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What is a Ghost Kitchen? (Answered)

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What are Ghost Kitchens? Sadly, the effects of COVID-19 has been extremely damaging to many restaurants, forcing them to close their doors. While this disruption has been difficult for the entire hospitality industry, it has also created an...

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Will COVID Steal Christmas? A Prediction for Online Retailers

Industry Insights and Trends

The nightmare before Christmas or joy to the world for online retailers?  It’s tough to say with certainty what online retailers should expect from this year’s holiday shopping period. Data in the immediate aftermath of Amazon’s delayed Prime Day...

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Mobile Payment Systems: What They Are & How They Work

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What is Mobile Pay? Digital payment methods continue evolving with every new technology introduced, and the hottest trend today is mobile pay. The idea of using your mobile phone to make payments is especially attractive to today's connected...

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Mobile Payment Systems: What They Are & How They Work

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What is Mobile Pay? Digital payment methods keep on evolving with every new technology introduced, and the hottest trend today is mobile pay. The idea of using your mobile phone to make payments is especially attractive to today's connected...

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Omnichannel Marketing: Business Model for Retail Data

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A hundred years ago, it would have been impossible to imagine the hold technology would have over the entire world. Today, the world never seems to sleep. One way or the other, it is always online.

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CC Processing Fees: Info on Avg. Merchant Transaction Costs

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Whenever your business accepts credit card payment from your customers, it's not actually free. Substantial fees are happening in the background. If you’re not aware of them, they do eat up a sizable chunk of your sales revenue.

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COVID-19 and Off-Premise Service

Industry Insights and Trends

As though someone flipped a switch, a wave of restaurant closures swept the country and the globe following the outbreak of COVID-19. With doors closed and windows shuttered, businesses looked to innovation not through inspiration, but necessity....

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ICYMI: Revel & Maple Street Biscuit Company Talk Online Ordering

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Let’s Talk Online Ordering [Webinar Recap] COVID-19 is never far from anyone’s mind these days. And for many businesses, online ordering has been a critical operational addition in order to adapt to the environment and stay open. In a recent webinar...

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The Past, Present and Future of Contactless Technology

Industry Insights and Trends

Even before the sweeping effects of COVID-19, contactless payments comprised a heavy percentage of modern retail purchases. As once shuttered businesses begin to reopen and adapt to more germ-conscious customers, contactless payments have emerged as...

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Delivery Strategy & How to Benefit from It

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Getting Started with Delivery Strategy For restaurant operators, the COVID-19 crisis has had a major impact on business. We’ve seen many brands make huge operational shifts in response to mandated shutdowns of dine-in service. Some restaurants are...

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