybrid of the fast-food and traditional sit-down eating experiences. Not only is fast-casual...

Fast Tech: Time is Money

McAlister's Deli finds new way to cater to customers.

Marketing Your Restaurant: Part IV

Leveraging Your Product Mix

Marketing Your Restaurant: Part III

Making the Media work for your restaurant

MICROS Systems, Inc. Acquires JTECH Communications, Inc.

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- MICROS Systems, Inc.

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