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February 19th, 2019
Online Ordering System
Restaurant Tech

How Marketplaces Are Eating Away at Your Restaurant’s Bottom Line

On the surface, third-party marketplace online ordering platforms like Postmates, Grubhub, and Uber Eats may seem like a smart choice for your restaurant. After all, it pays to have online…

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January 4th, 2019
How to

Tutorial: How to Enroll Your Restaurant in ChowNow’s Apple Developer Program (Canada)

Eager to establish a stronger connection with your customers and increase repeat orders? Get your very own branded mobile app to put your menu in their hands, wherever they are.…

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July 11th, 2018
How to
Online Ordering System

5 Ways to Win Back Your Restaurant’s Customers from Grubhub

Third-party delivery marketplaces like Uber Eats and Grubhub are eroding restaurants’ profits and customer relationships. They take hefty commissions from each and every order a restaurant receives through their platforms,…

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July 10th, 2018
How to
Marketing
Restaurant Tech

The Do’s and Don’ts of Running Restaurant Promotions

We know that saving money is the #1 concern for restaurant owners and managers everywhere. Facing notoriously low profit margins, it’s easy to shy away from the idea of selling…

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July 9th, 2018
How to

Tutorial: How to Enroll in ChowNow’s Apple Developer Program

Eager to establish a stronger connection with your customers and increase repeat orders? Get your very own branded mobile app to put your menu in their hands, wherever they are.…

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July 8th, 2018
How to

3 Effective Ways to Reduce Restaurant Employee Turnover

The service industry has a special gravitational pull for many: it’s a great way to make money while pursuing other interests, engage a passion for people, and refine beneficial skills…

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June 12th, 2018
Restaurant Tech

Increase Engagement Online with Restaurant Messaging Tools

The way that people communicate with each other has changed dramatically over the last decade, with a recent report showing that the average American spends 26 minutes each day texting…

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June 6th, 2018
How to
Marketing

Top Menu Ideas: How to Create a Secret Menu in 5 Easy Steps

Among all the menu ideas out there, there’s something about the thrill of “secret menus” at restaurants that people just can’t seem to resist. From In-N-Out’s animal-style everything, to Starbucks’…

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June 3rd, 2018
Marketing
Restaurant Tech
Social Media

Instagram for Restaurants: Maximize Your Success

At well over 500 million active users and rolling out new features on the reg (business analytics, Instagram Stories, live video, and Start Order), Instagram’s audience eclipses that of Twitter,…

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May 4th, 2018
Online Ordering System

Don’t Let Delivery Companies Take Advantage of Your Restaurant

Running a restaurant is tough. It requires long hours and margins are thin, but you do it because you love it. You do it because you have a special experience…

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