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Subway Digital Launches to Drive Omni-Channel Strategy

2016-06-09 The launch of Subway Digital, a new division for Subway restaurants, kicks off a multi-faceted, multi-year guest experience revolution for the quick-s...

Dickey's Teams Up with Favor for Delivery in Select Markets

2016-06-09 Dickey’s guests will now be able to enjoy their favorite barbecue when and where they want it with the launch of Dickey’s official partnership with on...

New Tech Helps Operators Prepare for Calorie Counts

2016-06-07 On December 31, 2016, all retail food establishments with 20 or more locations doing business under the same name will be required to publicly post th...

Survey: Wendy's Automation Brings Backlash

2016-06-07 When news broke that Wendy’s increased automation would eat into its staffing, market researcher CivicScience polled consumers to determine whether it...

Customers Can Now Order Wingstop on Twitter, Facebook

2016-06-07 Wingstop debuted a multi-channel social ordering platform that allows fans to conveniently place orders via Twitter and Facebook Messenger.

The Acrelec Group Acquires HyperActive Technologies

2016-06-03 The Acrelec Group, a provider of customer experience technology and digital transformation solutions for the foodservice and retail industries, acquir...

Taco John's Launches New Loyalty App

2016-06-02 Loyal fans now have a new way to get the most out of their Taco John’s experience.

Branded App Firm iMenuToGo Partners with Heartland

2016-06-02 iMenuToGo announced a partnership with Heartland, a partnership that enables the company—one of the first innovators of online branded apps for mobile...

KFC Adopts Mobile Pay in U.S. Restaurants

2016-06-01 KFC announced the adoption of mobile pay in U.S. restaurants, allowing customers to pay for their meal in seconds in every KFC restaurant.

Mobile Ordering, Skip the Line Part of New Chick-fil-A App

2016-06-01 Today, Chick-fil-A launched Chick-fil-A One, a mobile app that gives customers a new way to experience the brand.