Free Standing or Wall Mounted Drive-thru?

When going about setting up your drive-thru lane you may find yourself in one of three scenarios:

  1. New build/design which provides you the greatest deal of latitude in regards to setting up your lane.
  2. Adding a drive-thru to an existing location through a remodel which limits your ability to do whatever you’d like
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Economical Menu Board Options

When opening any new restaurant there are a tremendous amount of “boxes to check” in regards to equipment, furniture, signage, etc that you need to acquire prior to opening.  It is not uncommon that the menu boards are one of the last things to be looked at prior to “cutting the ribbon.”   [Continue reading…]

Questions to Ask Digital Signage Companies

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With the ongoing development of digital signage both from a software and hardware perspective, it has become increasingly difficult for consumers to determine which company and it’s solution would be best for their business.  From our standpoint we openly recognize that “we are a lot of things to a lot of people, however, we are […]

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Important Factors When Deciding On a Drive-thru Menu Board

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When beginning your search for a new drive-thru menu board it is important to consider a number of factors that will minimize your long-term frustration.  Much like other products, the price is the main concern for many when “looking around.” 

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Drive-thru Menu Board Ordering Process

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Setting up your drive-thru lane can be much more straight forward than people think. The key to doing it the correct way is to accomplish certain items in a roundabout order. 

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Bluetooth Drive-thru Headsets? Not so Fast

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Recently it has come to light that one of our competitors is selling Bluetooth drive-thru headsets for pennies on the dollar.  They also claim to be working with ‘x’ and ‘y’ monster QSR chains.  Let’s dig in on this for a moment.

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Drive-thru Headsets- Which One is the Best?

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There are three major players in the drive-thru headset world; HME, Panasonic and 3M.  Having worked with all three systems we’ve come to learn a thing or two about each of them.  As it goes for other things in life there is always that “cost/benefit” analysis people often struggle with. 

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3 Reasons to Use On-Board Housing for Your Drive-thru Speaker & Mic

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It seems that with greater frequency people are asking to have their speaker and microphone as a part of their drive-thru menu board.  Is this doable? Yes.  Is it ideal? No.  The reasons vary but can be summed up in short order.

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Maintenance for Drive-Thru Equipment

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It’s cold out there, and when it’s not too cold, then it’s too hot. Either that or its raining, snowing, or windy. And that’s why it’s so tempting to ignore maintenance for the drive-thru lane.

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Moving Customers Quickly Through the Drive-Thru Lane

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For the owner or manager of a quick service restaurant, your drive-thru is your lifeline, because that’s typically where upwards of two-thirds of your revenue comes from.

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