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Women dominate the restaurant workforce, except at the top

Wide-ranging new research from the National Restaurant Association highlights gaps between companies’ diversity efforts and employees’ perception of them. That includes companies’ own reporting of the makeup of its workforce.

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Association debuts landmark DEI research and DEI development framework

The research measures the diversity, equity and inclusion environment in the hospitality industry and how it is impacting retention rates.

The judge who effectively killed the standard says employers and regulators need time to adjust to his decision.

A new assistance pool is intended to reassure baristas that pro-union activity won't cost them income.

Fast-growing online ordering company Lunchbox cut 33% of its staff after raising $70 million since 2020, joining a growing list of other restaurant tech companies to do so.

A survey found that 4% are even laying off workers because of pay rates and fears of a recession.

The cutbacks are part of the c-store giant's $21 billion acquisition of Speedway in 2021.

Starbucks Workers United said the milestone vote came at a location in Cleveland, 11 months after the unionization effort began.

The decision will require full-service restaurants to pay servers and bartenders the full minimum wage. It also requires most employers to provide paid sick leave.

Union supporters say the burrito brand is trying to thwart the organizing effort. Chipotle says it just can't find enough staff to maintain operations.

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