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Best Western Hotels & Resorts Announces New Best Western Hotel In Heart Of The Southwest

Hotel Interactive - Mon, 2017-08-21 05:26
PHOENIX--Best Western Hotels & Resorts announced the latest addition to its Premier brand, with the opening of the Best Western Premier ...

Roadster lands Longo Toyota as client for online storefront

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-08-21 01:01
Longo Toyota has signed on to use Roadster's digital storefront. Consumers can complete transactions online and have vehicles delivered to them.
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Hot hatch from Hyundai

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-08-21 01:01
Hyundai's Veloster N has been spotted on Germany's Nurburgring track with light camouflage.
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At GM, Maven car-sharing unit's ambitions come into focus

AutoNews - Mon, 2017-08-21 01:01
A dealership car-sharing program represents one more step toward what Maven CEO Julia Steyn has called a "holistic mobility platform." The idea is a one-stop shop for emerging mobility services.
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Automakers, dealers shine spotlight on eclipse

AutoNews - Sun, 2017-08-20 16:59
Monday's total -- a rare celestial event cutting a huge swath across the United States -- is prompting automakers, dealers and others to celebrate with viewing parties, product stunts and employee appreciation events.
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Honda's name game in China

AutoNews - Sun, 2017-08-20 01:01
Just as Honda produces U.S.-focused vehicles such as the Ridgeline pickup, it makes a slew of nameplates for China that are rarely seen elsewhere.
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Selling cars from the auto show floor

AutoNews - Sun, 2017-08-20 01:01
Regional auto shows in China are raucous affairs where manufacturers, dealers and customers come to not only look at cars but to buy and sell them.
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In China, a new chance for Acura

AutoNews - Sun, 2017-08-20 01:01
Acura is finally getting serious about international expansion with an eye to the world's biggest auto market.
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Supervolcanoes unlikely helper as EV sales grow, study says

AutoNews - Sat, 2017-08-19 09:00
Scientists have found an unexpected new source for lithium, a key component in battery-powered electric cars and other renewable energy technologies: supervolcanoes.
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China eclipses U.S. in Honda's world view

AutoNews - Sat, 2017-08-19 01:01
Honda's rapidly expanding footprint in China spotlights how the world's biggest auto market is pulling focus and resources away from the United States. The Japanese automaker is setting priorities in everything from production to product development.
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Working Lunch: Trump’s controversies topple business priorities

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 20:18
The policy priorities of employers continue to fall apart as President Trump's escalating controversies drag the business agenda far off course. The Align crew also explains how things went for a billionaire restaurant owner who stuck a three percent

Zoës Kitchen to slow unit growth in 2018

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 20:01
Moderate expansion forecast as 2Q same-store sales fall 3.8%

Opinion: Employers pay the price for chaos, inaction in Washington

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 19:01
Companies need predictability, clarity around looming CEO pay disclosure rule

Would you like some stock with that?

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 17:48
Blog: Small chains are trying mini-IPOs, but getting investors — and keeping them — will be a challenge

FDA supports restriction of NYC nutritional labeling laws

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 17:30
Delay of federal regulations leads to confusion for restaurants and grocery chains

Oceanaire rescinds 3% meal surcharge

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 17:23
Brand offers to refund amount to customers with receipts

Operators aim high with solar eclipse promotions

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 17:12
Restaurants mark rare event with parties and special deals

Yang’s Braised Chicken and Rice comes to U.S.

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 16:28
One-dish concept hopes for franchise growth

The restaurant business is simple. Simple is hard.

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2017-08-18 16:21
Today’s training programs don’t acknowledge how complicated operations have become