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Toppers: A cocky brand that dares to take on the big pizza guys with no apologies

FastCasual.com - 4 hours 47 min ago
Scrappy anti-corporate brand, Toppers Pizza, is almost daily delivering a box full of attitude to the older more iconic pie-makers in this sector.

Chipotle exec placed on leave amid drug allegations

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-06-30 22:43
Mark Crumpacker indicted on charges tied to cocaine ring, report says Mark Crumpacker indicted on charges tied to cocaine ring, report says

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Report: Chipotle executive indicted on drug charges

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-06-30 17:35
Mark Crumpacker tied to cocaine ring bust, according to New York Daily News Mark Crumpacker tied to cocaine ring bust, according to New York Daily News

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Chickpeas sprout on menus

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-06-30 16:20
Falafel, hummus and other variations spread to independents and chains Falafel, hummus and other variations spread to independents and chains

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Can Starbucks catch McDonald’s?

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-06-30 16:15
Blog: The burger chain is twice the size as the coffee giant, but for how long?

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How hot dog toppings can predict an economic downturn

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-06-30 15:42
Blog: JJ’s Red Hots recently released its list of the most popular toppings on its hot dogs, and man, is it boring.

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When is it time to upgrade your POS?

FastCasual.com - Thu, 2016-06-30 15:09
more than half of the respondents to Hospitality Technology’s 2016 POS Software Trends survey plan to research, test or install a new POS system this year. How do you know if you should be one of them?

Amazon Prime Day returns July 12

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-06-30 13:36

Amazon will host its second annual Prime Day on July 12. The event will feature more than 100,000 deals exclusively for Prime members, with new deals starting every five minutes.

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Spotlight: Sam's Club welcomes Costco members for free

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-06-30 13:24

Costco customers upset by or left with unusable credit cards following the switch from American Express to Visa are being given the opportunity to shop a rival club store for free. 

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Walmart Pay rolls to 500 more stores

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-06-30 13:15

Walmart has rolled out its mobile payment solution, Walmart Pay, to an additional 500 stores in 14 states, as the retailer continues a rapid deployment of the program.

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Spire Hospitality Awarded Management Of Seattle Airport Marriott

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2016-06-30 13:03
CHICAGO--The management of the 459-room Seattle Airport Marriott recently acquired by AWH Partners has been awarded to Spire Hospitality, one of ...

The More Things Change…

Hotel Interactive - Thu, 2016-06-30 12:50
Owner, Brand Execs Weigh In On Key Industry Issues During BITAC Symposium

Olive Garden sees sales boost from Mother’s Day

Nation's Restaurant News - Thu, 2016-06-30 12:47
Fourth-quarter same-store sales rise at all seven Darden Restaurants brands Fourth-quarter same-store sales rise at all seven Darden Restaurants brands

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Visa, MasterCard settlement revoked

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-06-30 12:43

A settlement between Visa, MasterCard and retailers has been rejected by a U.S. Court of Appeals, which called the $7.25 billion agreement "unreasonable and inadequate."

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Nordstrom closes Trunk Club fulfillment center

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-06-30 11:58

Nordstrom is growing Trunk Club by shuttering the fulfillment center serving its operations.

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The Habit Sweetens Summer with New Berry Salad

QSR Magazine - Thu, 2016-06-30 11:42
Habit Burger Grill launches its Strawberry Balsamic Chicken Salad.Exclusive Brief: 0

The Habit Restaurants Inc., an Irvine, California-based restaurant company renowned for its award-winning Charburgers, has released its Strawberry Balsamic Chicken Salad. The limited-time special is available throughout the summer at participating Habit Burger Grill locations, and is priced at $7.50.

The Habit’s Strawberry Balsamic Chicken Salad features seasoned chargrilled chicken breast, hand-cut garden greens, fresh sliced strawberries, dried blueberries, and Feta cheese crumbles, tossed in a house-made strawberry balsamic vinaigrette.

Chains: Habit Restaurants

Belk steps down as CEO

Store Front Talk Back - Thu, 2016-06-30 11:24

Belk CEO Tim Belk has announced his retirement, marking the end of era for the family-run department store chain. Lisa Harper has been named his successor as of July 5. 

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