Monthly Archives: December 2011

Using Twitter to Stop Restaurant No Shows!

Date: 29-12-2011

Our previous article about No Show charges discussed the increasing problem with No Shows for restaurants across Australia. The issue has heated up in the lead up to Christmas with one Sydney restauranteur seizing the initiative and running with the Twitter hashtag #noshowshame to name and shame people who book and don’t ring to cancel. Bistro Bruno started out by selecting the hashtag and… More »

Best Tips for Groupon and Living Social Marketing for Restaurants and Cafes

Date: 13-12-2011

Restaurants and Cafes are increasingly turning to sites such as Groupon, Spreets, Scoopon, Livingsocial and Dealme, all with differing degrees of success. There have been, however some highly publicised coupon marketing horror stories. The Groupon Equation can be highly effective at getting new customers in the door, but unless you have a plan to make a profit out of each… More »