McDonald’s Ending AI-Driven, Drive-Thru Voice Ordering Trial With IBM

June 19, 2024 by Dave Haynes

While there is no end of buzz about AI and its ability to take over and optimize some human tasks, one of the world’s …

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STRATACACHE Now Driving More Than 100K Digital Drive-Thru Screens; Expects To Double That In Year

January 23, 2024 by Dave Haynes

The digital signage solutions provider STRATACACHE hit a big milestone recently, with more than 100,000 digital drive-thru displays running off its software and hardware, …

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Video: How AI-Based Computer Vision Generates Actionable Insights In QSR Drive-Thrus

November 2, 2023 by Dave Haynes

Computer vision solutions have been around for many years now, but the vendors haven’t always done the best job of marketing them or even …

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Chick-fil-A Building New Store With Four Drive-Thru Lanes And Walk-Up Location With No Digital Menu Displays

July 31, 2023 by Dave Haynes

Drive-thru has been a huge part of the business for many to most QSR operators in North America, and pandemic-driven restrictions made that method …

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Shake Shack Adding Self-Service Kiosks Across Full Chain; Introducing More Drive-Thru Displays

November 7, 2022 by Dave Haynes

Hat Tip to Kiosk Manufacturing Association’s blog for spotting this … The U.S. burger chain Shake Shack is making big investments in digital to …

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So Much For Mission-Critical Displays …

August 9, 2022 by Dave Haynes

This is the drive-thru screen set-up at a McDonalds in the US midwest – seemingly beat up and suffering from the heat and UV …

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Adding Drive-Thru Lanes And Displays Boosting Shake Shack Sales

August 9, 2022 by Dave Haynes

One of the changes the pandemic triggered in the QSR business is the broader adoption of drive-thru lanes and related technology, at first because …

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How QSR Drive-Thru Is In Midst Of A Digital Transformation: Roundtable Talk

June 2, 2021 by Dave Haynes

The 16:9 PODCAST IS SPONSORED BY SCREENFEED – DIGITAL SIGNAGE CONTENT QSR has always been an interesting and very active sector for digital signage, with chain restaurant …

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Tim Hortons Halfway Through Massive Drive-Thru Display Refresh; Using Samsung, Melitron, STRATACACHE

April 29, 2021 by Dave Haynes

Winning big deployment deals with big brands is a wonderful thing for just about any technology vendor, but it often comes with the proviso …

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McDonald’s Confirms Sales Lifts From AI-Driven Suggestive Selling In Drive-Thru Lanes

March 2, 2020 by Dave Haynes

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McDonald’s Completes 10,500 Drive-Thru Screen Rollout In US

January 23, 2020 by Dave Haynes

I don’t absolutely know this, but believe the outdoor LCDs are using Samsung’s outdoor line. The software and players are all STRATACACHE, which has …

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Tru Vue’s Jane Boyce On Why Glass That Makes A Picasso Look Better Fits In Digital Signage

March 20, 2019 by Dave Haynes

When I was in Las Vegas a couple of weeks ago, I made a point of having a look inside a bar at the …

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