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The Only Beverage and Food Cost Formula
You Need

Food and beverage costs can be your BFFs or you 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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How to Reward Restaurant Staff:
13 Creative Ideas

With the right rewards system, you can make your employees feel valued and essential, which will make them want to keep working for you. Read on to learn a few creative ways to reward your employees for outstanding service.
reward restaurant staff

How to Buy Local Ingredients for Your Restaurant (11 Best Sources)

From cost savings to competitive advantages, restaurants are enjoying bottom line benefits – just for going local. This is one bandwagon worth jumping on…ASAP.
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How to Increase Beverage Sales at Your Bar in 7 Days

If your guests are getting by with ordering “just water” every time they come in, you’re missing out on some valuable sales. Read on to learn a few tips to increase your bar’s beverage sales.
beverage sales

Spring Cocktail Recipes (32 Fresh Ideas)

This season, give guests a reason to spring into your bar or restaurant. Just bring a little fresh air to your drink list! Use these 32 spring cocktail recipes for inspiration.
spring cocktail recipes

The Ultimate Restaurant Salary Guide (Average Pay for 11 Positions)

Hiring new employees? Check out our comprehensive guide of restaurant salaries for front-of-house and back-of-house positions. From bartenders to line cooks, we've got you covered.
restaurant salaries

Upselling Tips from A to Z: 26 Phrases Servers Say for Bigger Sales

There's a key to bigger bar and restaurant sales: upselling. Here are 26 upselling tips and phrases servers can use to increase your customers' check size.
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Unique April Holiday Promotions to Boost Sales (17 Ideas)

Revamp your marketing plan with these April holiday promotions that'll bring some new food, drinks, and entertainment to your bar or restaurant.
april holiday promotions

Best Practices for Inventory Management for Bars & Restaurants

Take control of your inventory management with these best practices for bars and restaurants. From operational techniques to new technology, we've got you covered.
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5 Benefits of Bar Tablets (Hint: Upsell on Autopilot)

In the bar and restaurant biz, everyone is looking for a competitive advantage. Some in-the-know venues are getting “the edge” with bar tablets.
bar tablets

The Sports Bar Marketing Playbook (15 Best Kept Secrets)

You’ve got the game on, a winning menu, and an all-star lineup of servers and bartenders. To see fans rush into your place, put these 15 insider sports bar marketing tactics into play.
sports bar marketing