posts tagged as technology

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | April 22, 2022

From Automat to Automatic: How New Tech is Bringing Efficiencies to Back of House

From the drive through speaker to the QR code menu, restaurant patrons are familiar with the evolution of technology that streamlines front of house operations. Recent years have seen increased focus on innovation at the back of house... read more

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | March 22, 2022

Do You Believe in Ghost Kitchens?

Between operational disruptions, government restrictions, labor shortages and other challenges, restaurants have been one of the hardest-hit industries during the COVID-19 pandemic. read more

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | February 23, 2022

Supply Chain Disruptions Weighing on Restaurants’ Food And Product Inventory

The food and hospitality industry continues to be an important economic driver for the US economy, comprising about 9.5% of GDP. Supply chain disruptions are weighing on restaurants’ ability to stock their shelves with inventory. read more

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | September 16, 2019

The Counter: Restaurant Industry Scorecard for Q2 2019

The restaurant industry fared well through the second quarter of 2019, with same-store sales growing a healthy 1.8% overall despite growing labor costs and shifting consumer dining habits. But to keep the momentum going, restaurants are... read more

By Restaurant Practice Leaders | June 13, 2019

The Counter: Restaurant Industry Scorecard for Q1 2019

Restaurants fared well through the 1st quarter of 2019, posting a 1.5% gain in same-store sales for the industry overall. But, as pressure on profit margins and fierce competition continue to weigh on the industry, some restaurants are... read more

By Greg Schu | February 04, 2019

How Restaurants Can Mitigate PCI-Related Cyber Risks

The expanding role of consumer data means the threat of cyber-attacks and data breaches, along with the consequences of such events, are growing increasingly pronounced. The restaurant industry is no exception, with several high-profile... read more

By Kari Maue | August 14, 2018

How Restaurants Can Capitalize Internal-Use Software

Restaurants can capitalize expenses associated with the development or adoption of internal use software through three deduction methods. read more

By Adam Berebitsky | June 23, 2017

Event Recap: Restaurant CFO Bootcamp – Denver 2017

At this month’s Restaurant CFO Bootcamp in Denver, our team had the opportunity to lead an exchange of best practices, insights and key challenges among professionals from all corners of the restaurant industry. Read on for three... read more