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June 29th, 2020
Restaurant Tech

Reopening Your Restaurant? Here’s Your Digital To-Do List

It’s clear that the COVID-19 pandemic has been devastating for restaurants. Industry sales fell by 26.7% compared to their prior year period between February and March, and by a jaw-dropping…

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June 17th, 2020
How to

How to Set Up Contactless Dining With ChowNow’s Online Ordering

As the restaurant industry continues to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, regulations and recommendations keep changing. Since March of this year, countless restaurateurs have had to immediately close their dining…

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April 16th, 2020
Restaurant Tech

How to Use Instagram’s Food Ordering Tool to Help Your Restaurant’s Sales

With the immense stress that the COVID-19 pandemic has put on the restaurant industry, many businesses and communities have been quick to offer new solutions to help ease the pain.…

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April 15th, 2020
How to
Restaurant Tech

Strategies for Restaurateurs to Adapt, Cope, and Evolve During the COVID-19 Crisis

The past few weeks have been disastrous for the restaurant industry. With COVID-19 prompting a mass shutdown of public life, independent restaurants across the US have seen a rapid decrease…

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March 25th, 2020
Restaurant Tech

Introducing ChowNow’s Free Loyalty Program for Restaurants: Loyal Local

With the COVID-19 pandemic causing so many restaurants to close their dining rooms, lay off staff, and shut down all together, there’s a new urgency to ChowNow’s mission of helping…

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February 11th, 2020
Restaurant Tech

Why Prices on Grubhub Just Skyrocketed

If you’ve taken a look at Grubhub’s app lately, you may have noticed an immense amount of new restaurants available for online ordering. After all, the delivery giant more than…

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January 17th, 2020
Client Story
Restaurant Tech

Opening up a restaurant? Don’t miss this essential ingredient.

Opening a new restaurant is an enormous undertaking. Whether it’s your very first concept or your twentieth, restaurant startup costs and logistics can be overwhelming (to say the least). As…

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December 30th, 2019
Client Spotlight
How to

Menu Optimization: 3 Real-Life Restaurant Success Stories

Here on the ChowNow blog, we’ve been talking a lot about the importance of digital menus and tactics for menu optimization lately. A well-designed digital menu makes a huge difference…

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November 13th, 2019
How to
Online Ordering System
Restaurant Tech

Grow Restaurant Holiday Sales & Get Ready for the New Year With Online Ordering

It’s no secret that the holidays are a hectic time for many restaurants. Saturdays in December are statistically the busiest days for all types of independent restaurants across the country,…

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November 11th, 2019
Restaurant Tech

Waitr’s Recent Struggles Expose the Instability of Commission-Based Delivery Apps

Waitr is one of the many third-party delivery marketplaces that’s been in the news lately for less than flattering reasons. The Lake Charles, Louisiana-based online ordering and delivery app saw…

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