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Must-see videos: Pei Wei looks to speed orders with app

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-05-24 12:06
NRN video picks you need to watch this week NRN video picks you need to watch this week

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Arby’s looks overseas for expansion

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-05-24 11:50
Sandwich chain signs its first international development deal in six years Sandwich chain signs its first international development deal in six years

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[ LIVE WEBINAR ] You don't know Jack: Learn how to turn social followers into brand advocates

FastCasual.com - Tue, 2016-05-24 11:27
Date: Tue, Jun 14, 2016 | Time: 2:00 PM EDT | Duration: 1 hour | Today, almost every reputable brand is on social media. But in this competitive market, it's about more than simply having a social presence. If you want to be distinct from your competition, you need to focus on building an online community centered around your brand.

Unemployment Tax Case Study

FastCasual.com - Tue, 2016-05-24 11:14
A prominent national restaurant chain needed to consolidate 3 legal entities into 1 and required help in managing compliance, tax rate, financial risks, and related unemployment tax costs.

Photo gallery: 2016 FastCasual Top 100 winners honored at gala

FastCasual.com - Tue, 2016-05-24 10:43
C-level execs gathered Sunday at the Sofitel in Chicago to receive their FastCasual Top 100 awards.

Breakfast or a snack? Study says consumers see both the same way

FastCasual.com - Tue, 2016-05-24 10:19
America is fast becoming a nation of snackers and a new study indicates that the trend starts with breakfast.

VW's financing arm targets big growth in used-car market

AutoNews - Tue, 2016-05-24 09:56
Volkswagen's financing arm is targeting growth in the used-car market as the unit believes development opportunities in the new-car market are slowing and now plans to offer the same mix of financing products for used cars as it does for new cars.
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NRA2016: 5 hot spots for global growth (Part 1)

FastCasual.com - Tue, 2016-05-24 07:25
Global growth potential is off the charts for food service, especially for concepts that revolve around limited service. These five areas show the greatest potential, according to research by Euromonitor International.

Top Industry Benefits Leader Joins Hospitality Benefits

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-24 07:24
ARLINGTON, VA-–Hospitality Benefits, the hospitality marketplace for employee benefits, well-being, and ACA compliance announced today that industry benefits leader John Eriksen ...

Tech spotlight: Wingstop upgrades online ordering

Nation's Restaurant News - Tue, 2016-05-24 07:03
Wing chain builds online/mobile sales with POS rollout Wing chain builds online/mobile sales with POS rollout

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U.S. Hotel Revenue Growing, But Slowing

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-24 06:16
ATLANTA––U.S. hotel revenue growth is slowing down, while expenses are on the rise.  According to CBRE Hotels’ Americas Research’s 2016 edition ...

Radisson Opens New Hotel In Downtown Baltimore Offering Easy Access To City Attractions

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-24 06:05
MINNEAPOLIS--Radisson®, one of the best-recognized hotel brands, today announced the opening of the Radisson Hotel Baltimore Downtown-Inner Harbor in Baltimore, Maryland. ...

Wyndham Hotel Group's Ramada Brand Forges Eastward In Canada

Hotel Interactive - Tue, 2016-05-24 05:28
PARSIPPANY-–Wyndham Hotel Group today announced an agreement with Canalta Hotels to develop 20 Ramada hotels over the next 15 years, growing ...

MG will start GS crossover sales in UK in second half

AutoNews - Tue, 2016-05-24 01:01
China's SAIC Motor will launch sales of the locally built MG GS compact crossover in the UK in the second half.
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What if distracted walkers had emergency warning systems?

AutoNews - Tue, 2016-05-24 01:01
In a new campaign, Nissan is using collisions among those with the habit of looking down at their smartphones while walking to highlight its safety technology.
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North Carolina denies Tesla a dealership license

AutoNews - Mon, 2016-05-23 17:49
North Carolina denied Tesla Motors' bid to attain a second dealership license in the state, saying the automaker must go through a third-party dealership group.
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Blue Moon sees opportunity in estate sales franchise

SmartBrief - Mon, 2016-05-23 14:49
Debra Blue and her husband, Ken, who had years of experience selling antiques, launched Blue Moon Estate Sales in 2009.  -More
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Sources: CIC, KKR end Chinese acquisition talks with Yum

SmartBrief - Mon, 2016-05-23 14:49
A group including China Investment Corp. and KKR & Co.  -More
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7-Eleven employee reaches top of Mount Everest for seventh time

SmartBrief - Mon, 2016-05-23 14:49
A 7-Eleven employee who works at a store in Connecticut reached the summit of Mount Everest for the seventh time last week, e -More
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