Best Practices for Digital Signage Placement in Fast Casual Restaurants

Digital signage can be a key differentiator for operators in the fast casual segment. Learn how to use it most effectively.

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Pei Wei Flavors its Restaurants with NEC Digital Menu Boards

Pei Wei Asian Diner, headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, replaced static signage with NEC's LCD displays for menu boards and promotional content

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: NEC Display Solutions




Digital Signage in the Restaurant Industry

Digital signage in restaurants can reduce perceived wait time, entertain patrons and decrease paper waste.

Type: Guide

Sponsor: NEC Display Solutions


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Top 10 digital signage articles of 2016

2016 has passed into the annals of history, and a new year is here. Last year's most read stories covered a range of topics, such as marketing trends, OOH advertising, the cost of touchscreen displays and more.

Digital signage 5 for 5: November edition

Thanksgiving may be a time for family meals, but this month our readers had their favorite restaurants in mind, as stories about digital menu boards and restaurants claimed the most clicks.

Webinar: Texas DQ tackles digital signage scaling

Digital signage can provide great benefits to restaurants, but it can be difficult to scale signage as the restaurant grows. Texas DQ presented a webinar on how it kept its digital signage menus up to par.

Webinar addresses restaurant digital signage

The free webinar, 'Pilot Testing Restaurant Digital Signage: the Only Way to Fly,' addresses how to make the most out of your restaurant's digital signage. This webinar will teach you how to identify which pre-deployment questions you need to answer, and deal with other issues.

Top 5 digital signage stories: October edition

Halloween is over, and many countries have turned their clocks back one hour for Daylight Savings Time. Readers of Digital Signage Today have been prepping for the last months of the year by reading articles on future trends and predictions for the industry.

Digital menu boards: Overhyped or beneficial?

Digital menu boards are a hotly debated topic across food industry forums. The cost to enter is high. There are however, many benefits to making the jump to digital signage in the restaurant industry.

Creating better restaurant experiences with digital signage

A common phrase in retail and other businesses is that, "the customer is always right" or "the customer is king." These statements point to a greater truth that the customer's experience is everything. One way for restaurants to get ahead is to build interactive customer experiences through technology such as digital signage.

Digital signage in fast casual: building a better customer experience

The big names in the restaurant industry are starting to adopt technologies like kiosks and digital signage at a much faster pace. Fast casual restaurants are also seeing the benefits of digital signage and kiosks due to their potential to transform customer experience for the better.

Improvements in outdoor digital signage, menu boards

There have been several significant improvements recently in outdoor LCD displays used for digital signage and menu boards.

Self-order kiosks gain fans among restaurants, consumers

The quick service and fast casual restaurant formats may offer their customers different experiences, but both are starting to leverage self-order kiosks to improve customer experience.

August's Top 5 digital signage headlines

It's time to look back at the most-read articles and blog posts on Digital Signage Today from the previous month, recapping the biggest news headlines in August.

Taking a digital signage step forward: One platform can fit all

Franchises across all industries — from restaurants to retail to hospitality — have adopted digital signage to stay current and meet customers' growing digital demands. As brands incorporate digital signage into more of their locations, is it becoming more difficult to manage and control it all?

What's new in digital signage and how has social media made an impact?

Digital signage has evolved into an interactive and personalized form of communication. It often proves to be the vital link for retailers to connect with their customers on a personal level.

Should you switch to fully digital or combination digital and printed menu boards?

Switching from static menu boards to new digital menu boards is a big step for restaurant operators. Digital menu boards have more components, are more costly and seem more complicated in the beginning than static, printed menu boards, but they add many huge advantages.

July's Top 5 digital signage headlines

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

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Maintaining customer interest often means adding a new item to the menu or running a special promotion every few weeks. In those cases, restaurant operators need to have the ability to change the menu board quickly and seamlessly.

NEC Display Solutions continues to build on its leadership in the restaurant industry, delivering customized, turnkey solutions to local restaurant and nationwide chains alike. Cost effective solutions, highlighted by technology-rich digital displays, are dynamic and flexible in handling a multitude of functions for every aspect of your business – delivering time-scheduled product information and promotions, entertaining customers with interactive music and video, wayfinding, employee training and brand reinforcement.


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