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Money Saving Tips for Bars and Restaurants

October 5th, 2018

Owning a bar and restaurant can be exteremly tough! It seems the competition is getting better every day and profit margins are shrinking at the same time. Don’t forget that customers are wanting more and at better prices at the same time. Yikes! So here are some restaurant and bar money saving tips to help
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New Innovative Offerings

September 24th, 2018

Business is changing every day. It’s hard to keep up! For a business today, being online and having an online presence is crucial. You need to make sure to not only have a web person, but then have a Facebook page and then an Instagram and so on and so forth. Many businesses outsource to
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New POS Trends for Restaurants/Pay at the Table

September 5th, 2018

The payment processing industry is changing every day. There are new technologies and great products that are being introduced it seems every month. Crazy though, that most restaurants have not gotten on board with this. When you go out to most restaurants, you will see some sort of POS system in place that takes orders,
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How Mobile is Changing Payments

August 15th, 2018

Like it or not, mobile payments is here to stay. While in the US cash is still king, it’s grip is slowly slipping away. Another product that is slowly disappearing is the physical credit card. How do you say is the physical credit card going away when credit card payments are on the rise? Well,
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Brick and Mortar Going Online

August 8th, 2018

Many brick and mortar companies look at online stores like Amazon, Target and others and their profits decreasing. They wonder what are they doing that I am not. Do people not care about touching and feeling a product and don’t care about the personal touch and service that they used to be? The answer to
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It’s Here! Harbortouch HBR

August 7th, 2018

After a couple of years of development and beta testing, Harbortouch has released its most advance POS system ever, HBR. This is a premium POS software suite catered towards the food service and bar industry. The software has been designed to limit the amount of touches to accomplish the common tasks and is a super
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The End of Credit Card Signatures on Receipts: What it Means for SMB

July 30th, 2018

When it comes to credit card processing, there is always constant change. In April, all the major card brands in the United States, Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover all dropped the credit card signature requirement at the register. How many times have you, as a consumer, gotten to the check out and just scribbled
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What to Look for in a Payment Gateway

July 16th, 2018

So, you want to accept credit cards online. Why not? Everyone else is doing it right? There are many solutions out there for you to do it. Which one is best? That’s up for you to decide. We can help you, though, filter though some of the bad ones and also some things to look
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3 Ways Bars and Restaurants Can Save Money on Credit Card Processing

July 9th, 2018

The bar and restaurant industry is a tough one! Over 50% are out of business in a few years. Profit margins are thin! Turnover is high! Saving money in any way is necessary to keeping the doors open. In the credit card processing world, owners and managers get calls all of the time from processing
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