Want to make more profit from your dine-in service? Turn tables faster. Dine-in profit gains tend to be proportional to improvements in table turnover. When speed of service improves the guest experience, everyone wins. Continue reading for a new Restaurant Operations Series article on using visual indicators at the point of sale to manage dine-in service performance.
With the cost of fuel and insurance, most pizza and delivery operations today charge delivery fees to offset costs, and most find that customers are willing to pay the extra charge to continue enjoying the convenience of home delivery. Setting fees appropriately however, can be challenging. In the new release of SpeedLine 7, defining zones to set delivery fees accurately is easier than ever. Continue reading for best practices in defining zones and setting delivery fees.
For many years, one of the key advantages of the largest pizza and delivery chains over smaller multi-unit companies was their IT expertise. Enterprise data warehousing, central administration, and analytics helped these larger companies scale their business operations and manage rapid growth. Today, the best pizza point of sale providers are equipping chains of all sizes with enterprise reporting and management tools that help them react to market shifts and competitive situations with a new agility. Read on for another On Point favorite, Enterprise POS Drives Restaurant Profitability.
For more than 80 percent of pizzerias, pizza and delivery go hand in hand. That means one of the challenges pizzeria owners and operators face every day is overseeing drivers and deliveries. Are you getting deliveries to customers on time? Continue reading for a new delivery operations technology field guide—Driving Delivery: A POS Technology Guide.
In a world where there are soon to be more smart phones than people, mapping and navigation apps are an everyday part of our lives. We’re finding new ways to understand the world around us through maps: map mashups let us explore real estate listings by location, street and satellite views help us navigate new territory, and data maps simplify complex ideas.
Read on to find out how map technology is changing the world of pizza delivery.
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