You may think that these ratings are only applicable to restaurants that have already succeeded in the competitive world of hospitality. That is, for those who can afford certain luxuries. Well, the truth is that no. Applications for mobile devices are versatile, and it is possible to launch a cheap and useful app. And our developers at Hyperlink InfoSystem can assist you in that regard.
If you are a professional in the restaurant industry, you recognize that you are in a very sensitive sector to economic circumstances. The cost of eating out is contracted when activity decreases and grows when the outlook is for expansion. There are also annual cycles depending on seasonality and holiday or vacation periods.
These changes are exacerbated when a restaurant has gained a clientele but has made little effort to build loyalty. Repeating customers are the best advertising agents. With their recommendations, you attract friends and family who, in turn, open up new opportunities.
A cheap app can be a business card, an updated menu of dishes, a tourist information document, and much more. The customer who downloads the application carries essential information about your restaurant on his mobile device. He will be a selfless sales agent who will help build the image of a successful restaurant.
No one doubts the importance of signage in hospitality establishments. A place that offers a public service makes itself known in the vicinity of its location. The same thing has long since been transferred to the channel provided by the Internet. The visibility is acquired by accumulating information elements that include a service or product or brand identity.
The practical value of information. When a client downloads the application, they bring a complete and updated menu of the house specialties with them. The pleasant memory of a previous visit is reinforced with beautiful images from the restaurant's menu. They are one click away from making a reservation under the conditions they want concerning space and time.
Communication of special events. Days dedicated to a particular kitchen or to publicize a new product are common in restaurants. Hyperlink InfoSystem can help you with an app that can be used for the dissemination of special offers and public events.
Additional tourist information. A good restaurant is a reference that sometimes works better than a street name to locate on a map. Especially lucky locations of establishments add attractions to a gastronomic rendezvous. These environment values will be added in the customer's memory to those found in the restaurant menu.
Hyperlink InfoSystem has experts who can develop an app with many opportunities for your restaurant. We will integrate essential features to ensure that your business becomes a success. We will study the necessary components for your business and combine it with those that you have specified. Here are some of the essential features for a restaurant app:
Usability. The application should make it easy for the customer to use without prior learning. The interface must be simple and clear. It should stimulate the user's intuition so that textual, graphic, or video information is available with a minimum number of clicks.
Adaptability on multiple devices. You need to pay attention to being on the same level in the software warehouses for the major operating systems. They are applications that generally do not require significant technological requirements. Therefore, they must run on the highest number of versions of these operating systems.
Scrupulous compliance with the legal regulations regarding permits, notices and responsibilities. The security of the customer's device must be guaranteed at all times. Authentication and security protocols of proven reliability are applied.
Must encourage customer participation. The communication that is established must be bidirectional. The possibility of transferring information comfortably to social networks and other media is also a point to consider.
Integration of the application with the logistics tools of the business. The application must be in communication with the restaurant's internal tools. Automatic information updates and unavoidable changes should always be reflected in deference to the customer.
Ability to customize the application. Each client will make individualized use of the software. He must choose the display and layout configuration he prefers.
Table reservations are a special service that many customers expect from home. Meet your customers' demands and enable them to book a table in advance.
Contactless delivery is more important than ever today. You never know what will happen next. Protect the health of your customers and employees.
Customers reserve orders. The delivery or collection takes place at a later specified time. Customers can order at any time of the day or night and you generate sales while you sleep.
Make the best decisions for your business. With detailed reports through mobile app, you can keep an eye on the development of your company and can quickly take countermeasures if problems arise.
Retain customers permanently and offer exciting promotions, special deals and much more. No customer will resist exciting offers.
Many customers order traditionally by phone. That costs you time and money. Get your customers to use online ordering. This allows you to automate processes and increase the profit margin.