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Are You Wasting Money on Loyalty Programs?
The days of punch card loyalty programs have come and gone. Membership in a loyalty program doesn’t automatically translate into repeat business, but a proactive approach will ensure that customers feel like their purchases are valued and appreciated. So how do you know if your loyalty program is ...
Are You Wasting Money on Loyalty Programs?
4 Ways to Crush Your Pizza Delivery Competition
Not so long ago, food delivery was synonymous with pizza, delivered hot and fresh. In the last few years, however, the delivery landscape has broadened significantly thanks to third-party delivery services that will bring every culinary whim — ranging from sushi to BBQ — right to your door. Food ...
4 Ways to Crush Your Pizza Delivery Competition
How to Handle a Third-Party App Mess Up Like a Pro
Earlier this week, a couple in Toronto ordered two delicious, fresh pizzas from their neighborhood mom and pop pizzeria via UberEats. What they received, however, was anything but what they wanted. Their delivery driver, who has a 4.8 out of 5 star rating and received no complaints in the past, ...
How to Handle a Third-Party App Mess Up Like a Pro
5 Things to Consider Third-Party Restaurant Food Delivery
Third-party delivery services are becoming a new force in the restaurant industry. Pizza delivery has always been popular, but with the rapid growth of third-party services, a variety of restaurants have been adding these additional delivery options to help boost their brand awareness. Third-party ...
5 Things to Consider Third-Party Restaurant Food Delivery
4 Reasons to Demand Restaurant POS Integration
Restaurants need to find ways to operate efficiently and cost-effectively to keep up with tough competition and increasing customer demands. If your POS system isn’t integrated with other technology, it can hold you back from reaching those goals. There are plenty of ways POS integration can help ...
4 Reasons to Demand Restaurant POS Integration
4 Tips That Will Change the Way You Think About Staffing
Employee retention can be difficult. The restaurant industry’s turnover rate is higher than the national average, and it’s been steadily rising over the past five years. With the National Restaurant Association estimating that industry turnover is about 63%, it’s important to determine what ...
4 Tips That Will Change the Way You Think About Staffing
Amazon's Prime Now: Good or Bad for Your Restaurant?
People can order nearly anything from Amazon.com, the online retailing giant that delivers everything from paper towels to designer shoes. Amazon expanded its offerings even more two years ago, when they added restaurant food delivery to their list of services. Amazon Prime members in participating ...
Amazon's Prime Now: Good or Bad for Your Restaurant?
How to Bring in the Customers This Memorial Day Weekend
Memorial Day weekend has become a staple in consumer’s shopping calendars, using the abundance of sales to stock up on everything they could need for the upcoming summer months. While a majority of sales are offered both in-store and online, lots of people choose to hit the shops at least once ...
How to Bring in the Customers This Memorial Day Weekend
Does Your Pizza POS Vendor Take Quality Seriously?
Everyone talks a good game, but you’d be surprised how many pizza point of sale vendors take shortcuts when it comes to quality. Unless you ask the right questions up front, you might end up paying your POS vendor for the privilege of testing their software for them. While it might sound like a lot ...
Does Your Pizza POS Vendor Take Quality Seriously?
Is Spending Too Little on Technology Costing Your Restaurant Profits?
When it comes to spending money on your restaurant’s technology - like point-of-sale software, online and mobile ordering, and customer loyalty programs - how much should you budget for? Should you save money by choosing one of the so-called “free” systems out there, or does spending more really ...
Is Spending Too Little on Technology Costing Your Restaurant Profits?
Are You Ready for the New FDA Calorie Counting Regulation?
With Americans consuming about one-third of their calories away from home, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) hopes their new menu labeling requirements will help combat the nation’s obesity epidemic. The law, which will be enforced starting May 5, 2017, aims to help Americans make more ...
Are You Ready for the New FDA Calorie Counting Regulation?
4 Ways to Compete with Papa John's Expanded Rewards Program
Members of Papa John’s Rewards Program got a surprise in their inbox today. The loyalty program is expanding, allowing for more instant gratification. Customers can now start spend their rewards at just 10 points, claiming an order of breadsticks or a dessert rather than having to save up for a ...
4 Ways to Compete with Papa John's Expanded Rewards Program
Thr!ve POS Debuts New Mobile App at Pizza Expo
Grapevine, Texas - Your local pizza restaurant’s menu is about to make its way onto your smartphone screen. At the 2017 International Pizza Expo, pizza and delivery restaurant point of sale system Thr!ve debuted their new mobile app that will help bring leading edge pizza technology to clients. The ...
Thr!ve POS Debuts New Mobile App at Pizza Expo
Recap: 2017 Pizza Expo
The 2017 International Pizza Expo has come and gone and, along with the resonating excitement from the World Pizza Games and full bellies from all the delicious samples, attendees are thinking over all the advice and information given at the booths and seminars. Between conversations heard on the ...
Recap: 2017 Pizza Expo
5 Ways a Pizza POS System can Improve Your Pizzeria Sales
A pizza POS system is a great asset for a busy pizzeria. This technology cuts down on the wait time, speeds up ordering and allows operations to run more smoothly. Still doubting a POS system is better than a pen and paper? Consider the ways a pizza POS system can enhance your restaurant: 1. Faster ...
5 Ways a Pizza POS System can Improve Your Pizzeria Sales
4 Items to Consider when Choosing a Pizza POS Provider
If you’re shopping for a new pizza POS system, you know there are options for all price ranges, capabilities and services. How do you know if a pizza POS provider is the right fit for you? Ask these four questions: 1. Do they talk Pizza? Pizza restaurants have specialized operations. If the company ...
4 Items to Consider when Choosing a Pizza POS Provider
Pi Day: A Mathematical Holiday That's All About the Food
Pi Day has been a bit of a math nerd’s ongoing joke. Taking place on March 14 every year (aka 3/14), the holiday is all about the mathematical constant that every kid in geometry class loves to hate. It’s used most often when calculating the circumference of a circle, which means celebrating all ...
Pi Day: A Mathematical Holiday That's All About the Food
The Best Beers to Maximize Your Pizza-Eating Pleasure
Finding a drink that complements your favorite slice of pizza is serious business. Nothing ruins the mood more than taking a bite of cheesy, saucy goodness, only to have the experience washed away by a swig of the wrong beer. But trying to find the perfect match can be daunting. There’s dozens of ...
The Best Beers to Maximize Your Pizza-Eating Pleasure
How to Maximize your Pizza Expo ROI
Whether you're a Pizza Expo veteran, or you're heading to Vegas for your first ever show, Pizza Expo is the premier resource for anyone and everyone in the pizza industry. From pizza dough to pizza technology, ovens to cannolis, the International Pizza Expo brings together over 1,100 vendors and ...
How to Maximize your Pizza Expo ROI
How to Still Enjoy Food During Lent
With Ash Wednesday now upon us, you may have decided to give up some savory, melty deliciousness until Easter. Lent is a time of sacrifice, part of which means giving up meat...but that doesn't mean that you have to give up on good eating. And no, you can put the fish sticks away.  Pizza During ...
How to Still Enjoy Food During Lent