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May 2nd, 2019
Mobile
Online Ordering System
Restaurant Tech

Why Custom Restaurant Mobile Apps Are the New Normal

Just a few years ago, custom restaurant mobile apps may have seemed like a novelty, but today, they’re an indispensable part of a successful concept’s toolkit. With online ordering growing…

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May 1st, 2019
Online Ordering System
Restaurant Tech

The Truth About Free Online Ordering Systems for Restaurants

Restaurants have notoriously thin margins—the average net profit for full-service establishments is currently at a relative high of 6.1%. It makes perfect sense for restaurateurs to attempt to cut costs…

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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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