Restaurants & Retail Solutions

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High patron satisfaction and repeat visitation are among the two most important measures of success for any restaurateur. Many look for better ways to enhance the patron experience from renovating their location to adding new services. For those looking for a 21st century solution, going digital with PressReader’s digital access to newspaper and magazine is the perfect addition to their current service mix.

With a library of over 5,000 popular newspapers and magazines including the Washington Post, Elle Magazine, Business Traveler and Le Monde, PressReader is a cost-effective must-have service that restaurant patrons would appreciate. While enjoying a fine meal or coffee, patrons can enjoy their favorite magazine or can stay current with same-day local or international news.

PressReader is easy to activate in restaurants:

  • PressReader HotSpot: Using the restaurant’s existing Wi-Fi connection, patrons can use their personal mobile device to get unlimited access to PressReader’s library – no login required. Once a title is downloaded it can be read anytime, anywhere.
  • PressReader Plus: To complement the digital access, PressReader Plus provides restaurateur the option to add a print-on-demand service for patrons who enjoy the printed format.
The PressReader Advantage

With ready access to over 5,000 popular titles from over 100 countries, PressReader is a great tool to improve the guest experience. PressReader offers a revolutionary reading experience and caters to all types of readers. For those traditional newspaper readers, PressReader presents content in an engaging digital replica page view format. For those who want highlights of top news from trusted sources, PressReader aggregates the most popular daily news topics and offers the in-depth article for a more satisfying read. Content can be downloaded and enjoyed during their visit or launched and read after they leave the venue. With its versatility, accessibility and easy-set up, PressReader is sure to attract new patrons and increase visit time at restaurants.

Using the existing WiFi connection and patrons’ personal devices, no additional equipment or capital investment is required. With instant access to a variety of magazines and newspapers, restaurants eliminate the need to subscribe to multiple services. In addition, international content is readily available, so complementing local publications with PressReader is more cost-effective than managing expensive subscriptions to international publications.

PressReader’s digital newspaper and magazine delivery format is an eco-friendly solution resulting in less waste and clutter without compromising on the quality and selection of titles. With more environmentally conscious consumers looking for opportunities to support forward-thinking businesses, eco-minded restaurants will enjoy the benefits that PressReader’s digital platform offers.

For restaurateurs, PressReader is convenient and hassle-free to set-up, requiring only an existing Wi-Fi connection. Backed by 24/7 customer support, PressReader requires minimum maintenance. Patrons can begin using PressReader immediately with their laptop, tablet, smartphone or eReader device by downloading the PressReader app from the app store or by visiting pressreader.com.

In addition to offering guests with an unparalleled personalized service, PressReader also offers revenue- generating advertising opportunities. With this advertising platform, restaurants can deliver their customized message to cross sell other services, promote upcoming events at the restaurant or delivery a special offer for future visits. With each publication download, patrons will see this promotional message. Options to sell the promotional space to third party partners gives restaurants an opportunity to offset their costs to the service or generate incremental revenue.

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