Restaurant PCI Basics

Restaurants are at high risk of credit card fraud. It's a risk that many restaurant operators underestimate -- and many are too confused by the technical requirements to protect their businesses effectively. In fact, while the risk is real, you can take action to protect your customers' cardholder data and to safeguard your business.

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Labor Savings: It's About Time

Staffing a restaurant for service and efficiency is a challenge: You dont want teenagers twiddling their thumbs in the back when things are slow at the front counter. But when the rush hits, you need all hands on deck.

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Controlling Food Costs with Inventory Software: Top Tips for Success

With food costs on the rise, the most successful restaurant operators take great care to manage inventory and limit waste. Inventory is cash on the shelves, and waste, over-stocking, theft, and spoilage immediately impact a restaurant's bottom line -- often to the tune of thousands of dollars per year.

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Worldwide expansion: Where to go and who to know

The old adage of "getting to know the locals" is more relevant today than ever for restaurant chains. Here, Euromonitor's Stephen Dutton spells out three guiding principles proven in global restaurant market research.

Commodities: Domino's leaps up, Papa John's plummets

Domino's stock price soared last week while Papa John's took a significant hit. But there was good news for both brands in the largely lower commodity prices on most critical supplies, including that increasingly important delivery-enabling commodity, auto fuel.

Your Pie talks hurricane recovery after this year's 1-2 punch

Many brands continue to deal with Hurricanes Harvey and Irma damages, including Your Pie, which has locations in the path of both storms. CEO Bucky Cook recently shared thoughts on pre-planning and recovery.

Commodities: Most brands see sunny end to September in trading, fuel prices

Except for Pizza Hut parent Yum Brands' less-than-appetizing trading price trend, the last week of September was a fairly profitable one for major pizza brands.

Commodities: Pizza stocks rise as fall starts

The leaves may be falling, but pizza stock prices were all up last week, the first week of fall.

In pictures: Global restaurant execs in London: Part 1

Executives from 17 countries gathered in London for the 2017 Restaurant Franchising & Innovation Summit — Europe last week. The event, produced by Networld Media Group, provided the opportunity for more than 100 restaurant leaders to share advice, success stories and discuss how they moved on from failure.

Commodities: Holiday makes for a mild mid-summer trading week

It was a relatively uneventful week in commodity and pizza stock trading with only moderate gains or losses on either front, suggesting that a lot of traders like to build summer vacations around the long Independence Day holiday, too.



How to avoid disputes in the franchisor-franchisee partnership

Attorney Brian Schnell of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP offers up advice and tips on how potential franchise operators and franchisors can sidestep common disputes before the arguments move toward a court setting. Good communication and clear expectations are key.

Commodities: Pizza stocks take another 'not-too-cool' pre-summer dip

Last week was another disappointing one for pizza brands on the stock exchange, with many continuing to lose value in the markets.

Commodities: Supply prices up, pizza stocks mixed

Most pizza commodities rose in price last week.

Commodities: Pizza stocks up + gas prices down = Frown inversion

Fuel prices are finally falling,  while all four stocks monitored here are gaining.

'Do you deliver ... profits?' This webinar does

Mastering delivery isn't easy, but this free May 18 webinar is a great place to learn how to re-ignite your program.

Commodities: Gas prices stabilize, Papa Murphy's takes hit

It was mostly good news for pizza restaurateurs on the markets last week, unless you operate under the Papa Murphy's sign, where stock values took a tumble last week.

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