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Potbelly Case Study

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2018-04-20 15:10
PotBelly is connecting with customers outside of their brick-and-mortar restaurants. See how their new website creates a welcoming, user-friendly experience while exceeding expectations of today's evolving customers.

Chefs try to hook diners on seafood with limited-time offers

Nation's Restaurant News - Fri, 2018-04-20 15:02
Americans have begun eating seafood more frequently, according to Datassential

Women in franchising are on the rise

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Women are increasingly finding opportunities in the franchise industry, with an IFA report based on 2012 Census data finding  -More
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Husband-and-wife franchisees share business insights

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Kurt and Melissa Godwin were chosen as Mosquito Joe's franchisee of the year in 2017.  -More
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Change how you listen to discover opportunities

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
The best listeners appreciate the other person's perspective and realize new possibilities could result from each exchange, w -More
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Purpose motivates people beyond the daily grind

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Leaders and employees alike will be more motivated if there's a clearly stated purpose to their work beyond profits and a mar -More
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Opinion: Financial transparency is good for the industry

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
The trend toward more financial performance representations has been a key change in the industry, writes Ed Teixeira.  -More
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Some businesses go cashless to save time and money

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Cashless business operations are gaining traction in the restaurant space, where owners look to lower wait times and eliminat -More
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How franchises are investing in the US economy

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Hundreds of franchises are joining businesses large and small across the U.S.
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Learn more about CFE scholarship opportunities

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
IFA's Foundation is now accepting applications for the Irl Marshall CFE scholarship and the Gray Plant Mooty CFE Scholarship.
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NLRB should abandon "blocking charge" policy, general counsel says

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
Peter Robb, general counsel for the National Labor Relations Board, has called for dropping the "blocking charge" policy.  -More
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Job Creators Network begins tour in support of tax law

SmartBrief - Fri, 2018-04-20 14:14
The Job Creators Network is starting a nationwide tour in Virginia, one of about 50 events being planned in the coming months -More
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Amazon-Best Buy partnership marries online, offline tech and data

Store Front Talk Back - Fri, 2018-04-20 11:15
Amazon and Best Buy have teamed up to sell Fire TV Edition smart TVs, showing a greater partnership in online and offline shopping, combined with boosting technology and data.

Do SEM/SEO Matter For Hotels Anymore?

Hotel Interactive - Fri, 2018-04-20 11:12
Diversifying Your Investment Could Help Produce Better Returns

Retail Roundup—Prime membership hits 100M; Staffing tops grocers' concerns

Store Front Talk Back - Fri, 2018-04-20 10:04
Amazon Prime's membership hits 100 million, staffing is the top concern for grocers, plus more need-to-know news from the world of retail.

Fazoli's, NPD Group, La Madeleine execs discuss how 3 digital tools have changed operations

FastCasual.com - Fri, 2018-04-20 09:54
Digital signage, online ordering and loyalty apps have each helped to transform the restaurant vertical in different ways. During a panel entitled, "I'll take digital to go," at the Restaurant Franchising and Innovation Summit, four restaurant execs addressed the changes they've seen in their operations