Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6583/more en Flat traffic triggers decline in restaurant ranks http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/flat-traffic-triggers-decline-restaurant-ranks <div class="field-deck"> Independent restaurants remain in the majority but had the biggest attrition in the last year, according to NPD Group. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Independent restaurants remain in the majority but had the biggest attrition in the last year, according to NPD Group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/flat-traffic-triggers-decline-restaurant-ranks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/flat-traffic-triggers-decline-restaurant-ranks#comments Consumer Trends Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:18:00 +0000 40971 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Mark Estee opens crown jewel of his Reno empire http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/mark-estee-opens-crown-jewel-his-reno-empire <div class="node-body article-body">Reno Provisions is a $2-million, 15,000-square-foot project combining a bar, a cafeteria, a deli, a grocery store, a bakery, a pasta shop and a butcher shop.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/mark-estee-opens-crown-jewel-his-reno-empire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/owner-interviews/mark-estee-opens-crown-jewel-his-reno-empire#comments Owner Interviews New Restaurant Concepts Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:00:00 +0000 40821 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Reno Provisions: The latest in the Little City's culinary renaissance http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/reno-provisions-latest-little-citys-culinary-renaissance <div class="node-body gallery-body">A look behind Reno's 15,000-square-foot all-inclusive experience: a bar, cafeteria, deli, grocery store, bakery, pasta shop and butcher shop. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/reno-provisions-latest-little-citys-culinary-renaissance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/reno-provisions-latest-little-citys-culinary-renaissance#comments Restaurants We're Dying to Try New Restaurant Concepts Mon, 02 Mar 2015 15:00:00 +0000 40931 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: How a weak online reputation can hurt valuation http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/trendinista-how-weak-online-reputation-can-hurt-valuation <div class="field-deck"> Customers aren’t the only ones turned off by shaky social media reviews. They make potential buyers think your restaurant is worth less, too. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Selling your restaurant? Be aware of how new innovations, business models and online reviews are affecting its value and be ready to address the issue during negotiations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/trendinista-how-weak-online-reputation-can-hurt-valuation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/trendinista-how-weak-online-reputation-can-hurt-valuation#comments Trendinista Social Media Finance Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:18:00 +0000 40861 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Getty Images/Thinkstock Inside Chicago's clubby Seven Lions restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/inside-chicagos-clubby-seven-lions-restaurant <div class="node-body gallery-body">Executive chef Chris Curren offers a modern interpretation of American clubhouse fare.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/inside-chicagos-clubby-seven-lions-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/inside-chicagos-clubby-seven-lions-restaurant#comments New Restaurant Concepts Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:00:00 +0000 40791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Wings fly off the menu http://restaurant-hospitality.com/salad-solutions/wings-fly-menu <div class="node-body article-body">Foodservice operators boost wing sales by offering a variety of different flavors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/salad-solutions/wings-fly-menu" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/salad-solutions/wings-fly-menu#comments Food Trends Sponsored Salad Solutions Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:51:00 +0000 40811 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Editor's Picks: New York will boost tipped minimum wage http://restaurant-hospitality.com/5-things-you-need-know-now/editors-picks-new-york-will-boost-tipped-minimum-wage <div class="node-body article-body">RH editors recap five stories you may have missed this week.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/5-things-you-need-know-now/editors-picks-new-york-will-boost-tipped-minimum-wage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/5-things-you-need-know-now/editors-picks-new-york-will-boost-tipped-minimum-wage#comments 5 Things You Need to Know Now Consumer Trends Finance Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:30:00 +0000 40731 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Proposed dietary guidelines target sugar, soft drinks http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/proposed-dietary-guidelines-target-sugar-soft-drinks <div class="field-deck"> The nation’s top food scientists want the federal government to tax two menu categories that are key profit centers for many restaurant operators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">By targeting sugar, the latest Dietary Guidelines for Americans could have a negative impact on restaurant profitability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/proposed-dietary-guidelines-target-sugar-soft-drinks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/proposed-dietary-guidelines-target-sugar-soft-drinks#comments Food Trends Consumer Trends Regulations Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:02:00 +0000 40751 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Restaurant desserts take a savory note http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/restaurant-desserts-take-savory-note <div class="node-body gallery-body">Are your customers ready for foie gras ice cream?</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/restaurant-desserts-take-savory-note" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/restaurant-desserts-take-savory-note#comments Food Trends Desserts Desserts Mon, 23 Feb 2015 21:00:00 +0000 40671 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Study: Asian restaurants still foreign to U.S. chains http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/study-asian-restaurants-still-foreign-us-chains <div class="field-deck"> A new report shows that while the Asian restaurant segment seems ripe for chain development, not much has happened yet. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new report shows that while the Asian restaurant segment seems ripe for chain development, not much has happened yet.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/study-asian-restaurants-still-foreign-us-chains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/study-asian-restaurants-still-foreign-us-chains#comments Trendinista Food Trends New Restaurant Concepts Asian Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:05:00 +0000 40681 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>P.F. Chang&#39;s is an exception among Asian restaurants: a national full-service chain.</p>