Rotaready blog

Everything you need to know about the latest releases, updates and Rotaready news with a dash of industry insight from the people who empower your business!

How retailers can use the inevitable summer slump to prepare for the festive season

How retailers can use the inevitable summer slump to prepare for the festive season

With the summer season upon us and school holidays just around the corner, UK retailers are looking at a quieter few weeks ahead. As many of us head off on holiday, the summer season is traditionally a little slower for...

Read more
6 ways to perfect your beer garden

6 ways to perfect your beer garden

55% of all UK drinkers say a pub beer garden is their favourite place to drink beer throughout the summer months. With summer well under way, we’ve put together a few ways you could make your pub garden even better than...

Read more
Four ways that coffee shops can create additional revenue streams

Four ways that coffee shops can create additional revenue streams

A 2020 survey by coffee machine manufacturer Mr Coffee found that 70% of coffee drinkers would “considerably reduce” the number of coffees that they would buy from coffee shops even after the pandemic. Although it’s sti...

Read more
How hospitality businesses can benefit from replacing manual processes with tech

How hospitality businesses can benefit from replacing manual processes with tech

As you’ll well know, running a hospitality business often means trying to juggle a million and one things at once. In this blog we look at some of the areas in which you could be using technology to help lighten your wo...

Read more
7 facts about beer in Britain

7 facts about beer in Britain

With the 15th June being Beer Day Britain, we’ve pulled together some facts about British beer, that you might find interesting. So without further ado, here are 7 British beer related facts… The earliest mention of bee...

Read more
The World Cup vs The Festive Season – do pubs need to choose between the two?

The World Cup vs The Festive Season – do pubs need to choose between the two?

Christmas 2022 was set to be the first ‘normal’ Christmas for pubs since 2019. But with the World Cup running from 21st November to 18th December this year, hospitality businesses are set to see a big clash with the fes...

Read more
Employee retention in hospitality – insights from industry experts

Employee retention in hospitality – insights from industry experts

Many hospitality businesses are currently looking to improve their employee retention rates. So we reached out to some of our clients and asked them to share what helps them successfully retain employees. Here’s what th...

Read more
Jubilee weekend – interesting stats for hospitality & retail businesses

Jubilee weekend – interesting stats for hospitality & retail businesses

The 6th February 2022 marked the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, making her the first British Monarch to ever have reached a 70th year on the throne. In just under 3 weeks, the British public will be celebrating with a 4 day...

Read more
5 things you didn’t know about our integrations

5 things you didn’t know about our integrations

We’re ardent believers in best-of-breed, for the simple fact that it’s impossible to be great at everything! You probably wouldn’t trust a builder who also claims to be an expert electrician, plumber, carpenter, plaster...

Read more
How to engage customers at every stage of their journey – tips for retailers

How to engage customers at every stage of their journey – tips for retailers

What does a typical customer journey look like? Many marketers will be familiar with the AIDA or RACE model of the marketing funnel – your customer’s journey with you from the initial stages when someone learns about yo...

Read more