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Foodservice Industry Week in Brief: September 1, 2017

Happy Friday and Labor Day Weekend! Time to catch up on the latest foodservice industry news and Central blogs and promotions!

Industry News

  1. Delish: 103 Ultimate Summer Party Appetizers
  2. Fast Casual: Judge strikes down Obama’s OT ruling, industry leaders urge compromise
  3. Nation’s Restaurant News: McDonald’s is making a big bet on coffee
  4. Delish: All The Ways To Donate Food To Hurricane Harvey Victims
  5. QSR Magazine: After Harvey, Chain Hopes to Feed Thousands
  6. Fast Casual: Help from restaurant industry pours into Texas, Louisiana’s flooded areas
  7. Delish: These Bakers Made Hundreds of Loaves of Bread for Hurricane Victims After Harvey Stranded Them
  8. QSR Magazine: The Future of Drive Thru: Overcoming Choke Points
  9. Nation’s Restaurant News: Restaurant job growth slows
  10. QSR Magazine: Soaring Avocado Prices Deal Another Blow to Chipotle

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Foodservice Industry News Week in Brief: April 7, 2017

Happy Friday! Enjoy news from the foodservice industry as well as Central’s blogs from the week of April 3rd-7th!

Foodservice Industry News

  1. Fast Casual: Panera Bread Company sold to JAB
  2. Huffington Post Taste: Psychologists Explain The Benefits of Baking for Other People
  3. Delish: The 58 Most Delish Easter Side Dishes
  4. Nation’s Restaurant News: Texas Roadhouse will pay $12M to Settle EEOC Lawsuit
  5. Fast Casual: Why Playing the ‘Right’ Background Music Increases Sales
  6. Food Republic: 17 Ham and Egg Sandwiches From Egg Shop
  7. Nation’s Restaurant News: Papa John’s Tests Organic Ingredients
  8. National Restaurant Association: Fuel Your Restaurant Customers With Healthful Green Drinks
  9. Food Republic: 16 Sticky, Gooey Recipes for National Caramel Day
  10. Nation’s Restaurant News: Restaurants Get Menu Inspiration From Child’s Play

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Foodservice Industry Week in Brief: December 16, 2016

Happy Friday! Here is our weekly roundup on industry happenings, Central blogs, and promotions for the week of December 11th to December 16th.

Industry News

  1. Eater: This Bite-Sized Main Bakery Is the Quintessential 2016 Opening
  2. NRA: Keep Close Tabs on Your Restaurant Labor Costs
  3. Huffington Post Taste: Food Delivery App Donates A Meal To A Kid In Need With Every Order
  4. NPR The Salt: Fishermen Team Up with Scientists to Make a More Selective Net
  5. Delish: The 80 Most Delish Christmas Cookies
  6. QSR Magazine: 3 Facts Restaurants Should Know About Inventory
  7. Food Republic: What’s Your Favorite Sandwich? The Rankings Are In
  8. NPR The Salt: After A Long Fight, New Rules Defend Small Farmers. For Now
  9. Food Republic: This is How You Should Cut These 7 Tricky Fruits
  10. QSR Magazine: The Fight Against Food Deserts

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Foodservice Industry News Week in Brief: November 25, 2016

Is it just me, or is it extra dark out today? Happy Black Friday and hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving! The end of the week is the perfect time to catch up on the latest foodservice industry news and happenings! Check out industry news, Central blogs and promotions for the week of November 20-25, 2016. Enjoy!

Industry News

  1. Foodservice News: Famous Dave’s Returns to Its Barbecue Roots With Redesign
  2. Fast Casual: McDonald’s Hoping Tech Upgrades Will Level Playing Field with Fast Casuals
  3. Huffington Post Taste: This Is The Most Beautiful Thanksgiving Sandwich Video You’ve Ever Seen
  4. Delish: 13 Cakes To Add To Your Winter Baking Bucket List
  5. National Restaurant Association: Draw customers to your restaurant on Small Business Saturday
  6. NPR: Eat It, Don’t Leave It: How London Became A Leader In Anti-Food Waste
  7. Food Republic: How Can Restaurants Fix The Kitchen Staffing Crisis?
  8. Delish: 17 Christmas Candy Recipes You Can Actually Make
  9. National Restaurant News: Panda Restaurant Group makes second investment in Just Salad
  10. The Daily Meal: Brooklyn Pizza Institution Delivers For the First Time In 50 Years

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Foodservice Industry News Week in Brief: October 7, 2016

Happy Friday! Check out this week’s top foodservice industry news stories, Central blogs and promotions for the week of October 3-7, 2016!

Foodservice Industry News

  1. Eater: Why Indian Cuisine Is Having a Fast-Casual Moment Right Now
  2. Restaurant Hospitality: 6 Things You Need to Know About the Seafood Supply
  3. Delish: Red Velvet Hot Chocolate Will Slay Your Halloween Party
  4. Nation’s Restaurant News: Orange Leaf Tests Drone Delivery of Frozen Yogurt
  5. Fast Casual: 5 Ways to Keep Your Customers Coming Back for More
  6. National Restaurant Association: Bring Convenience to Your Kitchen
  7. Food Republic: How to Pair Beer with Your Mac and Cheese
  8. The Daily Meal: It’s Soup Season! Here’s Our 50 Best Recipes
  9. Nation’s Restaurant News: Analyst: Restaurant Traffic Slowdown Only Beginning
  10. Nation’s Restaurant News: Restaurant Ratchet up Creativity at Breakfast

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Foodservice Industry News Week in Brief: August 5, 2016

Welcome to the end of the week! Check out this week’s top foodservice industry news stories, Central blogs and promotions for the week of August 1-5, 2016!

Foodservice News

  1. QSR Magazine: Drive-Thru Technologies That Improve Customer and Operator Experience
  2. Eater.com: Inside Massimo Bottura’s Master Plan to Conquer Food Waste
  3. Delish.com: The 50 Most Delish Flatbreads
  4. NPR The Salt: QUIZ: What Were Restaurants Like 100 Years Ago?
  5. Nation’s Restaurant News: Papa John’s hits ‘grand slam’ with partnership
  6. National Restaurant Association: What You Need to Know About Service Animals
  7. QSR Web: Using Kitchen Equipment to Enhance Food Safety
  8. Eater.com: Free Burritos Helped Chipotle’s Foot Traffic – and Hurt the Competition
  9. QSR Magazine: 6 Customer Service Lessons for Young Millennials
  10. Huffington Post: 17 Truths Every Taco Lover Knows In Their Heart

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