Menu labeling goes beyond in-store menu boards to include catering programs as well as banquet dishes.
At the end of the day, true leaders know how to inspire their teams to reach for something bigger.
Only through a commitment to education will we have the ability to help others meet a proper standard that can help catering and restaurant leaders adapt to the market changes.
Local marketing, local sourcing, mobile technologies and customer service initiatives are all expected to move to the front burner in the New Year.
Jason's Deli racks up around $2.5M in AUVs. It's achieving that success by sticking with its core strengths, listening to customers, maintaining control and building strong company culture.
People, products, markets, customers and processes are dynamic and must change in order to adapt and grow.
Restaurants can become victims of their own success when high volume slows down service. Check out these tips for satisfying the need for speed.
Having a plan is crucial to the success of catering within your organization, and it includes timelines, teams, locations, the menu and marketing.
Noodles & Company posted disappointing Q2 results, with comps declining 1 percent for company owned stores, 2.2 percent for franchised stores and 1.1 percent system-wide.
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Research has shown that people who place mobile and online orders have an average ticket 30 percent higher than in-store customers.
Just when you thought the coffee behemoth can't possibly get any bigger, it announces a five-year plan to grow even more through non-traditional venues,expanded dayparts, mobile ordering and delivery.
The new ordering platform from Olo features order ahead, customizable catering options and group ordering.
Mike Kruitwagen and Debbie Hedrick will operate a mobile model and catering unit.
Jack in the Box, parent company of Jack in the Box and Qdoba restaurant brands, announced its Q4 and FY results this week.
Jack in the Box's Q4 same-store sales were up 3.1 percent at both company and franchised locations. This is compared to a decrease of 0.2 percent during the same period last year.
For the fiscal year, ended Sept.
Heat & Serve options have surged 20 percent over last year, and catering is up 18 percent.
Fresh To Order's first unit in South Carolina will focus on delivery, grab 'n go and catering.
La Madeleine announced several holiday promotions, including catering and gift options. "When the flavors of the holiday season come to mind, it's a nostalgic combination of comfort and tradition" said Susan Dederen, vice president of culinary, in a company press...
Boston Market served more than 41,000 whole turkeys, nearly 3 million pounds of mashed potatoes and more than 13 million pieces of cornbread in November and December last year.
Einstein Noah will offer special pricing on catering orders placed through its 1-800-BAGEL-ME phone line.
Just Fresh, part of Chanticleer Holdings, will focus on catering breakfast and lunch in the Ballantyne Corporate Park.
Noodles & Company announced that same-store comps increased 1.7 percent system-wide.
In addition design changes, the new prototype introduces breakfast service, a to-go and online ordering pick-up window, a catering area and inclusion of the mobile app.
Comps for company stores increased 2.1 percent and 0.7 percent for franchise stores while margins declined 2 percent due to food costs and costs related to Panera's 2.0 initiative.
The funding will help Phoodeez, a corporate catering concierge that works with more than 40 local restaurants and food trucks, reach more customers.
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WorkPlace Impact, a marketing company that targets consumers directly at work, has added restaurant clients to its portfolio. According to a news release, Subway and Buffalo Wild Wings are among several other chains that are now accessing WPI's permission-based network,...