Payments Without Pesky Limits

Minimalism, a movement to rid life of excess in favor of what’s important, is growing in popularity. It’s only natural the trend would extend to business. And it turns out there’s freedom in simplicity. Now, all you need to run your business is: Your phone Heartland Mobile Pay Your next destination Don’t be fooled; this lightweight Read More

Is now the right time to ditch your old point of sale for something new?

Like most small businesses, restaurateurs threw their 2020 plans out the window after pandemic shutdowns shuttered locations. But SMBs aren’t the only ones who altered their plans. You can add point of sale software providers to the list. Companies like Heartland began upgrading products and developing new features to help small business owners thrive when Read More

How Tech Helps Restaurants Prep for the Future

  When “Daniel” shut down due to COVID-19, Chef Daniel Boulud quickly developed creative weekly menus, powered by an online delivery and carryout platform. His pivot shows how some restaurateurs have faced new circumstances with remarkable resilience and innovation. “In response to the changed environment, the first thing restaurants are doing is purchasing a digital Read More

Precious time—and software to make the most of it

Time spent managing employee shifts, PTO, overtime, and full-time/part-time status is time away from customers and coaching the crew. And labor hours can be some of the biggest costs in the business, usually accounting for 25%-35% of restaurant expenditures; the complexity can use up a lot of a manager’s time, too. But there is software Read More