MICROS and Performance Food Centers Collaborate to Offer the MICROS e7 POS System to Juice Bar and Cafe Businesses Across North America

Prominent planner, designer, supplier, and operator of juice bars and cafes selects MICROS as preferred technology vendor

Jan 30, 2013, 09:12 ET from MICROS Systems, Inc.

COLUMBIA, Md., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRS), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce that it has formed a partnership with Performance Food Centers (PFC).  As part of the partnership, MICROS has been appointed PFC's exclusive technology partner for its 1,300+ juice bar and cafe clients.  MICROS will offer its MICROS e7 Series Point-of-Sale (POS) system, which provides PFC clients a turnkey solution, including a reliable all-in-one point-of-sale system, optional above-store reporting via the mymicros.net business intelligence and reporting platform, and easy installation, training, and support from MICROS's distribution and service network.

The single vendor solution delivered by MICROS offers PFC clients an affordable POS system with all of the functionality required to successfully operate a business, including managing customer orders, labor and productivity, restaurant operations, and inventory.  The addition of MICROS's mymicros.net extends the ability for management to make decisions across the business based on live data pulled directly from MICROS e7.

"MICROS is a highly recognized hospitality technology leader and we are proud to offer its MICROS e7 POS solution to our clients," stated John Hocker, VP and Chief Operating Officer, Performance Food Centers.  "With the MICROS e7, our clients are offered a total technology solution package at a competitive price with complete software, hardware and support after purchase."

"With the trusted endorsement of Performance Food Centers, MICROS is excited to leverage our partnership and provide POS technology services to the specialized juice bar and cafe market," stated Ed Chapel, Executive Vice President, North America Restaurants, MICROS Systems, Inc.  "We look forward to working with PFC and its juice bar and cafe clients to deliver the best POS solutions and experience possible."

About Performance Food Centers Performance Food Centers (PFC) has decades of experience in the world of nutrition, exercise, and juice bar/cafe management.  Since its inception in 1999, it has helped the smallest bistro to the largest corporate fitness chains in America to become profitable through their Juice Bars and Cafes.  Wherever you are at in the process of your business development, PFC can identify where you are on your journey to master the 7 Elements of a successful Juice Bar and/or Cafe.  PFC believes in the power of the human experience.  It believes that every cell in the human body has a life and in that life, PFC believes if given the right nutrients at the right time, the life of the cell can be extended and healed. PFC's passion is to help people realize this and to help them excel by giving them access to healthy foods while simplifying the complex world of nutrition.  For more information please visit, http://www.performancefoodcenters.com/.

About MICROS Systems, Inc. MICROS Systems, Inc. provides enterprise applications for the hospitality and retail industries worldwide. Over 370,000 MICROS systems are currently installed in table and quick service restaurants, hotels, motels, casinos, leisure and entertainment, and retail operations in more than 180 countries, and on all seven continents. In addition, MICROS provides property management systems, central reservation and customer information solutions for more than 30,000 hotels worldwide, as well as point-of-sale, loss prevention, and cross-channel functionality for more than 150,000 retail stores worldwide and 17,000 Fuel and Convenience stores. MICROS stock is traded through NASDAQ under the symbol MCRS.

For more information on MICROS and its advanced information technology solutions for the hospitality industry, please contact Louise Casamento, Vice President of Marketing at (443) 285-8144 or (866) 287-4736. You can also visit the MICROS website at www.micros.com or send an email to info@micros.com.  Follow MICROS on Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, and the MICROS Blog.

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Louise Casamento