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Selecting what the discount applies to

In the configuration for both fixed and open discounts, the Applies to setting specifies how the discount is applied.

Applies to configuration setting that determines how the discount applies

The available values for Applies to are:

Any item

Creates an item-level discount that applies to any menu item on the check. You do not configure required items for this type of discount.

Entire check

Creates a check-level discount. Check-level discounts apply to the entire check. You can optionally specify excluded items and required items for the discount.

Discount configured to apply to an entire check.

To configure excluded items for the discount, select Discount will apply to all items except the following items/groups, then add the excluded items. For information about excluding items from a discount, see Excluding items from a check-level discount.

To configure required items for the discount, select Check must include one of the following items/groups, then choose the required items. The discount applies to the check only if the check has at least one of the required items. For information about selecting required items, see Choosing the required items for a discount.

Specific item/group

Creates an item-level discount that applies to the required items that you configure for the discount. The discount can only be applied if at least one of the required items is on the check. For information about selecting required items, see Choosing the required items for a discount.

Discount configured to apply to a specific item.