1-12-18: Soft Drink Innovator Launches into ESports, Omnichannel Solution Smooths Online Orders, Mobile Parking Powers up in DMV, plus Delta Tech Ops in the Checkout!
FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate
14th Annual HFEG Hospitality Career Expo February 2
|National Bittersweet Chocolate Day||January 10|
|National Hot Toddy Day||January 11|
|National Curried Chicken Day||January 12|
|National Peach Melba Day||January 13|
|National Strawberry Ice-Cream Day||January 14|
Food Holidays Courtesy of Foodimentary
Coca-Cola has launched eCOPA Global e-sports competition for summer 2018. To gear up for this new tournament, the soft-drink innovator has teamed up with EA Sports FIFA 18 to produce its first ever fully computer-generated virtual gaming ad, which fans can access through the game on story mode in PS4.
GrubHub and NCR have taken another step in their omnichannel software integration: GrubHub is the first to leverage NCR’s newest Catalog API, which synchronizes the Aloha POS system with a restaurant’s Grubhub menu.
Newk’s Eatery has joined Dinova’s exclusive business dining marketplace, leveraging the proprietary marketplace to expand offerings for 120 locations. Dinova continues to add increasingly diverse restaurant concepts to more than 14,000 restaurant venues nationwide.
Parkmobile, LLC has launched its Parkmobile app in Prince George’s County, enabling consumers to use their mobile devices to pay for parking in the County at 800 parking spaces, on- and off-street. This expands Parkmobile’s footprint in the Washington, D.C. Metro area.
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