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Banner Year for Givex!

Posted by Darius Sokal
Givex, the cloud-based operations management IT solution that provides brands with a fully integrated suite of customizable products including gift cards, loyalty, point-of-sale (POS) and analytics, is wrapping up a year of considerable growth. Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, Givex demonstrated its ability to adapt to the changing landscape and offer flexible and innovative technology that’s unmatched within the industry. Now, because of these nimble and deliberate adjustments, Givex..
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, Gift Cards, News, analytics, GIVX, TSX, Uptix

Sticking to Customers with the Right POS Partner

Posted by Darius Sokal
Point-of sale (POS) systems today are as synonymous with restaurants as coffee is to donuts. And POS systems do more than help businesses sell their products and manage inventory and staff. In fact, a good POS system helps a business grow and keep its customers or, in other words, create customer ‘stickiness’.
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, Gift Cards, News, analytics, GIVX

Foodtastic Implements GivexPOS & CWS Across All Brands

Posted by Darius Sokal
According to Foodtastic/Second Cup Canada vice president Tom Hogan, the existing point-of-sale (POS) technology that most of his company’s brands were using was just not up to the job.
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, Gift Cards, News, analytics, GIVX

COVID-19 Retail and Hospitality Trends Shaping Tomorrow

Posted by Sonya Hoshmand
The retail and hospitality business owners are well aware of the challenges that the past years have had, and it's time to focus on the incredible adaptability they have shown. To seize a new opportunity presented by consumer behavior and shifting operations online is no easy task.
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, Gift Cards

Get Your Ecommerce Up and Running Before St. Patrick’s Day

Posted by Sonya Hoshmand
This year, St. Patrick's lands on Wednesday, March 17th. Traditionally the holiday is spent meeting up with your friends, attending parades, or going to bars to celebrate. However, this year over 55% of US adults confirmed that they would be avoiding gathering this year due to the pandemic. A third have confirmed that they will be celebrating the day at home with a special dinner. According to NRF and Prosper Insights & Analytics, it's predicted that the average spend will be $40.77, for a..
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, online ordering

9 Ways to Make Valentine’s Day Special in 2021

Posted by Sonya Hoshmand
Even with COVID-19 causing unexpected changes to the usual Valentine's Day plan, there are plenty of creative and cost-efficient ways your restaurant can perform to make the occasion special for your customers. If you are afraid that many will skip the occasion, think again. 52% of US adults plan to celebrate Valentine's day this year, and nearly 73% of consumers celebrating Valentine's Day state that it is essential to do so given the pandemic's current state.
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, Gift Cards, online ordering

Restaurant Tips to Get Ready for Super Bowl Weekend

Posted by Sonya Hoshmand
The 55th Super Bowl will be played on Sunday, February 7th, 2021, in Tampa, Florida. With the ongoing impact of COVID-19, it's no surprise that this year's Super Bowl will look a little different. Typically, friends would gather at someone’s home or go to a bar to watch the game, but unfortunately, that won't be the case this year. Although restaurants and bars will not be jam-packed and refusing customers due to their limited seating, they will be able to serve as many guests as they please..
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, Delivery Service

The Ultimate Restaurant Holiday Tech Guide

Posted by Sonya Hoshmand
Running a restaurant in 2020 has been a challenge, but it doesn't need to stay that way in 2021. Here is a rundown of the ultimate technology that we recommend restaurants implement to have a successful 2021.
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Topics: Point of Sale, Loyalty, Gift Cards, News

4 Ways to Boost your Restaurant Sales During the Holiday..

Posted by Sonya Hoshmand
Christmas gets closer and closer, and with COVID throwing curveballs every month, it can be challenging for restaurants to stay afloat. For this holiday season, let's bring the magic back by driving traffic to your restaurant. Each year we find ourselves refusing guests due to being overbooked, but now, with delivery services and pick-up as an option, the restaurant can launch a new strategy for the year's busiest time. Here are four ways restaurants can boost their sales this holiday season.
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Topics: Loyalty, Gift Cards, Delivery Service, online ordering