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hotel wine food and beverage program
hotel wine food and beverage program

For many hotel guests, access to good wines are an expected amenity, and for hotels, meeting guest expectations is an ongoing challenge.

Latin cuisine's rising popularity could put more dishes, chefs in the spotlight
Latin cuisine's rising popularity could put more dishes, chefs in the spotlight

The growing popularity of Latin American food in the US is driving increased interest in authentic Latin cuisine and a deeper appreciation for its origins and the people who cook it.

How the Amazon Prime mindset has changed fast casual dining
How the Amazon Prime mindset has changed fast casual dining

Meatheads founder and chief executive Tom Jednorowicz shares tips on how restaurants can preserve the in-restaurant dining experience in the age of delivery.

Latin cuisine offerings in the US will expand with regional, reimagined dishes
Latin cuisine offerings in the US will expand with regional, reimagined dishes

Peruvian cuisine, regional Mexican dishes and a new era of street food will influence US menus this year, analysts predict.

5 Restaurant staffing best practices
5 Restaurant staffing best practices

Restaurants can find and retain staff members with these helpful tips.

Chefs say 86 these dishes, ingredients in 2018
Chefs say 86 these dishes, ingredients in 2018

Put down the pumpkin spice and step away from the jarred salad. Chefs weigh in on what trends to skip in 2018.

Is zero waste achievable in the restaurant industry?
Is zero waste achievable in the restaurant industry?

As restaurants become increasingly focused on cutting waste, many are taking innovative steps to meet their goals.

Restaurant tech evolution: Personalizing access and experience
Restaurant tech evolution: Personalizing access and experience

From mobile apps to chatbots, the restaurant industry is changing, and eateries must keep pace with digital diners. Read some best practices from execs from the North Highland Company.

Pizza chains forge a digital path to millennial diners
Pizza chains forge a digital path to millennial diners

From digital presence to digital convenience, how are pizza chains meeting the demands of millennial diners?

Senior construction director Mike Snyder has created a comprehensive build-out plan that cuts costs for franchisees.
Senior construction director Mike Snyder has created a comprehensive build-out plan that cuts costs for franchisees.

Senior construction director Mike Snyder has created a comprehensive build-out plan that cuts costs for franchisees.