Eden Prairie, Minnesota—November 10, 2011. WAND Corporation, a leading provider of digital menu board solutions for the foodservice industry, was chosen by Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. to be their approved provider of digital menu boards for their digital menu expansion. In addition to Digital POP Boards driving impulse purchases, the solution for Famous Dave’s features digital menu boards for the To-Go counter engineered to enhance the effectiveness and overall awareness of the take-out digital menu expansion category at some of their 184 locations nationwide.
We’re very impressed with WAND’s ability to take something as high-tech as digital menu boards and make them blend into our restaurants,” said Victor Salamone, VP of Franchise Operations & Development, Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. “WAND did a tremendous job converting our shack spirit of roadside Americana into a look and feel updated for today’s savvy customers,” Salamone added.
The first WAND Digital Restaurant® solution was installed at a new Famous Dave’s restaurant in Falls Church, Virginia in August of this year. “This location offers our guests a new store design, incorporating the WAND digital menu board solution,” said Susan Farrington, Director of IT. Based on the success of this deployment, additional sites are in various stages of deployment across the US, “We look forward to future installations and continued development with WAND,” said Salamone.
About Famous Dave’s
Famous Dave’s of America, Inc. (Nasdaq:DAVE) develops, owns, operates and franchises barbeque restaurants. As of today, the company owns 53 locations and franchises 131 additional units in 37 states. The menu features award-winning barbequed and grilled meats, a large selection of salads, side items and sandwiches, and unique desserts. Famous Dave’s has won over 500 awards for everything from best ribs to best Bar-B-Que sauce to best cookbook. For more information, please visit www.famousdaves.com.
About WAND Corporation
WAND Corporation is the future of QSR technology, spearheading a convergence betweendDigital engagement, point of sale, and analytics. WAND’s Digital Restaurant® solution includes POS & Back Office Systems, award-winning digital menu boards, analytics, enterprise management and support. WAND is 100 percent QSR/Fast Casual focused and has 25 years of industry experience developing innovative solutions for franchisees and corporate brands. To further its growth and its restaurant partners’ success, WAND’s vision is to revolutionize worldwide restaurant operations through technology, services, and data. For more information, please visitwww.wandcorp.com.
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