For today’s article, I wanted to touch upon something that’s been on my mind a lot lately: choices.

In our increasingly globalized world, we’re constantly presented with many different choices, from where to buy food to which streaming service to use.

In some ways, this is a very good thing. As consumers, we now have a variety of options for every aspect of our lives. We can do the research, read the reviews, and examine the products and services to see if our values are in line.

But having too many choices can also be a bad thing.

Scientific studies have actually shown that having too many choices may make people feel anxious or stuck when it comes to making a decision.

When we’re presented with too many choices, we often have a hard time making a decision altogether— and the decisions we make can end up not being the best ones, or we may make a choice, but feel dissatisfied with it.

This can really apply to the current state of point-of-sale (POS) systems. We can safely say that there are more options out there today for hardware, software, and apps than ever before, with even more popping up in the market every day.

At Midwest POS, we embrace this; we’re taking advantage of all of the different systems and solutions out there to select the right companies for partners. That way, our customers can have a variety of closely vetted options to choose to ensure a complete solution that best fits their needs.

Now more than ever, in a world of so many choices, it is very valuable to have a trusted local advisor for all restaurant technology needs.

There are many choices and vendors out there, but at the end of the day, the ROI of any solution is maximized only when there is a healthy, trusting, and valued partner relationship with an organization who has the experience, service, and local presence you need to be successful.

That’s Midwest POS Solutions and is ultimately something we’re proud of.

But when we describe ourselves as trusted local advisors, what does that mean?

That means we have over 75 years of experience serving local restaurants in Indiana and Kentucky, just like yours. That means you know us on a first-name basis. We don’t just talk to you once a year; we come to your restaurant for regular visits, eat with our families, and are just a quick call, text, or email away.

We’re here to give you local support, service, and project teams with decades of experience who are available where and when you need them. And what’s more, we offer local training and personalization so you get the most out of your technology.

We take the guesswork out of choosing technology solutions for your restaurant. Our experienced staff picks best-of-breed solutions and backs them with quality installation and ongoing support services.

We look forward to continuing to work with you and to helping your restaurant operate efficiently for years to come!

Murray Bartholome Midwest POS president photo

Murray Bartholome

President, Midwest POS