Get your food costs under control and keep them there. With Actual vs. Theoretical Food Costing your restaurants will save 2-5% on food costs. This powerful tool for restaurant professionals allows you to compare what you actually paid for your food…
Food Cost Management
Restaurant Inventory Management
Get real-time tracking of all inventory items for optimized levels. Measuring inventory turns are a critical aspect of lowering food costs. Remember, the more money your restaurants have tied up in inventory, the harder it is to get a handle…
Restaurant Labor Management
We can make managing and scheduling your teams easier and more productive. Managers can approve requests, create staff schedules, and communicate messages about shift openings or important updates right from their smartphone, tablet or desktop. Team members can just as easily…
Dashboards and Alerts
Show operators how they’re doing and what to do next! Custom Dashboard control panel tells your people exactly what they need to do to succeed. It includes a performance scorecard, a dynamic Task List, and alerts to prevent mistakes. Multi-store managers…
THIS IS RESTAURANT ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT
CrunchTime is made for multi-unit restaurant operators.
With CrunchTime’s restaurant back office platform, you will reduce your food and beverage costs, drive labor efficiencies, and allow your operators to better manage the quality and consistency of their food service operations — across the entire enterprise.
After CrunchTime is implemented, your operation will routinely see annual bottom-line cost savings of 2-5% or even more.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is CrunchTime?
CrunchTime is the back office solution for restaurants. For more than two decades CrunchTime has provided its customers with a back office system designed to manage food and labor operations and optimize the costs associated with running a quality restaurant. Using CrunchTime’s innovative cloud-based platform, customers are able to streamline labor, inventory management, and reporting processes, identify and eliminate inefficiencies, and save up to five percent of total cost of goods sold.
Who uses CrunchTime?
CrunchTime serves a wide range of concepts and brand sizes, which range from small multi-unit chains to large-scale industry leaders. CrunchTime’s restaurant management software solution is designed to meet each customer’s unique needs. Both franchisors and franchisees have access to free quarterly software releases, providing the latest and most innovative tools to solve their most pressing operational challenges.
What other systems does CrunchTime connect with?
CrunchTime connects with most POS, accounting, hr and payroll, and vendors with seamless bi-directional integrations for a fully integrated BOH solution.
Is CrunchTime easy to use?
Yes. CrunchTime is created and maintained by restaurant people for restaurant people.
CrunchTime employees understand what restaurant staffers need because they are from that world. Everyone who designs, builds, implements, and supports CrunchTime’s software have worked in the foodservice industry and they are cognizant of the pains restaurant operators feel on a daily basis.
Is CrunchTime training available for end-users?
Yes. With an award-winning online training platform built into its product suite, end users are able to get the most from their CrunchTime experience and optimize the system’s impact on their organization.
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Our Restaurant Management Solutions
This Is Restaurant Enterprise Management
The most robust restaurant management solution in the industry delivered to all your locations.
The Most Comprehensive, Configurable, and Concise Back Office Solution Available.
Read some testimonials.
- CrunchTime helps AMC Theatres prepare for an ambitious Marvel movie marathon 2019-04-22
- Many restaurants are raising prices, but should you? 2019-04-12
- Restaurant Labor Rules – Pop Quiz! 2019-03-27
- Explaining actual vs. theoretical food cost variance 2018-03-13
- Can restaurant automation tools solve the industry’s labor problem? 2019-03-08
CrunchTime greatly simplifies the mechanics of Inventory Control for our theatre managers and quickly highlights areas of opportunity. Theatre managers can now quickly focus in on key areas that have the greatest impact on effectively managing the supply chain, reducing waste and improving overall efficiency of the Food and Beverage operations. - SVP Purchasing & Procurement, AMC Theatres
We use CrunchTime to monitor food and labor costs at our restaurants. It is deployed to close to 1500 stores. The integration to our Vendors is well done and allow us to place orders and monitor vendors for contract compliance. The integration to our POS was simple and allows us to easily exchange data. Their update cadence is short and they are always releasing system improvements.. - CIO, Jersey Mike's Subs
"Totally solid piece of technology, with game-changing speed and efficiency. Wouldn't be surprised to see the kitchen staff move up a couple of picks to get it, it's niice value for the pick." - How Mel Kiper Jr might describe CrunchTime in a restaurant tech draft. #DraftDay pic.twitter.com/QcX8lmMsqc
This is part of a much larger conversation about the unrelenting trends towards off premise. That said, off-premise sales create a new set of challenges that operators need to consider. We talked about this in great detail in a recent @RB_magazine piece: restaurantbusinessonline.com/… pic.twitter.com/Qyh9nyxvFU
What's @ChipotleTweets's secret to its incredible 9.9 % same-store sales growth last quarter? The increased role of digital guest engagement. Digital sales, which include delivery, increased 100.7% and accounted for 15.7% of all sales. Wow! hubs.ly/H0hC73l0
Knowing the pressure this puts on AMC concessions and operations, we're proud to play a role in making this entire weekend a success. Check out our article on how we're making it happen crunchtime.com/crunchtime-amc… pic.twitter.com/FaGwC3pCIx
#AvengersEndgame starts tonight. And just when we thought our friends at @AMCTheatres were really pulling out all the stops to accommodate their customers, now even more theaters will stay open 24 hours all weekend long. Way to go guys! : businessinsider.com/avengers-…
Some restaurants: Overspending on food and labor is hard to prevent. You'd need some kind of magical platform that integrates with all our restaurant management tools and provides deep data insights into all of our processes. Us: pic.twitter.com/3ur951U0xQ
@PeterRomeo brings up a really interesting point here - is tech evolving too quickly for restaurants to keep up? This really speaks to the value of having a strong management platform with core applications built-in that can grow with your brand hubs.ly/H0hB7DM0