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Join us at the IFA Franchise Development Seminar in Tampa, September 13th
At 8:30 A.M. we will begin a round table discussion on “How Machine Learning has changed site selection and how franchise systems can benefit from it.” We will also be hosting Happy Hour at Jackson’s Bistro Wednesday, September 12th. If you want to meet up, we’re headquartered minutes away from the Hilton. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lee Arnold, Colliers International Florida
This episode of Tech + Mortar features the Executive Chairman of Colliers International Florida, Lee Arnold. Lee speaks about his experience opening the first commercial real estate department in Pinellas County, Florida and how technology evolved the industry.
AI-powered location hunter
Restaurant chains such as Subway are tapping AI-powered tech such as SiteZeus to help them optimize revenue at new or relocating restaurants. Using artificial intelligence, Tampa, Florida-based SiteZeus is providing multiunit restaurant operators predictive modeling that can be used to select optimal locations for earning revenue — even if the location doesn’t make sense on paper. In other words, even premium commercial sites, often dubbed “A” retail centers or malls, might not work for certain brands, marketing director Jorge Hermez said.
Upcoming Webinar: Maximize your franchise potential with the new Franchise Portal
Join us September 6th, at 1 P.M. ET to see this one-of-a-kind feature. Keenan Baldwin, SiteZeus Co-Founder, will walk us through Franchise Permissioning and Territory Management as well as common use cases. At the end of the session, we will hold a short Q&A, so be sure to wait through the end.
12 ways you could make the most of any trade show
Whether you’re exhibiting or attending, trade shows are an excellent opportunity to make connections, generate leads and close deals.
Shake’s Frozen Custard sweetens their site selection with SiteZeus
Shake’s Frozen Custard has been serving smiles and delicious frozen treats since 1991, now with dozens of locations throughout the South, Mid-South and Southeast regions of the US. Forward thinking and creativity have fueled Shake’s growth and led the company to receive recognition as one of Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Franchises— and SiteZeus is the latest tool to keep Shake’s at the cusp of innovation.
Retail in a Gen Z world: The kids will be ignored no longer
A whimsical, worldly, and well-disposed thirteen-year-old: seemingly a wonderful and wealthy opportunity for any retailer. However, this opportunity, which we now understand as the Generation Z shopper, comes with new challenges associated with an unfolding, untested digital marketplace. Staying ahead of the curve of consumption is crucial as Generation Z teens begin to shop en masse.
Humble origins, extraordinary outcomes: How SiteZeus will support one family’s American dream
Plenty of celebrities have launched restaurants over the years; now, the Wahlberg family is coming in hot into the restaurant scene with fresh branding and delicious homemade burgers.
SiteZeus® expands team with seasoned retail analyst
TAMPA, Fla., Aug.2, 2018—SiteZeus, a leader in location intelligence technology solutions, today announced it has hired Larry Salinas as its new Business Development, Sales Engineer. In addition, Salinas will leverage his years of experience as an end-user in the retail industry to help SiteZeus refine its products and improve on functionality that can better serve client needs.