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#SFSNYC: The Restaurants of Tomorrow

Joao-Pierre Ruth

#SFSNYC: The Restaurants of Tomorrow

Everyone has at least heard of apps for booking reservations or ordering food from restaurants, but there is a deeper transformation underway within the industry. At Street Fight Summit in Brooklyn this week, the NRA’s Perry Quinn moderated a panel about how the restaurants of tomorrow are taking shape.

#SFSNYC: Strategizing for the Coming Local Consolidation

Joseph Zappa

#SFSNYC: Strategizing for the Coming Local Consolidation

In the six years since Street Fight was founded, companies in the local sector have popped up at a breakneck pace and are now being snatched up just as fast by their competitors. To break down this issue, Street Fight CEO and founder Laura Rich sat down with four experts in tech, SMBs, and mergers and acquisitions at Street Fight Summit Tuesday.

#SFSNYC: How Retail Businesses Are Evolving to Compete Both In-Store and Online

Joao-Pierre Ruth

#SFSNYC: How Retail Businesses Are Evolving to Compete Both In-Store and Online

The days of viewing online and offline retail as completely separate are long-gone. Now major players such as Walmart look for ways to mesh online activity with their in-store operations. The ways these different channels of retail have become intertwined was at the heart of a panel discussion at Street Fight Summit in Brooklyn on Tuesday.

#SFSNYC: How Brands Decipher What Local Marketing Tactics Are Working

Joao-Pierre Ruth

#SFSNYC: How Brands Decipher What Local Marketing Tactics Are Working

It might seem easier if one solution could fit every brands’ needs in hyperlocal marketing, but that could mean overlooking the context of each brand’s relationship with its customers. On a panel at Tuesday’s Street Fight Summit in Brooklyn, a diverse trio of brands and organizations discussed how they use hyperlocal marketing.

#SFSNYC: How Facebook’s Mobile Studio Is Helping SMBs Target Consumers

Joseph Zappa

#SFSNYC: How Facebook’s Mobile Studio Is Helping SMBs Target Consumers

Keara Tanella, SMB Lead at Facebook’s Creative Shop, tackled the issue of digital marketing for SMBs at Street Fight Summit in Brooklyn Tuesday. Delivering the morning’s keynote address, Tanella explained how local businesses can harness the tools of Facebook’s Mobile Studio to cultivate effective social and mobile marketing strategies.

#SFSNYC: How Slice Helps Local Pizzerias Get in on Ordering via Mobile

Joao-Pierre Ruth

#SFSNYC: How Slice Helps Local Pizzerias Get in on Ordering via Mobile

Lots of apps can connect consumers to restaurants to order meals, but New York-based Slice has focused on a particular food niche that founder and CEO Ilir Sela says is built on customer loyalty — pizza. Sela says his company’s product is offered as a way to extend the natural loyalty consumers have for their local pizzerias.

#SFSNYC: Drawing the Connection Between Online Presence and In-Store Sales

Joao-Pierre Ruth

#SFSNYC: Drawing the Connection Between Online Presence and In-Store Sales

More and more, businesses need to stay on top of their digital presences, which extend well beyond their company websites. The variety of outlets where people can discuss their impressions of a brand continues to expand says Elisabeth Kurek, uberall’s vice president of partner growth, who will speak at next week’s Street Fight Summit in Brooklyn.