Ah, the kitchen. The heart of the restaurant. It’s truly where the magic happens, isn’t it? Where ordinary morsels of food are transformed into works of art, engaging the senses and delighting the palette. Customers envision that behind those double doors are brilliant chefs (usually European – why is that?) in clean white coats and tall hats, hard at work creating their culinary masterpieces, floating about the kitchen with inspiring classical music playing in the background, a glistening of sweat on their brow. It’s a fantastic mystery, like the inner workings of Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory. We’ll just let them carry on with that fantasy…but we know the truth. While the kitchen is indeed the heart of a restaurant, often it ends up being
As I sit on the plane flying to the 2014 NRF Show in New York City, I can only imagine what the vendors have thought up to introduce to the retail and grocery vertical. You may be asking yourself “Why are the Restaurant Technology Guys – the Internet-renowned gurus of restaurant technology – going to a retail show?” The reason is simple. Most technology that arrives in the restaurant space has already been launched and vetted in the retail space. Our goal is to give you a sneak peak at what is coming next. For those of you who have been watching the newsfeeds and following the announcements from CES this past week, you saw that almost everyone is eagerly vying to be the
The Restaurant Technology Guys were in Raleigh, NC for today’s webinar with the Golden Corral IT team. Golden Corral is in the midst of a multi-year project to implement NorthStar Recipe Viewer in their 500+ restaurants across the U.S. In today’s program Ann Perez, VP Information Technology and Karen Amstutz, Manager IT Instore Systems for Golden Corral shared their insights about the impact Recipe Viewer is making for this growing national chain. We are very thankful to Ann and Karen for their great comments and for taking the time to share their experience — and we hope you all found it valuable too. If you missed the webinar here’s a link to the video recording. Those of you who know us won’t be surprised to
You will want to sign up for our upcoming webinar with the IT execs from Golden Corral. Anne Perez, VP Information Technology and Karen Amstutz, Manager IT Instore Solutions will join us for a lively discussion about the recent deployment of NorthStar Recipe Viewer to the more than 480 Golden Corral kitchens across the U.S. Click here to register.