Are you using social media to boost your restaurant business?

If you want to attract more customers to your restaurant, social media is one of your best tools. When people are thinking about trying a new bar, restaurant, or club, the first thing they do is go online and look it up on Facebook, Google, or Yelp. They want to see a description, photos, and, hopefully, positive reviews. It’s now …

Are you using customer’s feedback to improve your restaurant business?

Your restaurant’s ability to thrive in a cutthroat industry hinges in great part upon your proper use of customer feedback. With research showing that over 90% of customers read online reviews before they buy food or goods, restaurant owners cannot afford to ignore customer feedback. Accordingly, restaurant managers should create a strategic plan to obtain customer reviews and use them to enhance …

Preventing Employee Theft with a POS System and Security Cameras

You’d like to believe that your employees are honest, hard-working, and loyal. No one wants to think badly of the people who work for them, people they see on a daily basis. It would be great if everyone in the world was honest and kind, but unfortunately, that’s not the case. While most of your employees are probably wonderful people, you …

Boost Sales with Restaurant Promotions

If you’re in the restaurant business, you probably already know that good food and good service are only part of the equation for success. In order to get your customers to come taste what you have to offer, first you have to get them through the door. Our Restaurant Manager POS software offers a number of ways for you to increase …

How a POS System Fuels your Restaurant Business

Managing a restaurant has so many moving parts that trying to do it effectively without a POS system is an inefficient use of a manager’s time and resources. The competition in the food services industry is fierce, as a manager, you need to use every tool available to increase your chances of success. There are operational areas in your restaurant business that …

Why you are losing money with a cash register.

If you’re still using a cash register for your Hawaii restaurant, you’re most likely doing yourself and your customers a disservice. But is a POS system worth the investment?   Here are five reasons you should choose a POS system for your bar or restaurant. #1: Better Data for Better Decisions Which menu item generates the most sales?  Which beverage is the …

Top 10 Reasons Point of Sale Systems are Better than Cash Registers

Not too long ago, cash registers were the only game in town. But these days restaurants and retailers have numerous choices of POS Systems. Replacing those antiquated cash registers with modern point of sale devices carries a number of important benefits. 1. Point of Sale Systems simplify the accounting process. Why spend hours every day/week/month going through hundreds of receipts when …

What is EMV and why your restaurant needs it

By now you probably have at least one credit card in your wallet that has the new chip in it. You’ve also probably seen a number of these chip cards being presented by your customers for payment. The National Restaurant Association was initially advising members not to worry about meeting the EMV deadline (October 1, 2015), because they felt fraudsters …

FREE POS – A fairy tale that doesn’t exist.

Nothing in life is free.” That’s something we’ve all heard time and time again. And it still applies to “Free POS” offers that many merchants sign up for. However “Free POS” is really just a sales pitch. There is one major POS provider that many merchants believed to have offered “free pos,” however, that’s not the case when you really take a look at the offer.