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NRAEF Recognizes Restaurant-Bound High School Students

QSR Magazine - Tue, 2016-05-03 10:50
Image Caption: Image Credit: NRAEF recognizes ProStart winners in culinary and management.Exclusive Brief: 0

Members of 10 teams of high school students were awarded scholarships at the 15th Annual National ProStart Invitational after two days of intense culinary and restaurant management competition in Grapevine, Texas.

Nearly 400 student competitors from the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation’s (NRAEF) ProStart program competed in two distinct competitions—management and culinary—that showcase the most important skills needed on either side of the restaurant and foodservice industry. 

Must-see videos: Why Warren Buffett loves Dairy Queen

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-05-03 10:49
NRN video picks you need to watch this week NRN video picks you need to watch this week

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Wildflower Offers a Year of Freebies to an 'Awesome Mom'

QSR Magazine - Tue, 2016-05-03 10:26
Image Caption: Image Credit: Wildflower offers moms a chance to win a year's worth of freebies.Exclusive Brief: 0

In honor of Mother’s Day, Wildflower Bread Company is giving one lucky mom the chance to win Wildflower for a year. Customers are invited to post a picture of an awesome mom using the hashtag #WFMom on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. One lucky winner will be randomly chosen on May 9 to receive Wildflower for a year awarded as $780 in gift cards.

Plus, all moms who dine at Wildflower Bread Company on Sunday, May 8, will receive a free loaf of bread while supplies last.

Chains: Wildflower Bread Company

10 Ways to Increase Sales with Digital Menu Boards - Tue, 2016-05-03 09:05
It takes a lot to run a QSR or Fast Casual restaurant and it takes even more to make it successful. One of the most powerful tools at your disposal is your menu board. Download our article that will give you 10 ways to increase restaurant sales using Digital Menu Boards.

Lessons For Hotels From Walmart

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-03 07:40
Retail Giant Provides Blueprint For Consumer Recognition, Success

Home2 Suites By Hilton Expands In Oklahoma With New Hotel In Tulsa

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-03 05:43
TULSA, OK--Home2 Suites by Hilton, part of Hilton Worldwide's industry-first All Suites portfolio, announced today its newest property, Home2 Suites by ...

HP Hotels Adds Kansas City Hilton Garden Inn To Growing Portfolio

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-03 05:36
BIRMINGHAM, AL--HP Hotels, a full-service third-party hotel management company, announced today that it has been awarded the management contract for the ...

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Sets New Luxury Benchmark In Malaysia's Capital City With Debut Of The St. Regis Kuala Lumpur

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-03 05:32
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA--St. Regis Hotels & Resorts, part of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc., today announced the debut of the ...

La Quinta Continues Strong Domestic And International Franchise Development In First Quarter 2016

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-03 05:26
IRVING, TX-–La Quinta Holdings Inc. (“La Quinta” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that franchise interest in La Quinta continues ...

Captain America, not yet in theaters, still tops the charts

AutoNews - Tue, 2016-05-03 01:01
Audi's superhero-powered spot, 'The Chase,' tops the rankings again this week with 21,771,081 views.
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Noodles & Co. Offers Special Gift Card Promo

QSR Magazine - Mon, 2016-05-02 17:01
Image Caption: Image Credit: Noodles & Co. customers receive $5 bonus card for every $25 gift card.Exclusive Brief: 0

Noodles & Company announced the launch of a gift card promotion to celebrate moms, dads, and grads throughout the spring season of giving now through June 30. For each $25 gift card purchased, guests will receive a $5 Gift Giver Bonus Card that can be used online at or in restaurants.

Chains: Noodles & Co.

Denny’s expects benefit from brand revitalization program

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2016-05-02 16:51
Family-dining chain’s profit increased 16.6 percent in first quarter Family-dining chain’s profit increased 16.6 percent in first quarter

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Del Taco 1Q same-store sales rise despite traffic decline

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2016-05-02 16:46
Brand has been evolving to offer more premium menu items Brand has been evolving to offer more premium menu items

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Cousins and Coca-Cola Invite Customers to Roll in the Dough

QSR Magazine - Mon, 2016-05-02 16:43
Image Caption: Image Credit: Cousins and Coca-Cola invite customers to 'roll in the dough.'Exclusive Brief: 0

Cousins Subs and Coca-Cola are baking up $10,000 for one lucky winner of the Rollin’ In The Dough contest.

Now through June 25, those who purchase a drink and chips or small fry with any 7.5-inch sub in-store will receive a voucher to enter to win one of the following prizes: up to $10,000 in cash, $5,000 in Cousins Subs gift cards, and other instant win prizes.

Chains: Cousins Subs

McAlister's: WI, CO, GA Key to Growth

QSR Magazine - Mon, 2016-05-02 16:40
McAlister's says Wisconsin, Colorado, and Georgia are key to growth.Exclusive Brief: 0

McAlister’s Deli announced it is looking for new partnerships with experienced multiunit franchise owners in Milwaukee and Madison, Wisconsin; Denver; and Atlanta as the brand continues its expansion.

Chains: McAlister's Deli

A new type of mushroom burger

Nation's Restaurant News - Mon, 2016-05-02 16:33
Blog: The James Beard Foundation and the Mushroom Council team up for the Blended Burger Project

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