BirchStreet Systems | February 25, 2021
(Las Vegas, NV) BirchStreet Systems announced that it has relocated its world headquarters from Newport Beach CA to Las Vegas NV, as it positions the company for growth and strengthens innovative partnerships with hospitality companies. This milestone is a major move for BirchStreet on its mission to empower organizations to make better, more accurate and confident buying and operating decisions. BirchStreet Systems powers gaming and hospitality enterprises with a comprehensive procure-to-pay business solution. “We believe this move places us in the center of the gaming industry, with close proximity to many of our customers,” says Sus...
Shiji Group Acquires Leading Hospitality Payment and Integration Technology Provider MyCheck From Global Tech Investor Eyal Ofer’s O.G. Tech
MyCheck | May 28, 2019
Shiji Group ("Shiji") announces that it has acquired MyCheck, the leading payment and integration technology provider to the hospitality industry, from the technology venture capital fund of global businessman Eyal Ofer. The deal boosts the company's growing number of strategic acquisitions in hospitality technology solutions. Since its inception in 2011, MyCheck has grown from being a consumer-facing app providing simple guest navigation and payment services to offering a holistic platform of digital solutions, which – both individually or together – can equip hotels and restaurants with a secure, seamless and powerful enga...
Agilysys | January 30, 2018
Industry-Leading Property Management System Extends Payment Compatibility ALPHARETTA, GA. — January 30, 2018 — Agilysys, Inc. (Nasdaq: AGYS), a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, today announced general availability of its Lodging Management System® (LMS) version 7.3.6 for those customer that are not ready to move to LMS 7.4. This version includes several enhancements for payment options, such as support for rGuest® Pay Connect and rGuest® Pay iFrame. Agilysys LMS is recognized as one of the hospitality industry's premier property management solutions, wit...
Cristine Sommers | January 26, 2016
By Cristine Sommers Technology has been making aspects of everyday life easier, and now consumers are using new and alternative technology to make paying for goods and services simpler. Buyers now are using smartphones and other mobile devices during transactions, all while paying for items through alternative methods. Hotels can attract more guests and make the payment process easier when they use innovative technology to accept new and alternative payment options. Understanding what your customers want and how to help make their payments easier is critical. Some of the ways in which technology makes payments easier for hotel guests in...
The Center for Hospitality Research | October 22, 2014
Ithaca, NY, October 22, 2014 - As the U.S. restaurant industry gradually rolls out guest-operated payment technology, a Cornell study finds that restaurant guests are enthusiastically ready to use smartphones and table-top tablets to pay their bill. In a survey of nearly 1,300 U.S. consumers, the study found that the consumers rated paying with technology significantly higher than the traditional payment method that involves handing over a credit card. The study, "Ready and Willing: Restaurant Customers' View of Payment Technology," by Sheryl Kimes and Joel Collier, is available at no charge from the Cornell Center for Hospitality Resea...
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