BYTES: The Latest in Food/Hospitality Tech –10-12-17



10-12-17: Convenience Chain Deploys Smart Logistics Tech, Data Moves Needle for Chicken Franchise, Plus FitGenie in the Checkout!

FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate

TAG Excalibur Awards                                                                    October 20

National Angel Food Cake Day October 10
National Sausage Pizza Day  October 11
National Gumbo Day October 12
National Peanut Festival October 13
National Dessert Day October 14

Food Holidays Courtesy of Foodimentary 


Major Food Distributor Deploys Smart Logistics Platform


Atlanta-based companies USA Technologies and Gimme Vending partner with Berkshire Food, Inc., a convenience franchise based in Connecticut. USA Technologies will deploy its ePort® connect platform for cashless payments in Berkshire’s vending, coffee shops, micro-markets, and direct payments. Berkshire will also leverage Gimme Vending’s wireless DEX and inventory management for better sales, inventory and service data.

Big Data Drives Franchise Success

How does Chick-fil-A, creator of the original chicken sandwich, open 100 new locations a year? The franchise leverages predictive analytics to optimize site selection.

Enhanced Mobile Parking Solutions Goes Online

Leading provider of mobile parking solutions, Parkmobile, LLC, has extended its mobile parking reservation service to web-based application. Users, owners & operators may now find, reserve, and pay for on and off-street parking in over 2,000 locations, including major arena Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

Mobile Devices Run Upcoming Eateries

Mobile devices are serving a high-tech experience in casual dining: Popular Atlanta eatery Do, which allows customers to place orders through iPads, will reopen at a new location close to the Mercedes-Benz Stadium.



FitGenie is a mobile app that leverages machine learning and personal preferences to tailor nutrition to your tangible fitness goals.

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