Point of Sale software news, updates, and insights

California Food Handler Law Goes Into Effect July 1

Jun 27, 2011

Only July 1, all restaurant employees in California will be required to show proof that they have received food safety training. Employees will need to have a California Food Handler Card to work in a restaurant or food service company. To receive a California food handler card, your employees will need to score at least 70 on the food safety training test. For more information, visit the National Restaurant Association’s website. ...

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Troubleshooting Your POS System

Jun 21, 2011

Just like any software product, from Windows to QuickBooks, occasionally you may see errors with your Business Plus Accounting POS software. We know that your time is valuable for you and your business. So, to help keep your system up and running, we have identified the top four (4) errors that our tech support department troubleshoots....

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Increase Your Restaurant’s Net Profit By 50%

Jun 21, 2011

Foodservice.com has an interesting article about how you can increase your restaurant’s net profit. It would be a challenging goal to just try to increase net profit by 50%. However, this article suggests that you can break down this larger goal into 3 smaller, easier goals: “(1) increase your number of customers by 10%; (2) increase the number of repeat customers by 10%; and (3) increase your Guest Check Average by 10%.” ...

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Sell Gift Cards for Multiple Locations

Sell Gift Cards for Multiple Locations

Jun 15, 2011

Do you have the Business Plus Accounting POS software package installed at multiple locations? With our Online Gift Card processing add-on, you can sell a gift card at one location, and your customer can redeem that same gift card at another location. Give us a call at 801-336-3303 for more information. ...

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Guide to Purchasing POS Software and Hardware

Jun 14, 2011

The National Restaurant Association has a wonderful guide called the 8 Essential Elements of POS System Ownership. Their guide contains information to help you avoid problems in purchasing a POS system. This article contains the 8 elements mentioned in the guide and how Business Software Solutions stays within those guidelines....

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7 Benefits Of Our Hotel Systems

7 Benefits Of Our Hotel Systems

Jun 09, 2011

If you are a hotel owner or manager, you know the problem with most hotel systems…not enough features, or too many features that add little value to your business. The Business Plus Accounting Hotel and Property Management system is designed to alleviate those issues, and give you a solution tailored to the hotel industry. This article highlights some of the benefits of our system. ...

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How to Setup Employee Cards

How to Setup Employee Cards

Jun 08, 2011

Employee cards are used by your employees to clock in and out of the time clock, and to log into sales screen to ring up sales (Restaurant Sales, POS Sales, or the Front Desk). This article will walk you through how to setup employee cards....

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