Eden Prairie, Minnesota-1 November, 2009. Wendy’s International has selected WAND as the first approved NextGen POS software solution for Wendy’s® franchisees. This decision follows two years of collaboration between WAND, Wendy’s, and the Wendy’s Franchisees. WAND currently has more than 1,600 Wendy’s restaurant installations, providing an intimate knowledge of the Wendy’s system. WAND NextGen POS represents a balance between preset workflows and customization, providing an unprecedented level of usability, accountability and return on investment.
“We are pleased to approve WAND as a software vendor for franchisees of the Wendy’s system,” says Don Zimmerman, CIO, Wendy’s/Arby’s Group. “WAND has a reputation for forward thinking in the quick service industry and their Next Generation POS solution has married both practical needs and innovation.”
“We’re honored by Wendy’s decision”, said John Perrill Sr., CEO and President of WAND Corporation. “Innovative partners and 20 years serving the Wendy’s community have led to a solution that’s designed for Wendy’s by Wendy’s.” New features like conversational ordering allow the customer to place their order without interruption, improve customer satisfaction and decrease the number of incorrect orders. Single shift training and the near elimination of voids are just a few of the other new features available with WAND NextGen POS.
WAND NextGen POS is paired with WAND Enterprise Manager, a web based tool for remote management of price, configurations, recipes, and more. Near real-time reporting and analysis provides actionable information to all levels of the organization. Utilizing an easy-to-use web based interface and a scalable architecture, WAND Enterprise Manager can also manage order confirmation display digital content.
WAND has succeeded in tying together operations, marketing, and the bottom line using one integrated application to meet Wendy’s demanding requirements. Strategic relationships with companies like NCR and Panasonic are part of how WAND Corporation is leading the way to the future of QSR technology.
About WAND Corporation
WAND Corporation is the world leader in POS software for Quick Service Restaurants, and a leading innovator in digitL MENU BOARDS. Much more than digital signage, Digital Menu Board technology shows the customer what they want, when they want it. Thousands of QSR locations benefit by working with WAND Corporation, including Arby’s, A&W, Burger King, Checkers/Rally’s, Church’s Chicken, and Wendy’s. With over 150 employees and more than 22 years of experience in a rapidly changing industry, WAND Corporation is a nimble, thriving QSR innovator, having never lost the spirit that was the inspiration for its birth in 1987. More information is available at www.wandcorp.com.
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