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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.
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.
Understanding what makes Millennials tick will determine the direction a restaurant should take in capturing their attention on social media.
A FDA decision gives the industry until 2018 to remove trans fats from all foods, which the federal agency estimates causes 20,000 heart attacks and 7,000 deaths from heart disease each year.
Last week's prices for cheese and wheat moved little, while regular unleaded gas rose five cents.
The surprising element of success at Buffalo Wild Wings is not just the restaurant's wings, according to CEO Sally Smith in her BAR Keynote Speech at the National Restaurant Association's 2015 show in Chicago.
While financials for publicly traded restaurants remain positive remain positive overall, helped by lower cheese and wheat costs, many operators must still contend the impact of Avian Influenza.
Last week's prices show a significant rise in the cost of cheese and wheat.
As we inch closer to the upcoming Memorial holiday, gas continues to rise, but the week saw few changes in cheese and wheat.
While gas prices continued to rise, cheese remained steady last week and wheat saw a significant drop.
As restaurants race toward trends the Millennial generation embraces, enviromentally- and animal-friendly initiatives are picking up speed.
An already contentious issue, organizations including the International Franchise Association, the Service Employees International Union and others drafted statements explaining how they think the wage campaign will impact the industry.
The restaurant of the future is here, with technological innovations that enable faster, more efficient and more profitable operations than ever.
It's a race to the top for both fast casuals and QSRs latching on to the potential digital ordering can offer.
With increasing support for and legalization of gay marriage among the majority of Americans, particularly millennials, it's worth considering how engaging in controversial issues like this one will impact your restaurant.
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Read about how two seemingly unrelated concepts - pizza and newspapers - have merged together to create a brand experience at Pizza Press that feels timeless, yet modern.
Technology and social media outlets provide opportunities to personalize messages, but showing the locals you care about their community is proving to be an effective way to target customers and build loyalty.
Research company Software Advice recently conducted a study for tablet POS technology to determine how the technology would impact tipping habits and the customer experience.