Marketing http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6603/more en Yelp forced to manage its own reputation http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/yelp-forced-manage-its-own-reputation <div class="field-deck"> A series of spats involving the restaurant review site have thrust its legitimacy and objectivity back into the spotlight. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A series of spats involving the restaurant review site have thrust its legitimacy and objectivity back into the spotlight.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/yelp-forced-manage-its-own-reputation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/yelp-forced-manage-its-own-reputation#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing Consumer Trends Social Media Lawsuits Marketing Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:40:00 +0000 35361 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Examining this season’s restaurant promo strategies http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/examining-season-s-restaurant-promo-strategies <div class="field-deck"> Casual dining chains are getting creative with their promotions this fall, but one multi-concept operator might have a smarter way to build current and future business. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Casual dining chains are getting creative with their promotions this fall, but one multi-concept operator might have a smarter way to build current and future business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/examining-season-s-restaurant-promo-strategies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/marketing/examining-season-s-restaurant-promo-strategies#comments Management Tips Marketing Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:43:00 +0000 35231 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Lettuce Entertain You recently held its 2014 Taste of Lettuce River North at its downtown Chicago Wildfire unit.</p> Wildfire Chicago Keep it simple to promote healthy eating http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/keep-it-simple-promote-healthy-eating <div class="field-deck"> Consumers like to order healthful meals with ingredients they are familiar with. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers like to order healthful meals with ingredients they are familiar with.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/keep-it-simple-promote-healthy-eating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/keep-it-simple-promote-healthy-eating#comments Management Tips Marketing Food Trends Consumer Trends Green Food Natural/organics Nutrition Labels Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:52:00 +0000 35211 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>THE LCL: Bar &amp; 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But don’t do so at the expense of Baby Boomers.</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/marketing-baby-boomers-still-hold-spending-sway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/marketing-baby-boomers-still-hold-spending-sway#comments Management Tips Eat Beat Business Marketing Consumer Trends Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:00:00 +0000 34171 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Legal Sea Foods promos declare: ‘We are no chain’ http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/legal-sea-foods-promos-declare-we-are-no-chain <div class="node-body article-body">5 things you need to know now</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/eat-beat-business/legal-sea-foods-promos-declare-we-are-no-chain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/legal-sea-foods-promos-declare-we-are-no-chain#comments 5 Things You Need to Know Now Eat Beat Business Marketing Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:06:00 +0000 34191 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 5 tips to raise your profile via social media http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-tips-raise-your-profile-social-media <div class="field-byline"> Phil Penton </div> <div class="field-deck"> Your digital footprint can expand with some simple measures. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For restaurants, social media is proving its worth as a customer engagement tool, enabling them to develop a local identity. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-tips-raise-your-profile-social-media" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/social-media/5-tips-raise-your-profile-social-media#comments Eat Beat Marketing Social Media Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:31:00 +0000 34131 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock