The diners who were waiting to experience the joy of dining out are finally happy to step out & grab their favourite meal as the restaurant industry opens its doors for the public.
But as the pandemic persists around the globe, diners continue to be concerned about their health & question whether it is truly safe to eat out at restaurants.
This is your time to double down on your restaurant’s safety, gain your diners’ trust back and contribute towards flattening the curve of COVID19. All you need are leading safety and hygiene solutions that ensure 360-degree protection and keep your diners as well as your staff safe without any doubt. inresto by dineout has gone ahead and partnered with the best-in-class service providers and curated the perfect set of hygiene essentials that any restaurant would want during these times.
This ensures that diners don’t give a second thought while planning to visit your restaurant.
Here is how you can make it possible for your restaurant:
1. Restaurant safety & PPE kits
To begin with, your restaurant needs PPE kits for staff present at your restaurant to safeguard your restaurant premise and limit direct contact.
This kit includes gloves, masks, face shield, hand sanitizers and thermometers. We are sure that with this safety kit in place you can reopen your restaurant with confidence, and assure your diners as well as your staff members of a safe dining environment..
2. Monitoring Employee’s Health
Employee health and safety is paramount. Your employees are one of the biggest assets of your business. And hence their health remains of utmost importance. Since COVID19 is a disease that transmits through human contact, our daily responsibility is to take care of the safety of people around us.
We at inresto by dineout help facilitate routine health check-ups for your staff through healthcare service provided by QubeHealth. Remember, a healthy staff keeps you safe & makes for a safe and healthy environment for your diners.
3. Sterifume Disinfection Services
Since the virus also spreads from surfaces, and your staff & diners will come in contact with furniture like tables, chairs, kitchen slabs, etc, consciously, and unconsciously which is proper and frequent cleaning and disinfecting of surfaces is extremely important.
We have partnered with Rentokil and Zoono to provide best in class sterifume disinfection services to all our restaurant partners. Rentokil Initial is one of the largest business services companies in the world, providing pest control, hygiene and workwear services.Zoono provides Z-71 microbe shield surface sanitizer and protectant that is highly effective and has been tested to work against corona, ebola and e-coli. If you are looking for a disinfectant service that lasts pretty long, this is it for you.
4. Live Kitchen Feed
We are aware of the precautions we take at our home to ensure the safety of our family.
But the uncertainty of what happens behind the kitchen doors of the dining area at restaurants makes diners question the idea of eating out. inresto has partnered with STAQU to help remove this cloud of doubt and ensure transparency.
This AI-Powered video analytics service in collaboration with STAQU allows the restaurateur to keep a check on every little detail he is concerned with.
This technology streams live footage of in-restaurant activities that help you
- Detect people who are not wearing masks
- Detect people who are violating social distancing norms
- Monitor hygiene compliances like sanitization, handwash & mopping activities
- Detect Fever using thermal cameras
- Trace contact inside the organization
This way, you can make sure that all the hygiene solutions that you have deployed are being put to proper use. You can assure your diners that what happens inside the kitchens is not hidden, everything is being monitored & the safety guidelines are being adhered to.
5. Equinox Labs Accreditation for Hygiene Ratings and Audits
As we suggested at the beginning of this blog, the need of the hour is rebuilding diner trust. Diners have several questions about dining out being safe or not. Let them know that you are leaving no stone unturned in keeping their safety your number one priority and upping your restaurant’s hygiene standards.
Equinox Labs (A FSSAI notified laboratory) provides accreditation to restaurants based on – personal hygiene, waste disposal, screening checkpoints, etc. This certification can proudly be displayed on the dineout app so that diners know that you are taking utmost precautions.
With all this set of hygiene essentials enabled at your restaurant, you can be a #SafeToEatOut restaurant. You do not have to go to each of these partners personally and arrange the services for yourself, inresto will do it all for you 🙂
In the end, we need to acknowledge that an unprecedented situation like this takes a toll on businesses, but us humans have always managed to fight the negative forces, found ways to come out stronger and built successful empires. With a little hope and togetherness, we can change the face of the restaurant industry and remind people of their love for dining out and how they cannot live without it. 🙂
If you have not enabled #SafeToEatOut at your restaurant yet, get in touch with us here.