|[June 25, 2014]
Agilysys Point-of-Sale Solution Will Enhance Efficiency, Guest Service At New Malana Hotel Brand
ALPHARETTA, Ga. --(Business Wire)--
Inc. (Nasdaq:AGYS), a leading provider of innovative hospitality
software solutions and services, today announced that HotelWorks
Development has selected the Agilysys
InfoGenesis™ POS system to streamline operations and enhance guest
service at its new Malana Hotel brand. The first property to use the
point-of-sale solution will be the Malana Hotel & Suites in Cotulla,
Texas, scheduled to open this summer.
"The Malana brand is all about personalized service, so we wanted
software that would facilitate and enhance the guest experience," said
Bob Zachariah, president and chief executive officer of HotelWorks
Development, which owns and manages Malana Hotels & Suites. "The
InfoGenesis POS system combines an intuitive user interface with
powerful reporting and configuration tools, which will enable us to
provide exceptional guest service. The system is also easy to integrate
with other applications, and its scalability will allow us to expand to
other prototypes with food and beverage differentiator options. We look
forward to working with Agilysys as we embark on the opening of this
innovative new brand."
InfoGenesis POS is an award-winning point-of-sale solution desgned to
serve guests more effectively while enhancing efficiency and
profitability. The flexible system is easy to set up, and its scalable
architecture enables customers to add workstations without having to
build out expensive infrastructure. The software, which integrates
easily with other applications, is designed to process transactions in
the highest volume environments without any loss of performance at the
point of sale. Rare offline capabilities allow the POS terminal to
continue to perform well during intermittent server or network outages.
Other features include packages and prix fixe menus, signature capture
and multi-language capability. InfoGenesis
Flex, which offers POS functionality on the Windows® 8 tablet,
provides a feature-rich mobile experience for foodservice operations.
InfoGenesis POS is available as an on-premise or Software-as-a-Service
(SaaS (News - Alert)) solution.
"The InfoGenesis POS solution, which has a successful track record at
many of the world's leading hotels, is ideally suited to the needs of
the Malana brand," said Tony Ross, vice president of sales at Agilysys.
"The system's flexibility and functionality not only will enable the
property's food and beverage operations to operate at peak efficiency,
but also will allow the hotel to capitalize on revenue opportunities and
create lasting connections with guests. We are delighted to partner with
HotelWorks Development to bring our state-of-the-art point-of-sale
solution to this new hotel brand and look forward to a long and
HotelWorks Development, headquartered in Austin, Texas, has created the
Malana Hotels & Suites brand, a hotel concept that merges personalized
service, modern design and convenient technology. Malana Hotels & Suites
will feature comfortably designed guest rooms with luxury bedding and
towels, refrigerators and microwaves in every room, fitness center, 24/7
deli, salt water pool and full-service business center. Malana
properties also will feature an online concierge, smart phone concierge
app, fiber optic wiring and robust WiFi (News - Alert). The first Malana property,
Malana Hotels & Suites in Cotulla, Texas, will open in summer 2014.
Agilysys is a leading developer and marketer of proprietary enterprise
software, services and solutions to the hospitality industry. The
company specializes in market-leading point-of-sale, property
management, inventory & procurement, workforce management and mobile &
wireless solutions that are designed to streamline operations, improve
efficiency and enhance the guest experience. Agilysys serves casinos,
resorts, hotels, foodservice venues, stadiums and cruise lines. Agilysys
operates extensively throughout North America, Europe and Asia, with
corporate services located in Alpharetta, GA, and offices in Singapore,
Hong Kong and Malaysia. For more information, visit www.agilysys.com.
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