The American Restaurant 2022 (Post Pandemic)

Culinary Cues

Let’s start with what we are fairly comfortable saying: whatever “normal” is will likely not make an appearance until the end of 2021 – so…let’s begin our speculation with January of 2022 to be safe.

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2022 Restaurant Insurance Update

Modern Restaurant Management

According to the National Restaurant Association , the dining industry should generate $899 billion in revenues in 2022. Midway through 2022, COVID-19 is still a problem, albeit nowhere near the size and scope of 2020 and 2021. The U.S.

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2022: A Year of Transition for Restaurants

Modern Restaurant Management

Additonally, ninety-six percent of operators experienced supply delays or shortages of key food or beverage items in 2021 – and these challenges will likely continue in 2022. million by the end of 2022.

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Seven Restaurant Trends That Will Define 2022

Modern Restaurant Management

Though many of the market forces that shaped the restaurant industry in 2021 were closely linked to disruption from the pandemic's onset in 2020, 2022 brings new challenges — and opportunities. Following are some of the major restaurant trends to watch out for in 2022.

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The Operator’s Guide to Productivity in a Short Staffed World

This guide explores how operators are driving productivity in stores, the field, and HQ to accomplish more with fewer people, minimize wasted effort, and improve the consistency of work –– because optimizing operations is good for business, and retention.

2022 Trends: Meeting Challenges and Industry Evolution

Modern Restaurant Management

Let’s look at some of the challenges facing the industry and how changing trends are helping operators work toward a brighter future. To meet this evolution, restaurant operators are investing in new and reimagined spaces. Operations off prem 2022 trends ghost kitchens

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Six Trends to Expect from Back of House in 2022

Modern Restaurant Management

COVID has upended the way the industry operates, shifting everything from the way we serve guests to how sanitation works to what the supply chain and labor market look like. Here are six things you can expect to see in back-of-house tech in 2022.

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2022 Restaurant Design Trends

Modern Restaurant Management

These are a few of the design trends for restaurants that I see coming up in 2022. Design Operations 2022 design trends 2022 restaurants 2022 restaurant design trends Restaurant Design Restaurant Trends

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Private Equity in 2022

Modern Restaurant Management

A majority of the deals we saw in 2021 were owners of existing restaurant concepts acquiring other brands to combine operations, and build scale. What the future holds and how brands can position themselves to land an investor as they prepare for 2022 and beyond.

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How Restaurant Operators Can Defend Against Ransomware

Modern Restaurant Management

It’s a restaurant operator’s worst nightmare. The bad news is that according to most predictions , 2022 will be worse as gangs organize and focus on SMBs. Prioritize vulnerabilities that matter and patch operating system and application software frequently.

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3 Reasons You Should Add a Delivery-Only Brand To Your Restaurant!

Virtual Delivery-Only brands are the easiest & fastest way to generate over 20+ transactions a day for your restaurant with NO upfront costs. Learn how your location can start benefitting from this incremental revenue in less than 30 days!

The Digital Foodie: Top Trends That Will Drive 2022 Restaurant Marketing

Modern Restaurant Management

Without the financial burden of a guest-facing presence or front-of-house staff, these operations can concentrate labor and supplies into a single location for multi-cuisine food preparation and delivery. Marketing Operations 2022 restaurant marketing gamifcation Branding marketing trends

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Practical Restaurant Marketing Inspiration in 2022

Modern Restaurant Management

If you’re looking for ways to up your restaurant marketing game, here are the practical steps you should be taking in 2022. Whether you’re eat-in only or you’re offering deliveries, you're not going to get far in 2022 without a well-designed website.

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The Value of Restaurant Business Intelligence for Multi-Unit Operators

7 Shifts

BI points out the big swings restaurants can make to improve their operations and profitability. Tools like the Operations Overview feature in 7shifts even allows you to drill down to see the discrepancy between projections and actuals for both sales and labor data for every location.

