Digital Menu Boards 101

We've all heard about the promise of digital menu boards. Here are some things to know when it comes to getting the most from a digital menu-board deployment.

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Sponsor: NEC Display Solutions


Infographic: 12 Benefits of Digital Menu Boards

A survey of quick-service and fast casual restaurant operators revealed the top benefits they get from digital menu board systems.

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Sponsor: NEC Display Solutions


Webinar: Creating a Memorable Drive-Thru Experience with Digital Signage

Many quick-service restaurants (QSRs) have been undergoing a digital transformation to incorporate the latest display technology to upsell and drive sales, provide a competitive edge and prepare for upcoming FDA menu-labeling nutrition requirements.

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Sponsor: NEC Display Solutions


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Even though some public health advocates have claimed the extension is a setback for public health, the good news is the delay gives foodservice operators additional time to get it right.

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Digital menu boards: The perfect value combo for operators and consumers alike

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Giving thanks for a strong digital signage ecosystem

Digital signage expert blogger gives thanks for the many partners and elements that play integral roles within the digital signage ecosystem.

Don't forget your digital menu board ABCs

Even as digital menu board capabilities mature, some basics are being forgotten in deployments. One of our digital signage bloggers has a primer to help remember the basics.

Restaurant industry racing technology evolution

There has been a massive evolution in the use of technology in the restaurant industry, and there are no signs of that evolution slowing, including mobile payments, digital signage and mobile ordering.

Will McDonald's be the catalyst for the next era of retail disruption?

Is McDonald's the catalyst for disruption in the fast food and retail industries alike? According to this digital signage blogger, the latest disruption in retail is here, and innovative companies such as McDonald's are paving the way.

Ask the experts: Have digital menu boards reached critical mass?

Digital signage is becoming increasingly common in both quick service and fast casual restaurants, so for this month's "Ask the experts" feature, we asked Jeff Pinc, director of food services for Panasonic, 'Have digital menu boards reached critical mass?'

The DST Top 5: July's top digital signage headlines

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles and blog posts on Digital Signage Today in July, recapping the biggest news headlines of the month.

Even Wendy's says 'content is king' for digital signage

Digital signage screens are exciting to have in a restaurant, but if they lack content that is fresh and relevant, even the largest digital signs and menu boards will fail to attract and engage customers, Wendy's exec says.

FDA pushes back menu labeling mandate one year

The rumblings have been circulating since early May, but now it's official: The menu labeling mandate is now set to begin Dec. 1, 2016, one year after the previous 2015 deadline.

ICXSummit15: Why make customers wait?

Digital signage, mobile payments and kiosks all provide routes to increased speed of service and a better customer experience across a broad spectrum of industries and verticals.

Digital signage engaging customers in growing foodservice landscape

Customers are putting a high premium on digital signage in the QSR and fast casual spaces, and from the operator perspective, sales results are already proving its value.

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As restaurant operators adapt to changing times, many are turning to digital menu boards as a way to promote their offerings.

Digital menu boards allow restaurant operators to: Incorporate full-motion video into their menu display, instantly update content to account for last-minute product changes, make changes and update prices for a single location or multiple locations, from anywhere in the world.

Visit the NEC company showcase page  to learn how you can take advantage of their full line of digital menu board solutions.


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