Stayntouch, Tabit partner for in-stay mobile catering


Cloud-based hotel property management and contactless technology platform Stayntouch was integrated into mobile hospitality platform Tabit, which specializes in hotel restaurants, on Tuesday (May 17), according to a joint statement. Press release.

Stayntouch’s cloud-native mobile PMS is accessible from anywhere with any device and enables hotels to generate primary and ancillary revenue while offering the option of mobile or kiosk check-in and check-out. Direct integration with the Tabit point-of-sale (POS) system provides hotel guests with a streamlined, end-to-end mobile check-in, dining and check-out experience, the press release says.

“Tabit brings the next generation of in-stay mobile dining with software that meets the demands of today’s diners and travelers,” Tabit Co-Founder and President Nadav Solomon said in the press release. “We deliver a high level of hospitality to the in-stay dining experience through innovative solutions that are paramount to helping hotels succeed in a saturated and competitive market.”

TabitHotels integrates guest charges into the hotel ecosystem by name and room number, including mobile and contactless ordering at the hotel restaurant, pool, casino, resort and more. The platform offers a centralized platform to manage all restaurants in the hotel; the ability to accept fees from third-party restaurants in surrounding areas; access to receive a customer’s charge and verification details; and contactless mobile ordering via a branded mobile web app or QR code where customers can view the menu, send orders to the kitchen and pay on their devices.

“Tabit perfectly complements Stayntouch’s approach to delivering a seamless and comprehensive mobile customer journey,” said Reid Webster, Stayntouch’s vice president of strategic growth. “Guests who prefer completely contactless check-in and check-out can now also enjoy the convenience of a fully mobile dining experience during their stay. Restaurant staff will also benefit from increased efficiency, as they will be able to manage all hotel restaurants under one centralized system.

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