Kitchen Brains® Partners with Grindmaster-Cecilware™ to Demonstrate IoT Enabled Radiance Cappuccino Dispenser System at NRA 2016

STRATFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#IoTenabled–Kitchen Brains proudly announces its partnership with
Grindmaster-Cecilware for IoT technology on the Cecilware Radiance, a
top-of–the-line cappuccino delivery system, which includes a real-time
connection to the Davisware GlobalEdge platform. Radiance utilizes
Kitchen Brains leading edge IoT technology to deliver real-time,
actionable equipment performance data. Kitchen Brains IoT platform
communicates Radiance performance information to Davisware’s GlobalEdge
platform, generating automatic notification and dispatch of service

At the National Restaurant Association® (NRA) show in
Chicago, Grindmaster-Cecilware will demonstrate the three-model Radiance
product line with its unique, state of the art technology–driven design
powered by Kitchen Brains IoT. Experience a demonstration of the
Radiance dispenser system at NRA 2016 Booth #4026 during the May 21-24
food industry trade show.

“We are pleased to have partnered with Grindmaster-Cecilware to leverage
IoT with a dispenser system that keeps the restaurant operator connected
to their operations by increasing profit and revenue, enhancing customer
loyalty, and providing a powerful competitive advantage with easy access
to equipment KPI’s. Now with our Davisware interoperability, we have
raised the bar on service response times and preventative and predictive
maintenance. Kitchen Brains revolutionary IoT connectivity, Radiance’s
innovative design, and the power of the Davisware platform, is a
combination and capability never seen before in the foodservice
industry” said Mario Ceste, Kitchen Brains CEO.

On May 19, just prior to the NRA show, at the CFESA conference in
Chicago, Jennifer Davis, President of Davisware, the leading provider of
integrated software solutions for managing service-oriented businesses,
will discuss this exciting Kitchen Brains partnership with an audience
of service providers gathered from around the country.

Kitchen Brains has made several recent announcements that showcase and
take optimal advantage of its IoT capabilities. In April, a partnership
with Austin based HotSchedules, a leading provider of cloud-based mobile
technology for the restaurant and hospitality industries, was announced
with Kitchen Brains SCK® Quality Production Manager (QPM)
solution. The Kitchen Brains SCK Food Safety Manager (FSM) is a
recipient of the Kitchen Innovations® 2016 Award presented by
the National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show®.

Kitchen Brains will be showcasing their Genius Suite SaaS IoT
applications at both the Kitchen Innovations Pavilion #2440 and NRA
Booth #5353. Booth 5353 will also feature the Kitchen Brains signature
FASTIMER and FASTRON appliance control product lines, along with
Modularm refrigeration monitoring and alarm systems.

For more information about recent innovations and new products at
Kitchen Brains, visit our website at
To learn more about the new Radiance line of Cecilware powdered beverage
equipment, please contact the Grindmaster-Cecilware team at
For additional information about Davisware and its field service
technology, e-commerce solutions, documentation libraries, warranty
processing and business technology, visit:

About Kitchen Brains

For over 45 years Kitchen Brains, more commonly known by the iconic
(FAST.) brand name, has globally helped restaurants deliver hot, fresh,
available food. Our leading-edge timing and control devices are deployed
individually and in unison. They integrate wirelessly across all
equipment, powered by SaaS apps solely built for the Smart Commercial
Kitchen®. Labor, training, and operational costs are lowered,
while the highest standards for food safety and product quality are met.
Management has seamless accessibility to Key Performance Indicators,
with cloud-based dashboards and control from anywhere.

Kitchen Brains has delivered its control technologies on millions of
appliances used in hundreds of thousands of foodservice locations
worldwide in 40 countries. For more information visit:

About Grindmaster–Cecilware

Grindmaster-Cecilware is headquartered in Louisville, KY with locations
in Illinois and Thailand. The company is owned and managed by BNY
Mezzanine Partners, L.P. Alcentra Group. Grindmaster-Cecilware, parent
company of Grindmaster®, Cecilware®, American Metal Ware™, and Crathco®,
offers an extensive selection of beverage equipment and a
commercial-grade foodservice equipment line that is the single source
equipment solution for the industry. A leader in the industry for over
100 years, Grindmaster-Cecilware has a passion for product innovation,
quality workmanship, and world-class customer service. This passion
results in profitable solutions for customers and partnerships that
ensure long-term success. For more information visit: https//

About Davisware

Since 1988, Davisware has employed a service-first approach and upheld
its mission to offer comprehensive, all-inclusive technology products
that serve our customer’s unique business needs. By closely working with
our customers, industry associations, as well as partnering with the
best technology providers, we are able to provide technology solutions
critical to the growth and success of our customer’s businesses.

Davisware’s premier product lines, including GlobalEdge (GE), S2K
Vision, Global Warranty (GW), Global Field Solution (GFS) and E2, in
conjunction with our dedicated customer service team, intuitive ability
to continually update our technology systems and strong commitment to
excellence, give us and our customers the competitive edge in the

Davisware has provided technology solutions to food service equipment
agents and manufacturers for more than 25 years in North America and
worldwide. Davisware has partnered with more than 1100 customers to
provide field service technology, e-commerce solutions, documentation
libraries, warranty processing and business technology. For more
information, visit:


Kitchen Brains
Mark S. Graham 203-952-8760