Restaurant Marketing Ideas for October 2020
Business owners can find many great restaurant marketing ideas for October.Business owners can choose from many excellent restaurant marketing ideas for October. In addition to the ever so popular Halloween, there are plenty of other excellent opportunities to use for marketing purposes. Whether your business is in foodservice, convenience stores, department stores or anything in between, think about using some of these weird, fun holidays for new & interesting marketing possibilities. For food service-related businesses, here are specific days of the month to get your marketing ideas soaring such as International Coffee Day, Taco Day, Noodle Day, Pumpkin Day and many more. Other days that stick out to use for excellent marketing options are Boyfriend’s Day, World Student’s Day and International Artists Day, etc.! If you haven’t used any of these types of funny holidays to spice up your marketing, give it a chance. You may like what you see and your customers will enjoy it also! We suggest sending two to four textALERTs out to your subscribers every month to keep your business on the top of your customer’s minds and fully engaged with your business. To help you come up with ideas for the campaigns, here is a large list of upcoming October holidays that could be useful.
textALERT examples from last monthLast month, a Mexican restaurant in Franklin, TN ran a textALERT offering their subscribers 15% OFF any purchase. The campaign was able to drive in over 18% of their total subscribers in that time span. They texted 316 subscribers at one time, driving in 58 extra people. Another textALERT example sent last month was one from a smoothie bar. They texted 1,021 subscribers at one time, driving in 100 extra people in one day, (3.84%) to redeem a Free 20oz smoothie.
Download our Marketing Calendar Template to help you plan and organize all your marketing efforts in 2020 and we now have a 2021 version. With it, you can plan all your social posts, textALERTs, images for MMS marketing and email blasts. Along with restaurant marketing ideas for October, it also has a list of all holidays for each month.