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Restaurant Menu Modification: How Flexibility is Crucial to Survive COVID-19

April 28, 2020

Social distancing guidelines and stay-at-home restrictions during the COVID-19 outbreak make it necessary for restaurants to innovate. Online ordering and delivery, already growing in popularity, are now keeping the restaurant ind...

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Why You Should Offer Restaurant Curbside Pickup

April 21, 2020

Businesses and consumers everywhere are having to adjust to “new normals” in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. But even with social distancing and the implications of spending less time on the go and more time at home, consumers st...

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How to Set Up and Train Your Staff to Optimize Restaurant Delivery During COVID-19

April 14, 2020

With  the COVID-19 pandemic causing restaurants in most areas to close in-house dining facilities, choosing to add online ordering and delivery has become critical for business survival. Third-party and/or on-demand delivery servi...

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How to Set Up Online Ordering for Restaurants: A Crucial Component During COVID-19

April 7, 2020

Even before the coronavirus pandemic, online ordering was already a huge and lucrative opportunity for restaurants, with over half of restaurant spending projected to take place off-premise in 2020. Now, the COVID-19 outbreak has ...

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How Restaurants Can Identify Savings Opportunities to Maximize Profits During the COVID-19 Pandemic

March 31, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit many industries hard, particularly the socially-oriented ones such as restaurant dining. The urgent need for social distancing to avoid spreading the virus is driving people to stay home and causing m...

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Four Restaurant Marketing Strategies That Will Open New Doors During COVID-19

March 24, 2020

The current Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is having a major impact on all sectors of public life. The need for social distancing to slow the spread of the coronavirus has led to voluntary and mandatory shutdowns in many industri...

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How Restaurants Can Diversify to Account for Unexpected and Sudden Changes in Consumer Behavior

March 17, 2020

In the restaurant business, sometimes unpredictable events can occur that disrupt everyday life. Things like pandemics, natural disasters, and other types of crises can turn everything on its head and present significant and unfor...

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How 2020 Restaurant Trends are Transforming the Way Pizzerias Operate

March 10, 2020

Ever since the first U.S. pizzeria opened in Manhattan in 1905, customer preferences—both in the pizzas themselves and how they’re obtained—have continually evolved. By the 1940s, pizzerias were opening all over the country, thank...

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5 Tips for Training and Maintaining High-Performing Restaurant Employees

March 3, 2020

Keep these 5 “Rs” in mind to help reduce staff turnover I was leaving a restaurant recently and noticed a reserved parking spot right in front with a sign that read “Reserved for Employee of the Month.” An employee parked her car ...

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