Shake Shack, the burger chain founded by famed restaurateur Danny Meyer, is taking a high-tech approach to its newest site.
The company will open a cashless, kiosk-only location, at Astor Place in Manhattan, in early October. The eatery will feature several digital kiosks, and employees will be stationed around the units to assist guests with their orders and answer any questions. Using the kiosk, patrons select their food, place the order and choose to receive an alert via text when their order is ready. Customers can also use their mobile phones to place an order via the restaurant's app. The new Shack will have a similar dining room and waiting area as a traditional Shack, according to CNBC.. . . more