The Risks of Restaurant Tech

July 26, 2017

What will become of all that data?

The “Internet of Things” — a term referring to devices and appliances that are connected to the internet — has been coming to restaurant tech for years, ever since OpenTable convinced restaurants and diners to make reservations online nearly two decades ago. The newest foodservice tech offers to track all sorts of data, from what repeat customers order to how employees are spending their time. But as a new report from Pacific Standard points out, the risks inherent in technology connected to the internet are not adequately presented alongside the rewards. As delivery