The compliance date of May 5, 2017, implements the nutrition labeling provisions of the Food and Drug Administration FDA is requiring disclosure of certain nutrition information for standard menu items in certain restaurants and retail food establishments. The FDA requires restaurants and similar retail food establishments that are part of a chain with 20 or more locations doing business under the same name and offering for sale substantially the same menu items to provide calorie and other nutrition information for standard menu items, including food on display and self-service food. Digital menu boards ease with the compliance by enabling centralized publishing of menu content and nutritional information can be scheduled and displayed at multiple locations. While FDA compliance is crucial to restaurants digital menu boards can aid in many other ways. Targeting your audience in different times of the day by setting up a schedule for your various food options and special promotions without the need to switch out paper boards making it hassle free. Digital menu boards can provide entertainment for your customers while they are waiting for their order. While they way you can display other food options they may not be aware of encouraging them to return. This is a great way to upsell and promote helping increase your profits and customer satisfaction. If you have not updated your menu to meet the new FDA deadline we can help give us a call to for your digital menu options at (951)402-2000.