Last week, Johnson & Wales University in North Miami inaugurated its Zest awards at a private reception. The university in partnership with Miami Magazine gave awards to local restaurants, chefs and other food and beverage professionals in five categories; culinary innovator, best restaurant 2012, newcomer chef of the year, baking and pastry innovator, top beverage professional and community nominee. Winners were chosen by culinary instructors from the university, members of the university’s epicurean society and a food writer from the magazine. Continue reading “Some Local Zest” »
A new study commissioned by Cintas Corporation and conducted by Harris Interactive, found that nearly one in three American adults are unlikely to dine at a restaurant where someone they know had slipped and fallen.
David Collette, director of marketing and strategy for Cintas Foodservice, says slip-and-fall accidents aren’t just costly in terms of losing customers, but they can also potentially be costly in legal expenses. This is especially true for mom and pop restaurants or small chains. If a small restaurant gets sued for a slip and fall it can wipe out all of their profits for a year or more.
Trustwave, a leading provider of information security and compliance solutions, published this week the Trustwave 2012 Global Security Report. This report’s findings are based on more than 300 data breach investigations and 2,000 penetration tests performed last year by Trustwave’s advanced security team SpiderLabs. For the second year in a row, findings show the food and beverage industry is the top target for cybercriminals with 44% of investigations. This report states that industries with franchise models are most at risk in 2012.
You cannot afford to leave your business unprotected. By incorporating Digital Video Recording (DVR) technology, you can monitor everything that is going on in and around your store. It is common sense that DVR technology can be a great tool when it comes to loss prevention and employee safety. However, video surveillance can help you increase your profits and point out ways to streamline operations.
As a leading provider of Restaurant Software solutions in Florida and Alabama, Pinnacle Hospitality Systems offers a wide variety of point-of-sale restaurant software solutions for all forms of hospitality businesses. Pinnacle offers POSitouch support for POSitouch restaurant POS systems and sales of Sports Bars POS, hotel POS Stadium POS systems POS for arenas, and Country Club POS as well as bowling alley solutions for bowling centers too.
Pinnacle is Located in south Florida and services a wide variety of hospitality businesses. Using top-of-the-line means of restaurant loss prevention technolgy in addition to providing restaurant security POS systems, every action performed with the POS software is trackable and recordable for security measures.
Trackable actions include order cancellations, voids, “no sale” actions, discounts, returns, sales transactions and more, keeping management aware of activities and times through time-stamping on the POS system. Digital surveillance integrates smoothly with these systems, increasing bottom-line profits and decreasing losses and spending.
While you cater to your customers and patrons, Pinnacle Hospitality Systems caters to your hospitality business. Be it a small venue or a large multi-operational business, Pinnacle provides the best service restaurant POS Tech Support and restaurant software help desk support.
Pinnacle Hospitality Tech Support sees your business through the project from start to finish and beyond – designing and installing a tailor-made POS system for your business’ needs, and staying by your side for tech support, help desk and employee training. Pinnacle Hospitality Systems brings your business a seamless integration of software solutions for your restaurant.
Pinnacle offers a limited software support contract and restaurant softwear services to business not covered under a Pinnacle service plan. For prices and additional information, call Pinnacle Help Desk at 1-800-771-7100. There is always a live person on Pinnacle’s end of the line, waiting to assist you. Pinnacle never uses an automated answering service.
When shopping online for a restaurant POS system, there are a number of choices and it cam be difficult to distinguish what system is the best for your hospitality business. For over 20 years, Pinnacle Hospitality Systems is the most trusted industry provider for restaurant point of sale software in Florida & Alabama. Pinnacle custom tailors the perfect restaurant POS system for each client’s needs; whether it’s a restaurant, bar, hotel or other hospitality-related business.
Pinnacle supplies and services restaurant POS systems to restaurants, bars hotels and more in Alabama and Florida. With Full Service Tech Support, Pinnacle services all clients whether it’s for Dinerware or POSitouch. Pinnacle provides Dinerware tech support, POSitouch tech support, and restaurant softwaer tech support for other forms of POS software in Florida and Alabama.
Offering a diverse, wide variety of personally tailored, configurable custom POS systems, Pinnacle Hospitality Systems custom designs a Point-of-Sale system that perfectly fits your restaurant, whether your business needs a single POS station or you run a chain of restaurants and require a number of management alerts and security measures such as digital restaurant surveillance.
Pinnacle provides each client or potential client with a free, detailed business analysis to help you determine where your profits and losses occur and how a POS system can increase your bottom line and pay itself off with a high ROI. From there, we customize a POS system to fit your venue’s needs with a focus on problem areas.
Rather than a one-size-fits-all mentality, Pinnacle custom builds restaurant POS systems suited for each individual business. With a combination of cost-effectiveness, reliability and value, Pinnacle offers the best way restaurants can increase profits and reduce losses.
As a valuable solution for theft and profit losses within a hospitality business, restaurant owners have the power to supplement their business operations using POS systems with digital surveillance.
This combination creates a strong defense to prevent theft and false discrimination claims from customers, as well as losses from employee theft, which are common events in the hospitality industry. With the integration of restaurant surveillance with your restaurant POS system, high-quality digital surveillance provides video proof as defense against false accusations.
Because hospitality business tend to be a large target for false claims from clients and customers, POS systems and restaurant surveillance are designed to protect the fast-paced hospitality world against false charges of discrimination or other accusations.
These claims were once expensive lawsuits that were difficult to defend, but now monitoring is available with POSitouch restaurant POS systems. POSitouch restaurant point-of-sale systems provides the highest security measures for bars, restaurants, and other businesses in the hospitality industry, and their value provides a quick return on investment.
Customer satisfaction helps retain business. Consistency and the utilization of a superior loss prevention strategy allows your club, restaurant or bar to surpass its competition in profits and customer experience.
As a leading provider for POS systems in Alabama and Florida, Pinnacle Hospitality Systems installs restaurant POS systems and trains hospitality professionals how to use this simple solution to help streamline restaurant operations and prevent against loss.
These systems are perfect for hospitality businesses of all sizes, whether it’s for a small independently-operated restaurant or a large chain of corporate-owned restaurants. POS restaurant software monitors all activities, accounting for all daily restaurant transactions as they occur.