June 9, 2020

Restaurants Canada: Rapid Recovery

Kick off your business rebuild starting June 9th with three insightful and informative sessions starting at 9 a.m. EST. Here's what you can expect from Day 1: COVID-19 Impact and Industry Outlook, Opening Your Doors to a Safer Future, and What’s your Post-COVID Profit Model? The Rapid Recovery Series is FREE and features content with industry trailblazers and experts and resources to rebuild your business.

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Set up a website with eGift Cards, online ordering (pickup, delivery, curbside), merch sales, and grocery sales. 90 days free + complimentary setup.


With Tock, you can now offer meals for delivery or pickup, just like a prepaid experience.

U Eat

U EAT provides restaurateurs with a white label online ordering platform tailored to their brand.


DoorDash is waiving all fees for small businesses during COVID-19


Uber Eats is waiving delivery fees for independent restaurants during COVID-19 pandemic.


Chowly is offering a “no-cost” starter package to help restaurants pivot to delivery

What else can I do?

Breaking Bread

A central hub of restaurant services during the COVID-19 pandemic.


New Instagram Buttons Let Restaurants Link To Delivery, Gift Card Sales, and Donations

Restaurants Canada

Download this kit to promote #takeoutday in Canada, and add your operation to this map to increase visibility to your current take-out and delivery program.


Find businesses in your area who offer delivery or pick up (curbside and/or in store) and show your support for local businesses through the challenges of Covid-19.

Toronto Life

Eight Toronto restaurants that have morphed into markets selling groceries, meal kits and food-box subscriptions

Canada Takeout

On Wednesday, April 15, we’re encouraging Canadians across the country to order takeout en-masse in a show of support for their favourite local restaurants.

Skip The Dishes

Skip the Dishes is taking extra precautions to keep consumers and staff safe during COVID-19.


Back of House

How to Calculate Restaurant Food Costs

Gordon Food Service

Covid-19 Solutions de nettoyage

Gordon Food Service

Covid-19 Sanitation Solutions

Total Food

Top Waste Strategies for Restaurants and Food Distributors In A Pandemic

Gordon Food Service

Covid-19 Sanitation Solutions

Gordon Food Service

Prepare your restaurants for what's ahead


A Grocery Store Inside A Restaurant? Perhaps The New Reality Of A Post-Coronavirus World

FSR Magazine

How to Temporarily Close Your Restaurant Checklist


SmartServe is offering its online certification/training course free of charge for the month of April


Check out this free course on food safety to any foodservice organization.

Apic Base

What to do with inventory when your restaurant has to close down suddenly?

Financial Support

Foodservice and Hospitality

Trudeau Unveils Rent Assistance for Small Businesses

Open For Business

Practical financial tips from restaurateurs during the COVID-19 crisis

Canadian Government

Apply now (through your financial institution) for financial aid!


10 Ways For Restaurants to Supplement Income During The Coronavirus Outbreak

Restaurants Canada – Federal and Provincial Response Plans

Part of Restaurants Canada's Navigating COVID-19 series, this white paper details the plans at the provincial and federal levels for support of businesses and workers.

Restaurants Canada

Part of Restaurants Canada's Navigating COVID-19 series, this webinar provides an excellent overview of the CERB program and how it affects foodservice.

Canada's Economic Response Plan

The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Government of Canada

Support for Businesses – The Government of Canada is taking immediate, significant and decisive action to help Canadians facing hardship as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak.


A calculator to understand the potential impact of COVID-19 on your business, and see immediate next steps you can take.


The Verge

Instagram adds stickers for restaurants to sell gift cards and food delivery


How to Drive More Customers to Your Restaurant’s Online Ordering Page During Covid-19

Spectrum Reach + Waymark

Spectrum Reach has partnered with Waymark to offer free video commercials that you can make on your own.