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Drive-Thru Digest

December 21, 2022

Matt Cook, Editor

Interesting article that McDonald’s in Korea will start accepting drive-thru payment through the toll tag on the vehicles.  Other than that, it was a fairly quiet week.

Next week we’ll be off for the holidays.  We wish you and your family a great couple of weeks and we hope you find time to relax.

And now the news…

Drive-Thru Digest – Issue #49

McDonald's drive-thrus in Korea to adopt Hi-Pass payment system

The Hi-Pass system allows drivers to pay tolls without having to stop at toll booths.

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Presto Announces Custom Voice Feature in Drive-Thru Automation Solution

The next time you go through a quick-serve restaurant’s drive-thru lane, you might hear a familiar “ho, ho, ho” over the speaker.

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Dutch Bros Selects Bowman Consulting Group to Provide Engineering and Design for 25-Plus Units

Dutch Bros has created a unique customer experience that focuses on the convenience of drive-thru and walk-up ordering.

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Drive-thru start-up JackBe seeks Wefunder investments

The pick-up-only grocer is prepping for a January launch in Oklahoma.

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Recently opened Tallahassee Zaxby's features chain's 'new prototype design'

A double-lane, covered drive-thru and farmhouse-style exterior are two features of Tallahassee's newest Zaxby's.

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No Walkabouts Necessary; Just Use The Drive-Thru At New Aussi Grill

Inspired by the bold flavors of Outback Steakhouse, Aussie Grill is redefining fast-casual dining with a chef-driven menu.

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New Chipotle to bring drive-thru option, jobs to North Little Rock

Chipotle lovers will soon have a drive-thru option at the new North Little Rock location.

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New Costa Coffee drive-thru to open in Whitstable before Christmas

A new Costa drive-thru is set to open in Kent in the run up to Christmas.

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Burger King fires up the grills at its newest Teesside drive-thru

The store will be operating drive-thru and take-out only, opening for reduced hours every day at first.

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The Fringe Coffee House reopens in new Hamilton location ― with a drive-thru

The previous location was unable to have a drive-thru, a staple for any coffee shop wanting to succeed.

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Jimmy John's with drive-thru opening in Huber Heights next week

A new Jimmy John's location with a drive thru will open next week in Huber Heights, Ohio.

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