RTN is proud to release technical documents to the industry, created by Restaurant and Supplier Members after uniquely collaborating in virtual think-tank style Workgroups. After a period of time, sometimes more than a year, Workgroups finalize technical guidance, best practices and industry standards aimed at helping restaurants innovate faster.
Access to these documents are available to the industry unless noted as Member-Only. RTN members receive first-rights access to the complete collection of documents, which can found by logging in.
For changes to any of the technical documentations below, email [email protected]. We ask that you provide the feedback you have for the document an we will engage the Key Contributors for that standard to review.
Official RTN Standards
- Open API FrameworkDefines API architecture for the restaurant industry, provides public avenue for adopting best practices & offers data dictionary for the most common integration needs
- Restaurant Menu Synchronization SpecificationAn industry benchmark for communicating menu data between systems and partner entities
- Customer Record Data StandardCreated to alleviate complications related to collecting fragmented Customer profiles, managing customer data , maintaining data integrity, understanding customer behavior
Fast Match & Other Tools
- Survey: Open API Framework AdoptionTool for evaluating technology solutions, ideal companion to any FRP process
- FAST MATCH: Contactless TechnologiesQuickly uncover best-fit customer-facing contactless delivery solutions
- FAST MATCH: Contactless PaymentsQuickly uncover best-fit contactless payment technology solutions for your restaurant
- Restaurant Cybersecurity OperationsHow to help restaurants structure security operations, as well as predict, prevent, detect and respond to cybersecurity attacks.
- POS Security Implementation Best PracticesFormer, Current and Future State Guidance, Vendor Risk Assessment
- Buyer's Guide & RFP: POSProcess Driving Procurement, Integration Considerations, Evaluation Criteria, Checklists & Tips, and Labs, Pilots & Final Awards
- Reclaiming DeliveryA companion guide to RTN's Native Delivery: TCO Calculator, with best practices and checklists