Without having a strategy in place to maximize profits, your business has little chance of success. It’s crucial to learn the techniques that attract customers to your business, along with employing the correct tactics to keep them coming back for more. If you’ve been looking for some fresh ideas for your business, check out our … Continued

Looking for a way to save money on wasted inventory for your fine dining establishment? Inventory management software can help. Designed to help solve all of your inventory challenges and keep your costs under control, inventory management software is proven to reduce food waste and any unexpected shortages. The software provides an efficient way for … Continued

Starting a catering business can be an excellent way to own your own company in the foodservice industry without running a full restaurant. It allows you to have a more flexible calendar based around when you have orders or events. Unlike restaurants, you will also know what your profits will be from week to week. … Continued

One of the hardest things to master when you own a bar is setting drink prices. Finding the sweet spot where you can make profits and still drive sales is important. You definitely don’t want to be the bar that is too expensive and always empty or too cheap and losing money. So, how do … Continued

Are You Making Purchasing Mistakes?

Purchasing includes much more than just buying the products that you need for your restaurant. It includes determining the product grade and quantities, choosing the right supplier, and negotiating a price, among other responsibilities. Making the right decision is crucial as it can really affect your profit margins. If you’re not sure if you’re making … Continued

Inventory Management Software Mobile

TracRite Software President Jeff Hands has been asked for his input on the key important features of inventory management systems for Camcode’s blog. Also an experienced restaurateur, Jeff has pulled valuable insights from his experience of helping hospitality and restaurant owners for over 20 years to create a thoroughly informed response. Read this piece to … Continued

5 Common Causes of Storage Losses

  In the restaurant business, proper food storage is crucial for any business to be successful. And the freshness of the products is solely determined by how well the storage of these are maintained and monitored. But often, a large amount of food never makes it from storage onto the plates. These storage losses cost … Continued

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Jeff Hands, Optimum Control’s President, is delighted to announce that he has been featured on Flarrio.com. Jeff was asked to share his insights on technology’s continual evolution and enhanced application in the food service industry. Inspired by his deep well of knowledge about TracRite Software’s programs and the importance of networking infrastructure upgrades in an … Continued

What is Cutting into Your Restaurant Profit?

One of the biggest misconceptions that many restaurant owners have is that delicious food and a nice setting will be enough to allow their business to flourish. Although those two ingredients are crucial, if you don’t take control of expenses, or figure out what is cutting into your profits, you could end up bankrupt in … Continued

How to Rein in Food Costs

Food costs can make or break a restaurant business. If owners are not up-to-date on their inventory, supplier pricing, and waste management, they can experience significant cuts to their profit margins. If your business needs more help to manage expenses, here we outline five things you can start doing today to rein in your food … Continued

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