New Products

The only place you’re sure to discover the next big thing

The exhibition portion of RLC is where suppliers and operators gather to close deals, uncover the latest solutions and sample new products. A few hours within RLC’s Restaurant Product Gallery deliver years of quality insights, exclusive intelligence and meaningful relationships. Periodically return to this page in order to discover the new products and services that will be on display at RLC.


Accustore

Save Time on Store Audits with AccuStore® Instant Surveys

One great feature of the AccuStore app and site intelligence platform is the ability to conduct quick mobile surveys to gauge store performance. In minutes, you can get a quick read of what’s happening at all locations using quantifiable benchmarks you create. You can even ask for photos. A report summary is emailed to you as soon as the survey is complete. Download as a PDF or Excel spreadsheet. It’s that quick and easy to set the bar for quality and drive better store-level analytics for comparison.

Allure, A Christie Company Booth #229

Allure AutoFocus™ is a patent-pending software that ingests data feeds from various data-based and real-time sources simultaneously, ordering and dynamically applying them to automate Digital Signage content according to a client-determined hierarchy of business priorities and objectives. Content is auto-modified in real-time, reducing or eliminating operational costs, driving operational effectiveness and improving ROI.

Autofocus™

  • Delivers fully automated digital signage content, customized to each location in real-time
  • Positively impacts operational efficiency, individual transactions and overall lift
  • Reduces operational costs while driving transactional revenue

Ambiance Radio Booth #1

Ambiance Systems

Our Ambiance Systems division has become a leader in engineering and installing cost competitive and beautiful sounding systems utilizing scientific formulas to ensure full sound coverage throughout the space. We have a nationwide network of technicians who perform new installs, renovations and field service to fix in-place audio equipment.

Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc.

Smokehouse Brisket

We set out to make a sandwich with layers of smoky flavor, and this is the result. Our brisket is smoked for at least 13 hours in a pit smoker in Texas. We top that delicious smoked beef with smoked gouda, crispy onions, mayo and BBQ sauce and serve it all on an artisan-style roll.

ARF Financial Booth #14

Exclusive Offer – New Low Rate Unsecured Loan Program

Need a low rate, unsecured, one-year bank line of credit or bridge loan? Turn to the Restaurant/Hospitality experts at ARF Financial for your financing needs with rates from 9% to 12%. Longer terms are available up to three-years. And, ARF offers exclusive lower rate lending programs for franchise groups!

Better AD Network WiFi Monetization Booth #438

Boost Geo WiFi

For the first time in history, pull market share from the competition, gather data & analytics & re-market to grow your customer base+, all in one place, while using something your customers already demand: Free WiFi. Turn your WiFi into a revenue powerhouse for your restaurants with our Geo WiFi product.

Buxton Booth #432

LSMx – Local Store Marketing powered by Buxton

LSMx, local store marketing powered by Buxton, is a marketing app designed for franchisors to empower their franchisees by helping them efficiently spend their marketing budget. LSMx shows you where to find new customers and market to those customers through Facebook, email, direct mail, banner ads and Google Search.

Chowbotics

Sally the Salad Robot

Sally the Salad Robot provides customizable, hygienic salads that are available 24/7 and have excellent portion control. As one of the first robots in food service, Sally is pioneering the next-generation of restaurant equipment.

Cogensia

Customer Management Platform

Cogensia’s Customer Management Platform (CMP) increases customer engagement through: marketing automation, multi-sourced data integration, integrated customer analytics and insight along with a higher level of marketing relevance. Cogensia’s CMP fulfills the promise of 1:1 marketing and provides a 360 view of a restaurant’s customer base.

Colormark Printing Booth #25

Signage

Colormark has a large format department that produces some amazing food shots. This is great for custom food and brand identifying signage.

Consolidated Concepts Booth #210-212

Customized Supply Chain Solutions

CSCS is an all-encompassing approach to the management of the supply chain for growing restaurant brands. You are supported by a team of specialists that provide experience and resources to help navigate through your supply chain challenges. We provide tailored solutions to reduce costs while maintaining your brands quality standards.

Delphi Display Systems Booth #312

Delphi’s Insight ENGAGE®

Drive more business and maximize every purchase occasion with relevant reminders of promotional items. The system automatically changes content based on time of day and weather to boost sales. The Engage digital signage solution is easy to use and manage from any web-connected device.

Dinova

Business Dining Marketplace

Dinova, an innovative, proprietary marketplace, connects business diners to quality restaurants. Dinova influences $6B annually in business meal expenses. Participating companies range from more than a million SMBs to hundreds of Fortune 500 enterprises; its 14,000+ restaurant network includes local independents and national brands, encompassing all price levels and cuisines.

DiscoverLink Booth #208

Train the Trainer Micro-learning Program

This 6-part micro-learning program addresses the key competencies required for an employee to become a trainer. Its modular e-learning design lets you choose specific elements to fit into your own program or use the whole program as is: http://discoverlink.com/train-the-trainer/

Ecolab Booth #427

DuraLoc

To get the job done right, you need the proper tools. That’s why Ecolab brings you a revolutionary new line of long-lasting, interlocking kitchen floor cleaning tools. DuraLoc tools and Ecolab floor cleaners work together to give you the ultimate clean in less time.

Edward Don and Company Booth #300

Vibrant Melamine Dinnerware

Vibrant eye catching, high gloss design draws your eye into the center of the plate, Edgewater Pattern is from dark blue to light blue and Ravenswood is dark gray to light gray. Available in plates, bowls and platters. Dishwasher safe.

First Tennessee Franchise Finance

Customized Financing Solutions

Whether you are buying, building or remodeling, at First Tennessee Franchise Finance our flexible, customized financing solutions are designed to meet your needs. Our product suite includes term loans, development lines, and revolvers for your real estate and cash flow financing opportunities.

Fishbowl Booth #430

Customer Engagement Platform

Fishbowl’s Customer Engagement Platform empowers restaurants with a single platform for rich customer insights and targeted marketing to drive brand preference, guest visits and sales. By uniquely aggregating and analyzing vast data sets, the Fishbowl platform uncovers insights that can be leveraged to intelligently interact with guests across all channels.

FreedomPay Booth #202

PCI-Validated P2PE Pay-at-Table with EMV Support

FreedomPay’s PCI-validated P2PE Pay-at-Table solution provides seamless payment options that allow guests the freedom to pay their check right at the table. It’s a secure, fast, and convenient payment experience that also accommodates popular mobile wallet solutions, in addition to more traditional payment methods such as EMV cards and mag-stripes.

Georgia-Pacific Professional Booth #125

Dixie Ultra SmartStock Automated Napkin Machine

SmartStock® Napkin Automated Dispensing. That’s Ingenuity at Work.

Three buttons with the ability to customize the number of napkins dispensed per button (1-9). Additional auto-fill option: Automatically stage a preset number of napkins (1-5) that are always available for the next order.

Global Cash Card Booth #602

Pay Cards

GCC is the proven specialist in customized paycard solutions that are SIMPLE to implement and EASY to use. We are a no cost; fully in-house solution. Our state-of-the-art proprietary technology, 24x7x365 free-live customer service, full implementation & field support services provide you the best payroll card solution in the industry.

Heartland Commerce Booth #207

Xenial

Xenial is a complete cloud restaurant management platform that provides enterprise technology as easy-to-use as a smartphone. Eliminate the need for in-house servers, hardwired networks, and purchased software. Deploy on an unlimited number of devices, for a fixed monthly price. Throw out your POS and start crushing your TCO.

Hershey Foodservice Booth #213

HERSHEY’S Chocolate Syrup Pouch

Hershey Foodservice cans traditional packaging for its chocolate syrup in favor of an eco-friendly, BPA-free pouch. Weighing 85% less than the traditional No.10 can, the product packaging material is cut nearly in half and is estimated to reduce landfill waste by 27%. Same great flavor, smarter alternative for operators.

Hormel Foods Booth #309

Chef – inspired, all natural products

Today’s customers are looking for food with real, simple ingredients. They crave transparency and want to feel good about the choices they make. Hormel Foodservice offers a full portfolio of chef-inspired, all natural proteins. Products that offer back-of-house convenience for you and a delicious food experience for your patrons.

KEEP IT NATURAL

Kagome

Custom Sauces

We work closely with Restaurant Chains large and small. Our goal is to create custom sauces that perfectly fit your needs. Looking forward to meeting you at RLC. For more details please contact:

Jeff Pierce
717.779.6684
jeff.pierce@kagomeusa.com

Kitchen Brains Booth #406

TT-500

The new (FASTIMER.)® from Kitchen Brains helps foodservice operators to easily carry out and maintain corporate procedural mandates. Developed specifically for color-coded batch tracking in food production, this timer aids the crew by prompting with visual and audible action alarms to insure consistent food quality and safety.

Kraft Heinz Company Booth #431

Kraft Heinz Keystone Condiment Dispenser Program

The condiment dispenser offers an efficient front-of-house system to deliver the Kraft Heinz branded condiments. The condiment dispenser is the perfect setup for self-service condiment stations – cafeterias, limited service venues, and recreation or retail foodservice demands. The attractive, branded dispenser helps keep condiment area organized and presentable to guests.

LevelUp Booth #435

New Reward Flexibility Upgrades

LevelUp restaurant customers have more flexibility in how they use their loyalty rewards. Customers can redeem rewards immediately or save them for later. They can also pay and earn loyalty with one scan, or pay with cash or credit and still earn loyalty through the app. Visit www.thelevelup.com for more.

