"Wherever I've lived and worked as a Chef and restaurateur most of the other establishments nearby were supportive of each other.
We borrowed from each other to cover food shortages, generally returning a bit more than borrowed.
Last February I posted about the glove dilemma. Please read: Gloves VS. Bare Hands
Many millions, perhaps billions, of protective gloves are thrown away, and seldom does one see any attention paid to the situation."
Brian Great invested $375,000 in a wind turbine that generates 120% of the power needed to run his Great Escape restaurant in Schiller Park, Illinois. He estimates that it will earn back his costs in a decade.
An article in the Orange County Register talks about cautious optimism and quotes the National
Restaurant Association, saying, "Overall restaurant sales are projected to reach $580 billion in 2010, a 2.5 percent increase compared to 2009 sales .…Continue
I just read your "Localizing & Greenscapes" article and thought that you brought up and interesting issue that many restaurants face about local food being more expensive and customers being broker. I just posted a comment on it about my thoughts, but I just wanted to swing by your profile and let you know that I appreciated someone bringing up an issue that rarely gets discussed. Cheers!
ScheduleFly is much easieer than you think plus they offer very accessible support. The cool thing is you can sample them with their 30-Day free trial with no obligation! If you're bit shy to try it... have one of your lead staffers use it with just one department for the 30-day FREE trial Our younger counter parts already use this type of technology and they could become your key players in making use of this technology in-house.
I have 5 requests to connect in my inbox that have no photo or any other information about who they are. One of the reasons I am here is to connect with people, but I am hesitant to do so without some idea who the requesting party is. If I've offended you by deleting your request, I apologize. Please try again.
Sales at fast-casual eateries are growing at a pace similar to that of quickservice and sit-down restaurants as young, high-i -More-
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Main Event Entertainment, the fastest-growing family entertainment center in America, is celebrating its new center opening in Pharr, Texas, a suburb near McAllen in the Rio Grande Valley. Doors will open to the public at 9 a.m. on August 6.
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) announced that Clarence Otis is stepping down as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Darden's Board of Directors has appointed the Company's current Independent Lead Director, Charles A. Ledsinger, Jr., as Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. The Company also announced that it has amended its corporate governance policies to provide for the separation of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer roles.
Today the National Restaurant Association issued the following statement regarding the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) decision asserting McDonald’s Corporation is a joint employer of its franchisees:
Rising India, Inc. (OTC: RSII), announces today it will immediately begin work toward the acquisition of up to 5 profitable stores in the popular Quick Serve Pizza Restaurant segment. Current targets are currently earning about $450,000 in revenues per year, per store. Acquisition of targets would provide immediate cash flow identified from profitable longstanding, absentee owner operations with proven model success.
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Inspired by biological design and self-organizing systems, artist Heather Barnett co-creates with physarum polycephalum, a eukaryotic microorganism that lives in cool, moist areas. What can people learn from the semi-intelligent slime mold? Watch this talk to find out.
When he was young, artist Shih Chieh Huang loved taking toys apart and perusing the aisles of night markets in Taiwan for unexpected objects. Today, this TED Fellow creates madcap sculptures that seem to have a life of their own—with eyes that blink, tentacles that unfurl and parts that light up like bioluminescent sea creatures.
Surgeons are required every day to puncture human skin before procedures — with the risk of damaging what's on the other side. In a fascinating talk, find out how mechanical engineer Nikolai Begg is using physics to update an important medical device, called the trocar, and improve one of the most dangerous moments in many common surgeries.