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3 Overhead Cost Reduction Strategies for Your Restaurant

Overhead costs got you down? These overhead cost reduction strategies can help you increase your restaurant’s profitability! What is Overhead Cost? In general, overhead cost refers to any ongoing expenses that come with running a business, including everything from rent and utilities to advertising costs and your employees’ salaries. Overhead […]
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How to Grow Your Restaurant’s Takeout Business

Takeout business is becoming an incredibly important part of a restaurant’s success or failure. According to the National Restaurant Association, one-third of consumers say that purchasing restaurant takeout is an essential part of their lifestyle. In fact, nearly half of all adults and over 60-percent of millennials use the availability […]
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Restaurant Trends 2020: How Mom and Pop Restaurants Can Thrive

When you own a restaurant, it’s important to keep up-to-date on the different restaurant trends that are dominating the market. Whether it’s food trends, dessert trends, or more general restaurant trends, incorporating what’s popular can help your business thrive. That said, not every trend will make sense for your restaurant. […]

Tips for Starting a Food Truck Business

Thinking about starting a food truck business? In the early stages of getting your truck up and running? These tips for starting a food truck business could mean the difference between failing and succeeding!

Holiday Menu Ideas: Our Favorite Holiday Recipes for Your Restaurant

From Thanksgiving and Christmas to Hanukkah and New Year’s, there are plenty of opportunities to capitalize on some delicious holiday menu ideas for your restaurant. These holiday recipes could help you round out your seasonal menu and entice customers during the holiday season! Holiday Appetizers Restaurant appetizers are great for […]
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4 Restaurant Marketing Ideas & Trends You Shouldn’t Ignore

Restaurant saturation continues to be a problem in the industry, so it’s more important than ever to make your restaurant stand out from the crowd. These restaurant marketing ideas and trends will help keep your restaurant profitable for years to come! WiFi Marketing While email marketing has been around for […]
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What You Need to Know About Ghost Kitchens

Even if you haven’t heard the term ghost kitchen, you may have heard the concept referred to by one of its alternative names. Otherwise known as virtual restaurants or cloud kitchens, ghost kitchens are an evolution of the restaurant model that is designed primarily for delivery or catering rather than […]
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Restaurant Trend Alert: All-Day Breakfast Menu Items

Does your menu take advantage of popular restaurant trends? If not, you may be missing out on opportunities to keep your diners happy and coming back for more. Here’s what you need to know about adding all-day breakfast items to your restaurant menu. The All-Day Breakfast Menu Trend You Can’t […]
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How to Improve School Lunches Without Breaking the Bank

Wondering how to improve school lunches so students are happier, healthier, and more adventurous eaters? Try these ideas! Install a Salad Bar One low-stress way to improve school lunches is to install salad bars in school cafeterias. Not only do salad bars increase consumption of fruits and vegetables in schools, […]

How to Reduce Food Waste in Restaurants

Reducing food waste isn’t just great for your bottom line, it can also help with your reputation. In fact, a recent study showed that over 72% of U.S. diners care about how food waste is handled at the restaurants they frequent. Here’s how to reduce food waste in your restaurant.