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Wendy's Adds Automation to the Fast-Food Menu

Wendy’s Adds Automation to the Fast-Food Menu

Wendy’s Co., home of the old-fashioned burger, is serving up something cutting-edge: self-service ordering kiosks. The Dublin, Ohio-based fast-food company is adding machines to at least 1,000 restaurants, or about 15% of its stores, by the end of the year. Wendy’s began installing these kiosks last year, enabling diners to […]

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HyperActive Technologies Changes Name to Acrelec America

HyperActive Technologies Changes Name to Acrelec America

U.S. leader joins global provider to deliver end-to-end #digital solutions HyperActive Technologies, the leading provider of outdoor restaurant technology acquired by the Acrelec Group, is changing its name to Acrelec America. The name change reflects the company’s deepening relationship with its international parent corporation. The French-based Acrelec is the world’s […]

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HyperActive Technologies adds Chief Marketing Officer to Executive Team

HyperActive Technologies adds Chief Marketing Officer to Executive Team

30-year marketing veteran Jodi Wallace to lead marketing efforts HyperActive Technologies, one of the world’s leading providers of customer engagement solutions for the restaurant industry, today announced that Jodi Wallace has joined the executive management team as its chief marketing officer.  Ms. Wallace will be responsible for overseeing the development […]

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Acrelec's HyperActive Technologies Names Henning Pangels as Vice President of Engineering

Acrelec’s HyperActive Technologies Names Henning Pangels as Vice President of Engineering

Organization prepares to integrate European and U.S. restaurant and retail technology HyperActive Technologies, the restaurant technology firm acquired by French kiosk company, the Acrelec Group, has announced that Henning Pangels has been appointed to the position of vice president of engineering. As a key member of the company’s executive team, […]

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How Fast Food Chains Use Data to Test New Products and Drive Sales

How Fast Food Chains Use Data to Test New Products and Drive Sales

In the days of Cheetos-mac and cheese mashups and boxes of chicken that double as phone chargers, it can seem as if fast food restaurants introduce new products on a whim. But there’s actually an extensive decision-making process behind even some of the most mundane-seeming aspects of a fast food […]

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Acrelec's HyperActive Technologies Promotes Rick Smith to Vice President of Operations

Acrelec’s HyperActive Technologies Promotes Rick Smith to Vice President of Operations

Organization Builds Out Management Team Following Acquisition Following the acquisition of HyperActive Technologies by the French company, the Acrelec Group, the Pittsburgh-based market leader has announced the promotion of Rick Smith to the position of vice president of operations. In his expanded role, Mr. Smith will oversee the operational management […]

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French company The Acrelec Group to acquire HyperActive Technologies

French company The Acrelec Group to acquire HyperActive Technologies

Combined organization to provide technology to restaurants and retailers The Acrelec Group, the world’s leading provider of customer experience technology and digital transformation solutions for the foodservice and retail industries, has acquired Pittsburgh-based HyperActive Technologies, the leading U.S. supplier of outdoor restaurant technology. “Acrelec’s acquisition of HyperActive Technologies advances our […]

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