Compass Group North America Selects MICROS Simphony Cloud Solution to Enhance the Customer Experience

Compass Group North America Selects MICROS Simphony Cloud Solution to Enhance
                           the Customer Experience

PR Newswire

COLUMBIA, Md., June 11, 2013

COLUMBIA, Md., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:
MCRS), a leading provider of information technology solutions for the
hospitality and retail industries, is pleased to announce Compass Group – USA
has selected the MICROS Simphony Enterprise Solution for its multiple business
divisions providing managed food and support services throughout the United
States. The solution will include MICROS Simphony Point of Sale, Loyalty and

Through the use of MICROS Simphony's advanced architecture and advanced
business intelligence tools, Compass Group will be able to deliver its
products and services anytime anywhere, improve operational efficiencies, and
better address the convenience and speed of service needs of its clients.
MICROS Simphony's flexible and scalable platform is a perfect fit for Compass
Group's wide variety of foodservice environments, delivering the same
innovation and benefits to its larger operations as well as for smaller
grab-and-go operations.

Simphony Loyalty supports Compass Group's customer innovation programs, such
as Zipthru cashless payment program, that offers reloadable, declining balance
payment. Additionally, Simphony webOrdering for desktop and mobile ordering
will boost convenience and satisfaction by extending Compass Group's cafe
offerings to customers wherever they may be.

"As a longtime technology partner, Compass Group recognizes MICROS strength in
the industry and the benefit of utilizing MICROS's products and services,"
stated Mike Barner, senior vice president, IT Compass Group North America.
"MICROS's broad span of service and support resources allows us to deliver
reliable and cost effective technology and innovation to our clients across
the country."

"MICROS Simphony is the ideal solution for Compass," stated Ed Chapel,
executive vice president North America Restaurants for MICROS. "Versatile and
easily deployed and managed across sites and the enterprise, Simphony provides
all necessary tools for Compass to manage its operations smoothly, deliver
enhancements to guests' experiences, and provide business intelligence to the

About Compass Group North America
Based in Charlotte NC, Compass Group North America is the leading foodservice
management and support services company with $12 billion USD in revenues in
2012. With over 500,000 associates worldwide, its parent company, UK-based
Compass Group PLC had revenues of £16.9 billion in the fiscal year ending
September 30, 2012. For more information please visit

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 and retail industries, please contact Louise
Casamento, Vice President of Marketing at (443) 285-8144 or (866) 287-4736.
You can also visit the MICROS website at or send an email to Follow MICROS on Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, and the MICROS

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All other product and brand names are the property of their respective owners.

Contact: Louise Casamento


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