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07.25.2013 Iowa Hotel Installs Clear Sky Software’s Beverage Inventory Management System

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina – July 25, 2013 – Clear Sky Software, Inc.

Clear Sky Software, Inc. ® announced today that the Des Moines Marriott Downtown in Des Moines, Iowa has installed its beverage inventory management software. This beautiful downtown hotel chose Clear Sky Software to help control all beer, liquor and wine inventory. Called Clear Sky BEVERAGE, this system is a comprehensive, perpetual inventory system that tracks and controls all beverage products. Functions include purchasing, receiving, outlet transfers/issues/returns and physical inventory. In addition, The Des Moines Marriott installed Clear Sky’s interface to the Micros® POS system thus allowing hotel management to report beverage costs by location, product, and product category. Other features allow management to report product fast-movers, slow- movers, cost variances, and order/vendor discrepancies. An expanded event management module is also part of the core system installed in Des Moines. This bar code-based software, hardware, and services combination is helping the Des Moines Marriott Downtown manage their entire beverage inventory with more efficiency and maintain lower beverage costs.

About The Des Moines Marriott Downtown
Experience the bold transformation of a downtown Des Moines hotel boasting renovations consisting of meeting space, restaurants and guest rooms at the Des Moines Marriott Downtown. Highlighted by the newly-completed M.I. Greatroom, this fully modernized Des Moines, Iowa hotel features three unique 'zones' designed to offer guests distinct areas to arrive, conduct business and mingle with friends. Ideally located in the heart of the business district, this hotel in Des Moines, Iowa is connected to the Iowa Events Center and Wells Fargo Arena by skywalk, making it one of the most convenient downtown Des Moines hotels. Dine at the delectable on-site Rock River Grill and Tavern, or discover the innovative City Center Lounge for casual downtown libations. Highlighted by 25,000 square feet of space, this Des Moines, IA hotel is ideal for conferences, weddings, retreats and events of all sizes.

About Clear Sky Software
Clear Sky Software is a software developer, systems integrator, and technology solution provider to the hospitality industry. The company provides bar code-based food and beverage inventory management systems that help hospitality organizations control inventory, reduce labor, lower costs and increase profits. Clear Sky systems replace manual inventory practices and eliminate repetitive steps therefore offering improvements in worker productivity and accuracy. Two systems – Clear Sky FOOD and Clear Sky BEVERAGE – can be purchased together or separately. These twin systems help reduce the tremendous paper work and labor associated with managing food and beverage inventory.

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