Feature Spotlight: Smart Cut-Offs
April 26th, 2021
Customers today want flexible ordering options, so why not provide more choice in the timing of your catering services? Introducing Smart cut-Offs, FoodStorm’s newest feature giving you more control over when you offer certain products, including real-time ordering.
What are Smart Cut-Offs?
Smart Cut-Offs are cut-off times applied to specific catering items or groups of items in your online ordering menu. This ensures every product has adequate preparation time, and allows you to offer same-day ordering for selected products.
How can Smart Cut-Offs help my catering business?
There are many ways Smart Cut-Offs can be utilised, depending on your catering offering, production and delivery capabilities.. Some more popular ways Smart Cut-Offs can help catering businesses are:
- When specific products are sold for same-day pickup or delivery. For example, individual lunch items, coffees or other quickly produced items, which are great for cafes with a storefront and catering offering.
- When certain products require extended preparation time. For example, caterers offering extravagant cakes or large platters of intricately prepared hot items.
- When particular products rely on a supplier that requires a longer lead time than other products. For example, caterers that do custom or seasonal menus for event catering.
Let’s grow your catering business together
No matter if you’re just starting out, are a large operation, or even a pen-and-paper caterer ready to enter the digital world, FoodStorm has you covered.
Contact us today to find out how FoodStorm can automate your processes and grow your sales.