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Category Archives: Restaurant Industry Trends

Marketing to Families Using Online Ordering and Other Convenient Options

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Posted on January 09, 2017 at 12:31 PM

  The option of online ordering has the potential to bring in a wide variety of customers. Among the potential additions to your customer base are families. This is because raising a family is busy business. Juggling homework, ballet class, and soccer practice is a huge and time-consuming chore. Because these things take so much […]

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Winter is Here: Are You Offering Online Ordering?

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Posted on December 29, 2016 at 09:06 AM

With winter underway, the holidays wrapping up, and the new year on the horizon, it’s prime time to start thinking about using  online ordering in 2017. Even the coldest weather and heaviest snowstorms can’t keep customers from ordering with their smartphones and laptops. Here’s how implementing the system will affect your business and some food for […]

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Rise above the Competition with These Three Marketing Ideas for Restaurants

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Posted on December 22, 2016 at 15:06 PM

If you have mailed flyers, bought ads in the local newspapers, and used other traditional marketing methods but aren’t getting the traction you were hoping for, don’t give up just yet. In competitive industries, it’s best to zig when others zag. When you use marketing ideas for restaurants that depart from convention, the competition drops […]

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5 Ways to Increase Holiday Revenue

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Posted on December 15, 2016 at 12:59 PM

The holidays are coming and going, and everyone is out and about shopping (doing returns), visiting friends, and checking out the awesome decorations and activities around town. These people all need food during their outings, making this the perfect time for your restaurant to pull in some new customers and make an extra buck or […]

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Restaurant Social Media: Common Mistakes and Suggestions for Improvement

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Posted on November 01, 2016 at 11:00 AM

Common Mistakes for Restaurant Social Media There are plenty of things you need to keep in mind when running a restaurant and it can be easy to dismiss things like Social media when you have to worry about building renovations, menu overhauls and staffing issues. If you cut through the noise, it all centers around […]

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Online Ordering Needs to Be Smartphone-Friendly

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Posted on October 16, 2016 at 12:01 PM

Be available during “micromoments” when THEY “want to buy” Phone ordering is having a resurgence in the restaurant business. No, not calling in to speak their orders, but placing orders by smartphone. The use of desktop computers on the Internet is flat or declining, while mobile usage is growing rapidly. Don’t just take our word for […]

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Eight Image Photography Tips for a Successful Restaurant Website Design

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Posted on September 23, 2016 at 15:27 PM

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The Importance of Restaurant Websites from a Business and Design Perspective

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Posted on August 24, 2016 at 12:22 PM

The Power of Restaurant Website Design When you’re working at a restaurant, there are plenty of things that will attract people to your business. Whether you encourage current customers to tell others about your establishment, or you try to make note of returning customers and appeal to their preferences, both of these are very effective […]

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Optimize Your Restaurant Website Design for Mobile Traffic

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Posted on August 11, 2016 at 16:49 PM

  Mobile traffic continues to outpace desktop computer traffic for two reasons. First, people increasingly rely on the Internet to conduct their daily lives. Second, people don’t conduct their daily lives from their desktop computers. When you’re on the move, it only makes sense to use the Internet wherever you happen to be, via your […]

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Online Ordering For Restaurants: Website or Mobile Application?

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Posted on July 27, 2016 at 16:38 PM

The decisions facing restaurateurs are becoming more and more complex as tech evolves the marketplace. One of the most pressing decisions is Online ordering . It lets customers place their orders faster, easier and in a way they find convenient. It gives them a chance to place impulse orders and It frees up servers to deal with […]

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