Equipment http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Study: Open kitchens boost restaurants' bottom line http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/study-open-kitchens-boost-restaurants-bottom-line <div class="field-deck"> Customer satisfaction and employee productivity rise if patrons and cooks can see one another in restaurants. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Customer satisfaction and employee productivity rise if patrons and cooks can see one another in restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/study-open-kitchens-boost-restaurants-bottom-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/study-open-kitchens-boost-restaurants-bottom-line#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business Equipment Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:31:00 +0000 37751 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Buying worktables and sinks for your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/buying-worktables-and-sinks-your-restaurant <div class="node-body article-body">Tables and sinks are not the sexiest things you’ll buy, but they are vital to the efficiency and profitability of any restaurant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/buying-worktables-and-sinks-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/buying-worktables-and-sinks-your-restaurant#comments Eat Beat Business Equipment Gated Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:27:00 +0000 36261 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock These mixologists are machines http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/these-mixologists-are-machines <div class="field-deck"> Bartending robots have progressed from futuristic fantasies to working prototypes to real-world installations. Interested operators can even buy one online. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No actual humans work behind the Bionic Bar on Quantum of the Seas, a new cruise ship. Instead, guests place drink orders via tablets and then watch as robotic bartenders mix their cocktails.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/these-mixologists-are-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/these-mixologists-are-machines#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business Equipment Beverages Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:00:00 +0000 34791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <div> No humans work behind the Bionic Bar on Quantum of the Seas, Royal Caribbean&rsquo;s new ship.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> How to buy small prep equipment for your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-small-prep-equipment-your-restaurant <div class="node-body article-body">What you need to know to slice it, chop it and dice it</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-small-prep-equipment-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-small-prep-equipment-your-restaurant#comments Eat Beat Business Equipment Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 34371 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Sure, you may have great knife skills, but they can&rsquo;&rsquo;t compare to the speed and efficiency of a good sllicer machine.</p> PJPhoto69/Thinkstock The Melt’s Smart Box delivery system: Game changer? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/melt-s-smart-box-delivery-system-game-changer <div class="field-deck"> The fast casual chain’s out-of-the-box thinking should boost its off-site catering business. It could wind up doing the same for other operators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The fast casual chain’s out-of-the-box thinking should boost its off-site catering business. It could wind up doing the same for other operators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/melt-s-smart-box-delivery-system-game-changer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/melt-s-smart-box-delivery-system-game-changer#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business Equipment Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0000 34151 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Technology keeps food trucks rolling http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/technology-keeps-food-trucks-rolling <div class="field-deck"> While food trucks may look like a stripped down version of a restaurant, they rely on similar—and often more advanced—technology to streamline operations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While food trucks may look like a stripped down version of a restaurant, they rely on similar—and often more advanced—technology to streamline operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/technology-keeps-food-trucks-rolling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/technology-keeps-food-trucks-rolling#comments Eat Beat Business Equipment Owner Interviews Food Trends How To Food Trucks Technology Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:08:00 +0000 33841 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>&ldquo;Worrying about whether your POS system works shouldn&rsquo;t be part of your day,&rdquo; says Max Crespo, owner of nine Neapolitan Express food trucks.</p> Competition bubbling up in grilled cheese space http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/competition-bubbling-grilled-cheese-space <div class="field-deck"> If the trend continues, these five concepts will soon be competing for space on a crowded block. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If the trend continues, these five grilled cheese concepts will soon be competing for space on a crowded block.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/competition-bubbling-grilled-cheese-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/competition-bubbling-grilled-cheese-space#comments Eat Beat Equipment Owner Interviews Food Trends Featured Operators Growth Marketing Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:30:00 +0000 33491 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Grilled cheese is a &quot;simple, memorable food that, when done right, is magical.&quot;</p> Pay-at-the-table tech: Game-changer or gadget? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/pay-table-tech-game-changer-or-gadget <div class="field-deck"> New research may help owners decide whether customer-facing payment technologies—seemingly destined to be the next big thing in restaurants—are a smart investment for their operation. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How pay-at-the-table technology is impacting restaurants</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/pay-table-tech-game-changer-or-gadget" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/pay-table-tech-game-changer-or-gadget#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business Equipment Consumer Trends Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:21:00 +0000 33221 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to buy a restaurant fryer http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-restaurant-fryer <div class="field-deck"> If you’re in the market for a fryer, here are some things to consider before you buy. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you’re in the market for a fryer, here are some things to consider before you buy.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-restaurant-fryer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-restaurant-fryer#comments Eat Beat Business Equipment How To Mon, 30 Jun 2014 14:00:00 +0000 32571 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 6 ways to improve POS security http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/6-ways-improve-pos-security <div class="field-byline"> By Jared Isaacman </div> <div class="field-deck"> Restaurants are a popular target for data thieves. 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