Featured Hospitality Case Studies

  1. Leading Destination Resort Company Finds Cost Effective Payment Security Solution For Complex Environment
    2/24/2014

    One of the nation’s leading vacation rental companies faced a significant challenge in ensuring their payment card data was secure and their systems were meeting the highest possible security and compliance standards. The company’s large and complex IT environment contained older systems and custom business processes, further complicating the situation.

  2. AmericInn Builds Brand Standard For Payment And Data Security Across Its North American Properties
    2/24/2014

    AmericInn, a nationally recognized mid-market hotelier with more than 200 hotels in 24 states, demonstrated thoughtful concern for its franchisee community and its guests in their search for a new, hosted payment data security solution to replace existing gateway solutions.

  3. Managing Rapid Growth With Integrated HCM Technology
    2/21/2014

    A rapidly growing organization must often devise new systems and strategies to operationalize and scale its success. Northgate González Markets faced this challenge as the organization expanded from 2,000 to 5,000 employees across 40 stores. For an organization with a focus on rapid expansion, a targeted and growing customer market, and a preference for developing leaders internally, having the right tools in place to speed both administrative and strategic talent tasks was critical. However, Northgate had historically done much of this work manually or through unsophisticated technology programs.

  4. Case Study: Ciao Bella
    10/22/2013

    For most small businesses, disaster preparation takes a back seat to the daily pursuit of serving customers and growing the business. Thanks to Cloud Hosting from EarthLink Business, New Jersey-based Ciao Bella—a popular gelato, sorbet and frozen-yogurt maker founded in 1983—continued its nationwide operations during a two-week power outage caused by the October 2012 Superstorm Sandy.

  5. EarthLink Case Study: HoneyBaked Ham
    5/29/2013

    Due to the transactional nature of their retail business, security of the data was tantamount. Also, the seasonal spike in traffic that HoneyBaked Ham experienced around holidays in the winter and spring meant they needed an agile provider able to add locations quickly. Finding an affordable, scalable and secure solution that would reliably tie their disparate locations together was the challenge, and EarthLink Business delivered an ideal solution.

  6. Chipotle Mexican Grill Drives Profits With Managed Video
    2/25/2013

    Chipotle has built its position as one of the most successful restaurant brands in the country by doing things differently. In this in-depth look at Chipotle’ loss prevention program, Director of Safety, Security and Risk, Tim Spong details how the company has realized a sustained profit impact from video-driven BI technology over five years.

  7. How Two Retailers Leverage IP Cameras For Access Control
    2/25/2013

    Osborne Nursery and Landscaping Inc. is a professional landscaping company that provides decorative supplies to businesses, homes and gardens in Plainville, Ma. The company was founded in 1986 and recently expanded operations when its president decided to bring an ice cream shop to the community, converting a portion of the business into Summer Scoops.

  8. Conan Foods Inc.: Managing Mobility Tools With MaaS360
    8/15/2012

    This case study from MaaS360 by Fiberlink takes a look at Conan Foods Inc., a specialty foods distribution company that is faced with the challenge of managing inventory, security, and control of new, company-owned laptops and smartphones.

  9. By The Rockies, LLC, A Franchisee Of Carl’s Jr.®, Hardee’s®, Increases Average Monthly Profit
    9/28/2011
    While By the Rockies had point of sale (POS) systems in all of their restaurants and cameras in a subset of locations, the lack of integration and robust exception reporting left operators without a key profit impacting tool and missing out on video driven intelligence on store level operations.
  10. BURGER KING® Franchisee, O&M Restaurant Group, Sees Double-Digit Percent Profitability Increase After 60 Days With Envysion Insight
    9/28/2011
    After rolling out a traditional DVR system across multiple BURGER KING® restaurants, O&M Group President David Ostrowe quickly realized only a few individuals within the organization actually had access to the system.