The Benefits of Using Masa+ QR Codes with Aldelo Express
1. Streamlined Order Management with Aldelo Express:
Aldelo Express, a cloud-based restaurant POS system, is a tier-one modern solution serving the food service industry through its versatility, ease of use, and constant innovation.
QR Codes Secure Payments in Restaurants
3 Ways QR Codes Have Revolutionized Restaurants
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QR codes have changed the way we perceive dining. More than just a novel tool for menu browsing, they have evolved into a safe, efficient payment solution that benefits both restaurants and customers. They represent an innovative leap in the food and beverage industry, streamlining the dining experience while enhancing payment security.
Here are 3 ways QR codes have revolutionized the restaurant industry:
Traditional credit card payments expose sensitive data that can be potentially misused. By using QR code-based digital payments, such as a “Scan & Pay” feature that supports payments from printed customer receipts, digital transactions are encrypted, providing a safer, fraud-resistant payment method.
The Value of Cloud POS Solutions Today
Embracing Innovation is the Key to Long-Term Success
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Legacy point-of-sale (POS) systems have played a significant role in the restaurant sector, but POS resellers and merchants are becoming increasingly aware of an industry-wide movement toward a more dynamic and advanced solution – cloud POS.
Embracing cloud POS is not just about staying current with technological advancements – it’s about enhancing your operational efficiency and setting your business up for long-term success.
4 Ways Contactless Payments are Essential for Modern Restaurants
Aldelo Express Supports Contactless Payments for Staff and Diners
The food industry is constantly evolving, and with that comes the need for more convenient and efficient guest services. In recent years, contactless payments have become increasingly popular. More and more customers now expect contactless payments when ordering from a restaurant, and even when buying food and drinks from non-traditional vendors such as food trucks and at concerts or fairs.
Here are 4 ways that contactless payments are essential for modern restaurants, especially in today's fast-paced world…
Securing Restaurant Owner Profits with
AI Facial Recognition Logins
from Aldelo Express POS
The restaurant industry is constantly evolving, with new technologies revolutionizing the way restaurants operate from day to day. Among these advancements, artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as a game-changer, offering innovative solutions to enhance customer experiences and streamline operations.
In December 2021, leading cloud POS developer Aldelo introduced an industry-disrupting innovation: the first of three AI Automation Services designed for restaurants. Called “AI Facial Recognition Login,” the Aldelo Express POS solution combines the power of AI with cloud point of sale technology to secure countertop POS terminals. With AI Facial Recognition Login, operators quickly bolster their POS security measures to help stop and prevent profit leakage from occurring in their restaurant.
How Aldelo Express Detects and Prevents Employee Theft
Secure the POS and Easily Identify Suspicious Patterns
Employee theft is a serious issue that is responsible for 33% of U.S. business bankruptcies each year. In the restaurant industry, where margins are already tight, the impact of employee theft can be particularly devastating. That’s why it’s crucial for restaurants to have a system in place to prevent and detect employee theft. Aldelo Express is one such system that can help restaurants stop employee theft in its tracks.
Aldelo Express is a cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) system designed specifically for restaurants. It’s an all-in-one solution that can manage everything from inventory and menu items to employee schedules and customer orders. But one of the most powerful features of Aldelo Express is its ability to detect and prevent employee theft.
Don’t Disappoint Customers that Share Items on Split Guest Checks
Why You Should Implement “Shared Item” Services in Your Restaurant
A seemingly simple operation, sharing the cost of an item on a check has a profound impact on everyday customers. In our increasingly digital society, customers have come to expect seamless transactions, personalized experiences, and above all else, convenience. Restaurants that are able to conveniently divide an item bill among patrons not only enhance the dining experience, but emphasize the establishment's commitment to exceptional customer service.
Here are a few reasons why you should implement “shared item” services in your restaurant:
Transforming Restaurant Operations
Key Benefits of “Keeping It Simple” with a Native POS Inventory Module
In today's digital age, technology is revolutionizing the way businesses function, and the restaurant industry is no exception. One tool that has become an integral part of modern restaurant management is a digital inventory module that integrates with a business’s point of sale solution. This combination has proved to be a game-changer, making restaurant management more efficient and streamlined.
The Aldelo Express Inventory Module offers restaurant owners and operators a simple and effective way to accurately manage their business inventory. As an included module with the Aldelo Express POS platform, the Aldelo Express Inventory Module provides business owners a significant return on their investment.
Here are 5 benefits of utilizing a digital restaurant inventory module….
Another AI Automation Service Released in
Aldelo Express POS
“Tip Adjust Automation” Streamlines Check Closeout Process and Reduces Chargebacks
With two Artificial Intelligence Automation Services already included in its arsenal of modern restaurant services, Aldelo released its third AI Automation Service to the Aldelo Express Cloud POS platform.
Tip Adjust Automation utilizes deep learning technology that processes customer handwriting styles and correlates the amount of a check to an open check in the POS. It verifies the computation of the tip amount, and automatically closes the ticket. Depending on a restaurant application or operation, staff can line up and process multiple receipts in seconds.
Where applicable, Tip Adjust Automation identifies and auto-corrects mathematical errors caused by inaccurate “Tip” or “Total” values written in by customers on physical guest checks. Merchants no longer spend time investigating and correcting charged amounts after the fact. When applicable, the POS system provides staff with options for correcting mistakes prior to settlement, greatly reducing chargebacks.
