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9031867 Computer implemented method and system for ordering food from a restaurant  
A computer implemented method and system for ordering food that creates a cloud-based central account. The method uses computer instructions to create and store a user account and restaurant...
9009067 System, method and apparatus for managing made-to-order food tickets for a restaurant service  
A customer service system operated by a restaurant service provides a restaurant service server. From a database, the restaurant service server retrieves a ticket that is generated by a restaurant...
8954347 System for monitoring inventory and dispensing activity of a plurality of diverse beverages  
A system for monitoring inventory, dispensing activities and irregularities associated with service and sale of beverages primarily, but not exclusively, liquor beverages. A processor includes...
8949142 Mobile payments integrated with a booking system  
In an embodiment, a data processing method comprises, using a merchant booking computer, associating a reservation record with a location identifier, wherein the reservation record comprises a...
8909547 Handheld order unit and cash handling device  
Methods and devices allow a handheld order unit to be used with a cash handling device. A handheld order unit may be used by a staff person to enter order information, to display an amount due for...
8903708 Analyzing restaurant menus in view of consumer preferences  
A system and method are described for analyzing a menu. In one embodiment, a mobile device can obtain a digital version of a restaurant menu. A list of food criteria can be stored on the mobile...
8898075 Electronic menu system and method  
Methods and apparatus for providing configurable menus to customers are disclosed herein. In one embodiment, a computer server communicates with electronic ordering devices operated by customers,...
8897810 System for customer relationship management using wireless communication  
A method for establishing wireless communication between a service vendor and a customer accepts entry of a wireless address for a customer communications device, obtained from an electronic...
8825538 Systems for implementing a loyalty program  
A system for implementing a loyalty program includes a personal terminal, an interaction terminal, and a loyalty module. The personal terminal may be associated with a user. The interaction...
8825529 Submitting a request to reserve a service  
Methods and corresponding system are provided herewith that, in at least one embodiment, include the act or acts of: selecting a restaurant from a plurality of restaurants; and transmitting a...
8825530 Tax liability and deductions verification system  
A computer implemented method and system for verifying tax liability and tax deductions reported by taxable entities. A tax monitoring platform comprising a database management system dynamically...
8818885 Self checkout kiosk and retail security system  
A self-checkout kiosk enables a patron to purchase product displayed in a vending area and carrying a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tag. The customer exits the vending area through a...
8799083 System and method for managing restaurant customer data elements  
This invention is a system and method for managing restaurant customer data elements.
8793161 Methods and apparatus for visually assisted fast food order preparation  
Systems and techniques for providing feedback to improve accuracy of order assembly. Images corresponding to items comprising an order transaction are presented in a display. As items are moved to...
8781903 Handheld order unit and cash handling device  
Methods and devices allow a handheld order unit to be used with a cash handling device. A handheld order unit may be used by a staff person to enter order information, to display an amount due for...
8768775 Methods and systems for automated product registration  
Systems, methods and articles for automating the process of registering a product purchased by a consumer from a merchant in a purchase transaction. Product data including product identification...
8762208 Mobile computing based centralized menu system  
Systems and methods related to an individualized menu system for use by customers in a retail environment. Multiple mobile computing devices are in communication with a database server from which...
8762207 Apparatus, system and method for controlling the flow of customers  
An apparatus, system and method are presented for controlling the flow of customers using self-service terminals. It is possible for self-service terminals to receive and process customer orders...
8756106 Remote ordering system  
A remote ordering system is provided using an electronic menu having a series of input devices associated with various menu items, and a wireless transmitter to send selected menu items to a...
8752726 Cup insulator and customizable insert  
A sleeve containing an insert forming a cup holder is described. The inserts are placed in the sleeve. The sleeve is customizable by varying the color, writing and bar coding. The individual...
8754781 Control method for a road toll system  
A control method for a road toll system using vehicle-based on-board units, recording vehicles, control vehicles, cellular mobile communication networks, and switching servers, comprising:...
8743073 Two-way touch-screen based communication system  
Embodiments of the disclosure generally set forth a two-way touch screen based communication system. One example method may include receiving an order for an item from a first touch screen device...
8744913 System and method for placing orders  
A system and method for placing orders at restaurants utilizing a customer's personal communication device. The system and method provide for efficient ordering and subsequent payment by the...
8744939 Methods for implementing a loyalty program  
A method of rewarding loyalty of a user may include providing a personal terminal to the user, detecting whether the personal terminal is within proximity of an interaction terminal, and based at...
8743895 System for interactive queuing through communication networks  
The invention pertains to a system and method of interactive queue management through public communication networks. Interactive queue management allows business or automated systems to easily and...
