How to Fry Perfect Fresh-Cut French Fries Using Idaho® Potatoes

How to Fry Perfect Fresh-Cut French Fries Using Idaho® Potatoes

This downloadable wall poster provides tips and suggestions for frying perfect fresh-cut french fries using Idaho® potatoes.

Type: Infographic

Sponsor: Idaho Potato Commission


6 Principles of Building a Better Audit Program

6 Principles of Building a Better Audit Program

Learn the 6 principles to consider when building a better audit program.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: Steritech


What Consumers Care About in the Age of Transparency

What Consumers Care About in the Age of Transparency

Learn exactly what 2,000+ U.S. consumers expect from your food traceability, food recall and foodborne illness prevention efforts.

Type: White Paper

Sponsor: FoodLogiQ


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The perks for pizza operators in intelligent checklists

The perks for pizza operators in intelligent checklists

The pizza operator's indispensable checklist gets intelligent and brings big perks along for the ride.

Sides being drawn on alternate menu-labeling plan passed by US House

Sides being drawn on alternate menu-labeling plan passed by US House

The U.S. House passage this week of the so-called "Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act" (H.R. 772) is either an attempt to water down previous menu-labeling measures set to take effect in May, or a break for restaurant operators, depending on your position in the foodservice industry.

Urban Bricks uses great gadgetry to grow the bottom line

Urban Bricks uses great gadgetry to grow the bottom line

No one would dispute that the pizza game is one of the most competitive in food service. That's one reason Urban Bricks invests in some useful and creative gadgets to help grow its bottom line.

CEOs of Wing Zone, Focus Brands, Captain D's, Backyard Burgers, Koti Pizza predict industry changes, trends

CEOs of Wing Zone, Focus Brands, Captain D's, Backyard Burgers, Koti Pizza predict industry changes, trends

This year's Fast Casual Executive Summit wrapped up Tuesday night with insights from some of the industry's most successful CEOs.

Bareburger Delivers on Transparency Brand Promise by Digitizing the Supply Chain

Bareburger Delivers on Transparency Brand Promise by Digitizing the Supply Chain

Consumers are demanding more transparency from food companies. They are seeking out  brands that are sourcing foods from local, organic farms that have dropped GMOs and those that avoid preservatives and chemicals.

Buffalo Wild Wings Reveals the Secret to Saving Time Managing Quality Issues

Buffalo Wild Wings Reveals the Secret to Saving Time Managing Quality Issues

Founded in 1982, with headquarters in Minneapolis, MN, Buffalo Wild Wings is a rapidly growing fast casual chain with over 1200 locations. This restaurant group knows a “wing” or two about managing and optimizing their supply chain.

Learning from Chipotle: 4 food safety program guidelines

Learning from Chipotle: 4 food safety program guidelines

Chipotle has been repeatedly troubled by food safety concerns, causing its stock to drop and its fan base to dwindle. 23 years ago, Jack in the Box faced a similar situation. To avoid repeating these concepts' mistakes, restaurant operators must make food safety a priority.

Chipotle and the 'elephant in the dining room'

Chipotle and the 'elephant in the dining room'

The restaurant industry and its players are exhaling today after news that Chipotle might be able to overcome its food safety woes of last week and the previous two years. But are we missing a much bigger point in these food safety issues with a once-leading brand?

In pictures: Global restaurant execs in London: Part 1

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.

Mobile Vending University helps prepare food truck owners

Mobile Vending University helps prepare food truck owners

Mobile Vending University provides a certified course in operating a food truck in Pasco, Washington. The attendees are taught by subject matter experts in all aspects of operating a food truck.

Required restaurant allergen training: Wave of the future?

Required restaurant allergen training: Wave of the future?

Many jurisdictions nationally may not yet have regulations mandating how restaurants can best keep customers free from allergens and other food safety threats. But restaurateurs should open their eyes to the fact that this type of on-staff expertise is fast becoming a business necessity.

Hot Heads & Rapid Fired Pizza founder on a regional growth approach

Hot Heads & Rapid Fired Pizza founder on a regional growth approach

Hot Heads Burritos founder, Ray Wiley, is on a roll again, this time with a fast pizza concept, called Rapid Fired. The chain has taken a regional approach to franchise growth, centered around Dayton, Ohio, which has turned out to be just the right place for a 180-second pizza place to call home.

Cowboy Chicken, Elevation Burger execs: Pay supply chain due respect or pay consequences

Cowboy Chicken, Elevation Burger execs: Pay supply chain due respect or pay consequences

In a world, where customers are demanding that restaurants use ethically produced, sustainable and healthful ingredients, supply chain management has grown in its importance. Here, two successful brands discuss how they learned to pay adequate respect to this side of their operations.

Reader Poll: Restaurant confrontations - are they happening more often?

Reader Poll: Restaurant confrontations - are they happening more often?

The news is filled with a constant flow of incidents demonstrating the worst in human behavior often happening at the chains this website's readers oversee. It appears to be increasing, but is that the case and if so, why?

The gluten-free opportunity: New rewards await

The gluten-free opportunity: New rewards await

Skyrocketing demand for gluten-free choices on restaurant menus is spawning creative solutions from restaurateurs, food service vendors and health watchdog groups to provide diners with choices that are both healthful and great tasting.

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Consumer awareness of food safety is growing as government regulations tighten. Restaurant operators must also stay aware of food safety issues and provide training to employees. Check out this research center for the latest news and best practices.

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