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Samuel Rubenstein
  • Bethesda, MD
  • United States
  • Panacea Capital Advisors, Inc.
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Online Ordering for Produce, Products & Menu Supplies
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Researching different online/web based systems for ordering produce and other menu items from suppliers.  A lot of the systems I have found seem to be proprietary to a particular…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Seth Gold Nov 10, 2012.

Is anyone familiar with Gobza?

Very interested to know if anyone is familiar with Gobza and, if so, what your experience is?  Based on limited research to date, Gobza appears to be a new alternative to Groupon and Living Social…Continue

Started Sep 29, 2012

 

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Jun 10, 2013

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Seth Gold replied to Samuel Rubenstein's discussion Online Ordering for Produce, Products & Menu Supplies
"Hey Sam,     We felt the same need and were dissatisfied with those in the market.  We build thefingo.com to connect coffee roasters with coffee shops/ restaurants/ offices.  Other than price comparison, are there any tools you…"
Nov 10, 2012

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Samuel Rubenstein replied to Samuel Rubenstein's discussion Online Ordering for Produce, Products & Menu Supplies
"Many thanks!"
Nov 10, 2012

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Ted charles ` replied to Samuel Rubenstein's discussion Online Ordering for Produce, Products & Menu Supplies
""A web based systems for ordering produce and other menu items from suppliers" First of all a great idea of using this software but Since I am looking for a same answer, I can't help you much on this.  buy asian food online "
Nov 4, 2012

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Samuel Rubenstein commented on Joe Welsh's blog post Do You Have Time for Restaurant Marketing
"Excellent point. While developing and retaining customer loyalty would seem to be an issue when using a deep discount couponing program such as how many use Groupon, does this same issue exist in your mind with all couponing?  Any experience…"
Oct 23, 2012

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Samuel Rubenstein commented on Joe Welsh's blog post Do You Have Time for Restaurant Marketing
"How do couponing programs such as Groupon,  Living Social and Gobza fit into your overall recommendations for restaurant marketing. Based on some limited research, Groupon and Living Social seem to have a real following…"
Oct 22, 2012

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Samuel Rubenstein commented on Eric S. Crane's group Distributor / Supplier Forum
"Researching different online/web based systems for ordering produce and other menu items from suppliers.  A lot of the systems I have found seem to be proprietary to a particular supplier or to a consortium.  While any recommendations,…"
Oct 20, 2012

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Online Ordering for Produce, Products & Menu Supplies

Researching different online/web based systems for ordering produce and other menu items from suppliers.  A lot of the systems I have found seem to be proprietary to a particular distributor, supplier or consortium.  While any recommendations, even for a proprietary system woudl be appreciated, I'm particularly interested in systems where I can compare produce and products from different distributors, suppliers and manufacturers.  Any advice?  Many thanks.See More
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Oct 6, 2012

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Samuel Rubenstein commented on Simplweb.com's group Restaurant websites and online marketing
"Very interested to know if anyone is familiar with Gobza, Groupon, Living Social or similar types of couponing programs, and, if so, what your experience is? There seems to be a fair amount of public information on Groupon and Living Social, but not…"
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Oct 6, 2012

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Samuel Rubenstein replied to Josh Hersh's discussion Coupons & E-Mail Marketing in the group Restaurant Marketing
"We are also researching couponing services.  Not sure if it has what you are looking for, but you might want to at least review and consider whether Gobza offers what you are looking for...here is a link: …"
Oct 6, 2012

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Samuel Rubenstein replied to Samuel Rubenstein's discussion Gobza v Groupon...Any thoughts? in the group Restaurant Marketing
"While I fully appreciate the need for healthy skepticism with any of these coupon programs (particularly given the recent press accounts with the inability to control how many Groupon coupons can be unexpectedly redeemed), when I reviewed…"
Oct 6, 2012

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State
Maryland
Title
President
Company
Panacea Capital Advisors, Inc.
What best describes my company
Quick Service
Interests
Buying/Selling a Business, Consulting, Finding Investors, Franchising, Investing, Learning, New Locations

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At 11:45am on October 4, 2012, Carl Muth said…

Ha!!  I was one of the first 500 members!!  I don't use it that much now.  When they first started up, they got really uptight if you talked about your business on here cuz they wanted ppl to buy banner ads.  I loaded up my profile with anchor links back to my website.  I have been talking to folks about Gobza.  Kelly and I will talk to Karen (exec director - GRA) next week.

At 3:14pm on September 30, 2012,
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Foodem
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Hi Sam,

Thanks for reaching out. Looking forward to connecting!

At 5:43am on September 10, 2012, Marcus Guiliano said…

Congratulations on joining FohBoh! This is a wonderful online restaurant community with lots of great postings. Enjoy the site and keep active with pictures, comments and postings.

Chef Marcus Guiliano

 
 
 

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