Eat Beat Business http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/19831/more en Restaurants fall short in loyalty programs http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/restaurants-fall-short-loyalty-programs <div class="field-deck"> A new study finds that in the social media era, many restaurants have room to spur much more customer engagement via their loyalty programs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new study finds that in the social media era, many restaurants have room to spur much more customer engagement via their loyalty programs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/restaurants-fall-short-loyalty-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/restaurants-fall-short-loyalty-programs#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing Social Media Wed, 09 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 29831 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to curtail time theft with technology http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-curtail-time-theft-technology <div class="field-byline"> Marc Aptakin </div> <div class="field-deck"> The costs of falsified reporting can add up quickly; technology helps keep employees honest. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The costs of falsified reporting can add up quickly; technology helps keep employees honest.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-curtail-time-theft-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/how-curtail-time-theft-technology#comments Eat Beat Business H.R./Legal Technology Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:52:00 +0000 29861 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock NRA contest puts mixologists in the spotlight http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/nra-contest-puts-mixologists-spotlight <div class="field-deck"> The deadline to enter the annual NRA Show Star of the Bar competition is looming. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The deadline to enter the annual NRA Show Star of the Bar competition is looming.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/nra-contest-puts-mixologists-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/nra-contest-puts-mixologists-spotlight#comments Eat Beat Business Drink Trends Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:48:00 +0000 29851 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Steve Schneider, from NYC&rsquo;s Employees Only, captured the 2013 Star of the Bar title.</p> 7 strategies to control opening costs http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/7-strategies-control-opening-costs <div class="node-body article-body">Careful site selection, space planning and alternative sourcing strategies all pay off when building a new restaurant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/7-strategies-control-opening-costs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/7-strategies-control-opening-costs#comments Eat Beat Business Finance Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 29791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Joey Campanaro: 5 things I can't live without http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/joey-campanaro-5-things-i-cant-live-without <div class="node-body article-body">Esquire claims Campanaro has “the best balls,” and we’re pretty sure it’s talking about his meatball sandwich.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/joey-campanaro-5-things-i-cant-live-without" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/chef-interviews/joey-campanaro-5-things-i-cant-live-without#comments Chef Interviews Eat Beat Business Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 29781 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Foodie tourists flock to chef-owned hotels http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/foodie-tourists-flock-chef-owned-hotels <div class="field-deck"> Owning a restaurant in a hotel is good; owning the hotel in which your restaurant is located is even better. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Owning a restaurant in a hotel is good; owning the hotel in which your restaurant is located is even better.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/foodie-tourists-flock-chef-owned-hotels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/foodie-tourists-flock-chef-owned-hotels#comments Eat Beat Business Consumer Trends Top Chefs Fine dining Restaurants Hotel Foodservice Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:54:00 +0000 29731 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The Epicurean Hotel&#39;s culinary theater.</p> 6 must-haves for a responsive restaurant website http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/6-must-haves-responsive-restaurant-website <div class="field-byline"> Brad Shorr </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Responsive design makes your website user-friendly on all devices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/6-must-haves-responsive-restaurant-website" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/6-must-haves-responsive-restaurant-website#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing Technology Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:35:00 +0000 29721 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 5 ways to spotlight new menu items on social media http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-ways-spotlight-new-menu-items-social-media <div class="field-byline"> Brian Casel </div> <div class="field-deck"> Updating your menu? Use social media to get your audience talking about it. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Updating your menu? Use social media to get your audience talking about it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-ways-spotlight-new-menu-items-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-ways-spotlight-new-menu-items-social-media#comments Eat Beat Business Social Media Wed, 02 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 29641 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock J. Patrick Doyle of Domino's Pizza named 2014 Norman Award winner http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/j-patrick-doyle-dominos-pizza-named-2014-norman-award-winner <div class="node-body article-body">The award honors a restaurant executive who demonstrates extraordinary leadership skills</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/j-patrick-doyle-dominos-pizza-named-2014-norman-award-winner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trends/j-patrick-doyle-dominos-pizza-named-2014-norman-award-winner#comments Eat Beat Business Trends Tue, 01 Apr 2014 14:53:00 +0000 29701 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>J. Patrick Doyle, president and chief executive of Domino&rsquo;s Pizza Inc.</p> Build a better restaurant marketing plan, part 1 http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/build-better-restaurant-marketing-plan-part-1 <div class="node-body blog-body">Tips for communicating your brand message effectively</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/back-basics-restaurant-marketing">Back-to-Basics Restaurant Marketing</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/build-better-restaurant-marketing-plan-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/build-better-restaurant-marketing-plan-part-1#comments Blogs Eat Beat Business Back-to-Basics Restaurant Marketing Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:05:00 +0000 29581 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com