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3 Ways To Promote Your Bar Without Breaking The Bank

Everyone wants to promote their bar, but that shouldn’t have to come with such a high price tag. Though discounting drinks and providing a lot of specials will work, here are some other ways you can still promote your bar without taking money out of your pocket. 272 more words


New Research: Improving Patron Experiences With iPad POS

Our friend Justin Guinn, market researcher at Software Advice, a company that offers insights on restaurant POS systems, has completed a new study on iPad POS systems. 512 more words

Restaurant Technology

Why am I here?

So in my previous post, 1, 2, 3 drink, I talked about drinking and my workmates. Tonight, I decided to be social with then after work. 405 more words


Continuing Education...with Wine.

Once in awhile, I worry that I won’t find a serious wine industry job, because 1) Particularities about my looks- I am a heavily tattooed woman, who often dresses loudly, and 2) How I talk- I say “Ya’ll” and I cuss a lot.  698 more words

Food/beverage Scene

Get To Know Dan Saltzman

Dan Saltzman joined the Sam Tell Companies in 1981 as a field salesman. Today, he’s a co-owner of the company, and an integral part of Sam Tell’s daily operations. 600 more words

Food Service

Portland, Maine gives tipped workers a raise—by accident

For the past few years, cities and states across the country have raised their minimum wages in hopes of boosting the livelihoods of low-wage workers. 305 more words


May we have separate checks?

This is a blog about being a server in a fantastic restaurant…

with  some  policies that do confound me.  As a person who loves to go out to eat and does it in groups as well, I personally do not need to have a separate check to see what I owe on a bill.  296 more words

Requests That Frustrate And Confound