VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Glance Technologies Inc. (CSE:GET.CN) (OTCQB:GLNNF) (FKT:GJT) today announced it has entered into an agreement with California’s Una Mas Mexican Grill to begin introducing the Glance Pay mobile payment app to Una Mas’ chain of 15 Mexican restaurants.
Una Mas’ Blossom Hill location in San Jose is now live and accepting Glance Pay.
“Glance Pay provides such a great experience for our customers and staff,” says Una Mas’ President and CEO, Mike DiPietro of Golden Bay Investment Group, Inc. “We want to stay competitive with how our guests order, pay and earn rewards. Glance Pay gives us this advantage while helping us increase revenue and operational efficiencies.”
“As our first U.S. chain of this size, Una Mas represents a significant breakthrough,” says Glance Technologies CEO Desmond Griffin. “We are energized by the recent traction we have made and believe this positions us for further success with signing U.S. chains.”
Glance’s growth story is continuing at a record pace. As previously announced, the company has signed 136 new locations (including Una Mas) and launched 50 new locations in the roughly 11 weeks since the current quarter began on March 1, making it Glance’s best quarter to date for launches and signings with weeks still left to go in the quarter.
About Una Mas Mexican Grill and Golden Bay Investment Group, Inc.
The first Una Mas Mexican Grill opened in 1991 in San Jose, California. With 15 locations, Una Mas’ goal will always be to serve unique Mexican favorites using only the freshest, healthiest ingredients in all of its authentic dishes.
Golden Bay Investment Group, Inc. invests in and operates food and beverage companies and retail outlets. Specializing in franchising, with over 30 years of successful experience, Golden Bay Investment Group owns and operates the Una Mas Mexican Grill franchise chain.
About Glance Technologies Inc.
Glance Technologies owns and operates Glance Pay, a streamlined payment system that revolutionizes how smartphone users choose where to shop, order goods and services, make payments, access digital receipts, redeem digital deals, earn great rewards and interact with merchants. Glance offers targeted in-app marketing, geo-targeted digital coupons, customer feedback, in-merchant messaging and custom rewards programs. The Glance Pay mobile payment system consists of proprietary technology, which includes user apps available for free downloads in iOS (Apple) and Android formats, merchant manager apps, a large-scale technology hosting environment with sophisticated anti-fraud technology and lightning-fast payment processing. Glance has also recently purchased a blockchain solution and is working on a rewards-based cryptocurrency intended to be integrated into the Glance Pay app.
More information about Glance can be found at www.glance.tech.
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