Showing posts from February, 2020

Preparing to Get Lucky On St. Patrick’s Day!

March 17th is right around the corner, and NOW is the time to start preparing your restaurant for this epic holiday. You can help increase sales in one of two ways, and you still have plenty of time to put these plans in place. The first is through incredible promotions, events, and discounts, the second is with a fun and festive menu. You can do one, the other, or both, and make this holiday a great way for your restaurant to get new customers and boost sales. Here at Fast Fix LLC, we can do more than help repair commercial restaurant appliances in Mid-Missouri , we can also provide great ideas to keep your restaurant thriving. Here are a few things you can do over the next few weeks to get ready for the luckiest day of the year! 1. Offer Great Promotions Make some great promotions available to your loyal and new customers on March 17th. This can be a fun way to both make your “old faithful” feel special, but also bring in the new clientele because they want to be apart of the

The Tools You’ll Need for Hot Breakfast Month

February is Hot Breakfast Month, and it’s the perfect time to talk about the restaurant equipment that you’ll need for your breakfast joint. It’s more than just coffee pots and pancake flippers (although those are excellent on their own!). Here are Fast Fix LLC, we help you keep your commercial kitchen equipment repaired in Mid-Missouri , and this includes all of the pieces you would use to make a delicious hot breakfast for your customers. Here are a few different types of commercial kitchen equipment that you’ll want on hand for your next breakfast endeavors. Popular Food Items For Breakfast Before we start talking about the necessary equipment, we need to discuss what breakfast joints actually serve up. Every restaurant is going to be different, but these are going to be some pretty generic basics, as well as a few more specialized types depending on the restaurant. Here are the most popular breakfast items, ranked in order of popularity as ranked by Pancakes

5 Tips for Cleaning Your Commercial Oven

Your oven probably takes a beating day in and day out. It is the workhorse of your establishment, and if not cared for properly will breakdown at the worst possible moment. Ovens are prone to accumulating food particles, grease, and other debris. This doesn’t just affect the performance of your oven, but can also affect the flavor of the foods cooked in it and increases the risk of smoke and fire. Performing proper cleaning on a routine basis can help alleviate these issues. Here are a few tips from Fast Fix LLC to help you get your oven in tip-top shape! Schedule Daily Oven Cleanings Industrial kitchens are busy places, and skipping a daily cleaning may seem like no big deal, but it can lead to significant problems. Commit to cleaning your industrial oven’s interior at least once a day, set a time, and reinforce the importance of following through. Control Crumbs It doesn’t take long for crumbs to accumulate in a commercial oven. However, if they are left unchecked, they c

Fun Facts About Valentine’s Day

The day of love is getting closer, for this of you who like to wait until the last minute, you still have seven whole days to make your plans! As restaurant owners, you probably have reservations rolling in, menu items to iron out, and a final schedule to nail down with your staff. If you’re anticipating a busy week next week, now is the best time to take a deep breath and relax for a minute. Here are a few fun facts about Valentine’s Day that you may find really helpful next week! Fun Facts About Valentine's Day American’s will spend over $19 billion on Valentine’s Day More than half (53%) of Valentine’s Day gifts are candy. 37% were flowers in second place, and jewelry and cards came in third. 91% of people will do something special for their partner for Valentine’s Day, and the average amount spent is $90. Adults between the ages of 25 and 34 spend the most money on Valentine’s Day, averaging $213 just between that age category! The 35-44-year-old are spending an av