Back of the House http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6588/more en How to protect your guests from food terrorists http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-protect-your-guests-food-terrorists <div class="field-byline"> Steven Sklare </div> <div class="field-deck"> Are you prepared to protect your food from those who seek to harm your customers? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Are you prepared to protect your food from those who seek to harm your customers?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-protect-your-guests-food-terrorists" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-protect-your-guests-food-terrorists#comments Eat Beat Food Safety Gated Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:00:00 +0000 35381 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Despite strikes, survey shows happy restaurant workers http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/despite-strikes-survey-shows-happy-restaurant-workers <div class="field-deck"> Disgruntled fast food workers aren’t happy with their paychecks or their jobs. A new NRAEF study finds a majority of restaurant employees don’t fit this profile. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Disgruntled fast food workers aren’t happy with their paychecks or their jobs</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/despite-strikes-survey-shows-happy-restaurant-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/hrlegal/despite-strikes-survey-shows-happy-restaurant-workers#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business H.R./Legal Operations Back of the House Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:06:00 +0000 35011 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Police arrest demonstrators who were protesting for an increase in wages for fast food and home care workers in Cicero, IL.</p> Getty Images These mixologists are machines http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/these-mixologists-are-machines <div class="field-deck"> Bartending robots have progressed from futuristic fantasies to working prototypes to real-world installations. Interested operators can even buy one online. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">No actual humans work behind the Bionic Bar on Quantum of the Seas, a new cruise ship. Instead, guests place drink orders via tablets and then watch as robotic bartenders mix their cocktails.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/these-mixologists-are-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/these-mixologists-are-machines#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business Equipment Beverages Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:00:00 +0000 34791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <div> No humans work behind the Bionic Bar on Quantum of the Seas, Royal Caribbean&rsquo;s new ship.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> How to buy small prep equipment for your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-small-prep-equipment-your-restaurant <div class="node-body article-body">What you need to know to slice it, chop it and dice it</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-small-prep-equipment-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/how-buy-small-prep-equipment-your-restaurant#comments Eat Beat Business Equipment Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 34371 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Sure, you may have great knife skills, but they can&rsquo;&rsquo;t compare to the speed and efficiency of a good sllicer machine.</p> PJPhoto69/Thinkstock Use 'big data' to personalize the dining experience http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/use-big-data-personalize-dining-experience <div class="node-body article-body">Today’s technology provides restaurants with more actionable data about their guests.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/use-big-data-personalize-dining-experience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/use-big-data-personalize-dining-experience#comments Eat Beat Business How To Consumer Trends Social Media Technology Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:00:00 +0000 34271 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com The Melt’s Smart Box delivery system: Game changer? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/melt-s-smart-box-delivery-system-game-changer <div class="field-deck"> The fast casual chain’s out-of-the-box thinking should boost its off-site catering business. It could wind up doing the same for other operators. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The fast casual chain’s out-of-the-box thinking should boost its off-site catering business. It could wind up doing the same for other operators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/melt-s-smart-box-delivery-system-game-changer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/melt-s-smart-box-delivery-system-game-changer#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business Equipment Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:00:00 +0000 34151 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Technology keeps food trucks rolling http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/technology-keeps-food-trucks-rolling <div class="field-deck"> While food trucks may look like a stripped down version of a restaurant, they rely on similar—and often more advanced—technology to streamline operations. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While food trucks may look like a stripped down version of a restaurant, they rely on similar—and often more advanced—technology to streamline operations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/technology-keeps-food-trucks-rolling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/equipment/technology-keeps-food-trucks-rolling#comments Eat Beat Business Equipment Owner Interviews Food Trends How To Food Trucks Technology Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:08:00 +0000 33841 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>&ldquo;Worrying about whether your POS system works shouldn&rsquo;t be part of your day,&rdquo; says Max Crespo, owner of nine Neapolitan Express food trucks.</p> Competition bubbling up in grilled cheese space http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/competition-bubbling-grilled-cheese-space <div class="field-deck"> If the trend continues, these five concepts will soon be competing for space on a crowded block. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If the trend continues, these five grilled cheese concepts will soon be competing for space on a crowded block.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/competition-bubbling-grilled-cheese-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/competition-bubbling-grilled-cheese-space#comments Eat Beat Equipment Owner Interviews Food Trends Featured Operators Growth Marketing Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:30:00 +0000 33491 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Grilled cheese is a &quot;simple, memorable food that, when done right, is magical.&quot;</p> 3 tips to minimize foodborne illness risk http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/3-tips-minimize-foodborne-illness-risk <div class="field-byline"> By Katie Das </div> <div class="field-deck"> Focus on these three protocols to keep your restaurant and customers safe. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Advice on minimizing the risk of food borne illness in restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/3-tips-minimize-foodborne-illness-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/3-tips-minimize-foodborne-illness-risk#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Food Safety How To Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:15:00 +0000 33761 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to prevent insect infestations at your restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-prevent-insect-infestations-your-restaurant <div class="field-byline"> Steven Sklare </div> <div class="field-deck"> Pests are responsible for closing many restaurants. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pests are responsible for closing many restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-prevent-insect-infestations-your-restaurant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-safety/how-prevent-insect-infestations-your-restaurant#comments Eat Beat Business Food Safety How To How To Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:00:00 +0000 33441 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock