No real surprises in this article from the Missouri Restaurant Association with the way the economy performed between 2007 and 2014. Here are some of the stats from the article
We help multi-unit operators manage consistency across all locations thus increasing guest satisfaction and repeat customers. If you are using a paper based solution know that you can replace it with a digital solution for less cost.
If you are hearing about inconsistency issues from your customers, it’s too late.
Here is what the status quo looks like.
Expensive Paper Binders
A Paper Checklist/Red Book doesn't offer real-time accountability nor can it proactively communicate and bubble up potential issues to your attention. If you are using a paper-based system for shift readiness you are wasting your money. You can get a digital solution for less cost that provides more value.
Crucial Tasks Missed
Because there's no accountability with paper checklists, setup tasks/procedures get missed such as holding temps, clean bathrooms, service stations, etc. Executing these procedures could be the deciding factor whether or not a customer returns.Learn More
Money Left On The Table
When guests don't come back because of a bad experience you get dinged twice. Once, of course, because they never return to spend money and second because rarely is the cost to acquire a customer covered during the first visit. A lot of money gets left on the table by simply not being ready to serve guests at the beginning of the shift.
OpsAnalitica will help you run better restaurants during these 3 Crucial Shift Periods.
With station and managerial set-up checklists, your team will make sure that every little detail is handled. Your food will be safe and tasty and your restaurant will be clean and inviting for guests.
The service period is the show! This is when all your employees are working on revenue-generating activities: selling, making and serving delicious, safe food. You need to be ready to go from the beginning and stay ready throughout the shift or guest satisfaction takes a hit along with sales and profits.Learn More
Here you are resetting for the next service period or you are closing down for the day. If your team doesn't do this correctly, things will get missed that impact the success of the next meal period.
The Solution’s As Easy To Use As Paper
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Daily Shift Readiness Checklists
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Posting health inspection letter grades in the front window or on the door of the restaurant seems to be picking up steam everywhere. California has been doing it for years.
It seems as if quick service and fast casual brands will be relying more on technology to help cut labor costs as drastic minimum wage and health care changes are
I have seen and read a bunch of articles about millennials in the workplace and how to manage them etc. But this is the first I have seen about their
Blue Bell Creamery is being tied to a listeria outbreak. 5 people in Wichita were hospitalized, 3 of them wound up dying due to the foodborne illness. Blue Bell has
Read another article today, kind of a follow up to the Glens Falls article we discussed a week or so ago, about the effects of NY State upping tipped workers’
The article below from the Glens Falls Post-Star showed up in my feed. Glens Falls is a small resort town in the Adirondack mountains in NY. Very heavy summer traffic.
I read this article from NRN, Restaurants find ways to mitigate beef costs (see article below), and here the bullets that I thought were most interesting:
Overall foodservice sales of beef
The good news keeps on rolling in for the restaurant industry. Preliminary figures estimate that 58,700 jobs were added by the restaurant industry in February.
Here are some of the highlights:
This blog isn’t based on a scientific study it is just an observation but where have all the restaurant floor managers gone? I very rarely see restaurant managers in the