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Don Muret

Don Muret covers facilities for SportsBusiness Journal/Daily.

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Delaware North Adds Self-Ordering Kiosks At Reds' Ballpark

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 26 / 15

Delaware North Sportservice has expanded its use of self-ordering kiosks in MLB by installing multiple machines at Great American Ball Park for the '15 season. The concessionaire has set up four kiosks along the third-base side of the main concourse that allow fans to order and pay for food ite...

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