minneapolis public schools native american food
Converging trends support the emergence of American Indian foods.

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Parent company Fiesta Restaurant Group has reached into fine-dining for its new chief.
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The menu change is the chain’s latest attempt to use value as a draw.
tax money
A stepped-up effort to catch tax cheats is posing a new but temporary challenge for restaurants.

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Mayor Ed Murray is touting the dual benefits of combating obesity and raising funds for education.

In This Issue

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work timesheet
The state is the latest jurisdiction to take up so-called secure-scheduling rules.
evolution fresh bottle veggie piezza
The coffee giant will keep its cold-press juice business, but solely as a retail brand.

peter romeo
Restaurateurs learned their world truly is shrinking, but they can't readily say the same about delivery concerns.
buffet steam table

Advice Guy consults an equipment expert to discuss why thermostatic control for steam tables is preferable to manual settings. 

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This latest openings roundup includes a new prototype from Panda Express, a counter-service steakhouse and the newest concept from Jean-Georges Vongerichten.
business men fight
Sometimes the gloves come off in restaurant marketing campaigns. Here are a few of the standout brawls.
assorted spices
To perk up customers’ palates and inspire a kitchen staff bored with winter ingredients, add a spicy dish or two to the lineup.