As you enter into new relationships with vendors (whether a POS system, a Back Office solution or an Above Store Reporting Tool), be aware that there are a variety of agreement designs that can work both for or against you.
Restaurants are the prime target of choice for cyber criminals. The success rate of their exploits and the financial damages they inflict are astonishing. The average data breach of a non-PCI compliant restaurant is $80,000, and most dont survive. Credit Card compromise is the silent killer of restaurants.
New technology doesnt have to mean endless investment. POS systems are available now that integrate Web and mobile apps, offer real-time management tools and are scalable to meet the evolving needs of a restaurant.