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Touch-Sensitive Cafe Cushions

These Cushions Let Others Know When You're About to Leave

— May 1, 2014 — Art & Design
These cafe cushions are about to make going to a cafe faster and more efficient than ever before. The thing about cafes that's a bit different than a restaurant is that people tend to linger around. Sometimes it can feel like forever before you can get a seat at the busiest locations. These cushions are about to help you out by letting you know when a patron who is using the seats gets up and leaves.

The seats also serve another meaning by showing just how long someone is sitting in one spot, which is useful information for companies that want to know the general turnover rate for their restaurant.

The cushion and its accompanying app will save not only patrons and potential customers time, but also cafe owners a bit of a headache as well.
Trend Themes
1. Smart Cushions - The development of touch-sensitive cushions in cafes presents disruptive innovation opportunities for creating personalized and efficient dining experiences.
2. Real-time Seat Tracking - The use of touch-sensitive cushions to track seat availability and turnover rates offers disruptive innovation opportunities in the hospitality industry for optimizing customer flow and improving operational efficiency.
3. Data-driven Cafe Management - The integration of touch-sensitive cushions with accompanying apps provides disruptive innovation opportunities for leveraging data analytics to enhance cafe management and customer satisfaction.
Industry Implications
1. Hospitality - The touch-sensitive cafe cushions have the potential to revolutionize the hospitality industry by enhancing customer experience and streamlining operations.
2. Restaurant - The adoption of touch-sensitive cushions in restaurants enables disruptive innovation by enabling better seat management and reducing customer waiting times.
3. Technology - The development of touch-sensitive cushions and accompanying apps offers disruptive innovation opportunities for technology companies to create smart solutions for the service industry.
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