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Why SME hospitality needs to embrace digital ordering technology

As digitisation continues apace within the hospitality sector and the way in which customers order services have changed.  Restaurants, pubs and takeaways are exploring new digital ordering platforms to help...

Casio – why you need to focus on “shrinkage”

The eminent EPoS manufacturer, Casio, has put out a strong ‘call-to-arms’ for Britain’s millions of small businesses to focus this summer on shrinkage. For the uninitiated, 'shrinkage' is the industry...

First organ delivery by drone

A human kidney for transplant has been delivered by drone to a Medical Centre in Baltimore in the first flight of its kind.  This is exciting news for medical science...

GDPR says HMRC must delete five million voice records

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has concluded that HMRC has breached GDPR in the way that it collected the biometric voice records of users and now must delete five million...

New AI feature for Microsoft Word Online to improve your writing

The new ‘Ideas’ feature, an AI-powered editor in the cloud for Microsoft Word, is intended to provide intelligent suggestions to make the writing you do for your hospitality business more...

Half of us don’t check contactless amount

For bar staff who regularly serve customers who have had a few drinks and wave their credit cards vaguely about to pay with contactless card, they wouldn’t be surprised to...

Fingerprint bank card

RBS is reportedly about to hold trials of a new, more secure biometric bank card where customers can use their fingerprint instead of a PIN to verify purchases. April The...

Virgin now making customer hubs into Wi-Fi hotspots

Customer Wi-Fi is becoming an essential offering for hospitality businesses all over London and the South East.  If a pub, restaurant, nightclub or hotel can’t offer a reliable Wi-Fi connection...

Does your hospitality business take cash?

Cashless hospitality businesses that only take contactless card payments, such as cafes and bars may be growing in number in major cities but, despite their apparent convenience for their target...

Contactless Card Fraud Has Doubled

If you’re running a hospitality venue like a restaurant or a pub in London or the South East, you’ll know how common contactless card payments have become and probably won’t...