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After wheat has fallen steadily for several weeks, it is up 2 cents.
Hungry Howie's CEO chatted about how the Detroit-based chain is competing with fast casual concepts by evolving and sticking to basic principles.
"You can’t make good wine from bad grapes, and the same thing applies to pizza," said CEO John Schnatter.
Nancy Kruse, a restaurant menu analyst, shared information about restaurant change during the webinar, “Menus 2015: Turning Trends Into Money Makers.”
Cheese prices were up again this week, while gas has fallen for 12 consecutive days.
When should you incorporate emerging social media channels into your restaurant marketing strategy? Where do you start and what if it goes wrong?
One major incentive to catering that it helps extend the brand - customers love convenience and if your company offers an outlet for this, it will lead to higher satisfaction.
While cheese prices have jumped about 10 cents since last week, wheat prices are still low.
Developing a culture of learning is a 365-day commitment that will motivate your staff and have a significant impact on your bottom line if you put in the time and effort.
Restaurants are looking for ways to harness the benefits of social media and digital technologies that benefit both customers and restaurants, which can be achieved with mobile gamification strategies.
Knowing what's in store for the trend and how to make it work for your brand is key to keeping up with consumer demand for local and organic menu items.
With a push from online ordering channels, customizable assembly line concepts, where consumers build their own products, continue to explode in the fast casual and QSR space. They are driving change in decades-old methods of service.
While the U.S. Department of Labor proposed regulations contain a number of significant changes, of most concern to restaurants is the proposal that the minimum salary for an employee to qualify for most overtime exemptions would increase from $455 to $970 per week.
To reduce the risk of liability lawsuits, restaurants should adhere to four strategies — attention, prevention, cooperation and mitigation.
During "Tablets: When, Where, Why and How" at the ICX Summit in Chicago, Dickey's discussed its custom-developed business intelligence service called Smoke Stack that analyzes data to help the restaurant connect with customers and increase sales.
Brick-and-mortar retailers and restaurants must find ways to bring “social proof” to their stores and technology may be the way to do it.
Due to the egg shortage, local and national restaurants have had to improvise when it comes to providing eggs to their customers. Some have had to limit egg offerings, cut back on breakfast hours, embrace egg substitutes and charge more for egg-based products.
Helping employees achieve financial stability by educating them on the public benefits already available not only helps improve the quality of their lives, but also give your restaurant a competitive advantage and a way to save money on insurance and turnover costs in the long run.
While many restaurant operators may be in good shape when it comes to meeting the caloric-labeling deadline of Dec 1, not all have considered the (print) execution efforts for menu boards, to-go menus, catering menus and related signage
Understanding what makes Millennials tick will determine the direction a restaurant should take in capturing their attention on social media.