Robots are coming: Food waste prevention through AI

Robots are coming: Food waste prevention through AI

With customers like IKEA kitchens already lined up, a U.K. startup has created a system that tracks each of those uneaten French fries you toss into the bin.  It even takes photographic evidence documenting just how much profit you’re throwing out in your restaurant. Called Winnow, the startup company says the system will cut foodRead more about Robots are coming: Food waste prevention through AI[…]

Glitter for your beverages.  Yep, that’s a thing.

Glitter for your beverages. Yep, that’s a thing.

Wondering how you can glam-up that specialty iced tea cocktail of yours? Well, edible Brew Glitter has arrived in a rainbow of colors.  Stir it in and your drink not only becomes a refreshing beverage, but a sight to behold! Works with liquors, coffees, beers, wines — pretty much any beverage that needs a facelift.

Alcohol permit delayed so restaurant makes best of it

Alcohol permit delayed so restaurant makes best of it

When a paperwork glitch delayed Smokin Fins restaurant in Idaho Falls in getting its alcohol permit, the owners didn’t panic.  They turned the delay into a community event to support local efforts to prevent drunk driving. The restaurant began 25 percent of its beverage sales to People Against Impaired Driving (PAID). The local nonprofit isRead more about Alcohol permit delayed so restaurant makes best of it[…]

Eh… yes, customers wait for hours to enjoy Slutty Vegan

Eh… yes, customers wait for hours to enjoy Slutty Vegan

This idea-turned-food-truck-turned-restaurant in Atlanta is truly an overnight success.  Now its raving fans line up around the block to order from its “approachable” vegan menu. Oh, the name is catchy, too.  The Slutty Vegan is a name hard to forget — even if some folks have reservations saying it! But founder “Pinky” says it’s allRead more about Eh… yes, customers wait for hours to enjoy Slutty Vegan[…]

Latest HomePage Hero: 3 Brothers Diner, Grove City, Ohio

Latest HomePage Hero: 3 Brothers Diner, Grove City, Ohio

Congratulations to 3 Brothers Diner of Grove City, Ohio for being Restaurant Product Finder’s latest Homepage Hero! Each month, RPF honors  independent foodservice operators as our home page feature photo.  So, we’re always looking for operators who are kicking it everyday with awesome food.  Drop us a line if  you have a nominee. Check out theRead more about Latest HomePage Hero: 3 Brothers Diner, Grove City, Ohio[…]

Restaurant product sample requests and more a click away

Restaurant product sample requests and more a click away

Product sample requests and other information are now easy to make on Restaurant Product Finder. There are simple checkboxes if you’d like a sample, rebate info or want somebody to contact you if you find a product of interest.  RPF then directs your request directly to the manufacturer! You can even request info from acrossRead more about Restaurant product sample requests and more a click away[…]