The Smart Choice Pantry provides a selection of salads sandwiches beverages and microwaveable meal options that are available 247 through a unique RFID payment system

The Smart Choice Pantry provides a selection of salads, sandwiches, beverages and microwaveable meal options that are available 24-7 through a unique RFID payment system.

RFID Technology Provides Another 'Third Shift' Solution

Combination of radio frequency tags and payment system turns a commercial display refrigerator into a 24-hour, grab-and-go vending platform.

While the need to provide foodservice to “third shift” employees has typically been associated with B&I manufacturing locations, acute care hospitals have long faced the same challenge. And as cost management pressures have caused hospital FSDs to cut cafeteria hours, they’ve found themselves looking at options developed for “small site” locations like those in B&I satellite facilities, gyms and airports.

At UC-San Francisco Medical Center, Nutrition Services Director Da

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