SpeedLine and BeerBoard Partner to Bring Advanced Capabilities to Pizza Restaurants

Integration provides robust platform for data, insights, and inventory management to improve efficiency in complex segment


SYRACUSE, NY (October 2, 2018) – BeerBoard, the leader in real-time data, insights and consumer engagement for the hospitality industry, announced today it has partnered with SpeedLine, the leading provider of innovative solutions for pizza point of sale. The partnership will deliver advanced capabilities for pizzeria point of sale systems and provide improved efficiency in the complex segment. 

SpeedLine specializes in pizza point of sale — and the particular needs of pizzerias for managing inventory. Inventory in a pizzeria is inherently more complicated than in most other restaurant concepts because the menu is dynamic.

“With create-your-own pizzas and half-and-half portions, there’s no such thing as a standard recipe for every menu item,” notes SpeedLine Marketing Manager Jennifer Wiebe, “so the point of sale system has to calculate inventory on the fly. Add a bar, and you have another layer of complexity for inventory management in the pizzeria.”

BeerBoard and its SmartBar platform generate real-time insights, trend-driven analytics and integrated inventory for bars and restaurants. SmartBar is a patented technology which generates real-time data and insights for operators and brewers. Retailers benefit from data on pour volumes and inventory management for its draft beer category. On average, the yield from a keg of beer is 78 percent. Using BeerBoard’s data-driven technology, clients yield an average of 95 percent and sell five more pints from each keg.

“We are excited to partner with SpeedLine and together deliver a best-in-class POS solution to restauranteurs in this space,” said Josh Solomon, VP National Accounts for BeerBoard. “SpeedLine is already noted for its innovative POS solutions and, now, integrated with our industry-leading SmartBar platform, we can help improve efficiency and revenues for operators.”

“Many of our full-service clients offer a selection of draft beers.” Wiebe adds. “This new integration with BeerBoard opens the doors for our clients to have better insights into their bars’ performance.”

BeerBoard's robust client list includes high-profile independent groups and major chain operators across North America, including industry leaders Buffalo Wild Wings, Hooters, Twin Peaks, Applebee’s, Mellow Mushroom and BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse. It also provides data and insights to major brewers Lagunitas, Heineken, Stone Brewing and Magic Hat.

BeerBoard is headquartered in Syracuse, NY, and has offices in Denver, Minneapolis and New York City.

 

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About BeerBoard

BeerBoard manages over $1 billion in retail draft beer sales and 45,000 products through its industry-leading data and insights platform. It works with the largest operators and brewers to help them sell more beer and make more money.

Installed at thousands of client locations, its services include SmartBar, which generates real-time insights and trend-driven analytics; BeerBoardTV, a digital consumer-facing menu display; BeerBoard Menu, automated print and website menus; and BeerBoard Mobile, a mobile application designed for consumer interaction.

BeerBoard's robust client list includes high-profile independent groups and major chain operators across North America, including industry leaders Buffalo Wild Wings, Hooters, Twin Peaks, Applebee's, Mellow Mushroom and BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse. It also provides data and insights to major brewers Lagunitas, Heineken, Stone Brewing and Magic Hat.

BeerBoard is headquartered in Syracuse, NY, and has offices in Denver and the New York City area. For more information, please visit http://beerboard.com/.

About SpeedLine

The leading provider of innovative solutions for pizza point of sale, SpeedLine (www.speedlinesolutions.com) provides technology solutions for pizza and delivery, quick service, and multi-concept restaurant chains across North America. SpeedLine POS solutions help restaurants and chains operate more efficiently and profitably.

CONTACT:
J.C. Whipple, BeerBoard
315.415.6146
jc@beerboard.com