Product Spotlight – May 2014

Squared Away

Square offers simple, transparent, low pricing: 2.75% per swipe for every credit card. There are no listing fees, per-item fees, monthly minimums or long-term contracts. Custom-order modifiers, customizable kitchen tickets and other features increase accuracy and decrease wait times. And the rich analytics help operators make efficient decisions by telling them how much they’re selling—and when and where they’re selling it. squareup.com

Signs of Success

The iBoard LED Electronic Message Center delivers the highest return on investment of any advertising medium. Available in 17 sizes from I.C.E. Signs, the iBoard displays pictures, videos and text in 4.3 trillion colors, while its iView software empowers users with minimal computer skills to quickly create dynamic messages for an advertising medium that delivers results! 800-242-0761, icesigns.com

Tender and Crispy

Tater Chip Tenders from Brakebush Brothers are chicken tenderloins coated in a crunchy, cravable layer of potato chips. Unique and wickedly satisfying, they have standout power on any menu. Serve them deep-fried with unique or traditional dipping sauces, dusted with savory seasoning blends, or in wraps, sandwiches and salads for a twist on menu classics. 800-933-2121, brakebush.com

Meat Eater’s Delight

Tyson Foods’ new Bonici meatballs feature the flavors that pizzeria operators want at the prices they need. They’re perfect for pastas, sandwiches, pizzas and any other menu application you can imagine. With more than 2,500 products, Tyson Foods provides excellent quality, price points and menu options—all from one trusted place. 800-248-9766, bonici.com

Chilling Out

From cold beer to soda and mixed drinks—or any other beverage you choose to offer your customers—the HOPR “loaded” stainless-steel chill rod will make sure your customers’ beverages stay perfectly chilled until the last slice of pizza is gone. Once the HOPR is placed on their table, customers can serve themselves when they’re ready—the self-serve spigot even rotates 360°! 877-356-6455, hoprs.com