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Coffee goes craft; how carbonated soft drink companies can monitor and create trends; tea and other functional beverages.
Breakfast melds with brunch; meat moves over to the side while vegetables and other sides take center stage; how restaurants can appeal to customers who are scaling back their morning meal.
Prevention that goes beyond theft deterrence; using smart safes to protect assets and as assets; video surveillance for safety and to improve efficiency.
Sustainable design; packaging that makes your brand memorable; implementing intuitive design.
How to use data to help drive profits. Employing enterprise systems to work smarter. Combining technology and hospitality knowledge to provide dependable service.
New opportunities for pork. Trends in progressive proteins. Plant based protein options.
How specialty beverages can increase sales and substance; new takes on iced tea; blended drinks.
Advancements in digital signage; using digital signage to improve customer experience; digital signage content and placement strategies; emerging digital technology.
Increasing card holder security; greater protection with end to end encryption; mobile POS solutions; EMV chip technology.
Ready access to timely money; financing growth appeals to experienced lenders; investors look to the restaurant business.
Options for improving speed of service; digital menuboards increase communication and drive sales; drive-thru enclosures; clear communication for better order accuracy.
Offering more morning protein options. Eggs provide menu versatility. Fresh ingredients, flavorful spices and sauces bring new life to breakfast.
High efficiency fryers cook more with less; maintaining the quality of cooking oil; ventless fryers; recycling cooking oil.
Combi ovens provide menu flexibility. Rapid-cooking ovens help to get food to customers faster than ever and allow quick serves to prepare customized meals. Compact ovens have decreased in size, but not in performance. Conveyor-based ovens keep products moving.
Preparing for EMV; merchants of all sizes are vulnerable to hackers; beyond PCI compliance; POS technology goes mobile.
Gaining fast access to cash; lenders seek out restaurants; varied lending needs; finding an experienced partner.
Varied uses of digital technology. Enclosures and other devices protect equipment. Digital technology key to customer engagement strategy. Mining digital data.
Packaging to promote your brand. Functional, durable and sustainable packaging.
Integration of video surveillance with business intelligence tools and programs; use of video surveillance to identify and improve efficiencies, operations and marketing; cash management solutions.
Protecting equipment; latest in sound technology; using timer technology to identify problems and measure performance; one-stop drive-thru vendors
Pork and beef still prominent; using traditional proteins in unconventional ways; lean proteins -- chicken and turkey.
Variety and customization are increasing in the beverage category. Using specialty beverages to satisfy the sweet tooth. The right packaging keeps beverages hot or cold and advertises product.
Create new custom tastes; old favorites with a twist; bring the heat to patrons
Portable and mobile POS technology; conversational ordering and simplifying delivery with POS technology.
Morning menu gets lean; hatching innovative egg dishes; varied breakfast menus.