Hideaway Pizza

Hideaway Pizza

Some restaurateurs think of video surveillance strictly as a tool to investigate incidents of theft and other risks such as slip and falls, but Hideaway Pizza, a 12-restaurant chain based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, thinks of video surveillance more as a critical enabler of operational excellence.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: March Networks


Leveraging the Internet of Things with Wireless Networks

Leveraging the Internet of Things with Wireless Networks

Internet-connected devices allow businesses to gather detailed information about their operations in real time, enabling them to make decisions that can benefit the bottom line.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Cradlepoint


New York Fries

New York Fries

Philip and John Bourada, owners of three New York Fries locations in Ottawa, Canada, turn on the computer in their home office first thing every morning to view live video from the March Networks® video surveillance systems in their three food court outlets around the city.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: March Networks


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CEOs of Wing Zone, Focus Brands, Captain D's, Backyard Burgers, Koti Pizza predict industry changes, trends

CEOs of Wing Zone, Focus Brands, Captain D's, Backyard Burgers, Koti Pizza predict industry changes, trends

This year's Fast Casual Executive Summit wrapped up Tuesday night with insights from some of the industry's most successful CEOs.

In pictures: Global restaurant execs in London: Part 1

In pictures: Global restaurant execs in London: Part 1

Executives from 17 countries gathered in London for the 2017 Restaurant Franchising & Innovation Summit — Europe last week. The event, produced by Networld Media Group, provided the opportunity for more than 100 restaurant leaders to share advice, success stories and discuss how they moved on from failure.

NRA 2017 in photos: Editors share top highlights

NRA 2017 in photos: Editors share top highlights

The editors of FastCasual, Pizza Marketplace, QSRWeb and Food Truck Operator share some highlights from the 2017 NRA show in Chicago.

Redecorating with loss prevention

Redecorating with loss prevention

A good loss prevention program starts with an assessment of the current processes in operation.

Crime prevention – The power of a flower

Crime prevention – The power of a flower

Crime Prevention through Environmental Design relies on the ability to deter criminal acts.

Mom-and-pop shops targeted by cyber thieves

Mom-and-pop shops targeted by cyber thieves

A Wall Street Journal article, Hackers Shift Attacks to Small Firms, has many more people paying attention to security issues, and for those of us in the security industry, we welcome the shift in attitude. As a security provider, we...

Burglary prevention tips

Burglary prevention tips

Restaurant owners face many assaults on their businesses. The perpetual rise of commodity prices, unexplained inventory shortages, labor issues, and the constant threat of robbery and internal thefts are everyday threats.

Rising food costs: The late night exchange

Rising food costs: The late night exchange

“Pizza, pizza, pizza! Everyday it’s pizza! I get so tired of the pizza that I eat for free as a benefit of working here. So, with a little ingenuity, our late night crew now gets a little variety in our diet.

Employee theft – A trio succumbs to the “triangle”

Employee theft – A trio succumbs to the “triangle”

Losses to restaurants can occur from just about anywhere. We talk about cash stolen from registers and from customers by a multitude of internal fraud schemes.

Holiday business crime prevention tips

Holiday business crime prevention tips

Typically crime increases during the holiday season, and stores and restaurants are not exempt. Unfortunately, dishonest people and criminals are attracted to cash businesses and resort to robbery, burglary, shoplifting, credit and gift card fraud, embezzlement, and theft. The following...

Ten technologies that make for better business

Ten technologies that make for better business

These wide-ranging solutions tackle issues both timeless and trendy.   

Ten technologies that make for better business

Ten technologies that make for better business

These wide-ranging solutions tackle issues both timeless and trendy.   

How fast casual operators can mitigate risk

How fast casual operators can mitigate risk

New technologies and attitudes can help operators win the war against employee theft.

People, Process and Technology: A layered approach to customer credit card security

People, Process and Technology: A layered approach to customer credit card security

Ensure the right balance of these components, and you will produce a payments security mindset that will become part of your operation's DNA.

Restaurants hit by Heartland data breach

Restaurants hit by Heartland data breach

With literally tens of millions of card transactions at risk, malware found on the server of Heartland Payment Systems may make history.

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