How Can a Nightclub Lose its Liquor License?

Posted on: April 20, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Getting a liquor license is a bit of a process, and it involves a little red tape and a few hoops to jump through. There’s a waiting period, and sometimes restaurants that tout themselves as gastropubs open their doors without the ability to serve alcohol. But for as much of a hassle as it can […] Read More

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Popular Promotions to Improve Bar Business

Posted on: April 13, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

Bars may promote a different theme for every night like Taco Tuesday or Whiskey Wednesday, and have big weekends when holidays hit. But there are those slow nights and seasons when getting consistent foot traffic is a struggle. One thing bars can do to keep said foot traffic slow and low is to not change […] Read More

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The Most Effective Ways to Market Your Restaurant in 2018

Posted on: April 6, 2018 by RMS Hospitality

With the advent of social media and the push for a more digital-friendly atmosphere, restaurants of all kinds are seeing the impact that technology has on their business. Traditional word of mouth, while always important, has taken a backseat to clicks, likes, swipes, and reviews from typing-happy customers. In fact, some restaurants even jump on […] Read More

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Spotting and Handling an Underage Patron

Posted on: March 28, 2018 by RMS Hospitality Group

One thing that will always be a constant concern in the restaurant and hospitality industry is the issue of underaged drinking. While, obviously, bar and nightclub owners can’t handle what happens off their premises, they can ensure they’re taking the right steps to enforce strict rules against underaged patrons. It’s the bar’s or restaurant’s responsibility […] Read More

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Avoiding Dram Shop Risks During Holidays

Posted on: March 21, 2018 by RMS Hospitality Group

It seems that for every season there’s a reason to go out and celebrate something. From American holidays to holidays originating from other countries to ringing in the New Year, there’s never a shortage to come together and toast to something. But with all this comes the risk of being held accountable for the actions […] Read More

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What Customers Are Looking for in their 2018 Dining Experience

Posted on: March 7, 2018 by RMS Hospitality Group

Most of the time people don’t comment on what goes right when they go out to eat, and instead get vocal when things go bad. With the advent of social media, diners have more avenues to express their regret in going to a certain restaurant, commenting on bad service, undercooked meat, a long wait, or […] Read More

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5 Important Insurance Policies for Franchisees

Posted on: February 22, 2018 by RMS Hospitality Group

Owning a franchise is similar to owning any other business, but with some unique benefits and downsides. On the positive side, when buying into a franchise, a lot of the groundwork has already been done, so franchise owners are able to take some of the more difficult tasks associated with opening a business off of […] Read More

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How to Make Over a Customer Rewards Program

Posted on: February 8, 2018 by RMS Hospitality Group

If your clients are one of the millions of restaurants that reward their customers for returning, this article is for them. In today’s digital-obsessed world, modernizing the program and expanding their reach via different platforms is almost required. In this post, we’re going to cover how your clients can cater to their customer’s mobile needs. […] Read More

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The Pros & Cons of Franchising

Posted on: February 5, 2018 by RMS Hospitality Group

Franchising a business isn’t for everyone, as we discussed in our last blog. However, if you have clients who are financially capable, have a proven model of success and have the resources to do so, they’ll need to know the basics of franchising. Or, if you have clients who are interested in buying into a […] Read More

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Restaurant Clients: To Franchise or Not to Franchise?

Posted on: January 29, 2018 by RMS Hospitality Group

As we continue on in the new year, some of your restaurant clients might share interest in franchising their business. Not every restaurant model is sustainable in franchise form, and their success depends on a few different factors. In this article, we’ll provide some key insights into what makes a franchise successful so that you […] Read More

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