There are approximately 15,000,000 restaurants, pubs and cafes in the world, and if you add the unorganized small scale hotels, the numbers might cross even your imagination. So, being another restaurant in this massive hospitality galaxy, how do you differentiate yourself from your competitors? The answer lies in branding your restaurant. However, restaurant branding isn’t that … [Read more...] about Restaurant Branding: How to Create Brand Awareness for Your Restaurant
You are almost ready to open your new restaurant. Your head chef and sous chefs are engaged and you have even finalized your menu. But, have you priced your menu items yet? It’s one of the most tedious tasks, but very important too. Now, there are several ways you can price your menu. You can find out the cost of your food and supplies and charge your customers three times the cost … [Read more...] about A Definitive Guide to Menu Pricing and Calculating Food Costs
Bengalis are a little extra fond of their khabar (food) and that translates into a beautifully varied food circuit in the city. From Mediterranean to Burmese and everything in-between, you’re more or less assured of getting exactly what you want, when you want. Kolkata is also used to a lot of late night parties, with a lot of people even leaving the house at 1am, then pub-hopping their way … [Read more...] about 12 Best Late Night Restaurants in Kolkata to Satiate Your Midnight Cravings
Started by three school friends Thomas Fenn, Zachariah Jacob and Prem Kiran, Mahabelly has carved a niche for itself in the National Capital which already houses so many famous South Indian cuisine restaurants. Keeping their primary focus to food, Mahabelly offers the flavors of Malayali Food. The idea of opening an authentic Kerela cuisine restaurant came up when Thomas shared … [Read more...] about “Local staff helps you manage costs, and understand the local customers.” Thomas Fenn, Co-Founder, Mahabelly
Quick service restaurants such as small fast food joints are often the unorganized sectors of the restaurant industry. Most such small outlets do not even use billing software, but rather give out handwritten receipts, while most use the typical bulky Point of Sale terminal that just churns out receipts. While this may seem like the easier option, in the long run, it can turn out to be … [Read more...] about 7 Ways Your Restaurant POS can be a Game Changer for Your Fast Food Business.
Lately, the streets have been abuzz with the news of Reliance Jio launching unlimited free calls and high speed internet at dirt cheap prices. While Mukesh Ambani’s speech reportedly cost Bharti Airtel and Idea Rs 12,250 crores collectively, it has resulted in excitement among the consumers, and apprehension among other businesses. Let us have a look at what Reliance Jio has in store for the … [Read more...] about The Impact of Reliance Jio on the Indian Restaurant Industry