Troy, MICH, November 9th, 2018—365 Retail Markets, the global leader in MicroMarket technology— offering a best in class point-of-sale platform for the vending, foodservice and hospitality industries—is delighted to announce that its innovative 365 Inside device is now compatible with Cafection bean to cup Innovation and Encore series brewers. This marks the second partnership for 365 and a top OCS innovator. This partnership will help to advance the industry to bring simple, cost-effective, cashless payments into the OCS space. Consumers will now be able to purchase coffee at a Cafection coffee machine that is fitted with a 365 Inside and checkout with the 365Pay mobile app. Operators can also receive real-time reporting on their machine’s sales, profitability analysis and refill status with the 365 Inside.
365 Inside is an affordable, plug-and-play device that plugs directly into your vending or coffee equipment. It utilizes a Bluetooth connection to the 365Pay mobile app, delivering a streamlined way to make purchases and manage accounts. 365 Inside devices work as an integral part of the 365 Connected Campus℠ and allow Cafection coffee machines to now become part of those campuses. This will allow thousands of users to purchase their drinks through the 365Pay app at their convenience.
“The partnership between 365 and Cafection symbolizes the change in the OCS and MicroMarket industry. 365 is working to create symbiotic partnerships that help our customers, and our partners’ customers achieve a new level of success.” – Ed Chapel, CRO 365 Retail Markets
Cafection has been keeping people caffeinated for the past 20 years, thanks to its wide selection of coffee equipment that will fit into any organization. “Our partnership with 365 will help us in growing our footprint in the micro market environment and reaffirm our leadership in the OCS space. A new solution to pursue our journey of offering our clients expectational service and out of this world coffee.”– M. François Baron, CEO of Cafection.
The Innovation and Encore machines use a proven reverse French press brew system. From the tell-tale sound of the whole bean being ground to the distinctive smell of a freshly infused coffee, a Cafection machine is immediately recognized. From coffee vendors to vending and MicroMarket operators, 365 is leading the way in strategic partnerships with many industry leaders. Their exclusive partnerships focus on the success and growth of their clients and align with many organizations’ objectives and goals. 365 is excited to announce more exclusive partnerships in the coming months!
Operating in Quebec, Canada since 1996, Cafection is a leading North American manufacturer of bean to cup coffee machines and solutions and a proud member of the Evoca group— the world-leading manufacturer of professional espresso coffee machines including Necta, Wittenborg, and Saeco brands. Their equipment is designed and built with the most advanced technology. They provide millions of people with their favorite hot beverages every day in various industries such as office coffee, convenience, hospitality, and micro markets. Cafection is all about innovation, technology and manufacturing top quality coffee machines that will stand the test of time while keeping the most important aspect: delivering nothing less than a perfect cup of coffee. For more information about Cafection, visit www.cafection.com.
About 365 Retail Markets
365 Retail Markets, a rapidly growing, self-checkout technology company with offices in Metro Detroit, Santa Clara, and Provo, offers the best in class point-of-sale platform for use in the workplace. Its proprietary technology provides a turnkey platform that allows customers to increase sales, improve the customer experience, and increase profits while decreasing operating costs. 365 Retail Markets has been pioneering innovation in the food service, hospitality, and vending industries since 2008 and continues to revolutionize the market with superior technology and ultimate flexibility in customization and branding. 365 has won many awards for their innovation and growth, including being named to the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. two years in a row. For more information about 365 Retail Markets, visit www.365retailmarkets.com. You can also follow 365 Retail Markets on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Linkedin.
Linde Hutson 365 Retail Markets