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Are wearables the future of dining out?

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2017-02-16 12:55
Wearables in the food industry can increase in-house communication with the entire staff and elevate the customer service experience, giving you an edge over competitors in an aggressively competitive industry.

The Crossroads Of Business And Leisure

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2017-02-16 11:24
Effectively Marketing To ‘Bleisure’ Guests Requires A Flexible Approach

First Shift: Layoffs slated for Toledo Jeep plant

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-02-16 09:30
Layoffs at Toledo Jeep plant; PSA, Opel/Vauxhall lag rivals in sales growth; Audi name on D.C. soccer field; Jaguar, Shell launch in-car payment app; FCA's Gilles in Netflix series.
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VW said to reduce Passat output in Germany due to parts shortage

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-02-16 07:06
VW has been forced to reduce production of Passat cars at its Emden plant in Germany because of a shortage of components caused by a fire at one of its suppliers, a report said.
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Full-Service Hotel Reopens Across From Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets After $3.5M Renovation

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2017-02-16 06:10
ROSEMONT, IL-–Today DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) 14 distinct brands, welcomes DoubleTree by Hilton Pleasant Prairie Kenosha into ...

PSA buys Ambassador nameplate to win in India

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-02-16 05:56
PSA has bought the rights to the Ambassador nameplate as part of its plan to return to India after a 20-year absence and win over local car buyers who are unfamiliar with the Peugeot marque.
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Concord Hospitality Opens Its First Bar, Buckeye Bourbon House, In Columbus

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2017-02-16 05:52
Concord Hospitality has opened its first bar, Buckeye Bourbon House, in downtown Columbus, serving as both the owner and operator. The ...

Aston Martin expects return to profitability in 2018

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-02-16 05:38
Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer expects a return to profitability in 2018 as the money-losing automaker invests heavily to update existing models and develop several new vehicles through 2019.
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Wischermann Partners Announces Casey Crowley As Regional Director Of Operations

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2017-02-16 05:18
MINNETONKA, MN--Wischermann Partners, Inc., is thrilled to announce the appointment of Casey Crowley as Regional Director of Operations. Crowley’s more than ...

Hotel Equities Opens 105-Room Fairfield Inn & Suites In Uncasville, CT

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2017-02-16 05:14
UNCASVILLE, CT-–Atlanta-based Hotel Equities (HE) announced the opening of the 105-room Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Uncasville, Connecticut.  ...

PMZ Realty Capital Arranges $11.9 Million Loan For TownePlace Suites By Marriott Las Colinas

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2017-02-16 05:07
NEW YORK, NY—-PMZ Realty Capital, LLC, a national boutique real estate investment banking firm focused on creating advantageous capital structures for ...

Opel, PSA lag rivals as Europe sales rise 10% in January

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-02-16 04:45
Opel and PSA posted weaker European sales in January than their rivals amid discussions of a possible purchase of the GM unit by the French automaker.
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Hyundai, Kia launch captive finance arm in Germany

AutoNews - Thu, 2017-02-16 01:01
Hyundai and Kia plan to support their new-car sales in Europe by launching a captive financial services business, breaking away from partner Santander and starting with the foundation of a bank in Germany.
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The Future of Beacons and Digital Signage

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2017-02-15 17:36
Beacon technology has not been adopted by merchants as quickly as expected, but changes to devices and strategy still have Business Insider Intelligence forecasting a total of 4.5 million active beacons in the U.S. by 2018.

Multi-Unit Menu Management Release Saves Time and Improves Consistency for Restaurant Chains

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2017-02-15 17:14
VANCOUVER, BC, — A new release from pizza and delivery point of sale developer SpeedLine Solutions Inc. helps restaurant chains save time and improve brand consistency. With this new menu management toolset, chains can easily manage a master menu with local variations across multiple units and regions.