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    • ARAMARK offers the total solution: rental, lease, and direct sale, or any combination of these options, for a customized single-source solution for your company.
    • Our full service rental solution provides uniforms, floor mats, towels, mops, aprons, and restroom products, and they are offered at incredible nationally negotiated rates.
    • Members receive rental discounts of up to 20%, and 10% off all direct sale catalog rates.
    • For more information about ARAMARK, please visit our web site, or call 800 332-8676
    • BMI is a performing rights entity that pays composers & publishers for their music licensing rights.
    • If music is played in your business, copyright law entitles a licensing fee be paid to the composer.
    • BMI extends a 5% IRA member discount and a 5% discount for members who license and/or pay online at
    • BMI also extends an additional 10% discount for full renewal payments that are paid within 30 days of invoice.
    • Contact Jessica Frost at: 800-925-8451.
    • For more information about BMI, go to:

    Freemium email marketing services
    for Members on top of a new suite
    of online marketing tools
    • Email Marketing: Create Professional Email Campaigns Quickly and Easily
    • Social Media Marketing: Reach Out to Millions of Guests on Facebook and Twitter
    • SM3: Full-Service Online Marketing
    • Reputation Management: Harness the Power of a Great Online Review
    • Guest Enrollment: Convert Dine-In Guests to e-Club Members


    • Heartland provides credit, debit, prepaid card processing and gift-card marketing services.
    • HPS also provides payroll solutions, check management, tip compliance and reporting.
    • HPS founded The Merchant Bill of Rights to manage the costs and complexities of card acceptance.
    • HPS offers the first-ever unified payments processing platform for the restaurant industry.
    • HPS is endorsed by over 40 restaurant associations and the Council of State Restaurant Associations.
    • HPS is also endorsed by the NRA as an "Endorsed Program".
    • Contact Wayne Rich, Division Manager, at: 708-267-5791 or email:
    • For more information about HPS, go to: and

    • Full service agency with numerous A rated and above Insurance Carriers specific to the hospitality, distribution and processing industry.
    • Exclusive discounts for IRA members ranging from 5-17% on Business Insurance, Property and Workers Compensation
    • Flexibility to work on hard to place risk such as high liquor sales, delivery, historic buildings, etc.
    • Dedicated service team for IRA members
    • No obligation insurance review and analysis
    • Contact Glenn Keefer today 847-258-5310 x 210
    • NRA representation for the Restaurant Industry: we are the voice in government.
    • The NRA provides analysis of industry news and trends, legal updates and more.
    • The NRA web site provides free analysis of industry news, trends, legal updates and more.
    • The NRA puts on the NRA Show in May at McCormick Place.
    • For NRA Show information, go to:

    Gas and Electric Energy Provider and Going Green Solutions
    Take advantage of exclusive benefits, including:
    • Fixed-rate, multi-year contracts
    • Flexible purchasing options
    • Knowledgeable, dedicated energy representatives
    • Intelligent, customized energy plans
    • User-friendly online energy management tools
    • Transparent billing

    • Member discounts on all educational classes, including on-site classes for 10 or more.
    • Members get $50 off on Sanitation classes, $10 off on Basset and $20 off on Recertification.
    • Food safety training benefits your customers, your employees and business eliminating risk.
    • We provide classes in English, Spanish and Cantonese in two or three day courses.
    • For more information or to register online CLICK HERE or call: 312-380-4110.
    • Uber is the smartest way to get around. One tap and a car comes directly to you. Your driver knows exactly where to go. And payment is completely cashless.
    • Uber has an affordable ride for every business need, and the uberX option is up to 40% cheaper than a taxi. By switching to Uber, your business can save up to $1,000 per employee every year.
    • UberEATS is an on-demand meal delivery service powered by the Uber app. UberEATS partners with the best local restaurants to bring customers delicious meals in 10 minutes or less.

    • For more information please visit


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