Welcome to the CandyBar blog!

CandyBar is a customer engagement solution for brick-and-mortar retail stores, by the team at ReferralCandy. (Check out the latest features we’ve been coming up with to help you delight your customers!)...

/ September 20, 2017
candybar what to do slow season experts

What Small Businesses can do in the Slow Season: Experts Weigh In

We live in interesting times. Crisis begets innovation, and we asked 9 marketing experts – 8 digital marketers and 1 intrepid business owner – to suggest what marketing tactics small...

/ March 26, 2020
best-restaraunt-logos-candybar-cafe-bar-starbucks-dunkin-subway

26 of the Best Restaurant Logos Examples – And How you can create a great restaurant logo

Looking for a great restaurant logo to match your brand and mouth-watering cuisine? A great logo can help you be unique and stand out against other countless restaurants on food...

/ March 12, 2020

Riff Raff: Successfully juggling business and family

Emma started a business to contribute financially to the family. Starting her own business helped her take better care of her family, as well as other families. Merchant Stories: Real...

/ March 11, 2020

Mula Cake: Starting a Business to Inspire At-Risk Youth

Dexter saw crime in his community getting worse. Starting a successful retail business let him become a positive role model to the youth in his community. Merchant Stories: Real stories...

/ March 4, 2020

Charlie’s Project: Businesswoman chooses son over career

Anna felt torn between taking care of her son Charlie’s special needs, and her job obligations. Starting her own business let her provide for Charlie while always having time for...

/ February 25, 2020
best-restaurant-names-cafe-names-bar-names-candybar-blog

The 115 Best Restaurant Names (+Cafe and Bar Names) to Inspire You

First impressions matter; the name of your restaurant matters a lot. The best restaurant names conjure up images of delicious meals, wonderful ambience and perfect service. Just take a look...

/ January 16, 2020
Frank Body Hotel Pink loyalty program

Why Frank Body’s Hotel Pink Is An Effective Loyalty Program For Customer Retention

Frank Body is an Australian skincare company known for their bold marketing copy and for selling coffee ground scrubs. With a modest starting capital of $5,000 and social marketing strategies,...

/ January 13, 2020

Why Your Restaurant Needs to Be Online Today (and How to Do It in 4 Easy Steps)

Did you know that 86% of consumers use delivery services at least once a month? This amounts to a large number of diners who have switched from going to a restaurant...

/ January 8, 2020
restaurant trends 2020 food trends 2019 - f&b outlets consumer preferences

The Top Restaurant Trends of 2020 (And a Recap Of Food Trends In 2019)

The food industry is constantly changing. For the past year, new trends in the food and beverage industry have popped up like experiential dining, meat blended with plants and home...

/ January 3, 2020

33 Of The Best Restaurant Blogs to Read For Anyone in F&B

Restaurant blogs might have some of the answers you need Let’s face it: Running a restaurant is tough. As an owner, you have to handle every aspect of your business,...

/ December 23, 2019