Will electric scooters raise profitability of food delivery?

Will electric scooters raise profitability of food delivery?

While many restaurants struggle to make DoorDash, UberEats and other delivery services a profitable venture, at least company says the answer is in electric scooters. Scooter maker OjO is focusing on food and package delivery as an ideal solution to lower costs and help the environment in its test markets of Dallas, Austin and Memphis.Read more about Will electric scooters raise profitability of food delivery?[…]

Restaurant adds crickets for added French fry crunch… and other possibilities

Restaurant adds crickets for added French fry crunch… and other possibilities

The Boise Fry Company has always done things differently like making fries the star attraction with “hamburgers on the side.”  Hey, the restaurant is based in Idaho, the Land of Potatoes… what did you expect? Now they’re adding cricket-based Cajun spice, rosemary, jalapeno and salt and vinegar as optional toppings.  The new spices come fromRead more about Restaurant adds crickets for added French fry crunch… and other possibilities[…]

Are these the “Garanimals” of food storage containers?

Are these the “Garanimals” of food storage containers?

Have you ever dressed your kids in Garanimals… you know, match the elephant tagged shirt with the elephant tagged dress so you daughter heads to preschool with a matching outfit? Well, Araven has launched a line of storage containers using a similar concept so you know when last week’s cole slaw is about to turnRead more about Are these the “Garanimals” of food storage containers?[…]

Robots are coming:  Is “Starbucks Killer” headed to the U.S.?

Robots are coming: Is “Starbucks Killer” headed to the U.S.?

Ever heard of Luckin Coffee? Don’t worry.  You’ll start hearing about it soon as the company drives to replace Starbucks with its highly automated, cashless and low-priced coffee drink operations. The company’s strategy focuses on millennials’ desire for coffee they can pickup quickly or have delivered versus Starbucks relaxed, sit-down environment. Luckin, founded in ChinaRead more about Robots are coming: Is “Starbucks Killer” headed to the U.S.?[…]

Don’t be a Karen… and other restaurant server complaints…

Don’t be a Karen… and other restaurant server complaints…

OK, we all get exhausted at times in the restaurant business.  Sometimes you need just a mental break and Qualin of Confessions of a Server is here to help! After about 10 years as a server, Qualin has seen it all.  And now he provides (hilarious) advice to fellow servers and patrons alike. Including theRead more about Don’t be a Karen… and other restaurant server complaints…[…]

Five food trends to die in 2020 thanks to Millennials

Five food trends to die in 2020 thanks to Millennials

OK, those rainbow-colored bagels and caffeine and alcohol drinks once all the rage have quickly gone on life support in 2020 — along with three other trends. Millennials take credit for several of these fads that are starting and ending so abruptly.  So, if you’re considering any of these ideas… you might think twice. WeRead more about Five food trends to die in 2020 thanks to Millennials[…]