Sustainability http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6753/more en 10 innovative, summer-inspired seafood dishes http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/10-innovative-summer-inspired-seafood-dishes <div class="field-deck"> As we enter the summer season, chefs are putting new twists on fish, shellfish and other marine cuisine. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As we enter the summer season, chefs are putting new twists on fish, shellfish and other marine cuisine.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/10-innovative-summer-inspired-seafood-dishes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/food-trends/10-innovative-summer-inspired-seafood-dishes#comments Eat Beat Business Food Trends Featured Operators How To How To Chefs Seasonal Sustainability Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:58:00 +0000 32401 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>A whole branzino encased with a salt-and-egg-white mixture that coagulates and hardens, providing a &quot;lovely fish that was cooked on the bone to preserve the flavor.&quot;</p> Consumers seek out socially responsible restaurants http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/consumers-seek-out-socially-responsible-restaurants <div class="field-deck"> Technomic study on sustainability suggests independent operators who take small steps now will benefit in the long run. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Technomic study on sustainability suggests independent operators who take small steps now will benefit in the long run.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/consumers-seek-out-socially-responsible-restaurants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat/consumers-seek-out-socially-responsible-restaurants#comments Eat Beat Consumer Trends Gated Sustainability Tue, 11 Feb 2014 21:28:00 +0000 28201 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How branded dishes can boost restaurant sales http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/how-branded-dishes-can-boost-restaurant-sales <div class="field-deck"> Seafood sustainability has always been a focus for Sheila Lucero and Jax Fish House, but when she added the name of a Maine fisherman to her lobster roll, she saw the ROI. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">When Sheila Lucero added the name of a Maine fisherman to her lobster roll, she saw the ROI.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/how-branded-dishes-can-boost-restaurant-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/eat-beat-business/how-branded-dishes-can-boost-restaurant-sales#comments Eat Beat Business Marketing Food Trends Gated Sustainability Mon, 06 Jan 2014 19:22:00 +0000 27331 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p>Changing the menu name for this lobster roll lifted sales 27 percent.</p> 7 tips for switching to LED lighting http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/7-tips-switching-led-lighting <div class="field-byline"> Deb Lovig </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Reduce costs and add ambience with energy efficient lighting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/7-tips-switching-led-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/7-tips-switching-led-lighting#comments Eat Beat Business How To How To Gated Sustainability Tue, 19 Nov 2013 21:40:00 +0000 26071 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Roofs: Go green, gain green http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/roofs-go-green-gain-green <div class="field-deck"> A rooftop garden demonstrates a restaurant’s commitment to local, artisanal and sustainably raised food—but there are bottom line benefits, too. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A rooftop garden demonstrates a restaurant’s commitment to local, artisanal and sustainability raised food—but there are bottom line benefits, too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/roofs-go-green-gain-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/roofs-go-green-gain-green#comments Eat Beat Operations Sustainability Wed, 02 Oct 2013 20:36:00 +0000 24741 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p> Banquet-goers at Chicago&rsquo;s McCormick Place often dine on produce harvested from the facility&rsquo;s extensive rooftop garden.</p> Simple steps can trim a restaurant's water bill http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/simple-steps-can-trim-restaurants-water-bill <div class="field-byline"> Tara O’Hare </div> <div class="field-deck"> Proper training, more efficient equipment and smarter procedures can cut down on waste. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Proper training, more efficient equipment and smarter procedures can cut down on waste.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/simple-steps-can-trim-restaurants-water-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/simple-steps-can-trim-restaurants-water-bill#comments Eat Beat How To How To Sustainability Tue, 23 Jul 2013 20:45:00 +0000 22421 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock 6 steps to sustainability http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/6-steps-sustainability <div class="field-deck"> New report from NRA offers experts’ insight into why sustainability matters and how it can be profitable, too. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New report from NRA offers experts’ insight into why sustainability matters and how it can be profitable, too.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/6-steps-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/6-steps-sustainability#comments Eat Beat Food Trends How To Sustainability Wed, 17 Jul 2013 17:43:00 +0000 22121 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock How to avoid energy traffic jams http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-avoid-energy-traffic-jams <div class="field-byline"> Jay Fiske </div> <div class="field-deck"> With a few simple maneuvers during off-peak hours, you can save a bundle on your energy bill. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">With a few simple maneuvers during off-peak hours, you can save a bundle on your energy bill.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-avoid-energy-traffic-jams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/how/how-avoid-energy-traffic-jams#comments Management Tips Eat Beat How To How To Sustainability Mon, 08 Jul 2013 16:00:00 +0000 21961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Doing the right thing on sustainability? Prove it. http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/doing-right-thing-sustainability-prove-it <div class="field-deck"> For a fee, you can now offer customers tangible proof that your restaurant’s commitment to sustainability is real. Should you have to? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For a fee, you can now offer customers tangible proof that your restaurant’s commitment to sustainability is real. Should you have to?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/doing-right-thing-sustainability-prove-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/operations/doing-right-thing-sustainability-prove-it#comments Eat Beat Operations Sustainability Wed, 22 May 2013 16:14:00 +0000 20381 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Experts offer tips on starting sustainability programs http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/experts-offer-tips-starting-sustainability-programs <div class="field-deck"> Rick Bayless says a story of sustainability can add value to your menu </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Rick Bayless says a story of sustainability can add value to your menu</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/experts-offer-tips-starting-sustainability-programs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/experts-offer-tips-starting-sustainability-programs#comments Eat Beat How To Sustainability Wed, 22 May 2013 15:30:00 +0000 20351 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p> A hydroponic garden was among exhibits at the recent NRA Show devoted to sustainability.</p>