Xenial Kitchen Management

2021-01-12 | 3.1 Xenial Kitchen Management

The information provided below includes the user experience, process workflow, and infrastructure improvements and updates for this production version of Xenial Kitchen Management API and UI.

Supplemental Information

This release is not dependent on another release.

New Features

XKM-4040

Order Sorting

Sort orders based on the capture timestamp of various system events.

XKM-4192

Claim Items

Option for kitchen staff member to "Claim" all items on an order.

XKM-4218

Kitchen Tickets

Added ability to configure the font size of kitchen tickets.

To turn on this feature:

Enable the Font Display Size toggle located in the Menu List section of the Kitchen Screen Settings editor in Data Management.

XKM-4277

Item-Level Comments

Updated font of item-level comments to improve usability.

XKM-4514

Cancelled Orders

Updated indicator for "Cancelled" orders to improve usability.

Improvements

XKM-4331

Item Quantity

Corrected instances where the deleted parent item quantity did not match its respective child item quantity.

XKM-4430

Order Segments

Order Segment Grouping is now suppressed on orders with a single Order Segment.

XKM-4589

Claim Items

"Claimed" items always indicated on the kitchen ticket.

XKM-4626

Installation

Installation of duplicate kitchen stations is now disallowed. The user is presented with a notification stating "This kitchen station is already in use. Please select a different station."

XKM-4638, XKM-4653

Installation

Upgrade to XKM 3.1 without subscription issues.

2020-07-16 | 2.8 Xenial Kitchen Management

The information provided below includes the user experience, process workflow, and infrastructure improvements and updates for this production version of Xenial Kitchen Management API and UI.

Supplemental Information

This release is not dependent on another release.

New Features

XKM-4125

Dynamic Order Filtering

Filtering orders by order destination enables the kitchen staff to switch between viewing Drive-Thru or Dine In orders on a particular station.

XKM-4135

Quantifiable Modifiers

When the Quantifiable toggle is set to ON for a modifier in a product build and a quantity is specified for that modifier at the Ordering application, a numeric value is displayed to the left of the modifier on the kitchen ticket to indicate its respective quantity.

XKM-4143

Tablet/iPad Battery Status

The battery status for the tablet/iPad device is now displayed in the header of the screen.

XKM-4160

Open Order Color Scheme

Open orders are displayed with the standard color scheme, but order items are displayed in black font to make the item information more easily readable.

XKM-4259

Network

Orders were stuck on the screen due to network connectivity issues.

XKM-4259

Item Name Wrapping

To accommodate long product and modifier names, up to two lines of text are provided as needed on the kitchen ticket.

XKM-4261

Font Size for Window Minix Boxes

The font size used to display order content on Window Minix boxes is now increased. The font size was increased to make the item information more easily readable.

XKM-4368

Architecture

XKM is integrated with SQLite.

XKM-4385

Claim Items

A Claim All button is implemented to allow the user to claim all of the items in order to optimize the time it takes to prep and deliver an order in the system.

Improvements

XKM-4249

Recall Orders

When the Recall Orders screen was opened, and other stations were using the same screen, the Recall Orders screen was opened on the other stations as well.

XKM-4288

Performance

XKM iOS reengineering to improve overall performance.

XKM-4292

Split Screen

Screens were displayed in reverse on a split screen setting.

XKM-4312

Claim Items

Order item claims were lost / removed when transitioning order states.

XKM-4314

Claim Items

There were issues claiming order items after the system was upgraded from 2.2.136-44 to 2.7.28.

XKM-4321

Kitchen Display

POS orders were not displayed.

XKM-4333

Performance

POS Datasync is used for syncing the orders between XKM instances.

XKM-4354

Kitchen Display

Fractional modifier quantity greater than one in two different lines.

XKM-4355

Performance

UI performance optimisation

XKM-4357

Performance

DB querying improvements

  • Decrease requests amount

  • Use Bulk operations

XKM-4364

Kitchen Display

The orders on kitchen are not filling up the cell space completely.

XKM-4380

Claim Items

Order items weren't claimed after the order status changed.

XKM-4382

Order Status

Several orders have a Pending status on the kitchen stations.

Orders should be in Saved status.

XKM-4383

Configuration

Orders were not cleared from the database in accordance with the Data Management setting Order Retention Timer.