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Recently recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of “The World’s Top 100 Most Innovative Companies,” Global Payments is a leading worldwide provider of payment and payroll technology services that deliver innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. Our technologies, partnerships and employee expertise enable us to provide a broad range of products and services that allow our customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world. For more information, please contact Bobby Higdon at 812-989-6044 or robert.higdon@e-hps.com and reference your Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association affiliation.These programs are 100% free; members never pay any fees or dues!  Learn more about Heartland products HERE.

UnitedHealthcare works with the National Restaurant Association and the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association (FRLA) in a strategic alliance, offering exclusive health care pricing and solutions for every size FRLA member business — including small, midsize and large employers. Learn more or contact Moriah Murphy at moriah.murphy@optum.com.

You care about your team. Here’s how you can help them stay healthy and be ready to return to work at the right time. For all employees: Full-time, part-time, furloughed, Teladoc is offering FRLA members and their employees exclusive access to virtual visits for mental health and medical conditions for $7/employee per month. This cost includes unlimited visits with no copay for employees and their families. 

Click HERE to reach the setup page.

The National Restaurant Association Pharmacy Discount Card program is a new prescription savings solution for members of the National Restaurant Association and its state restaurant association partners, including the FRLA. It is completely FREE and can help FRLA members and their employees save up to 75%(with an average savings of 40%) on all FDA-approved prescription medications. You can get a digital prescription card via email, text message, or print them here. Learn more at www.HospitalityRxCard.com or contact Moriah Murphy at moriah.murphy@optum.com.

Playing movies, TV, or other audiovisual content in your bar, restaurant, or hotel? Did you know that playing movies or TV in public requires a public performance license? MPLC is authorized by more than 1,000 motion picture rights holders to grant the Umbrella License®, an affordable copyright compliance solution. Get your FRLA member discount at www.mplc.com, info@mplc.com, or (800) 462-8855.

Contact Information

Address: 5455 S. Centinela Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90066

Phone: (800) 462-8855

Email: info@mplc.com

Web: www.mplc.com

FRLA members receive special member propane pricing, free tank monitor plus a $500 No-Run-Out promise, four hours of free labor for scheduled service appointments, $100 in coupon savings for future propane deliveries, and patio heat customers receive the first delivery free. Contact Joe Westberg, Joseph.westberg@amerigas.com, (904)-652-6132, for more information.

Zenith is your restaurant and hotel workers’ compensation specialist. Their safety, claims and medical management staff understand the unique challenges of the hospitality industry. Zenith is committed to workplace safety and health, quality medical care, managing claim costs, and fighting fraud and abuse. Experience Zenith’s exceptional service by contacting an underwriter today at 800-226-2324.

Did you know you may able to choose your own natural gas supplier? As an FRLA preferred provider, Infinite Energy can help you save up to 20% off your utility rates. No matter how you use your gas, we can build a plan that’s right for you. Call for a quote! (833) FRLA-GAS or visit InfiniteEnergy.com.

Synergi Partners is comprised of tax credit veterans with many years of experience serving clients of all sizes and in virtually all industries. We specialize in helping employers take advantage of federal and state tax credit programs, and we are the largest private processer of disaster relief incentives. With many businesses struggling right now due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Synergi Partners has developed an estimator to assess the incentives you can potentially qualify for: https://covid19.synergipartners.com/ Also, businesses impacted by Hurricane Irma or Hurricane Michael can still receive a tax credit of up to $2,400 per retained employee! Synergi Partners is offering FRLA members a free evaluation of the disaster relief tax credits. For more information, please contact Karen Freeman at (843) 245-3903 or kfreeman@synergipartners.com, or visit www.synergipartners.com/frla.

We are the foundation of all your marketing efforts. Our services are the building blocks of developing your brand. We’re not your average “promotional products” company. Our full-service approach to sourcing products provides limitless ways to connect with your audience. If you can think it, we can brand it.  Our dedicated team of sourcing experts work closely with your team to understand project goals, budgets, and timelines. With a massive network of suppliers, our mission is to find the most engaging branded products on the market. Our web-based stores and portals are customizable to meet your ordering workflows, resulting in faster response times without bogging down internal resources. Stop worrying about where you’re going to store everything, who’s responsible for packaging, or if you’re getting the best shipping rates. We’ll store your swag in our warehouse, fulfill orders as they come in, and provide analytics on all activity. For more information, please contact Laura Sellers at 1-877-567-9177 or Laura.Sellers@TeamBrandit.com and reference your Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association affiliation for 20% off on your first order and 10% off on all recurring orders.. Learn more about The Brandit Agency Here.