LoyaltyPlant Booth #429

Mobile app solution

LoyaltyPlant is a marketing solution for restaurant chains, which stands out from others by having a track record of 12%+ same-store revenue growth. We achieve that by building personalized customer relationships with guests via a white-labeled mobile app and a powerful CRM-system.

Matthews Real Estate Investment Services Booth #335

Sale-Leaseback Advisory and CRE Brokerage

MREIS offers advisory services in the commercial real estate industry. Gary Chou specializes in structuring sale leasebacks, managing complex portfolio dispositions and selling STNL properties. The Restaurant Practice Group has a long list of clients including the world’s largest corporate restaurant companies, publicly traded REITs, private equity funds, and franchisees.

McIlhenny Company TABASCO® brand Booth #411

TABASCO® brand Sriracha Sauce

Enhance customer experiences with the rich flavor of our preservative free TABASCO® Sriracha Sauce. Flavored with garlic and oak barrel aged tabasco peppers, our versatile Sriracha Sauce has the perfect balance of sweet and heat. Consumers love it on wings, Mexican and Asian dishes, chili, fried apps, burgers and more.

Mirus Restaurant Solutions Booth #201

Mirus Enterprise

Mirus’ flagship platform, Enterprise provides timely insight into granular details through a comprehensive custom report writing solution.

Mobivity Booth #26

SmartSuite

SmartSuite helps restaurants create more customer engagement, increase frequency and revenue uplift by providing personalized messaging and unlocking the power of POS data to create closed loop communications with customers. SmartSuite includes: SmartMessenger, SmartReceipt, and SmartAnalytics.

To learn more, visit: http://go.mobivity.com/RLC2017

NectarOM

NectarOM Partner Marketing Network

Driven by customer data, NectarOM enables restaurants to acquire new customers and maximize revenue from existing customers.

Setup is accomplished in 3 easy steps:

  1. Opt-in to the NectarOM partner network
  2. Define key customer attributes and characteristics
  3. Activate personalized campaigns.

orderTalk

New Mobile Innovations

orderTalk’s new mobile innovations such as Apple and Android pay capabilities are increasing the payment options for customers, allowing them more flexibility. Furthermore, mobile app push notifications for order tracking are enhancing the customer interface. These are in addition to the already robust online payment options within the orderTalk software.

P&G Professional

Comet Disinfecting Cleaner with Bleach

Clean and disinfect in one easy step! Comet Disinfecting Cleaner with Bleach is an EPA-registered disinfectant, effectively killing Norovirus on your surfaces. Get the power of a heavy-duty cleaner and degreaser – combined with the stain removing power of bleach – with Comet Disinfecting Cleaner with Bleach.

Pinnacle Foods Group Booth #303

Udi’s Double Chocolate Muffin

Indulge in our sinfully delicious and decadent double chocolate muffin. Topped with chocolate chips, these muffins will surely please chocolate lovers everywhere! Our soft, moist muffins are individually wrapped for customers on the go but an also be served as a decadent dessert topped with fresh berries and cream!

PlayerLync Booth #19

Team Manager for PlayerLync

Imagine the most useful features of a forms/data collection tool, an operational support platform, and an LMS in one single, efficient solution, fully backed by PlayerLync’s mobile content/video management distribution platform. With Team Manager, you can assign learning materials, quizzes/assessments, manage operational forms, and track learning progress/compliance with one platform.

Plein Air

Experience Intellgience

Plein Air helps brands get the most from their customer experiences. We believe growth is a result of connected, shareable, useful and measurable interactions designed around the customer.

Experience Intelligence is a strategic tool we developed to map the customer journey from the customers’ perspective. This drives everything we do.

RestaurantJobs.com Booth #12

RestaurantJobs.com

Introducing RestaurantJobs.com – a new portal delivering innovative technology to hire and retain hospitality employees. Stop relying on pen and paper, broken job boards and frustrating applicant tracking systems! Our user-friendly, paperless solution saves managers countless wasted hours and helps to identify and onboard the right hire quickly and easily.

The Revelry Group Booth #211

Yay! (Shelf-Stable Milk)

Yay! shelf-stable milk tastes as great as refrigerated, with better economics. Reduce spoilage and resulting inventory outages, minimize food safety risk and free up valuable storage by moving to shelf-stable milk. Recyclable packaging, RBST-Free, Grade A UHT and Kosher-certified.

Go Yay! for good. Find us at www.yaybeverages.com

Righteous Clothing Agency

Long Sleeve Performance Tees

This modern take on the performance tee is an unbeatable blend in Polyester/Cotton, giving it a soft-hand touch. Anti-microbial odor control treatment and tear-away labels add to the comfort. These are perfect for sports bars, wing joints and any place the game is on TV.

