Top Five Tips for Restaurants Considering Local Sports Team Sponsorship

Modern Restaurant Management

There’s no single way to perfect that recipe, but one ingredient that has consistently worked across segments and locations is youth sports sponsorships. A sponsorship of a youth sports organization provides a built-in customer base, but it’s much more than that.

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Best Sports Bars in Philadelphia for Game Day

Restaurant Clicks

Philadelphians are as passionate about their sports as they are about almost anything else, especially those Eagles! The truth is, though, tickets to sporting events can be costly and require a lot of advance planning to attend. Top Sports Bars in Philly. Sidekicks Sports Bar.

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Future Hospitality Trends in Stadium & Sporting / Entertainment Precincts

Future Food

The first half of this year (and some of 2020), Future Food enjoyed working with two sports centric environments. The modern-day benchmark for food and hospitality in sporting stadia is driven by the standards of the high streets.

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How Restaurant & Cafe Owners Can Learn from Sports Fans and Violin Players

Ken Burgin

What can sporting clubs and a classical violinist teach us about staying in touch with our customers? He’s just shared 200 Fan Engagement Ideas to Educate, Entertain & Connect Sport Fans During Covid-19.

Managing Bar Supply Chain During the Covid-19 Pandemic

Goliath Consulting

bar Consulting bar consulting bar management bar programs bartending covid-19 sports bar Supply Chain trainingEvery bar manager experiences recurring nightmares of that one delivery day. We all know the one.

Why Restaurant Owners Should Optimize Their Menus to Capitalize on Game Day Sales

Modern Restaurant Management

With COVID-19 guidelines restricting dine-in, restaurants need revenue from sporting events now more than ever. For many restaurants, major sporting events are a predictable and dependable boon for food and bar sales throughout the year.

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Emeril Lagasse’s Sports Bar on the Vegas Strip Permanently Closes

EATER

Lagasses’s Stadium will not return [link

Ritter Sport Says Don’t You Dare Try to Make a Square Chocolate Bar, That’s OUR Thing

EATER

Ritter Sport, the company behind those chocolate bars that get their own display at the grocery store because they’re fancy and European and cost, like, five dollars, has just won a case that forbids other “top-brand” chocolate makers from manufacturing and marketing chocolate in a square shape.

32 Winter Bar Promotions with No Chill

Buzztime Business

When the weather gets cold and the roads are covered in snow, it can be hard to get customers to come out to your sports bar. Here are three things you can do to ensure your sports bar doesn’t suffer during the winter months.

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THE AGE OF RESTAURANT FREE-AGENCY

Culinary Cues

This is the exact same scenario that led professional sports to adopt free-agency and allow players to jump from team to team and the highest bidder. Free-agency continues to break up the most promising organizations from professional sports to colleges, tech companies, and not-for-profits.

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In True Tech Bro Fashion, Soon-to-Be Amazon CEO Andy Jassy Loves a Wing-Eating Contest

EATER

Jeff Bezos’s successor also once built a full-fledged sports bar in his basement with seven TVs [link

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THE DICHOTOMY OF A LINE COOK

Culinary Cues

I find it so interesting that the concept of “line cook” is an immersion in contradiction. When I look a bit deeper into the persona of individuals who choose this career path, I am a bit confused. The typical person who fills these shoes is a true dichotomy poster child: di·chot·o·my. /d??käd?m?/.

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University City Bars to Try This Weekend

Restaurant Clicks

This neighborhood is home to many dive bars and sports bars as well as more refined spots to grab some wine or a nice dinner with your drink. Cavanaugh’s Restaurant & Sports Bar.

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Best Fall Beers from Our Industry Experts

Bottleneck Management

This beer is best while doing anything active and watching sports. Both are best while watching sports and being with friends outside. Best Fall Beers. Fall has arrived and with it, all of the best fall beers of the season.

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Seasonal Staff Playbook: Hiring, Training & Retaining Great Teams

Hot Schedules

E very sports team has a series of plays – running plays, passing plays, defensive plays and so on. Stadium and other sport event venues have a front row seat to these plays – and to what happens when the right talent gets on the field and execute.

