Big Data Does Your Restaurant Need It?

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"Big Data" Does Your Restaurant Need It?

“Without data you’re just another person with an opinion.”

W. Edwards Deming, Data Scientist

 

Big Data, promises to revolutionize the way businesses sell products and services, understand customers and optimize marketing campaigns. How do restaurants utilize this Big Data and why should they?

By |July 26th, 2016|Features & Options|0 Comments

Millennials Marketing Tip

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Millennials are Using Re-loadable Debit Cards

as a Budgeting Tool!

Encourage Millennials to Use Your Prepaid Re-loadable Gift Card Like a Debit Card and Increase Your Profits! A TD Bank Survey published in April shows Millennials are using re-loadable debit cards as a budgeting tool. This is the generation facing mountains of student loan debt and double-digit unemployment.

By |November 2nd, 2015|Features & Options, Software|0 Comments

Restaurant POS an Investment that Pays for Itself

Restaurant POS All in One TerminalRestaurant POS an Investment

that Pays for Itself

The correct Restaurant POS system, properly installed and programmed will quickly pay for itself and then keep on paying! We calculate this return of and return on your investment based on several ongoing factors which we will explain. Our ROI does not include the value of faster customer service, management reporting benefits or the peace of mind that a restaurant POS provides.

By |February 27th, 2015|Features & Options, Financial|0 Comments

Digital Restaurant Loyalty

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Why Loyalty Programs Matter

Why Digital Loyalty is a Must

 

Why Loyalty Programs Matter

The punch card loyalty concept still works and has for years! Restaurant Loyalty has always been the foundation of restaurant marketing programs. Restaurant Loyalty Programs build brand loyalty and drive repeat business, currently 30% of all restaurants offer some form of loyalty program. According to the National Restaurant Association, 56% of family restaurants and 69% of fine dining restaurants utilize a loyalty program.

By |February 16th, 2015|Features & Options, Software|0 Comments

Restaurant Online and Order Ahead Solutions Differ Greatly

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Solutions Differ Greatly

Customers love restaurant online and order ahead solutions for many reasons! They don't have to wait for someone to answer the phone or spend time on hold waiting for someone to take their order, they are able to place their order when they want and confirm that the order is entered exactly they way they want it and they can pay for their order online so there is no hassle when their delivery arrives or they can just walk in and pick-up their order without dealing with a cashier. Customers can quickly reorder items previously ordered and they can order from either their smartphone, tablet, laptop or desktop PC and in many cases from Facebook, pretty easy to see why customers love restaurant online and order ahead solutions!

By |January 30th, 2015|Features & Options, Software|0 Comments

Restaurant Social Media and Mobile Marketing

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and Mobile Marketing

  Restaurant Social Media and Mobile Marketing must be your restaurant's marketing focus starting today. Social Media and Mobile Marketing is where and how new customers and guests find you. The days of looking for a restaurant in the Yellow Pages or calling the 411 operator are long gone! 95% of consumers are turning to the Internet to find local businesses and most of these consumers are searching from their smartphone. New restaurant customers searching the Internet are looking for the following information regarding restaurants:

By |August 4th, 2014|Features & Options|0 Comments

Tabletop Tablet Ordering Systems

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Tabletop Tablet Ordering Systems A Casual Dining Must Have!

  Restaurants are undergoing a tech-based makeover with hungry customers using tablets and smartphones to get involved with all phases of their dining experience. Tabletop Tablet Ordering Systems are a big part of the casual dining restaurant industry makeover and mobile revolution. And this is a makeover, after their initial test of 5,000 tabletop tablets, Applebee's is installing 95,000 more units! Chili's has ordered 45,000 units and Buffalo Wild Wings is installing units in all their stores. This is not a fad!

By |July 6th, 2014|Features & Options, Hardware|1 Comment

Restaurant Employee Scheduling plus a Virtual Assistant

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plus a Virtual Assistant

  Restaurant scheduling is a time consuming job that involves a number of employee related functions. The Restaurant Employee Scheduling plus a Virtual Assistant solution combines all these functions into one simple application. If you are still scheduling with paper or are using an Excel spreadsheet, this article is for you! Let me explain what a Restaurant Workforce Management System can do for you. Yes this applies to all restaurants and No it is not expensive! Lets talk about employee scheduling and why you should be using an automated system. Under-staffing costs Restaurants 5 to 6% of revenues according to an in-depth study by the University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School. Over-staffing according to the same study decreases profitability by about 2%. Lets agree that both over and under scheduling are not good!

By |June 20th, 2014|Features & Options, Software|0 Comments

Find the Best Restaurant POS System Free E-Book

Find the Best POS System e-Book

Find the Best Restaurant POS System

in 3 Easy Steps Free E-Book

  Find the Best Restaurant POS System in 3 Easy Steps is a Free E-Book guide for restaurant owners and managers considering a restaurant POS system. The Free E-Book is written by Bob Frazier, an experienced POS industry professional with over 20 years of hands on POS experience.

By |April 15th, 2014|Announcements, Features & Options|0 Comments

Restaurant Gift Cards Sell Everyday

GiftCardImageRestaurant Gift Cards Sell Everyday, Not Just the Holidays!

  Most restaurants sell gift cards for the holidays, but why not sell them everyday? If you think gift cards only sell during the holidays you are missing a big opportunity everyday! A gift card program builds your brand, increases revenue, reduces cash refunds and welcomes new customers. Plastic gift cards are durable, reloadable and advertise your restaurant.

By |December 9th, 2013|Features & Options, Software|1 Comment