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
Pet Shop Instagram Marketing

9 Examples of Instagram Marketing for your Pet Shop

Did you know that brand engagement is three times higher with Instagram Marketing than Facebook? Why? Because we are becoming increasingly visual. Big chunks of text don’t get us to...

/ April 19, 2018

From ‘Maybe’ To ‘Yes’: Building a Digital Media Marketing Strategy That Consistently Converts

Listen, we get it: building a digital media marketing strategy from scratch is anything but easy. As a small business owner, you probably spend most of your day focused on...

/ April 19, 2018
mission juice candybar

100 Of The Most Gorgeous Restaurant Signs To Inspire You

Storefront signages come in a diversity of shapes and designs. Acrylic signs, wooden signs, metal signs, hanging signs, hand-painted signs, lightbox signs, neon signs, 3D signs… The list is endless....

/ April 17, 2018

11 Beautiful Chalkboard Menu Examples From Cafes, Restaurants and More

While we live in an era of digital art, there’s something still very charming and rustic about handlettered chalkboard signs. Looking for some inspiration for your own chalkboard menu or...

/ April 15, 2018
Poppy Flora Studio

Business Lessons From Floral Artisans at Poppy Flora and Nature Studio

Instagram is famous for drool worthy pictures that almost seem like digital paintings – too pretty to exist in real life. Poppy Flora and Nature Studio is an artisan flower...

/ April 12, 2018
How to rock Guerilla marketing with social media for your beauty brands

How to Rock Guerrilla Marketing with Social Media for Your Beauty Brands

What if we tell you that you could spark the interest of thousands, and even millions, of consumers through just one strategy? Hard to believe, isn’t it? It’s possible. Small...

/ April 12, 2018

Digital Media Marketing 101: The Small Business Marketing Blueprint

If you run a small business, you’ve probably heard time and time again how important it is for your business to be on social media. And there’s no getting around...

/ April 10, 2018

150 Amazing Restaurant Website Design Examples

You may think that your restaurant shopfront solely lies at your restaurant front door, but this is not always the case according to a recent survey by Open Table, a...

/ April 3, 2018

5 Common Mistakes Of Unsuccessful Restaurant Franchises (Or Why Franchises Fail)

It is many an entrepreneur’s dream to set up and lead a franchising model towards success. Why wouldn’t it be? Great franchising models mean opportunities for your brand to expand...

/ March 29, 2018

The Guide to Interviewing Top Performers For Your Restaurant Business

Manpower. Among the many challenges of running a food and beverage (F&B) business, this is probably the one that keeps most managers and owners up at night. There’s already the...

/ March 27, 2018