Where will you be watching the biggest football game of the year? Fans in the South Florida area proclaim Duffy’s Sports Grill’s 24 award-winning locations as the ideal place to catch Super Bowl fever – in fact, Duffy’s North Miami Beach location was named the best place to watch the Super Bowl by Travel and Leisure Magazine in 2011! Situated directly on the Intracoastal waterway, with a huge collection of screens inside and out, Duffy’s at North Miami Beach ensures that all their patrons have unobstructed views of the game even with Super Bowl-sized crowds.
Demand for Duffy’s delicious hand-breaded and tossed wings, served with the choice of eight sauces, and their superb Power Play Punch will be at an all-time high on Sunday, but Duffy’s Sports Grill can handle even on the busiest game-time rushes with ease using Pinnacle Hospitality Systems’ POSitouch POS for bars. Duffy’s bartenders can keep drinks flowing swiftly with the industry’s fastest service – they can order an item or cash out the check with just two key strokes. Pinnacle’s sports bar POS will keep service consistent and swift by letting servers start tabs including the customers’ names with just the swipe of a customer’s credit card.
Owner Paul Emmet was able to add Duffy’s Big Game Blowout takeout deal to all 24 of his restaurants from a single terminal with Pinnacle’s restaurant POS. Duffy’s daily Homeplate Specials and happy hours are a breeze to offer with Pinnacle’s flexible menu and price functionality that allows Emmet to configure by workstation, day of week and time of day. After the Super Bowl frenzy is over, Emmet can use the data analysis available with POSitouch’s bar POS to compare how each of his locations performed and which items were the most popular. He can query items by major cat, cost center, and user, displaying results on screen or sending them to a POS printer for hard copies.
Whether you are handling the busiest sports day of the year or day-to-day operations, Pinnacle Hospitality Systems’ POSitouch POS makes it easy for you to run your establishment efficiently. Pinnacle’s POSitouch features Windows based, open architecture software that is simple to maintain and expand, for use with single or multiple locations. POSitouch, the premier point of sale system for the hospitality industry, is used in thousands of businesses around the United States. Contact Pinnacle today at 1-800-771-7100 for more information on why Pinnacle Hospitality Systems and the POSitouch point of sale system are the winning solution for your establishment.
Frazzled holiday shoppers everywhere are fighting crowds in the search for the perfect gift. Come to their rescue! Offer gift cards at your restaurant and take the hassle out of gift giving, but make sure to have the right POS for restaurant gift card service one the customer arrives to redeem it. Once looked upon as impersonal, restaurant gift cards have been growing in popularity as holiday gifts among recipients and gifters alike. According to National Restaurant Association research, more than half (59 percent) of consumers last year were hoping to find a restaurant gift card under their tree, and more are expected to be looking this year. Gift givers appreciate the chance to provide family and friends with an experience rather than a material object. Continue reading “POS For Restaurant Gift Card Service” »
How are you showing your community that you care? October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month; a perfect time to bring attention to a great cause and your restaurant. Fazoli has partnered with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) to raise awareness and funds by creating a limited time only Pink Italian Lemon Ice. This lemon ice will be featured at participating Fazoli’s restaurants throughout October. The limited time drink is just $1.99, with $1 of the purchase price going to support NBCF’s mission to save lives through early detection.
Cathy Hull, Fazoli’s chief marketing officer, is pleased that Fazoli’s could support this important cause. “We all know someone whose life has been touched by breast cancer and we at Fazoli’s are proud to help heighten the awareness of breast cancer and the importance of early detection,” says Hull. Continue reading “Is Your Restaurant POS System Going Pink?” »
Next weekend thousands of restaurant and food service industry professionals will gather for the annual Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show. This trade show is taking place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL from Saturday, September 22 through Monday, September 24. There will be dozens of educational programs, special events and thousands of new food products, equipment and services from more than 400 exhibiting companies. Just a few of the show’s highlights include:
Celebrity chefs from the Food Network will be conducting cooking demonstrations and a panel discussion. The 2012 Ferdinand Metz Foodservice Forum promises the latest information on trends, applicable business lessons, and what it takes to generates success in this industry. Continue reading “Restaurant POS Systems at the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show” »
Stop everything you are doing and take a minute to help our favorite charity nominee become the 2012 Jr. Parade Captain for the Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade. Winning this would give Sydney and her non-profit foundation SIDES (Sydney’s Incredible Defeat of Ewing’s Sarcoma) some much needed publicity. Log into Facebook and vote on the Winterfest Boat Parade page.
On September 19, 2011, Sydney, 15, was diagnosed with Ewing’s Sarcoma, a rare pediatric bone cancer. SIDES (Sydney’s Incredible Defeat of Ewing’s Sarcoma) was formed and quickly qualified as a 501(c)(3) charity. Sydney helped design the SIDES logo and was involved in fundraisers to help raise money for pediatric cancer research. In 10 short months SIDES has raised over $165,000.00. Continue reading “Vote Now!” »
It is not too late to boost your restaurant business and help end childhood hunger in America? Join Dine Out For No Kid Hungry a national fundraising campaign that runs September 16-2, 2012. Share Our Strength’s Dine Out For No Kid Hungry has a turnkey cause marketing program that’s easy for independently owned restaurants and single-unit franchisees to execute and bring employees and customers together around a cause that touches every community: Making sure every child in America gets the healthy food they need, every day.
Did you know that 1 in 5 children go hungry daily? More than 16 million kids in America are not getting the food they need. In 2011 nearly $2.4 million was raised by more than 5,500 restaurants to support No Kid Hungry, Share Our Strength’s campaign to end childhood hunger in America. Continue reading “Promote a Good Cause with Your Restaurant Software Program” »
Looking to try a new restaurant in Tampa this month? That is just what the 2012 Dine Tampa Bay Restaurant Week is all about. More than 120 restaurants have signed up to participate in the 2012 Dine Tampa Bay Restaurant week, nearly doubling the number of participating restaurants from 2011.
“This is an amazing milestone for this program, and we couldn’t be more excited about the level of participation that Tampa Bay area restaurants have shown,” said Tampa Bay & Company Vice President of Partnership Joyce Fisk. Continue reading “Special Menus Deserve the Top Restaurant Software” »