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Duessa Holscher
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  • Granbury Restaurant Solutions
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Pizza Point-of-Sale Innovations: 10 Features Every Restaurant Could Love

The pizza industry has led the way in using technology to help better manage the restaurant. In pizza point of sale systems, innovative features help improve order taking and management.  In many cases, complex menus and challenging business models, combined with thin margins, have driven pizzerias to adopt new technologies before others in the restaurant industry. Here’s a few POS features we love!1.  Conversational OrderingMaking complex ordering easier is the goal of any restaurant…See More
Mar 5, 2013

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How To Grow Your Restaurant With The Right Technology

Today, more than ever, we love shiny new gadgets.  We line up for the latest technology innovation, even it its just a tiny bit better than the last big thing.  We blindly accept the notion that technology is good for us.  But if you are looking to grow your business, is technology the answer?  Will your investment pay off?  Here’s some common techniques you may try to grow your business - and how technology can help.If You Want To Grow Your Same Store Sales:Can your business handle an increase…See More
Jan 6, 2013

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Duessa Holscher posted a blog post

How To Grow Your Restaurant With The Right Technology

Today, more than ever, we love shiny new gadgets.  We line up for the latest technology innovation, even it its just a tiny bit better than the last big thing.  We blindly accept the notion that technology is good for us.  But if you are looking to grow your business, is technology the answer?  Will your investment pay off?  Here’s some common techniques you may try to grow your business - and how technology can help.If You Want To Grow Your Same Store Sales:Can your business handle an increase…See More
Jan 3, 2013

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Your Restaurant's Busiest Days: Survival Tips!

The busiest season for restaurants is now upon us. For pizza restaurants, Halloween, Thanksgiving Eve, New Years Eve, New Years Day and the Superbowl make up the biggest days of the year.  Prepare for that rush by making the most of your restaurant software, planning ahead, and staying calm!Tip #1:  Encourage Customers To Order AheadDeferred or delayed ordering features in your point of sale can help you plan ahead.  Your customers may not even know that you offer this convenience!   Are you…See More
Dec 12, 2012

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Your Restaurant's Busiest Days: Survival Tips!

The busiest season for restaurants is now upon us. For pizza restaurants, Halloween, Thanksgiving Eve, New Years Eve, New Years Day and the Superbowl make up the biggest days of the year.  Prepare for that rush by making the most of your restaurant software, planning ahead, and staying calm!Tip #1:  Encourage Customers To Order AheadDeferred or delayed ordering features in your point of sale can help you plan ahead.  Your customers may not even know that you offer this convenience!   Are you…See More
Dec 7, 2012

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Delivery Restaurant Software Checklist: 7 Tips For Success

"We Deliver!"  When you add those words to your menu, you've added the potential for headaches - but also the possibility of greater profit!  You need the right tools to help you succeed restaurant delivery.  The right restaurant delivery software - a point-of-sale system that specializes in delivery - can make all the difference. Here's some things to look for when evaluating restaurant delivery systems.1. Easy Phone Order ProcessPhone orders should be fast, giving your staff the flexibilty to…See More
Dec 1, 2012

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Delivery Restaurant Software Checklist: 7 Tips For Success

"We Deliver!"  When you add those words to your menu, you've added the potential for headaches - but also the possibility of greater profit!  You need the right tools to help you succeed restaurant delivery.  The right restaurant delivery software - a point-of-sale system that specializes in delivery - can make all the difference. Here's some things to look for when evaluating restaurant delivery systems.1. Easy Phone Order ProcessPhone orders should be fast, giving your staff the flexibilty to…See More
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10 Insider Tips for Negotiating your Restaurant Point-of-Sale System Purchase

Thinking about buying a point-of-sale system for your restaurant?  For many restaurants, the point-of-sale computer system is one of the biggest up front purchases they'll make, and one of the most complex to navigate.  Here's some insider tips on how to negotiate the best possible deal - and some hidden traps to watch out for so you aren't left with unexpected expenses!Tip #1: Know What You're Buying…See More
Oct 3, 2012