8738449 Internet online order method and apparatus  
A system and method for providing an online ordering machine that manages the distribution of products over a distributed computer system is herein disclosed.
8725600 Storage locker  
In an embodiment, articles are left in storage areas, such as lockers or other receptacles that may be associated with a household services company. A divided storage receptacle is discussed. The...
8725573 Method and system for creating and maintaining a virtual library  
A system and method for creating and maintaining a virtual library is provided. A virtual library includes one or more photographic images of the user's physical library, and an inventory of the...
8712851 Diagnostic data interchange  
The present invention provides a bi-directional communication network which provides monitoring, data collection, and control of food service industry operations. The system includes a computer...
8700448 System and method for item recommendations  
Means and a computerized method for recommending items such as books and audio compact disks. For each item, a user profile includes ratings provided by users of the system. Unlike present...
8682729 Patron service system and method  
A method of using a wireless patron unit within a venue, and within a vicinity of the venue, includes providing at least one patron with a wireless patron unit having a touch-screen display, which...
8662389 Payment methods with a payment service and tabs selected by a first party and opened by a second party at any geographic location of the first party's mobile device  
A method of paying a second party is provided. A first party accesses the names of one or more qualified second parties. The second parties (i) have an association with the payment service, and...
8662384 Text message payment  
A computer-implemented method of effectuating an electronic on-line payment includes receiving at a computer server system a text message from a payor containing a payment request representing a...
8655732 Liquid dispensation  
A liquid dispensation framework is described for dispensing liquid. A serving station may include one or more liquid containing devices, one or more taps, a data processor, a payment module, a...
8650095 System and method for online management of restaurant orders  
A system and method for online management of restaurant orders may comprise of: storing data related to a plurality of vendors; receiving a request from a client computer for vendor product;...
8628014 Light field instruction symbol identifier and method of use  
An instruction symbol identifier comprising a digital imaging capturing features that utilizes a light field sensor to capture the intensity and direction of incident light is described. The...
8622292 Reservation-based preauthorization payment system  
A method and system for allowing the setting of reservations and the pre-authorization of credit to purchase a desired service for which a reservation is made. A customer accesses a reservation...
8626590 Methods, systems, and computer program products for automatic group ordering of food from restaurants  
The subject matter described herein includes methods, systems, and computer program products for automatic online group ordering of food from a restaurant. According to one method, input for...
8626591 Methods, systems, and computer program products for storing usual order preference data for recurrent orders  
Methods, systems, and computer program products for storing usual order preferences associated with a point of sale transaction involving an identification article. In one embodiment, the method...
8619115 Video communication system and method for using same  
The present invention provides a video communication system including a kiosk for recording video messages created by a user and a database for storing and providing access to the video messages....
8620825 System and method to establish a pin  
Disclosed are systems and methods for establishing a personal identification number (PIN). The systems and methods provide techniques to begin a remote session with a customer, prompt the customer...
8620753 Restaurant management system and method  
A restaurant management system and method interface is provided. In accordance with the invention, data from various restaurant operations is collected and stored for processing. The data is...
8600816 Multimedia, multiuser system and associated methods  
A table system includes a touch screen integrated in a table top, a computer system in communication with the touch screen, the touch screen being configured to serve as a primary input to the...
8595050 Utility for determining competitive restaurants  
A utility for determining the competitors of a subject restaurant accesses a database that contains information about other, nearby restaurants. The utility assigns a competitor score to each...
8589257 Method, system and apparatus for managing inventory  
According to embodiments described in the specification, a method, system and apparatus for managing inventory are provided. The method comprises storing at least one job record in a memory, the...
8583791 Maintaining a minimum level of real time media recommendations in the absence of online friends  
The present invention provides a peer-to-peer (P2P) network for providing real time media recommendations. The P2P network includes a central server interconnecting a number of peer devices. In...
8583490 Freshly prepared food delivery methodology  
The present invention is a methodology for the delivery of freshly prepared food to a plurality of vehicle-operating consumers. Freshly prepared foods means foods that have, in some manner,...
8583749 First party advertisement serving  
Adservers with the ability to access advertiser cookies and vice versa when both are serving from the advertiser's domain are provided, thereby avoiding the overhead and delay in backend cookie...
8583491 Multimedia display, multimedia system including the display and associated methods  
A restaurant system may include multiple booths in at least part of a restaurant and a central computer in communication with each booth. Each booth may include a table having a table display,...
8577727 Advance order system  
A system includes a master device and a slave device. The slave device is configured to provide a customer waiting to be seated at a restaurant with menu information for the restaurant, receive at...

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