Regardless of the business you are running, calling on the computer for help brings a boost in efficiency. Regarding sales and restaurants, specialized applications give you the possibility to keep track of nearly anything from employees to commercial items in inventory. Restaurant Maid is one of them, promising to keep a well organized inventory and make ordering easier.
One of the first thing you need to set up are business related details. The application gives you the possibility to easily create a database containing employees, as well as for commercial items.
When managing your inventory, several fields put at your disposal make sure every detail is included. You are required to specify an item number, description, buying and final price. In the same window you are able to mention newly received quantity, as well as already existing and supplier details, such as name, phone, web page or comments.
In the process of adding employees, you can provide thorough personal details, as well as business related, such as payment method and the level of security clearance.
Another feature of the application gives you the possibility to fully customize table layout of the room. This makes taking orders easier, the employee only having to select the customer table after which available order items appear as buttons you can customize.
The main window of the application is where all orders are displayed and can be picked up. For nearly any activity or info available in your business, a report can be issued and printed out on a sheet of paper or exported to an excel file for further processing.
A manager's menu gives you access to some of the most important aspects, such as managing employees, the cash register, as well as payment calculation options. Furthermore, a customer database can be created to aid when organizing tables and reservations.
All in all, Restaurant Maid comes equipped with a wide variety of tools to help you better manage a restaurant or bar. The user interface welcomes you to give it a try, but it takes a little taking used to due to the amount of details that can be tracked. However, if your team is still using the pen and paper method, don't hesitate to give this application a try for a boost in efficiency.