Are Gen Z the next big opportunity in hospitality?

BACK When you hear the term ‘Gen Z’ what likely springs to mind is teens and TikTok. You might assume they are young and without very much buying power compared to their older generations. And whilst they may be young, the latter is definitely false. Born between 1997 and 2012, a Generation ‘Z’ can be […]

The Slerp Christmas Checklist

BACK Christmas is a big time of year for the majority of industries, and you don’t need us to tell you how important it is for hospitality. Whether customers are eating out, ordering in or hosting dinner parties with meal kits, food is a big part of the holiday and customers love to treat themselves […]

Now is the time to launch D2C

BACK We’re not about to stress you out with talk of ‘uncertain times’. We hear enough of that in the news. It’s completely understandable for hospitality businesses to be nervous right now, but at Slerp rather than thinking about uncertainties, we like to control the controllables. And one of those “controllables” could be the development […]

How to make the till jingle this Christmas

BACK It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And just like that summer is over and we’re onto Christmas prep. To some it may feel early but for those of us in the Hospitality industry, menu and promotion planning probably began a while ago, so let’s talk Christmas! By now you’re familiar with us […]

B Bagel: how to launch online ordering successfully

BACK B Bagel have been in the bagel game for a long time, over 30 years! What’s more their bagels are a family recipe, perfected at home, using only the finest ingredients without any additives whatsoever. Everything is baked, prepared and presented in store. They’ve perfected the recipe, the process and they’ve built a loyal […]

Grow your local business with click and collect

BACK There are many great methods you can use to help grow your local hospitality business. But one of the most powerful things that you can do is make life easier, quicker, and more intuitive for your team members and customers alike. This brings us neatly onto the subject of how embracing a ‘click and […]

4 reasons you need Instagram shopping

BACK Take advantage of your customers’ cravings! Instagram shopping is the ultimate shortcut in the consumer decision process and the latest trend in Social Commerce, making life easier for both the consumer and your business. So what exactly is it? Instagram shopping is a feature that allows brands to create an online catalogue of their […]

Supporting your team through the staff shortage

BACK It’s no secret that the key to success for a business in any industry is in having a great team. Teamwork really does make the dream work, and hospitality businesses rely on their teams to deliver great customer service, something vital for a business to grow. As the saying goes, no man is an […]

Is ordering direct right for your business?

BACK As the world continues to grow, adapt, and evolve, we are all seemingly busier than ever, and seeking time savers and easy hacks to help us solve problems quickly and effectively. This is particularly true for customers looking to enjoy tasty new dishes, but also for the hospitality businesses that serve them.  Customers in […]

Get more from your online orders 

BACK It’s not exactly news that restaurants can be extremely busy places to work in. Your waiters, chefs and other team members are part of a well oiled machine. But, with staff shortages and rising costs, navigating the industry successfully calls for flexibility and innovation. Not only this but consumer preferences and demands are constantly […]