Sign up today for a FREE web listing on VISITFLORIDA.com, the No. 1 website for planning a vacation to Florida. Your web listing will feature your business name, address, phone number, direct link to your website and one photo.

FRLA’s new standard for hospitality safety and sanitation practices, the FRLA Seal of Commitment, demonstrates that establishments meet thorough safety and sanitation standards. When guests see an FRLA Seal of Commitment sticker on an establishment’s door, they can be confident the business is taking the necessary steps to be sanitary and safe, and staff are well trained.

To learn more about the FRLA Seal of Commitment and to apply for designation, visit frla.org/sealofcommitment.

Up to 50% off select FRLA SafeStaff food safety training and products. Visit www.safestaff.org for more information.

Restaurant and Lodging members receive three (3) free tickets to the FRLA Trade Show. Visit www.flrestaurantandlodgingshow.com for more information.

Substantial discounts on alcohol compliance, employee food safety, allergen awareness, and anti-harassment training. Visit rcstraining.com for more information.

Celebrating over 79 years of service to songwriters, composers, music publishers and businesses, Broadcast Music, Inc.® (BMI®) is a global leader in music rights management, serving as an advocate for the value of music. BMI represents the public performance rights in over 15 million musical works created and owned by more than one million songwriters, composers, and music publishers. FRLA restaurant & bar members, licensed on BMI’s EDE1 license, can receive up to 20% off their annual BMI fees. Visit www.BMI.com/ede for more information.

GPO Pros helps Operators earn quarterly cash back rebate checks and capture reduced invoice pricing on popular every day products from top manufacturers and distributors. 100% FREE. Visit
www.gpopros.com for more information.

Restaurants and hotels in the state of Florida are being sued at an alarming rate for their websites not being accessible for those with disabilities (The Americans with Disabilities Act). Adally has a suite of accessibility solutions that are affordable and can get you on the road to being compliant.

Adally offers a great discount for being a member of the FRLA.

Contact Adally and get a homepage scan of your website today for free by visitingHTTPS://ADALLY.COM/FRLA or calling 877-786-4269.

Dell has a unique offer just for members. Save up to 40% on OptiPlex, Latitude, Precision, Workstations and PowerEdge Servers. Please call 1-800-757-8442 or visit www.Dell.com/FRLA to receive your savings as a FRLA Member.

Complimentary National Restaurant Association Membership. Receive benefits offered through the National Restaurant Association, including industry trends, services, and more. Call 800-424-5156 or visit Restaurant.org/Membership/Tools-Solutions.

The State of the Restaurant Industry research is the most authoritative, credible source of:
  • The economic outlook for restaurants
  • Workforce trends to inform recruitment & retention strategy
  • The latest operation and menu trends
  • What restaurant consumers want and what they expect
This research is based on deep-dive analysis of the latest economic and demographic data supported by six extensive surveys of restaurant operators, professional chefs, and consumers.
The State of the Restaurant Industry Report has a longstanding reputation inside and outside of the industry for the being the key resource behind informed business decisions.

Top-line finds:

  • Restaurant industry sales will hit $899 billion in 2020, up 4% over 2019 (1.2% adjusted for inflation).
  • Restaurant sales will grow thanks to an expanding economy and positive consumer sentiment. Both support spending in restaurants.
  • Consumers’ pent-up demand for restaurants is high; nearly half of consumers say they aren’t using restaurants as often as they’d like.

CLICK HERE TO THE 2020 STATE OF THE RESTAURANT INDUSTRY

The 2021 State of the Restaurant Industry report is considered the most authoritative source for restaurant industry sales projections and trends.
It is based on analysis of the latest economic data and extensive surveys of 6,000 restaurant operators and 1,000 adult consumers.
The report covers:
  • The restaurant sales forecast for 2021
  • Operational changes including off-premises business and accelerated tech adoption
  • Consumer influencers, opinions and intentions
  • Food & menu trends including best sellers
  • Employment levels by state
  • And more…
The report confirms 2020 was the most challenging year ever experienced by the restaurant industry.

The National Restaurant Association has been at work consulting industry experts, conducting research and compiling the drivers that will shape the restaurant industry in the next 10 years. We present a big-picture outlook on the economy, the workforce, and consumer of the future; share a series of probable scenarios for 13 business attributes; and identify 10 disruptors we think could shake things up. READ REPORT HERE.