14 Best Restaurant Valentine’s Day Promotions for 5 Customer Types

Valentine’s Day has customers in the mood for love…and the mood to spend a record $3.7 billion on an evening out. But there’s more to February 14th than just dinner. By focusing on 5 customer [...]


13 Mardi Gras Themed Promotions for Bars and Restaurants

Put on your mask. Break out the beads. Laissez les bons temps rouler! That’s French for “let the good times roll” and how you should approach Mardi Gras themed promotions. Also known as Fat [...]


Making Spirits Bright: 25 Christmas Cocktails with Shortcuts

Oh, what fun it is to whip up these 25 irresistible Christmas cocktails for guests! We’ve included “elf shortcuts” to save your bartenders valuable time with premade punches, mixers, and gourmet [...]


Increase Sales with 15 Restaurant Marketing Ideas: 30 Minutes, $30 Each or Less

First of all, you’re busy. But marketing is a must for increasing sales and bringing in guests. What can you do? Take 30 minutes to tackle one of these 15 restaurant marketing ideas. BONUS: Most [...]


DOs and DON’Ts of Facebook Bar Marketing

Marketing your business without Facebook? That’s like making a Manhattan without whiskey. Today, Facebook bar marketing is a must: 4 out of every 5 American adults use Facebook – and 76 percent [...]


18 Scary Good Halloween Cocktails for Your Bar

Break out the spirits. Get ready to scare up big crowds. With these 18 Halloween cocktails, you’ll be the most talked-about local haunt. Prep your drink menu now so you can carve out some of the [...]


The 10 Best Snapchat Restaurant Marketing Tips

Do you want more millennials in your bar or restaurant? If the answer is yes, Snapchat is a must. Over 60 percent of Americans ages 13-34 use this popular instant picture messaging app, and 40 [...]


17 Best Fall Cocktail Recipes

America has “all the feels” for fall. You could look to the nationwide obsession with pumpkin spice lattes and leaf peeping, or the recent survey that shows autumn’s ranking as America’s favorite [...]


Tuesday is the New Friday: 11 Bar Theme Night Ideas

You and your guests have something in common: you both dread empty bars on weeknights. Guests want energy, entertainment, and escape from the midweek slump. You want more business. That’s why we [...]


13 Instagram Marketing Tips for Bars: The Essential DO and DON’T List

Kids these days call Instagram “the Gram.” But it’s not just teens scrolling through the photo-sharing social media platform: nearly 40 percent of all social media users are on Instagram, making [...]