The Tech Bytes newsletter, written and edited by the staff of Restaurant Business, throws a spotlight on technology trends and capabilities that should interest every operator, from the hardcore computer geek to the chef-owner who thinks apps are something you serve in small plates. Our coverage will be presented so the whole crosscut of the industry can understand. For the record: Our definition of technology is an expansive one, extending from hard- and software to social media, texting and the mobile phenomenon.
The website that created the popular list of 35 server blunders is back with a roster of the ways restaurants nail it.
To help get a handle on the most valuable features, the RB team tested more than 100 apps from regional, emerging and national chains, to see what’s out there, what’s working and what’s not. Here's what they found ...