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Buffalo Wings & Rings Selects MICROS RES for its Growing Franchise

Aug 03, 2010 (01:08 PM EDT)
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COLUMBIA, Md., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MICROS Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: MCRS), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce that Buffalo Wings and Rings, the Cincinnati-based franchise with more than 50 locations nationwide, has selected the MICROS Restaurant Enterprise Solution (RES), MICROS Kitchen Display System (KDS), MICROS Labor Management (LM), and the mymicros.net business intelligence solution.

Buffalo Wings and Rings has implemented MICROS's solutions since the concept began franchising, and, as one of the nation's fastest growing chains, its use of MICROS products continually expands.  

In addition to MICROS's state-of-the-art point-of-sale product, Buffalo Wings and Rings employs the MICROS Kitchen Display system to provide highly visible, real-time information to manage and control kitchen efficiency.  MICROS KDS has proven to save Buffalo Wings and Rings labor cost, improve accuracy, and reduce ticket times resulting in a superior guest experience.  This intuitive, graphical software application displays food orders for preparation and monitors the timing of orders for "speed of service," as well as provides feedback about the status of each table.  By managing food preparation, MICROS KDS has provided Buffalo Wings and Rings with a higher level of management control and customer service.  MICROS KDS is seamlessly integrated into RES to provide a complete end-to-end communication system.

"We are extremely pleased with our broad partnership with MICROS and the MICROS technology we have chosen," stated Philip Schram, EVP of IT and Co Founder of Buffalo Wings and Rings.  "Buffalo Wings and Rings constantly looks for MICROS's newest innovations to help us continue to expand our operations and better serve our customers."

"We remain very committed to the relationship that we have developed with Buffalo Wings and Rings over the years and look forward to expanding our long-term alliance," stated Ed Chapel, Vice President of North American Distribution of MICROS Systems.

About Buffalo Wings & Rings
Buffalo Wings & Rings is one of the fastest growing privately-owned chains of franchise restaurants in the nation, serving Buffalo-style chicken wings, burgers, Greek gyros, wraps, salads, and much more.  The Buffalo Wings & Rings concept was founded in 1984, began franchising in 1988 in Cincinnati, and now operates more than 50 restaurants across the United States. Buffalo Wings & Rings was named the #1 fastest growing restaurant chain nationwide by Restaurant Business, and ranked in the top 500 franchises by Entrepreneur.  For more information, visit www.buffalowingsandrings.com or call 513-831-WING.

About MICROS Systems, Inc.
MICROS Systems, Inc. provides enterprise applications for the hospitality and retail industries worldwide. Over 310,000 MICROS systems are currently installed in table and quick service restaurants, hotels, motels, casinos, leisure and entertainment, and retail operations in more than 130 countries, and on all seven continents. In addition, MICROS provides property management systems, central reservation and customer information solutions under the brand MICROS-Fidelio for more than 25,000 hotels worldwide, as well as point-of-sale, loss prevention, and cross-channel functionality through its MICROS-Retail division for more than 90,000 retail stores worldwide. MICROS stock is traded through NASDAQ under the symbol MCRS.

For more information on MICROS and its advanced information technology solutions for the hospitality industry, please contact Louise Casamento, Vice President of Marketing at (443) 285-8144 or (866) 287-4736. You can also visit the MICROS website at www.micros.com or send an email to info@micros.com.

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Contact:

Louise Casamento


443-285-8144


lcasamento@micros.com



SOURCE MICROS Systems, Inc.