BYTES: The Latest in Food/Hospitality Tech – 5-18-17




5-18-17: Compact Payments Tech Wows Food Truck Vendors, Frontier Capital Invests in Dinova’s Growth, Georgia’s Lead in Logistics Drives Big Business, plus Shipt On-Demand Grocery Delivery in the Checkout!

FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate

Bytes for Bites Day of Service                                             July 14

National Cherry Cobbler Day May 17
I Love Reese’s Day May 18
National Devil’s Food Cake Day May 19
National Strawberries and Cream Day May 21
Food Holidays Courtesy of Foodimentary


Latest Clover Install Tested at Food Truck Fest

First Data launched Clover Flex®, a smart payment terminal designed to fit comfortably as a handheld device or on the countertop. The latest in the Clover POS family, Clover Flex is designed to seamlessly accept a range of payments for connected commerce, ideal for restaurants, retailers, and small vendors. Its initial pilot was during the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in Savannah, Georgia, a celebration that annually draws nearly half a million visitors from around the world. The festival’s food truck park was outfitted with Clover Flex devices, allowing the vendors to accept non-cash payments for the first time.

Frontier Capital Invests in Dinova’s Growth

Frontier Capital has completed a $40 million equity investment in Dinova, Inc. with investment proceeds being used to finance ongoing growth strategies.

Light Tech Illuminates Cleanliness

Acuity Brands will license technology with Vital Vio to incorporate their VioSafe(TM) White Light Disinfection(TM) technology into its product lines.

Georgia’s Lead in Logistics Drives Big Business

Jannine Miller, Director of the Center of Innovation for Logistics, discusses what factors into the explosive growth of the logistics industry in Augusta.


Eater: Obama Addresses Food Policy at Seeds And Chips 2017 

Progressive Grocer: 
Kroger Prep + Pared for Next Wave in Meal Delivery

Hospitality Net:
Callaway Gardens Takes to the Cloud

THE CHECKOUT: Shipt On Demand Grocery Delivery

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