Robust Promotions

Branded Interactive Games & Sweepstakes

Encourage Customer Engagement by utilizing Branded Text-to-Win Sweepstakes or Interactive Online Games incorporating Patent Pending entry code techniques. Build in-house databases, generate new customer acquisition through social media “shares”, increase guest frequency and greatly raise sales in 8 weeks.

Rosnet Booth #27

Dynamic Dashboards

Rosnet has integrated dynamic dashboards into the Power Center product allowing users to build their own views of their data and then drill contextually through it. This empowers teams from operations, marketing, finance, executive and others to view the business in a way that makes most sense to them.

RPOWER POS Booth #20-21

RPOWER Mobile App

Download the RPOWER Mobile Dashboard App for Android and iPhone. Unlimited access to real-time and historical sales information for single and multiple locations with check level detail and current staffing. Set up automated email alerts for Discount and Void thresholds. RPOWER puts all of your establishment’s information at your fingertips.

SessionM

SessionM Platform

SessionM Platform organizes customer data to establish a 360-degree view of each customer in a single profile, making campaigns and content data driven and personalized. By analyzing actionable data, the platform reacts to the ingested customer data in real time, and delivers behaviorally-triggered personalized omnichannel engagements at enterprise scale.

SiteZeus®

SiteZeus Synergy™

Synergy™ enables you to scale your business with confidence, utilizing big data from the most trusted sources, in our real-time, subscription-based location intelligence platform. Discover new market potential and forecast sales using site-specific criteria. Generate immediate insight, learn who your customer is, and how your competition affects you…and much more…

Snagajob Booth #209

PeopleMatter Workforce Solutions powered by Snagajob

Snagajob now powers complete workforce solutions for the restaurant industry. We do this through the Snagajob marketplace and PeopleMatter, our complete platform of talent and workforce management solutions. Our mobile talent acquisition, hiring, training, scheduling, and performance management tools power single-location operators to Fortune 500 businesses with thousands of locations.

STELLAR LOYALTY Booth #409

Stellar Consumer Relationship Cloud

Stellar Loyalty helps restaurants profitably grow their revenue by connecting with known and unknown guests, and bridging digital and physical interactions. Leveraging every signal from social, mobile, web, digital 3rd-party and in-store transactions, our cloud software applications and services help restaurants increase frequency, order size, and revenue by day part.

The Boston Beer Company

Samuel Adams Rebel Juiced IPA

This New, Year Round, Rebel Juiced IPA is swirling with ripe aromas of mango and tropical fruits, this IPA is jam-packed with juicy, citrusy hops and mango juice. It’s as if we took fresh hops and mangos and put them in a juicer!

Textron Aviation Booth #606

Cessna Denali

With a class-leading cabin, better performance, and superior economics, the Cessna Denali offers the highest level of comfort and productivity available in its category. Best of all, the Denali is backed by the world’s leading manufacturer of business and personal
aircraft – Textron Aviation.

Tillster Booth #129

Delivery

Tillster’s delivery service allows restaurants to enable delivery without having to hire delivery drivers, while managing the entire delivery process. And as one of the only delivery solutions that allows restaurants to own customer data, our clients can seamlessly re-market to their customers to drive repeat business.

UnitedHealthcare

Discounts on Group Medical Plans and Specialty Benefits

UnitedHealthcare offers exclusive discounts on fully insured group medical plans and specialty benefits for National Restaurant Association members. These include up to 5 percent on medical rates for groups with more than 50 eligible employees; and up to 5 percent on dental, vision, life and disability plans. Some restrictions apply.

Ventus

Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) for SD-WAN

Ventus Managed Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) for SD-WAN is an end-to-end, fully-optimized networking solution for large restaurant and hospitality chains. The platform includes pre-engineering, installation, configuration, PCI-compliant connectivity, monitoring, and 24×7 domestic technical support, and delivers 60% network cost reduction, 99.99% SLA-backed connectivity, and 100% network management for food services businesses and operations.

Waterfall Booth #29A

RCS Business Messaging

Waterfall’s Rich Communication Services (RCS) offering allows brands to reach customers in new and dynamic ways providing the functionality of app specific features directly within the smartphone’s native messaging service.

Whirley-DrinkWorks! Booth #333

Whirley HotBag™

The new Whirley HotBag™ is the smarter way to offer coffee to go. It keeps coffee as hot over time as a box, stores flat to minimize storage space, and requires no assembly, saving time and labor. Full color printing makes the HotBag™ a great way to promote your brand!

Whole Earth Sweetener Company

Nature Sweet™

For consumers choosing to follow a healthy lifestyle, Nature Sweet is a blend of stevia and monk fruit that delivers a clean, sweet taste. With zero calories, Nature Sweet is the required addition for brewed beverage programs in restaurants and hotels. It’s Time for operators to Rethink Sweet!