Glance Technologies Inc. (CSE:GET.CN) (CSE:GET.WT) (OTCQB:GLNNF) (FKT:GJT) is pleased to announce that it has been selected by the National Restaurant Association as one of 14 exhibitors to join its exclusive Startup Alley at the upcoming National Restaurant Association Show 2018, the industry’s premier event and the largest foodservice trade show in the U.S.
“This is such a significant honour for Glance to be chosen by the National Restaurant Association to exhibit in Startup Alley,” says Glance Technologies CEO Desmond Griffin. “Glance will have the opportunity to show more than 43,000 show attendees how our platform can improve both operating efficiency and guest experience, and we are excited to demonstrate what sets us apart.”
Year after year, with attendees representing over 100 countries, the National Restaurant Show Association’s Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show attracts businesses, buyers, influencers and thought leaders from dozens of segments of the global food service industry, where projected annual sales reach nearly $800 billion. See: https://show.restaurant.org/Exhibit/Why-Exhibit for more information.
Since 2015, an exclusive group of the industry’s top creators and innovators who meet the association’s specific criteria are selected to exhibit in Startup Alley. Admission to this group gives Glance a unique opportunity to bring the company’s Glance Pay App — with its top-flight security technology and smart rewards that foodies love — into the spotlight at the must-attend event for North American and global foodservice professionals.
Representing more than 500,000 restaurant businesses with more than one million outlets across the United States, the National Restaurant Association is the largest foodservice trade association in the world by membership. Registration is currently open for the 2018 National Restaurant Show, which runs from May 19 to 22 in Chicago, IL.
About Glance Technologies Inc.
Glance Technologies owns and operates Glance Pay, a streamlined payment system that revolutionizes how smartphone users choose where to shop, order goods and services, make payments, access digital receipts, redeem digital deals, earn great rewards and interact with merchants. Glance offers targeted in-app marketing, geo-targeted digital coupons, customer feedback, in-merchant messaging and custom rewards programs. The Glance Pay mobile payment system consists of proprietary technology, which includes user apps available for free downloads in iOS (Apple) and Android formats, merchant manager apps, a large-scale technology hosting environment with sophisticated anti-fraud technology and lightning-fast payment processing. Glance also owns an end-to-end blockchain solution for a rewards based cryptocurrency which is currently being integrated into the Glance Pay App.
About the National Restaurant Association
Founded in 1919, the National Restaurant Association is the leading business association for the restaurant industry, which comprises one million restaurant and foodservice outlets and a workforce of more than 14 million employees. As well as operating the industry’s largest annual trade show, the association represents the industry in Washington, D.C. and advocates on its behalf. The National Restaurant Association also operates the leading food safety training and certification program, ServSafe, and a unique career-building high school program, the NRAEF’s ProStart. For more information, visit Restaurant.org and find them on Twitter @WeRRestaurants, Facebook and YouTube.
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