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Nate Riggs commented on Duessa Holscher's blog post 10 Insider Tips for Negotiating your Restaurant Point-of-Sale System Purchase
"Great article, Duessa. Very good points and process. I'd also add that evaluating the vendors API and even looking for those who have open API's that allow for other online tools to be bolted into the POS is also going to be to the…"
Oct 3, 2012

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Duessa Holscher posted a blog post

10 Insider Tips for Negotiating your Restaurant Point-of-Sale System Purchase

Thinking about buying a point-of-sale system for your restaurant?  For many restaurants, the point-of-sale computer system is one of the biggest up front purchases they'll make, and one of the most complex to navigate.  Here's some insider tips on how to negotiate the best possible deal - and some hidden traps to watch out for so you aren't left with unexpected expenses!Tip #1: Know What You're Buying…See More
Oct 2, 2012

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Using Pizza Software for Coupon Tracking

Coupons - love 'em or hate 'em, it's hard to get away from them in the pizza industry.   Most pizza restaurants issue coupons to grab the attention of their customers, to encourage new customers to try the restaurant, to compete with the other pizzerias in their area, to introduce new products, and to encourage 'bundling' of products together.  But what's the best way to know if your coupons are effective and working? Tracking Coupon CodesYour…See More
Sep 26, 2012

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Duessa Holscher posted a blog post

Using Pizza Software for Coupon Tracking

Coupons - love 'em or hate 'em, it's hard to get away from them in the pizza industry.   Most pizza restaurants issue coupons to grab the attention of their customers, to encourage new customers to try the restaurant, to compete with the other pizzerias in their area, to introduce new products, and to encourage 'bundling' of products together.  But what's the best way to know if your coupons are effective and working? Tracking Coupon CodesYour…See More
Sep 26, 2012

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State
Oregon
Title
Marketing & Solutions Manager
Company
Granbury Restaurant Solutions
Website
http://www.granburyrs.com
Twitter Handle
granburyrs
What best describes my company
Quick Service
Interests
Networking
Biography
I also blog at www.pizzamarketplace.com and my personal travel blog, www.12months12countries.com
Years in the Industry
15

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Pizza Point-of-Sale Innovations: 10 Features Every Restaurant Could Love

Posted on March 5, 2013 at 11:00am 0 Comments

The pizza industry has led the way in using technology to help better manage the restaurant. In pizza point of sale systems, innovative features help improve order taking and management.  In many cases, complex menus and challenging business models, combined with thin margins, have driven pizzerias to adopt new technologies before others in the restaurant industry. Here’s a few POS features we love!

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1.  Conversational Ordering

Making complex ordering…

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How To Grow Your Restaurant With The Right Technology

Posted on January 3, 2013 at 12:46pm 0 Comments

Today, more than ever, we love shiny new gadgets.  We line up for the latest technology innovation, even it its just a tiny bit better than the last big thing.  We blindly accept the notion that technology is good for us.  But if you are looking to grow your business, is technology the answer?  Will your investment pay off?  Here’s some common techniques you may try to grow your business - and how technology can help.

If You Want To Grow Your Same Store Sales:

restaurant point of sale software Can…

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Your Restaurant's Busiest Days: Survival Tips!

Posted on December 7, 2012 at 2:14pm 0 Comments

The busiest season for restaurants is now upon us. For pizza restaurants, Halloween, Thanksgiving Eve, New Years Eve, New Years Day and the Superbowl make up the biggest days of the year.  Prepare for that rush by making the most of your restaurant software, planning ahead, and staying calm!

Tip #1:  Encourage Customers To Order Ahead

Plan Ahead Deferred or delayed ordering features in your point of sale can help you plan ahead.  Your customers may not even know that you…

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Delivery Restaurant Software Checklist: 7 Tips For Success

Posted on November 30, 2012 at 9:30am 0 Comments

"We Deliver!"  When you add those words to your menu, you've added the potential for headaches - but also the possibility of greater profit!  You need the right tools to help you succeed restaurant delivery.  The right restaurant delivery software - a point-of-sale system that specializes in delivery - can make all the difference. Here's some things to look for when evaluating restaurant delivery systems.

1. Easy Phone Order Process

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