Ideal Software Blog

Should Your Restaurant Take Orders for Food and Drink Online?

Many restaurants offer delivery services to customers living within a certain radius of their restaurant, but this service usually depends upon customers phoning and placing an order with the restaurant.

Read More
 

Why high staff turnover is bad for your restaurant (and how to avoid it)

The restaurant industry is known for high staff turnover, particularly in those establishments where tips and gratuities represent a significant percentage of staff income. Many managers may not regard this as being significant, especially as there is often a ready supply of new …

Read More
 

Take Care Of Your Employees And They Will Take Care Of You

This article was inspired by the reaction of Steve Maresch, owner of The Local Grill, to winning The Wolftrap Steakhouse Championship award for the second year running. Steve walked up to each member of his staff to thank them personally and individually before accepting the award and addressing the media.

In …

Read More
 

Advantages of Running a Loyalty Program in Your Restaurant

The best customer for a restaurant is the repeat customer who comes in to eat on a regular basis, thus becoming a revenue stream rather that a one-time listing on the accounts. Establishing a well-conceived and well-integrated loyalty program can provide you with a critical …

Read More
 

Reducing Waste to Control Restaurant Food Cost

Do you know how many thousands of dollars your business throws away each year? 

A pound of hamburger or head of lettuce may not seem like that much in the short …

Read More
 

5 Simple Marketing Tips to Maximize Profits on Mother’s Day

You already know Mother’s Day is going to be one of the busiest days of the year at your restaurant; after all, long lines and fully booked tables are synonymous with this popular holiday.

Read More
 

How to Make Your Restaurant Stand Out

You’ve got the food, the decor, and the marketing in place. Your restaurant has a solid following but there are still empty seats on a Friday night. Step up your game and make your restaurant stand …

Read More
 

5 Tips to Reduce Staff Turnover in your Restaurant

The process of hiring and training new staff can be both expensive and time-consuming for your restaurant. Reducing staff turnover will allow …

Read More
 

5 Tips for Creating your Ideal Wine List [INFOGRAPHIC]

Offering a wine menu means you must weigh several elements, including your overall concept, your clientele, your food menu, and whether your staff will be able to sell the wine you select. 

Get these elements wrong, and you may be stuck with a …

Read More
 

5 Simple Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in your Restaurant

Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity for you to offer your customers something spectacular. Whilst dining at your establishments on Valentine’s Day why not treat your guests to a …

Read More
 
Copyright © 2014 Ideal Software | Google+
Site Developed and Hosted By Ideal Software