Staff are the lifeblood of any business and in few industries is this felt more strongly than in hospitality. This year has thrown a lot at all of us, but hospitality workers have been on the frontline, not only providing service, but also ensuring the health and safety of their customers in constantly shifting circumstances throughout this pandemic.
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Around this time last year, the new kid on the Kobas block was the EPoS Menu Manager. In 2020, the focus has been on our Customer Interaction Centre (CIC) and then its Online Ordering solution. As we approach the end of 2020 and the final stretch of development on Online Ordering, it seems fitting that we revisit the EPoS Menu […]
After completing our Online Ordering platform in late June, we’ve been making incremental improvements wherever we can: the first of which was to convert our off-premises product into one suited for in-venue table ordering. Since then, the majority of improvements have been geared in that direction.
As we enter autumn, we now have a slew of checkout improvements on their way […]
When planning our Online Ordering solution, partnering with Stripe was a no-brainer. As an industry leading payments processor, many of our clients were already familiar with the simple-to-use platform, and their customers can purchase in complete confidence, as the payment is protected by industry-leading security. Best of all – for the development team at Kobas(!) – we are able to […]
March 17th was already a date of note in my calendar, it was the date that my father’s mother passed away. Other circumstances intertwined with this sad event and probably secured the fledgling application that became Kobas. That is a story for another time, but the date now has another annual reminder set for me, it just reads “The Hardest […]
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This time last month, we were delighted to announce our answer to the government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme. With just one final day of the scheme to run, we’re even more delighted to announce a new feature that will allow our clients, having seen the scheme to be a huge success, to run an adapted version into September.
There was great news for the industry when the government announced its new “Eat Out to Help Out” scheme for August 2020. This month will see participating venues offer diners a 50% discount on non-alcohol items, capped at £10 a head, Monday to Wednesday, subsidised by the Treasury.
Promoting bums on seats in the quieter parts of the week, we’re […]
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Introduce contact free ordering inside your restaurant, pub, bar or cafe, with the new To Table ordering mode as part of the Kobas Online Ordering solution.
Whilst teams within the hospitality industry have been working on ways to operate safely in line with social distancing guidelines, Kobas have been working on ways to help with new technology developments.
Kobas has always been involved in everything your business does, across our four pillars: EPoS and In-Venue Systems, Operations, Staffing and Customers. Today, we are pleased to announce the arrival of a significant upgrade to the Customers pillar.
We can now unveil the initial release of what we are calling your Customer Interaction Centre (CIC), a cutting edge portal that […]