Tag Archives: food service

Business loans help the small business community bounce back

The challenges of the past two years have had a huge impact on businesses, but now it looks like they are starting to bounce back. Recent statistics from analytics firm Equifax show applications for business loans are on the rise, meaning more businesses are feeling optimistic and ready to grow …

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Yolo County restaurant chain ordered to pay tens of thousands in back wages and damages

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — A group of workers at a small restaurant chain in Yolo County received tens of thousands of dollars in back wages after their employers allegedly failed to pay them. The US Department of Labor said the owners of the two Taqueria Guadalajara restaurants in Woodland and …

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Jubilant FoodWorks launches American restaurant chain Popeyes in India

Jubilant FoodWorks Limited (JFL), a leading food service company, has launched the American brand of fried chicken Popeyes in India. The company opened the first restaurant under this brand in Bangalore. Popeyes is best known for its New Orleans Spicy Fried Chicken and Chicken Sandwich and has been one of …

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Assistant Restaurant Manager – Pedestrian Jobs

In 1962 in Southern California, our brave godfather of the taco, Glen Bell, revolutionized the food you could hold in your hands and in your heart with the introduction of the crispy taco. Since then, we have continued to be pioneers inspiring more than 2 billion customers to Live Más …

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Sugar Land Restaurant Chain Expands Outdoor Seating, Sees Significant Growth During Pandemic

SUGAR COUNTRY – When the pandemic hit, the restaurant industry was forced to figure out how to handle a sea change in operations and customer flow. Many restaurants have found a silver lining and a silver lining with outdoor dining. A local restaurant chain has worked hard to adapt, providing …

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Denver-area restaurant chain adds second location in Colorado Springs | Business

Mici Handcrafted Italian opens second store in Springs Mici Handcrafted Italian, Denver’s family casual restaurant chain, opened its second location this week in Colorado Springs at 9275 N. Union Blvd., in the North Side, King Soopers-anchored Marketplace at the Briargate Mall. Dunkin’ permanently closes 1 location in Colorado Springs, but …

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Denver Area Restaurant Chain Adds Second Colorado Springs Location | Business

Mici Handcrafted Italian opens second branch in Springs Mici Handcrafted Italian, the family-run, laid-back Denver restaurant chain, opened its second location this week in Colorado Springs at 9275 N. Union Blvd., on the north end of the Market anchored to King Soopers in the Mall. Briargate. Dunkin ‘Definitely Closes 1 …

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Boise and Ada County, Idaho, restaurant, food, inspections

Central District Health conducts annual inspections of food service establishments in Ada County. The items listed correspond to the risk factors most commonly associated with foodborne illness. Additional items are assessed during the inspection. For more details go to cdh.idaho.gov/eh-food-inspections.php. Southwest District Health performs similar inspections in Canyon County. Baja …

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Foodservice training portal launches online restaurant manager development training suite

New courses designed to develop new managers and improve the skills of current ones Raleigh, North Carolina (RestaurantNews.com) Restaurant training portal, a leading provider of e-learning tools for restaurant and hospitality operators, announces the launch of Manager Success University â„¢, a comprehensive leadership-focused e-learning suite designed specifically for managers restaurant …

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Ada County, ID, weekly restaurant, food service inspections

Central District Health conducts annual inspections of food service establishments in Ada County. The items listed correspond to the risk factors most commonly associated with foodborne illness. Additional items are assessed during the inspection. For more details go to cdh.idaho.gov/eh-food-inspections.php. Southwest District Health performs similar inspections in Canyon County. Country …

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Fans of premium restaurant chain Steak 48 react to new minimum spending and dress code

Arizona-based upscale restaurant chain Steak 48 is under fire for its dress code and a minimum of $ 100 per person after photos of the restaurant’s location rules in Philadelphia began circulating on Twitter on Tuesday. Criticisms of the policies are circulating on social media, and people are unhappy with …

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Restaurant trends in a post-coronavirus world

With more than half of the world’s population stranded to some extent, people have cabin fever. The restrictions will not be lifted quickly. But, when they are, people scramble to get out and socialize again. When that happens, what restaurant food trends can we expect? Whether it’s a cocktail, a …

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Restaurant Chain Growth Report 07/16/19

(RestaurantNews.com) RestaurantData.com has released its latest report on the growth of restaurant chains. Growing concepts of multi-unit operatorsConcepts that have increased by at least 5% (if less than 50 units). DRUXY’S INC, based in Gormley, Ontario, increased by 2 units for its Williams Fresh Café concept, from 21 to 23 …

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10 tips to reduce food waste in restaurants

The Food Waste Reduction Alliance reports that restaurants throw away about 85% of their unused food. Simple Order, restaurant inventory management software, provided Small Business Trends with ideas for reducing food waste in your small restaurant. Tips for restaurant food waste Give the leftovers Charities are always on the lookout …

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Brunch specialist sees franchise on menu Jersey restaurant chain The Turning Point believes fattening earnings could lead to franchise sales by year-end

Kirk Ruoff has spent the past 20 years turning one of New Jersey’s favorite leisure weekend activities, brunch, into a booming business. The Turning Point, a chain of 14 upscale restaurants scattered across New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania that specializes in brunch, has truly become a fixture among residents of …

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Chipotle Outbreak: How Does Norovirus Get Into Restaurant Food?

The “stomach bug” norovirus is behind the latest outbreak of foodborne illness linked to Chipotle, health officials say. This week, a Chipotle restaurant in Sterling, Virginia, temporarily closed after several customers reported becoming ill with vomiting, diarrhea and stomach pain after eating there. A spokesperson said the restaurant chain suspected …

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Longtime Restaurant Manager’s Featured Performance Leads to Franchise Ownership

Ashburn, VA (RestaurantNews.com) After carefully maintaining Ashburn’s All American Steakhouse & Sports Theater for years, the longtime managing director has taken stakes in the restaurant, popular for its family friendliness, quality casual cuisine and lively sports bar. Having worked in the restaurant industry since the age of 14, Tony Boyden, …

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3 steps to better food safety in restaurants

The focus on food safety throughout the country’s food supply chain is at an all-time high. Between the health problems of consumers caused by the ingestion of unsafe products and the epidemic of diseases impacting the food supply, it is imperative that operators continue to focus on protecting life and …

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Shaping your restaurant’s food safety defense plan

Increased roles for restaurant managers and voluntary certification programs can be part of your restaurant business’ future foodborne outbreak defense plan. That was the position of three food safety professionals who spoke at the Nation’s Restaurant News 10th Annual Food Safety Symposium, sponsored by Ecolab, held October 4-6 in Newport, …

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