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Morgan’s Foods Franchise

BAYweb Thermostats Simplify Savings For Multi-Unit Franchisee

In business since 1958, Morgan’s Foods operates 73 franchise restaurants throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Missouri, Illinois, and New York.

Like many businesses today, Morgan’s Foods needed to reduce energy expenses. The solution needed to provide an economical, yet convenient method to monitor the HVAC operations in all of the buildings, and eliminate the need to drive to each location. After researching internet thermostats, Morgan’s Foods chose BAYweb thermostats because there are no additional or ongoing fees for the BAYweb online monitoring and remote control system. Morgan’s Foods now enjoys the added savings BAYweb provides through less travel time between locations, reduced HVAC maintenance expenses, and lower energy usage.

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The Customer

  • Morgan’s Foods, Inc., opened their first restaurant in 1958. Today Morgan’s Foods operates 73 franchise restaurants throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Missouri, Illinois, and New York. Their home office is located in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • Morgan’s Foods’ restaurants are a combination of three nationally recognized franchise businesses.

The Problem

  • Like many businesses today, Morgan’s Foods needed to reduce energy expenses.
  • At the restaurants, employees would regularly adjust thermostats to their comfort level, generally at inefficient settings.
  • The solution needed to provide an economical, yet convenient method to monitor the HVAC operations in all of the buildings, and eliminate the need to visit each location.

The Solution

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  • After researching internet thermostats, Morgan’s Foods chose BAYweb thermostats because there are no additional or ongoing fees for the BAYweb online monitoring and remote control system.
  • Morgan’s Foods discovered BAYweb was easier to install and use than the competitors.
  • The BAYweb phone app provides added convenience and savings to Morgan’s Foods. When HVAC service is required at a facility the maintenance manager is in the loop regardless of his location. After a technician is onsite he phones the maintenance manager who then checks system status and adjustments from his Smartphone, saving him time and travel costs.
  • After installing BAYweb, Morgan’s Foods has seen a reduction in HVAC system repairs and overall energy usage.

Key Technologies and Implementation

  • No additional or recurring costs for the BAYweb cloud-based system.
  • Online access and control of all your BAYweb thermostats, in all your locations, 24/7.
  • Online keypad lock-out prevents unauthorized climate adjustments.
  • Increased visibility, access, and unlimited temperature control through Internet monitoring and alerts, all accessible from a Smartphone, tablet or laptop.
  • Ease of installation.