7 Tips to Prepare Your Bar or Restaurant for the College Basketball Tournament

Wasserstrom

For 3 weeks at the end of March (and into April actually), the biggest sports story is the Tourney. March is upon us and with it comes a type of madness in the form of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. Preparing your bar and/or restaurant for this event takes a little bit of planning. But […]. The post 7 Tips to Prepare Your Bar or Restaurant for the College Basketball Tournament appeared first on The Official Wasserstrom Blog.

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10 Inspirational Hospitality Industry Stories During COVID-19

Social Hospitality

Since opening in 2011, the Omni Hotel in Dallas’ 23-story façade has been a regular subject for photographers, thanks to dynamic light shows, timely sports shout-outs, or advertisers looking to brand our city’s iconic skyline.

The 7 Best Energy Drinks Ranked By Taste

Restaurant Clicks

This ranges from extreme sports athletes to rockstars (We’re looking at you, Keith Richards). Monster Energy drinks are fuel for extreme sports athletes, musicians, and all of their fans. All of us need a little bit more energy sometimes.

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Beverage Trends of 2021: Non-Alcoholic Drinks

Goliath Consulting

Launches of sports nutrition products like protein drinks, electrolyte replenishers, performance enhancers, energy boosters and weight-loss elixirs will increase.”. Now that 2021 is finally here, it’s out with the old and in with the new.

Getting the Most Out of Your Tech | Season 4, Vol. 1: Oracle

Foodable

Oracle Food and Beverage provides point of sale systems to restaurants as well as sports and entertainment venues across 160 countries, handling 330,000 points of sale and processing 5.9 Listen to "Getting the Most Out of Your Tech | Season 4, Vol. 1: Oracle" on Spreaker.

Why Culinary Programs Fail

Culinary Cues

Cooking is a team sport! There has never been a more important time for culinary schools than right now.

Case Study: Tex-Mex and Easy-to-Use AV

Modern Restaurant Management

The sports bar is equipped with several TVs for sports viewing, garage style doors, an outdoor patio with fire pits, and locally brewed craft beer and cocktails. music, sports, and other audio/video (AV) entertainment) on the fly.

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Hiring Tips

Core Hospitality

Sports (They are active?) Getting the right people is always going to be a challenge. There are a few questions you need to ask your team. On every resume drop off is someone doing a 30 second screen with 3 important questions for them that matters to your operations. A thorough pre resume read, scanning points on education (They learn?) job history (Loyalty, Experience?) At interview how is there confidence levels. That level of confidence may dictate their possible hiring position.

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MRM Franchise Feed: Non-Traditional Dunkin’ and Boxing-Themed Concept

Modern Restaurant Management

Legendary sports bar brand seeks out franchisee partners in Texas as consumer demand increases. Knockout Sports Bar, a boxing-themed sports bar is seeking out new franchise partners in its home state of Texas.

Coffee as Ecommerce (Podcast)

Modern Restaurant Management

It’s very akin to being a part of a high-performing sports team, where you’re training every day to improve, and you try to find an edge.” Coffee shops were among the dining concepts hard hit by the pandemic.

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How Streaming Entertainment Can Help Restaurants

Modern Restaurant Management

Whether customers are chilling at the bar with a mask on or sitting on the patio for outdoor dining, short-form in-venue entertainment such as movie trailers, viral videos or sports highlights will go a long way to get—and keep—them entertained and enthralled.

How to Use a Trivia Quiz for Restaurant & Pub Training, or to Keep Customers Connected

Ken Burgin

Remember the saying: ‘what we learn with pleasure, we never forget’ – bring some fun to the process by mixing serious questions with a few light-hearted ones – from sport, general knowledge, Disney, Marvel and Harry Potter; about 80% serious and 20% fun.

OUR DAILY BREATH: HOW WILL WE RE-CREATE THE CULTURE OF DINING OUT?

Culinary Cues

We celebrate our sporting teams wins and losses over food and drink – without the restaurant there is less opportunity for this to define our tribes of support. There are few things in life that vividly define the culture associated with a group of people more than dining out.

