It goes without saying that this year has been one of the most challenging years that our industry has faced. With case counts and state-by-state restrictions on the rise, we must prepare to face a challenging winter together.
You can now control the flow of orders to your kitchen with Kitchen Capacity Throttling! With this feature, you can set Order Caps that limit the number of orders that can be placed in 15-minute time periods.
Kitchen Throttling is available for all POS, Online Ordering, and Toast Takeout customers, and can be activated under Online Ordering Schedule in Toast Web.
Service Charges and promo codes are now supported on Toast Order & Pay. Automated service charges can be used to cover COVID related costs, distribute wages more evenly between FOH and BOH, or streamline tipping. Use discounts to your advantage -- promote specials and keep guests coming back with promo codes on Order & Pay.
Toast Payroll Resources
Toast Payroll: A New Employee Onboarding Experience
Toast Payroll is excited to announce a new employee onboarding experience. Designed to streamline and enhance new hire onboarding, this fresh experience is both fully digital and mobile-friendly - providing your employees with a safe, contactless way to fill out their paperwork.
As part of onboarding, employees can now fill out their new hire paperwork and complete their tax forms directly from their mobile devices.
We know that year-end can be a confusing time with managing payroll, tax, and ACA obligations. As a reminder, Toast Central is your one-stop-shop for all items related to year-end and employee management.
How Two D.C. Restaurants Take Control of Delivery with Toast
In Washington D.C., All-Purpose Pizzeria fulfills $2,500 per week in delivery orders using Toast Delivery Services. Down the street at Busboys and Poets, they utilize 3rd party delivery integrations to save $600/week in labor costs. Learn more about how these two neighboring restaurants have streamlined their delivery operations with Toast.