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Nine ways Mobile Point of Sale can boost your profits
Mar10

Nine ways Mobile Point of Sale can boost your profits

Mobile Point of Sale (POS) is much more than iPad ordering, the technology is now a no-brainer for transforming business efficiency and increasing revenue. Lightspeed explain how and outline nine key benefits of a cloud based solution. Technology is only good when it helps us. A phone used to be a phone, and then smart phones arrived…. Be it Satnav, a microwave or a dishwasher, until you are using something everyday, you don’t really...

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Improve your email marketing results
Feb24

Improve your email marketing results

The latest research from email marketing services provider Sign-Up.to lets you compare your outcomes with your peers and highlights tips to help you improve your email marketing results. Read on for insights into how the sector is performing and download the free report for more detail and valuable advice. When you’re running a pub, restaurant or hotel in the UK, it can be difficult to find meaningful data to measure your marketing...

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Alternative finance for pub businesses
Feb11

Alternative finance for pub businesses

Peer to peer lending and crowdfunding solutions are increasingly becoming part of the mainstream lending sector. While there have been some high profile examples of large scale equity campaigns, such as those run by BrewDog, these alternative sources of funding now offer licensees a viable option for raising finance for pub businesses. Adrian Wenn, consultant at Integritas Financial Solutions Limited, explains. While interest rates...

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Zapper partners with PayPal
Feb09

Zapper partners with PayPal

Zapper, the customer insights and mobile payment platform, has partnered with PayPal. The partnership will provide customers with an alternative payment option to quickly, securely and seamlessly pay their bill using PayPal’s new One Touch Technology. Zapper claims it is innovative in its approach and always looking to partner with like-minded forward thinking brands. Using the newly developed One Touch feature, which launched in...

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Attract and retain the best chefs
Dec03

Attract and retain the best chefs

Fierce competition for talent has had severe consequences for several pubs in the past year. And a key question for gastro pub and bar owners alike is: how do you attract and retain the best chefs? In this feature, Gareth Ogden, Partner at Chartered Accountants haysmacintyre, suggests some New Year’s resolutions for those pub owners who are struggling to find or hold on to their head chefs. One of the most regular complaints of pub...

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Zonal and Feed It back team up for enhanced customer feedback
Nov23

Zonal and Feed It back team up for enhanced customer feedback

Zonal Retail Data Systems has teamed up with customer feedback specialist, Feed It Back, to extend its customer insight service. Feed It Back fully integrates with Zonal’s Aztec EPoS system and completes the guest journey, starting with website and online bookings right through to payment, loyalty and now feedback.  What makes Feed It Back so beneficial to operators is that it’s the only system to combine the guests’ feedback with...

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