Freshly Picked, April 2, 2020

Alerts & What’s Trending How Restaurants Can Collaborate with Landlords to Secure Rent Relief Restaurants Damage To Date: $25B In Sales, 3 Million Jobs Application Process For Paycheck Protection Program Begins April 3 Chefs, Law Firm Form Coalition To Fight For Insurance Claims Related To Coronavirus What Restaurants Would Like to See Changed in the… Continued

Freshly Picked, March 26, 2020

Alerts & What’s Trending $2 Trillion Economic Stimulus Plan Passes in Senate Coronavirus Operator Support Center Coronavirus: How to Quickly Pivot Your Operation to make it through this time The 2020 National Restaurant Association Show Is Cancelled Restaurants Come Up With Novel Ideas To Deal With Novel Crisis Industry Shows Support For One Another, Their… Continued

Coronavirus: How to Quickly Pivot Your Operation to make it through this time

As operators close dine-in operations, successful operators are quickly pivoting their restaurant to include more take-out, delivery, curbside, and other innovative ways to continue to bring customers to their doors. Below are a few common ways we’re seeing operators make a change to their operation to stay afloat. Update your menu and business model to… Continued

Freshly Picked, March 19, 2020

Alerts & What’s Trending States Are Mandating Restaurant Closures. Here’s 3 Ways Brands Can Prepare.New Jersey Senate Passes Long-awaited Food Waste Bill Food Safety in the Corona Era MRM Research Roundup: Coronavirus Stats and More States Ease Liquor Laws To Help Restaurants DoorDash to Temporarily Waive, Reduce Commission Fees Produce The vegetable markets, including lettuce,… Continued

Freshly Picked, March 12, 2020

Alerts & What’s Trending Here’s How Your Brand Should Prepare for COVID-19 New Jersey Senate Passes Long-awaited Food Waste Bill Full-Service Restaurants Find Growth in Nontraditional Venues Coronavirus Forces Restaurants To Make Swift Operational Changes  The Evolution of the Restaurant Review Produce The avocado markets remain inflated. Consumer demand is reported to be slowing due… Continued

Freshly Picked, March 5, 2020

Alerts & What’s Trending Fatal Storms Tear Through Nashville, Tenn., and Middle Tennessee, Destroying Restaurants and Leaving Many Without Power Report: Brands See Significant Impact from Lease Accounting Transition NY City Council Proposes Wide-Ranging Third-Party Delivery Marketplace Regulations, Including A 10% Cap On Commissions The 5 Not-So-Secrets of Menu Design Every Restaurateur Must Know Restaurant… Continued

Freshly Picked, February 27, 2020

Alerts & What’s Trending Policy Action Shifts To States And Loyalties What Does The Ghost Kitchen Trend Mean For Restaurants? National Restaurant Association Reveals 2020 Kitchen Innovations Award Winners Restaurant/Hospitality Related Info to Keep Your Business on Trend How And Why Restaurants Should Create Predictable Schedules For Workers The most influential solutions providers and operators… Continued

Freshly Picked, February 20, 2020

Alerts & What’s Trending Cashless Restaurants in NYC Will Officially Be Banned This Year People Eat With Their Eyes – Managing A Restaurant’s Digital Marketing Process Families Are Big Business – Don’t Ignore the Youngest Customer California Privacy Act Is Changing The Game For Businesses 10 Essential Points to Building a Restaurant Brand Produce The… Continued

Freshly Picked, February 13, 2020

top of mind news Restaurant Meat Substitute Sales Soared 87% in 2019 Why Restaurants Should Extend Valentine’s Day Deals As the Coronavirus Spreads, Restaurants Fight Scare with Super Hygiene Tactics The Key Takeaways from Nielsen CGA’s Channel Strategy Report 2019 on Creating a Successful Experiential Restaurant or Bar How The Best Restaurants Stay Busy on… Continued

As the Coronavirus Spreads, Restaurants Fight Scare with Super Hygiene Tactics

On December 31, 2019, China reported several cases of pneumonia caused by an unknown virus in the port city of Wuhan. One week later, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that they had identified the causative virus as belonging to the coronavirus family. How the Coronavirus Began There are several speculations as to how the… Continued