Convenience Plus

Riell, Howard
April 2009
FoodService Director;4/15/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p52
Trade Publication
The article deals with the benefits of the use of a self-service technology for the Common Grounds Café of South Bend Memorial Hospital in South Bend, Indiana. It relates the amount of savings that South Bend Memorial Hospital expects from the kiosk, It outlines the capabilities of the kiosk that uses Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags. Joe Vasta, foodservice director for the hospital, shares that they decided to launch the kiosk to realize some efficiencies in their operation. The self-service system was supplied by Fast Track Convenience.


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