Featured Hospitality Articles

  1. Restaurant and Hospitality IT News For VARs — December 10, 2013

    Tabletop tablets, as well as ordering and reservation and recipe apps, are in the news as 2014 restaurant technology trends. “Flash travel” and mobile payments are also expected to be on the rise.  

  2. VAR Finds New Applications For Smart Printers

    Jon Cassell of SmartReceipt lists a variety of applications across multiple verticals that use smart printers.

  3. Restaurant And Hospitality IT News For VARs — December 3, 2013

    This week’s news includes technology trends in hotels, the trend toward “community” in loyalty programs, and the trend toward mobile in restaurants.

  4. Harbortouch Launching New Functionality in 2014

    CEO Jared Isaacman gives insight into what the channel can expect from Harbortouch in 2014: “built-for-purpose” POS systems — traditional POS systems that offer more functionality than mobile solutions.

  5. Hospitality And Restaurant IT News For VARs — November 26, 2013

    The news includes surveys that show diners are interested in hi-tech ordering in quick-service restaurants (QSRs) and travelers are interested in using tablets and smartphones to make reservations. There is also a projection that restaurants will see increased business on Thanksgiving and Black Friday.

  6. Restaurant And Hospitality IT News For VARs — November 22, 2013

    In the news, the NRA urges legislators to end patent troll lawsuits, and a study results in projections about the technology restaurants will adopt in the next several years.

  7. Restaurant And Hospitality IT News For VARs — November 15, 2013

    In this week’s news, analysts consider the future of NFC and a study shows creating loyalty programs that protect user privacy could benefit your customers.

  8. Point Of Sale And Payment Processing News From October 2013

    Each month, Business Solutions reports news on business in the channel. This month in Point of Sale and Payment Processing news, companies announce new partnerships, a customizable tax calculation function for POS, and research that shows mobile adoption among SMBs is high.

  9. As-a-Service Business Model Is A Game Changer For Security

    Tony Sorrentino, president of ScanSource Security, says the as-a-Service business model is emerging in the channel for VARs and integrators selling security and video surveillance products.

  10. Restaurant and Hospitality IT News For VARs — November 6, 2013

    This week’s news includes research that shows restaurants are planning investments in customer-facing technology.