Einstein Noah Restaurant Group Selects Envysion As Exclusive Video Provider For Enterprise-Wide Deployment
Envysion's Managed Video as a Service to help Einstein Noah Restaurant Group improve operations, customer experience, and store level profitability
Envysion® Inc., the leading Managed Video as a Service (MVaaS) provider, recently announced it has been selected by Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc., a leader in the quick casual restaurant industry with over 675 system-wide locations in 36 states, as the exclusive video services provider for its company owned restaurants. Envysion will deploy its Envysion Insight MVaaS offering to approximately 425 of Einstein Noah Restaurant Group's locations by the end of Q1 of 2010.
"After reviewing other advanced video alternatives, we found Envysion not only demonstrated an excellent return on investment but also provided unparalleled scalability and ease of use," said Mike Froelich, Senior Director of Audit Services of Einstein Noah Restaurant Group. "With Envysion, we have rapidly expanded the use of video in our business, migrating from a handful of video users to equipping our company owned stores with a powerful business tool for improving operations, customer experience, and store level profitability."
With Envysion's managed video service an operator can easily view live and recorded video through a simple web interface and provide an unfiltered view of actual operations and the customer experience. Envysion connects video to Point-of-Sale (POS) and creates actionable reports and alerting so a store manager can reduce exceptions, such as employee theft or sweethearting and quickly improve their bottom line. With minimal additional administrative overhead, a customer can add new services, new users, and share video through Envysion's service. Envysion makes it easy for customers by providing a turn-key solution that is simple to install, simple to manage, and won't strain the network.
"We are excited to partner with Einstein Noah Restaurant Group as their video services provider," said Matt Steinfort, president and CEO of Envysion. "Einstein's commitment to continually improving operations and profitability fits perfectly with the powerful business insight our services deliver. By putting easy to use video in the hands of their entire enterprise we can dramatically increase the impact they have on their business."
About Einstein Noah Restaurant Group
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, Inc. is a leading company in the quick casual restaurant industry that operates locations primarily under the Einstein Bros® Bagels and Noah's New York Bagels® brands and primarily franchises locations under the Manhattan Bagel® brand. The company's retail system consists of more than 675 restaurants, including more than 250 license and franchise locations, in 36 states plus the District of Columbia. It also operates a dough production facility. The company's stock is traded under the symbol BAGL. For more information, visit www.einsteinnoah.com .
Envysion puts the power of video into the hands of a multi-unit operator's entire organization, reaching across departments to 1000's of users, to provide unique business insight that delivers 10-15% profitability improvement. The company created the Managed Video as a Service (MVaaS) model, which brings the Software as a Service (SaaS) approach to video. Envysion enables multi-unit operators to leverage remote live and recorded video and provides insight to improve performance in every location, every day. Envysion's services leverage its scalable, easy to manage, MVaaS platform to eliminate strain on a customers' IT organization and network. Today, Envysion's solutions are driving bottom line profitability improvements with leading restaurant, retail, hospitality and convenience store operators throughout North America. For more information, visit www.envysion.com.
SOURCE: Envysion Inc.