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4 Fast Food Restaurant Tips for Owners

Savvy fast food restaurant owners never rest on their laurels — instead, they’re always looking for ways to improve their operations. Here are four fast food restaurant tips you can follow to make your establishment more attractive to customers, cultivate guest loyalty, and bolster your bottom line. 1. Improve the order-taking process Employees must work…

What to Look For in a Restaurant Online Ordering System

Thinking about implementing a restaurant online ordering system? Congratulations! Such a system not only satisfies ever-increasing customer demand for more convenient ordering options; it can also fuel business growth by making upselling a consistent practice, enhancing order-taking efficiencies and accuracy, and more. However, reaping these benefits will be difficult unless you know what to look…

How to Start a Restaurant in 5 Easy Steps

Restaurant ownership can be a lucrative, exciting career. However, opening a restaurant requires a strategic approach if the business is going to be successful. While statistics about restaurant failures vary, some say the first-year failure rate for restaurants is as high as 60 percent. Following these five steps on how to start a restaurant will…

Why You Should Offer a Restaurant Loyalty Program

Thinking about starting a restaurant loyalty program, but haven’t made a final decision about it? Now is the time to make a move. Here are the four important reasons why you should offer a restaurant loyalty program to your customers: Capitalize on consumer demand According to a recent study by Technomic, participation in loyalty programs…

5 Things New Restaurant Owners Should Know

The idea of opening a new restaurant is an exciting one. However, there are many factors to consider before and while in the process of doing so. Let’s discuss five things new restaurant owners should know. Proper location is critical to success No matter the caliber of your food and service, your new restaurant won’t…

What to Look For in a Nightclub Point of Sale System

Whether you operate one nightclub or several, and whether you’re a novice or an experienced owner, the right nightclub point of sale system is essential to the success of your business. To make the right purchasing decision, however, you need a clear idea of what to look for in a nightclub point of sale system.…

Cafeteria POS: Do Schools Need Point of Sale Systems?

“Do we need a POS system for our cafeteria?” This is a question many school administrators have asked recently as they review their technology budgets. The answer to the question is probably “yes,” because school cafeteria POS systems offer a variety of advantages not afforded by traditional electronic cash registers. Let’s take a look at…

4 Features Every Fast Food POS System Needs

A fast food POS system offers many benefits, from improving operating efficiencies to ensuring high-caliber customer service. But in order to maximize these benefits, you’ll need to ensure that the fast food POS system you select has perfect combination of features. Here are four features every fast food POS system needs: 1. An intelligent, intuitive…

4 Ways Food Delivery POS Benefits Restaurants

“Let’s order in” is a phrase that’s increasingly heard in U.S. households these days as busy consumers crave an alternative to preparing meals at home, but would rather not travel to a restaurant to pick up takeout or dine on-site. A feature-rich food delivery POS system can help restaurants capitalize on this trend and build…