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A look back at 2017

2017 was a pivotal year for wi-Q Technologies.  Not only was it the year that Mi-Room, an online ordering solution for hotel guest services was launched, but it was also the year that wi-Q Technologies successfully entered the UAE market. The iconic Dubai resort, The Atlantis, The Palm, introduced wi-Q, a queue-busting, online ordering solution,…
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2017: Web-based mobile ordering statistics

There is no doubt that mobile ordering has been a hot topic within the hospitality industry this year. It is a service, like many others, that has been revolutionised by web-based mobile ordering and cloud technology, completely removing the need for customers to download a native mobile app. It is now possible to put your…
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The Hotel Catey Awards 2017

Last Friday, on the 24th November 2017, wi-Q Technologies sponsored and attended The Hotel Catey Awards 2017. The prestigious event, which has been running for over ten years now, was held at The Park Plaza Westminster Bridge Hotel in London. Since their launch in 2007, the Hotel Cateys have celebrated the most successful hotels, hoteliers…
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wi-Q Technologies announces support for Apple Pay

wi-Q Technologies are proud to announce that payments via Apple Pay are now supported on wi-Q and Mi-Room. Hospitality venues around the world can now offer their customers or guests the option to pay for products and services via Apple Pay. Apple Pay is a mobile payment and digital wallet service by Apple Inc. Customers…
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wi-Q Technologies partners with Media Carrier

wi-Q Technologies has announced support for Media Carrier’s Media Box, a virtual library containing national and international newspapers and magazines. Venues with wi-Q or Mi-Room can now further enhance the customer or guest experience through a customisable portfolio of international and national newspapers and magazines, available to download instantly. Available titles include The Times, Wall…
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What Travellers Really Want From Your Mobile App

wi-Q Technologies recently tasked 4 students at the Edge Hotel School with a consultancy project relating to mobile ordering and the implementation of Mi-Room into the hospitality industry. The 4 students formed Synergy Consultancy and delivered a fantastic report, drawing on secondary and primary research conducted within Wivenhoe House, a 4-star hotel which is partly run…
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wi-Q Technologies achieves integration with global giant EPoS provider Oracle

wi-Q Technologies, are proud to announce that it has achieved Gold Partner Status in the Oracle Partner Network (OPN). As one of only 38 Oracle Gold Partners globally, the status will position wi-Q Technologies as the world’s only fully integrated solution in the hospitality sector. Our award-winning cloud-based mobile ordering and payment portfolio includes wi-Q,…
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wi-Q Founder to talk at Tola and Vodafone Event

Monetising Mobile & Digital Engagement wi-Q Technologies co-founder, Graham Cornhill will be doing a presentation on the 4th October at the Tola and Vodafone, 'Monetising Mobile & Digital Engagement' event. This is a specialist event for senior e-commerce and payment platform professionals. Graham will be talking at 11.40am about the benefits of early convergence when…
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A new way to pay with Tola MobilePay

We are proud to announce that we have added International mobile payment service, Tola MobilePay to our growing list of partners and payment options for wi-Q and Mi-Room. Both of our cloud-based mobile ordering solutions can now charge items to the customers' phone bill – saving them the hassle of entering credit card details or…
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Awards, interviews and news from The Hotel Show, Dubai

  It has been a busy few days for wi-Q Technologies at The Hotel Show, Dubai. Not only have we met some fantastic people, but we have also experienced some other, cutting-edge hospitality technology. The Best Use of Technology However, the biggest Dubai news this week comes from The Middle East Hospitality Awards. The world-famous…
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