News

CARDWATCH Introduces New Table Management Module

February 11, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
CARDWATCH Introduces New Table Management Module

As more of our client communities make the shift away from traditional institutional dining to a more “restaurant” style environment that caters to residents with increasing expectations, we know they’ll need the tools to deliver exceptional service like never before.

Continue Reading

What’s Cooking in the CARDWATCH Kitchen for 2016?

January 3, 2016 | By | Add a Comment
What’s Cooking in the CARDWATCH Kitchen for 2016?

New and under development at CARDWATCH for 2015 – get the low down on the coming version 11.

Continue Reading

Windows XP? You are waaay overdue for an upgrade!

March 17, 2015 | By | Add a Comment
Windows XP? You are waaay overdue for an upgrade!

Microsoft stopped all updates to Windows XP in April 2014. What does this mean for you?

Continue Reading

Customer Case Study: Heath Village

September 10, 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Customer Case Study: Heath Village

Heath Village recovers more than $150K/yr in lost charges and dramatically reduces administrative burden after implementing CARDWATCH in their community.

Continue Reading

NY Times article: the evolution of dining in senior living

September 7, 2014 | By | Add a Comment
NY Times article: the evolution of dining in senior living

This NY Times article looks at how dining is evolving in senior living communities to meet the expectations of the boomer cohort. The Starbucks latte and Sushi loving generation is turning 65 and they want farm fresh, gourmet, cook-to-order culinary options.

Continue Reading

Two Decades of No Database Crashes: Why CARDWATCH Partners with Progress Software

September 1, 2014 | By | Add a Comment
Two Decades of No Database Crashes: Why CARDWATCH Partners with Progress Software

ITbusiness.ca interviews CARDWATCH founder on why he chose and sticks with the Progress Software platform after more than two decades together. Feature article in lead up to Progress Exchange 2014, a global conference for Progress developers held in early October.

Continue Reading

Sunshine for Seniors

October 3, 2012 | By | Add a Comment
Sunshine for Seniors

Briton House, a privately-owned retirement home in Toronto Canada has come up with a new way for their residents to get some Florida sunshine in the winter without even leaving their community.  Preliminary research shows that exposure to sunshine can help to reduce effects of dementia as well as general depression, seasonal affectiveness disorder (SAD) [...]

Continue Reading

Why Restaurant POS Systems Won’t Pass the Mustard for Your Community | Part 2

September 7, 2012 | By | Add a Comment
Why Restaurant POS Systems Won’t Pass the Mustard for Your Community | Part 2

Some Retirement Community operators believe that a standard Restaurant Point-of-Sale will work just fine for them but experience tells us otherwise.

Continue Reading

Foulkeways at Gwynedd embraces tablets for exec team

July 20, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Leading Age Magazine in its recent edition (July/Aug 2012) featured a great story about our customer Foulkeways at Gwynedd about an hours drive north of Philly.  Earlier this year, the board of Foulkeways said goodbye to paper and adopted iPads.  Other than an estimated $14K in savings from postage, printing and associated labor costs in [...]

Continue Reading

“Enroute to A-La-Carte”: Operational Considerations For Spending Plan Management In Your Community.

April 29, 2012 | By | Add a Comment

Gary McMullen runs through the fundamentals of setting up a-la-carte pricing and meal plans.

Continue Reading

Why Restaurant POS Systems Won’t Pass the Mustard for Your Community | Part 1

April 28, 2012 | By | Add a Comment
Why Restaurant POS Systems Won’t Pass the Mustard for Your Community | Part 1

Some Retirement Community operators believe that a standard Restaurant Point-of-Sale will work just fine for them but experience tells us otherwise.

Continue Reading

CARDWATCH Customers Grow their Own…

September 27, 2011 | By | Add a Comment
CARDWATCH Customers Grow their Own…

Many Cura Hospitality-managed senior living communities are harvesting the rewards as they grow their own, using the fruits of their labor in a variety of menu selections to offer healthier, more nutritious offerings to residents, patients and other guests. At CARDWATCH & Cura customer Peter Becker Community (Harleysville, Pa.), a continuing care retirement community offering comprehensive lifetime [...]

Continue Reading