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Case Study: Mexican Restaurants, Inc. - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Multi-location operation seeks all-purpose PCI compliance provider

Int'l Franchise Association, Cyber Security Alliance caution franchisees about cybersecurity - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
International Franchise Association and the National Cyber Security Alliance will create materials to support a culture of cybersecurity.

Case Study: Dairy Queen® Franchisee - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Terri Fote needed an affordable, simple, quick and effective PCI-DSS compliance solution. Additionally, she knew that the credit card industry had created guidelines to protect credit cards against data breach. The challenge was finding a way to quickly implement the standard which has many complex requirements.

Erik's DeliCafé featured on Healthy Dining website - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Erik's DeliCafé is now featured on

Big Apple Bagels opens new store in Indiana - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The new location at 2049 Veterans Memorial Parkway in Lafayette is two miles away from the previous location.

Case Study: Burger King® Franchisee - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Ghai Management Services was worrried about their network being breached by hackers and customer credit card data being stolen. Burger King Corporation made it clear, it’s up to the franchisee to create a safe environment for their guests.

Case Study: Town & Country Grocers - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Jason Villmer, IT Manager for all Town & Country Grocers’ locations, needed a comprehensive Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance and security solution. Although Villmer possessed 10 years of IT experience with the company, he lacked the time and manpower to implement an effective plan to protect the network.

Case Study: Sinclair Oil - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Sinclair, a recognized brand at more than 2,500 convenience stores, needed to secure its dealers’ POS systems to achieve Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI-DSS) compliance.

Case Study: Fast Food Security Breach - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
This franchise relied upon the POS software reseller to be their de facto IT department. The reseller performed a standard installation of the POS software and associated hardware at each location.

Case Study: Corporate Office Becomes Point of Failure in Network Topology - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
For several years, the company relied on a Point-to-Point Frame Relay network that terminated to the corporate office and supported the individual stores. This allowed the IT support staff to securely communicate to the stores for supporting technical issues while managing all communications centrally.

Case Study: Apex looks to better serve customers by providing secure wireless solution - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
As a premier IT services and support company, APEX Digital Solutions, Inc. was seeking a reputable partner to help them expand their offering into wireless solutions. With future trends including mobile payment initiatives and interactive loyalty programs, Jason Lambiris, CEO, saw a need to provide wireless capabilities to his customers today.

Top 100: People – Anthony Pigliacampo, Modmarket - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Anthony Pigliacampo, founder of Modmarket, is number 10 on our list of the 2014 Fast Casual Top 100 Movers & Shakers: People.

Snapshots from the Fast Casual Executive Summit 2014 - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The 2014 Fast Casual Executive Summit brought together more than 300 industry leaders representing 121 different restaurant concepts from eight different countries.

Panda Express opens first restaurant in Dubai - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Gourmet Gulf will open a second branch at The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence later this year, according to the report.

Want to influence customers? Listen up, say marketing experts - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Listening to customers can yield key insights into what customers like, what they don't like, what's working and what's not. Those insights yield actionable intelligence that can be used to shape messages and strategy.

HR director provides tips for discrimination claims - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
Director of Human Resources David Peasall at FrankCrum, a professional employer organization, spoke out about why companies should prepare for the possibility of discrimination suits

'Discover Fresh' campaign includes new leadership hires, messaging - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The campaign, which involves corporate and restaurant-level changes, supports Garden Fresh's commitment to farm-fresh food and made-from-scratch menu items.

Zaxby's secures sponsorship of Heart of Dallas Bowl game - Sun, 2014-11-09 13:53
The game will be called the Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl, and the sponsorship will be for four years through the 2017 bowl game, with an option to extend for a longer period.