Consumers can now use smartphones and tablets to do everything from choose a restaurant to order and pay for the meal and write a review afterward with the power to sway other prospective guests, says long-time food critic Bryan Miller. While some restaurateurs worry that the increased ease of making new dining plans will translate [...]
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Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF) will host an industry panel entitled “Lessons Learned Along the Road to Success” at the Atlanta Foodservice Expo. The panel will take place at the Georgia World Congress Center from 2 to 3 p.m. on October 21. WFF’s panel of inspirational women leaders will feature Nancy Caldarola, PhD, RD, a consultant [...]
The Country Cat Dinner House & Bar is Portland, Oregon’s premier made-from-scratch, farm-to-table experience with American craft cooking at its core. Adam and Jackie Sappington have masterfully created their family-style restaurant with a menu that highlights flavor profiles from Adam’s southern upbringing balanced out by classic Northwest styles. Adam is a self-taught chef/butcher who practices [...]
U.S. doughnut group Krispy Kreme has signed a franchise deal with Russian restaurateur Arkady Novikov to open 40 Moscow outlets as it seeks to expand into the growing Russian consumer space. Western restaurant chains have flocked to the Russia capital in recent years as rising incomes and consumer spending have increased growth prospects in the [...]