Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6583/more en Trendinista: Overtime rule change would impact many restaurant managers http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/trendinista-overtime-rule-change-would-impact-many-restaurant-managers <div class="field-deck"> Proposed federal regulations would complicate how employers compensate many salaried managerial employees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant operators will have to rethink how they pay their salaried workers when the U.S. Department of Labor issues new rules that govern overtime pay later this year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/trendinista-overtime-rule-change-would-impact-many-restaurant-managers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/trendinista-overtime-rule-change-would-impact-many-restaurant-managers#comments Trendinista H.R./Legal Fri, 22 May 2015 14:30:00 +0000 43061 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to attract Millennial business diners http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/how-attract-millennial-business-diners <div class="field-byline"> James Scarpa </div> <div class="field-deck"> More Millennials are dining out with business clients and associates, and their tastes vary from earlier generations'. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Large tables, craft beers and warm hospitality resonate with a younger diners entertaining clients or associates in restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/how-attract-millennial-business-diners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/how-attract-millennial-business-diners#comments Marketing Consumer Trends Thu, 21 May 2015 19:53:00 +0000 43041 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Hot streak continues for fast-casual pizza concepts http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/hot-streak-continues-fast-casual-pizza-concepts <div class="field-deck"> Fast-casual brands are the stars in the already robust pizza segment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While the pizza market is strong, growth-focused pizzeria operators should be figuring out how to grab a piece of the hot fast casual pie.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/hot-streak-continues-fast-casual-pizza-concepts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/hot-streak-continues-fast-casual-pizza-concepts#comments New Restaurant Concepts Thu, 21 May 2015 18:01:00 +0000 43031 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The owner of PizzaFire says &quot;we count pepperonis&quot; to keep costs under control.</p> Menu Moves: More concepts pair coffee with alcohol http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-more-concepts-pair-coffee-alcohol <div class="field-deck"> Just as brewmasters are experimenting with hints of coffee in their beer, cafés and coffee shops are adding alcohol to the menu. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just as brewmasters are experimenting with hints of coffee in their beer, cafes and coffee shops are adding alcohol to the menu.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-more-concepts-pair-coffee-alcohol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-more-concepts-pair-coffee-alcohol#comments Food Trends Drink Trends New Restaurant Concepts Wed, 20 May 2015 16:00:00 +0000 42961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How Apple Pay is playing out for restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/how-apple-pay-playing-out-restaurants <div class="field-byline"> James Scarpa </div> <div class="field-deck"> Diners can view their check in an app, choose a tip amount and settle the check. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Diners can view their check in an app, choose a tip amount and settle the check.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/how-apple-pay-playing-out-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/technology/how-apple-pay-playing-out-restaurants#comments Equipment Consumer Trends How To Technology Wed, 20 May 2015 14:48:00 +0000 43011 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Apple Pay promises better security as users must register a credit card and use their&nbsp;fingerprint to authorize purchases.</p> Apple Inside New York City's funky Mexicue Kitchen & Bar http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/inside-new-york-citys-funky-mexicue-kitchen-bar <div class="node-body gallery-body">A hybrid cooking style that blends Mexican cuisine with Southern American barbecue</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-new-york-citys-funky-mexicue-kitchen-bar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/inside-new-york-citys-funky-mexicue-kitchen-bar#comments Food Trends New Restaurant Concepts Latin Mon, 18 May 2015 14:00:00 +0000 42881 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Trendinista: Do social media rankings trump a Beard Award? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award <div class="field-deck"> Beard Award winners barely register on a new Top 50 restaurant list that uses social media data to produce its rankings. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Beard Award winners barely register on a new Top 50 restaurant list that uses social media data to produce its rankings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/trendinista/trendinista-do-social-media-rankings-trump-beard-award#comments Trendinista People to Watch Social Media Fri, 15 May 2015 19:08:00 +0000 42981 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>State Bird Provisions chef/owners Nicole Krasinski and Stuart&nbsp;Brioza are riding high these days.</p> All-male Hooters knockoff: Will the dudes abide? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/all-male-hooters-knockoff-will-dudes-abide <div class="field-deck"> Tallywackers could become one of the hottest concepts to hit the industry in years. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tallywackers could become one of the hottest concepts to hit the industry in years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/all-male-hooters-knockoff-will-dudes-abide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/new-restaurant-concepts/all-male-hooters-knockoff-will-dudes-abide#comments Food Trends Consumer Trends New Restaurant Concepts Wed, 13 May 2015 15:00:00 +0000 42841 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>The bare chests are for promotional purposes only;&nbsp;Tallywackers servers will be clad in skin-tight tees and shorts.</p> Tallywackers Menu Moves: ‘Water served upon request’ rising in popularity http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/menu-moves-water-served-upon-request-rising-popularity <div class="field-deck"> California’s water shortage is forcing restaurants across the state to make adjustments. Here are some tips for conserving. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California’s water shortage is forcing restaurants across the state to make adjustments. Here are some tips for conserving.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/menu-moves-water-served-upon-request-rising-popularity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/menu-moves-water-served-upon-request-rising-popularity#comments Management Tips Drink Trends Sustainability Wed, 13 May 2015 14:30:00 +0000 42821 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: 7 midyear restaurant trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/trendinista-7-midyear-restaurant-trends <div class="field-deck"> How Hispanics, Millennials, smoky flavors, technology and other factors are influencing foodservice. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How Hispanics, Millennials, smoky flavors, technology and other factors are influencing foodservice.</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/consumer-trends/trendinista-7-midyear-restaurant-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/trendinista-7-midyear-restaurant-trends#comments Food Trends Drink Trends Consumer Trends Fri, 08 May 2015 10:29:00 +0000 42811 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com