The Drive-Thru Reimagined

The Missing Link for In-Vehicle Customer Engagement

How it Works

Drive-Thru Challenges

Some Customers Don’t Drive Through, They Just Drive Away.


Long Lines & Wait Time Change Our Minds

Shrink the Line with ID & Payment Technology Using 5thru's



Can’t Use Order-Ahead Apps While Driving

Capture the impulse purchase with 5thru’s

In-Vehicle Voice Ordering


Impersonalized Experiences in a Personalized World

Know Customers Before the Sale with 5thru's

Personalized Experiences

Create loyalty & engage customers in a deeper way with innovative drive-thru technology. 5thru bridges the gaps between vehicle ID, order history & payment automation for next-level convenience & service


More Customers - More Orders - Less Time

How it Works

Security Cameras

Cameras scan license plates for an ID as soon as customers enter the drive-thru line


Customer ID

5thru ID-checks customers' payment method to show order & history for better engagement



Staff is notified when payment is automatic – they move through with greater speed & efficiency


Grab & Go

Customers pre-order, pre-pay & speed through the line in record time for a great experience


Customer IDs, Known Profiles & Pre-Pay Increase Throughput by 45% while Impressing Customers

Fast Food Just Got Faster

In-Vehicle Voice Ordering & Engagement

Creating Safer, More Efficient Ordering Environments

  • Orders can be placed via voice control
  • Orders can be viewed on a vehicle’s console
  • Talk to customers inside vehicles with voice activated systems
  • Generate brand loyalty & integrate with current loyalty programs

Personalized Experiences

Upsell to Bigger Ticket Size

Know Customers before they get to the Menu Board​

  • Know who the customer is before they get to the menu board
  • Provide instant personalization & relevance
  • See current & past orders to make better suggestions
  • Create brand loyalty & integrate with current loyalty programs

“Welcome Back Bob! We have great new multi-grain bagels. Would you like to add one to your usual coffee today?”


Faster Line = More Customers

Increased throughput reduces line time by up to 55% – faster than an app

No Wallets, Cash, or Apps Needed

Pre-set customer profiles & automatic payment speed up the order process

Greater Customer Service

Knowing your customers as they drive up, allows your staff to personalize service

And Also Bigger Tickets

With order history & and the current order visible, staff can suggest better upsells

Use 5thru’s Terminal & App or Compliment Your Current App with Vehicle-ID & Payment Functionality

Use our API to build your own drive-thru enablement apps

Solving Drive-Thru’s Missing Links

Knowledge at Your Fingertips

Capturing Customers In-Vehicle

Using Voice-Activated Ordering

Integrating Pay-by-Plate Technology

Let’s See How We Can Work Together

About 5thru

5thru provides the missing link for in-vehicle customer engagement. Using innovative vehicle license plate identification technology tied to order history and automatic payment, there’s a solution that adapts to both the consumer and businesses’ changing perceptions of convenience.

We offer a range of drive-thru retailers a deeper way to engage, serve and speed service with efficiency, accuracy and automation.

Contact Us

12600 Deerfield Parkway #100
Alpharetta, GA 30004-0004

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