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Fantastic Harrisburg Restaurants That Will Have You Wanting More

Restaurant Clicks

The city offers a few notable attractions, including the Susquehanna River, the Pennsylvania Farm Show, and one of the largest outdoor sports shows featuring vintage cars and motocross racing. Are you planning a trip to Pennsylvania? Harrisburg is the state capital, located in Dauphin county.

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How Restaurant Owners Can Use Audio Marketing

Modern Restaurant Management

Another example could be if you are a sports bar in a college town. Audio is making a big comeback in the world of digital marketing. The reason is simple.

The Fourth Awakens

Hot Schedules

Read More Seasonal Staff Playbook: Hiring, Training & Retaining Great Teams Every sports team has a series of plays – running plays, passing plays, defensive plays and so on. The Fourth Awakens. MayTheFourth.

29 Restaurant Marketing Tips To Win Your Market

Sling

Or do you cater to the sports-wings-and-beer crowd? Sponsor a sports team. This last idea — sponsor a sports team — is particularly effective. Restaurant marketing has changed dramatically over the past 20 years.

Walk-On's Game Plan for Success

Foodable

The chant is similar to Drew Brees’s “huddle” and many traditional sports cheers. Listen to the episode to learn more about some of the sport stars and celebrities who will be partnering with the restaurant!

10 Email Marketing Ideas for Restaurants to Drive Sales

ChowNow

In the future, send emails about fundraisers, local food festivals, town celebrations, or sports games—anything your restaurant is participating in, or an event that’s truly meaningful to you. If your restaurant isn’t using email marketing, now is the ideal time to start.

Smarter Forecasting to Boost Restaurant Sales & Stop Cost Blowouts

Ken Burgin

Predict the effect of TV and sporting events. Your staff TV and sports fan can monitor these – some events mean more trade, some mean less. With smart ‘future-watching’, you can adjust staff and purchasing to reflect expected business much more accurately.

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Northern Liberties Bars to Liven Up Your Night

Restaurant Clicks

Cantina Dos Segundos North Bowl Standard Tap Druid’s Keep The 700 North Third Ortlieb’s Bardot Cafe Vesper Sporting Club The Fire Craft Hall Yards Brewing Company Urban Village Brewing Company Silk City Heritage Abbaye Jerry’s Bar. Vesper Sporting Club.

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How to Advertise Your Small Business Locally

Indoor Media

Whether it’s your go-to for seasonal information, events, or sports in your area, chances are your community is turning to it too. Try to find ways to get involved with local organizations or sponsor a sports team to get your brand out in front of the right fans.

Wrapping Up a Restaurant Marketing Trend

Modern Restaurant Management

We advertised in local papers, supporting youth sports and wrapping our vehicles.

The Kitchen Connection: 5 Ways to Streamline Your Restaurant Kitchen Operations to Increase Customer Satisfaction

Sante

“Customers are ordering in more ways than ever before,” said Albert Borrerro, owner of the Sandbar Sports Grill in Cutler Bay, Florida.

Are Equipment Upgrades Part of Your Restaurant Ambience Recovery?

Modern Restaurant Management

When they feel comfortable, people will return to sports bars and restaurants for food, drinks and the "big games" on television. ” Installing multiple televisions is important, but recently video walls have become more popular in sports restaurants and bars.

Content Marketing For Your Bar: Where To Start?

Next Restaurants

Or, if your bar is connected to sports , let your participants win a ticket for an event. By Nancy Howard, Contributor. A bar is a treasure trove of aromatic dishes, drinks, and an extraordinary atmosphere. In real life, everything is exactly like that.

5 Special Restaurant Promotion Ideas To Spike Your Sales And Increase Customer Base

The Restaurant Times

Show Sporting Events. Watching your favourite sports events can be a lot of fun, especially when you do it with friends and have delicious foods to eat.

How to Turn Your Restaurant into a Community Brand

Cheetah

Be a Sport Many communities have strong sporting traditions. Especially if yours is a neighbourhood joint, organizing game nights or special events during important competitions like the NFL or the World Cup is one of the keys to becoming a community brand. Other than offering sports fans the chance to bond over peanuts, beer, and good football, you can also offer a special menu or service during special sporting events, like marathons or cycling events.

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