Services


4Q Consulting, LLC

We provide hands-on customized consulting services to enable you to operate in a consistent and profitable manner.  We can start with you from the beginning, in the pre-opening stages, or join you later to ensure that you continually increase your profitability levels and better your daily operational execution.  We can adapt our consulting procedures to fit your needs or create new ones as needed.

Concept Creation:

We can advise, supervise and guide you during the formative stages of concept creation

  • Menu Development – craft menu selections that deliver the “wow” factor in both flavor and visual appeal
  • Recipe Creation – recipes designed with targeted food cost, profit contribution, and product consistency as the goal
  • Pricing Strategies – ensure proper product pricing for your target market and to maximize profitability
  • Marketing Plans and Implementation
Financial Reporting and Systems:

We can set you up on the road to financial success and show you how to stay there.

  • Accurate pro-forma development, budget formulation and analysis
  • Structuring P&L statements into powerful profitability tools
  • Translation of the P&L into a procedural cost control system
  • Cash flow forecasting and management
  • On-site POS configuration and  implementation
  • Cost effective purchasing and inventory techniques
  • Design and Implementation of scheduling and payroll tracking systems
  • Easily understood bookkeeping programs
  • Concise Daily Cash Control programs

 

Seamless Openings

We can guide you through

  • Supervision of all phases of pre-opening tasks to stay on-time and under budget
  • Creation of concise written procedures, training manuals and forms
  • Recruitment, hiring and training of hourly and management staff for both front and back of house operations
  • Development of sanitation programs in accordance with State and local ordinances

 

Daily Operating Systems:

Our Restaurant and Hospitality Consulting Service will ensure that you are set for the profitable, daily execution of your enterprise

  • Evaluation of daily operations management techniques and procedures to maximize operational efficiency
  • Mystery Shopper Services and recommendations on findings
  • Techniques on the motivation, management and empowerment of your staff

 

Change Management and Growth

We will guide you through the many stages of development and organic growth

  • Work with your staff to ensure smooth transitions
  • Guide culture change that supports a platform for growth
  • Creation of incentive programs
  • Design programs for on-going staff development

 

Real Estate/ Relocation Services
  • Aid in lease and/or purchase negotiations
  • Location scouting
  • Redesigns of current locations and construction build outs that provide a visual Wow along with a proper work flow