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Two iconic hot dog stands are catching some of the buzz over this year’s baseball playoffs by waging a snarky Twitter battle over whose city has the better team—and taste in dogs.
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The growing fast casual has hired a former CEO of Universal Studios Hollywood.

business men secrets
Noise about the election drowned out revelations about restaurants' surprising roles.
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When it comes to restaurant managers, compensation can be tricky. Advice Guy discusses the ins and outs of bonuses and whether they’re an efficient compensation structure.  

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Sharing servers' tips with back-of-the-house staff led to a lawsuit and a Department of Labor agreement.

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Most of us don’t need to lick an electrical outlet to realize it’s dumb. But that class of assumptive learning often escapes people who work and eat in restaurants.

In This Issue

rb october 2016 cover

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Recent concept developments and menu and consumer data shifts show that Indian cuisine has potential to expand in the U.S.
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Pumpkin spice, a favorite flavor of latte fans, is now trending on cocktail lists.

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Domino's and Del Taco post numbers suggesting they've dodged the worst of it.
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The former Noodles & Company exec is slated to help the chicken chain spur growth.
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The brand’s parent named Joe’s Crab Shack’s former president to the post.
sunrise burger
Chili’s Grill & Bar may have been founded in 1975 by a group of “hamburger hippies,” but a few culinary tweaks are reinventing those tastes for today’s customers.
modern market dessert pizza
While the idea of a dessert pizza isn’t unique, Modern Market created a sweet offering that fit with its mission to serve craveable yet nutritional foods.