IoTacos: Cradlepoint Connects Fuzzy's Taco Shop

Originally posted on IoT Evolution on August 5, 2016 by Cynthia Artin

The long term evolution of Mexican cuisine is underway. Earlier this week, Cradlepoint, on the heels of a major announcement with Softbank last week (link to last week’s article) announced it is rolling out a secure LTE network connecting a growing number of Fuzzy Taco restaurants.

Next time you’re craving an authentically delicious taco, put “Fuzzy’s” in your Waze finder and maybe you’ll get lucky. Fuzzy’s is one of the fastest growing chains in the industry, projecting to open 42 new locations this year in the U.S.

Cradlepoint’s Advanced Edge Routers and NetCloud Manager “enables Fuzzy’s Taco Shop to securely manage each store’s Point-of-Sale (PoS) transactions, digital signage, VoIP and customer WiFi from one centralized location for both the corporate and franchise locations,” according to the company’s news release.

They are already connecting over 100 locations across 11 states with fast performance and security built in, making, for example, credit and debit card transactions less risky by instantly detecting fraud or insufficient funds.

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