How to Add a Category Image

Applicable Feature:

  • In-Room Tablets
  • Crave Console
  • Appless
  • ServeSafety
  • Takeaway Today
  • Crave CMS
  • Crave NOC

Images play an important part in making you menu stand out and can visually help to increase sales. This article will guide you through adding category image

1: Login to Crave CMS using your unique credentials

2: Navigate to the menu

  • Using the top tabs click 'Products' and 'Menu'
  • The company menus will be displayed (the majority of companies only have one menu), double click on the menu to open it up

3: Navigate to category

  • Once the menu is opened, navigate to the category you would like to add an image to
  • If you are creating a new category, you can learn Learn How to create a category before creating your product 

4: Add Category Image

  • Once you have located the correct category, click the 'edit' icon and this will open up the category page on the generic tab. 

5: Configure Category

  • To configure the category, click the 'edit' icon and this will open up the category page on the generic tab. 


6: Add Category Image

  • To add an image to the category, click the 'Images' tab - The product image size is 928 pixels x 644 pixels
  • Select 'Add'
  • Check all the boxes that apply to the location of the image (as a rule, tick the top 5 boxes under the first category 'In-Room Tablet'


  • Click on 'JPG Quality' and change to 100 and click 'Save'
  • Click 'Choose File' and select your image and click 'Save' 

  • Once the image has been uploaded, it can be viewed on the tabs displayed and by using the dotted outline, the optimum part of the image can be selected.

  • Click 'Save and go' to return to the main menu

7. Publish the changes

If you are a tablet customer you will need to publish your changes. Learn How to publish changes

Once published your category will be visible on your tablet:

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