Technology

Mobile Pay Begins to Make its Mark

The smartphone has already reached deep into the restaurant industry. Reservation systems like OpenTable and Yelp’s SeatMe allow customers to reserve tables without ever making a phone call.

Chief Ingredient Renamed GoFanbase, Launches App

GoFanbase, formerly Chief Ingredient, a company offering a turnkey program enabling a wide range of organizations including restaurants to manage social media, online reputation, and online adverti

NRA Announces Kitchen Innovation Awards

The National Restaurant Association announced the recipients of the 2015 Kitchen Innovations Awards, which honor equipment and technologies that increase productivity for back of the house operatio

How iPad Ordering Changes the Way Diners Tip

According to a new study, consumers prefer iPad tipping the most in casual restaurants, compared to fine-dining and even quick-service establishments, and this presents casual-dining operators offe

E la Carte Named To Innovative Company List

Fast Company named E la Carte, pioneers in Smart Dining and creators of the Presto Tablet for restaurants, as one of the magazine’s World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2015.