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Food and beverage costs can be your BFFs or your biggest enemies. It’s all in how you calculate ...
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50 Buzzworthy Bar and Restaurant Promotion Ideas to Improve Slow Nights

Great bar and restaurant promotion ideas get people talking – and get guests in the door. These 50 ...
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3 Ways to Attract Top Servers With Better Employer Branding

There is perhaps no harder job in the restaurant than retaining high-calibre wait staff. It’s common for top servers to move from location to location, as newer bars open and inevitably draw large crowds. Plus, as a meaningful portion of restaurant staff tend to be early in their careers, or engaged in contract work, high…

How to Cut Restaurant Costs in 12 Easy Steps

You know keeping your costs under control is important, but sometimes keeping them in check can seem like an impossible task! Take heart—here are 12 clever things you can do to help save money at your bar or restaurant.
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Walk This Way: 12 Secret Strategies to Increase Foot Traffic to Your Restaurant

Restaurant owners are often looking for ways to boost sales by increasing foot traffic. Here are a few simple ideas to get folks through the door in creative, unique and engaging ways.
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How to Pick the Best Beverage Inventory Software (10 Reviews)

Want to streamline your beverage inventory? Here are 10 beverage inventory software products that can help you take out the hassle of this operational task.
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Your Online Menu Matters

What’s in a restaurant menu? It tells your story. It highlights your culinary strengths. It shows off your brand. Here's how to bring it to life online.

15 Creative Bar Promotions (That Increase Midweek Business)

Mix it up. Get creative – and a little crazy – with bar promotion ideas that get people talking…and walking into your place.
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Music Licensing for Bars Made Simple: 5 Steps to Playing it Safe

Music is key to creating a welcoming atmosphere at your bar. Whether you use DJ's, local bands, or streaming services, here are the do's and don'ts you need to keep in mind.
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15 Trendy Summer Cocktail Recipes

New season, new drink list! Use these summer cocktails to revamp your drink menu and keep the party going for customers all summer long.
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Why Satisfied Customers Won’t Lead to a Successful Bar or Restaurant

Satisfied customers are one of the keys to a successful bar or restaurant, but that's just a start. What other aspects should you focus on as well? Read on.

Top 10 POS System Reviews: How to Choose the Best POS for Your Restaurant

Struggling to pick a POS system? We've compiled a list of 10 POS system reviews to help you narrow down the best option for your restaurant.
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