Guest Columns http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6614/more en California's new glove law stirs ire http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/californias-new-glove-law-stirs-ire <div class="field-byline"> Lee Morcus </div> <div class="field-deck"> A leading independent restaurateur voices his opposition to California’s new Food Service Food Handlers’ glove law. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A leading independent restaurateur voices his opposition to California’s new Food Service Food Handlers’ glove law.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/californias-new-glove-law-stirs-ire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/californias-new-glove-law-stirs-ire#comments Eat Beat Business Food Safety Guest Columns Wed, 14 May 2014 14:00:00 +0000 31271 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Media Bakery Six reasons to embrace experience innovation http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/six-reasons-embrace-experience-innovation <div class="field-byline"> Elizabeth Kelly Richwine </div> <div class="field-deck"> Upgrades to individual elements are key if you want to revitalize your restaurant. But you have to look at the big picture, too. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Experience innovation’s key attraction lies in its ability to pioneer paradigms and to uncover inventive ways to attract and satisfy customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/six-reasons-embrace-experience-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/six-reasons-embrace-experience-innovation#comments Eat Beat Business Guest Columns Gated Fri, 08 Mar 2013 20:15:00 +0000 18402 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com PR Newswire/Newscom Buy smarter: Foodservice GS1 Standards make it possible http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/buy-smarter-foodservice-gs1-standards-make-it-possible <div class="field-byline"> Jason Gunn </div> <div class="node-body article-body">It sounds like something only an IT guy can love, but the Foodservice GS1 US Standards Initiative can be a restaurant operator’s friend.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/buy-smarter-foodservice-gs1-standards-make-it-possible" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/buy-smarter-foodservice-gs1-standards-make-it-possible#comments Eat Beat Business Guest Columns Gated Fri, 01 Feb 2013 18:39:00 +0000 17321 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Why seafood sustainability matters http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/why-seafood-sustainability-matters <div class="field-byline"> Ed Rhodes </div> <div class="node-body article-body">While efforts to deal with sustainability issues like climate change seem to be stalled, we are making some progress with seafood sustainability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/why-seafood-sustainability-matters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/why-seafood-sustainability-matters#comments Guest Columns Operations Back of the House Gated Sustainability Mon, 26 Nov 2012 15:18:00 +0000 15711 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Food safety: A real world perspective http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/food-safety-real-world-perspective <div class="field-byline"> Cindy Rice </div> <div class="field-deck"> Nobody’s perfect when it comes to food safety—including the inspector. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Despite everyone sharing the same food safety goals of trying to protect the public, restaurant staff and regulators go about achieving the end result with differing methods.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/food-safety-real-world-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/food-safety-real-world-perspective#comments Food Safety Guest Columns Gated Thu, 28 Jun 2012 13:20:00 +0000 13071 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Death of the daily deal http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/death-daily-deal <div class="field-byline"> Conrad Saam </div> <div class="field-deck"> The daily deal marketplace is rapidly evolving. Does this mean it’s getting better or worse for full-service restaurant operators? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> Here&rsquo;s the last sentence the LivingSocial sales rep got out before I hung up on him. &ldquo;You can&rsquo;t think about making money today&hellip;this is a marketing investment in the future of your business!&rdquo; And that&rsquo;s when I knew the daily deal was dying.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/death-daily-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/guest-columns/death-daily-deal#comments Guest Columns Gated Fri, 06 Apr 2012 17:30:00 +0000 11321 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Are rising gas prices driving you to distraction? http://restaurant-hospitality.com/opinionanalysis/are-rising-gas-prices-driving-you-distraction <div class="node-body article-body">Consumers are paying more at the pump. How is that affecting restaurant operators?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/opinionanalysis/are-rising-gas-prices-driving-you-distraction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/opinionanalysis/are-rising-gas-prices-driving-you-distraction#comments Guest Columns Finance Gated Opinion/Analysis Wed, 28 Mar 2012 13:43:00 +0000 11201 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Understanding The New Food Safety Rules http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food_safety/understanding-the-new-food-safety-rules0112 <div class="field-byline"> Steven Sklare </div> <div class="node-body article-body">What restaurant operators need to know about the recently passed FDA Food Safety Modernization Act.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food_safety/understanding-the-new-food-safety-rules0112" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Food Safety Guest Columns Operations Gated Sun, 01 Jan 2012 17:00:00 +0000 7793 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com 3 Lessons From A Brewpub Owner http://restaurant-hospitality.com/news/three-lessons-from-brewpub-owner1211 <div class="field-byline"> Wil Brawley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Here's how one successful independent has been able to win his battle with large chain restaurants. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here’s how one successful independent has been able to win his battle with large chain restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/news/three-lessons-from-brewpub-owner1211" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Guest Columns Gated Mon, 05 Dec 2011 16:54:00 +0000 3345 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Advice for Winding Down Your Restaurant http://restaurant-hospitality.com/observer/advice-for-winding-down-your-restaurant1211 <div class="field-byline"> Jordan Fisch &amp; Jill Bienstock </div> <div class="field-deck"> Restaurants, like people, have a life span. Here's how to properly close down your restaurant </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The poor economy has left some with no choice but to shutter their restaurants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/observer/advice-for-winding-down-your-restaurant1211" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Archive Guest Columns How To Trends Operations Gated Thu, 01 Dec 2011 17:00:00 +0000 7618 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com