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Number: 186/39
Name: Merchandising > Customer service > Dining room service > With machine readable means
Description: Apparatus wherein a dining establishment includes a device into which sensible encoded menu information is fed, the device upon sensing the menu information initiating one or more activities relating to a dining operation.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
7454370 Electronic menu apparatus and method of ordering using electronic menu apparatus Nov. 18, 2008
6722474 Smart service unit Apr. 20, 2004
6102162 Automated self-service cafeteria system Aug. 15, 2000
5979604 Equipment for the automation of catering, bar or other products of goods sales services Nov. 9, 1999
5838798 Restaurant transaction processing system and method Nov. 17, 1998
4638312 Order entry system including an interactive menu display Jan. 20, 1987
4569421 Restaurant or retail vending facility Feb. 11, 1986
4415065 Restaurant or retail vending facility Nov. 15, 1983
4069896 Method of signaling menu components which are to be served out from supply containers of supply carriages associated with supply stations Jan. 24, 1978

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