QR codes to be printed on LA County inspection cards

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The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health is using quick response codes for easier info access. The Los Angeles County Department of Public health has now implemented a new strategy including QR codes in order to make it easier for restaurant customers to be able to check the inspection history of a location before they head inside and order a meal. The quick response codes have been added to the latest form of the grading cards to offer expanded information. The grade card will now provide a restaurant with…

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QR codes help restaurant patrons to view inspection results

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Customers who want to eat out in Sudbury, Canada can now use cell phones to learn more about their top choices. While restaurants in Sudbury, Canada, have had to undergo inspections for some time now, a new service is allowing customers to be able to see the disclosed information about the results of those inspections by scanning QR codes located on the signage displayed in the business windows. There are special decals being added to the windows of Sudbury restaurants featuring quick response codes. The Direct Health Unit has now…

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LongHorn Steakhouse uses QR codes to engage visitors

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The restaurant chain is using quick response codes in an effort to target visitors and share promotions. The LongHorn Steakhouse restaurant chain is trying a new promotional campaign using QR codes in order to attempt to be able to better connect with visitors and encourage them to join the company’s loyalty program. The chain opted to print the quick response codes and the details of the promotion onto drink coasters. The drink coasters at the LongHorn Steakhouse now feature QR codes and a text offer that are meant to entice…

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QR codes central to TGI Friday’s high tech restaurant

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The chain is now allowing consumers to use mobile technology to fast track to their meals. TGI Friday’s has now announced that it is improving its overall customer experience through the use of mobile technology and QR codes that will assist guests in being able to get into their eateries and finish their meals considerably faster. The restaurant is testing this smartphone technology at one location, which aims to serve customers within ten minutes. The location is the Manchester Piccadilly Station branch and it is the first of what is…

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QR codes to be added to Pasadena restaurant rating placards

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The city’s Department of Public Health has also announced a new grade database. The Pasadena Department of Public Health has now announced that its restaurant inspection system is undergoing a considerable update which will include an improved database as well as QR codes that can be scanned by smartphones. The new system became effective immediately and the quick response codes are now starting to appear on placards. The restaurant inspection placards will now be showing customers whether the location has passed, conditionally passed, or failed. The numerical score that was…

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Chinese restaurants embrace QR codes

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Restaurants use QR codes to spread information QR codes are often used for marketing purposes, but the codes can also be powerful information distribution tools. The codes are easy to produce and can typically be created for free through a wide variety of online resources. This makes QR codes quite attractive for organizations looking to engage consumers, especially those that have become reliant on their mobile devices. In China, the codes are beginning to gain more attention when it comes to information distribution. Food safety information made accessible through use…

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QR codes allow QSR to provide truly fast food

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The appetite of these restaurants for quick response barcodes is proving to be a growing one. If there’s one thing that the top quick service restaurants (QSRs) have in common other than fast food, it appears to be the use of QR codes for a number of purposes ranging from mobile commerce and payments to marketing. Despite the fact that there are even newer technologies than the barcodes, they still have their appeal. Giants including McDonald’s, Wendy’s, and Taco Bell are all using QR codes to help them in one…

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QR codes help sushi chef eliminate restaurant fish substitutions

California restaurants are experiencing a rise in “fish fraud” and a mobile friendly barcode is helping to stop that. There is a growing problem in California restaurants, as well as in other areas of the United States, and a sushi chef is hoping to use QR codes to put the practices around it to a dead stop. The issue has to do with the use of fish that is far less than fresh in sushi and other restaurants. The practice of gassing fish with carbon monoxide in order to maintain…

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Edible QR codes shed light on California sushi

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QR codes used to show off fresh sushi For culinary connoisseurs, knowing what goes into making a meal is extremely important. This is as true for sushi as it is for other kinds of food. That is why restaurants are beginning to show more interest in making information concerning the food they offer more available to consumers. This is the case with Harney Sushi in San Diego, California, which has taken a somewhat innovative approach to information distribution. Patrons visiting the restaurant have begun seeing small, edible QR codes attached…

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QR codes are being issued by rabbis in Tel Aviv to inform consumers

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These barcodes are designed to help restaurant patrons to check a location’s kosher status. In Israel, Tel Aviv’s Chief Rabbinate has gone high tech by choosing to use QR codes to help restaurants to be able to show their kosher status, which can then be verified by consumers through the use of their smartphones. These barcodes will be printed on the kashrut certificates that the restaurants can display. This allows a consumer who is considering eating at a restaurant to be able to scan the QR codes that have been…

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QR codes make their way onto sushi plates once more

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The edible smartphone barcodes are now spreading awareness about sustainable fish in California. Though not the first time that a sushi restaurant has used edible QR codes to draw attention to its sustainable fish ingredients, a restaurant in California is adding itself to the list of firsts for this trend. The barcodes were used to provide diners with more information about the fish in an interesting way. The restaurant is called Harney Sushi, and it has made edible QR codes using water based ink printed on wafers of rice paper.…

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