Blog Post

Take Order Pick-Up from Awkward to Awesome

With digital dining predicted to be a $300 billion opportunity by 2025*, foodservice operators are scrambling to meet the demand and make the experience fast, fun – and efficient for their operations. So far, results have been mixed. While digital ordering is usually fast and simple, all bets are off when the customer comes in to… Read More

Blog Post

When Less is More – For You and Your Customers

When Less is More – For You and Your Customers

Restaurants operations are being pushed in new directions by customers demanding new options for carryout or to-go, order-ahead and 3rd party delivery. Sometimes they’re just too busy to sit down and eat. Other times, they’d rather relax and enjoy their meal at home. And occasionally, they just find talking to another human being awkward or annoying… Read More

Case Study

Movie Theater Eliminates Lines with Apex

Successful theaters are reinventing the guest experience by upgrading amenities, including seating, ticketing and concessions.  Santikos Entertainment, a San Antonio-based movie theater chain, is innovating with no-wait concession order pick-up. “The guest experience is at the center of everything we do,” says Rob Lehman, Santikos Entertainment’s Chief Operating Officer. “We’re always challenging ourselves, asking where… Read More

News Release

Apex Showcasing Innovative, Two-Sided Flow-Thru Locker at #NRF2019

Apex 10,000 Series Web Banner

New Smart Lockers Enable Fast, Easy Order Pick-Up for Customers and Employees   NEW YORK CITY — January 13, 2019 — The Apex Flow-Thru™ 10,000 Order Pick-Up Solution is eliminating the long lines, confusion and operational issues associated with order pick-up. The two-sided design of the new self-serve, automated locker allows employees to load orders from the rear while… Read More

News Release

Apex Unveils Smart Shelf Concept

Apex Smart Shelf Concept

NRA Attendee Feedback to Influence First-of-its-Kind Restaurant Technology Concept CHICAGO, IL – May 22, 2018 – With its new Smart Shelf™ concept, Apex Order Pick-Up Technologies™ is taking a radically different approach to the design of self-serve order pickup solutions. This frictionless order pick-up technology is on display at the 2018 National Restaurant Association (NRA)… Read More

News Release

Apex Transforms Mobile Order Pick-Up With The First, Heated, Self-Serve, Automated Pick-Up Station

Apex heated order pick-up station

Breakthrough Technology Solves Restaurant and Foodservice Issues, Takes Customer Experience to Next Level CHICAGO, IL — May 21, 2018 — Apex Order Pick-Up Technologies® is using self-serve automation to redefine the concept of speed, convenience and efficiency for the restaurant and foodservice industries, as well as their time-starved customers. The Apex Hot-Holding Device™ is the first, heated order pick-up… Read More

News Release

Flow-Thru Locker Solution from Apex Makes Order Pick-Up as Fast & Easy as Ordering Ahead

Solving Order Pick-Up Issues

Game-Changing Technology Gives Order Pick-Up Customers a Fast, No-Wait Experience CHICAGO, IL — May 20, 2018 — Apex Order Pick-Up Technologies™ is eliminating the line to help QSRs and foodservice brands provide a fast, no-wait experience with its Flow-Thru™ Locker Solution. This automated, self-serve technology makes order pick-up as frictionless as the order and pay… Read More

News Release

QSRs & Foodservice Look to Solve Order Pick-Up Issues with Self-Serve Automation

Apex Flow-Thru Locker's Rear-Loading Design

12 Different Quick-Serve Restaurants Working on Solutions With Apex Order Pick-Up Technologies CHICAGO, IL — May 19, 2018 — In a clear surge of activity focused on improving the customer experience, the quick-serve restaurant (QSR) and foodservice industries are tapping innovative technology to take no-wait, customer convenience to the next level. In fact, Apex Order… Read More