BYTES: The Latest in Food/Hospitality Tech- 5-4-17



5-4-17: Luxe Resort Partnership; Pod Hotels; BioTech, Blockchain and Open Agriculture; plus Tarzan Swings through the Checkout!

FOOD DAZE: Events to Attend | Dates to Celebrate

  • Bytes for Bites Day of Service                                    July 14
  • National Chocolate Custard Day                                May 3
  • National Hoagie Day                                                        May 4
  • Happy Cinco de Mayo!                                                     May 5
Food Holidays Courtesy of Foodimentary

Cape Cod Luxury Resort Chooses Georgia’s Agilysys to Optimize Food and Beverage Operations

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Wequassett Resort and Golf Club selects Alpharetta-based Agilysys’ payments solutions to enhance guest experience. By employing Agilysys’ fixed and mobile point-of-sale solutions, InfoGenesis® POS, InfoGenesis® Flex, Wequassett hopes to  streamline food and beverage operations and increase productivity. The popular upscale destination has also chosen rGuest® Pay, a payment gateway that enables complete and secure payment processing for their clients. With the agreement, Agilysys continues to lead in the luxury hotel and resort market.

Pod Hotels Make Layover More Comfortable

Atlanta’s airport terminals are rolling out new pod hotels adjacent to the gates, making overnights and layovers a breeze. At Hartsfield-Jackson International, you can book a night at Minute Suites, at Concourse B at Gate B16. Minute Suites aims to provide a wellness-based solution to the stress and fatigue caused by air travel. The company envisioned a secure, dark & quiet environment to encourage napping and the use of binaural beat audio technology as a sleep aid for travelers.

Director of MIT Media Labs Open Agriculture: “My dad said, ‘Don’t grow food, do tech.’”

What role does education play in global connectivity? How does innovation signal industry disruption and market transformation? Where do we find the next generation of farmers?TAG Radio interviews Caleb Harper, principal investigator and director of the Open Agriculture initiative at MIT Media Labs.


EconoTimes: Blockchain Startup Joins Food + Ag Accelerator Terra 
Hospitality Technology: Samsung Syncs with SONIFI 

THE CHECKOUT: Introducing Tarzan the Swinging Robot  


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