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7 Guest Preference Predictions for 2022

Restaurant365

As we end 2021 and consider the vast increase in takeout, comfort food, and overconsumption of alcohol that took place during the throws of the pandemic, many of us are resolved to doing better in 2022. Below are our 7 guest preference predictions for 2022.

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BOHA! AT THE NATIONAL RESTAURANT ASSOCIATION SHOW 2022

Transact

team is excited to return to the National Restaurant Association Show, beginning on May 21 st , 2022. As food and labor costs continue to inflate, operators are tasked with figuring out how to do more with less. The BOHA!

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Restaurant Startup Trends To Follow In 2022

The Restaurant Times

The labour shortfall and supply chain constraints that plagued 2021 have persisted into 2022. These difficulties are producing instability, forcing operators to cut costs and find new niches. Popular Restaurant Start-Up Trends 2022.

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MRM Research Roundup: 2022 Restaurant Trends

Modern Restaurant Management

The pandemic has permanently altered the consumer-restaurant relationship with operators investing in technology and real estate to align with changing consumer preferences, according to the 2021 Restaurant Franchise Pulse survey, conducted by TD Bank. Hot Restaurant Trends to Watch in 2022.

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R365 Brings Restaurant Technology Innovation & Celebration to 2022 Show

Restaurant365

When it’s all said and done, we’ll raise a glass to toast the restaurant owners, operators, and teams that are a testament to the industry’s strength and future. Many operators during the pandemic found technology to be the key to ensuring a thriving business.

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How To Improve Restaurant Operations In 2022

The Restaurant Times

The ongoing pandemic has changed existing business models, and it is imperative for restaurant owners in the US to adapt to them and streamline their restaurant operations. 5 Tips To Improve Restaurant Operations. The new year is here, and so is the restaurant rush.

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2022’s Hottest Cake Trends

Modern Restaurant Management

According to Castillo, the below are the buzzed-about new cake trends for 2022. ” Design Equipment Operations cakes Paris baguette cake trendsParis Baguette’s Yvette Castillo dishes on what cake trends to watch for this year.

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MRM EXCLUSIVE: Enhancing Operational Visibility in Ghost Kitchens

Modern Restaurant Management

In addition to restaurant operators opening or transitioning to the ghost kitchen strategy, grocers are also exploring this new concept. In an increasingly competitive market, operators can implement useful technologies to ensure success. The Right Technology to Support Your Operation.

Inflation is Changing the Ways Restaurants Operate

Goliath Consulting

The post Inflation is Changing the Ways Restaurants Operate appeared first on. As everything gets more expensive, consumers are panicking, and business owners are in a predicament. To cover supply chain costs, restaurant owners need to raise their prices.

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Upgrading Restaurant Technology in 2022

Focus POS

4 Ways to Upgrade Your Restaurant Technology in 2022. Something like a c loud-based kitchen display system could help your business operations perform better and reduce errors simultaneously. The post Upgrading Restaurant Technology in 2022 appeared first on Focus POS.

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Simplify Operations With This Restaurant Management Tool

FreshCheq

The United States has over 1 million restaurants. These restaurants employ more than 15 million people. Restaurant Management

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Spring Cleaning: Simple, Yet Effective Tips for All Operators

Restaurant365

In the NRA 2022 report 54% of adults say purchasing takeout or delivery food is essential to the way they live. It also states that a majority of operators said that off-premises side of their business will continue to be the best opportunity for growth in 2022.

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Six Reasons Promo and Gift Cards Will Be Driving Restaurant Trends in 2022

Modern Restaurant Management

Among all the trends forecasted for hospitality establishments in 2022, restaurant gift cards are one of the most powerful tools in your tool belt. Ultimately, in 2022, your restaurant gift cards should come in two forms: physical and digital.

