BYTES: The Latest in Food/Hospitality Tech –10-19-17



10-19-17: Biometric Boarding Program Ready for Takeoff, Grocery Retailer Upgrades Supplier Systems,
Tourist Bureau Releases Smart Mobile Aide, Plus Saige in the Checkout!

FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate


National Chocolate Cupcake Day October 18
National Seafood Bisque Day  October 19
National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day October 21
National Nut Day October 22
National Bologna Day October 24


Biometric Boarding Program Ready for Takeoff

SITA, the technology company that provides JetBlue’s biometric exit checks at the boarding gate, announced the success of its innovative technology used in the trial in Boston Logan International Airport. Passengers will be able to board quickly without passport or other documents by stepping up to a specialized scanning camera.  Similarly, Delta Air Lines has tested biometric boarding earlier this year at Ronald Reagan Airport in Washington, D.C.

Chocolatier Recognizes Georgia Company as Top Supplier

Atlanta-based Veritiv Corporation, a top supplier solution provider for B2B companies, has been named a 2017 Procurement “Supplier of the Year” by Nestlé North America for its supply chain and risk management solutions.

Grocery Retailer Upgrades Digital Procurement Systems

Kroger has recently deployed tech from Atlanta-based supply chain solutions provider PRGX Global, Inc., to improve its wholesale supplier communications and payments from source to store shelf.

Tourist Bureau Releases Smart Mobile Aide

Discover Atlanta has launched its new guide as an AI powered destination marketing app, allowing pedestrians and visitors to readily locate the best attractions and activities in the A.



Formerly known as RealMeal Delivery, Saige automates the personal chef meal delivery experience using machine learning to customize your dinner plate.

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