Joint Solutions Streamline Food Service Operations for Bars and Restaurants
CHICAGO, IL., May 20, 2019 ––Epson America, Inc.– a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions, today announced at the National Restaurant Association Show that Lavu, a leading mobile POS system for restaurants and bars, has added three additional Epson receipt printers. Together with Lavu’s POS, Epson’s TM-m30-and OmniLink® TM-T88V-i receipt printers, as well as the Kitchen Display System (KDS) with the TM-U220-i kitchen printer and KDS Expansion Module, streamline ordering and payment processes for fast and efficient restaurant operations. Lavu has previously certified Epson’s Mobilink™ line of mobile wireless receipt printers. The joint solutions are available from Lavu today.
Lavu provides mobile POS and management software along with in-house payment processing for restaurants, bars, cafes, food trucks, and more. The newly certified Epson receipt printers will provide Lavu customers with additional choice and flexibility to accommodate the varying receipt printing requirements. The integration with Epson delivers a feature-rich hardware and software solution enabling quick and easy printing of checks and kitchen tickets while helping to streamline better front-of-house and back-of-house communication.
“Epson has been a core partner for many years,” said Steve Brown, VP of Sales & GM of Albuquerque Corporate Offices, Lavu. “We rely on Epson for quality products that provide solutions to everyday problems our customers face. Our goal is to provide a full-featured, end-to-end restaurant management platform to streamline operations and optimize efficiency for increased profits. The speed and efficiency of communications is greatly enhanced when customers implement Lavu and Epson together–it’s a great combo for restaurant success.”
Epson’s KDS allows Lavu customers to manage kitchen tickets, which are displayed on the KDS for easy visibility and management. In addition, the KDS Expansion Module supports touchscreens or monitors paired with bump bars and can be expanded over a local area network to manage more displays. Lavu’s integration with Epson’s wireless and mobile receipt printers allow servers to print tableside and incorporate line busting at events to improve efficiency.
“Lavu continues to be one of the leading mPOS solutions providers for the industry and has an outstanding knowledge of a merchant’s needs,” said Tom Kettell, director, Commercial Channel – North America, Epson. “Our joint solutions are ideal for the modern restaurant looking for a reliable and innovative POS, KDS, and printing system that all work together seamlessly leading to improved restaurant management.”
See the Lavu solution at the NRA Show, booth #6057 and the Epson family of mPOS printing solutions at booth #6875.
Headquartered in Albuquerque NM, Lavu is one of the world’s leading mobile point-of-sale systems for restaurants and bars. Used in food service establishments in more than 90 countries, Lavu is a full-featured iPad-based POS system. Lavu was the first iPad point of sale in the Apple App Store and continues to offer the latest in features and functionalities. Offering flexible payment-processing solutions, an intuitive interface, and a proprietary business management suite, Lavu’s restaurant management platform is ideal for all food and drink establishments.
Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to becoming indispensable to society by connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. The company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics. Epson is proud of its contributions to realizing a sustainable society and its ongoing efforts to realizing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
For over 30 years, Epson’s advanced technology has been at work in millions of POS systems around the world. Today Epson’s Business Systems Division continues to bring industry-leading, open architecture, smart technologies to the point of service.
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