7-6-17: Mobile App Puts Chicken in Top Ten, Handheld Travel Assist,
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FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate
TAG Chili Cook-Off October 5
|National Apple Turnover Day||July 5|
|National Fried Chicken Day||July 6|
|National Gingersnap Day||July 7|
|National Pina Colada Day||July 10|
|Bytes for Bites Day of Service||July 14|
Food Holidays Courtesy of Foodimentary
Chick-fil-A, the popular Atlanta-native franchise, is proving that chicken paired with prime customer service can reign supreme among fast-food consumers. Thanks in part to its popular, intuitive mobile app, the creator of the chicken sandwich ranked among the top 10 best-selling quick services chains in America, according to Nation’s Restaurant News.
Shipt, the rapid delivery service from Birmingham, AL, is extending its services to households in Georgia, allowing residents to order their groceries hand selected from local Publix® and Kroger® stores and delivered to their doorstep.
SH Group has implemented a suite of payments solutions from Agilysis to optimize food & beverage delivery and guest services at its eco-friendly luxury boutique hotels. Agilysis, a leading hospitality tech company in Alpharetta, offers its InfoGenesis® POS, InfoGenesis® Flex and rGuest® Pay services to the New York group.
Delta Air Lines’ new Nomad customer service tools are designed to help Delta agents be more handy with passengers needing assistance: Staff can use the handheld devices to make booking and seat changes, board or check-in customers, and print bag tags and boarding passes.
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