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The Marcus Corporation Announces 20% Dividend Increase

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2018-02-22 05:25
MILWAUKEE--Directors of The Marcus Corporation (NYSE:MCS) today approved a 20.0% increase in the company’s quarterly cash dividend to $0.15 per share ...

Rockbridge Acquires Embassy Suites In Greater Boston Market

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2018-02-22 05:16
COLUMBUS, OH––Rockbridge announced today its acquisition of the Embassy Suites in the Boston suburb of Marlborough, MA – near the region’s ...

German court delays ruling on diesel ban to next week

AutoNews - Thu, 2018-02-22 05:06
A German court on Thursday delayed a ruling on whether major cities can ban heavily polluting diesel cars, which could hit the resale value of 15 million vehicles in Europe's largest market and force automakers to pay for costly modifications.
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José Andrés named Beard Foundation Humanitarian of the Year

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 22:11
Awards gala theme to celebrate chefs who rise to the occasion

Are you be prepared for new scheduling mandates?

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 21:14
If your restaurant operates in an area affected by scheduling mandates, it could cost you if you are not prepared. Find out what you need to know.

Menu Tracker: New items from Dairy Queen, Fatburger, Pollo Tropical

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 21:13
Boston's Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar, Buffalo Wings & Rings, P.J. Whelihan's, Scotty's Brewhouse, Taco John's, Taco Mac, Urban Plates and Wendy's also add new burgers, seafood and more.  Contact Bret Thorn at bret.thorn@knect365.com  Follow

13 ways operators are shaking up National Margarita Day

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 20:45
Promotional discounts and inspired sips celebrate the boozy holiday

Opinion: Playing chess with paid leave

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 20:14
Republicans and Democrats must decide whether to play the short- or long-game with a paid-leave proposal

Cracker Barrel considers off-premise biscuit bars

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 19:38
Family-dining chain looks to expand catering business

Restaurants re-work the food-cost equation

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 18:11
New factors come into play when determining how to price menu items

Apex Stadium Spotlight - Panthers Team Store Grows Sales with 24/7/365 Order Pick-Up

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2018-02-21 17:55

In 2017, the Carolina Panthers became the first NFL team to test retail lockers as a convenient way for customers to pick up fan merchandise ordered online.

Apex Stadium Spotlight - Cincinnati Reds Give Fans No-Wait Concessions

FastCasual.com - Wed, 2018-02-21 17:44

“Nobody wants to wait in line,” says Cincinnati Reds Chief Operating Officer Phil Castellini. So, to keep fans happy and enjoying the game, the Cincinnati Reds, Major League Baseball (MLB) and Delaware North Sportservice introduced fast, self-serve pickup for food and beverage orders – the Ballpark Express.

Smoky mezcal lends cocktails distinct sense of place

Nation's Restaurant News - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:22
The Mexican spirit is a favorite of bartenders and imbibers alike

DineEquity changes its name to suit its global focus

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:09
The parent of IHOP and Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar has changed its name from DineEquity to Dine Brands Global, reflec -More
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N.J. franchisee receives McDonald's "People Award"

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:09
Ana Madan, who owns eight McDonald's locations in New Jersey, recently received the company's "People Award," which recognize -More
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The do's and don'ts of being an open and welcoming leader

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:09
Employees respond better to an upbeat leader who puts them at ease, so make a concerted effort to acknowledge everyone, show  -More
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Leadership coach: Are you doing all the talking?

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:09
Leaders need to be wary of talking too much, thinking they know it all and looking down on passion, says leadership coach Ral -More
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Technology, security among topics at hotel CEOs roundtable

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:09
The need for a more welcoming climate for international travelers, the relentless demand for mobile connectivity and the grow -More
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Quickservice brands go beyond fries in offering sides

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:09
While fries are the traditional side at many quickservice restaurants, franchises are trying out a wide variety of new option -More
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IFA partners with Paychex

SmartBrief - Wed, 2018-02-21 15:09
IFA has selected Paychex as its preferred payroll solutions provider for IFA members.
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