Operating a Restaurant? Have These Licenses in Place

Posted on: June 19, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Opening a restaurant is an exciting venture borne out of a passion for a specific type of cuisine, lifestyle, food, or serving the community. But actually getting things up and running isn’t a simple process. Once a concept is figured out, color schemes are picked, a name is decided on, and real estate is handled, […] Read More

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Bar Liability: Ensure That Every Bar Has Safe Exit Routes

Posted on: June 12, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

There are a number of liabilities that bar staff and owners have to be aware of when operating on a daily basis. From slips and falls to overserving, the usual suspects of risks can happen at any time in the nightlife community. However, one risk that owners should not push to the side is making […] Read More

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3 Methods to Communicate and Work Well with Your Franchisees

Posted on: May 8, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

When it comes to franchising, communication is the key to building a strong relationship between parties. But communication isn’t as simple as just having a conversation. Franchises can be spread out throughout your city, your state, country, and even the world; think about the global reach of places like KFC and SuperCuts. With the potential […] Read More

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Franchise Operations: Tips for Success

Posted on: May 1, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

For business owners considering buying a franchise restaurant, whether it’s a baked goods shop or chain of hamburger stops, there are plenty of things to consider. Fast food, or fast-casual dining, is one of the biggest categories when it comes to franchising and can always find a way to turn a profit in good times […] Read More

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What Happens if the POS System Crashes?

Posted on: April 17, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Technology has helped businesses in all industries with streamlining their services and modernizing their operations and customer service. But sometimes technology can get in the way of business, especially when it acts up. When a restaurant’s POS (point of sale) system goes down, this can cause major problems such as not being able to accept […] Read More

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How to Prepare for and Prevent Food Allergy-Related Claims

Posted on: April 10, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Food allergies have always been an issue with diners, but in recent years there has been more of an effort to identify and treat them. The number of people with gluten and other allergies has increased immensely, which has resulted in a sharp rise in food allergy-related restaurant insurance claims. According to a study released […] Read More

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No Stars: How Restaurants Can Leverage and Address Complaints

Posted on: April 3, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

A restaurant may have an enviable menu, amazing ambiance and a catchy name, but when it comes to customer service nothing else can provide more headaches for both the customer and management staff. According to Consumer Reports, there are myriad complaints that customers claim against restaurants, ranging from being served the wrong item to being […] Read More

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How a Restaurant Can Manage and Improve its Reputation

Posted on: March 20, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

In the world of hospitality, reputation is key. When people are choosing a new restaurant to head to, the move now is to look online. But if a restaurant doesn’t have glowing reviews on sites like Yelp or Google, or even social media platforms, it can deter new customers from coming in. Restaurant owners have […] Read More

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What Does Assault & Battery Insurance Cover?

Posted on: March 6, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

Whether you own and operate a bar or restaurant, café or nightclub, there are many different ways in which your patrons’ well-being could end up having a bad time. Bar fights, arguments, long-term emotional effects, and general safety around the premises of your establishment can all be factors that encourage specified hospitality insurance. When it comes […] Read More

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What Safety Precautions Should a Nightclub Take in 2019?

Posted on: February 27, 2019 by RMS Hospitality

One of the first reported nightclub tragedies in the United States was reported back in 1801 in Virginia when a meeting hall fire broke out, killing more than 70 people. Flash forward to today and tragedy is still striking with news of nightclub shootings and a steady stream of fights breaking out. Security has become […] Read More

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