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Ahold and European Insurer Settle on Liability Coverage

ZAANDAM, The Netherlands - Ahold, the beleaguered Dutch multinational retailer, announced today that it has settled a dispute with insurer AIG Europe over...

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You've switched to 4-week accounting periods. You're using the Uniform System of Accounts for Restaurants. You're even taking inventories and calculating prime costs on a weekly basis. So why do the other "numbers" on your P&L still look screwy?

During my time as Chairman of the National Restaurant Association, I worked - and continue to work - in fulfilling the platform I outlined: Raising the bar...

COLUMBIA, MD - James L. Miller, the former chairman and ceo of U.S. Foodservice Inc., is suing the company for $10 million in damages, saying the company...

Corkage fees charged by restaurateurs to uncork, decant and serve a customer's bottle of wine have soared to upwards of $50 in America's most popular dining spots. This is creating a controversy that has some people popping their corks.

RICHMOND, VA - Performance Food Group Com. (Nasdaq:PFGC) announced that it expects earnings for the fourth quarter of 2003 to be in the range of $0.24 to...

The restaurant and foodservice business is all about relationships. If the very end of the line is the relationship between the restaurant operator and his...

Staying in business for 130 years is easy once you commit yourself to your customers. After that, you can overcome the logistical difficulties of delivering...

Foodservice distributors and restaurants are expected to show healthy sales growth next year, according to a report issued earlier this month by Pembroke...

After poring through economic, industry and consumer trends and statistics, Technomic, Inc., the Chicago-based foodservice industry analyst, concluded that...