If recent consumer trends are any indication, it’s only going to be more and more common that customers at your restaurant will request substitutions to the menu items they order. Be it allergies, intolerances, diet restrictions or just individual preference, the list of possible substitution requests is nearly endless – while the opportunity to prepare … Continued

Can food waste make or break your restaurant business? It most certainly can. When you throw away food, you’re effectively throwing away money which can severely impact your bottom line. What you need is an efficient way to prevent food spoilage from happening in your restaurant by taking control of your inventory. Here are some … Continued

How you manage your inventory can make or break your business. Effective inventory management control requires that your restaurant accurately tracks inventory stocks to make the appropriate purchasing decisions and to obtain stock at the optimal level of demand. If you’ve been side-sweeping your inventory management, here are five inventory control basics you might be … Continued

There are more reasons than one for why businesses don’t succeed. For a majority of failed restaurant businesses, they blame poor management and inventory practices as their demise. To ensure your business doesn’t suffer the same fate, check out these common bad inventory practices and what you can do to avoid them. Using Excel To … Continued

When you own a restaurant you never want to run out of food, but you also never want to have too much inventory. Having the right amount of stock on hand is crucial to maintaining your bottom line and driving profit. Keeping a large amount of inventory on hand can cost you more than just … Continued

Tracking inventory is more of an art than anything. It takes careful selection, forecasting, and elaborate planning to ensure that the right amounts are ordered, and the inventory of these items are properly tracked. Without a proper inventory tracking system in place, there are just too many opportunities for miscounts in storage, along with order … 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

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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The bar and lounge business can be very exciting and gratifying. You provide the backdrop for your customers as they come in to catch-up with old friends and to celebrate milestones in their lives, whether it’s birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, and more. On the other hand, there are many factors you need to control as a … Continued