Sept. 9, 2015
Punchh, a provider of mobile loyalty and CRM technologies for the restaurant industry, has partnered with NCR Corporation to integrate the Punchh platform with the NCR Aloha POS, with opportunities to extend the integration to other NCR Hospitality POS solutions in the future, according to a company press release.
"Our agreement with NCR allows us to deliver a world-class technology solution which will greatly improve the experience for our customers and their guests,”"said Vic Mahadevan, Punchh CEO. "We are thrilled to partner with the industry-leading NCR platform to help drive guest engagement for restaurant operators and more importantly, provide them with the analytical tools and insights they need to grow their business."
The Punchh Platform provides restaurants with the ability to engage guests outside the walls of their restaurant in a fun and meaningful way using gamification, social media and loyalty programs, Mahadevan said. It also provides intuitive analytics to ensure programs are delivering or exceeding the expected returns.
"Mobile consumer engagement provides new and powerful opportunities for restaurants to grow their businesses. By integrating the Aloha POS into a broader ecosystem of products and capabilities, we continuously seek to deliver the most innovative solutions to our customers," said Don Zimmerman, former CIO of Wendy’s and Arby’s and current CTO of NCR Hospitality. "We welcome Punchh into the Cloud Connect Partner community and extending more options to the industry."
The integrated Punchh solution with the Aloha POS is currently deployed across a number of different restaurant brands.