How to Choose a Point of Sale for University Dining Locations

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Millennials have grown up with technology and convenience. Why should they expect anything else when it comes to university diners, cafeterias, or restaurants? Whether it’s a cafe or university club restaurant, the Point of Sales needs for college campuses need to cater to the needs of today’s students. It can be a complex environment. With multiple locations, a POS for university diners needs to handle diverse menus for different cultures, different nutritional needs for students, …

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Online Ordering – Why Restaurants Should Start Now

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No one can deny that smart phones have changed the way we do just about everything. Smart phones have replaced many of the devices that used to play a major role in our lives. Some examples of these devices are cameras, iPods, and even computers to a certain extent. These powerful, pocket-sized devices have even changed the way that we order food, which is why most restaurants are rushing to establish their online ordering solution. …

New Tax Law affects Restaurant Owners

What Restaurant Owners Need to Know about the New Tax Law

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The new tax bill that finally passed in December provides a number of extensions for various existing tax breaks for restaurant & bar owners. Here are some of the most important points you need to know about the impacts the tax bill will have on your bottom line when it comes time to file. Write-Offs for Expansion Proprietors of restaurants and franchise owners who either open a new establishment or upgrade existing equipment will be …

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Toast vs Linga | An Alternative to Toast POS

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Looking for an Alternative to Toast POS? If you are considering Toast POS for your restaurant, and would like to have more features out of the box, less add-on charges, and better pricing and terms, take a look at the iPad point of sale system, Linga POS. Designed for all types of restaurants, from full service to pizzerias, Linga really shines as the premier tablet-based Point of Sale system for quick service restaurants (QSR). Linga POS is a global product with installations in over two …

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How to Open a Taqueria

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Tacos and burritos are inexpensive, portable and well-loved by just about everyone. If you are looking to start your own QSR, a taqueria may be the perfect fit for you. Here is a simple guide to opening a taqueria in your area. A Quick Guide to Opening a Taqueria 1. Decide if you are going to serve authentic food or unique recipes. There are advantages for both options, but making the decision early in your …

Reasons restaurants should consider switching to an iPad-based POS system

iPad POS Benefits

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POS systems have evolved tremendously over the years. Most restaurants are no longer using just a cash register to manage their sales and operations. It is more effective to use a complete POS system that also incorporates such features as customer loyalty programs, inventory management, and KDS integration. An iPad-based POS system makes managing these features easier than ever. They are designed to simplify restaurant management, increase efficiency, and allow staff more time with customers. …

How to prepare your restaurant for the holiday season

How To Prepare Your Restaurant For The Holiday Season

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The holiday season is quickly approaching. People are not just loosening their belts when it comes to food, but also their wallets. It’s the perfect time for restaurants to capitalize as the go-to place for customers to celebrate. Planning is the difference between the holiday season being a lost opportunity versus one filled with engaged customers, more referrals, and increased revenues. Here are some ideas to consider 1. Gift Cards Let your customers give the …

Restaurant POS vs. Retail POS

Restaurant vs. Retail POS Systems

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In the market for a POS system for your restaurant? There is a lot of options on the market right now. One of the biggest mistakes restaurant owners make is going with a system that is more retail specific rather than restaurant. The National Restaurant Association says that point of sale systems are one of the most critical business tools for restaurant operators. It’s a system you will use every day, which you will eventually …

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Restaurant Seating Layout – What are the Secrets?

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Having a successful restaurant seating layout is crucial for the success of your business. Your seating layout can influence every aspect of your restaurant, from profitability to the overall customer experience. It used to be that sitting near the kitchen was not an ideal experience for consumers. They hated the heat, noise, and wanted a more private dining experience. Today, it’s the complete opposite, and customers want to experience the culinary action. According to research …

How to choose a Pizza POS System

How to Choose a Pizza POS System

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Not all food industries are created equal. The pizza industry is one of the most cut throat and competitive industries today. As the typical food customer has evolved, so has the pizza industry. According to Technoomic, pizza is trending at its highest level in the past four years. Think about the rise in Fast Casual establishments and how the millennial generation has influenced businesses. For god’s sake, even Dominos is offering salad options. Did you …

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Fourth of July Restaurant Event Ideas

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It’s almost the Fourth of July, and do you know what that means? That means anyone and everyone is coming out of the shadows to participate in the festivities. People across the United States celebrate freedom and independence for their country. It’s one of the most popular holidays during the summertime, and people use it as every excuse to be outside and enjoying the warm weather. As a restaurant owner, it can be a great …

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Mobile Payments: The Evolution

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Let’s face it, accepting only cash or traditional payment methods these days is whack. People hate the mess and the time constraint. Mobile payments like Apple, Samsung, and Android pay is what’s hot right now for customers and it’s not going anywhere anytime soon. If you have ever used mobile pay then you know it makes things easier. Our phones do a lot of other things for us, why not this? According to research done …