Ask any restaurant manager and they’ll make it clear that running a restaurant is no easy job. Long hours, staff management and customer complaints are just a part of it. Luckily, as technology advances, schedules have been streamlined, work simplified, and management activities coordinated. There’s an app for almost everything these days, and restaurants are not being left behind in the software, technology, and services available. There are many productivity apps for restaurants. But just as you can have too many chefs in the kitchen, using too many tech tools at a time can be more confusing than helpful. To avoid these blunders, the best apps for restaurant owners can be used for more than one essential task at a time. We take a look at why restaurants need apps and some of the best technology services available to restaurants.