Looking for a Fast Digital Payment Solution?
Streamline In-Person Transactions with Masa+ Fast Pay
Use of QR code-based digital payments has steadily grown across the restaurant point of sale industry. QR code-based e-Gift Cards, Rewards programs, and payment options eliminate the need for printing physical cards, prevent customers from losing physical gift cards, and avoid loss of funds due physical gift or reward card damage.
When customers select the “Pay” icon in the top right corner of the Masa+ mobile version and app, indicated by a “$” character, the QR code-based Masa+ Fast Pay feature locates and organizes applicable e-Gift and Rewards point values for a specific merchant in seconds.
Masa+ Fast Pay then displays a single-use QR code within the customer's Masa+ wallet that consolidates available e-Gift or Rewards values based on the customer’s selection. Once restaurant staff scan the QR code with an Aldelo Express tablet POS device, the Aldelo Express POS system will then automatically locate the proper gift card or rewards credits to use to complete the transaction. Masa+ Fast Pay also supports secure QR code-based digital payments using personal credit cards. Customers may use a combination of e-Gift, Rewards and/or credit cards to pay the total bill amount.
Control Labor Costs and Save Money Immediately
with Restaurant Digital Labor Scheduling
Labor scheduling programs are specifically designed to help restaurants harmoniously manage both the restaurant’s needs and that of their employees. Managers create schedules for employees that take into account their availability, their skills, and your restaurant's needs. Managers also use the program to track their employees' hours, calculate their pay, and monitor their performance.
Why You Need Aldelo Express POS to Increase Restaurant Sales
Secure and Grow Your Business Today!
There are many reasons why restaurants should purchase a point of sale system (POS). One is that a reliable point of sale solution will actually help a restaurant increase their sales and bottom line profits by effectively controlling the three “P’s” of a business: People, Payments, and Products. Systems like Aldelo Express POS help restaurant owners increase sales by stopping theft, enforcing proper pricing for each menu item, and encouraging customers to return to the business with integrated Masa+ Gift Card and Loyalty programs.
Here are the top 5 ways Aldelo Express POS can increase sales for your restaurant:
Pro Tips: Gift Cards Provide Restaurants Interest-Free Loans
Easily Promote and Boost Revenue with an Integrated Gift Card Program
Restaurants have a lot of competition in the market. Increasing gift card sales can be an excellent way to serve existing customers and attract new customers. Gift cards can help restaurants generate revenue in advance, interest-free, and create loyal customers who keep coming back. Here are some key ways that gift cards will increase revenue for your restaurant.
1. Promote Gift Cards In-Store and Online
One of the easiest ways to increase gift card sales is to promote them in-store and online:
- Have gift card signage prominently displayed at the point-of-sale
- Make sure that physical gift cards are visible and easily accessible to customers
- Promote gift cards on your website and social media channels
How a POS Solution Helps a Restaurant
Top 4 Benefits of Using Modern Point of Sale Technology
In today's fast-paced world, having a reliable and efficient point of sale (POS) system is essential for restaurants to streamline their operations, increase revenue, and provide better service to their customers. A POS system is a software and hardware combination that allows restaurants to process payments, track sales, manage inventory, and perform other essential functions that are critical to their daily operations. In this blog post, we will discuss how a point-of-sale system helps a restaurant.
1. Process Payments Quickly and Securely
One of the most important benefits of a POS system is the ability to process payments quickly and securely. With a POS system, restaurants can accept different forms of payments, including credit cards, debit cards, and mobile payments. This allows customers to pay in the way that is most convenient for them, which can improve customer satisfaction.
Manage Labor Costs with Digital Time Cards
from Aldelo Express POS
Labor is the most controllable expense a restaurant has, but lack of control managing daily time cards can be detrimental to a restaurant’s bottom line. With Aldelo Express POS, restaurant owners control daily labor schedules and prevent employees from “riding the clock” by managing the clock-in and clock-out processes with digital time cards.
With the Aldelo Express Digital Time Card Module, managers can restrict employee clock-in and clock-out periods and require manager approval if an employee misses a specific clock-in or clock-out “grace period.” Merchants can also prevent staff from clocking-in for fellow workers if they are running late, eliminating “buddy punching.”
Top 5 Benefits of Digital Waitlist and Reservation Modules
No Add-On Costs for Aldelo Express POS Solutions/Features Save Merchants Money
Restaurant owners that use the Aldelo Express Digital Waitlist and Reservation Modules offer guests VIP-level dining experiences. Plus, merchants save money by eliminating costly add-ons and choosing a POS solution with built-in front-of-house modules. By using the Aldelo Express POS Digital Waitlist and Reservation Modules, restaurant staff not only increase table turn rates by streamlining front-of-house operations, but help retain new customers by offering convenient, modern, and memorable customer services.
Here are the top 5 benefits of the Aldelo Express Digital Waitlist and Reservation Modules:
AI Automation Services
Aldelo Integration Partners
Loyalty And Rewards
Masa+ Online Ordering
Masa+ QR Codes
Mobile Handheld POS
POS Features & How To's
Referral Partner Program