Dayton, OH, May 16, 2012—STRATACACHE, a leading provider of scalable, high-performance digital signage, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration technologies, today announced its role as an approved feature panel/digital menu board software provider for American Dairy Queen Corporation (ADQ).
To spice up Dairy Queen static menu boards, STRATACACHE’s ActiVia for Media software was chosen to power digital feature panels across 300 Dairy Queen and DQ Grill & Chill® restaurant locations.
Serving up a rich selection of dynamic content, the 46″ thin bezel LCD feature panel plays high-definition product videos to increase options for monthly promotions, direct sales to higher margin items and increase product awareness.
The software driving the Dairy Queen experience is STRATACACHE’s ActiVia for Media digital signage software. ADQ chose STRATACACHE’s managed solution offering, allowing all content to be designed and managed by ADQ and all installation and maintenance to be carried out by STRATACACHE. Technical support is also available, ensuring Dairy Queen operators a hands-free experience with digital signage.
“STRATACACHE is thrilled to work with the Dairy Queen system as an approved digital menu board software vendor,” said Chris Riegel, STRATACACHE CEO. “We’re excited to have the opportunity to bring digital in-store to Dairy Queen locations—from increasing in-store communication to promoting products and instantaneous menu changes, our advanced software delivers the most innovative digital technology to Dairy Queen franchisees.”
“During our transition to digital merchandising, STRATACACHE has been a true asset,” said Janna Rider, Director of Digital Merchandising for ADQ. “We are excited to make this move and we really appreciate the expertise and experience STRATACACHE brings to the table.”
With over 50,000 digital menu boards globally, STRATACACHE has extensive quick service restaurant (QSR) industry experience and provides digital menu board software solutions for some of the world’s leading restaurants.
STRATACACHE’s ActiVia for Media software provides a dynamic merchandising solution for traditional multi-panel menu boards, specialty/feature product menu boards and outdoor drive-thru boards. With ActiVia, restaurants can easily change menu board items, adjust pricing, change hours of operation, day-part menus, and promote special and premium items non-stop.
STRATACACHE will be showcasing the Dairy Queen digital menu board experience at the National Restaurant Association Show at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL May 18-21, 2013 in booth #7854.
STRATACACHE is a privately-held provider of efficient, scalable and cost-effective digital signage, IP video, content distribution and enterprise video acceleration solutions. Working with over 300 of the world’s largest firms in the retail, finance, service, hospitality, manufacturing, media and government sectors, STRATACACHE’s products meet the performance requirements of large-scale enterprise solutions.
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