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How to Weigh Investments in 2022: Your Three-Question Litmus Test 

Modern Restaurant Management

Thinking Strategically in 2022. As you move into 2022, using this litmus test can help you make smarter decisions without a lot of contemplation. If you’re like most restaurateurs, you have big ideas for making improvements in 2022.

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ALL HAIL DISHWASHERS

Culinary Cues

One of the hidden painful costs of operating a kitchen comes from the cost of chemicals used in the dish area. March 9 was National Dish Washer Day. I’m not sure who decided that this declaration be made, but for those of us in the restaurant business – it is so appropriate.

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Hungry for Growth: The Restaurant Industry in 2022

Modern Restaurant Management

Some have even developed lucrative new business models that they will continue to apply and scale in 2022. Several other pandemic-related trends will continue into 2022 and beyond, and new trends will also emerge. Opportunities for 2022 and Beyond.

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Prepared to Win the War on Talent? Four Trends for Restaurant Operators to Consider in 2022

Modern Restaurant Management

Despite external pressures on talent, ample opportunity exists for restaurant operators to prepare for a year of constant change. With 2021 nearly wrapped up, restaurant operators across the country are looking to the New Year with cautious optimism.

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The Top 24 Restaurant Management Apps for Owners and Operators

7 Shifts

In 2022, there aren't many areas in restaurant management that can't be made better with technology. Primarily a solution for reservation management, Eat App's capabilities touch so much more than reservations - payments, email marketing, and streamlined operations all come with this app.

7 Guest Preference Predictions for 2022

Restaurant365

As we end 2021 and consider the vast increase in takeout, comfort food, and overconsumption of alcohol that took place during the throes of the pandemic, many of us are resolved to doing better in 2022. Below are our 7 guest preference predictions for 2022.

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Ready to Spice Things Up? 5 International Flavors to Add to Your Menu in 2022.

Restaurant365

According to the 2022 survey produced in partnership with the National Restaurant Association and the American Culinary Federation, the top 5 regions expected to influence American menus in 2022 are: Southeast Asian (Vietnamese, Singaporean, Filipino).

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ESG: What It Is and How Restaurant Operators Can Adapt

Restaurant365

Addressing several of the ESG criteria in the lists above would not only deliver long-term value to environmental, social and governance issues, but also improve the day-to-day struggles that every restaurant operator faces.

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TWENTY COMMON MISTAKES INDEPENDENT RESTAURATEURS MAKE

Culinary Cues

If you are living from week to week, hoping that enough cash will flow through your operation to keep you afloat, then any one of those challenges will open the door to failure. Are you thinking about owning a restaurant?

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How to Build Resilience in the Workplace in 2022

Bizimply

The post How to Build Resilience in the Workplace in 2022 appeared first on Bizimply. Operations Management Tips from BizimplyWorkplace resilience is important to overcome stressful projects or situations. It helps to continue a high level quality of work.

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THE MOMENT WHEN YOU ARE IN THE ZONE – PART II

Culinary Cues

There weren’t enough o’s in smooth to describe how seamless the operation was. The early crowd sputtered in – parties of two mainly, usually no appetizers – they got down to business with the less expensive entrees and a cocktail. This was “order/fire” time.

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Restaurant365 To Unveil Latest Innovations at the National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show 2022  

Restaurant365

May 19, 2022 – Restaurant365 , the leading all-in-one restaurant management platform, today announced it will unveil its latest innovations in Booth #5834 at the National Restaurant Association (NRA) Show in Chicago on May 21-24, 2022. . These latest innovations and enhancements will be of great value to our customers as they continue to optimize their post-pandemic operations.” . Restaurant365 allows operators to focus on what matters — their guests.

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How to Achieve Consistent Operating Procedures Across All Your Restaurant Locations

Transact

Step-by-step Standard Operating Procedures are in place for good reason – several reasons, actually. The advantages of following Standard Operating Procedures are undeniable: Achieve Consistency. just might be the new standard for sticking to your Standard Operating Procedures.

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