Email Marketing for Restaurants

How to Attract Customers to My Restaurant Through Email Marketing

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change the landscape of the restaurant industry, restaurant marketing is more important than ever. In today’s blog, we discuss how to attract customers to your restaurant through email marketing. What is Email Marketing? Email marketing is any direct marketing effort that uses email to […]
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The Best Brewery Events & Promotion Ideas to Increase Sales

Restaurants and breweries across the country are struggling as a direct result of the COVID-19 pandemic. That said, innovation and promotion is key to survival, and if you’re a brewery looking for creative ways to grow your customer base during and after the threat of the coronavirus is over, you’ll […]
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Local SEO for Restaurants: How to Rank for “Near Me” Searches

We’ve all be there. You’re out and about, wondering where to eat dinner. You don’t want to go far, but you also don’t know what restaurants are nearby. So, you pull out your smartphone, type in “restaurants near me” and wait to see what pops up. If you’ve ever found […]
Restaurant Marketing Trends

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 […]

Restaurant Cookbooks: Should Your Restaurant Have One?

From Toro Bravo and Pok Pok to Kachka and Tasty, plenty of Portland restaurants feature their own restaurant cookbooks. Whether you’ve been approached by a publisher or are considering reaching out for a cookbook deal, you’ll want to carefully weigh your decision before creating your own restaurant cookbook. Things to […]
Restaurant Branded Merchandise

How to Create Branded Merchandise Your Customers Will Actually Want To Have

Especially if you’re located in an area dense with competing restaurants, restaurant marketing can make or break your business. There are plenty of ways to promote your restaurant, ranging anywhere from TV commercials and billboards to loyalty programs and coupon marketing. One new and exciting trend in restaurant marketing is […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Marketing Your Restaurant With Coupons

When you think of restaurant marketing, coupons might not be the first thing that comes to mind, but if used thoughtfully, coupons and special offers can be a great marketing strategy to help promote your restaurant. Here’s what you need to know about coupon marketing. When Should You Use Coupon […]
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The Secret To Making A Secret Menu Work

Secret menus are all over Portland. Dutch Bros has one. Pip’s Original Donuts has one. Kenny and Zukes Delicatessen has one. And, here’s why you should have one: No news spreads faster than a secret. People love sharing a good secret with their friends and everyone loves feeling like they […]
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Not Offering Delivery? Here are 3 Food Delivery Statistics That Might Change Your Mind

For many years, delivery has been synonymous with pizza. That’s not the case anymore. With the increase in demand over the last 10 years for more delievery options, restaurants around the country have been entering the delivery market at an incredible rate. Third-party food delivery services like GrubHub, Postmates, and […]

5 Grand Opening Ideas for Your New Restaurant

You only get one chance to open your new restaurant, so it’s important to do it right. The impression you make during the grand opening event will last, whether it’s good or bad. To help make sure it’s a good first impression, read these grand opening ideas for restaurants before […]