Operations http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6587/more en Caution: Cyber thieves target loyalty programs, too http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/caution-cyber-thieves-target-loyalty-programs-too <div class="field-deck"> The points aren’t the point; the personal data is. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant loyalty cards can be targeted by identity thieves.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/caution-cyber-thieves-target-loyalty-programs-too" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/caution-cyber-thieves-target-loyalty-programs-too#comments Operations Technology Thu, 03 Sep 2015 15:25:00 +0000 47071 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Prominent LA restaurants battle price-fixing lawsuit http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/prominent-la-restaurants-battle-price-fixing-lawsuit <div class="field-deck"> A group of restaurateurs hatched an idea to help fund employee healthcare, but will it add up to collusion? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When restaurateurs get together and decide to add surcharges to guest checks, does it add up to collusion?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/prominent-la-restaurants-battle-price-fixing-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/prominent-la-restaurants-battle-price-fixing-lawsuit#comments H.R./Legal Lawsuits Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:58:00 +0000 47061 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How operators tweak concepts for a new audience http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/how-operators-tweak-concepts-new-audience <div class="field-byline"> By Liz Barrett </div> <div class="field-deck"> Ready to take your brand on the road? Small changes can ensure success in a new market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ready to take your brand on the road? Small changes can ensure success in a new market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/how-operators-tweak-concepts-new-audience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/how-operators-tweak-concepts-new-audience#comments Operations Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:00:00 +0000 46991 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Crowdfunding helps finance owners' imaginations http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-helps-finance-owners-imaginations <div class="field-byline"> Desi Danganan </div> <div class="field-deck"> More owners and potential owners are turning to Kickstarter and other services to raise capital for development or improvements. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">More potential restaurant owners are turning to Kickstarter and other services to raise capital for development or improvements.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-helps-finance-owners-imaginations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/finance/crowdfunding-helps-finance-owners-imaginations#comments Social Media Finance Wed, 02 Sep 2015 13:44:00 +0000 47001 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 5 surprising labor market facts http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-surprising-labor-market-facts <div class="node-body video-body">CNNMoney breaks down some stats that you probably didn't know about the current state of the labor market</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-surprising-labor-market-facts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/5-surprising-labor-market-facts#comments H.R./Legal Video Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:48:00 +0000 46981 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Chipotle hiring spree underscores restaurant industry staffing challenges http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-hiring-spree-underscores-restaurant-industry-staffing-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Employee recruitment and retention, particularly at the managerial level, have become nagging issues for operators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Employee recruitment and retention, particularly at the managerial level, have become nagging issues for restaurant operators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-hiring-spree-underscores-restaurant-industry-staffing-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/chipotle-hiring-spree-underscores-restaurant-industry-staffing-challenges#comments H.R./Legal Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:16:00 +0000 46971 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Souvla elevates the simple gyro in San Francisco http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/souvla-elevates-simple-gyro-san-francisco <div class="field-deck"> Charles Bililies has fused his fine dining training and Greek roots in a casual dining venture. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Charles Bililies; San Francisco restaurant offers a refined interpretation of the classic Greek souvlaki</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/souvla-elevates-simple-gyro-san-francisco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/featured-operators/souvla-elevates-simple-gyro-san-francisco#comments Owner Interviews Featured Operators Tue, 01 Sep 2015 14:00:00 +0000 46961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Diners at the counter can watch the spit-roasting of Souvla&#39;s meats.</p> Kassie Borreson 4 steps to keep credit card costs in check http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-steps-keep-credit-card-costs-check <div class="field-byline"> Suneera Madhani </div> <div class="field-deck"> The pending arrival of EMV chip technology could spur some restaurant operators to rethink their approach to credit card transactions. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The pending arrival of EMV chip technology could spur some restaurant operators to rethink their approach to credit card transactions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-steps-keep-credit-card-costs-check" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/4-steps-keep-credit-card-costs-check#comments How To Technology Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:55:00 +0000 46261 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock What business are you in? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/what-business-are-you <div class="node-body blog-body">Restaurant operators might think they're in the business of selling food and drinks, but really, they're in the entertainment business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rock-your-restaurant">Rock Your Restaurant</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/what-business-are-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/blog/what-business-are-you#comments Blogs How To How To Rock Your Restaurant Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:21:00 +0000 46901 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 6 ways to polish restaurant promotions http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/6-ways-polish-restaurant-promotions <div class="field-byline"> Richard Delvallée </div> <div class="field-deck"> Good planning, timing and patience all factor into effective promos. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Good planning, timing and patience all factor into effective promos.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/6-ways-polish-restaurant-promotions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/6-ways-polish-restaurant-promotions#comments Marketing Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:22:00 +0000 46711 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock