Category: SMB Tips & Tricks

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10 Bar Promotion Ideas to Boost Sales (Even on Weekdays!)

If you’re looking for bar promotion ideas to bring in more customers and boost sales, you need to figure out where the big spenders are. You’re in luck: we have...

/ October 15, 2018
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Five Ways Your Restaurant POS Can Create Happy Customers and Drive Repeat Sales

This post was shared by our friends at Upserve POS – a restaurant management platform built by restauranteurs. Many new restaurant owners make the mistake of focusing too much on...

/ September 21, 2018
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Checklist: 6 Ways to Use Online Engagement to Deliver A Great Customer Experience for F&B

Your customers are online – you should be too Just like F&B businesses can take on many different forms and styles, there is no single solution to online engagement for...

/ August 23, 2018
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When Loyalty Programs Fail: 6 Pitfalls For You To Avoid (With Examples and Lessons)

Avoid the banana peel of common loyalty program pitfalls Harvard Business Review says that businesses find it 5 to 25 times harder to get a new customer than to keep an existing one....

/ August 8, 2018
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The Anatomy of a Review: What F&B Customers Focus On

Reviews reveal what your customers see; often, the little details you’ve missed Word of mouth marketing has gone digital.These days, online customer reviews work the same way as in-person word...

/ August 6, 2018
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Perk Me Up: How Dunkin’ Donuts Loyalty Program brews fresh loyalty with DD Perks Rewards

Dunkin Donuts loyalty program, DD Perks, is brewing up a storm. In less than three years, DD Perks Rewards has signed up 7.5 million members, slightly larger than the population...

/ July 23, 2018
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3 Ways to Deliver a Fine Dining Experience at your Restaurant or Cafe

A fine dining experience is about more than just the food on the plate. A well-established restaurant is a destination in itself. It’s an attractive dining proposition, even inspirational. Fine dining...

/ July 16, 2018
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Customer Advocacy: Three Ways to Get Customers Talking About You

In the age of online reviews and social media, many F&B owners are left wondering how they can stand out from the crowd and build a loyal customer base. Customer...

/ July 13, 2018

Entrepreneurial Vision – How To Articulate Yours Effectively To Win Over Employees And Customers

Recently, we interviewed dozens of entrepreneurs to put together The Struggle Is Real – a document articulating the unique challenges, struggles and perspectives that business owners have. Several readers have...

/ June 3, 2018

How Selfie Coffee Went Viral With $50 On Marketing

Eddy Chan, the co-founder of Selfie Coffee, is a meek, soft-spoken and humble man. He’s not the most visibly outgoing person, but is nevertheless all about the people. Although his...

/ May 31, 2018