Restaurant Coach: Here’s why most restaurants fail

Restaurant Coach: Here’s why most restaurants fail

Donald Burns, a.k.a. The Restaurant Coach, says he doesn’t help fix a restaurant.  He fixes the people running the joint.  Understand the staff’s behavior and you’ll understand why a restaurant is failing. In Foster Farms’ latest Wing It! video podcasts, Burns is featured in a three-part series explains how a restaurant’s culture ultimately drives profits.

Is the Bitchy Waiter telling secrets about your restaurant?

Is the Bitchy Waiter telling secrets about your restaurant?

Darron Cardosa, a.ka. The Bitchy Waiter,  is saying things that probably have gone through your mind as you run through the soft drink choices (again) with customers. His fame is rising quickly with appearances on the Today Show and elsewhere telling behind-the-scenes restaurant secrets as well. So, if you need a good chuckle or wouldRead more about Is the Bitchy Waiter telling secrets about your restaurant?[…]

Atlanta’s Slutty Vegan leads African Americans’ interest in plant-based diets

Atlanta’s Slutty Vegan leads African Americans’ interest in plant-based diets

CNN is hailing Atlanta’s Slutty Vegan as a big reason more African Americans are switching to plant-based diets.  Owner Pinky Cole started with a food truck, but now also has a physical location that often has lines out the door. The secret?  Showing that vegan food doesn’t have to be expensive to be good.  Oh,Read more about Atlanta’s Slutty Vegan leads African Americans’ interest in plant-based diets[…]

California welcomes you to bring reusable take-out containers

California welcomes you to bring reusable take-out containers

California has passed legislation that exempts restaurants from liability if customers want to bring their own reusable to-go containers in an effort to reduce waste. Most restaurants have avoided the reusable idea in fear of cross contamination.  But now the law reduces liability concerns if consumers want to bring their own reusable take-out containers muchRead more about California welcomes you to bring reusable take-out containers[…]

Uber Eats tests “dine-in” option, yep that’s a thing

Uber Eats tests “dine-in” option, yep that’s a thing

Uber Eats may expand so customers can choose having their meal delivered… or have it ready at the restaurant so they can immediately sit down and eat. Uber’s theory is the new option could drive up Uber ridership because many customers will use the car-sharing service to restaurants they order from. Restaurants will still beRead more about Uber Eats tests “dine-in” option, yep that’s a thing[…]