Supermarkets’ Best Weapon Against E-tailers: Produce

Supermarkets’ Best Weapon Against E-tailers: Produce Physical stores are sprucing up their fruit and vegetable offerings to drive traffic and keep Amazon at bay By Sarah Nassauer of the Wall Street Journal Bernie Dave, a regional manager for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. near Detroit, starts his weekly store visits in the backrooms of the produce departments. Mr. Dave checks the “crisping” stations where workers keep lettuce fresh longer by washing it,…

Sheetz Selects Abierto Networks for Employee Engagement Kiosks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sheetz Selects Abierto Networks for Employee Engagement Kiosks Eliot, ME- October, 1st 2016– Abierto Networks announced today that it has successfully installed 550 Employee Engagement Kiosks in Sheetz locations across the United States. Abierto Networks’ Employee Engagement Kiosks provide a new channel of direct communication between management and employees. This customizable tool will deliver consistent information to all endpoints; keeping employees current and knowledgeable. Employee Engagement Kiosks…

Abierto Networks’ Mobile Loyalty Coupon Server Receives Verifone Commander Certification

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Abierto Networks’ Mobile Loyalty Coupon Server Receives Verifone Commander Certification Eliot, ME- September, 12 th 2016– Abierto Networks announced today that its Mobile Loyalty Coupon Server has been certified by Verifone for use with Commander POS in the convenience store industry. Verifone determined Abierto Networks’ software operates with integrity and meets the high standards demanded by the convenience store and petroleum industry. Abierto Networks Mobile Loyalty Coupon…

Abierto Networks Leads the Way in FDA Compliant Menu Design

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Abierto Networks Leads the Way in FDA Compliant Menu Design Eliot, ME- July, 6th 2016– As part of Abierto Network’s continued effort to help the convenience and foodservice industry better meet the provisions of the FDA Menu Labeling Mandate, Abierto announced today that it will make available the recording of their recent webinar on their website. The webinar contains perspectives from industry experts on how to rise…

Abierto Networks to Showcase New Dynamic Menu at the NACS 2016 Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Abierto Networks to Showcase New Dynamic Menu at the NACS 2016 Show Eliot, ME- October, 7 th , 2016– Abierto Networks announced today that it will showcase its new Dynamic Menu in the Cool New Products Exhibition at the 2016 National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) trade show in Atlanta, GA. Designed for multi-unit Franchises and other Foodservice networks seeking uniform, seamless branding with localized price and…

Video walls in hospitality: A gateway into the future

Published by Kiosk Marketplace, written by Tim Griffin Hotel lobbies are high traffic areas where people gather and wait; a perfect place for eye-catching and mood setting digital signage. The lobby is also a place to showcase and set the tone for a hotel’s brand. Digital displays in the hotel lobby help inform and entertain guests, and can add an air of sophistication and class to the property. But individual…

Secrets Behind Speedway’s Speedy Rewards

By Mitch Morrison www.cspdailynews.com ENON, Ohio – It is the loyalty of envy in the convenience channel: Speedy Rewards, Speedway’s brilliantly employed card that a year ago touted more than 3.8-million active users. So it was hardly a surprise when dozens of vendors attending the IRI Growth Summit 2016 took copious notes as two key members of the Speedy Rewards program shared the thought process and aspirations behind the loyalty…

FDA Issues Final Menu-Labeling Rule

Agency’s final guidance on the menu-labeling law fails to address industry concerns with compliance. May 2, 2016 www.nacsonline.com ​ WASHINGTON – Late last week the Food and Drug Administration issued its final guidance on menu-labeling regulations, with a final date of May 2017 for compliance—17 months after compliance was initially slated to take place. After reviewing the final document, NACS counsel determined that the May 2017 compliance date is about…

13 Tips For Beautiful & Tempting iPhone Food Photography

13 Tips For Beautiful & Tempting iPhone Food Photography Posted by Laine Rudolfa for iphonephotographyschool.com Food makes an excellent subject for still life iPhone photography, and you can achieve some incredibly artistic results. But great food photography means more than just snapping what’s on your dinner plate. Just like any other photography genre, there are certain rules that you need to follow to make the most of the stunning colors,…