Why Traditional Hiring Platforms Do Not Work for Restaurants

As restaurant managers of all levels search for new techniques of improving customer experiences, they are realizing how essential the hiring process is. Amidst emerging technology, consumers continue to place high value on personal interaction at point-of-purchase and point-of-sale terminals.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: ZippyApp by Talentral


2014 Speed of Service Report

In this report, we dive into data from the Restaurant Social Media Index, providing research that connects the dots between consumer behavior and sentiment in relation to multi-unit operators and speed of service.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Long Range Systems


Squadle and Triton Partnership Provides Easy Access to Essential Data for Restaurants

Retail and restaurant managers will see clear benefits to the simplification of data access.

Type: Case Study

Sponsor: Triton


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Video: Illegal Pete’s founder discusses how raising hourly wage to $17 has grown his business

Employees also get a food and drink credit, medical and dental insurance and tips, which all resulted to a 3.2-percent increase to the brand's bottom line.

What 5 qualities do you need in your frontline employees?

As restaurant operators, the most important thing we do is coach and develop our people.

Restaurants wooing customers on Valentine's Day

Restaurant brands are trying to entice lovers on Valentine’s Day to show them a little love.

Commodities: Most prices fall

The prices for cheese increased, but wheat, gasoline, natural gas and pizza stocks fell last week.

Video: Former NFL star shares how football experience shapes his restaurant business

John Offerdahl, former Miami Dolphins linebacker and owner of Offerdahl’s Café Grill, discusses how the lessons he learned from playing in the NFL helps him run his business.

What is your restaurant's carbon footprint?

Countries and companies across the globe are making climate change high on their agenda.

Commodities: Gasoline still a bargain

The price for cheese remained unchanged, wheat increased, gasoline decreased, natural gas increased, and pizza stocks varied.

Word-of-mouth marketing: Is it still important?

Does anybody talk anymore? As we start 2016, we consistently see the introduction of new changes to our industry that prove that the pizza marketplace, like any other industry in the 21st century, is driven largely by technology, social media and digital advertising.

Growing reception and use of restaurant self-serve POS

While rugged mobile tablets are making their way into the food services market, one element of the checkout experience that continues to be in demand for restaurant patrons are self-serve kiosks.

Commodities: Gasoline prices continue to fall

The prices of cheese, gasoline and natural gas decreased, while wheat remained unchanged.

Video: Why fast casual continues to steal casual-dining customers

The fast casual industry has grown by 600 percent over the past 15 years, and that’s because it knows the secret to attracting and keeping customers.

Will restaurants work to meet new dietary guidelines?

There's a new food sheriff in town in the form of the federal government's new dietary guidelines, but many restaurants aren't going to find it difficult to offer menu items that meet those guidelines.

Commodities: Cheese up; wheat, gasoline and natural gas down; pizza stocks vary

The price for cheese increased; wheat, gasoline and natural gas decreased; and pizza stocks varied.

Video: Execs discuss how to build a foundation for profitable growth

C-level execs from Kudo Corporation, Corner Bakery Café, Giardino Gourmet Salads and Supply Chain Services discuss how to ensure profitable growth, including building an efficient supply chain.

Celebrating your food story: The transition of cooked-to-order

Hormone-free, GMO-free and all-natural have become commonplace terms — simply because customers demand it.

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You can't escape the daily operational challenges that come with managing a restaurant. Whether your biggest challenges are front-of-house or back-of-house, you'll find resources to help you manage them in this research center.

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