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Retail Food Group (RFG)


Task Retail Technology Pty Ltd are pleased to announce that Retail Food Group Limited, Franchisor and intellectual property owner of the Donut King, Michel's Patisserie, Brumby's Bakery and BB's cafe franchise systems, has selected Task Retail Technology’s Xchangexec Point of Sale solution. Xchangexec will be rolled out across the entire Retail Food Group network, comprising over one thousand outlets.


A globally scaleable, touch screen Point of Sale application, Xchangexec is developed in Microsoft’s .NET environment and based on the SQL Server platform. The application harnesses the power of the Internet to deliver Real Time Sales Data, Analytical Reporting, Centralised POS Terminal Management, Interactive Customer Loyalty and "Queue Buster" customer ordering services via SMS phone messaging, to any type of retail outlet.


Task Retail Technology are providing a turnkey solution - the complete Xchangexec software suite covering; Store POS Operations, Head Office POS Management Tools, Customer Loyalty, SMS Customer Ordering and advanced, Web based, Transactional Reporting, in a fully hosted environment. Task’s In-store application, Xchangepoint™ will be delivered embedded on the NCR RealPOS21 integrated Point of Sale Terminal. NCR is one of Task Retail's Global Technology Partners, along with Cisco, Microsoft Corporation and PACNET.


“Xchangexec’s ability to deliver uniquely flavoured POS systems to each of our four franchise systems, whilst providing highly effective centralized management and reporting was a key factor in our decision making process. We have investigated both locally and overseas for a total IT/POS solution to replace our aging proprietary system which has faithfully served the Company for many years. We now require a fully scaleable system based on open standards and emerging technologies, one that will cater for our planned strategic growth and deliver for us well into the future. We were pleased to find that Task Retail Technology and Xchangexec were so readily available to us”.
Retail Food Group CEO, Mr Anthony Alford


“Microsoft is delighted with the innovative Hosted solutions that partners like Task Retail Technology are developing through its retail ecosystem,” said Phil Meyer, solutions specialist, hosting, Microsoft Australia. “Task Retail Technology’s industry leading POS solution, running on Microsoft Windows and connected to a shared, centralised Microsoft Windows Server System, offers real market advancement to the franchise industry, while delivering increased efficiency, flexibility and visibility for Australia’s small to medium sized companies. It’s another great example of the benefits of Software + Service.”
Phil Myer. Solutions Specialist, Hosting.


About Retail Food Group
“Retail Food Group is the intellectual property owner and manager of the highly successful Donut King, Michel’s Patisserie, Brumby’s Bakery and BB’s Café franchise systems, currently comprising approximately 1053 outlets across Australia and New Zealand. In addition to the strong commercialisation and success of its iconic franchise systems, Retail Food Group is renowned in the retail food industry for its market leading franchise systems, franchising and industry expertise as well as its comprehensive systems management.”.


About Task Retail Technology

Founded in 2000, Task Retail Technology is a leading Australian provider of enterprise centric point-of-sale software and services to a wide range of high profile retail clients and large venues. A strong focus on customer service, adding value and technology innovation has fuelled this growth. TRT’s growth, including expansion into New Zealand and the US, coincides with the award winning xchangexec solution, which is a globally scalable retail point-of-sale application with a securely hosted management suite. xchangexec harnesses the power of the Internet to provide real time sales data, centralized POS terminal and data management and innovative technology integration such as digital menu boards, mobile applications and SMS. xchangexec is developed in Microsoft's .NET environment and based on SQL Server platform resulting in tight integration with Microsoft Office applications connecting data with people, adding additional value and functionality and driving increased productivity.


xchangexec is a trademark of Task Retail Technology Pty. Ltd.


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