Engineering seasonal menus: maximising margins for Christmas

Engineering seasonal menus: maximising margins for Christmas

Revenue Management Solutions managing director Philipp Laqué discusses how operators can ensure their menus are optimised to make a profit this Christmas. Seasonal menu changes with a few timely additions are always a popular move, giving diners the chance to try…

Irish Foodservices Market Insights 2018

Overall Assessment of the Irish Foodservice Industry 2018

In 2018, Irish consumers will spend €8.2 billion on out of home food & beverage. Most consumer spending (approximately 91%) occurs in commercial segments, including quick service restaurants, hotels, coffee shops and cafes, full service restaurants and pubs. A lesser amount…

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Ringing a bell: top tips in driving customer loyalty

With new restaurants opening what seems like every other day and more and more shoppers going online, customer loyalty is becoming increasingly important. Eloise Sheppard, Managing Director of Call Systems Technology, has been getting to the heart of what really…

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Digital Marketing Has Never Been More Important

Just think of how often you’re online yourself – then think of how important it is to make sure that you’re visible to your customers when they go online. Here are some facts that you should bear in mind: 85%…

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McDonald’s new app allows customers to order on the go

The My McDonald’s App also allows users to ‘save’ their favourite meals so they can easily order them at the tap of a button. McDonald’s UK has launched an new ordering app that allows customers to order your food on…

What happened over the summer in the world of Eating Out?

You’ll know by now that we’re big fans of the UK Eating Out Panel, which is the most accurate and insightful authority on eating out trends. It carries out 6,000 online interviews a month, so their finger is very definitely…

Are You Spookly Ready For Halloween Yet?

This Halloween Make Your Social Media More Spooktacular Than Ever! The season of spooks and ghouls is here and we’ve prepared for you some heart-stopping social media assets to help you make the most of this fangtastic season! Simply download…

Heatwave brings mixed results to Irish retail sector

Buoyed by a long spell of fine weather, sales in the Irish retail sector grew by 3.4% in the second quarter of 2018, according to a new report from Retail Ireland, the Ibec group that represents the sector. In its…