Technology http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6754/more en 7 ways to strengthen mobile promotions http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/7-ways-strengthen-mobile-promotions <div class="field-byline"> Daniel Dreymann </div> <div class="field-deck"> Target the right audience, strategic discounts and other practices make for a more effective campaign. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Whether you are contemplating a mobile promotion for the first time or you’re a veteran, there are certain good practices that you should keep in mind. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/7-ways-strengthen-mobile-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/7-ways-strengthen-mobile-promotions#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing How To Technology Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:58:00 +0000 38721 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Amazon, Uber enter restaurant delivery fray http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/amazon-uber-enter-restaurant-delivery-fray <div class="field-deck"> The market for restaurant takeout and delivery meals holds so much promise that tech titans are hustling to get involved. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tech titans are hustling to get involved in the restaurant delivery game.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/amazon-uber-enter-restaurant-delivery-fray" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/amazon-uber-enter-restaurant-delivery-fray#comments Eat Beat Business Operations Technology Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:01:00 +0000 38481 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Dinner by drone supplies a wow factor http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/dinner-drone-supplies-wow-factor <div class="field-deck"> Flying robots are on track to start delivering food and drinks to restaurant patrons by the end of 2015, while TGI Fridays' “mistletoe drone” already delivers a big surprise to its U.K. customers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Flying robots are on track to start delivering food and drinks to restaurant patrons by the end of 2015, while TGI Fridays' “mistletoe drone” already delivers a big surprise to its UK customers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/dinner-drone-supplies-wow-factor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/dinner-drone-supplies-wow-factor#comments Eat Beat Business Operations Technology Tue, 02 Dec 2014 16:42:00 +0000 38181 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Chicago operator mines customer data to drive profits, growth http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/chicago-operator-mines-customer-data-drive-profits-growth <div class="field-deck"> Four Corners Tavern Group uses the data to target repeat guests and help build a loyalty program. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Four Corners Tavern Group uses the data to target repeat guests and help build a loyalty program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/chicago-operator-mines-customer-data-drive-profits-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/chicago-operator-mines-customer-data-drive-profits-growth#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business How To Operations Bars & Taverns Technology Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:37:00 +0000 37761 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: Are tech-savvy diners getting too much information? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/trendinista-are-tech-savvy-diners-getting-too-much-information <div class="field-deck"> Digital tools that provide up-to-the-minute data on dining room occupancy may require careful handling by full-service restaurant operators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New apps give guests a heads up on how busy a restaurant is before they arrive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/trendinista-are-tech-savvy-diners-getting-too-much-information" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/trendinista-are-tech-savvy-diners-getting-too-much-information#comments Eat Beat Trendinista Consumer Trends How To Technology Fri, 14 Nov 2014 22:00:00 +0000 37671 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: Technology at the table http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-technology-table <div class="field-deck"> If you haven’t explored mobile payment options yet, be warned. Diners say they want easier ways to pay the tab with their phone. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If you haven’t addressed mobile payment options yet, be warned. Diners are going to be requesting—and expecting—easier ways to pay the tab with their phone.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-technology-table" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-technology-table#comments Eat Beat Trendinista Consumer Trends Technology Mon, 03 Nov 2014 16:21:00 +0000 37171 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Consortium fires next shot in mobile payment wars http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/consortium-fires-next-shot-mobile-payment-wars <div class="field-deck"> Forget Apple Pay, says a new mobile payment solution provider whose system lets restaurant operators avoid paying credit card fees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forget Apple Pay, says a new mobile payment solution provider whose system lets restaurant operators avoid paying credit card fees. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/consortium-fires-next-shot-mobile-payment-wars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/consortium-fires-next-shot-mobile-payment-wars#comments Eat Beat Business Consumer Trends Technology Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:49:00 +0000 37081 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Study: Restaurant guests ready to embrace mobile payments http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/study-restaurant-guests-ready-embrace-mobile-payments <div class="field-deck"> 5 things you need to know now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">5 things you need to know now</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/study-restaurant-guests-ready-embrace-mobile-payments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/study-restaurant-guests-ready-embrace-mobile-payments#comments Eat Beat Business Consumer Trends Technology Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:05:00 +0000 36721 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Will Apple Pay change the future of mobile payments? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/will-apple-pay-change-future-mobile-payments <div class="field-byline"> Megan Rowe </div> <div class="field-deck"> 5 things you need to know now </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The mobile payment system Apple Pay debuts this week</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/will-apple-pay-change-future-mobile-payments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/will-apple-pay-change-future-mobile-payments#comments 5 Things You Need to Know Now Eat Beat Technology Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:31:00 +0000 36541 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Full-service restaurants struggle with mobile http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/full-service-restaurants-struggle-mobile <div class="node-body article-body">The move to responsive design is killing mobile website load times, according to a study conducted by The Search Agency.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/full-service-restaurants-struggle-mobile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/full-service-restaurants-struggle-mobile#comments Eat Beat Consumer Trends Operations Technology Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:11:00 +0000 35671 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com